Graham Farquhar's publications

Selected publications

  • Bernacchi CJ, Rosenthal DM, Pimentel C, Long SP, and Farquhar GD. Modeling the Temperature Dependence of C3 Photosynthesis. In Photosynthesis in silico: Understanding Complexity from Molecules to Ecosystems. A Laisk, L Nedbal and Govindjee (eds). Springer-Netherlands. Volume 29, pp 231-246. (PDF, 454KB)
  • von Caemmerer S, Farquhar G and Berry J. (2009) Biochemical Model of C3 Photosynthesis. In Photosynthesis in silico: Understanding Complexity from Molecules to Ecosystems. A Laisk, L Nedbal and Govindjee (eds). Springer-Netherlands. Volume 29, pp 209-230. (PDF, 524KB)
  • Cernusak LA, Tcherkez G, Keitel C, Cornwell WK, Santiago LS, Knohl A, Barbour MM, Williams DG, Reich, Ellsworth DS, Dawson TE, Griffiths HG, Farquhar GD, Wright IJ, and Westoby M (2009) Why are non-photosynthetic tissues generally 13C enriched compared to leaves in C3 plants? Review and synthesis of current hypotheses. Functional Plant Biology 36: 199-2131. (PDF, 492KB)
  • Roderick ML, Hobbins MT Farquhar GD (2009). Pan Evaporation Trends and the Terrestrial Water Balance. II. Energy Balance and Interpretation Geography Compass 3: 761 – 780 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00214.x (PDF, 382KB)
  • Roderick ML, Hobbins MT Farquhar GD (2009). Pan Evaporation Trends and the Terrestrial Water Balance. I. Principles and Observations Geography Compass 3: 746-760 doi: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00213.x (PDF, 1115KB)
  • Still CJ, Riley WJ, Biraud SC, Noone DC, Buenning NH, Randerson JT, Torn MS, Welker J, White JWC, Vachon R, Farquhar GD, and Berry JA. (2009) The influence of clouds and diffuse radiation on ecosystem-atmosphere CO2 and CO18O exchanges. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 114, GO1018 doi:10.1029/2008JG000675 (PDF, 460KB)
  • Harrison MT, Edwards EJ, Farquhar GD, Nicotra AB and Evans JR. (2009) Nitrogen in cell walls of sclerophyllous leaves accounts for little of the variation in photosynthetic nitrogen use efficiency. Plant Cell and Environment 32 (3): 259-271 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2008.01918.x (PDF, 333KB)
  • Gessler A, Tcherkez G, Karyanto O, Keitel C, Ferrio JP, Ghashghaie J, Kreuzwieser J, Farquhar GD On the metabolic origin of the carbon isotope composition of CO2 evolved from darkened light-adapted leaves in Ricinus communis. New Phytologist 181, 374-386 doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02672x. (PDF, 408KB)
  • Ainsworth EA, Beier C, Calfapietra C, Ceulemans R, Durand-Tardif M, Farquhar GD, Godbold DL, Hendry TH, Kaduk J, Karnosky DF, Kimball BA, Körner C, Koorneef M, Lafarge T, Leakey ADB, Lewin KF, Long SP, Manderscheid R, McNeil DL, Mies TA, Miglietta F, Morgan JA, Nagy J, Norby RJ, Norton RM, Percy KE, Rogers A, Soussana J-F, Stitt M, Weigel H-J and White JW. (2008) Next generation of elevated [CO2] experiments with crops: A critical investment for feeding the future world. Plant Cell and Environment 31, 1317-1324. (PDF, 149KB)
  • Grice K, Lu H, Zhou Y, Stuart-Williams H and Farquhar GD (2008) Biosynthetic and environmental effects on the stable carbon isotopic compositions of anteiso- (3-methyl) and iso- (2-methyl) alkanes in tobacco leaves. Phytochemistry
  • Hobbins MT, Dai A, Roderick ML, and Farquhar GD (2008). Revisiting the parameterization of potential evaporation as a driver of long-term water balance trends. Geophysical Research Letters 35, L12403, doi:10.1029/2008GL033840. (PDF, KB)
  • Gessler A, Tcherkez G, Peuke AD, Ghashghaie J, Farquhar GD (2008). Experimental evidence for diel variations of the carbon isotope composition in leaf, stem and phloem sap organic matter in Ricinus communis. Plant, Cell and Environment 31, 941-953. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2008.01806.x (PDF, 2221KB)
  • Tcherkez G and Farquhar GD (2008). On the effect of heavy water (D2O) on carbon isotope fractionation in photosynthesis Functional Plant Biology 35, 201-212. (PDF, 240KB)
  • Stuart-Williams H, Wong S C, Farquhar GD, Keitel C and Clayton S (2008)
