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Spatially explicit simulation of land use/land cover changes:Current coverage and future prospects

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Ren, Y., Lu, Y., Comber, A., Fu, B., Harris, P. and Wu, L. 2019. Spatially explicit simulation of land use/land cover changes:Current coverage and future prospects. Earth-Science Reviews. 190, pp. 398-415.

Two common invertebrate predators show varying responses to different types of sentinel prey in a mesocosm study

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Cook, S. M. and Greenop, A. 2019. Two common invertebrate predators show varying responses to different types of sentinel prey in a mesocosm study. Journal of Applied Entomology.

Nitrogen use efficiency and nitrous oxide emissions from five UK fertilised grasslands

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Cardenas, L. M., Bhogal, A., Chadwick, D. R., McGeough, K., Misselbrook, T. H., Rees, R. M., Thorman, R. E., Watson, C. J., Williams, J. R., Smith, K. A. and Calvet,S. 2019. Nitrogen use efficiency and nitrous oxide emissions from five UK fertilised grasslands. Science of The Total Environment.

MSH2 is required for obligate crossover formation in wheat

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Ogle, D., Desjardins, S., Gutterman, I., Simmonds, J., Uauy, C., Kanyuka, K. and Higgins, J. D. 2019. MSH2 is required for obligate crossover formation in wheat. The Plant and Animal Genome XXVII Conference (PAG). San Diego, CA, USA 12 Jan 2019

The sources and dynamics of fine-grained sediment degrading the Freshwater Pearl Mussel (Margaritifera margaritifera) beds of the River Torridge, Devon, UK

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Pulley, S., Goubet, A., Mosser, I., Browning, S. and Collins, A. L. 2019. The sources and dynamics of fine-grained sediment degrading the Freshwater Pearl Mussel (Margaritifera margaritifera) beds of the River Torridge, Devon, UK. Science of The Total Environment. 657, pp. 420-434.

Implications of crop model ensemble size and composition for estimates of adaptation effects and agreement of recommendations

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Rodriguez, A., Ruiz-Ramos, M., Palosuo, T., Carter, T. R., Fronzek, S., Lorite, I. J., Ferrise, R., Pirttioja, N., Bindi, M., Baronowski, P., Buis, S., Cammarano, D., Chen, Y., Dumont, B., Ewert, F., Gaiser, T., Hlavinka, P., Hoffman, H., Hohn, J. G., Jurecka, F., Kersebaum, K. C., Krzyszczak, J., Lana, M., Mechiche-Alami, A., Minet, J., Montesino, M., Nendel, C., Porter, J. R, Ruget, F., Semenov, M. A., Steinmetz, Z., Stratonovitch, P., Supit, I., Tao, F., Trnka, M., de Wit, A. and Rotter, R. P. 2019. Implications of crop model ensemble size and composition for estimates of adaptation effects and agreement of recommendations . Agricultural and forest meteorology. 264, pp. 351-362.

Climate change impact and adaptation for wheat protein

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Asseng, S., Martre, P., Maiorano, A., Rotter, R. P., O'Leary, G. J., Fitzgerald, G. J., Girousse, C., Motzo, R., Giunta, F., Babar, M. A., Reynolds, M. P., Kheir, A. M. S., Thorburn, P. J., Ruane, A. C., Waha, K, Aggarwal, P. K., Ahmed, M., Balkovic, J., Basso, B., Biernath, C., Bindi, M., Cammarano, D., Challinor, A. J., De Sanctis, D., Dumont, B., Eyshi Rezaei, E., Fereres, E., Ferrise, R., Garcia-Vila, M., Gayler, S., Gao, Y., Horan, H., Hoggenboom, G., Izaurralde, R. C., Jabloun, M., Jones, C., Kassie, B. T., Kersebaum, K-C., Klein, C., Koehler, A-K., Liu, B., Minoli, S., San Martin, M. M., Muller, C., Kumar, S. N., Nendel, C., Olesen, J. E., Palosuo, T., Porter, J., Priesack, E., Ripoche, D., Semenov, M. A., Stöckle, C., Stratonovitch, P., Streck, T., Supit, I., Tao, F., Van der Velde, M., Wallach, D., Wang, E., Webber, H., Wolf, J., Xiao, L., Zhang, Z., Zhao, Z., Zhu, Y. and Ewert, F. 2019. Climate change impact and adaptation for wheat protein. Global Change Biology. 25, pp. 155-173.

Investigating the importance of recreational roads as a sediment source in a mountainous catchment using a fingerprinting procedure with different multivariate statistical techniques and a Bayesian un-mixing model

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Nosrati, K. and Collins, A. L. 2019. Investigating the importance of recreational roads as a sediment source in a mountainous catchment using a fingerprinting procedure with different multivariate statistical techniques and a Bayesian un-mixing model. Journal of Hydrology. 569, pp. 506-518.

A herbicide resistance risk matrix

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Moss, S. R., Ulber, L. and den Hoed, I. 2019. A herbicide resistance risk matrix. Crop Protection. 115 (January), pp. 13-19.

