Professor Stephen Tyerman

Professor Stephen Tyerman
  Org Unit School of Agriculture, Food and Wine
  Telephone +61 8 8313 6663
  Mobile +61 4 1177 6050
  Location Floor/Room 2 24 ,  Plant Research Centre ,   Waite

Professor Tyerman has researched nutrition, salinity and water relations in plants for some 25 years. In 2001 he obtained the Wine Industry Chair of Viticulture at the University of Adelaide. He has received several awards for his plant physiology research and was elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science in 2003. He is currently head of the Plant Physiology, Viticulture and Horticulture Research Group within the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, and a member of the Wine Innovation Cluster. He is a Chief Investigator in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology and runs a node of the Cetnre at the University of Adelaide.


BSc Hons (University of Sydney)

PhD (University of Sydney)

Plant Physiology and Ecophysiology


Plant Membrane Transport


Ion channels and transporters

Ligand gated ion channels

Signalling in regulation of plant water transport

Grape berry development and water relation


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