Plants and microclimate : a quantitative approach to environmental plant physiology [E-Book] / Hamlyn G. Jones, professor emeritus, Division of Plant Science, University of Dundee at the James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee, DD2 5DA, UK. and adjunct professor of plant biology, University of Western Australia.
Jones, Hamlyn G., (author)
Third edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014
1 online resource (xvii, 407 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Preface; Acknowledgements; Detailed glossary of symbols and abbreviations; 1. A quantitative approach to plant-environment interactions; 2. Radiation; 3. Heat, mass and momentum transfer; 4. Plant water relations; 5. Energy balance and evaporation; 6. Stomata; 7. Photosynthesis and respiration; 8. Light and plant development; 9. Temperature; 10. Drought and other abiotic stresses; 11. Other environmental factors: wind, altitude, climate change and pollutants; 12. Physiology and crop yield improvement; Appendices; References; Index.