Sampling for disease absence-deriving informed monitoring from epidemic traits

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Bourhis, Y., Gottwald, T.R., Lopez-Ruiz, F.J., Patarapuwadol, S. and Van Den Bosch, F. 2019. Sampling for disease absence-deriving informed monitoring from epidemic traits. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 461, pp. 8-16.

A loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay for rapid and specific detection of airborne inoculum of Uromyces betae (sugar beet rust)

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Kaczmarek, A. M., King, K. M., West, J. S., Stevens, M., Sparkes, D. and Dickinson, M. 2019. A loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay for rapid and specific detection of airborne inoculum of Uromyces betae (sugar beet rust). Plant Disease.

Short-term air temperature forecasting using Nonparametric Functional Data Analysis and SARMA models

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Curceac, S., Ternynck, C., Ouarda, T. B. M. J, Chebana, F. and Niang, S. D. 2019. Short-term air temperature forecasting using Nonparametric Functional Data Analysis and SARMA models. Environmental Modelling & Software. 111, pp. 394-408.

A framework for the regional critical zone classification: the case of the Chinese Loess Plateau

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Lu, Y, Hu, J, Fu, B., Harris, P., Wu, L., Tong, X., Bai, Y. and Comber, A. J. 2019. A framework for the regional critical zone classification: the case of the Chinese Loess Plateau . National Science Review.

Comparison of ammonia emissions related to nitrogen use efficiency of livestock production in Europe

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Groenestein, C.M., Hutchings, N.J., Haenel, H.D., Amon, B., Menzi, H., Mikkelsen, M.H., Misselbrook, T. H., van Bruggen, C., Kupper, T. and Webb, J. 2019. Comparison of ammonia emissions related to nitrogen use efficiency of livestock production in Europe. Journal of Cleaner Production.

A high-resolution map of soil pH in China made by hybrid modelling of sparse soil data and environmental covariates and its implications for pollution

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Chen, S., Liang, Z., Webster, R., Zhang, G., Zhou, Y., Teng, H., Hi, B., Arrouays, D. and Shi, Z. 2019. A high-resolution map of soil pH in China made by hybrid modelling of sparse soil data and environmental covariates and its implications for pollution. Science of The Total Environment. 655, pp. 273-283.

Fate and transport of urea-N in a rain-fed ridge-furrow crop system with plastic mulch

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Guo, S., Jiang, R., Qu, H., Wang, Y., Misselbrook, T., Gunina, A. and Kuzyakov, Y. 2019. Fate and transport of urea-N in a rain-fed ridge-furrow crop system with plastic mulch . Soil & Tillage Research. 186, pp. 214-223.

Field scale temporal and spatial variability of δ13C, δ15N, TC and TN soil properties : Implications for sediment source tracing

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Collins, A. L., Burak, E., Harris, P., Pulley, S., Cardenas L. and Tang, Q. 2019. Field scale temporal and spatial variability of δ13C, δ15N, TC and TN soil properties : Implications for sediment source tracing. Geoderma. 333, pp. 108-122.

Assessment of empirical algorithms for bathymetry extraction using Sentinel-2 data

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Casal, G., Monteys, X., Hedley, J., Harris, P., Cahalane, C. and McCarthy, T. 2019. Assessment of empirical algorithms for bathymetry extraction using Sentinel-2 data. International Journal Of Remote Sensing.

Acrylamide in Food

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Halford, N. G. and Curtis, T. 2019. Acrylamide in Food. World Sci Publ Co Inc.

Quantifying the spatio-temporal drivers of planned vegetation restoration on ecosystem services at a large regional scale

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Liu, Y., Lu, Y., Fu, B-J., Harris, P. and Wu, L. 2019. Quantifying the spatio-temporal drivers of planned vegetation restoration on ecosystem services at a large regional scale. Science of The Total Environment. 650 (1), pp. 1029-1040.

Distance metric choice can both reduce and induce collinearity in geographically weighted regression

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Comber, A., Chi, K., Huy, M. Q., Nguyen, Q., Lu, B., Phe, H. H. and Harris, P. 2019. Distance metric choice can both reduce and induce collinearity in geographically weighted regression. Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science.

A simulation study on specifying a regression model for spatial data: choosing between heterogeneity and autocorrelation effects

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Harris, P. 2019. A simulation study on specifying a regression model for spatial data: choosing between heterogeneity and autocorrelation effects. Geographical Analysis .

Determining the sources of nutrient flux to water in headwater catchments: Examining the speciation balance to inform the targeting of mitigation measures

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Lloyd, C. E. M., Johnes, P. J., Freer, J. E., Carswell, A. M., Jones, J. I., Stirling, M. W., Hodgkinson, R. A., Richmond, C. and Collins, A. L. 2019. Determining the sources of nutrient flux to water in headwater catchments: Examining the speciation balance to inform the targeting of mitigation measures. Science of The Total Environment. 648, pp. 1179-1200.

