School Of Agriculture & Food Science
Agriculture and Food Science
Tel: +353 1 7167191
2004- Senior Lecturer, University College Dublin
1995-2004 Lecturer, University College Dublin
|Colombo, S. J., Menzies, M.I., and O'Reilly, C.; (2001) 'Influence of nursery cultural practices on cold hardiness of coniferous forest tree seedlings' In: Bigras, F.J. and Colombo, S.J (eds). Conifer Cold Hardiness. , pp.223-252 [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|De Atrip, N. & O'Reilly, C. ; (2006) 'Effect of seed coverings and seed pretreatments on the germination response of Alnus glutinosa and Betula pubescens seeds'. European Journal of Forest Research, 36 :749-760. [Details]|
|O'Reilly, C., Doody, C., Morrissey, N., Özbingöl, N. O'Leary, D. & Thompson, B.; (2005) 'Birch seedlings can be grown to plantable size in one year using cloches in the nursery'. IRISH FORESTRY, 62 :35-43. [Details]|
|Doody, P. & O'Reilly, C. ; (2005) 'Effect of moist prechilling and priming treatments on the germination of Douglas-fir and noble fir seeds'. SEED SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 33 :63-76. [Details]|
|Morrissey, N. and O'Reilly, C.; (2002) 'Effect of root wrenching in the nursery on the quality of Japanese larch transplants'. Irish Forestry, 59 :2-17. [Details]|
|O' Reilly, C., C.P. Harper, and M. Keane; (2001) 'The field performance of bare-root stock compared with container stock of western hemlock and western red cedar under Irish conditions'. Irish Forestry, 58 :15-29. [Details]|
|O'Reilly, C., C.P. Harper, N. McCarthy, and M. Keane.; (2001) 'Seasonal changes in physiological status, cold storage tolerance and field performance of hybrid larch seedlings in Ireland'. Forestry, (74):407-421. [Details]|
|O' Reilly, C, N.McCarthy, M. Keane and C. Harper; (2000) 'Proposed dates for lifting Sitka spruce planting stock for fresh planting or cold storage, based on physiological indicators'. New Forests, (19):117-141. [Details]|
|Fennessy, J., C. O'Reilly, C.P. Harper, and D. Thompson.; (2000) 'The morphology and seasonal changes in cold hardiness, dormancy intensity and root growth potential of rooted cuttings of Sitka spruce'. Forestry, 73 :489-497. [Details]|
|Harper, C.P. and O'Reilly, C. ; (2000) 'Effect of warm storage and date of lifting on the quality of Douglas fir'. NEW FORESTS, 20 :1-13. [Details]|
|Harper, C.P., and C. O'Reilly; (2000) 'Effect of warm storage and date of lifting on the quality of Douglas-fir seedlings'. New Forests, 20 :1-13. [Details]|
Applied aspects of tree physiology and tree improvement - plant handling and storage practices on forest planting stock quality.
Dr Kevin Black
Dr Paul McCabe
Coillte Teo., Tree improvement and nurseries sections
FERS, Forest Environmental Research & Services Ltd.
Prof Douglass Jacobs, Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center,Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Purdue University, Indiana, USA.
Prof. Anders Mattsson, Dalarna University, Sweden