Publications

Miscanthus yield figure

Genome-wide association and genomic prediction for biomass yield in a genetically diverse Miscanthus sinensis germplasm panel phenotyped at five locations in Asia and North America

Lindsay V. Clark, Maria S. Dwiyanti, Kossonou G. Anzoua, Joe E. Brummer, Bimal Kumar Ghimire Katarzyna Głowacka, Megan Hall, Kweon Heo, Xiaoli Jin, Alexander E. Lipka, Junhua Peng, Toshihiko Yamada, Ji Hye Yoo, Chang Yeon Yu, Hua Zhao, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

GCB Bioenergy

Stomata

Predicting light-induced stomatal movements based on the redox state of plastoquinone: theory and validation

Johannes Kromdijk, Katarzyna Głowacka, and Stephen P. Long

Photosynthesis Research

M. sinensis genotypes

Biomass yield in a genetically diverse Miscanthus sinensis germplasm panel evaluated at five locations revealed individuals with exceptional potential

Lindsay V. Clark, Maria S. Dwiyanti, Kossonou G. Anzoua, Joe E. Brummer, Bimal Kumar Ghimire, Katarzyna Głowacka, Megan Hall, Kweon Heo, Xiaoli Jin, Alexander E. Lipka, Junhua Peng, Toshihiko Yamada, Ji Hye Yoo, Chang Yeon Yu, Hua Zhao, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

GCB Bioenergy

Map of Miscanthus hardiness

Winter hardiness of Miscanthus (III): Genome-wide association and genomic prediction for overwintering ability in Miscanthus sinensi

Hongxu Dong, Lindsay V. Clark, Alexander E. Lipka, Joe E. Brummer, Katarzyna Głowacka, Megan C. Hall, Kweon Heo, Xiaoli Jin, Junhua Peng, Toshihiko Yamada, Bimal Kumar Ghimire, Ji Hye Yoo, Chang Yeon Yu, Hua Zhao, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

GCB Bioenergy

Correspondence between QTLs

Winter hardiness of Miscanthus (III): Genome‐wide association and genomic prediction for overwintering ability in Miscanthus sinensis

Hongxu Dong, Lindsay V. Clark, Alexander E. Lipka, Joe E. Brummer, Katarzyna Głowacka, Megan C. Hall, Kweon Heo, Xiaoli Jin, Junhua Peng, Toshihiko Yamada, Bimal Kumar Ghimire, Ji Hye Yoo, Chang Yeon Yu, Hua Zhao, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

Global Change Biology Bioenergy

Erik Sacks with Miscanthus

Siberian Miscanthus sacchariflorus accessions surpass the exceptional chilling tolerance of the most widely cultivated clone of Miscanthus x giganteus

Charles P. Pignon, Idan Spitz, Erik J. Sacks, Uffe Jørgensen, Kirsten Kørup, and Stephen P. Long

GCB Bioenergy

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Bundle sheath chloroplast volume can house sufficient Rubisco to avoid limiting C4 photosynthesis during chilling

Charles P. Pignon, Marjorie R. Lundgren, Colin P. Osborne, and Stephen P. Long

Journal of Experimental Botany

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Population structure of Miscanthus sacchariflorus reveals two major polyploidization events, tetraploid-mediated unidirectional introgression from diploid M. sinensis, and diversity centred around the Yellow Seas

Lindsay V. Clark, Xiaoli Jin, Karen Koefoed Peterse, Kossanou G. Anzoua, Larissa Bagmet, Pavel Chebukin, Martin Deuter, Elena Dzyubenko, Nicolay Dzyubenko, Kweon Heo, Douglas A. Johnson, Uffe Jørgensen, Jens Bonderup Kjeldsen, Hironori Nagano, Junhua Peng, Andrey Sabitov, Toshihiko Yamada, Ji Hye Yoo, Chang Yeon Yu, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

