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Abdalla, M., Jones, M.B., Ambus, P., Williams, M. (2010). Emissions of Nitrous Oxide from Irish Arable Soils: Effects of Tillage and Reduced N input.
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, 86, 53-65.

Abdalla, M., Jones, M.B., Williams, M. (2010) Simulation of N2O fluxes from Irish arable soils: effect of climate change and management. Biology and Fertility of Soil, in press. (doi:  10.1007/s00374-009-0424-5).

Van Groenigen, J.W., Velthof, G., Oenema, O., Van Groenigen, K.J., Van Kessel C. (2010) Towards an agronomic assessment of N2O production: a case study on arable crops. European Journal of Soil Science, in press. (doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2389.2009.01217.x).

Van Groenigen, K.J., Bloem, J., Bååth, E., Boeckx, P., Rousk, J., Bode, S., Forristal, D., Jones, M.B. (2010) Abundance, production and stabilization of microbial biomass under conventional and reduced tillage. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 42, 48-55.



Abdalla, M., Jones, M.B, Smith, P., Williams, M. (2009) Nitrous oxide fluxes and denitrification sensitivity to temperature in Irish pasture soils. Soil Use and Management 25, 376-388.

Abdalla, M, Wattenbach, M., Smith, P., Ambus, P., Jones, M.B., Williams, M. (2009) Application of the DNDC model to predict emissions of N2O from Irish agriculture. Geoderma 151, 327-337.

Albanito, F., Saunders, M., Jones, M.B. (2009) Automated diffusion chambers to monitor diurnal and seasonal dynamics of the soil CO2 concentration profile. European Journal of Soil Science 60, 507-514.

Dondini, M., Van Groenigen, K.J., Del Galdo, I., Jones, M.B. (2009) Carbon sequestration under Miscanthus: a study of 13C distribution in soil aggregates. Global Change Biology – Bioenergy 1, 321-330.

Dondini, M., Hastings, A., Saiz, G., Jones, M.B., Smith, P. (2009) The potential of Miscanthus to sequester carbon in soils: comparing field measurements in Carlow, Ireland to model predictions. Global Change Biology – Bioenergy 1, 413-425.

Donnelly, A., Cooney, T., Jennings, E., Buscardo, E. and Jones, M. (2009) Response of birds to climatic variability; evidence from the western fringe of Europe. International Journal of Biometeorology 53, 211 – 220.

Hungate, B.A., Van Groenigen, K.J., Six, J., Jastrow, J.D., Luo, Y., De Graaff, M.A., Van Kessel, C., Osenberg, C.W. (2009) Assessing the effect of elevated CO2 on soil carbon: a comparison of four meta-analyses.  Global Change Biology 15, 2020-2034.

Styles, D., O'Brien, K., Jones, M.B. (2009) A quantitative integrated assessment of pollution prevention achieved by Integrated Pollution Prevention Control licensing  Environment International 35 (8), pp. 1177-1187.

Styles, D., O'Brien, P., O'Boyle, S., Cunningham, P., Donlon, B., Jones, M.B. (2009) Measuring the environmental performance of IPPC industry: I. Devising a quantitative science-based and policy-weighted Environmental Emissions Index Environmental Science and Policy 12, 226-242.

Styles, D., O'Leary, E., Jones, M.B. (2009) Measuring the environmental performance of IPPC industry: II. Applying the Environmental Emissions Index to quantify environmental performance trends from routinely reported data Environmental Science and Policy 12 (3), pp. 243-256


Jones, M.B. (2008) Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy - Editorial Biology and Environment 108, pp. iii.

Kromdijk, J., Schepers, H.E., Albanito, F., Fitton, N., Carroll, F., Jones, M.B., Finnan, J., Lanigan, G.J., Griffiths, H. (2008) Bundle sheath leakiness and light limitation during C4 leaf and canopy CO2 uptake, Plant Physiology 148, 2144-2155.

Styles, D., Jones, M.B. (2008) Life-cycle environmental and economic impacts of energy-crop fuel-chains: an integrated assessment of potential GHG avoidance in Ireland. Environmental Science and Policy 11, 294-306.

Styles, D., Thorne, F., Jones, M.B. (2008) Energy crops in Ireland: An economic comparison of willow and Miscanthus production with conventional farming systems. Biomass and Bioenergy 32, 407-421.

