EucFACE Projects

Listed below are the details of all projects, past and ongoing, undertaken at the EucFACE facility.

P0010 Sally Power Ellen Fry, Shun Hasegawa Pilot study to investigate spatial and temporal heterogeneity in soil chemistry using ion exchange strips
P0019 Oula Ghannoum Robert Sharwood, Paul Rymer Impact of environmental change on photosynthetic biochemistry and gene expression of eucalypts and understory species
P0011 Uffe Nielsen Jeff Powell, Samantha Prior, Brendan Delroy Belowground impacts of P-fertilization in Cumberland Plain Woodlands
P0020 David Ellsworth Kristine Crous Woodland response to elevated CO2 in FACE: Does phosphorus limit the sink for C?
P0018 David Ellsworth Teresa Gimeno, David Tissue, Tony O'Grady, Tim McVicar What will be the hydrological consequences of elevated CO2? An experimental test of the impacts of elevated CO2 on evapotranspiration in mature Australian woodland.
P0012 Ben Moore Ricky Spencer How will elevated CO2 affect the timing, duration and quality of nectar production in E. tereticornis, and what will be the consequences for nectarivores?
P0013 Ben Moore Markus Riegler, Scott Johnson How will elevated CO2 affect the nutritional and secondary chemical quality of eucalypt foliage for marsupial folivores?
Ben Moore How will elevated CO2 affect the rate and quality of sap flow, and what will be the consequences for exudivorous marsupials?
Ben Moore How will marsupial folivores respond to elevated CO2-induced changes in foliar nutrition, secondary chemistry and leaf phenology?
P0014 Jeff Powell, Barbara Drigo, Uffe Nielsen, Sally Power, Brajesh Singh, Catriona Macdonald, Ian Anderson, Sara Hortal Botifoll Belowground impacts of elevated CO2 in Cumberland Plain Woodland
P0015 Paul Rymer Vegetative and sexual reproduction in EucFACE
P0016 Markus Riegler Aidan Hall Analysis of the microbiome associated with Australian Psylloidea using 454-pyrosequencing
P0017 Andrew Gherlenda Markus Riegler, Scott Johnson CO2 mediated effects on frass dynamics as proxy for insect herbivore abundance and alterations in short term nutrient cycling within a mature eucalypt forest
P0023 Sally Power Ellen Fry, Shun Hasegawa How does elevated CO2 affect the availability and economy of soil nutrients?
P0024 Sally Power Lydia Toy Determining plant traits of understory herbaceous species found in a Eucalyptus woodland along a soil moisture gradient
P0025 David Drew David Ellsworth, Pat Mitchell Short term growth responses to varying environmental conditions, and associated wood property variation under elevated [CO2]
P0026 Catriona Macdonald Sally Powe, Shun Hasegawa Does elevated CO2 stimulate rates of N and P mineralisation, nitrification and free-living N2-fixation in a Eucalyptus woodland and alter associated microbial community structure?
P0027 Brajesh Singh Dr Lo•c Nazaries,Ms Catarina Martins How does elevated CO2 influence the net fluxes of CH4 and N2O in an Eucalyptus woodland and alter associated microbial community structure?
P0028 Matthias Boer, Oula Ghannoum Using multispectral stereo imaging to determine the impacts of free air CO2 enrichment on grassy understory vegetation in Cumberland Plain woodland.
P0029 Sally Power, SPaul Rymer, Matthias Boer, Shun Hasegawa, Tony Haigh Impacts of elevated CO2 on understorey plant community composition and dynamics
P0030 Uffe Nielsen, Ben Moore, Sally Power, Jeff Powell Impacts of elevated CO2 on litter decomposition in Cumberland Plain Woodlands
P0031 John Drake Mark Tjoelker, Peter Reich, Brajesh Singh, Ian Anderson, Catriona Macdonald Soil respiration under elevated [CO2] at EucFACE
P0032 John Drake Mark Tjoelker, Peter Reich, Brajesh Singh, Ian Anderson, Catriona Macdonald Following the ÒnewÓ carbon belowground: isotopic tracing of the fumigation gas at EucFACE
P0019 Kristine Crous Addendum to P0019
P0034 Brendan Choat David Ellsworth, Teresa Gimeno, Sebastian Pfautsch, Stefan Arndt, Gregor Sanders Impact of elevated CO2 on xylem structure and hydraulic traits in a Eucalyptus woodland.
