Applied Vegetation Dynamics

Alday JG, O’Reilly J, Rose RJ & RH Marrs (2020). Effects of long-term removal of sheep-grazing in a series of British upland plant communities: insights from plant species composition and traits. Science of Total Environment 143508


Son D, Alday JG, Lee EJ, Park S, Chu Y & H Lee (2020). Plant species colonization in new created road habitats of South Korea: Insights for more effective restoration. Science of Total Environment 719: 137476


Marrs RH, Marsland E-L, Lingard R, Appleby PG, Piliposyan GT, Rose RJ, O’Reilly J, Milligan G, Allen KA, Alday JG , Santana V, Lee H, Halsall K & RC Chiverrell (2019). Experimental evidence for sustained carbon sequestration in fire-managed, peat moorlands. Nature Geoscience 12: 108–112

Archaeobotanical remains and palaeoenvironments

Aguilera M, Zech-Matterne V, Lepetz S, Balasse M (2018) Crop fertility conditions in North-Eastern Gaul during the La Tène and Roman periods: a combined stable isotope analysis of archaeobotanical and archaeozoological remains. Environmental Archaeology 23: 323–337

Tornero C, Aguilera M, Ferrio JP, Arcusa H, Moreno-García M, García-Reig S, Rojo-Guerra M (2018) Vertical sheep mobility along the altitudinal gradient through stable isotope analyses in tooth molar bioapatite, meteoric water and pastures: A reference from the Ebro valley to the Central Pyrenees. Quaternary International 484: 94–106

Araus JL, Ferrio JP, Voltas J, Aguilera M, Buxó R (2014) Agronomic conditions and crop evolution in ancient Near East agriculture. Nature Communications 5 (3953): 1-9

Ecological Resistance-Resilience

Sanabria-Fernández JA, Alday JG , Lazzari N, Riera R & MA Becerro (2019). Marine protected areas are more effective but less reliable protecting fish biomass than fish diversity. Marine Pollution Bulletin 143: 24-32.

Castaño C, Alday JG, Lindahl BD, Martínez de Aragón J, de-Miguel S, Colinas C, Parladé X, Pera J & JA Bonet (2018). Lack of thinning effects over inter-annual changes in soil fungal community and diversity in a Mediterranean pine forest. Forest Ecology and Management 424: 420-427


Karavani A, Boer MM, Baudena M, Colinas C, Díaz-Sierra R, Pemán J, de Luís M, Enríquez-de-Salamanza A, Resco de Dios V. 2018. Fire-induced deforestation in drought-prone Mediterranean forests: drivers and unknowns from leaves to communities. Ecological Monographs 88: 141-169

Boer MM, Nolan RH, Resco de Dios V, Clarke H, Price OF, Bradstock RA. 2017. Changing weather extremes call for early warning of potential for catastrophic fire. Earth's Future 5: 1196-1202

Resco de Dios V, Fellows A, Nolan R, Boer MM, Bradstock RA, Domingo F, Goulden ML. 2015. A semi-mechanistic model for predicting the moisture content of fine litter. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 203, 64-73, doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.01.002

Fungal ecology & diversity

Hernández-Rodríguez M, De-Miguel S, Pukkala T, Oria-de-Rueda JA, Martín-Pinto P (2015). Climate-sensitive models for mushroom yields and diversity in Cistus ladanifer scrublands. Agricultural and Forest Metereology 213: 173-182

Bonet JA, De-Miguel S, Martínez-de-Aragon J, Pukkala T, Palahi M (2012). Immediate effect of thinning on the yield of Lactarius group deliciosus in Pinus pinaster forests in North-Eastern Spain. Forest, Ecology and Management265: 211-217

Bonet JA, Palahí M, Colinas C, Pukkala T, Fischer CR, Miina J, Martínez-de-Aragon J (2010). Modelling the production and species richness of wild mushrooms in pine forests of Central Pyrenees in north-eastern Spain. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40: 347-356

Modelling tree-ring patterns

Shestakova T, Gutiérrez E, Kirdyanov A, Camarero JJ, Génova M, Knorre A, Linares JC, Resco de Dios V, Sánchez-Salguero R, Voltas J (2016) Forests synchronize their growth in contrasting Eurasian regions in response to climate warming. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113: 662-667

Alday JG, Shestakova TA, Resco de Dios V, Voltas J (2018) DendroSync: An R package to unravel synchrony patterns in tree-ring networks. Dendrochronologia 47; 17–22

Shestakova TA, Gutiérrez E, Valeriano C, Lapshina E, Voltas J (2019) Recent loss of sensitivity to summer temperature constrains tree growth synchrony among boreal Eurasian forests. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 268: 318–330

