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Invited Talks
 
Rewald, B. (04.07.2012) Phenological and physiological plasticity of woody root systems under drought and salinity. Colloquium, Dept. of Biology, Biocenter Klein Flottbek, University of Hamburg, Germany.

Zhao, J., Gaonkar, B., Bodner, G. & Rewald, B. (12.11.2015) Random forest models and Support Vector Machine analysis enhance trait selection and cultivar differentiation of mature pea root systems. EPPN Symposium, Barcelona, Spain. VIDEO

Rewald, B., Göransson, H. (04.2016) A root is a root is a root? – The importance to differentiate between root types. 2016 Kirkham conference "The Root Zone: Soil Physics & Beyond", Soil Science Society of America. Sde Boker, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. 
 


 
Contributions in Conference Proceedings (selection)

Zhao J, Sykacek P, Bodner G, Rewald B. 2016. Machine learning approaches allow for determination of important root traits and enhance differentiation of legumes cultivars. Second International Legume Society Conference (ILS2): Legumes for a sustainable world. OCT 11-14, 2016. Tróia, Portugal.

Rewald, B., Sandén, H. (2016) A root is a root is a root? - The importance to know your root type. 150 years of Ecology – lessons for the future. 46th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ). September 5-9. Marburg, Germany.

Mayer, M., Matthews, B., Gorfer, M., Berger, H., Tallian, C., Sandén, H., Rewald, B., Katzensteiner, K., Godbold, D.L. (2016) Dynamics of soil carbon processes following forest disturbance by clear cut harvest and stem girdling. 150 years of Ecology – lessons for the future. 46th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ). September 5-9. Marburg, Germany.

Eitle, M., Holzner, K., Cargnoni, M., Rewald, B., Failla, O., Griesser, M., Forneck, A. (2016) Phylloxeration effects on root growth architecture, root respiration and sink activity in Vitis ssp. X. International Symposium on grapevine physiology and biotechnology. June 2016, Verona, Italy. 

Göransson, H., Lehtinen, T., Nilsson, L.-O.,  Stark, S.,  Mayer, M., Rewald, B. (2015) Effects of geometride moth attacks on belowground processes in sub-arctic birch forests. EU Cost action 1305 "Biolink". 18-19 November 2015. Rome, Italy

Mayer M., Matthew B., Göransson H., Rewald B., Schindlbacher A., Godbold D.L., Katzensteiner K. (2015) Temperature-enhanced decomposition contributes to a decline in soil carbon stocks of a mountain forest after windthrow. EGU General Assembly. April 2015. Vienna, Austria. doi: 10.13140/2.1.3133.2645    PDF

Gaupp-Berghausen, M., Hofer, M., Rewald, B., Zaller, J.G. (2014) Herbicide roundup affects earthworm activity, reproduction and associated ecosystem functions. 44th Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Hildesheim, Germany.

Rewald, B., Rechenmacher, A. & Godbold, D.L. (2014) Intra-root system variability of respiration and morphology in four European deciduous tree species. 6th International Symposium on Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants. 8-13 September 2014. Nagoya, Japan. Poster #59. PDF

Babaj, I., Sallaku, G., Krasniqi, P., Kaciu, S., Göransson, H., Rewald, B., Balliu, A. (2013) The effects of grafting method and endogenous mycorrhiza application on chemical composition and stand establishment rate of grafted cucumber (Cucumis sativum L.) seedlings. Exploiting root-to-shoot communication for improving yield stability and fruit quality in vegetable crops, 2nd Meeting COST - Action 1204: Food and Agriculture, Murcia, Spain. p. 49

Fajtak, A., Mayer, M., Rewald, B. (2013) Forest soil, Biochar and Glyphosate: A love triangle? - Influence of herbicides on the respiration of charcoal affected forest soil. The Sustainability Challenge: Technological Advancements and Other Solutions. ELLS 2013 Annual Conference & Scientific Student Conference, Vienna, Austria. ISBN 978-3-900932-14-5

Rewald, B., Grünner, R., Ertl-Balga, U., Franke, A., Petzlberger, R., Sattler, S., Bodner, G., students of the course 'Building construction and architects physics, 2013' & Treberspurg, M. (2013) Root laboratories of the future – A design contest. Automated methods for continuous measurements in agriculture and forestry, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Sede Boqer Campus, Israel.

Zhao, J., Rewald, B. & Lazarovitch, N., Rachmilevitch, S. (2012) Influence of paclobutrazol on tomato root architecture. 42nd Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Lüneburg, Germany.

Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2012) Phenological and physiological plasticity of Citrus root orders under excess salinity. Roots to the future - 8th Symposium of the International Society of Root Research. Dundee, Scotland. See attached pdf.

Shelef, O., Rewald, B., Golan, A. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2012) Horizontal root growth in Bassia indica: halotropism or nutrient tropism? Roots to the future - 8th Symposium of the International Society of Root Research. Dundee, Scotland. 

Rewald, B., Rachmilevitch, S. & Ephrath, J.E. (2012) Use of GFP to determine the influence of competition on root dynamics. Roots to the future - 8th Symposium of the International Society of Root Research. Dundee, Scotland. 

Hill, A., Rewald, B. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2011) Belowground carbon dynamics in olive trees in saline conditions. Olivebioteq 2011: 4th Conference on "Biotechnology and olive products quality in the Mediterranean". Crete, Greece.

 

Rewald, B. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2011) Abiotic tolerance mechanisms of Acacia spp. and other trees - Root systems: the forgotten half? Acacia in the Arava: past, present and future. 1st annual meeting. Dead-Sea and Arava Science Center, Yair Station, Israel.
 
Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2011) A root is a root is a root? Plasticity of Citrus root orders under salinity. 41th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Oldenburg, Germany.

