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Martha B Tomecek
Adaptive Cropping Systems Laboratory
Plant Physiologist

Phone: (301) 504-6213
Fax: (301) 504-5062
Room 4TH FL

10300 BALTIMORE AVENUE
BLDG 001 BARC-WEST
BELTSVILLE, MD 20705

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
The effect of elevated CO2 on arsenic accumulation in diverse ecotypes of Arabidopsis thaliana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fernandez, V., Barnaby, J.Y., Tomecek, M.B., Codling, E.E., Ziska, L.H. 2017. The effect of elevated CO2 on arsenic accumulation in diverse ecotypes of Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Plant Nutrition. 41:645-653.
Rising atmospheric CO2 is reducing the protein concentration of a floral pollen source essential for North American bees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Pettis, J.S., Tomecek, M.B., Clark, A., Dukes, J.S., Loladze, I., Polley, H.W. 2016. Rising atmospheric CO2 is reducing the protein concentration of a floral pollen source essential for North American bees. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 283(1828):20160414.
Cultivar specific changes in peanut (Arachis hypogae L.) yield, biomass, and allergenicity in response to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Barnaby, J., Tomecek, M.B., Beggs, P.J. 2016. Cultivar specific changes in peanut (Arachis hypogae L.) yield, biomass, and allergenicity in response to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration. Crop Science. 56:2766-2774.
Evidence for divergence of response in Indica, Japonica, and wild rice to high CO2 x temperature interaction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, D.R., Bunce, J.A., Tomecek, M.B., Gealy, D.R., McClung, A.M., McCouch, S.R., Ziska, L.H. 2016. Evidence for divergence of response in Indica, Japonica, and wild rice to high CO2 x temperature interaction. Global Change Biology. 22:3026-3038. doi:10.1111/gcb.13279.
Response Variability across Diverse Rice Accessions under Rising Temperature and Increasing Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide - (Proceedings)
Wang, D.R., Bunce, J.A., Tomecek, M.B., Gealy, D.R., McClung, A.M., Mccouch, S.R., Ziska, L.H. 2017. Response Variability across Diverse Rice Accessions under Rising Temperature and Increasing Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide. Proc. 36th Rice Technical Working Group Meeting, Galveston, TX, p. 84. March 1-4, 2016. CDROM.
Evidence for recent adaptative evolution in mid-Atlantic populations of an invasive exotic grass, Microstegium vimineum, Japanese stiltgrass - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Tomecek, M.B., Valerio, M., Thompson, J.P. 2015. Evidence for recent adaptative evolution in mid-Atlantic populations of an invasive exotic grass, Microstegium vimineum, Japanese stiltgrass. Weed Research. 55:260-267.
Assessment of cultivated and wild, weedy rice lines to concurrent changes in CO2 concentration and air temperature: Determining traits for enhanced seed yield with increasing atmospheric CO2 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Tomecek, M.B., Gealy, D.R. 2014. Assessment of cultivated and wild, weedy rice lines to concurrent changes in CO2 concentration and air temperature: Determining traits for enhanced seed yield with increasing atmospheric CO2. Functional Plant Biology. 41:236-243.
Photosynthetic pathway as a predictor of competitive outcomes and potential yield loss for tomato in competition with a C3 and C4 weed at enhanced atmospheric C02 and two growth temperatures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Valerio, M., Tomecek, M.B., Lovelli, S., Ziska, L.H. 2013. Photosynthetic pathway as a predictor of competitive outcomes and potential yield loss for tomato in competition with a C3 and C4 weed at enhanced atmospheric C02 and two growth temperatures. European Journal of Agronomy. 50:60-65.
Recent and projected increases in atmospheric CO2 concentration can enhance gene flow between wild and genetically altered rice (Oryza sativa) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Gealy, D.R., Tomecek, M.B., Jackson, A.K., Black, H.L. 2012. Recent and projected increases in atmospheric CO2 concentration can enhance gene flow between wild and genetically altered rice (Oryza sativa). PLoS One. 7(5). DOI:10.1371/Journal.Pone.
Quantifying the effect of drought on carbon dioxide-induced changes in competition between a C3 crop (tomato) and a C4 weed (Amaranthus retroflexus) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Valerio, M., Tomecek, M.B., Lovelli, S., Ziska, L.H. 2011. Quantifying the effect of drought on carbon dioxide-induced changes in competition between a C3 crop (tomato) and a C4 weed (Amaranthus retroflexus). Weed Research. 51(6):591-600. DOI:10.1111/J.1365-3180.2011.00874.
Competitive interactions between cultivated and red rice as a function of recent and projected increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Tomecek, M.B., Gealy, D.R. 2010. Competitive interactions between cultivated and red rice as a function of recent and projected increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide. Agronomy Journal. 102:118-123.
An evaluation of cassava, sweet potato and field corn as potential carbohydrate sources for bioethanol production in Alabama and Maryland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziska, L.H., Runion, G.B., Tomecek, M.B., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A., Sicher Jr., R.C. 2009. An evaluation of cassava, sweet potato and field corn as potential carbohydrate sources for bioethanol production in Alabama and Maryland. Biomass and Bioenergy. 33:1503-1508.
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