Styles, D., Jones, M.B. (2008) Miscanthus and willow heat production -an effective land-use strategy for GHG emission avoidance in Ireland. Energy Policy 36, 97 – 107.

Bahn, M., Rodeghiero, M., Anderson-Dunn, M., Dore, S., Gimeno, C., Drösler, M., Williams, M., Ammann, C., Berninger, F., Flechard, C., Jones, S., Balzarolo, M., Kumar, S., Newesely, C., Priwitzer, T., Raschi, A., Siegwolf, R., Susiluoto, S., Tenhunen, J., Wohlfahrt, G., Cernusca, A. (2008) Soil respiration in European grasslands in relation to climate and assimilate supply.  Ecosystems 11, 1352-1367.



Clifton-Brown, J.C., Breuer, J. and Jones, M.B. (2007) Carbon mitigation by the energy crop, Miscanthus. Global Change Biology 13, 2296 – 2307.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., O’Mahony, T., Byrne, G. (2007) Selecting environmental indicator for use in Strategic Environmental Assessment, Environmental Impact Assessment Review 27, 161 – 175.

Flechard C.R., Ambus P., Skiba U., Rees R.M., Henson A., van Amstel A., van den Pol-van Dasselaar A., Soussana J.-F., Jones M., Clifton-Brown J., Raschi A., Horvath L., Neftel A., Jocher M., Ammann C., Leifeld J., Fuhrer J.,Calanca P., Thalman E., Pilegaard K., Di Marco C., Campbell C., Nemitz E., Hargreaves K.J., Levy P.E., Ball B.C., Jones S.K., van de Bulk W.C.M., Groot T., Blom M., Domingues R., Kasper G., Allard V., Ceschia E., Cellier P., Laville P.,Henault C., Bizouard F., Abdalla M., Williams M., Baronti S., Berretti F., Grosz B. (2007) Effects of climate and management intensity on nitrous oxide emissions in grassland systems across Europe, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 121, 135 – 152.

Gilmanov, T.G., Soussana J.-F., Aires L., Allard V., Amman C., Balzarolo M., Barcza Z., Bernhofer C., Campbell C.L., Cernusca A., Cescatti A., Clifton-Brown J., Dirks B.O.M., Dore S., Eugster W., Fuhrer J., Gimeno C., Gruenwald T., Haszpra L., Hensen A., Ibrom A., Jacobs A.F.G., Jones M.B., Lanigan G., Laurila T., Lohila A., Manca G., Marcolla B., Nagy Z., Pilegaard K., Pinter K., Pio C., Raschi A., Rogiers N., Sanz M.J., Stefani P., Sutton M., Tuba Z.,Valentini R., Williams M.L.,Wohlfahrt G. (2007) Partitioning European grassland net ecosystem CO2 exchange into gross primary productivity and ecosystem respiration using light response function analysis. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 121, 93 – 120.

Gottschalk P., Wattenbach M., Neftel A., Fuhrer J., Jones M., Lanigan G., Davis P., Campbell C., Soussana J.-F., Smith P. (2007) The role of measurement uncertainties for the simulation of grassland net ecosystem exchange (NEE) in Europe. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 121, 175 – 185.

Saunders, M.J., Jones, M.B. and Kansiime, F. (2007) Carbon and water cycles in tropical papyrus wetlands, Wetlands Ecology and Management 15, 489 – 498.

Soussana J.-F.,Allard V.,Pilegaard K.,Ambus P.,Amman C.,Campbell C.,Ceschia E.,Clifton-Brown J.,Czobel S.,Domingues R.,Flechard C.,Fuhrer J.,Hensen A.,Horvath L.,Jones M.,Kasper G.,Martin C.,Nagy Z.,Neftel A.,Raschi A.,Baronti S.,Rees R.M.,Skiba U.,Stefani P.,Manca G.,Sutton M.,Tuba Z.,Valentini R., Full accounting of the greenhouse gas (CO2,N2O,CH4) budget of nine European grassland sites., Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 121, 121 – 134.

Stampfl, P.F.,Clifton-Brown, J.C., Jones, M.B. (2007) European-wide GIS-based modelling system for quantifying the feedstock from Miscanthus and the potential contribution to renewable energy targets, Global Change Biology 13, 2283 – 2295.

Styles, D., Jones, M.B. (2007) Current and future financial competitiveness of electricity and heat from energy crops: A case study from Ireland. Energy Policy 35, 4355 – 4367.

