Modeling the Hydraulic Conductivity of Phloem Sieve Elements

Kaare Hartvig Jensen*

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Abstract

Phloem transport of photoassimilates affects nearly all aspects of plant life, from growth to reproduction. This chapter summarizes mathematical techniques to quantify the impact of sieve element anatomy on phloem transport processes.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhloem: Methods and Protocols
Number of pages6
Volume2014
PublisherSpringer
Publication date2019
Pages339-344
Chapter26
ISBN (Print)978-1-4939-9561-5
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4939-9562-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019
SeriesMethods in Molecular Biology
ISSN1064-3745

Keywords

  • Fluid mechanics
  • Hydraulic conductivity
  • Hydraulic resistance
  • Sieve plate

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Jensen, K. H. (2019). Modeling the Hydraulic Conductivity of Phloem Sieve Elements. In Phloem: Methods and Protocols (Vol. 2014, pp. 339-344). Springer. Methods in Molecular Biology https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-9562-2_26