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David Turner

Associate Professor, BScAgr Syd., MSc PhD Macq.

  • The University of Western Australia (M084), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 1825 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
1985 …2019
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Research Output 1985 2019

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3 Citations (Scopus)

1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) reduces water loss and extends shelf life of fruits of Rose apple (Syzygium jambos Alston) cv. Tabtim Chan

Plainsirichai, M., Trinok, U. & Turner, D., 2010, In : FRUITS. 65, p. 133-140

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Aerenchyma formation in roots of four banana (Musa spp.) cultivars

Aguilar, E. A., Turner, D. & Sivasithamparam, K., 1998, In : Scientia Horticulturae. 80, p. 57-72

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musa
bananas
cultivars
root tips
porosity
9 Citations (Scopus)
water content
Water
leaves
Sorghum
Vitis
5 Citations (Scopus)

A simple model to estimate the rate of leaf production in bananas in the subtropics

Mekwatanakarn, W. & Turner, D., 1989, In : Scientia Horticulturae. 40, p. 53-62 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

A water deficit during pod development in lentils reduces flower and pod numbers but not seed size

Shrestha, R., Turner, N., Siddique, K., Turner, D. & Speijers, J., 2006, In : Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 57, 4, p. 427-438

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lentils
pods
flowers
seeds
water
46 Citations (Scopus)
Musa
leaf blade
bananas
gas exchange
shade
19 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon isotope discrimination is not correlated with transpiration efficiency in three cool-season grain legumes (pulses)

Turner, N. C., Palta, J. A., Shrestha, R., Ludwig, C., Siddique, K. & Turner, D., 2007, In : Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 49, 10, p. 1478-1483

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Isotopes
Transpiration
Fabaceae
transpiration
isotopes
10 Citations (Scopus)
Brassica napus
oils
seeds
ovules
cotyledons
34 Citations (Scopus)
root pressure
root hydraulic conductivity
Pressure
probes (equipment)
water flow
2 Citations (Scopus)

Covering cauliflower curds during growth reduces floret flavonoids and improves quality

Thomas, D. S., Turner, D. & Tan, S. C., 1992, In : New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science. 20, p. 147-151 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
Persea americana
avocados
fruit growing
rhizosphere
drying
5 Citations (Scopus)
Persea
root zone drying
Persea americana
avocados
signs and symptoms (plants)
9 Citations (Scopus)
bananas
developmental stages
microorganisms
fruits
fruiting
57 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental physiology of the bananas (Musa spp.)

Turner, D., Fortescue, J. & Thomas, D. S., 2007, In : Brazilian Journal of Plant Physiology. 19, 4, p. 463-484

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecophysiology
Musa
bananas
water
stomata
9 Citations (Scopus)

Estimation of leaf emergence rates in bananas

Allen, R., Dettmann, B., Johns, G. & Turner, D., 1988, In : Crop and Pasture Science. 39, p. 53-62 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence that banana (Musa spp.), a tropical monocotyledon, has a facultative long-day response to photoperiod

Fortescue, J., Turner, D. & Romero, R., 2011, In : Functional Plant Biology. 38, p. 867-878

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Fruit numbers on bunches of bananas can be estimated rapidly

Turner, D., Mulder, J. C. & Daniells, J., 1988, In : Scientia Horticulturae. 34, p. 265-274 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense
wilt
Fusarium wilt
Musa
phenylalanine ammonia-lyase
4 Citations (Scopus)

Growth and development of ovules of banana, plantain and enset (Musaceae)

Fortescue, J. & Turner, D., 2005, In : Scientia Horticulturae: an international journal. 104, 4, p. 463-478

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musaceae
plantains (fruit)
ovules
bananas
embryo sac
16 Citations (Scopus)
Lens culinaris
Nepal
lentils
seed yield
crossbreds
12 Citations (Scopus)
31 Citations (Scopus)
Musa
bananas
gas exchange
genomics
genome
58 Citations (Scopus)
canola
Brassica napus
oils
genotype
seed oils
14 Citations (Scopus)

Interaction between Collectotrichum musae and antagonistic microorganisms on the surface of banana leaf discs