Styles, D., Jones, M.B. (2007) Energy crops in Ireland: quantifying potential reductions in greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and electricity sectors., Biomass and Bioenergy 31, 759 – 772.

Van Groenigen KJ, Six J, Harris D, Van Kessel C (2007) Elevated CO2 does not favor a fungal decomposition pathway. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 39, 2168-2172.

Vuichard, N., Soussana, J.F.,  Ciais, P., Viovy, N.,  Ammann, C., Calanca, P., Clifton-Brown, J., Fuhrer, J., Jones, M., Martin, C. (2007) Estimating the greenhouse gas fluxes of European grasslands with a process-based model: 1. Model evaluation from in situ measurements, Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21, pdoi:10.1029/2005GB002611.


Black, K., Davis, P., Lynch, P., Jones M., McGettigan, M., Osborne, B. (2006) Long-term trends in solar irradiance in Ireland and their potential effects on gross primary production., Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 141, 118 – 132.

De Graaff, M.A., Van Groenigen, K.J., Six, J., Hungate, B., van Kessel, C. (2006). Interactions between plant growth and soil nutrient cycling under elevated CO2: a meta-analysis. Global Change Biology 12, 2077-2091.

Donnelly, A., Salamin, N., Jones, M.B. (2006) Changes in tree phenology: an indicator of spring warming in Ireland? Biology and Environment, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 106B, (1), 49 – 56.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., O’Mahony, T., Byrne, G. (2006) Decision support framework for establishing objectives, targets and indicators for use in SEA. , Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal 24, 151 – 157.

Donnelly, A., Jennings, E., Finnan, J., Mooney, P., Lynn, D., Jones, M.B., O’Mahony, T., Thérivel, R., Byrne, G. (2006) Objectives, targets and indicator for use in Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA). Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy & Management 8, 135 – 156.

Farrell A. D., Clifton-Brown J.C., Lewandowski I., Jones M.B. (2006) Genotypic variation in cold tolerance influences the yield of Miscanthus, Annals of Applied Biology 149, 337 – 345.

Jones, M.B., Donnelly, A., Albanito, F. (2006) Responses of Irish vegetation to future climate change. Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 106B, 323 – 334.
Van Groenigen, K.J., Six, J., Hungate, B.A., De Graaf, M.A., Van Breemen, N., Van Kessel, C. (2006) Element interactions limit soil C storage. PNAS 103, 6571-6573.

Van Groenigen, K.J., de Graaff, M.A., Six, J.W., Harris, D., Kuikman, P., Van Kessel, C. (2006) The impact of elevated atmospheric CO2 on soil C and N dynamics: a meta-analysis. In: Nösberger J, Long SP, Norby RJ, Stitt M, Hendrey GR, Blum H (Eds.) Managed ecosystems and CO2 case studies, processes and perspectives. Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 373-392.


Donnelly, A., Finnan, J.M., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I. (2005) The potential impact of elevated concentrations of greenhouse gases on wheat production in Ireland. The Irish Journal of Agricultural and Food Research 44, 141 – 145.

Simpson, D.A., Muasya, A.M., Chayamarit, K., Parnell, J.A.N., Suddee, S., de Wilde, B, Jones, M.B., Bruhl, J., Pooma, R. (2005) Khaosokia caricoides, a new genus and species of Cyperaceae from Thailand. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 149, 357 – 364.

Van Groenigen, K.J., Gorissen, A., Six, J., Harris, D., Kuikman, P., Van Groenigen, J.W., Van Kessel, C. (2005) Decomposition of 14C-labeled roots in a pasture soil exposed to 10 years of elevated CO2. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 37, 497-506.

Zaki-Eldeen, S., Jones, M. B. (2005) The effects of elevated CO2 and its interaction with water stress on a C4 pasture species (Blepharis linariifolia) native to Sudan. Journal of Crop Improvement 13, 213 – 237.

2004 and earlier

Jones, M.B., Donelly, A. (2004) Carbon sequestration in temperate grassland ecosystems and the influence of management, climate and elevated CO2, New Phytologist 164, 423 – 439.

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Stampfl, P.F., Jones, M.B. (2004) Miscanthus biomass production for energy in Europe and its potential contribution to decreasing fossil fuel carbon emissions. Global Change Biology 10, 2004, 509 – 518.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., Sweeney J. (2004) A review of indicators of climate change for use in Ireland. International Journal of Biometeorology 49,1 – 12.