Hill, A., Rachmilevitch, S. & Rewald, B. (2011) Belowground carbon dynamics in olive trees in saline conditions. 41th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Oldenburg, Germany.

Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2011) Functional plasticity of Citrus root systems under fresh water and salinity. ISPS meeting, Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2010) Woody crops under salinity - Root traits influencing the water uptake. International conference on Dryland, Deserts and Desertification: The Route to Restoration. Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2010) Functional differentiation within root systems -­ root order-­based water uptake rates under freshwater and salinity. Fifth International Symposium on Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants. Victoria, Canada.
 
 
 
Ephrath, J.E., Rewald, B. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2009) Influence of saline drip irrigation on root bio- and necromass and specific root area of mature olive trees. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Pittsburgh, USA.
 
Rewald, B., Ephrath, J.E. & Rachmilevitch, S. (2009) Functional differentiation within root systems - water uptake pattern in Citrus volkameriana. COST FP0601: Forest management and the water cycle (FORMAN), Sede Boqer, Israel.
 
Rewald, B., Rachmilevitch, S. & Ephrath, J.E. (2009) Roots – underestimated determinants of olive salt tolerance? International symposium on olive irrigation and oil quality, Nazareth, Israel.
 
Rewald, B., Rachmilevitch, S. & Ephrath, J.E. (2009) Influence of high salinity on root biomass and sap flow of adult olive trees. International Symposium "Root Research and Applications", Vienna, Austria.
 
Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2009) Drought-induced plasticity of root specific conductivity and vulnerability to cavitation. International Symposium "Root Research and Applications", Vienna, Austria.

Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2008) Drought-induced changes in axial conductivity and vulnerability to embolism in roots of two broadleaved tree species with contrasting drought tolerance. Ecohydrology and ecophysiology of plants in water-limited environments. Perth, Australia.
 
Rewald, B. & Ephrath, J.E. (2008) Does root xylem plasticity affect salt tolerance? Ecohydrology and ecophysiology of plants in water-limited environments. Perth, Australia.

Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2008) Influence of soil moisture availability on competition belowground. COST FP0601: Forest management and the water cycle (FORMAN). Zagreb, Croatia.

Ephrath, J.E., Silberbush, M. & Rewald, B. (2007) Does root xylem plasticity affect tolerance of olive (Olea europea L.) trees grown under high salinity? p.63-4. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. New Orleans, USA.

Rewald, B. & Korn, S. (2007) Water acquisition in spatiotemporal heterogeneous environments. First science meeting of COST FP0601: Forest management and the water cycle (FORMAN). Göttingen, Germany.

Rewald, B. & Ephrath, J.E. (2007) Does root xylem plasticity affect tolerance of olive trees grown under high salinity? p.55. 4th International symposium on physiological processes in roots of woody plants. Bangor, UK.

Rewald, B. & Ephrath, J.E. (2007) Is the different salt tolerance of olive cultivars associated with a functional specialization in the root hydraulic system? p.355. 37th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Marburg, Germany.

Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Influence of drought stress to the root hydraulic system of different age stages of Fagus sylvatica and Quercus petraea. p.20. 36th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Bremen, Germany.
 
Rewald, B., Schumann, J. & Leuschner, C. (2006) -1.5 MPa - The universal permanent wilting point? p.22. 36th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Bremen, Germany.

Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Proline accumulation in leafs, shoots, and roots of young trees after different irrigation regimes. p.23. 36th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Bremen, Germany.

Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Feinwurzelsysteme und Trockenstress - Hydraulische Leitfähigkeiten und die Anfälligkeiten für Cavitationen. p.21. 11th Annual workshop of the specialist group "Experimental Ecology" within the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Ulm, Germany.
 
Rewald, B., Prigge, M., Hertel, D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Trockenstress - Prolin und die Wurzel. p.24. 11th Annual workshop of the specialist group "Experimental Ecology" within the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Ulm, Germany.
 
Meinen, C., Rewald, B., Hertel, D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Morphologische Unterscheidungkriterien für Feinwurzeln mitteleuropäischer Baumarten. p.33. 11th Annual workshop of the specialist group "Experimental Ecology" within the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Ulm, Germany.

Schumann, J., Rewald, B. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Der Permanente Welkepunkt. p.34. 11th Annual workshop of the specialist group "Experimental Ecology" within the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Ulm, Germany.

Meier, I., Rewald, B., Gaul, D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Das neuartige Minirhizotron-Scannersystem CI-600 - Erste praktische Erfahrungen. p.54. 11th Annual workshop of the specialist group "Experimental Ecology" within the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Ulm, Germany.

Rewald, B., Hertel, D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Below-ground competition in a multi-species broad-leaved forest in Central Germany. p.6. Cost E 38: Woody root processes. Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Gaul, D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) The novel minirhizotron scanner system CI-600 - Some practical experience. Cost E 38: Woody root processes. Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Prigge, M., Hertel D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Proline content of fine roots - An indicator of drought stress? Cost E 38: Woody root processes. Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Meinen, C., Hertel D. & Leuschner, C. (2006) Fine root identification at species level in central European mixed forests. Cost E 38: Woody root processes. Sede Boqer, Israel.

Rewald, B., Hertel, D. & Leuschner, C. (2005) Below-ground competition in a multi-species forest in the Central German dryland. p.68. 35th Annual conference of the Ecological society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Regensburg, Germany.
 
Rewald, B., Leuschner, C. & Hertel D. (2003) Analysis of fine root growth of different species in mature forest stands using in situ-root chambers. Conference on fine root turnover. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden.

Rewald, B. in bold = Presenting author.
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Boris Rewald,
11 Aug 2014, 06:51
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Boris Rewald,
19 Dec 2012, 23:51
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Boris Rewald,
20 Dec 2012, 00:01
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