NWFP & Ecosystem services

Caballero-Serrano V, McLaren BJ, Carrasco JC, Alday JG, Fiallos L, Amigo J & M Onaindia (2019). Traditional ecological knowledge and medicinal plant diversity in Ecuadorian Amazon home gardens. Global Ecology and Conservation doi:10.1016/jgecco.2019.e00524

Bonet JA, González-Olabarria JR, Martínez de Aragón J (2014). Mushroom production as an alternative fo rural development in a forested mountainous area. Journal of Mountain Science11(2): 533-543

Rodríguez-Loinaz G, Alday JG, Onaindia M (2015). Multiple ecosystem services landscape index: A tool for multifunctional landscapes conservation. Journal of Environmental Management 147: 152-163

Plant circadian ecology

Resco de Dios V, Loik ME, Smith RA, Aspinwall MJ, Tissue DT. 2016. Genetic variation in circadian regulation of nocturnal stomatal conductance enhances carbon assimilation and growth. Plant Cell and Environment 39: 3-11

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Resco de Dios V, Gessler A. 2018. Circadian regulation of photosynthesis and transpiration from genes to ecosystems. Environmental and Experimental Botany 152: 37-48.

Resco de Dios V, Gessler A, Ferrio JP, Alday JG, Bahn M, del Castillo J, Devidal S, García-Muñoz S, Kayler Z, Landais D, Martín-Gómez P, Milcu A, Piel C, Pirhofer-Walzl K, Ravel O, Salekin S, Tissue DT, Tjoelker MG, Voltas J, Roy J. 2017. Circadian rhythms regulate the environmental responses of net CO2 exchange in bean and cotton canopies. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 239: 185-191.


Resco de Dios V, Chowdhury FI, Granda E, , Yao Y, Tissue DT. 2019. Assessing the potential functions of nocturnal stomatal conductance in C3 and C4 plants. New Phytologist , doi: 10.1111/nph.15881.

Anderegg WRL, Wolf A, Arango‐Velez A, Choat B, Chmura DJ, Jansen S, Kolb T, Li S, Meinzer FC, Pita P, Resco de Dios V, Sperry JS, Wolfe BT, Pacala S. 2018. Woody plants optimise stomatal behaviour relative to hydraulic risk. Ecology Letters 21: 968-977.

Resco de Dios V, Roy J, Ferrio JP, Alday JG, Landais D, Milcu A, Gessler A (2015) Processes driving nocturnal transpiration and implications for estimating land evapotranspiration. Scientific Reports, Article number:10975, doi:10.1038/srep10975

Trade-offs and adaptation

Santini F, Climent JM, & Voltas J. (2019) Phenotypic integration and life history strategies among populations of Pinus halepensis: an insight through Structural Equation Modeling. Annals of Botany 124: 1161-1171

Santini F, Ferrio JP, Heres AM, Notivol E, Piqué M, Serrano L, Shestakova TA, Sin E, Vericat P, Voltas J (2018) Scarce population genetic differentiation but substantial spatiotemporal phenotypic variation of water-use efficiency in Pinus sylvestris at its western distribution range. European Journal of Forest Research 137: 863–878

Resco de Dios V, Arteaga C, Hedo J, Gil-Pelegrín E, Voltas J (2018) A trade-off between embolism resistance and bark thickness in conifers: are drought and fire adaptations antagonistic? Plant Ecology & Diversity 11: 253–258

Tree breeding

Santini F, Kefauver SC, Araus JL, Resco de Dios V , Martín García S, Grivet D & Voltas J. (2020) Bridging the genotype–phenotype gap for a Mediterranean pine by semi‐automatic crown identification and multispectral imagery. New Phytologist.

Santini F, Kefauver SC, Resco de Dios V, Araus JL, Voltas J (2019) Using unmanned aerial vehicle‐based multispectral, RGB and thermal imagery for phenotyping of forest genetic trials: A case study in Pinus halepensis. Annals of Applied Biology 174: 262–276

Voltas J, Shestakova TA Patsiou T, Di Matteo G, Klein T (2018) Ecotypic variation and stability in growth performance of the thermophilic conifer Pinus halepensis across the Mediterranean basin. Forest Ecology and Management 424: 205–215

Truffle production

Olivera A, Bonet JA, Palacio L, Liu B, Colinas C (2014). Weed control modifies Tuber melanosporum mycelial expansion in young oak plantations. Annals of Forest Sciences 71 (4): 495-504

Martínez-de-Aragón J, Fischer CR, Bonet JA, Olivera A, Oliach D, Colinas C (2012). Economically profitable post fire restoration with Black Truffle (Tuber melanosporum) producing plantations. New Forests 43 (5): 615-630

Olivera A, Bonet JA, Oliach D, Colinas C (2014). Time and dose of irrigation impact Tuber melanosporum proliferation and growth of Quercus ilex seedling hosts in young black truffle orchards. Mycorrhiza 24 (1) supplement: 73-78.