Lewandowski, I., Clifton-Brown, J.C., Andersonn, B., Bash, G., Christian, D.G., Jorgensen, U., Jones, M.B., Riche, A.B., Schwarz, K.U., Taybi, K., Teixeir, A.F. (2003) Environment and harvest time affects the combustion qualities of Miscanthus genotypes, Agronomy Journal 95, 1274 – 1280.

Byrne, C., Jones, M.B., Donnelly, A., Wilson, J. (2003) Assessment of the Impacts of Climate Change on Biodiversity in Ireland. In: Sweeney J,. Brereton, T., Byrne, C., Charlton, R., Emblow, C., Fealy, R., Holden, N., Donnelly, A., Moore, S., Purser, P., Byrne, K,M., Farrell, E., Mayes, E., Minchin, D., Wilson, J. Climate Change; Scenarios and Impacts for Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, Environmental Protection Agency, 121 – 141.

Van Groenigen, K.J., Six, J., Harris, D., Blum, H., van Kessel, C. (2003). Soil 13C-15N dynamics in an N2-fixing clover system under long-term exposure to elevated atmospheric CO2. Global Change Biology 9, 1751-1762.

Van Groenigen, K.J., Harris, D., Horwath, W., Hartwig, U.A., van Kessel, C. (2002) Linking 13C- and 15N-dynamics in aggregates of a pasture soil after 8 years of elevated atmospheric CO2. Global Change Biology 8, 1094-1108.  

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Lewandowski, I., Bangerth, F., Jones, M.B. (2002) Comparative responses to water stress in stay-green, rapid- and slow senescing genotypes of he biomass crop, Miscanthus. New Phytologist 154, 335 – 345.

Vorne, V., Ojanpera, K., De Temmerman, L., Bindi, M., Hogy, P., Jones, M.B., Lawson, T., Persson, K. (2002) Effects of elevated carbon dioxided and ozone on potato tuber quality in the European multiple-site experiment “Chip-project”. European Journal of Agronomy 17, 369 – 381.

Tognetti, R., Raschi, A., Jones, M.B. (2002) Seasonal changes in tissue elasticity and water transport efficiency in three co-occuring Mediterranean shrubs under natural long-term CO2 enrichment. Functional Plant Biology 29, 1097 – 1106.

Finnan, J.M., Donelly, A., Burke, J.I., Jones, M.B. (2002) The effects of elevated concentrations of carbon dioxide and ozone on potato (Solanum Tuberosum L.) yield.  Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 88, 11 – 22.

Craigon, J., Fangmeier, M., Jones, M.B., Bindi, M.,  De Temmerman, L., Persson, K.,  Ojanpera, K. (2002). Growth and marketable-yield responses of potato to increased CO2 and ozone. European Journal of Agronomy 17, 273 – 289.

Jones, M.B., Humphries, S.W. (2002) Impacts of the C4 sedge Cyperus papyrus L. on carbon and water fluxes in an African wetland. Hydrobiologia 488, 107 – 113

Finnan, J.M., Donnelly, A., Burke, J.I. and Jones, M.B. (2002) The effects of elevated concentrations of carbon dioxide and ozone on potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) yield. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment  88, 11 – 22.

Tognetti, R., Longobucco, A., Raschi, A., Jones, M.B. (2001) Stem hydraulic properties and xylem vulnerability to embolism in three co-occurring Mediterranean shrubs at a natural CO2 spring. Functional Plant Biology 28, 257-268.

Jones, M.B., Walsh, M. (eds.), Miscanthus, for energy and fibre, London, James and James, 2001, x, 192pp

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Jones, M.B., Breuer, J. (2001) Yield performance of M. x giganteus during a 10 year field trial in Ireland, Aspects of Applied Biology 65, 153 – 160.

Scally, L., Waldren, S., Hodkisnon, T., Jones, M.B. (2001) Morphological and molecular systematics of the genus Miscanthus. Aspects of Applied Biology 65, 231 – 237

Scally, L, Hodkisnon, T., Jones, M.B. (2001) Origins and taxonomy of Miscanthus. In: editor(s) Jones, M.B., Walsh, M. Miscanthus for energy and fibre, London, James and James, 1 - 9, [.]

Tognetti, R., Minnocci, A., Penuelas, J., Raschi, A., Jones, M.B. (2000) Comparative field water relations of three mediterranean shrub species co-occuring at a natural CO2 vent. Journal of Experimental Botany 51, 1135 – 1146.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I., Schnieders, B. (2000)  Elevated CO2 provides protection from O3 induced photosynthetic damage and chlorophyll loss in flag leaves of spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.,  CV. 'Minaret'), Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 80, 159 – 168.