Legislation governing genetically modified (GM) and genome edited crops in Europe: The need for change

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Halford, N. G. 2019. Legislation governing genetically modified (GM) and genome edited crops in Europe: The need for change. Journal Of The Science Of Food And Agriculture. 99 (1), pp. 8-12.

The importance of scale in spatially varying coefficient modelling

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Murakami, D., Lu, B., Harris, P., Brunsdon, C., Charlton, M., Nakaya, T. and Griffith, D. A. 2019. The importance of scale in spatially varying coefficient modelling. Annals of the Association of American Geographers.

When multi-functional landscape meets critical zone science: advancing multi-disciplinary research for sustainable human well-being

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Luo, Y., Lu, Y., Fu, B., Harris, P., Wu, L. and Comber, A. 2019. When multi-functional landscape meets critical zone science: advancing multi-disciplinary research for sustainable human well-being. National Science Review.

Relating soil C and organic matter fractions to structural stability

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Jensen, J. L., Schjonning, P., Watts, C. W., Christensen, B. T., Peltre, C. and Munkholm, L. 2019. Relating soil C and organic matter fractions to structural stability. Geoderma. 337 (1 March), pp. 834-843.

Laminitis in dairy goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) on a low-forage diet

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Groenevelt, M., Anzuino, K., Cahalan, S. D., Hunt, N., Lee, M. R. F. and Grogono-Thomas, R. 2018. Laminitis in dairy goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) on a low-forage diet. Veterinary Record Case Report. (6), p. e000652.

Using virulence mutants to Identify Avr genes in the wheat stem rust fungus, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici

Conference poster

Upadhyaya, N. M., Ortiz, D., Chen, J., Ellis, J., Li, F., Mago, R., Kanyuka, K., Figueroa, M., Park, R. F. and Dodds, P. 2018. Using virulence mutants to Identify Avr genes in the wheat stem rust fungus, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici. International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP) 2018. Boston, USA 29 Jul 2018 Amer Phytopathological Soc.

Replacing a permanent pasture and its effect in the first year on a commercial dairy farm

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Rivero-Viera, J., Orr, R. J., Coumbe, J., Willson, B., Evans, J. and Lee, M. R. F. 2018. Replacing a permanent pasture and its effect in the first year on a commercial dairy farm. Agro Sur. 46 (1), pp. 3-12.

Creating productive diverse grassland for multi-ecosystem services: an example of agri-environment schemes policies driven by science in United Kingdom

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Beaumont, D. A., Griffith, B. A., Dunn, R. M., Orr, R. J., Rivero-Viera, J., Woodcock, B., Pywell, R. and Tallowin, J. R. B. 2018. Creating productive diverse grassland for multi-ecosystem services: an example of agri-environment schemes policies driven by science in United Kingdom. Agro Sur. 46 (2), pp. 3-5.

Water stress in maize production in the drylands of the Loess Plateau

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Zhu, W., Li, H.J., Qu, H.C., Wang, Y.L., Misselbrook, T., Li, X. and Jiang, R. 2018. Water stress in maize production in the drylands of the Loess Plateau. Vadose Zone Journal. 17 (1).

Bed and suspended sediment-associated rare earth element concentrations and fluxes in a polluted Brazilian river system

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da Silva, Y., Nascimento, C., da Silva, Y., Amorim, F., Singh, V. and Collins, A. L. 2018. Bed and suspended sediment-associated rare earth element concentrations and fluxes in a polluted Brazilian river system . Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25 (34), pp. 34426-34437.

A new method to trace colloid transport pathways in macroporous soils using X‐ray computed tomography and fluorescence macrophotography

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Soto-Gomez, D., Perez‐Rodriguez, P., Vazquez Juiz, L., Lopez‐Periago, J. E. and Paradelo, M. 2018. A new method to trace colloid transport pathways in macroporous soils using X‐ray computed tomography and fluorescence macrophotography. European Journal Of Soil Science.

Europe’s first and last field trial of gene-edited plants?

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Faure, J-D. and Napier, J. A. 2018. Europe’s first and last field trial of gene-edited plants? eLife. 7 (e42379).

Insect population trends and the IUCN Red List process

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Fox, R., Harrower, C.A., Bell, J. R., Shortall, C. R., Middlebrook, I. and Wilson, R.J. 2018. Insect population trends and the IUCN Red List process. Journal of Insect Conservation.

Identification and functional analysis of two P450 enzymes of Gossypium hirsutum involved in DMNT and TMTT biosynthesis

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Liu, D., Huang, X., Jing, W., An, X., Zhang, Q., Zhang, H., Zhou, J-J., Zhang, Y. and Guo, Y. 2018. Identification and functional analysis of two P450 enzymes of Gossypium hirsutum involved in DMNT and TMTT biosynthesis. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 16 (2), pp. 581-590.

Odorant receptors and odorant-binding proteins as insect pest control targets: a comparative analysis

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Venthur, H. and Zhou, J-J. 2018. Odorant receptors and odorant-binding proteins as insect pest control targets: a comparative analysis. Frontiers in Physiology. 9, p. 01163.

