This funding provides full tuition fees at the Home/EU rate, pays an annual stipend in line with UK Research Councils (currently £15,009) and a research training support grant (RTSG) of £8,000
COLVILLE, L; PRITCHARD, H.W. (2019) Seed life span and food security. New Phytologist 224: 557–562
DIEHL, K., MATTHIAS-MASER, S., JAENICKE, R. & MITRA, S. K. 2002. The ice nucleating ability of pollen: Part II. Laboratory studies in immersion and contact freezing modes. Atmospheric Research, 61, 125-133.
DREISCHMEIER, K., BUDKE, C., WIEHEMEIER, L., KOTTKE, T. & KOOP, T. 2017. Boreal pollen contain ice-nucleating as well as ice-binding ‘antifreeze’ polysaccharides. Scientific Reports, 7, 41890.
MURRAY, B. J., O'SULLIVAN, D., ATKINSON, J. D. & WEBB, M. E. 2012. Ice nucleation by particles immersed in supercooled cloud droplets. Chemical Society Reviews, 41, 6519-6554.
NEBOT, A., PRITCHARD, H.W., BALLESTEROS. D 2018 Desiccation tolerance and the hydration window for the cryopreservation of woody species’ pollen. Cryobiology 85: 139.
O′SULLIVAN, D., MURRAY, B. J., ROSS, J. F., WHALE, T. F., PRICE, H. C., ATKINSON, J. D., UMO, N. S. & WEBB, M. E. 2015. The relevance of nanoscale biological fragments for ice nucleation in clouds. Scientific Reports, 5, 8082.
PUMMER, B. G., BAUER, H., BERNARDI, J., BLEICHER, S. & GROTHE, H. 2012. Suspendable macromolecules are responsible for ice nucleation activity of birch and conifer pollen. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 2541-2550.
VERGARA-TEMPRADO, J., MILTENBERGER, A. K., FURTADO, K., GROSVENOR, D. P., SHIPWAY, B. J., HILL, A. A., WILKINSON, J. M., FIELD, P. R., MURRAY, B. J. & CARSLAW, K. S. 2018. Strong control of Southern Ocean cloud reflectivity by ice-nucleating particles. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115 (11) 2687-2692.
VON BLOHN, N., MITRA, S. K., DIEHL, K. & BORRMANN, S. 2005. The ice nucleating ability of pollen: Part III: New laboratory studies in immersion and contact freezing modes including more pollen types. Atmospheric Research, 78, 182-189.
WHALE, T. F., MURRAY, B. J., O'SULLIVAN, D., WILSON, T. W., UMO, N. S., BAUSTIAN, K. J., ATKINSON, J. D., WORKNEH, D. A. & MORRIS, G. J. 2015. A technique for quantifying heterogeneous ice nucleation in microlitre supercooled water droplets. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, 2437-2447.
WILLIAMS, C. G. 2013. Forest tree pollen dispersal via the water cycle. American Journal of Botany 100, 1184-1190.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 12.60
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