Tognetti, R., Raschi, A., Jones, M.B. (2000) Seasonal patterns of tissue water relations in three Mediterranean shrubs co-occurring at a natural CO2 spring.  Plant Cell and Environment 23, 1341 – 1351.

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Neilson, B., Lewandowski, I., Jones, M.B. (2000) The modelled productivity of Miscanthus x giganteus (GREEF et DEU) in Ireland  Industral Crops and Products 12, 97 – 109.

Morison, J.I.L., Piedade, M.T.F., Müller, E., Long, S.P., Junk, W.J., Jones, M.B. (2000) Very high productivity of the C4 aquatic grass Echinochloa polystachya in the Amazon floodplain confirmed by net ecosystem CO2 flux measurements. Oecologia 125, 400 – 411.

Jones, M.B. (2000) Methane production and emissions from papyrus-dominated wetlands, Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol., 27, 1406 – 1409.

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Jones, M.B. (1999) Alteration of transpiration rate, by changing air vapour pressure deficit, influences leaf extension rate transiently in Miscanthus.  Journal of Experimental Botany 50, 1393 – 1401.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I., Schnieders, B. (1999) Does elevated CO2 protect grain yield of wheat from the effects of ozone stress? Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung C-A Journal of Biosciences 54, 802 – 811.

Jongen, M., Jones, M.B. (1998) Effects of elevated carbon dioxide on plant biomass production and competition in a simulated neutral grassland community. Annals of Botany 82, 111 – 123.

Tuba, Z., Jones, M.B., Szente, K., Nagy, Z., Garvey, L., Baxter, R. (1998) Some ecophysiological and production responses of grasslands to long-term elevated CO2 under continental and Atlantic climates  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences  851, 241 – 250.

Donnelly, A., Jones, M.B., Schnieders, B.J., Burke, J.I., (1998) The interactive effects of CO2, O3 and nitrogen on the photosynthetic response of juvenile wheat plants. In: editor(s) De Kok, L.J., Stulen, I. Responses of plant metabolism to air pollution and global change, Leiden, The Netherlands, Backhuys Publishers, 291 – 293.

Finnan, J.M., Burke, J.I., Jones, M.B. (1997) An evaluation of indices that describe the impact of ozone on the yield of spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) . Atmospheric Environment 31, 2685 – 2693.

Muthuri, F.M., Jones, M.B. (1997). Nutrient distribution in a papyrus swamp: Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Aquatic Botany 56, 35 – 50.

Jones, M.B., Muthuri, F.M. (1997) Standing biomass and carbon distribution in a papyrus (Cyperus papyrus L.) swamp on Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Journal of Tropical Ecology 13, 347 – 356.

Clifton-Brown, J.C., Jones, M.B. (1997) The thermal response of leaf extension rate in genotypes of the C4-grass Miscanthus: An important factor in determining the potential productivity of different genotypes.  Journal of Experimental Botany 48, 1573-1581.

Finnan, J.M., Burke, J.I., Jones, M.B. (1997) A note on a non-destructive method of chlorophyll determination in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Irish Journal of Agricultural and Food Research 36, 85 – 89.

Jongen, M., Jones, M.B. (1997) Effects of elevated CO2 on species co-occurring in a neutral grassland. Abstracta Botanica, 21, 249 – 260.

Nagy, Z., Raschi, A., Jones, M.B., Tuba, Z. (1997) Elevated air CO2 and grasslands: a brief overview. Abstracta Botanica, 21, 329 – 336.

Finnan, J.M., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I. (1996) A time-concentration study on the effects of ozone on spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). 1. Effects on yield. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 57 (2-3),159-167.

Finnan, J.M., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I. (1996) A time-concentration study on the effects of ozone on spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). 2. A comparison of indices.  Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 57, 169 – 177.

Finnan, J.M., Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I. (1998) A time-concentration study on the effects of ozone on spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). 3: Effects on leaf area and flag leaf senescence. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 69, 27 – 35.
Jongen, M., Fay, P., Jones, M.B. (1996) Effects of elevated carbon dioxide and arbuscular mycorrhizal infection on Trifolium repens. New Phytologist 132, 413 – 423.

