3. An Evaluation of the Impact of Rising Carbon Dioxide and Climatic Change on Weed Biology: From the Cell to the Plant

  1. Lewis H. Ziska Ph.D. Plant Physiologist1 and
  2. Jeffrey S. Dukes Ph.D. Associate Professor2,3

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958674.ch3

Weed Biology and Climate Change

Weed Biology and Climate Change

How to Cite

Ziska, L. H. and Dukes, J. S. (2010) An Evaluation of the Impact of Rising Carbon Dioxide and Climatic Change on Weed Biology: From the Cell to the Plant, in Weed Biology and Climate Change, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958674.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Crop Systems and Global Change Laboratory, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Building 1, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, 715 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813814179

Online ISBN: 9780470958674

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Keywords:

  • impact of rising carbon dioxide and climatic change on weed biology - from cell to plant;
  • theoretical construct of biological processes - in space and time;
  • gene expression and carbon dioxide;
  • changes in gene expression - insight into specific mechanisms or cellular systems;
  • Rubisco, principal leaf protein - in nitrogen use efficiency (NUE);
  • whole plant responses;
  • plant biome distribution - by photosynthetic pathway;
  • crop and weed biology - revisiting a paradigm;
  • Canada thistle - change in plant biomass;
  • plant biological function, varying temporally and spatially - biochemical to ecological

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Gene Expression and Carbon Dioxide

  • Photosynthesis: Cell and Leaf

  • Whole Plant Responses

  • Crop and Weed Biology: Revisiting a Paradigm

  • Evaluating Weed and Crop Responses: Rising Carbon Dioxide and the Environment

  • Summary

  • References