Phenotyping Crop Plants For Physiological And Biochemical Traits by P. SudhakarPhenotyping Crop Plants For Physiological And Biochemical Traits by P. Sudhakar

Phenotyping Crop Plants For Physiological And Biochemical Traits

byP. Sudhakar, P. Latha, Pv Reddy

Paperback | April 4, 2016

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Phenotyping Crop Plants for Physiological and Biochemical Traitspresents a proven range of methodologies and practices for effective, efficient, and appropriate typing of crop plants. By addressing the basic principles and precautions needed when conducting crop-based experiments, this book guides the reader in selecting the appropriate method based on the growing environment, whether greenhouse, pot, field, or liquid (hydroponic). By addressing the quantification of seed traits related to growth experiments, including their viability and vigor, this book presents methodology options for optimum yield based on potential abiotic stresses.

  • Discusses various methods that can contribute to phenotyping of crop plants for various physiological and biochemical traits
  • Presents reliable techniques for phenotyping or quantifying plant characters during varied climatic conditions
  • Provides insights for selecting appropriate methodologies for specific crop growing situations
  • Identifies the most appropriate protocols and methods for analyzing crop traits
Presently he is handling one UGC project as principal investigator. He was honored with Meritorious Research Scientist award by the Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University, A.P., India. He handled one national project and two state plan projects as Principal Investigator and 7 projects as Associate leader. He has published 85 researc...
Title:Phenotyping Crop Plants For Physiological And Biochemical TraitsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:194 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:April 4, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128040734

ISBN - 13:9780128040737

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Table of Contents


Section 1 1. Various Methods of Concluding Crop Experiments

Section 2 2. Seed Physiological and Biochemical Traits

Section 3 3. Plant Growth Measurements 4. Photosynthetic Rates 5. Drought Tolerance Traits 6. Other Drought Tolerant Traits 7. Tissue Water Related Traits 8. Heat Stress Tolerance Traits 9. Oxidative Stress Tolerance Traits 10. Salinity Tolerance Traits

Section 4 11. Kernel Quality Traits 12. Carbohydrates and Related Enzymes 13. Nitrogen Compounds and Related Enzymes 14. Other Biochemical Traits 15. Plant Pigments 16. Growth Regulators

Section 5 17. Analytic Techniques

Appendices References