Jones, M.B., Jongen, M., Doyle, T. (1996) Effects of elevated carbon dioxide concentrations on agricultural grassland production.  Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 79, 243-252.

Jones, M.B., Jongen, M., (1995) Sensitivity of temperate grassland species to eleated atmospheric CO2 and the interaction with temperature and water stress. Agricultural and Food Science in Finland 5, 271 – 283.

Jones, M.B., Jongen, M., Garvey, L., Baxter, R. (1996) The physiological responses of a European grassland species to elevated CO2. In:  editor(s)Froud-Williams R.J., Harrington, R., Hocking, T.J., Smith, G.C. and Thomas, T.H. , Implications of 'Global Environmental Change' for Crops in Europe. Aspects of Applied Biology 45, 155 – 161.

Li, M.R., Jones, M.B. (1995) CO2 and O2transport in the aerenchyma of Cyperus papyrus L. Aquatic Botany 52, 93 – 106.

McElwain, J., Mitchell, F.J.G., Jones, M.B., (1995), Relationschip of stomatal density and index of salix cinerea to atmospheric carbon-dioxide concentrations in the Holocene. Holocene 5, 216 – 219.

Jongen, M., Jones, M.B., Hebeisen, T., Blum, H., Hendrey, G. (1995) The effects of elevated CO2 concentrations on the root growth of Lolium perenne and Trifolium repens grown in a FACE system. Global Change Biology 1, 361 – 371.

Jones, M.B., Brown, J.C., Raschi, A., Miglietta, F., (1995)  The effects on Arbutus unedo L. of long-term exposure to elevated CO2, Global Change Biology 1, 295 – 302.

Jeffrey, D. W., Jones, M.B., McAdam, J.H. (eds.), Irish grasslands: their biology and management, Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, 1995, 275 pp

Jones, M.B. (1995). Grassland responses to CO2 and climate change. In: editor(s) Jeffrey, D.W., Jones, M.B. and McAdam, J.H. , Irish grasslands - their biology and management, Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, 23 – 31.

Li, M.R., Jones, M.B. (1994), Kranzkette, a unique C4 anatomy occurring in Cyperus japonicus leaves.  Photosynthetica 30,117 – 131.

Jones, M.B. (1994) Plant Microclimate. In: editor(s) Hall, D.O., Scurlock, J.M.O., Bolhar-Nordenkampf, H.R., Leegood, R.C. & Long, S.P. , Photosynthesis and Production in a Changing Environment: A Field and Laboratory Manual, London, Chapman & Hall, 1993, pp47 - 64,

Long, S.P., Jones, M.B., Roberts, M.J. (eds.) , The primary productivity of grass ecosystems of the tropics and sub-tropics, London, Chapman & Hall, 1992, 267pp

Jones, M.B. (1992) C4 perennial rhizomatous grasses as biomass crops in northern Europe. In: editor(s) Grassi, G., Collina, A. and Zibetta, H. , Biomass for Energy, Industry and Environment, London, Elsevier Applied Science, 238 – 242.

Long, S.P., Jones, M.B. (1992) Introduction, aims, goals and general methods. In:  editor(s) Long, S.P., Jones, M.B. & Roberts, M.J. , The Primary Productivity of Grass Ecosystems of the Tropics and Sub-Tropics, London, Chapman & Hall, 1 – 24.

Jones, M.B., Long, S.P., Roberts, M.J., (1992) Synthesis and conclusions. In: editor(s) Long, S.P., Jones, M.B. & Roberts, M.J. , The Primary Productivity of Grass Ecosystems of the Tropics and Sub-Tropics, London, Chapman & Hall,  212 – 255.

Li, M., Jones, M.B. (1992) .Effects of nitrogen status on the maintenance respiration of C3 and C4 Cyperus species. In: editor(s) Lambers, H. & van der Plas, L.H.W. Molecular, Biochemical and Physiological Aspects of Plant Respiration, The Hague, The Netherlands, SPB Academic Publishing bv, 509 - 514,

Jones, M.B., Brereton, A.J. (1992) Climate change: prospects and consequences for Irish grassland. In: Future of Irish Agriculture - role of climate, Dublin, Agmet, 28 – 37.

