Selected Publications

Ford, E.D., Cocke, A., Horton, L., Fellner, M., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2008) Estimation, variation and importance of leaf curvature in Zea mays hybrids. Agric. For. Meteorol. 148:1598-1610. [download]

Rodriguez, R.J., Henson, J., Van Volkenburgh, E., Hoy, M., Wright, L., Beckwith, F., Kim, Y.-o., Redman, R.S. (2008) Stress tolerance in plants via habitat-adapted symbiosis. ISME J. 2:404-416. [download]

Fellner, M., Ford, E.D., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2006) Development of erect leaves in a modern maize hybrid is associated with reduced responsiveness to auxin and light of young seedlings in vitro. Plant Signaling & Behavior. 1(4): 204-211. [download]

Brenner, E.D., Stahlberg, R., Mancuso, S., Vivanco, J., Baluska, F., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2006) Plant neurobiology: an integrated view of plant signaling. TRENDS in Plant Science. 11:413-419. [download]

Stahlberg, R., Stephens, N.R., Cleland, R.E., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2006a) Shade-induced action potentials in Helianthus annuus L. originate primarily from the epicotyl. Plant Signaling & Behavior. 1:15-22. [download]

Stahlberg, R., Cleland, R.E., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2006b) Slow wave potentials – a propagating electrical signal unique to higher plants. In Communication in Plants, F. Baluska, S.Mancuso, D.Volkmann (eds.) Springer, Berlin.

Stahlberg, R., Cleland, R.E., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2005) Decrement and amplification of slow wave potentials during their propagation in Helianthus annuus L. shoots. Planta. 220:550-558. [download]

Shabala, S., Shabala, L., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2005) Effect of divalent cations on ion fluxes and leaf photochemistry in salinized barley leaves. J. Exptl. Bot. 56:1369-1378.

Stiles, K.A., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2004) Role of K+ in leaf growth: K+ uptake is required for light-stimulated H+ efflux but not solute accumulation. Plant Cell and Environment. 27:315-325. [download]

Shabala, S., Shabala, L., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2003) Effect of calcium on root development and root ion fluxes in salinised barley seedlings. Funct. Plant Biology. 30: 507-514.

Fellner, M., Horton, L.A., Cocke, A.E., Stephens, N.R., Ford, E.D., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2003) Light interacts with auxin during leaf elongation and leaf angle development in young corn seedlings. Planta. 216: 366-376. [download]

Bultynck, L., Fiorani, F., Van Volkenburgh, E., Lambers, H. (2003) Epidermal cell division and cell elongation in two Aegilops species with contrasting leaf elongation rates. Funct. Plant Biology. 30: 425-432.

Stiles, K.A., McClintick, A., Van Volkenburgh, E. (2003) A development gradient in the mechanism of K+ uptake during light-stimulated leaf growth in Nicotiana tabacum L. Planta. 217: 587-596.

Van Volkenburgh, E. (1999) Leaf expansion – an integrated plant behavior. Plant Cell and Environment. 22: 1463-1473. [download]