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Research from 2013

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Post-fire Recovery of Juglans californica in Sycamore Canyon: Water Potential and Site Characterization, Ariel Lan, Caitlin Thompson, and Victoria Lekson

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Varying Carbon Dioxide Levels and its Effects on Malsoma laurina’s Photosynthetic Rate, John A. Lawlor, Dustyn T. Zierman-Felix, and Michael P. Schlagel

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Post-fire Recovery of Juglans californica in Sycamore Canyon: Vessel Length, Shading, Water Use Efficiency and Water Status, Victoria Lekson and Anushree Mahajan

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Lysophosphatidic Acid Stimulates Lymphangiogenesis in Human Lymphatic Endothelial Cells, John Macbeth and Donna Nofziger-Plank

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The Survivin and cIAP1 Anti-apoptotic Proteins are Differentially Downregulated in Response to Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress, Vicki Mercado and Jay L. Brewster

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The Effect of Freezing Conditions on Xylem Diameter of Malosma laurina and Umbellularia californica in the Santa Monica Mountains, Nicole A.P.M.K.O.M. Nakamatsu, Theadora V. Ordog, and Kaitlyn E. Sauer

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Effect of Shear Stress on ecNOS Expression and Dilation in Soleus Feed Arteries, Blanca Perez, Jay L. Brewster, and Jeffrey Jasperse

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The Effects of Leaf Hydration on Light Reflectance in Salvia leucophylla and S. mellifera, Logan A. Schmitz, Kolina Mah-Ginn, and Hayley Presthus

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Leaf Mechanical Strength Predicts Physiological Traits among Three Life History Types in California Chaparral, Taylor S. Stucky, Nicole M. Rodriguez Purcell, and Stephen D. Davis

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A Comparison of Water Availability in Coastal Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia) and California Bay (Umbellularia californica) at Top and Bottom of Hillsides at Malibu Creek State Park, California, Jake Szarzynski, Marley Biyendolo, Jeremy Goldenetz, and Ann Alcazar

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Evaluating ITPR-dependence of Apoptotic Signaling from the Endoplasmic Reticulum, Agustin Vargas and Jay L. Brewster

Research from 2012

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Stomatal Conductance Trends of the Jade Plant (Crassula ovata) in Relation to Circadian Rhythm Entrainability, Katie Cahoon, Martin Garcia, and Matthew Pierga

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Is there a correlation between Water Potential and Mechanical Strength of stems of Malosma laurina?, William Chang, Lauren Price, and Nicolas Pak

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A comparison of Brittlebush (Encelia farinosa) productivity and health during drought and post rainfall, Gabi DiCiolli, Karre Lawson, and Anders Reimer

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The effect of leaf trichome density on stem mechanical strength in Salvia leucophylla, S. mellifera, and S. apiana, Brieanna English, Jeff Scanlon, and Anushree Mahajan

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The Effects of Water Stress on Datura wrightii, Tony Festa, Kristin Lapointe, and Sara Tandon

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Effect of Ambient Air Temperature on Leaf Size in Raphanus sativus, Matthew Fleming and Michael McCormack

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Photosynthetic Advantage of Invasive Species, Gabby Gurule-Small, Alis Sokolova, and Patrick Stephens

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Mechanical Strength and Hydration Level of Heteromeles arbutifola and Eriogonium Cinerium, Erin Hayes, Allison Naasz, and Ariel Mangum

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Stem Mechanical Strength in Thinned versus Non-thinned Ceanothus spinosus, KSP, David J. Kang, Hannah Y. Choe, and Melinda L. Marchiano

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The effect of dirt on inhibition of light absorption in Musa leaves, Lorelle Knight, Alexis Carrington, Angela French, and Roxanne Barker

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The Relationship of Stomatal Conductnace to Mechanical Strength in Leaves of Santa Monica Plants, Russell P. Mott, Steven R. Fleming, and John R. Macbeth

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The Effect of Riparian and Arid Environments on Stomatal Conductance in Baccharis salicifolia and Heteromeles arbutifolia, Danalit Rangel, Vicki Mac, and Ariel Lan

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Exploring the Hydration Levels of Malosma laurina at Different Elevations on a Man-made Trail, Eric S. Taylor, Brad J. Anderson, and Brandon E. Stites

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A Comparison of Water Potential and Mechanical Strength of Tip and Base Leaves in Heteromeles arbutifolia, Aaron Tsai and James Maynard

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The Relationship Between Leaf Mechanical Strength and Photosynthetic Rates, Aaron van Loon, Brianna Manes, Taylor Stucky, and Thomas Addington

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The Differences in Vegetation Type on North and South-Facing Slopes, Andrew Villablanca, Katherine McCabe, and Daniel Galuhn

Research from 2011

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Effects of Soil Moisture on Photosynthesis and Fluorescence in Heteromeles arbutifolia, Ali Alyami, Colin Byrne, and Katherine Currie

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The Effect of Proximity to a Highway on the Health of Malosma laurina Leaves, Jessica Bermea, Haley Clayton, and Jack Klobas

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Exploring the Open-Close Mechanism of Dimorphotheca aurantiaca: Day versus Night and Cold versus Hot Temperatures, Tommy Chung, Kathleen Aguilar, and Sunny Kim

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Is there a relationship between Water Potential and the Mechanical Strength of Salix lasiolepis?, William Cohen, Gina Fitzgerald, and Joseph Liao

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The Effect of Hydration Status on Tensile Strength of the Leaves of Elymus Glaucus, Chelsie Corbett, Uri Hong, and Scott Davis

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The Effect of Nitrogen Soil Concentration on Leaf Fluorescence in Zea Mays, Ashton Garbutt, Daniel Rossie, and Anup Solsi

