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Ole Pedersen

Ole Pedersen

Professor

Current research

Research
Flooding tolerance in crops and natural wetland plants
Internal aeration during submergence
Underwater photosynthesis and respiration
Ecophysiology of isoetids (Lobelia, Littorella and Isoetes)
Brownification of softwater lakes
Seagrass ecology
Plant-sediment interactions
Gas and water transport in aquatic plants

Teaching
General ecology
Diversity of organisms
Field courses in limnology
Freshwater ecology
Physiology and ecology of aquatic plants

Other activities
Executive Secretary of "International Society of Plant Anaerobiosis"
Referee of 10+ international journals
Technology and instrumentation in Biology - see Unisese A/S a Danish company specialised in microelectrodes and measuring systems
Member of the board of directors at Unisense A/S

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Surviving floods: leaf gas films improve O2 and CO2 exchange, root aeration, and growth of completely submerged rice

    Pedersen, O., Rich, S. M. & Colmer, T. D., 2009, In : Plant Journal. 58, 1, p. 147-156

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Gas film retention and underwater photosynthesis during field submergence of four contrasting rice genotypes

    Winkel, A., Pedersen, O., Ella, E., Ismail, A. M. & Colmer, T. D., 2014, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 65, 12, p. 3225-3233 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Community recommendations on terminology and procedures used in flooding and low oxygen stress research

    Sasidharan, R., Bailey-Serres, J., Ashikari, M., Atwell, B. J., Colmer, T. D., Fagerstedt, K., Fukao, T., Geigenberger, P., Hebelstrup, K. H., Hill, R. D., Holdsworth, M. J., Ismail, A. M., Licausi, F., Mustroph, A., Nakazono, M., Pedersen, O., Perata, P., Sauter, M., Shih, M., Sorrell, B. K., Striker, G. G., Van Dongen, J. T., Whelan, J., Xiao, S., Visser, E. J. W. & Voesenek, L. A. C. J., 2017, In : New Phytologist. 214, 4, p. 1403-1407 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Flood tolerance of wheat - the importance of leaf gas films during complete submergence

    Winkel, A., Herzog, M., Konnerup, D., Fløytrup, A. H. & Pedersen, O., 2017, In : Functional Plant Biology. 44, 9, p. 888-898 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Leaf gas films contribute to rice (Oryza sativa) submergence tolerance during saline floods

    Herzog, M., Konnerup, D., Pedersen, O., Winkel, A. & Colmer, T. D., 2018, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 5, p. 885-897 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Hampen Sø - er Danmarks fjerde største lobeliesø truet af forurening med næringsstoffer?

    Engesgaard, P., Andersen, F. Ø., Pedersen, O., Kidmose, J. B. & Nilsson, B., 2016, In : Geoviden. 2016, 4, p. 7-11 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  7. Published

    Heat stress of two tropical seagrass species during low tides: impact on underwater net photosynthesis, dark respiration and diel in situ internal aeration

    Pedersen, O., Colmer, T. D., Borum, J., Zavala-Perez, A. & Kendrick, G. A., 2016, In : New Phytologist. 210, 4, p. 1207-1218 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Lobeliesøer - trusler og restaurering

    Pedersen, O., Båstrup-Spohr, L., Madsen-Østerbye, M., Kristensen, E., Kragh, T., Andersen, M. R., Andersen, F. Ø. & Sand-Jensen, K., 2016, In : Vand & Jord. 23, 2, p. 63-66 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

Selected activities

  1. Member of the board at UNISENSE A/S (External organisation)

    Ole Pedersen (Member)
    1 May 20141 May 2018

    Activity: Membership typesMembership in committee, council, board

  2. Functional Plant Biology (Journal)

    Ole Pedersen (Editor)
    1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of Research journalResearch

  3. Nagoya University

    Ole Pedersen (Visiting researcher)
    24 Jun 20178 Jul 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

  4. University of Western Australia

    Ole Pedersen (Visiting researcher)
    8 Nov 201710 Dec 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

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