Pyrolysis temperature during biochar production alters its subsequent utilization by microorganisms in an acid arable soil

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Luo, Y., Dungait, J. A. J., Zhao, X., Brookes, P. C., Durenkamp, M., Li, G. and Lin, Q. 2018. Pyrolysis temperature during biochar production alters its subsequent utilization by microorganisms in an acid arable soil. Land Degradation & Development. 29 (7), pp. 2183-2188.

The potential for production of high quality bio-coal from early harvested Miscanthus by hydrothermal carbonisation

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Smith, A. M., Whittaker, C., Shield, I. F. and Ross, A. B. 2018. The potential for production of high quality bio-coal from early harvested Miscanthus by hydrothermal carbonisation. Fuel. 220 (15 May), pp. 546-557.

Intercropping flowering plants in maize systems increases pollinator diversity

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Norris, S. L., Blackshaw, R. P., Critchley, C. N. R., Dunn, R. M., Smith, K. E., Williams, J., Randall, N. P. and Murray, P. J. 2018. Intercropping flowering plants in maize systems increases pollinator diversity. Agricultural and Forest Entomology. 20 (2), pp. 246-254.

Fungal G-protein-coupled receptors: mediators of pathogenesis and targets for disease control

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Brown, N. A., Schrevens, S., Van Dijck, P. and Goldman, G. H. 2018. Fungal G-protein-coupled receptors: mediators of pathogenesis and targets for disease control. Nature Microbiology. 3 (4), pp. 402-414.

Attribution of explanatory factors for change in soil organic carbon density in the native grasslands of Inner Mongolia, China

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Jin, D., Murray, P. J., Xin, X., Qin, Y., Chen, B., Qing, G., Zhang, Z. and Yan, R. 2018. Attribution of explanatory factors for change in soil organic carbon density in the native grasslands of Inner Mongolia, China. Journal of Arid Land. 10 (3), pp. 375-387.

Using epidemiological principles to explain fungicide resistance management tactics: why do mixtures outperform alternations?

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Elderfield, J. A. D., Lopez-Ruiz, F. J., Van Den Bosch, F. and Cunniffe, N. J. 2018. Using epidemiological principles to explain fungicide resistance management tactics: why do mixtures outperform alternations? Phytopathology. 108 (7), pp. 803-817.

Stress and sexual reproduction affect the dynamics of the wheat pathogen effector AvrStb6 and strobilurin resistance

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Kema, G. H. J., Mirzadi Gohari, A., Aouini, L., Gibriel, H. A. Y., Ware, S. B., Van Den Bosch, F., Manning-Smith, R., Alonso-Chavez, V., Helps, J., Ben M’Barek, S., Mehrabi, R., Diaz-Trujillo, C., Zamani, E., Schouten, H. J., Van Der Lee, T. A. J., Waalwijk, C., de Waard, M. A., de Wit, P. J. G. M., Verstappen, E. C. P., Thomma, B. P. H. J., Meijer, H. J. G. and Seidl, M.l F. 2018. Stress and sexual reproduction affect the dynamics of the wheat pathogen effector AvrStb6 and strobilurin resistance. Nature Genetics. 50 (3), pp. 375-380.

Sensilla Morphology and Complex Expression Pattern of Odorant Binding Proteins in the Vetch Aphid Megoura viciae (Hemiptera: Aphididae)

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Bruno, D., Grossi, G., Salvia, R., Scala, A., Farina, D., Grimaldi, A., Zhou, J-J., Bufo, S. A., Vogel, H., Grosse-Wilde, E., Hansson, B. S. and Falabella, P. 2018. Sensilla Morphology and Complex Expression Pattern of Odorant Binding Proteins in the Vetch Aphid Megoura viciae (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Frontiers in Physiology. 9 (777).

Multiscale analyses on a massive immigration process of Sogatella furcifera (Horváth) in south-central China: influences of synoptic-scale meteorological conditions and topography

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Wu, Q.-L., Westbrook, J. K., Hu, G., Lu, M-H., Liu, W-C., Sword, G. A. and Zhai, B-P. 2018. Multiscale analyses on a massive immigration process of Sogatella furcifera (Horváth) in south-central China: influences of synoptic-scale meteorological conditions and topography. International Journal of Biometeorology. 62 (8), pp. 1389-1406.

Identifying when it is financially beneficial to increase or decrease fungicide dose as resistance develops

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Van Den Bosch, F., Lopez-Ruiz, F., Oliver, R., Paveley, N., Helps, J. and Van Den Berg, F. 2018. Identifying when it is financially beneficial to increase or decrease fungicide dose as resistance develops. Plant Pathology. 67 (3), pp. 549-560.

Expressional and functional comparisons of two general odorant binding proteins in Agrotis ipsilon

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Huang, G-Z., Liu, J-T., Zhou, J-J., Wang, Q., Dong, J-Z., Zhang, Y-J., Li, X-C., Li, J. and Gu, S-H. 2018. Expressional and functional comparisons of two general odorant binding proteins in Agrotis ipsilon. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 98 (July), pp. 34-47.

