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CHIEF EDITOR

Heslop


Pat Heslop-Harrison
Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, UK (webpage)


Expertise: Molecular cytogenetics, genomics, genome evolution, chromosomes, hybrids and polyploids; plant genetics and reproduction; crops, domestication, breeding, biodiversity and genetic resources, agriculture and food security.
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MANAGING EDITOR

Catherine Hyland
Managing Editor
Annals of Botany Editorial Office
Department of Plant Sciences
University of Oxford
South Parks Road
Oxford OX1 3RB, UK


Trude Schwarzacher
Transitional Managing Editor
Department of Genetics
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK
Telephone: +44 (0)116 2523396 or 2522276


Stephanie Sacharov
Deputy Managing Editor
For technical queries regarding submissions or refereeing.

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT

Cody


Sarah Cody
Annals of Botany Editorial Office
Telephone: +44 (0)116 2523396



AOBBLOG EDITORS

Salt


Dr Alun Salt
(webpage)
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oserreider

Dr Anne Osterrieder
Oxford Brookes University, UK
(webpage)


EDITORS

Colmer


Tim Colmer
(Editor for Australasia)
School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia (webpage)

Expertise: Abiotic stress tolerance, especially salinity, waterlogging and submergence; aerenchyma and oxygen transport; anaerobic metabolism; tissue ion regulation; plant water relations; halophytes.
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Karron


Jeffrey Karron
(Editor for North America)
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Ecology and evolution of plant-pollinator interactions; evolution of plant mating systems.




Takahashi


Hideyuki Takahashi
(Editor for Japan)
Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University, Japan (webpage)

Expertise: Plant hormones and plant movement, space biology, flowering and sex expression, plant responses to environmental and mechanical stresses or stimuli.




Zheng


Shao Jian Zheng
(Editor for China)
College of Life Sciences Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China (webpage)

Expertise: Plant nutrition, physiological and molecular mechanisms of plants in response to abiotic stresses.




Trude


Trude Schwarzacher
(Reviews Editor)
Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Chromosome organisation and dynamics, meiosis, karyotype evolution, hybrids and polyploids, crop breeding, DNA sequence analysis, repetitive DNA sequences, genetic diversity.
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Chaffey


Nigel Chaffey
(News Editor)
Bath Spa University, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Plant anatomy, plant structure-and-function, plant cell biology, plants-and-people.
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Alix


Karine Alix
Quantitative Genetics and Evolution, AgroParisTech, Gif-sur-Yvette, France

Expertise: Plant genetics and genomics; interspecific hybridization and polyploidy; genome evolution and plant adaptation; dynamics of transposable elements; small non-coding RNA pathways in evolutionary genetics.




Barnett


John Barnett
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Reading, UK

Expertise: Plant anatomy, structure and development, plant physiology, plant cell ultrastructure and differentiation, plant cell wall formation and structure, ecology, tree biology and forests.
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Barth


Susanne Barth
Teagasc Crops, Environment and Land Use Programme, Carlow, Ireland (webpage)

Expertise: Plant breeding, genetic diversity, abiotic stress, agronomy, self-incompatibility, crops, grasses.
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Brysting


Anne Brysting
Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, Norway (webpage)

Expertise: Polyploidy and reticulate evolution; plant systematics and phylogenetics; phylogeography.





Cousins


Asaph Cousins
School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Environmental effects on plant energy metabolism, leaf CO2 isotope exchange and C4 photosynthesis.





DeJong


Ted DeJong
Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis, California, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Environmental plant physiology; photosynthetic efficiency of tree crops relative to the utilization of nitrogen, water, and solar radiation; functional-structural plant modelling.




Dubash


Michele Dudash
Evolutionary Ecology Lab, University of Maryland, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Population biology; ecology and evolution of reproductive systems in nature; plant-pollinator interactions; conservation genetics.
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Fajardo


Alex Fajardo
Research Centre of Patagonian Ecosystems, Coyhaique, Chile (webpage)

Expertise: Forest ecology, treeline dynamics and global warming, trait-based approach for plant ecology, community structure and species coexistence, positive biotic interactions, Southern Andes plants, plant scaling and tree invasion.
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Gravendeel


Barbara Gravendeel
Biodiversity, University of Applied Sciences, Leiden, The Netherlands (webpage)

Expertise: Evolutionary aspects of plant morphology; interactions with symbionts, phylogenetics, genomics, metabarcoding and museomics including study of the influence of ancient environmental changes and adaptation to human induced activities.



Hanley


Mick Hanley
School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Plant–animal interactions (specifically herbivory and pollination ecology), plant defense, fire ecology, global change biology, seed and seedling biology/ecophysiology.



