Our Publications

List of publications produced by the LEMONTREE project team:

(LEMONTREE members in bold)


March 2021 Leaf economics explained by optimality principles

Han WangI. Colin Prentice, Ian J. Wright, Shengchao Qiao, Xiangtao Xu, Kihachiro Kikuzawa, Nils Chr. Stenseth


March 2021

Plant hydraulics coordinated with photosynthetic traits and climate

Huiying Xu, Han Wang, I. Colin Prentice, Sandy P. HarrisonIan J. Wright


May 2021

Ecosystem photosynthesis in land-surface models: a first-principles approach

Giulia MengoliAnna Agustí-Panareda, Souhail Boussetta, Sandy P. HarrisonCarlo TrottaI. Colin Prentice


June 2021 Tansley review paper.

Eco-evolutionary optimality as a means to improve vegetation and land-surface models.


Sandy P. Harrison, Wolfgang Cramer, Oskar Franklin, Iain Colin Prentice, Han Wang, Åke Brännström, Hugo de Boer, Ulf Dieckmann, Jaideep Joshi, Trevor F. Keenan, Aliénor Lavergne, Stefano Manzoni, Giulia Mengoli, Catherine Morfopoulos,  Josep Peñuelas, Stephan Pietsch, Karin T. Rebel, Youngryel Ryu, Nicholas G. Smith, Benjamin D. Stocker, Ian J. Wright

August 2021 Coordination of plant hydraulic and photosynthetic traits: confronting optimality theory with field measurements.

Huiying Xu, Han Wang, I. Colin Prentice, Sandy P. Harrison, Ian J. Wright

New Phytologist  https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.17656