P0035 David Ellsworth Phosphorus addition enhances photosynthesis and growth of E. tereticornis.
P0037 Remko Duursma Teresa Gimeno, Matthias Boer, Darius Culvenor, Glenn Newnham,Craig Barton, David Ellsworth Structure of the EucFACE canopy: laser scanning, hemispherical photography, and modelling.
P0038 Kara Youngentob David Ellsworth, Alex Held, Tim McVicar, Guy Byrne, Ben Moore, Kristine Crous, Teresa Gimeno Hyperspectral remote sensing of canopy chemistry in elevated CO2
P0039 Peter Reich, Kristine Crous David Ellsworth, Mark Tjoelker, Ben Moore, Paul Rymer Does increased C supply increase leaf life span?
P0040 Andrew Gherlenda, Markus Riegler; Scott Johnson, Tony Haigh, Ben Moore Leaf consumption and damage of eucalypt feeding insects under elevated CO2
P0041 Brad Oberle Amy Zanne, Brendan Choat, Peter Reich, Jeff Powell When a tree doesnÕt fall in the forest (at least for awhile): Alternative pathways for wood decay
P0028 Matthias Boer Addendum to P0028
P0044 Ulo Niinemets David Ellsworth Biogenic trace C emissions of volatiles from leaves of trees in eastern Australia
P0045 David Ellsworth Cesar Terrer, Catherine Beattie Long-term tree diameter measurements for tree growth at EucFACE
P0046 Belinda Medlyn Martin De Kauwe, Sonke Zahele, Anthony Walker, Remko Duursma Understanding how native Australian vegetation will respond to elevated CO2 treatment – a model-data intercomparison.
P0047 Teresa Gimeno David Ellsworth, David Tissue, Craig Barton, Tim McVicar, Anthony O'Grady, Lu Zhang Monitoring groundwater levels in a native old-growth Cumberland plain forest (Addendum to P0018)
P0043 Scott Johnson Sarah Facey, Prof David Ellsworth The effects of elevated CO2 on the architecture of a native Australian shrub and its tri-trophic interactions
Dr. Remko Duursma
P0048 Jeff Powel Ian Anderso, Jen Walker, Matthias Rillig Switching partners: a driving force for tree productivity in a changing environment?
P0050 Matthias Boer David Ellsworth , Victor Resco De Dios Ross Bradstock ÒWhen fire and water mix: Do CO2-related water savings drive woody thickening and fire dynamics in a grassy woodland?Ó and "Measurement of shrub plantings as a direct test of the woody thickening hypothesisÓ
P0051 Scott Johnson Sarah Facey, David Ellsworth, Lisa Bromfield, Markus Riegler, Uffe Nielsen Measuring flying and understory invertebrate abundance and diversity in ambient and enriched CO2 conditions
P0052 Sally Power John Drake, Mark Tjoelker, Raœl Ochoa Hueso, Shun Hasegawa Impacts of elevated CO2 on the production and biomass of fine roots, and soil P cycling
P0053 Not Approved
P0054 Brajesh Singh Catriona Macdonald, John Drake, Pete Millard, Landcare, NZ, Andy Midwood (JHI, UK), Kirsten Hannam (Canada) Differentiating response of autrotrophic and heterotrophic respiration under elevated CO2 treatments
P0055 Teresa Gimeno Adam Webeck; David Ellsworth Interactive effects of nutrient limitation and climatic variability on the growth and phenology of mature eucalypt trees
P0056 Owen Atkin Lingling Zhu; Lucy Hayes; Jack Egerton; Danielle Creek ; Brendan Choat Baseline TERN Supersite plant physiological measurements
P0057 Petre Franks Stomatal size and density response in a Eucalyptus canopy exposed to elevated CO2
P0058 Rebecca Montgomery David Ellsworth; Mark Tjoelker The role of leaf carbohydrate status in the regulation of carbon metabolism in leaves
P0059 Elise Pendall Pushpinder Matta Monitoring CO2 and CH4 concentration and isotopic composition in a Eucalyptus teriticornis canopy
P0060 Justin Welbergen Jasmine Magee Effects of C02 enrichment on Cumberland Plain Woodland avifauna
P0061 David Ellsworth Dr Oula Ghannoum; Dr Kristine Crous; Ms. Varsha Pathare Seasonal photosynthesis and biomass of the Cumberland plain woodland understorey species under elevated CO2
P0062 Catriona Macdonald Raul Ochoa Hueso; Teresa Gimeno; Manuel Delgado Baquerizo Determining the contribution of lichen and cyanobacterial communities, and of stem flow and through flow, to nutrient cycling in Cumberland Plain woodland and responses to elevated CO2.