Does selenium-enriched flour increase plasma selenium levels? Plan for a randomised controlled trial

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Lochlainn, M. N., Whelan, K., Bowyer, R. C. E., Stroud, J. L. and Steves, C. J. 2018. Does selenium-enriched flour increase plasma selenium levels? Plan for a randomised controlled trial. Age And Ageing. 47 (Suppl. 2), pp. ii15-ii18.

Straw incorporation increases crop yield and soil organic carbon sequestration but varies under different natural conditions and farming practices in China: a system analysis

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Han, X., Xu, C., Dungait, J. A. J., Bol, R., Wang, X., Wu, W. and Meng, F. 2018. Straw incorporation increases crop yield and soil organic carbon sequestration but varies under different natural conditions and farming practices in China: a system analysis. Biogeosciences. 15 (7), pp. 1933-1946.

Factors Affecting Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Grain Yield of Summer Maize on Smallholder Farms in the North China Plain

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Chen, G., Cao, H., Liang, J., Ma, W., Guo, L., Zhang, S., Jiang, R., Zhang, H., Goulding, K. W. T. and Zhang, F. 2018. Factors Affecting Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Grain Yield of Summer Maize on Smallholder Farms in the North China Plain. Sustainability. 10 (2), p. 363.

Suitability of brachiaria grass as a trap crop for management of Chilo partellus

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Cheruiyot, D., Midega, C. A.O., Van Den Berg, J., Pickett, J. A. and Khan, Z. R. 2018. Suitability of brachiaria grass as a trap crop for management of Chilo partellus. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 166 (2), pp. 139-148.

Soil microbial populations in deep floodplain soils are adapted to infrequent but regular carbon substrate addition

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Cressey, E. L., Dungait, J. A. J., Jones, D. L., Nicholas, A. P. and Quine, T. A. 2018. Soil microbial populations in deep floodplain soils are adapted to infrequent but regular carbon substrate addition. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 122, pp. 60-70.

Quantifying Network Dynamics and Information Flow Across Chinese Social Media During the African Ebola Outbreak

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Feng, S., Hossain, L., Crawford, J. W. and Bossomaier, T. 2018. Quantifying Network Dynamics and Information Flow Across Chinese Social Media During the African Ebola Outbreak. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 12 (1), pp. 26-37.

Occurrence of Puccinia spp. spores in Madeira Island and their phytopathological importance

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Camacho, I., Leça, R., Sardinha, D., Camacho, R. and Sadyś, M. 2018. Occurrence of Puccinia spp. spores in Madeira Island and their phytopathological importance. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 150 (4), pp. 955-969.

Nitrogen fertiliser replacement values for organic amendments appear to increase with N application rates

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Hijbeek, R., Ten Berge, H. F. M., Whitmore, A. P., Barkusky, D., Schröder, J. J. and Van Ittersum, M. K. 2018. Nitrogen fertiliser replacement values for organic amendments appear to increase with N application rates. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 110 (1), pp. 105-115.

Natural and anthropogenic forcing of Holocene lake ecosystem development at Lake Uddelermeer (The Netherlands)

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Engels, S., van Oostrom, R., Cherli, C., Dungait, J. A. J., Jansen, B., van Aken, J. M., van Geel, B. and Visser, P. M. 2018. Natural and anthropogenic forcing of Holocene lake ecosystem development at Lake Uddelermeer (The Netherlands). Journal Of Paleolimnology. 59 (3), pp. 329-347.

More on midges

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Reynolds, A. M. 2018. More on midges. IOP Publishing.

Migration and leaching characteristics of base cation: indicating environmental effects on soil alkalinity in a karst area

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Ma, M., Gao, Y., Song, X., Green, S. M., Xiong, B., Dungait, J. A. J., Peng, T., Quine, T. A., Wen, X. and He, N. 2018. Migration and leaching characteristics of base cation: indicating environmental effects on soil alkalinity in a karst area. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25 (21), pp. 20899-20910.

Major research prize awarded to wheat researchers

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Shewry, P. R. 2018. Major research prize awarded to wheat researchers. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 16 (4), pp. 831-831.

Impact of elevated precipitation, nitrogen deposition and warming on soil respiration in a temperate desert

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Yue, P., Cui, X., Gong, Y., Li, K., Goulding, K. W. T. and Liu, X. 2018. Impact of elevated precipitation, nitrogen deposition and warming on soil respiration in a temperate desert. Biogeosciences. 15 (7), pp. 2007-2019.

Identification of novel bioinspired synthetic mosquito repellents by combined ligand-based screening and OBP-structure-based molecular docking

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Thireou, T., Kythreoti, G., Tsitsanou, K. E., Koussis, K., Drakou, C. E., Kinnersley, J., Kröber, T., Guerin, P. M., Zhou, J-J., Iatrou, K., Eliopoulos, E. and Zographos, S. E. 2018. Identification of novel bioinspired synthetic mosquito repellents by combined ligand-based screening and OBP-structure-based molecular docking. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 98 (July), pp. 48-61.