Postmaster, A., Kuo, J., Sivasithamparam, K. & Turner, D., 1997, In : Scientia Horticulturae. 71, p. 113-125

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
Musa
dry environmental conditions
Photosynthesis
bananas
gas exchange
20 Citations (Scopus)
Musa
dry environmental conditions
bananas
gas exchange
Gases
14 Citations (Scopus)
20 Citations (Scopus)

Low- and High-temperature Storage Effects on Viability and Germinability of Seeds of Three Australian Asteraceae

Peishi, Z., Plummer, J., Turner, D., Cheongsaat, D. & Bell, D. T., 1999, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 47, p. 265-275

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

storage temperature
dormancy
Asteraceae
viability
seed
18 Citations (Scopus)
Musa
bananas
gas exchange
soil water
leaves
3 Citations (Scopus)

Moisture content influences survival of cryostored seed of Banksia ashbyi (Proteacaea)

Merritt, D., Touchell, D. H., Dixon, K. W., Plummer, J. & Turner, D., 2000, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 48, p. 581-587

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrient supply and water use of bananas in a subtropical environment

Turner, D., 1987, In : FRUITS. 42, p. 89-93 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
Brassica napus
Western Australia
South Australia
Brassica juncea
seed yield
5 Citations (Scopus)

Osmotic adjustment in leaves of Brassica oilseeds in response to water deficit

Levy, D., Fogelman, E., Itzhak, Y., Ma, Q., Turner, D. & Cowling, W., 2006, In : Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 86, 2, p. 389-397

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oilseeds
Brassica
turgor
leaves
water
19 Citations (Scopus)
Brassica napus
Proline
seed yield
proline
Seeds
33 Citations (Scopus)

Oxygen distribution and movement, respiration and nutrient loading in banana roots (Musa spp. L.) subjected to aerated and oxygen-depleted environments

Aguilar, E. A., Turner, D., Gibbs, D. J., Armstrong, W. & Sivasithamparam, K., 2003, In : Plant and Soil. 253, 1, p. 91-102

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musa
pollution load
bananas
breathing
respiration
229 Citations (Scopus)

Oxygen distribution in wetland plant roots and permeability barriers to gas-exchange with the rhizosphere: a microelectrode and modelling study with Phragmites australis

Armstrong, W., Cousins, D., Armstrong, J., Turner, D. & Beckett, P. M., 2000, In : Annals of Botany. 86, p. 687-703

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wetland plants
Phragmites australis
gas exchange
rhizosphere
permeability
10 Citations (Scopus)
Western Australia
Nutritive Value
forbs
Phosphorus
mineral content
29 Citations (Scopus)
Brassica oleracea var. alboglabra
Brassica rapa
flooded conditions
water
leaves
17 Citations (Scopus)
lentils
seed yield
genotype
water
flowering
4 Citations (Scopus)

Plantain cultivars (Musa spp.AAB) grown at different altitudes demonstrate cool temperature and photoperiod responses relevant to genetic improvement

Turner, D. W., Fortescue, J. A., Ocimati, W. & Blomme, G., 2016, In : Field Crops Research. 194, p. 103-111 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Planting date and defoliation influence the time of harvest of bananas

Turner, D. & Hunt, N., 1987, In : Scientia Horticulturae. 32, p. 233-248 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Pollen Fertility in Musa: Viability in cultivars grown in Southern Australia

Fortescue, J. & Turner, D., 2004, In : Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 55, 10, p. 1085-1091

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Musa
viability
pollen
cultivars
triploidy
4 Citations (Scopus)
Mediterranean climate
Rosa
greenhouses
shoots
cultivars
4 Citations (Scopus)
Senna (Fabaceae)
Acacia
plant nutrition
Western Australia
nutrition
11 Citations (Scopus)
pseudostems
ratooning
Musa
bananas
Weights and Measures
23 Citations (Scopus)
green manures
Thanatephorus cucumeris
hyphae
Brassica napus
allyl isothiocyanate
27 Citations (Scopus)
soil water deficit
Brassica juncea
canola
Brassica napus
seed yield
61 Citations (Scopus)
root pressure
Xylem
stele
Zea mays
xylem
23 Citations (Scopus)
stele
hydraulic conductivity
Zea mays
hypoxia
corn