The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
there are 6 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
PRODUCTIONAL PLANT BIOLOGY
Topics of lectures
( 1 ) Productivity of the Earth ecosystems, global cycling of N and C
( 2 ) Solar energy as a basic energy source, spectral and energetic properties of solar radiation
( 3 ) Interception and absorption of solar radiation by plants, optical properties of leaves, components of radiation balance
( 4 ) Minerals, water, air and soil temperature as driving factors of plant production
( 5 ) Fotosynthesis and respiration, carbon balance, gross and nett photosynthesis, photochemical and biochemical part of photosynthesis. Principles of photoprotective mechanisms.
( 6 ) Transport and allocation of assimilates, source-sink relatin
( 7 ) Biomass growth in time, growth curves, analysis of growth processes
( 8 ) Limits of plant production, supplemental energy, agroecosystems, plant cultivation in artifical systems
( 9 ) Laboratory and field methods of plant production
( 10 ) Principals of production estimation on individual and community level
Mathematical simulation and modelling of plant production - basic terminology
( 11 ) Modelling of plant production, basic types of models
( 12 ) Plant production models, advantages and disadvantages, exaples of application in practice
( 13 ) The use of methods of plant production biology in practice
BARTÁK, Miloš. Chlorophyll fluorescence as a tool in physiological plant ecology: Assessment of plant photosynthetic response to long-term elevated CO2. (Chlorophyll fluorescence as a tool in physiological plant ecology: Assessment of plant photosynthetic response to long-term elevated CO2.). In Topics in Ecology. Structure and Function in Plants and Ecosystems. Antwerp: University of Antwerp, 2000. p. 211-221. ISBN 90-5728-022-1. info
Assessment methods (v češtině)
Kombinace písemné a ústní zkoušky:
Písemná část formou 1 hod. testu (25 otázek). Ústní část je tvořena 4-5 otázkami z celého rozsahu učiva přenášek.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.