BEACON Team

Sian Thomas-Jones

Research Scientist

stj@aber.ac.uk

Aberystwyth University

Publications

Jeffery, S., Memelink, I., Hodgson, E., Jones, S., van de Voorde, T. F. J., Bezemer, T. M., Mommer, L. & van Groenigen, J. W. 01 Jun 2017. Initial biochar effects on plant productivity derive from N fertilizations, Plant and Soil, 415, 1-2, p. 435-448.

Jensen, E., Robson, P., Farrar, K., Thomas Jones, S., Clifton-Brown, J., Payne, R. & Donnison, I. 01 May 2017. Towards Miscanthus combustion quality improvement: the role of flowering and senescence, GCB Bioenergy, 9, 5, p. 891-908.

Hodgson, E., James, A., Rao Ravella, S., Thomas Jones, S., Perkins, W. & Gallagher, J. 01 Aug 2016. Optimisation of slow-pyrolysis process conditions to maximise char yield and heavy metal adsorption of biochar produced from different feedstocks, Bioresource Technology, 214, p. 574-581.

Slavov, G., Robson, P., Jensen, E., Hodgson, E., Farrar, K., Allison, G., Hawkins, S., Thomas-Jones, S., Ma, X-F., Huang, L., Swaller, T., Flavell, R., Clifton-Brown, J. & Donnison, I. Sep 2013. Contrasting geographic patterns of genetic variation for molecular markers vs. phenotypic traits in the energy grass Miscanthus sinensis, GCB Bioenergy, 5, 5, p. 562-571.

Ma, X., Jensen, E., Alexandrov, N., Troukhan, M., Zhang, L., Thomas-Jones, S., Farrar, K., Clifton-Brown, J., Donnison, I., Swaller, T. & Flavell, R. 16 Mar 2012. High resolution genetic mapping by genome sequencing reveals genome duplication and tetraploid genetic structure of the diploid Miscanthus sinensis, PLoS One, 7, 3, e33821.

Jensen, E. F., Farrar, K., Jones, S. T., Hastings, A., Donnison, I. S. & Clifton-Brown, J. C. Oct 2011. Characterization of flowering time diversity in Miscanthus species, GCB Bioenergy, 3, 5, p. 387-400.

Jensen, E. F., Jones, S. T., Farrar, K., Robson, P. R., Clifton-Brown, J. C. & Donnison, I. S. 2011. Flowering time in Miscanthus.

Robson, P., Jensen, E., Hodgson, E., Farrar, K., Slavov, G., Allison, G., Hawkins, S., Jones, S., Valentine, J., Clifton-Brown, J. & Donnison, I. 2011. Harnessing natural variation in phenotypic and chemotypic traits in Miscanthus for breeding improved bioenergy crops: A review of long term results from perennial energy cropping work at IBERS, Aspects of Applied Biology, 112

Jensen, E., Squance, M., Hastings, A., Thomas-Jones, S., Farrar, K., Huang, L., King, R., Clifton-Brown, J. & Donnison, I. 2011. Understanding the value of hydrothermal time on flowering in Miscanthus species, Aspects of Applied Biology, 112, p. 181-189.

Jensen, E. F., Jones, S. T., Farrar, K., Clifton-Brown, J. C. & Donnison, I. S. 01 Jul 2008. Unravelling the genetic control of flowering time in the bioenergy grass Miscanthus, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part A: Molecular and Integrative Physiology, 150, 3, p. S180-S185.

Edwards, J. E., Jimenez, H. R., Jones, S., Sanderson, R. & Kingston-Smith, A. H. 2008. Microbial colonisation and degradation of two different perennial ryegrass preparations in the rumen.

Clifton-Brown, J. C. , Robson, P. R. , Allison, G. G. , Lister, S. J. , Sanderson, R. , Morris, C. , Hodgson, E. , Farrar, K. , Hawkins, S. , Jensen, E. F. , Jones, S. T. , Huang, L. , Roberts, P. C. , Youell, S. J. , Jones, B. R. , Wright, A. , Valentine, J. , Donnison, I. S. , Booth, E. (ed.), Green, M. (ed.) & 4 others Karp, A. (ed.), Shield, I. (ed.), Stock, D. (ed.) & Turley, D. (ed.) 2008. Miscanthus: breeding our way to a better future, Aspects of Applied Biology, 90, p. 199-206.

Jensen, E. F., Jones, S. T., Farrar, K., Robson, P. R. H., Clifton-Brown, J. C. & Donnison, I. S. 2008. Optimising flowering time in Miscanthus for improved biomass yield and quality.