Jones, M.B., Booth, C.E., Shanahan, E. (1991) The use of radish as a bioindicator in an international programme for evaluating the effects of air pollution on agricultural crops. In:  editor(s)Jeffrey D.W. & Madden, B. , Bioindicators and Environmental Managemen, London, Academic Press, 225 - 234,

Jeffrey, D.W., Grainger, J.N.R., Dowding, P., Jones, M.B., Khan, J. (1991) The Irish green mantle and its native fauna. In: editor(s) McWilliams, B., Climate change: studies on the implications for Ireland, Dublin, Stationery Office, 69 - 102,

Myers, B.A., Neales, T.F., Jones, M.B. (1990) The influence of salanity on growth, water relations and photosynthesis in Diplachne fusca (L.) P. Beanv. ex Roemer & Schultes, Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 17, 675 – 69.

Jones, M.B., O'Leary, D., Gravett, A. (1990) Nitrogen use efficiency in C4 cordgrasses and galingale used for low input biomass production in Europe. In:  editor(s) Grassi, G., Gosse, G. and dos Santos, G. Biomass for Energy and Industry. Volume 1. Policy, Environment, Production and Harvesting, London, Elsevier Applied Science, 228 – 234.

Muthuri, F.M., Jones, M.B., Imbamba, S.K. (1989) Primary productivity of papyrus (Cyperus papyrus) in a tropical swamp; Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Biomass 18, 1 – 14.

Patton, L., Jones, M.B. (1989) Some relationships between leaf and anatomy and photosynthetic characteristics of willows. New Phytologist 111, 657 – 661.

Jones, H.G., Flowers, T.J., Jones, M.B. (eds), Plants under stress: biochemistry, physiology and ecology and their application to plant improvement, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1989, ix, 257pp
Notes: [Society for Experimental Biology Seminar series ; 39]

Jones, H.G., Jones, M.B. (1989) Plants under stress. Introduction: some terminology and common mechanisms. In: editor(s) Jones, H.G., Flowers, T.J. & Jones, M.B. Plants under stress: biochemistry, physiology and ecology and their application to plant improvement, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1 - 10,

Jones, M.B. (1988) Photosynthetic responses of C3 and C4 wetland species in a tropical swamp. Journal of Ecology 76, 253 – 262.

Collins, R.P., McNally, S.F., Simpson, D.A., Jones, M.B. (1988) Studies on infraspecific variation in Cyperus longus from Europe. New Phytologist 110, 279 – 289.

Collins, R.P., Jones, M.B. (1988) The effects of temperature on leaf growth in Cyperus longus, a temperate C4 species. Annals of Botany 61, 355 – 362.

Jones, M.B., Lazenby, A. (eds.), The grass crop: the physiology basis of production , London, Chapman & Hall, 1988, xiv, 369pp

Jones, M.B. Water Relations (1988). In: editor(s) Jones, M.B. and Lazenby, A. , The Grass Crop - The Physiological Basis of Production, London, Chapman & Hall, 205 – 242.

Stapleton, J., Jones, M.B. (1987) Effects of vernalization on the subsequent rates of leaf extension and photosynthesis of perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne). Grass and Forage Science 42, 27 – 31.

Jones, M.B. (1987) The photosynthetic characteristics of papyrus in a tropical swamp.  Oecologia 71, 355 – 359.

Collins, R.P., Jones, M.B. (1986) The influence of climatic factors on the distribution of C-4 species in Europe. Vegetatio 64, 121 – 129.

Collins, R.P., Jones, M.B. (1986) The seasonal pattern of growth and production of a temperate C-4 species, Cyperus longus. Journal of Experimental Botany 37, 1823 – 1835.
Jones, M.B. (1986), Wetlands. In: editor(s) Baker, N.R. and Long, S.P. , Photosynthesis in Contrasting Environments Vol. 7 'Topics in Photosynthesis', Amsterdam, Elsevier, 103 – 138.

Jones, M.B., Brereton, A.J. (1986). The energy balance. In: editor(s) Keane, T. , Climate, Weather and Irish Agriculture, Dublin, AGMET, Meteorological Service, 85 – 100.

Brereton, A.J, Jones, M.B., Burke, J.I. (1986) Weather and crop production. In: editor(s) Keane, T., Climate, Weather and Irish Agriculture, Dublin, AGMET, Meteorological Service, 1986, pp134 - 160,

Beadle, C.L., Bolhar-Nordenkampf, H., Hallgren, J.-E., Jones, M.B., Long, S.P. (1985) No to new photosynthetically active radiation units. Nature 318, 514 - 514

Jones, M.B., Muthuri, F.M. (1985) The canopy structure and microclimate of papyrus ( Cyperus papyrus) swamps. Journal of Ecology 73, 481 – 491.