Harikrishan


Jennifer Harikrishna
Centre for Research in Biotechnology for Agriculture, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (webpage)

Expertise: Plant molecular biology and genetics with focus on biotic and abiotic stress, epigenetics and transcriptomics; plant biotechnology; plant biosafety and biosecurity.
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Harrison


Jill Harrison
Department of Biology, University of Bristol, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Major innovations in plant body plan during evolution; plant development; plant evolution; morphology and phylogeny.




Hiscock


Simon Hiscock
University of Oxford Botanic Garden, Oxford, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Plant reproductive biology and speciation; genetics and genomics; pollen–stigma interactions; pollination biology.





Honnay

Olivier Honnay
Laboratory for Forest, Nature and Landscape Research, University of Leuven, Belgium (webpage)

Expertise: plant conservation and ecology, effects of anthropogenic disturbances such as eutrophication, forest management and habitat fragmentation on plant species diversity, plant demography and plant population genetic and genomic diversity.
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Levin


Don Levin
Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas, Austin, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Flowering plant microevolution including evolutionary processes, chromosomal repatterning, and polyploidy; population differentiation, and speciation; hybridization; flowering plant breeding systems (sexual); pollination and dispersal ecology.



Li


Chuanyou Li
Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China (webpage)

Expertise: Hormone biology; molecular mechanism of jasmonate actions; plant-insect interaction.



Lynch


Jonathan Lynch
Department of Plant Science, Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences, Pennsylvania, USA (webpage)

Expertise: Adaptation of plants to drought and low soil fertility; mineral nutrition; root biology; functional-structural plant modelling.



Lysak


Martin Lysak
Central European Institute of Technology, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (webpage)

Expertise: Plant genome and karyotype evolution; chromosomes; plant cytogenetics and cytogenomics.
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Miller


Robert Miller
Department of Cell Biology, University of Brasilia, Brazil (webpage)

Expertise: Plant-microbe interactions; plant disease resistance and defence responses; functional genomics.
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Munzbergova

Zuzana Munzbergova
Department of Botany, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic (webpage)

Expertise: Plant population dynamics; Plant-herbivore interactions; Plant interactions with soil biota; Ecology of polyploids; Species landscape dynamics; Conservation biology




Murchie


Erik Murchie
University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonnington, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Physiological and metabolic aspects of photosynthesis, environment interactions especially acclimation to light. Abiotic stress especially photoprotection and photoinhibition at biochemical, leaf and canopy levels.
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Peterson

Gitte Petersen
University of Copenhagen, Natural History Museum of Denmark (webpage)

Expertise: Plant systematics, phylogenetics, phylogenomics and evolution; molecular evolution; genome and organelle evolution





Popper


Zoë Popper
Botany and Plant Science, NUI Galway, Ireland (webpage)

Expertise: Plant and algal cell wall; polysaccharides, localisation, structure and evolution.
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Powell


Alison Powell
School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, UK (webpage)

Expertise: Seed physiology in general, specifically seed ageing and its repair, priming, seed development, responses to stress; seed quality and its evaluation.
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Pressel


Silvia Pressel
Natural History Museum, London, UK (webpage)

Expertise: cell biology, development, physiology, ecology, conservation, and evolution of lower land plants (bryophytes and pteridophytes), desiccation biology, ontogeny and function of stomata and fungal associations.



Rogers


Hilary Rogers
School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, UK (webpage)

Expertise: gene expression during plant stress and senescence and cell death, ornamental and fresh fruit and vegetable species, molecular and volatile analysis, wood decay, fungi and endophytes.
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Santrucek


Jiří Šantrůček
Department of Plant Experimental Biology, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic (webpage)

Expertise: plant physiology,development of stomata, control of leaf-atmosphere gas exchange, functional and structural aspects of leaf cuticle and fractionation of stable isotopes in photosynthesis.
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Sauter


Margret Sauter
Institute of Botany, University of, Kiel, Germany (webpage)

Expertise: Plant developmental biology, plant physiology, regulatory aspects of plant growth and development with an emphasis on flooding adaptation and peptide signaling.
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Shipley


Bill Shipley
Department of Biology, University of Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada (webpage)

Expertise: physiological plant and functional ecology and community assembly, statistical methods related to trait-based ecology; specifically, structural equations modelling and maximum entropy methods.
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Smirnoff


Nick Smirnoff
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Exeter, UK (webpage)

Expertise: plant and algal metabolism; function of antioxidants and reactive oxygen species; biochemical and physiological aspects of plant responses to abiotic stress.
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White

Philip J. White
The James Hutton Institute, Dundee, UK (webpage)

Expertise: crop mineral biofortification, crop production, fertiliser use efficiency, ionomics, plant mineral nutrition, plant nutritional genomics, plant physiology, solute transport, root biology

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