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Stress-induced Proteolysis of FKBP10: Mutational Analysis and Functional Implications, Lindsey A. Murphy

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Effects of Dehydration Stress on the Dark Adapted Fluorescence (Fv/Fm) of Giant Bladder Kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera), J. Avery Powell and Leah Smith

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The Effects of Agitation Upon Plant Anatomy in Phaseolus vulgaris, Craig Sutter and Nicholas Huron

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Effects of 2, 4-D on Zea maize Physiology, Caitlin Thompson, Lori Patrick, Acacia Osbourne, and Katrina Brock

Research from 2010

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Effect of Petiole-­to-­Branchlet Angle on Tensile Stress and Tensile Strength in Heteromeles arbutifolia, Matt W. Andrus, Anthony P. Lisankis, and Valen C. Anderson

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Differences in hydraulic conductance (Kh) as a function of leaf area (KS Leaf) and xylem size (KS Xylem) in Encelia californica and Venegasia carpesioides, Tony Audin, Andrew Dudley, and Janel Gonzalez

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Effects of UV Light on Local Stream Frog Behavior, John Buie, Eiichiro Uemura, Candy Hwang, D. Lee, Craig Sutter, Evan Mattiasen, Thomas Vandergon, Rodney Honeycutt, and Lee Kats

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Tensile Strength of Malosma Laurina Leaves in Wet and Dry Conditions, T. Candelore, N. Despenza, L. Garrison, and L. Hinther

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The Affect of Temperature on the Fluorescence of Heteromeles arbutifolia (Hollywood) in the Santa Monica Mountains, Patrick Y. Chisum, Adam S. Graham, and Arthur C. Sanders

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A Comparison of the Tensile Strength of Leaves in Encelia californica in Canyon and Beach Species, Anna Chowaniec, Annie Lee, and Hayley Springs

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Comparing Leaf Properties of Inland and Coastal Malosma laurina in the Santa Monica Mountains, Rosemary Busch Conn, Lauren Parker, and Brittany Sawrey

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Root Tensile Strength in a Native and Non-­Native Species of the Coastal Chaparral Community, Jamie Elmquist, Andrea Lim, Amanda Scholl, and Amanda Vest

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Post-­fire Alterations in Mechanical Strength of Leaves in Heteromeles Arbutifolia, Andrew Hair, Madeline DiLascia, Nick Novella, and Taylor Wurdeman

Plasticity in cavitation resistance and mechanical strength of stem xylem in Heteromeles arbutifolia, adults versus post-fire resprouts, Iolana N. Kaneakua, B. A. Bergman, F. W. Ewers, and S. D. Davis

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Effect of Fertilizer on Leaf Tensile Strength in Salvia Leucophylla, Tawny Lindahl, John Buie, and Eiichiro Uemura

Research from 2009

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Carbon Dioxide Expulsion by Ceanothus spinosus in Response to Predawn Sunlight, Eian Carter, Jon Pauwels, and Brittany Wilkins

Foraging Preference by Wild Deer on Toyon Populations from Santa Catalina Island versus the Santa Monica Mountains, Amelia I. Clark, Rodney Honeycutt, Anjel Helms, and Stephen Davis

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The Effect Of Hydraulic Lift In Quercus agrifolia On The Health Of Venegasia carpesioides, Kelly Donovan and Brittany Wagner

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Measuring Water Use Efficiency in Large and Small Leaves of Malosma laurina, Caitlin Ishibashi, Dan Kaczrowski, and Evan Mattiansen

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Soil Salinity and Stomatal Conductance on Chaparral Plants, Ron King, Lisa Malyak, and Kelly Rausch

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The Effects of Light Intensity and Color Absorption of Diurnal Leaf Movements of Malva parviflora, Amy Lawrence, Ben Young, and Matthew Yarborough

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Natural microorganisms’ effect on the growth of Lasthenia californica in post‐fire soil, Bryce Lindley, Taylor Miller, and Tyler Gibson

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Comparison of UVA Absorbance in Sun and Shade Leaves, James Newton, Kevin Rivera, and James Kim

Research from 2008

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The Effect of Fire Frequency on the Presence of Native and Nonnative Species in the Santa Monica Mountains, Bobby Boss, Simone Ross, and Taryn Thompson

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Comparison of Post-fire Growth Rates between Elymus condensatus and Yucca Whipplei in Coastal Chaparral, Jae K. Chung, Andrew J. Ishibashi, and Francisco B. Sapigao

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Foraging Preference by Wild Deer on Toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia) from Santa Catalina Island versus Malibu, Amelia I. Clark, Brett Smith, Courtney Smith, and Stephen D. Davis

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Effects of Shading on Post-fire Seedlings of Laurel Sumac (Malosma laurina) in the Santa Monica Mountains, Anastasia N. Fry, Jennifer A. Sledge, and Drew A. Almodovar

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Soil Moisture Adjacent the Roots of Post-fire Ceanothus megacarpus and Malosma laurina, Kristi Holly, Kelly Sayre, and Anson Snow

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Growth Sequence of Post-fire Chaparral Resprouts in California’s Santa Monica Mountains, Iolana N. Kaneakua, Kelly L. Reynolds, and Luke S. Walsh

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Stomatal Conductance of Malosma laurina in Frequently Burned and Non-frequently Burned Sites, Kamron A. King, Matthew T. Bender, and Stephen D. Davis

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Physiological Performance in Full-Sun Vs. Shaded Post-Fire Malosma laurina Seedlings, Lindsey A. Murphy, David C. Valencia, and Catherine D. Drummond