Lenka PlavcovŠ

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My publications
  • Hacke UG, Spicer R, Schreiber SG, PlavcovŠ L : An ecophysiological and developmental perspective on variation in vessel diameter. Plant, Cell & Environment. In press.

  • Gleason SM, Westoby M, Jansen S, Choat B, Brodribb TJ, Cochard H, Delzon S, Hacke UG, Jacobsen AL, Johnson DM, Lens F, Maherali H, MartŪnez-Vilalta, Mayr S, McCulloh KA, Morris H, Nardini A, PlavcovŠ L , Pratt BR, Schreiber SG, Zanne AE: On research priorities to advance understanding of the safety-efficiency tradeoff in xylem. New Phytologist 211: 1156-1158. (view on web...)

  • Jupa R, PlavcovŠ L , FlamikovŠ B & Gloser V (2016): Effects of limited water availability on xylem transport in liana Humulus lupulus L. Environmental and Experimental Botany 130: 22-32. (view on web...)

  • Jupa R, PlavcovŠ L , Gloser V & Jansen S (2016): Linking xylem water storage with anatomical parameters in five temperate tree species. Tree Physiology 36: 756-769. (view on web...)

  • PlavcovŠ L , Hoch G, Morris H, Ghiasi S & Jansen S (2016): The amount of parenchyma and living fibers affects storage of nonstructural carbohydrates in young stems and roots of temperate trees. American Journal of Botany 103: 603-612. (view on web...)

  • Morris H, PlavcovŠ L Cvecko P, Fichtler E, Gillingham MAF, Martinez-Cabrera HI, McGlinn DJ, Wheeler E, Zheng J, ZiemiŮska K, Jansen S (2016): A global analysis of parenchyma tissue fractions in secondary xylem of seed plants. New Phytologist 209: 1553-1565. (view in pdf...)

  • Gleason SM, Westoby M, Jansen S, Choat B, Hacke UG,Pratt RB, Bhaskar R, Brodribb TJ, Bucci SJ, Cao K-F, Cochard H, Delzon S, Domec J-C, Fan Z-X, Feild TS, Jacobsen AL, Johnson DM, Lens F, Maherali H, MartŪnez-Vilalta J, Mayr S, McCulloh KA, Mencuccini M, Mitchell PJ, Morris H, Nardini A, Pittermann J, PlavcovŠ L Schreiber SG, Sperry JS, Wright IJ, Zanne AE (2016): Weak tradeoff between xylem safety and xylem-specific hydraulic efficiency across the world's woody plant species. New Phytologist 209: 123-136. (view on web...)

  • 2015
  • PlavcovŠ L & Jansen S (2015): The role of xylem parenchyma in the storage and utilization of non-structural carbohydrates. In Hacke UG (ed.): Functional and Ecological Xylem Anatomy. Springer International Publishing, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 209-234. (view on web...)

  • BlŲschl G, GaŠl L, Hall J, Kiss A, Komma J, Nester T, Parajka J, Perdigao RAP, PlavcovŠ L, Rogger M, Salinas JL, Viglione A (2015): Increasing river floods: fiction or reality? Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Water (view on web...)

  • 2014
  • Hall J, Arheimer B, Borga M, BrŠzdil R, Claps P, Kiss A, Kjeldsen TR, Kriauciuniene J, Kundzewicz ZW, Lang M, Llasat MC, Macdonald N, McIntyre N, Mediero L, Merz B, Merz R, Molnar P, Montanari A, Neuhold C, Parajka J, Perdigao RAP, PlavcovŠ L, Rogger M, Salinas JL, Sauquet E, Schšr C, Szolgay J, Viglione A & BlŲschl G (2014): Understanding flood regime changes in Europe: a state of the art assessment. Hydrology and Earth Systems Sciences 18: 2735-2772. (view in pdf...)

  • Volker SL, Brooks RJ, Meinzer FC, Roden J, Pazdur A, Pawelczyk S, Hartsough P, Snyder K, PlavcovŠ L. & ©antrýŤek J (2014): Reconstructing relative humidity from plant ?18O and ?D as deuterium deviations from the global meteoric water line. Ecological Applications 24: 960-975. (view on web...)

  • 2013
  • PlavcovŠ L, Jansen S, Klepsch M & Hacke UG (2013): Nobody's perfect: Can irregularities in pit structure influence vulerability to cavitation? Frontiers in Plant Science 4: Article 453. (view in pdf...)

  • Anderegg WRL, PlavcovŠ L, Anderegg LDL, Hacke UG, Berry JA, Filed CB (2013): Drought's legacy: Multi-year hydraulic deterioration underlies widespread aspen forest die-off and portends increased future risk. Global Change Biology 19: 1188-1196. (view in pdf...)

  • PlavcovŠ L, Hacke UG, Almeida-Rodriquez AM, Li E & Douglas CJ (2013): Gene expression patterns underlying changes in xylem structure and function in response to increased nitrogen availability in hybrid poplar. Plant, Cell and Environment 36: 186-199. (view in pdf...)

  • 2012
  • PlavcovŠ L & Hacke UG (2012): Phenotypic and developmental plasticity of xylem in hybrid poplar saplings subjected to experimental drought, nitrogen fertilization and shading. Journal of Experimental Botany 63: 6481-6491. (view in pdf...)

  • 2011
  • PlavcovŠ L & Hacke UG (2011): Heterogeneous distribution of pectin epitopes and calcium in different pit types of four angiosperm species. New Phytologist 192: 885-897. (view in pdf...)

  • PlavcovŠ L, Hacke UG & Sperry JS (2011): Linking irradiance-induced changes in pit membrane ultrastructure with xylem vulnerability to cavitation. Plant, Cell and Environment 34: 501-513. (view in pdf...)

  • 2010
  • TeĻitel J, PlavcovŠ L & Cameron DD (2010): Interactions between hemiparasitic plants and their hosts: The importance of organic carbon transfer. Plant Signaling and Behavior 5: 1072-1076. (view in pdf...)

  • Hacke UG, PlavcovŠ L, Almeida-Rodriguez A, King-Jones S, Zhou W& Cooke JEK (2010): Influence of nitrogen fertilization on xylem traits and aquaporin expression in stems of hybrid poplar. Tree Physiology 30: 1016-1025. (view in pdf...)

  • TeĻitel J, PlavcovŠ L & Cameron DD (2010): Heterotrophic carbon gain by the root-hemiparasites Rhinanthus minor and Euphrasia rostkoviana (Orobanchaceae). Planta 231: 1137-1144. (view in pdf...)

  • 2007
  • ©antrýŤek J, KvžtoÚ J, ©etlŪk J & BulŪŤkovŠ L (2007): Spatial variation of deuterium enrichment in bulk water of snowgum Leaves. Plant Physiology 143: 88-97. (view in pdf...)