Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, UK (webpage)
Expertise: Molecular cytogenetics, genomics, genome evolution, chromosomes, hybrids and polyploids; plant genetics and reproduction; crops, domestication, breeding, biodiversity and genetic resources, agriculture and food security.
Annals of Botany Editorial Office
Department of Plant Sciences
University of Oxford
South Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3RB, UK
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 275837
Transitional Managing Editor
Deputy Managing Editor
For technical queries regarding submissions or refereeing.
Annals of Botany Editorial Office
Telephone: +44 (0)116 2523396
Expertise: Abiotic stress tolerance, especially salinity, waterlogging and submergence; aerenchyma and oxygen transport; anaerobic metabolism; tissue ion regulation; plant water relations; halophytes.
Expertise: Ecology and evolution of plant-pollinator interactions; evolution of plant mating systems.
Expertise: Plant hormones and plant movement, space biology, flowering and sex expression, plant responses to environmental and mechanical stresses or stimuli.
Expertise: Plant nutrition, physiological and molecular mechanisms of plants in response to abiotic stresses.
Expertise: Chromosome organisation and dynamics, meiosis, karyotype evolution, hybrids and polyploids, crop breeding, DNA sequence analysis, repetitive DNA sequences, genetic diversity.
Expertise: Plant anatomy, plant structure-and-function, plant cell biology, plants-and-people.
Quantitative Genetics and Evolution, AgroParisTech, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Expertise: Plant genetics and genomics; interspecific hybridization and polyploidy; genome evolution and plant adaptation; dynamics of transposable elements; small non-coding RNA pathways in evolutionary genetics.
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Reading, UK
Expertise: Plant anatomy, structure and development, plant physiology, plant cell ultrastructure and differentiation, plant cell wall formation and structure, ecology, tree biology and forests.
Expertise: Plant breeding, genetic diversity, abiotic stress, agronomy, self-incompatibility, crops, grasses.
Expertise: Polyploidy and reticulate evolution; plant systematics and phylogenetics; phylogeography.
Expertise: Environmental effects on plant energy metabolism, leaf CO2 isotope exchange and C4 photosynthesis.
Expertise: Environmental plant physiology; photosynthetic efficiency of tree crops relative to the utilization of nitrogen, water, and solar radiation; functional-structural plant modelling.
Expertise: Population biology; ecology and evolution of reproductive systems in nature; plant-pollinator interactions; conservation genetics.
Expertise: Forest ecology, treeline dynamics and global warming, trait-based approach for plant ecology, community structure and species coexistence, positive biotic interactions, Southern Andes plants, plant scaling and tree invasion.
Expertise: Evolutionary aspects of plant morphology; interactions with symbionts, phylogenetics, genomics, metabarcoding and museomics including study of the influence of ancient environmental changes and adaptation to human induced activities.
Expertise: Plant–animal interactions (specifically herbivory and pollination ecology), plant defense, fire ecology, global change biology, seed and seedling biology/ecophysiology.
Expertise: Plant molecular biology and genetics with focus on biotic and abiotic stress, epigenetics and transcriptomics; plant biotechnology; plant biosafety and biosecurity.
Expertise: Major innovations in plant body plan during evolution; plant development; plant evolution; morphology and phylogeny.
Expertise: Plant reproductive biology and speciation; genetics and genomics; pollen–stigma interactions; pollination biology.
Expertise: plant conservation and ecology, effects of anthropogenic disturbances such as eutrophication, forest management and habitat fragmentation on plant species diversity, plant demography and plant population genetic and genomic diversity.
Expertise: Flowering plant microevolution including evolutionary processes, chromosomal repatterning, and polyploidy; population differentiation, and speciation; hybridization; flowering plant breeding systems (sexual); pollination and dispersal ecology.
Expertise: Hormone biology; molecular mechanism of jasmonate actions; plant-insect interaction.
Expertise: Adaptation of plants to drought and low soil fertility; mineral nutrition; root biology; functional-structural plant modelling.
Expertise: Plant genome and karyotype evolution; chromosomes; plant cytogenetics and cytogenomics.
Expertise: Plant-microbe interactions; plant disease resistance and defence responses; functional genomics.
Expertise: Plant population dynamics; Plant-herbivore interactions; Plant interactions with soil biota; Ecology of polyploids; Species landscape dynamics; Conservation biology.
Expertise: Physiological and metabolic aspects of photosynthesis, environment interactions especially acclimation to light. Abiotic stress especially photoprotection and photoinhibition at biochemical, leaf and canopy levels.
Expertise: Plant systematics, phylogenetics, phylogenomics and evolution; molecular evolution; genome and organelle evolution.
Expertise: Plant and algal cell wall; polysaccharides, localisation, structure and evolution.
Expertise: cell biology, development, physiology, ecology, conservation, and evolution of lower land plants (bryophytes and pteridophytes), desiccation biology, ontogeny and function of stomata and fungal associations.
Expertise: gene expression during plant stress and senescence and cell death, ornamental and fresh fruit and vegetable species, molecular and volatile analysis, wood decay, fungi and endophytes.
Expertise: plant physiology,development of stomata, control of leaf-atmosphere gas exchange, functional and structural aspects of leaf cuticle and fractionation of stable isotopes in photosynthesis.
Expertise: Plant developmental biology, plant physiology, regulatory aspects of plant growth and development with an emphasis on flooding adaptation and peptide signaling.
Expertise: physiological plant and functional ecology and community assembly, statistical methods related to trait-based ecology; specifically, structural equations modelling and maximum entropy methods.
Expertise: plant and algal metabolism; function of antioxidants and reactive oxygen species; biochemical and physiological aspects of plant responses to abiotic stress.
Expertise: Seed biology, seed physiology and seed quality.
Expertise: crop mineral biofortification, crop production, fertiliser use efficiency, ionomics, plant mineral nutrition, plant nutritional genomics, plant physiology, solute transport, root biology.