    An innovative molybdenum column liner for oxygen and hydrogen stable isotope analysis by pyrolysis. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 22, 1117-1126 doi: 10.1002/rcm.3474 (PDF, 197KB)
  • Lloyd Jon and Farquhar GD. Effects of rising temperatures and [CO2]on the physiology of tropical forest trees. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B doi:10.1098/rstb.2007.0032 (PDF, 512KB)
  • Ripullone F, Matsuo N, Stuart-Williams H, Wong SC, Borghetti M, Tani M and Farquhar GD. Environmental effects on oxygen isotope enrichment of leaf water in cotton leaves. Plant Physiology, 146: 729-736 PLANTPHYSIOL/2007/105643 DOI:10.1104/pp.107.105643 (PDF, 170KB)
  • G.J. Rebetzke, A.G. Condon, G.D. Farquhar, R. Appels, and R.A. Richards. Quantitative trait loci for carbon isotope discrimination are repeatable across environments and wheat mapping populations. Theoretical and Applied Genetics
  • McNevin et al. (2007) Differences in carbon isotope discrimination of three variant Rubiscos* reflect differences in their catalytic mechanism. J Biol Chem Vol 282, 49 36068-36076. (PDF, 377KB)
  • Tcherkez G and Farquhar GD. (2007) On the 16O/18O isotope effect associated with photosynthetic O2 production. Functional Plant Biology 39, 1049-1052. (PDF, 122KB)
  • Condon AG, Reynolds MP, Rebetzke GJ, Van Ginkel M, Richards RR and Farquhar GD. (2007) Using stomatal aperture-related traits to select for high yield potential in bread wheat. In Developments in Plant Breeding 11 - Wheat Production in Stressed Environments. HT Buck, JE Nisi and N Salomón (eds). Springer Netherlands. Volume 12, pp 617-624. (PDF, 161KB)
  • Roderick ML, Rotstayn LD, Farquhar GD and Hobbins MT. (2007) On the attribution of changing pan evaporation. Geophysical Research Letters VOL. 34, L17403, doi:10.1029/2007GL031166 (PDF, 1005KB)
  • Gifford RM, Roderick M and Farquhar GD. (2007) Evaporative demand: Does it increase with global warming? Global Change Newsletter 69, 21-23 (PDF, 414KB)
  • Sharkey TD, Bernacchi CJ, Farquhar GD and Singaas EL (2007) Fitting photosynthetic carbon dioxide response curves for C3 leaves. Plant, Cell and Environment 30, 1035-1040. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2007.01710.x (PDF, 134KB)
  • Paltridge GW, Farquhar GD and Cuntz M. (2007) Maximum entropy production, cloud feedback and climate change. Geophysical Research Letters 34, L14708, doi:10.1029/2007GL029925. (PDF, 177KB)
  • Cuntz M, Ogée J, Farquhar GD, Peylin P and Cernusak LA (2007) Modelling advection and diffusion of water isotopologues in leaves. Plant, Cell and Environment 30, 892-909. (PDF, 697KB)
  • Gessler A, Keitel C, Kodama N, Weston C, Winters AJ, Keith H, Grice K, Leuning R, Farquhar GD δ13C of organic matter transported from the leaves to the roots in Eucalyptus delegatensis - short-term variations and relation to respired CO2. Functional Plant Biology 34,692-706. (PDF, 327KB)
  • I. G. Tremmel , E. Weis , and G. D. Farquhar (2007) Macromolecular crowding and its influence on possible reaction mechanisms in photosynthetic electron flow Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1767, 353-361. (PDF, 313KB)
  • Krull E, Bray S, Harms B, Baxter N, Bol R, Farquhar G (2007) Development of a stable isotope index to assess decadal-scale vegetation change and application to woodlands of the Burdekin catchment, Australia. Global Change Biology 13, 1-14. (PDF, 446KB)
  • Stork NE, Balston J, Farquhar GD, Franks PJ, Holtum JAM and Liddell MJ (2007)
    Commentary. Tropical rainforest canopies and climate change, Austral Ecology 32, 80–86. (PDF, 86KB)
  • Beer C, Reichstein M, Ciais P, Farquhar GD, and Papale D (2007) Mean annual GPP of Europe derived from its water balance. Geophysical Research Letters VOL. 34, L05401, doi:10.1029/2006GL029006 (PDF, 188KB)
  • Thompson AJ, Andrews J, Mulholland BJ, McKee JMT, Hilton HW, Horridge JS, Farquhar GD, Smeeton RC, Smillie IRA, Black CR and Taylor IB (2007) Over-production of abscisic acid in Solanum lycopersicum l. increases transpiration efficiency and root hydraulic conductivity and influences leaf expansion. Plant Physiology .