Annals of Botany

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Phenotyping photosynthesis on the limit – a critical examination of RACiR

Samuel H. Taylor and Stephen P. Long

New Phytologist

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Photosystem II Subunit S overexpression increases the efficiency of water use in a field-grown crop

Katarzyna Głowacka, Johannes Kromdijk, Katherine Kucera, Jiayang Xie, Amanda P. Cavanagh, Lauriebeth Leonelli, Andrew D. B. Leakey, Donald R. Ort, Krishna K. Niyogi, and Stephen P. Long

Nature Communications

Rock Dust

Farming with crops and rocks to address global climate, food and soil security

David J. Beerling, Jonathan R. Leake, Stephen P. Long, Julie D. Scholes, Jurriaan Ton, Paul N. Nelson, Michael Bird, Euripides Kantzas, Lyla L. Taylor, Binoy Sarkar, Mike Kelland, Evan DeLucia, Ilsa Kantola, Christoph Müller, Greg Rau, and James Hansen

Nature Plants

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BETYdb: a yield, trait, and ecosystem service database applied to second-generation bioenergy feedstock production

David LeBauer, Rob Kooper, Patrick Mulrooney, Scott Rohde, Dan Wang, Stephen P. Long, and Michael C. Dietze

GCB Bioenergy

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Brazilian sugarcane ethanol as an expandable green alternative to crude oil use

Deepak Jaiswal, Amanda P. De Souza, Søren Larsen, David S. LeBauer, Fernando E. Miguez, Gerd Sparovek, Germán Bollero, Marcos S. Buckeridge, and Stephen P. Long

Nature Climate Change

Grass

Slow induction of photosynthesis on shade to sun transitions in wheat may cost at least 21% of productivity

Samuel H. Taylor and Stephen P. Long

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2017 372 20160543

Ray Tracing

Development of a three-dimensional ray-tracing model of sugarcane canopy photosynthesis and its application in assessing impacts of varied row spacing

Yu Wang, Qingfeng Song, Deepak Jaiswal, Amanda P. de Souza, Stephen Patrick Long, and Xin-Guang Zhu

Bioenergy Research

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Development of a three-dimensional ray-tracing model of sugarcane canopy photosynthesis and its application in assessing impacts of varied row spacing

Yu Wang, Qingfeng Song, Deepak Jaiswal, Amanda P. de Souza, Stephen Patrick Long, and Xin-Guang Zhu

Bioenergy Research

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Evaluation of the quantity and composition of sugars and lipid in the juice and bagasse of lipid producing sugarcane

Haibo Huang, Robert A. Moreau, Michael J. Powell, Zhaoqin Wang, Baskaran Kannan, Fredy Altpeter, Aleel K. Grennan, Stephen P. Long, and Vijay Singh

Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology

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Enhancing soybean photosynthetic CO2 assimilation using a cyanobacterial membrane protein, ictB

William T. Hay, Saadia Bihmidine, Nedim Mutlu, Khang Le Hoang, Tala Awada, Donald P. Weeks, Tom E. Clemente, and Stephen P. Long

Journal of Plant Physiology, 212, 58-68.

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Potential of global croplands and bioenergy crops for climate change mitigation through deployment for enhanced weathering

Ilsa B. Kantola, Michael D. Masters, David J. Beerling, Stephen P. Long, and Evan H. DeLucia

Biology Letters

Crops

Loss of photosynthetic efficiency in the shade. An Achilles heel for the dense modern stands of our most productive C4 crops?

