Jonathan Lynch

Distinguished Professor of Plant Nutrition

Jonathan Lynch

Research Summary

Plant adaptation to nutrient and water stress. Global change. World hunger. Root biology.

Graduate Students

Huck Institutes Affiliations

Publication Tags

Phosphorus Soil Zea Mays Phosphates Phenotype Agriculture Corn Crops Nitrogen Growth Indoleacetic Acids Elongation Genotype Water Soils Arabidopsis Breeding Nutrition Abscisic Acid Branching Drought Climate Change Soil Fertility Phosphate Nitrates

Most Recent Papers

Seedling root architecture and its relationship with seed yield across diverse environments in Phaseolus vulgaris

Christopher F. Strock, James Burridge, Anica S.F. Massas, James Beaver, Stephen Beebe, Samuel A. Camilo, Deidré Fourie, Celestina Jochua, Magalhaes Miguel, Phillip N. Miklas, Eninka Mndolwa, Susan Nchimbi-Msolla, Jose Polania, Timothy G. Porch, Juan Carlos Rosas, Jennifer J. Trapp, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2019, Field Crops Research on p. 53-64

A mechanistic framework for auxin dependent Arabidopsis root hair elongation to low external phosphate

Rahul Bhosale, Jitender Giri, Bipin K. Pandey, Ricardo F.H. Giehl, Anja Hartmann, Richard Traini, Jekaterina Truskina, Nicola Leftley, Meredith Hanlon, Kamal Swarup, Afaf Rashed, Ute Voß, Jose Alonso, Anna Stepanova, Jeonga Yun, Karin Ljung, Kathleen Marie Brown, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Liam Dolan, Teva Vernoux, Anthony Bishopp, Darren Wells, Nicolaus Von Wirén, Malcolm J. Bennett, Ranjan Swarup, 2018, Nature communications

Rice auxin influx carrier OsAUX1 facilitates root hair elongation in response to low external phosphate

Jitender Giri, Rahul Bhosale, Guoqiang Huang, Bipin K. Pandey, Helen Parker, Susan Zappala, Jing Yang, Anne Dievart, Charlotte Bureau, Karin Ljung, Adam Price, Terry Rose, Antoine Larrieu, Stefan Mairhofer, Craig J. Sturrock, Philip White, Lionel Dupuy, Malcolm Hawkesford, Christophe Perin, Wanqi Liang, Benjamin Peret, Charlie T. Hodgman, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Matthias Wissuwa, Dabing Zhang, Tony Pridmore, Sacha J. Mooney, Emmanuel Guiderdoni, Ranjan Swarup, Malcolm J. Bennett, 2018, Nature communications

The Xerobranching Response Represses Lateral Root Formation When Roots Are Not in Contact with Water

Beata Orman-Ligeza, Emily C. Morris, Boris Parizot, Tristan Lavigne, Aurelie Babé, Aleksander Ligeza, Stephanie Klein, Craig Sturrock, Wei Xuan, Ondřey Novák, Karin Ljung, Maria A. Fernandez, Pedro L. Rodriguez, Ian C. Dodd, Ive De Smet, Francois Chaumont, Henri Batoko, Claire Périlleux, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Malcolm J. Bennett, Tom Beeckman, Xavier Draye, 2018, Current Biology on p. 3165-3173.e5

Inundation of a floodplain lake woodlands system

Denise R. Fernando, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Suzie M. Reichman, Gary J. Clark, Rebecca E. Miller, Tanya M. Doody, 2018, Wetlands Ecology and Management on p. 961-975

Co-optimization of axial root phenotypes for nitrogen and phosphorus acquisition in common bean

Harini Rangarajan, Johannes A. Postma, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2018, Annals of botany on p. 485-499

Maize Genomes to Fields

Naser Alkhalifah, Darwin A. Campbell, Celeste M. Falcon, Jack M. Gardiner, Nathan D. Miller, Maria Cinta Romay, Ramona Walls, Renee Walton, Cheng Ting Yeh, Martin Bohn, Jessica Bubert, Edward S. Buckler, Ignacio Ciampitti, Sherry Flint-Garcia, Michael A. Gore, Christopher Graham, Candice Hirsch, James B. Holland, David Hooker, Shawn Kaeppler, Joseph Knoll, Nick Lauter, Elizabeth C. Lee, Aaron Lorenz, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Stephen P. Moose, Seth C. Murray, Rebecca Nelson, Torbert Rocheford, Oscar Rodriguez, James C. Schnable, Brian Scully, Margaret Smith, Nathan Springer, Peter Thomison, Mitchell Tuinstra, Randall J. Wisser, Wenwei Xu, David Ertl, Patrick S. Schnable, Natalia De Leon, Edgar P. Spalding, Jode Edwards, Carolyn J. Lawrence-Dill, 2018, BMC Research Notes

Reduced root cortical burden improves growth and grain yield under low phosphorus availability in maize

Tania Galindo-Castañeda, Kathleen Marie Brown, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2018, Plant Cell and Environment on p. 1579-1592

Large Crown Root Number Improves Topsoil Foraging and Phosphorus Acquisition

Baoru Sun, Yingzhi Gao, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2018, Plant physiology on p. 90-104

Buffered delivery of phosphate to Arabidopsis alters responses to low phosphate

Meredith T. Hanlon, Swayamjit Ray, Patompong Saengwilai, Dawn Luthe, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Kathleen Marie Brown, 2018, Journal of experimental botany on p. 1207-1219

High-Impact Papers

Root phenes for enhanced soil exploration and phosphorus acquisition

Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2011, Plant Physiology on p. 1041-1049

Plant and microbial strategies to improve the phosphorus efficiency of agriculture

Alan E. Richardson, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Peter R. Ryan, Emmanuel Delhaize, F. Andrew Smith, Sally E. Smith, Paul R. Harvey, Megan H. Ryan, Erik J. Veneklaas, Hans Lambers, Astrid Oberson, Richard A. Culvenor, Richard J. Simpson, 2011, Plant and Soil on p. 121-156

Shovelomics

Samuel Trachsel, Shawn M. Kaeppler, Kathleen Marie Brown, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2011, Plant and Soil on p. 75-87

Strategies and agronomic interventions to improve the phosphorus-use efficiency of farming systems

Richard J. Simpson, Astrid Oberson, Richard A. Culvenor, Megan H. Ryan, Erik J. Veneklaas, Hans Lambers, Jonathan Paul Lynch, Peter R. Ryan, Emmanuel Delhaize, F. Andrew Smith, Sally E. Smith, Paul R. Harvey, Alan E. Richardson, 2011, Plant and Soil on p. 89-120

Root cortical aerenchyma improves the drought tolerance of maize (Zea mays L.)

Jinming Zhu, Kathleen Marie Brown, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2010, Plant, Cell and Environment on p. 740-749

Root cortical aerenchyma enhances the growth of maize on soils with suboptimal availability of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium

Johannes Auke Postma, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2011, Plant Physiology on p. 1190-1201

New roots for agriculture

Jonathan Paul Lynch, Kathleen Marie Brown, 2012, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 1598-1604

The optimal lateral root branching density for maize depends on nitrogen and phosphorus availability

Johannes Auke Postma, Annette Dathe, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 590-602

The opening of Pandora's Box

Samuel B. St.Clair, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2010, Plant and Soil on p. 101-115

Image-based high-throughput field phenotyping of crop roots

Alexander Bucksch, James Burridge, Larry M. York, Abhiram Das, Eric Nord, Joshua S. Weitz, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 470-486