Peta Clode

Associate Professor, BSc PhD La Trobe

  • Room 1.81, CMCA@Physics, Physics

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • M010, Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation & Analysis, Physics

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • The University of Western Australia (M010), 35 Stirling Highway, Room 1.81, Physics Building, Perth campus

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 1574 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
20022021
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Personal profile

Biography

PhD La Trobe 2002 (APA Scholarship)
Lecturer UWA 2003-2007
Senior Lecturer UWA 2007-2015
Associate Professor UWA 2015 - current

Roles and responsibilities

Expertise:
Various biological systems (plant, animal, microbial)
Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry
Electron microscopy
Cell and tissue imaging
Biological microanalysis (EDS element analysis)

Future research

Contact me for possible student projects currently available!

Funding overview

DAFF Carbon Farming Futures: Filling the Research Gap, 2013-17: Gleeson et al. Managing biological, physical and chemical constraints to soil carbon storage.

ARC Discovery 2018-21: Swaminatha et al. Establishing nanoscale design principles for nonviral genome engineering.

EuroBioimaging Job Shadowing 2018: Clode

ARC Discovery, 2013-15: Lambers et al. Does calcium toxicity explain the absence of most Proteaceae from calcareous habitats?

ARC LIEF, 2015: Millar et al. High resolution mass spectrometry for metabolomics and proteomics research.

ARC LIEF, 2015: Low et al. A STM/AFM facility for electroactive materials characterisation.

Current projects

Vectors of parasites in Australian wildlife
Nutrient dynamics in the rhizosphere
Ca and P sensitivity in crop and native plants
Salinity tolerance in important crops

Teaching overview

GEOS5507 Analytical Techniques for the Geosciences
SCIE5516 Materials Characterisation for Bioengineering Applications
MSCI4006 Advanced Techniques in Molecular Sciences
SEM&M Training Course (CMCA) Co-ordinator
TEM&M Training Course (CMCA)
TEM Bio-sample Preparation Workshops (CMCA) Co-ordinator
SEM Bio-sample Preparation Workshops (CMCA) Co-ordinator

Research

Metals in biology
Biomineralisation / calcification
Cell structure-function relationships
Element and nutrient acquisition strategies
Symbiotic, parasitic, diseased systems

Keywords

  • Biological microscopy, particularly advancement of analytical techniques, including EDS X-ray microanalysis, EFTEM, EELS and SIMS
  • Biomineralisation processes
  • Nutrient and ion transport
  • Coral calcification and symbioses
  • Structure–function relationships in biological tissues
  • Marine biology

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corals Agriculture & Biology
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Trypanosoma Medicine & Life Sciences
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Brassica juncea Agriculture & Biology

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Projects 2004 2021

Research Output 2002 2018

File
calcium
toxicity
phosphorus
habitat
calcareous soil
1 Citations

Eudicots from severely phosphorus-impoverished environments preferentially allocate phosphorus to their mesophyll

Guilherme Pereira, C., Clode, P. L., Oliveira, R. S. & Lambers, H. 1 May 2018 In : New Phytologist. 218, 3, p. 959-973 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proteaceae
mesophyll
Phosphorus
Ecosystem
Liliopsida

Next generation sequencing reveals widespread trypanosome diversity and polyparasitism in marsupials from Western Australia

Cooper, C., Keatley, S., Northover, A., Gofton, A. W., Brigg, F., Lymbery, A. J., Pallant, L., Clode, P. L. & Thompson, R. C. A. 1 Apr 2018 In : International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife. 7, 1, p. 58-67 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Trypanosoma
Marsupialia
Western Australia
Trypanosomiasis
Metatheria
3 Citations
Proteaceae
Phosphorus
Ecosystem
Mesophyll Cells
phosphorus

Sensitivity of different Lupinus species to calcium under a low phosphorus supply

Ding, W., Clode, P. L., Clements, J. C. & Lambers, H. 1 Jul 2018 In : Plant Cell and Environment. 41, 7, p. 1512-1523 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lupinus
Phosphorus
Calcium
calcium
phosphorus

Datasets

3D X-ray microscopy scans from the article: "Sediment tolerance mechanisms identified in sponges using advanced imaging techniques."

Strehlow, B. W. (Creator), Pineda, M. C. (Creator), Duckworth, A. (Creator), Kendrick, G. (Creator), Renton, M. (Creator), Abdul Wahab, M. A. (Creator), Webster, N. S. (Creator), Clode, P. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 31 Oct 2017

Dataset

File

Calcium oxalate crystals: an integral component of the Sclerotinia sclerotiorum/Brassica carinata pathosystem - lesion data

Uloth, M. (Creator), Clode, P. (Creator), You, M. (Creator), Barbetti, M. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 26 Nov 2014

Dataset

Calcium oxalate crystals: an integral component of the Sclerotinia sclerotiorum/Brassica carinata pathosystem

Uloth, M. (Creator), Clode, P. (Creator), You, M. (Creator), Barbetti, M. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 2 Oct 2014

Dataset