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Tropical Leaves


I'm a plant ecologist that studies how plants adapt their physiology and morphology in response to environmental stressors, including drought, deep shade, and low soil fertility.  I use a combination of experiments, fieldwork, and modelling (population and statistical models). 


More recently, I investigated the optimization of photosynthesis in response to climate and soil fertility.  I am interested in the dual roles of light, soil nutrients and moisture availability in regulating physiological processes.

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Have a listen to my recent podcast interview

Here I discuss my work on the Branch Out podcast, in collaboration with Pint of Science Australia, 2021.

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