Estimating the variance for heterogeneity in arm-based network meta-analysis

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Piepho, H.-P., Madden, L. V., Roger, J., Payne, R. W. and Williams, E. R. 2018. Estimating the variance for heterogeneity in arm-based network meta-analysis. Pharmaceutical Statistics. 17 (3), pp. 264-277.

Enhanced-efficiency fertilizers are not a panacea for resolving the nitrogen problem

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Li, T., Zhang, W., Yin, J., Chadwick, D. R., Norse, D., Lu, Y., Liu, X., Chen, X., Zhang, F., Powlson, D. S. and Dou, Z. 2018. Enhanced-efficiency fertilizers are not a panacea for resolving the nitrogen problem. Global Change Biology. 24 (2), pp. e511-e521.

Differences in bacterial composition between men’s and women’s restrooms and other common areas within a public building

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Dobbler, P. C. T., Laureano, Á. M., Sarzi, D. S., Cañón, E. R. P., Metz, G. F., de Freitas, A. S., Takagaki, B. M., D´Oliveira, C.B., Pylro, V. S., Copetti, A.C., Victoria, F., Redmile-Gordon, M. A., Morais, D. K. and Roesch, L. F. W. 2018. Differences in bacterial composition between men’s and women’s restrooms and other common areas within a public building. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 111 (4), pp. 551-561.

Dew point temperature affects ascospore release of allergenic genus Leptosphaeria

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Sadyś, M., Kaczmarek, J., Grinn-Gofron, A., Rodinkova, V., Prikhodko, A., Bilous, E., Strzelczak, A., Herbert, R. J. and Jedryczka, M. 2018. Dew point temperature affects ascospore release of allergenic genus Leptosphaeria. International Journal of Biometeorology. 62 (6), pp. 979-990.

Aliphatic Hydrocarbon Enhances Phenanthrene Degradation by Autochthonous Prokaryotic Communities from a Pristine Seawater

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Rodrigues, E. M., Morais, D. K., Pylro, V. S., Redmile-Gordon, M. A., de Oliveira, J. A., Roesch, L. F. W., Cesar, D. E. and Tótola, M. R. 2018. Aliphatic Hydrocarbon Enhances Phenanthrene Degradation by Autochthonous Prokaryotic Communities from a Pristine Seawater. Microbial Ecology. 75 (3), pp. 688-700.

Seeds of change

G - Articles in popular magazines and other technical publications

Watts, S. R. 2018. Seeds of change. Archant Community Media Ltd.

Rothamsted Long-term experiments : guide to the classical and other long-term experiments, datasets and sample archive

E - Books edited/written by staff member, alone/with others

Macdonald, A. J., Poulton, P. R., Clark, I. M., Scott, T., Glendining, M. J., Perryman, S. A. M., Storkey, J., Bell, J. R., Shield, I. F., Mcmillan, V. E. and Hawkins, J. M. B. Macdonald, A. J. (ed.) 2018. Rothamsted Long-term experiments : guide to the classical and other long-term experiments, datasets and sample archive. Rothamsted Research, Harpenden.

Dry matter losses and quality changes during short rotation coppice willow storage in chip or rod form

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Whittaker, C., Yates, N. E., Powers, S. J., Misselbrook, T. H. and Shield, I. F. 2018. Dry matter losses and quality changes during short rotation coppice willow storage in chip or rod form. Biomass & Bioenergy. 112, pp. 29-36.

Reviewing research priorities in weed ecology, evolution and management: a horizon scan

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Neve, P., Barney, J. N., Buckley, Y., Cousens, R. D., Graham, S., Jordan, N. R., Lawton‐Rauh, A., Liebman, M., Mesgaran, M. B., Schut, M., Shaw, J., Storkey, J., Baraibar, B., Baucom, R. S., Chalak, M., Childs, D. Z., Christensen, S., Eizenberg, H., Fernández‐Quintanilla, C., French, K., Harsch, M., Heijting, S., Harrison, L., Loddo, D., Macel, M., Maczey, N., Merotto, A., Mortensen, D., Necajeva, J., Peltzer, D. A., Recasens, J., Renton, M., Riemens, M., Sønderskov, M. and Williams, M. 2018. Reviewing research priorities in weed ecology, evolution and management: a horizon scan. Weed Research. 58 (4), pp. 250-258.

The importance of long‐term experiments in agriculture: their management to ensure continued crop production and soil fertility; the Rothamsted experience

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Johnston, A. E. and Poulton, P. R. 2018. The importance of long‐term experiments in agriculture: their management to ensure continued crop production and soil fertility; the Rothamsted experience. European Journal of Soil Science. 69 (1), pp. 113-125.

Non‐target site SDHI resistance is present as standing genetic variation in field populations of Zymoseptoria tritici

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Yamashita, M. and Fraaije, B. A. 2018. Non‐target site SDHI resistance is present as standing genetic variation in field populations of Zymoseptoria tritici. Pest Management Science. 74 (3), pp. 672-681.

