2007

Rhythms in Plants

Phenomenology, Mechanisms, and Adaptive Significance

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ISBN: 978-3-540-68069-7 (Print) 978-3-540-68071-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Physiological Implications of Oscillatory Processes in Plants

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-37

      Rhythmic Leaf Movements: Physiological and Molecular Aspects

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 39-62

      The Pollen Tube Oscillator: Integrating Biophysics and Biochemistry into Cellular Growth and Morphogenesis

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      Pages 63-76

      Ultradian Growth Oscillations in Organs: Physiological Signal or Noise?

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 77-90

      Nutation in Plants

  3. Stomata Oscillations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-113

      Oscillations in Plant Transpiration

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      Pages 115-133

      Membrane Transport and Ca2+ Oscillations in Guard Cells

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      Pages 135-155

      Calcium Oscillations in Guard Cell Adaptive Responses to the Environment

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 157-177

      Circadian Rhythms in Stomata: Physiological and Molecular Aspects

  4. Rhythms, Clocks and Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-198

      How Plants Identify the Season by Using a Circadian Clock

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      Pages 199-217

      Rhythmic Stem Extension Growth and Leaf Movements as Markers of Plant Behaviour: the Integral Output from Endogenous and Environmental Signals

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      Pages 219-243

      Rhythms and Morphogenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 245-264

      Molecular Aspects of the Arabidopsis Circadian Clock

  5. Theoretical Aspects of Rhythmical Plant Behaviour

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 265-265

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 267-294

      Rhythms, Clocks and Deterministic Chaos in Unicellular Organisms

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 295-311

      Modelling Ca2+ Oscillations in Plants

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 313-339

      Noise-Induced Phenomena and Complex Rhythms: Theoretical Considerations, Modelling and Experimental

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 341-355

      Modelling Oscillations of Membrane Potential Difference

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 357-361