P0063 Louise Andresen Tobias Rutting; Catriona Macdonald; John Drake Effects from elevated CO2 on flux and abundance of free amino acid in soil via depolymerisation and root exudation.
P0064 Kristine Crous Mark Tjoelker; John Drake; Mike Aspinwall; Owen Atkin Does elevated CO2 influence the temperature sensitivity of leaf respiration?
P0065 James Cook Sally Power Dynamics of an obligate plant / pollinator mutualism under climate change
P0066 Jen Walker Jeff Powell, Elliot Jones Positive feedback: are the potential nutrient acquisition abilities of ectomycorrhizal fungi increased under elevated CO2?
P0067 Andrew Gherlenda Markus Riegler; Lluvia Flores Renteria Nutritional modification of eucalypt leaves by psyllids under different nymphal densities and CO2 treatments
P0068 Manuel Delgado Baquerizo Raul Ochoa-Hueso; Peter B. Reich, Sally Power; Brajesh K. Singh How does soil biotic legacy from multiple global change impacts influence the resistance of ecosystem multifunctionality to increases in temperature
P0069 Kristine Crous Mark Tjoelker; Owen Atkin Seasonal responses of leaf respiration to long-term elevated CO2 in EucFACE.
P0070 Judith de jager Sally Power Is microbial respiration in EucFACE soil limited by phosphorus?
P0071 Wouter H. Maes David Ellswoth; Teresa Gimeno; Alfredo Huete(UTS); Kathy Steppe (Ghent Uni Belgium) Acquiring high resolution maps of water use efficiency of Australian forests
P0072 Jeff Powell, Jason Reynolds; Burhan Amiji Describing soil type across the EucFACE site
P0073 Brendan Choat Jen Peters; Markus Nolf Assessing vulnerability of Australian forests to drought
P0074 Yolima Carrillo Laura Castaneda Gomez Mycorrhizae-mediated mechanisms for soil organic matter decomposition under elevated CO2
P0075 Prof. Ross Bradstock Robert Sawyer; Matthias M. Boer; Luke Collins Assessment of flammability by analysis of leaf combustion characteristics and fire behaviour Ð Task 4 of ARCD 130102576
P0076 Remko Duursma none Does elevated CO2 increase leaf temperature? Analysis of infrared thermometer data
P0077 Christopher Turbill none Environmental and seasonal effects on activity of insectivorous bats
P0078 Belinda Medlyn Sebastian Pfautsch, Remko Duursma, David Ellsworth, John Drake, Mike Aspinwall, David Tissue, Craig Barton Does exposure to elevated CO2 facilitate recovery from severe defoliation by herbivores?
P0079 David Ellsworth Yolima Carrillo; Kristine Crous Testing the stoichiometric plasticity of C and N and P in tree stems in elevated CO2 at EucFACE
P0080 Uffe Nielson Ben Moore, Sally Power, Jeff Powell Evaluating plant- and environmental- drivers of litter decomposition responses to elevated CO2 in a Cumberland Plain Woodland
P0081 Elise Pendall Alexis Renchon Monitoring CO2, CH4 and water fluxes below a Eucalyptus teriticornis canopy
P0082 Katerina Sam Vojtech Novotny , James Cook Latitudinal patterns in herbivore performance and herbivory in hostile and enemy-free space: the struggle for safety
P0083 Juan Pi–eiro Nevado Sally Power; Raul Ochoa Hueso , Manuel Delgado Baquerizo Fine root decomposition at the EucFACE experiment