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Lewis H Ziska

Research Plant Physiologist

Area of Interest and Research Expertise:


Physiological ecology with an emphasis on carbon dioxide, climate change, food security and environmental impacts related to: (1) Adaptation / crop selection of cereals to maintain food security; (2) Evaluation of agronomic pests and invasive species in managed and unmanaged plant communities; (3) Interactions between plant biology, climate change and public health.