A Questioning Life: The Hows and Whys in the Application of Plant Science
Publisher: Universtiy of Greenwich
Chris Atkinson is a plant scientist at the Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich and currently carries out research and teaching in crop science and its application to agriculture and horticulture. Chris’s early career saw him working for Unilever Ltd. an... View more
Atkinson, C.J., Brennan, R.M. and Jones, H.G. (2013). Declining chilling and its impact on temperate perennial crops. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 91, 48-62.
Atkinson, C.J., Davies, W.J. and Mansfield, T.A. (1989). Changes in stomatal conductance of intact ageing wheat leaves in response to abscisic acid. Journal of Experimental Botany, 40, 1021-1028.
Atkinson, C.J., Davies, M.J., Taylor, J.M. and Longbottom, H. (2013). Linking ascorbic acid production in Ribes nigrum with fruit development and changes in sources and sinks. Annals of Botany, 111, 703-712.
Atkinson, C.J. and Denne, M.P. (1988). Reactivation of vessel production in ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) trees. Annals of Botany, 61, 679-688.
Atkinson, C.J., Dodds, P.A.A., Y.Y. Ford, Le Mière, J., Taylor, J.M. Blake, P.S. and Paul, N. (2006). Effects of cultivar, fruit number and reflected photosynthetically active radiation on Fragaria x ananassa productivity and fruit ellagic acid and ascorbic acid concentration. Annals of Botany, 97 (3), 429-441.
Atkinson, C.J. and Else, M.A. (2001). Understanding how rootstocks dwarf fruit trees. The Compact Fruit Tree, 34 (2) 46-49.
Atkinson, C.J. and Else, M.A. (2012). Hydraulic conductivity and PAT determine hierarchical resource partitioning and ramet development along Fragaria stolons. Journal of Experimental Botany, 63, 5093-5104. DOI: 10.1093/jxb/ers155.
Atkinson, C.J., Else, M.A. Taylor, L. and Dover, C.J. (2003). Root and stem hydraulic conductivity as determinants of growth potential in grafted trees of apple (Malus pumila Mill.). Journal of Experimental Botany, 54, 1221-1229.
Atkinson, C.J., Else, M.A., Taylor, L. and Webster, A.D. (2001). The rootstock graft union: A contribution to the hydraulics on the worked fruit tree. Acta Horticulturae, 55, 117- 122.
Atkinson, C.J., Else, M.A, Stankiewicz, A. and Webster, A.D. (2002). The effects of phloem girdling on the abscission of Prunus avium L. fruits. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology, 77, 22-27.