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Final Report: UQ00042 - Professorial Chair in Crop Science

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The program of research for this Chair in Crop Science focused on novel integrated systems modelling approaches for grain crop improvement... Experiments have been conducted in the new lysimetry platform to explore the physiology and genetics of key drought adaptive traits, such as transpiration efficiency and carbohydrate partitioning among organs... Chenu, K., Chapman, S.C., Tardieu, F., McLean, G., Welcker, C., and Hammer, G.L. (2009) Simulating the yield impacts of organ-level quantitative trait loci associated with drought response in maize - A "gene-to-phenotype" modeling approach...
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