COS 15
Rhizosphere And Root Function

Monday, August 11, 2014: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
314, Sacramento Convention Center
1:30 PM
 Pulsing your way out of trouble: Soil temporal carbon dynamics and competitive interactions in plants
Stav Livne-Luzon, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev; Daniel Keidar, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev; Neta Livne, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev; Hagai Shemesh, Tel-Hai Academic College; Osnat Gilor, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev; Ofer Ovadia, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev
1:50 PM
 Mycorrhizal-mediated nutrient foraging strategies of roots in temperate trees
Weile Chen, Pennsylvania State University; Thomas S. Adams, The Pennsylvania State University; Lei Cheng, Zhejiang University; Roger T. Koide, Brigham Young University; David M. Eissenstat, Pennsylvania State University
2:10 PM
 The effect of plant neighbors on root profiles of a common desert shrub, Larrea tridentata
Heather A. Kropp, Arizona State University; Kiona Ogle, Arizona State University; Martin F. Wojciechowski, Arizona State University
2:30 PM
 How roots, climate, and edaphic controllers shape the rhizosphere microbiome of a wild annual grass
Erin E. Nuccio, Lawrence Livermore National Lab; James Anderson-Furgeson, University of California, Berkeley; Katerina Estera, University of California, Berkeley; Donald Herman, University of California, Berkeley; Jennifer Pett-Ridge, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Eoin Brodie, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Mary K. Firestone, University of California, Berkeley
2:50 PM
 Root growth rates and nitrogen accumulation in a highly productive temperate peatland
Kristin B. Byrd, U. S. Geological Survey; Lisamarie Windham-Myers, USGS
3:10 PM
3:40 PM
 Roots and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi influence nitrogen cycling in agricultural soils under contrasting management
Amanda B. Daly, University of New Hampshire; A. Stuart Grandy, University of New Hampshire
4:00 PM
 Roots and mycorrhizae have different effects on microbial decomposition of soil carbon
Jessica A.M. Moore, The University of Tennessee; Courtney Patterson, University of Tennessee; Jiang Jiang, University of Tennessee; Gangsheng Wang, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Melanie A. Mayes, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Aimee T. Classen, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
4:20 PM
 Threshold nutrient levels for the birth and die of rootlets
Yan Yang, Beijing Normal University; Paul P. Mou, Beijing Normal University
4:40 PM
 Local response and systemic regulation in plant roots
Jiabin Ren, Beijing Normal University; Paul P. Mou, Beijing Normal University
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