  • Farquhar GD and Roderick ML (2007) Worldwide changes in evaporative demand. Proceedings of the Workshop "Water and the Environment", celebrated at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, November 2005, Proceedings of the PAS, 2007.
  • Gessler A, Peuke AD, Keitel C, Farquhar GD (2007) Oxygen isotope enrichment of organic matter in Ricinus communis during the diel course and as affected by assimilate transport. New Phytologist doi: 10.1111/j.14698137.2007.02007.x. (PDF, 396KB)
  • Lloyd J, Bird MI, Vellen L, Miranda AC, Veenendaal EM, Djagbletey G, Miranda HS, Cook G, Farquhar GD (2007) Contributions of woody and herbaceous vegetation to tropical savanna ecosystem productivity: A quasi-global estimate. Tree Physiology .
  • Barbour MM, Farquhar GD, Hanson DT, Bickford CP, Powers H, McDowell NG (2007). A new measurement technique reveals temporal variation in δ18O of leaf-respired CO2. Plant, Cell and Environment 30, 456-468. (PDF, 365KB)
  • Farquhar GD, Cernusak LA, Barnes B (2007) Heavy water fractionation during transpiration. Plant Physiology 143, 11–18. (PDF, 154KB)
  • Franks PJ and Farquhar GD (2006) The mechanical diversity of stomata and its significance in gas exchange control. Plant Physiology 143, 77-87. (PDF, 1327KB)
  • Rotstayn LD. Cai W, Dix MR, Farquhar GD, Feng Y, Ginoux P, Herzog M, Ito A, Penner JE, Roderick ML, and Wang M (2006) Have Australian Rainfall and Cloudiness Increased Due to the Remote Effects of Asian Anthropogenic Aerosols? Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 112, DP9202, doi:10.1029/2006JD007712,2007 (PDF, 16746KB)
  • McNevin DB, Badger MMR, Kane HJ, and Farquhar GD (2006). Measurement of (carbon) kinetic isotope effect by Rayleigh fractionation using membrane inlet mass spectrometry for CO2 consuming reactions. Functional Plant Biology 33, 1115–1128. (PDF, 240KB)
  • Marenco RA, Siebke K, Farquhar GD, Ball MC (2006) Hydraulically based stomatal oscillations and stomatal patchiness in Gossypium hirsutum. Functional Plant Biology 33, 1103–1113. (PDF, 634KB)
  • McNevin DB, von Caemmerer S and Farquhar GD (2006). Determining RuBisCO activation kinetics and other rate and equilibrium constants by simultaneous multiple non-linear regression of a kinetic model. Journal of Experimental Botany 57 (14): 3883-3900 (PDF, 580KB)
  • Rotstayn LD, Roderick ML and Farquhar GD (2006). A simple pan-evaporation model for analysis of climate simulations: Evaluation over Australia. Geophysical Research Letters 33, L17715, doi: 10.1029/2006GL027114 (PDF, 227KB)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Bruhn D, Etheridge DM, Evans JR, Farquhar GD, Gifford RM, Paul KI and Winters AJ (2006). A comment on the quantitative significance of aerobic methane released by plants. Functional Plant Biology 33, 521-530 (PDF, 144KB)
  • * Tcherkez G, Farquhar GD and Andrews TJ (2006). Despite slow catalysis and confused substrate specificity, all ribulose bisphosphate carboxylases may be nearly perfectly optimized. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 103 (15) 7246-7241 (PDF, 214KB)
  • see also Commentaries in PNAS and Nature:
    Gutteridge S and Pierce J (2006) A unified theory for the basis of the limitations of the primary reaction of photosynthetic CO2 fixation: Was Dr Pangloss right? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 103 (19) 7203-7204 (PDF, 206KB)
  • Griffiths, H (2006) Designs on Rubisco. Nature 441 940-941 (PDF, 214KB)
  • Tcherkez G and Farquhar GD (2006). Isotopic fractionation by plant nitrate reductase, twenty years later. Functional Plant Biology 33: 531-537 (PDF, 329KB)
  • Rebetzke GJ, Richards RA, Condon AG and Faquhar GD (2006) Inheritance of carbon isotope discrimination in bread wheat ( Triticum aestivum L.) Euphytica doi: 10.1007/S10681-006-9097-4 (PDF, 195KB)
  • Barbour MM, Cernusak LA, Whitehead D, Griffin KL, Turnbull MH, Tissue DT and Farquhar GD (2005). Nocturnal stomatal conductance and implications for modeling d 13 C of leaf-respired CO 2 in temperate tree species. Functional Plant Biology 32: 1107-1121 (PDF, 476KB)
  • Powles JE, Buckley TN, Nicotra AB and Farquhar GD (2006). Dynamics of stomatal water relations following leaf excision. Plant, Cell and Environment 29: 981-992 (PDF, 327KB)
  • Roderick, ML and Farquhar GD (2005) Changes in New Zealand Pan Evaporation since the 1970s. International Journal of Climatology 25: 2031-2039 . (PDF, 113KB)
  • Berry , S.L., Farquhar, G. D. and Roderick, M. L. (2005) Co-evolution of climate, vegetation, soil and air. In: Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences Vol 1: 177-192.
