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Caroline Elliott-Kingston

Lecturer

School of Agriculture & Food Science
1.23

Tel: 01-7167761
Email: caroline.elliottkingston@ucd.ie

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2016.
Title: Chartered Horticulturist
                         

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

Haworth, M., Gallagher, A., Elliott-Kingston, C., Rascni, A., Marandola, D. and McElwain, J.C. ; (2010) 'Stomatal index responses of Agrostis canina to CO2 and sulphur dioxide: implications for palaeo-[CO2] using the stomatal proxy'. New Phytologist, 188 (3):845-855. [DOI] [Details]
Haworth, M; Elliott-Kingston, C; McElwain, JC. (2011) 'The stomatal CO2 proxy does not saturate at high atmospheric CO2 concentrations: evidence from stomatal index responses of Araucariaceae conifers'. Oecologia, 167 (1):11-19. [DOI] [Details]
Haworth, M; Elliott-Kingston, C; Gallagher, A; Fitzgerald, A; McElwain, JC. (2012) 'Sulphur dioxide fumigation effects on stomatal density and index of non-resistant plants: Implications for the stomatal palaeo-[CO2] proxy method'. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 182 :44-54. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Porter, AS; Evans-Fitzgerald, C; McElwain, JC; Yiotis, C; Elliott-Kingston, C. (2015) 'How well do you know your growth chambers? Testing for chamber effect using plant traits'. Plant Methods, 11 (44). [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Hunter, A; Elliott-Kingston, C. (2016) 'Teaching and assessment strategies for active student learning in university horticultural education'. Acta Horticulturae, 1126 :127-134. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Elliott-Kingston, C; Doyle, OPE; Hunter, A. (2016) 'Benefits of Scenario-based Learning in university education'. Acta Horticulturae, 1126 :107-114. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Evans-Fitz.Gerald, C; Porter, AS; Yiotis, C; Elliott-Kingston, C; McElwain JC. (2016) 'Co-ordination in morphological leaf traits of some early diverging angiosperms and one fern after several months exposure to experimental palaeo-atmospheric conditions'. Frontiers in Plant Science, In Review . [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Elliott-Kingston, C; Haworth, M; Yearsley, JM; Batke, SP; Lawson, T; McElwain, JC. (2016) 'Does size matter? Atmospheric CO2 may be a stronger driver of stomatal closing rate than stomatal size in taxa that diversified under low CO2'. Frontiers in Plant Science, In Review . [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Hunter, A; Forrest, M; Elliott-Kingston, C; Murphy, L. (2016) 'Introducing landscape design techniques to horticulture students'. Acta Horticulturae, 1126 :119-126. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Haworth, M; Elliott-Kingston, C; McElwain, JC. (2011) 'Stomatal control as a driver of plant evolution'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 62 (8):2419-2423. [DOI] [Details]
Haworth, M,Elliott-Kingston, C,McElwain, JC (2013) 'Co-ordination of physiological and morphological responses of stomata to elevated [CO2] in vascular plants'. Oecologia, 171 :71-82. [DOI] [Details]
Elliott-Kingston, C; Haworth, M; McElwain, JC. (2014) 'Damage structures in leaf epidermis and cuticle as an indicator of elevated atmospheric sulphur dioxide in early Mesozoic floras'. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 208 :25-42. [DOI] [Details]
                                                                                                                     

Research

 

Research Projects

Sponsor : Teagasc
Title : Training needs evaluation of the Irish horticulture workforce in the Leinster area
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-16 / 30-JUN-18
 

Current Postgraduate Students

Yvonne Grace, Agriculture (MSc(Agr))   -   Thesis Supervisor

Teaching

 

Modules Coordinated

201600   HORT20070     Horticulture: Agricultural Botany
201600   HORT20020     Horticulture: Fundamentals of Horticulture
201600   HORT30190     Horticulture: Food Production:Fruit