Jones, M.B., (1985) Plant Microclimate. In:  editor(s) Coombs, J., Hall, D.O., Long, S.P. & Scurlock, J.M.O. Techniques in Bioproductivity and Photosynthesis (2nd edition), Oxford, Pergamon Press, 26 – 40.
Notes: [(2nd reprint with corrections, 1987).]

Jones, M.B. (1984) Africas Crisis. New Scientist 103, 47 – 47.

Jones, M.B., Muthuri, F.M. (1984) The diurnal course of plant water potential, stomatal conductance and transpiration in a papyrus (Cyperus papyrus L.) canopy. Oecologia 63, 252 – 255.

Jones, M.B. (1984) Biofuel development in Central Africa; Technology transfer from Ireland. In: editor(s) Twidell, J., Riddoch, F. & Grainger, B. Energy for Rural and Island Communities (III), Oxford, Pergamon Press, 355 – 361.

Jones, M.B. (1983) Papyrus - a new fuel for the Third World. New Scientist 99, 418 – 421.

Jones, M.B., Collett, B., Brown, S. (1982) Sward growth under cutting and continuous grazing managements; sward structure, tiller density and leaf turnover. Grass and Forage Science 37, 67 – 73.

Jones, M.B., Hannon, G.E., Coffey, M.D. (1981) C-4 Photosynthesis in Cyperus longus, a species occurring in temperate climates. Plant Cell and Environment 4, 161 – 168.

Jones, M.B., Leafe, E.L., Stiles, W. (1980) Water stress in field-grown perennial ryegrass. I. Its effect on growth, canopy photosynthesis and transpiration, Annals of Applied Biology 96, 87 – 101.

Jones, M.B., Leafe, E.L., Stiles, W. (1980) Water stress in field-grown perennial ryegrass. II. Its effect on leaf water status, stomatal resistance and leaf morphology. Annals of Applied Biology 96, 103 – 110.

Sheehy, J.E., Woodward, F.I., Jones, M.B., Windram, A. (1979) Microclimate, photosynthesis and growth of Lucerne (Medicago sativa L). I. Microclimate and photosynthesis, Annals of Botany 44, 693 – 707.

Mansfield, T.A., Jones, M.B. (1979) Photosynthesis: leaf and whole plant aspects. In:  editor(s) Hall, M.A., Plant Structure, Function and Adaptation, London, Macmillan, 294 – 325.

Jones, M.B., Leafe, E.L., Stiles, W., Collett, B. (1978) Pattern of respiration of a perennial ryegrass crop in the field. Annals of Botany 42, 693 – 703.

Jones, M.B., Milburn, T.R. (1978), Photosynthesis in Papyrus (Cyperus papyrus L.), Photosynthetica 12, 197 – 199.

Jones, M.B.., Heard, A.J., Woledge, J., Leafe, E.L., Plumb, R.J. (1977) The effect of Ryegrass Mosaic Virus on carbon assimilation and growth of ryegrass. Annals of Applied Biology 87, 393 – 405.

Jones, M.B. (1975) The effect of leaf age on leaf resistance and CO2 exchange of the CAM plant Bryophyllum fedtschenkoi. Planta 123, 91 – 96.

Jones, M.B., Mansfield, T.A. (1975) Circadian rhythms in plants. Science Progress, 62, 103 – 125.

Jones, M.B., Milburn, T.R. (1974) An automated CO2 injection circuit for measurements of rates of photosynthesis. Journal of Experimental Botany 25, 595 – 597.

Jones, M.B. (1973) Some observations on a circadian rhythm in carbon dioxide compensation in Bryophyllum fedtschenkoi. Annals of Botany 37, 1027 - 1034

Jones, M.B., Mansfield, T.A. (1972) A circadian rhythm in the level of carbon dioxide compensation in Byrophyllum fedtschenkoi with zero values during the transient. Planta 103, 134 – 146.

Squire, G.R., Jones, M.B. (1971) Studies on the mechanism of action of the antitranspirant phenylmercuric acetate, and its penetration into the mesophyll, Journal of Experimental Botany 23, 980 – 991.

Jones, M.B., Mansfield, T.A. (1970). A circadian rhythm in the levels of carbon dioxide compensation point in Bryophyllum and Coffea. Journal of Experimental Botany 21, 159 – 163.


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