Charles P. Pignon, Deepak Jaiswal, Justin M. McGrath, and Stephen P. Long 

Journal of Experimental Botany

CyanoBacteria

Expression of cyanobacterial FBP/SBPase in soybean prevents yield depression under future climate conditions

Iris H. Köhler, Ursula M. Ruiz-Vera, Andy VanLoocke, Michell L. Thomey, Tom Clemente, Stephen P. Long, Donald R. Ort, and Carl J. Bernacchi

Journal of Experimental Botany

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Decreasing, not increasing, leaf area will raise crop yields under global atmospheric change

Venkatraman Srinivasan, Praveen Kumar, and Stephen P. Long

Global Change Biology

Science Cover

Improving photosynthesis and crop productivity by accelerating recovery from photoprotection

Johannes Kromdijk, Katarzyna Głowacka, Lauriebeth Leonelli, Stéphane T. Gabilly, Masakazu Iwai, Krishna K. Niyogi, and Stephen P. Long

Science

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Intensifying drought eliminates the expected benefits of elevated carbon dioxide for soybean

Sharon B. Gray, Orla Dermody, Stephanie P. Klein, Anna M. Locke, Justin M. McGrath, Rachel E. Paul, David M. Rosenthal, Ursula M. Ruiz-Vera, Matthew H. Siebers, Reid Strellner, Elizabeth A. Ainsworth, Carl J. Bernacchi, Stephen P. Long, Donald R. Ort, and Andrew D. B. Leakey 

Nature Plants

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Rooting for cassava: Insights on photosynthesis and associated physiology as a route to improve yield potential

Amanda P. De Souza, Lynnicia N. Massenburg, Deepak Jaiswal, Siyuan Cheng, Rachel Shekar, and Stephen P. Long

New Phytologist

Soy

Factors underlying genotypic differences in the induction of photosynthesis in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.].

Mochamad Arief Soleh, Yu Tanaka, Yuko Nomoto, Yu Iwahashi, Keiichiro Nakashima, Yasuko Fukuda, Stephen P. Long, and Tatsuhiko Shiraiwa

Plant, Cell & Environment

Miscanthus

Techno‐economic analysis of biodiesel and ethanol co‐production from lipid‐producing sugarcane

Haibo Huang, Stephen Long, and Vijay Singh

Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining

Plants

High C3 photosynthetic capacity and high intrinsic water use efficiency underlies the high productivity of the bioenergy grass Arundo donax

Richard J. Webster, Steven M. Driever, Johannes Kromdijk, Justin McGrath, Andrew D. B. Leakey, Katharina Siebke, Tanvir Demetriades-Shah, Steve Bonnage, Tony Peloe, Tracy Lawson, and Stephen P. Long

Scientific Reports

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Impacts of a 32-billion-gallon bioenergy landscape on land and fossil fuel use in the US

Tara W. Hudiburg, WeiWei Wang, Madhu Khanna, Stephen P. Long, Puneet Dwivedi, William J. Parton, Melannie Hartman, and Evan H. DeLucia

Nature Energy

dropplet

An evaluation of new and established methods to determine T-DNA copy number and homozygosity in transgenic plants

Katarzyna Głowacka, Johannes Kromdijk, Lauriebeth Leonelli, Krishna K. Niyogi, Tom E. Clemente, and Stephen P. Long

Plant, Cell & Environment

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Pharaoh's dream revisited: An Integrated US Midwest field research network for climate adaptation

David Gustafson, Michael Hayes, Emily Janssen, David B. Lobell, Stephen Long, Gerald C. Nelson, Himadri B. Pakrasi, Peter Raven, G. Philip Robertson, Richard Robertson, and Donald Wuebbles

 BioScience

carbon cycle

Biogeochemical consequences of regional land use change to a biofuel crop in the southeastern United States

Benjamin D. Duval, Melannie Hartman, Ernest Marx, William J. Parton, Stephen P. Long, and Evan H. DeLucia

Ecosphere

Corn

An analysis of ozone damage to historical maize and soybean yields in the United States

Justin M. McGrath, Amy M. Betzelberger, Shaowen Wang, Eric Shook, Xin-Guang Zhu, Stephen P. Long, and Elizabeth A. Ainsworth

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

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Comparing predicted yield and yield stability of willow and Miscanthus across Denmark

Søren Larsen, Deepak Jaiswal, Niclas S. Bentsen, Dan Wang, and Stephen P. Long

GCB Bioenergy

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Plants in silico: why, why now and what? — An integrative platform for plant systems biology research

Xin‐Guang Zhu, Jonathan P. Lynch, David S. LeBauer, Andrew J. Millar, Mark Stitt, and Stephen P. Long

Plant, Cell & Environment

Soy

Factors underlying genotypic differences in the induction of photosynthesis in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.]

