Aerial view of 2016 field trials

Stimulating photosynthetic processes increases productivity and water-use efficiency in the field

Patricia E. López-Calcagno, Kenny L. Brown, Andrew J. Simkin, Stuart J. Fisk, Silvere Vialet-Chabrand, Tracy Lawson, and Christine A. Raines

Nature Plants
DOI: 10.1038/s41477-020-0740-1

Three authors pose next to wheat in the greenhouse.

An isoleucine residue improves Rubisco activase activity at high temperatures by 30%

Gustaf E. Degen, Dawn Worrall, and Elizabete Carmo-Silva

The Plant Journal
DOI: 10.1111/tpj.14766

Figure from paper.

Plot-level rapid screening for photosynthetic parameters using proximal hyperspectral imaging

Katherine Meacham-Hensold, Peng Fu, Jin Wu, Shawn Serbin, Christopher M Montes, Elizabeth Ainsworth, Kaiyu Guan, Evan Dracup, Taylor Pederson, Steven Driever, and Carl Bernacchi

Journal of Experimental Botany
DOI: 10.1093/jxb/eraa068

Image shows phenotypic differences in 8 rice varieties.

Variation in photosynthetic induction between rice accessions and its potential for improving productivity

Liana G. Acevedo‐Siaca, Robert Coe, Yu Wang, Johannes Kromdijk, W. Paul Quick, and Stephen P. Long

New Phytologist
DOI: 10.1111/nph.16454

A picture of the model's output.

Photosynthesis in the fleeting shadows: An overlooked opportunity for increasing crop productivity?

Yu Wang, Steven Burgess, Elsa de Becker, Stephen Long

Plant Journal
DOI: 10.1111/tpj.14663

Figure 1 from paper.

Estimating photosynthetic traits from reflectance spectra: A synthesis of spectral indices, numerical inversion, and partial least square regression

Peng Fu, Katherine Meacham‐Hensold, Kaiyu Guan, Jin Wu, and Carl Bernacchi

Plant, Cell & Environment
DOI: 10.1111/pce.13718