The tethered flight technique as a tool for studying life‐history strategies associated with migration in insects

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Minter, M., Pearson, A. J., Lim, K. S., Wilson, K., Chapman, J. W. and Jones, C. M. 2018. The tethered flight technique as a tool for studying life‐history strategies associated with migration in insects. Ecological Entomology. 43 (4).

Tracing of particulate organic C sources across the terrestrial-aquatic continuum, a case study at the catchment scale (Carminowe Creek, southwest England)

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Glendell, M., Jones, R., Dungait, J. A. J., Meusburger, K., Schwendel, A. C., Barclay, R., Barker, S., Haley, S., Quine, T. A. and Meersmans, J. 2018. Tracing of particulate organic C sources across the terrestrial-aquatic continuum, a case study at the catchment scale (Carminowe Creek, southwest England). Science of the Total Environment. 616-617 (March), pp. 1077-1088.

Comparison of the dietary fibre composition of old and modern durum wheat (Triticum turgidum spp. durum) genotypes

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

De Santis, M. A., Kosik, O., Passmore, D., Flagella, Z., Shewry, P. R. and Lovegrove, A. 2018. Comparison of the dietary fibre composition of old and modern durum wheat (Triticum turgidum spp. durum) genotypes. Food Chemistry. 244, pp. 304-310.

A climate-adapted push-pull system effectively controls fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J E Smith), in maize in East Africa

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Midega, C. A. O., Pittchar, J. O., Pickett, J. A., Hailu, G. W. and Khan, Z. R. 2018. A climate-adapted push-pull system effectively controls fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J E Smith), in maize in East Africa. Crop Protection. 105, pp. 10-15.

Willow: Then and now

D1 - Technical reports: non-confidential

Macalpine, W. J. 2018. Willow: Then and now. Rothamsted Research.

Participatory evaluation guides the development and selection of farmers’ preferred rice varieties for salt- and flood-affected coastal deltas of South and Southeast Asia

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Burman, D., Maji, B., Singh, Sudhanshu, Mandal, Subhasis, Sarangi, Sukanta K., Bandyopadhyay, B. K., Bal, A. R., Sharma, D. K., Krishnamurthy, S. L., Singh, H. N., delosReyes, A. S., Villanueva, D., Paris, T., Singh, U. S., Haefele, S. M. and Ismail, Abdelbagi M. 2018. Participatory evaluation guides the development and selection of farmers’ preferred rice varieties for salt- and flood-affected coastal deltas of South and Southeast Asia. Field Crops Research. 220, pp. 67-77.

Measuring the effectiveness of management interventions at regional scales by integrating ecological monitoring and modelling

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Freckleton, R. P., Hicks, H. L., Comont, D., Crook, L., Hull, R. I., Neve, P. and Childs, D. Z. 2018. Measuring the effectiveness of management interventions at regional scales by integrating ecological monitoring and modelling. Pest Management Science.

Auxin molecular field maps define AUX1 selectivity: many auxin herbicides are not substrates

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Hoyerova, K., Hosek, P., Quareshy, M., Li, J., Klima, P., Kubes, M., Yemm, A. A., Neve, P., Tripathi, A., Bennett, M. J. and Napier, R. M. 2018. Auxin molecular field maps define AUX1 selectivity: many auxin herbicides are not substrates. New Phytologist. 217 (4), pp. 1625-1639.

Ongoing changes in migration phenology and winter residency at Bracken Bat Cave

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Stepanian, P. M. and Wainwright, C. E. 2018. Ongoing changes in migration phenology and winter residency at Bracken Bat Cave. Global Change Biology.

The short-term effects of nitrification inhibitors on the abundance and expression of ammonia and nitrite oxidizers in a long-term field experiment comparing land management

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Fu, Q. L., Clark, I. M., Zhu, J., Hu, H. Q. and Hirsch, P. R. 2018. The short-term effects of nitrification inhibitors on the abundance and expression of ammonia and nitrite oxidizers in a long-term field experiment comparing land management. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 54 (1), pp. 163-172.

Old meets new: most probable number validation of metagenomic and metatranscriptomic datasets in soil

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Mauchline, T. H., Hayat, R., Clark, I. M. and Hirsch, P. R. 2018. Old meets new: most probable number validation of metagenomic and metatranscriptomic datasets in soil. Letters in Applied Microbiology. 66 (1), pp. 14-18.

Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assays for rapid detection of Pyrenopeziza brassicae (light leaf spot of brassicas)

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

King, K. M., Krivova, V., Canning, G. G. M., Hawkins, N. J., Kaczmarek, A. M., Perryman, S. A. M., Dyer, P. S., Fraaije, B. A. and West, J. S. 2018. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assays for rapid detection of Pyrenopeziza brassicae (light leaf spot of brassicas). Plant Pathology. 67 (1), pp. 167-174.