  • Condon AG, Farquhar GD, Rebetzke GJ, Richards RA (2005) The application of carbon isotope discrimination in cereal improvement for water-limited environments. In: Drought Tolerance in Cereals. Ed J-M Ribaut. Haworth Press, Binghamton NY Chap 6 pp 171-219 (PDF, 3040KB)
  • ** Masle J, Gilmore S R and Farquhar GD (2005) The ERECTA gene regulates plant transpiration efficiency in Arabidopsis. Nature 436, 866-870, doi: 10.1038/nature03835 (PDF, 1315KB)
  • Tcherkez G and Farquhar GD (2005) Carbon isotope effect predictions for enzymes involved in the primary carbon metabolism of plant leaves. Functional Plant Biology 32 (4) 277-291 (PDF, 286KB)
  • Farquhar GD and Cernusak LA (2005) On the isotopic composition of leaf water in the non-steady state. Functional Plant Biology 32 (4) 293-303 (PDF, 206KB)
  • Tremmel IG, Weiss E and Farquhar GD (2005) The influence of protein-protein interactions on the organisation of proteins within thylakoid membranes. Biophysical Journal 88, 2650-2660. (PDF, 368KB)
  • Guehl J-M, Bonal D, Ferhi A, Barigah TS, Farquhar GD, Granier A (2004) Community-level diversity of carbon-water relations in rainforest trees. In Ecology and Management of a Neotropical Rainforest (Lessons drawn for Paracou, a long-term experimental research site in French Guiana ). S Gourlet-Fleury, J-M Guehl and O Laroussinie (eds). Elsevier SAS. Chapter 2, pp 75-94. (PDF, 792KB)
  • Cernusak LA, Farquhar GD, Pate JS (2004) Environmental and physiological controls over oxygen and carbon isotope composition of Tasmanian blue gum, Eucalyptus globulus. Tree Physiology 25 129-146 (PDF, 254KB)
  • Barbour MM, Hunt JE, Dungan RJ, Turnbull MH, Brailsford GW, Farquhar GD, Whitehead D (2004) Variation in the degree of coupling between d 13 C of phloem sap and ecosystem respiration in two mature Nothofagus forests. New Phytologist 497-512 (PDF, 499KB)
  • Tcherkez G, Farquhar GD, Badeck F and Ghashghaie J (2004) Theoretical considerations about carbon isotope distribution in glucose of C3 plants. Functional Plant Biology 31: 857-877 . (PDF, 291KB)
  • Buckley TN and Farquhar GD (2004) A new analytical model for whole-leaf potential electron transport rate. Plant, Cell and Environment 27:12 1487-1502. (PDF, 599KB)
  • Cernusak LA, Farquhar GD, Wong SC and Stuart-Williams HLeQ (2004) Measurement and interpretation of the oxygen isotope composition of carbon dioxide respired by leaves in the dark. Plant Physiology 136: 3350-3363. (PDF, 228KB)
  • Roderick ML and Farquhar GD (2004) Changes in Australian Pan Evaporation from 1970 to 2002. International Journal of Climatology 24(9) 1077-1090. (PDF, 364KB)
  • June T, Evans JR and Farquhar GD (2004) A simple new equation for the reversible temperature dependence of photosynthetic electron transport; a study on soybean leaf. Functional Plant Biology 31, 275 - 83. (PDF, 133KB)
  • Cernusak LA, Pate JS, Farquhar GD (2004) Oxygen and carbon isotope composition of parasitic plants and their hosts on southwestern Australia. Oecologia 27 (1) 107-121 (PDF, 283KB)
  • Barnes B, Farquhar GD and Gan KS (2004) Modeling the isotope enrichment of leaf water. Journal of Mathematical Biology 48: 672-702. (PDF, 357KB)
  • Farquhar GD and Roderick ML (2003). Pinatubo, diffuse light, and the carbon cycle. Science 299: 5615. (PDF, 143KB)
  • **Roderick ML and Farquhar GD (2002) The cause of decreased pan evaporation over the last 50 years. Science 298: 1410-1411. (PDF, 75KB).

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