Mochamad Arief Soleh, Yu Tanaka, Yuko Nomoto, Yu Iwahashi, Keiichiro Nakashima, Yasuko Fukuda, Stephen P. Long, and Tatsuhiko Shiraiwa

Plant, Cell & Environment

United States

A physiological and biophysical model of coppice willow (Salix spp.) production yields for the contiguous USA in current and future climate scenarios

Dan Wang, Deepak Jaiswal, David S. Lebauer, Timothy M. Wertin, Germán A. Bollero, Andrew D. B. Leakey, and Stephen P. Long

Plant, Cell & Environment

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Biomass feedstock preprocessing and long‐distance transportation logistics

Tao Lin, Luis F. Rodríguez, Sarah Davis, Madhu Khanna, Yogendra Shastri, Tony Grift, Steve Long, and K. C. Ting

GCB Bioenergy

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Redesigning photosynthesis to sustainably meet global food and bioenergy demand

Donald R. Ort, Sabeeha S. Merchant, Jean Alric, Alice Barkan, Robert E. Blankenship, Ralph Bock, Roberta Croce, Maureen R. Hanson, Julian M. Hibberd, Stephen P. Long, Thomas A. Moore, James Moroney, Krishna K. Niyogi, Martin A. J. Parry, Pamela P. Peralta-Yahya, Roger C. Prince, Kevin E. Redding, Martin H. Spalding, Klaas J. van Wijk, Wim F. J. Vermaas, Susanne von Caemmerer, Andreas P. M. Weber, Todd O. Yeates, Joshua S. Yuan, and Xin Guang Zhu

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

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Can chilling tolerance of C4 photosynthesis in Miscanthus be transferred to sugarcane?

Katarzyna Głowacka, Aasifuddin Ahmed, Shailendra Sharma, Tom Abbott, Jack C. Comstock, Stephen P. Long, and Erik J. Sacks

GCB Bioenergy

Fall, Miscanthus x giganeus

Environment has little effect on biomass biochemical composition of Miscanthus x giganteus across soil types, nitrogen fertilization, and times of harvest

Rebecca A. Arundale, Stefan Bauer, Fernanda B. Haffner, Valerie D. Mitchell, Thomas B. Voigt, and Stephen P. Long

BioEnergy Research

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Cost of abating greenhouse gas emissions with cellulosic ethanol

Puneet Dwivedi, Weiwei Wang, Tara Hudiburg, Deepak Jaiswal, William Parton, Stephen Long, Evan DeLucia, and Madhu Khanna

Environmental Science & Technology

Agave

Sisal/Agave

Sarah C. Davis and Stephen P. Long

Industrial Crops. Handbook of Plant Breeding

rubisco

BSD2 is a Rubisco‐specific assembly chaperone, forms intermediary hetero‐oligomeric complexes, and is nonlimiting to growth in tobacco

Brendon Conlan, Rosemary Birch, Celine Kelso, Sophie Holland, Amanda P. De Souza, Stephen P. Long, Jennifer L. Beck, and Spencer M. Whitney

Plant, Cell & Environment

Licor Leaf

Can the exceptional chilling tolerance of C4 photosynthesis found in Miscanthus x giganteus be exceeded? Screening of a novel Miscanthus Japanese germplasm collection

Katarzyna Głowacka, Uffe Jørgensen, Jens B. Kjeldsen, Kirsten Kørup, Idan Spitz, Erik J. Sacks, and Stephen P. Long

Annals of Botany