Impact of microbial activity on the leaching of soluble N forms in soil

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Carswell, A. M., Hill, P. W., Jones, D. L., Blackwell, M. S. A., Johnes, P. J., Dixon, E. R. and Chadwick, D. R. 2018. Impact of microbial activity on the leaching of soluble N forms in soil. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 54 (1), pp. 21-25.

Does repeated biochar incorporation induce further soil priming effect?

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Luo, Y., Lin, Q. M., Durenkamp, M. and Kuzyakov, Y. 2018. Does repeated biochar incorporation induce further soil priming effect? Journal of Soils and Sediments. 18 (1), pp. 128-135.

Atmospheric ammonia concentration modulates soil enzyme and microbial activity in an oak forest affecting soil microbial biomass

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Lopez-Aizpun, M., Arango-Mora, C., Santamaria, C., Lasheras, E., Santamaria, J. M., Ciganda, V. S., Cardenas, L. M. and Elustondo, D. 2018. Atmospheric ammonia concentration modulates soil enzyme and microbial activity in an oak forest affecting soil microbial biomass. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 116, pp. 378-387.

Fate of 15N-labelled ammonium nitrate with or without the new nitrification inhibitor DMPSA in an irrigated maize crop

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Guardia, G., Vallejo, A., Cardenas, L. M., Dixon, E. R. and García-Marco, S. 2018. Fate of 15N-labelled ammonium nitrate with or without the new nitrification inhibitor DMPSA in an irrigated maize crop. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 116 (January), pp. 193-202.

Agriculture, food security and the sustainable development goals: theory and practice in three development contexts

C1 - Edited contributions to conferences/learned societies

Gil, J. D. B., Reidsma, P., Giller, K. E., Todman, L. C. and Van Ittersum, M. K. 2018. Agriculture, food security and the sustainable development goals: theory and practice in three development contexts.  SustEcon Conference, Berlin, 2017-09-25/2017-09-26.

Analysis of variance in soil research : let the analysis fit the action

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Webster, R. and Lark, R. M. 2018. Analysis of variance in soil research : let the analysis fit the action. European Journal of Soil Science. 69 (1), pp. 216-139.

Predisposition of forests to biotic disturbance: Predicting the distribution of Acute Oak Decline using environmental factors

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Brown, N., Vanguelova, E., Parnell, S., Broadmeadow, S. and Denman, S. 2018. Predisposition of forests to biotic disturbance: Predicting the distribution of Acute Oak Decline using environmental factors. Forest Ecology and Management. 407 (Supplement C), pp. 145-154.

Correspondence of measured soil carbon fractions and RothC pools for equilibrium and non-equilibrium states

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Herbst, M., Welp, G., Macdonald, A. J., Jate, M., Hädicke, A., Scherer, H., Gaiser, T., Herrmann, F., Amelung, W. and Vanderborght, J. 2018. Correspondence of measured soil carbon fractions and RothC pools for equilibrium and non-equilibrium states. Geoderma. 314 (Supplement C), pp. 37-46.

Characterization of an antimicrobial and phytotoxic ribonuclease secreted by the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Kettles, G. J., Bayon, C., Sparks, C. A., Canning, G., Kanyuka, K. and Rudd, J. J. 2018. Characterization of an antimicrobial and phytotoxic ribonuclease secreted by the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici. New Phytologist. 217 (1), pp. 320-331.

Effects of variety, year of cultivation and sulphur supply on the accumulation of free asparagine in the grain of commercial wheat varieties

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Curtis, T. Y., Powers, S. J., Wang, R. and Halford, N. G. 2018. Effects of variety, year of cultivation and sulphur supply on the accumulation of free asparagine in the grain of commercial wheat varieties. Food Chemistry. 239 (15 January), pp. 304-313.

The View From Within: A Personal Reflection on Library Strategy Development in Three Academic Libraries

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Wales, T. 2018. The View From Within: A Personal Reflection on Library Strategy Development in Three Academic Libraries. New Review of Academic Librarianship. 24 (2).

Opportunities and challenges for harvest weed seed control in global cropping systems

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Walsh, M. J., Broster, J. C., Schwartz-Lazaro, L. M., Norsworthy, J. K., Davis, A. S., Tidemann, B. D., Beckie, H. J., Lyon, D. J., Soni, N., Neve, P. and Bagavathiannan, M. V 2018. Opportunities and challenges for harvest weed seed control in global cropping systems. Pest Management Science. 74, pp. 2235-2245.

The relationships between genotype, yield and environmental factors on protein distribution in the wheat endosperm

PhD Thesis

Savill, G. P. 2018. The relationships between genotype, yield and environmental factors on protein distribution in the wheat endosperm. PhD Thesis Rothamsted Research Plant Sciences

Glyphosate resistance and EPSPS gene duplication: convergent evolution in multiple plant species

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals

Patterson, E.L., Pettinga, D.J., Ravet, K., Neve, P. and Gaines, T.A. 2018. Glyphosate resistance and EPSPS gene duplication: convergent evolution in multiple plant species. Journal Of Heredity. 109 (2), pp. 117-125.