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Donald B. Zobel

Don Zobel

Donald B. Zobel

Professor Emeritus,
Ph.D., 1968, Duke University, Durham, NC
zobeld@science.oregonstate.edu

 

Phone: 541-737-5280

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Publications

Antos, J.A., and D.B. Zobel.  2005.  Plant responses in forests of the tephra-fall zone.  Pages 47-58 IN V.H. Dale, F.J. Swanson, and C.M. Crisafulli, editors. Ecological Responses to the1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. Springer, New York.

Mainali, K.P., R. Tripathi, P.K. Jha, and D.B. Zobel. 2006. Water relations of Shorea robusta in mixed Sal forest of Churiya Hill and plain of central Nepal.  International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences 32:143-152.

Shrestha, B.B., P.K. Jha, and D.B. Zobel. 2006. Water relations and phenology of Pinus roxburghii Sarg. in the Churia Hills, central Nepal.  International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences 32:183-192.

Singh, S.P., D.B. Zobel, S.C. Garkoti, A. Tewari, and C.M.S. Negi.  2006.  Patterns in water relations of central Himalayan trees.  Tropical Ecology 47:  159-182.

Zobel, D.B. and J.A. Antos.  2007.  Flowering and seedling production of understory herbs in   old-growth forests affected by 1980 tephra from Mount St. Helens.  Canadian Journal of Botany 85:  607-620.

Zobel, D.B. and J.A. Antos.  2009.  Species properties and recovery from disturbance:  Forest herbs buried by volcanic tephra.  Journal of Vegetation Science 20:  650-662.

Zobel, D.B. 2011.  Beyond the methods manual.  Some things to know while you work on your first research project.  Himalayan Journal of Sciences Online Publication No. 2011-1.  6 pages.

Poudyal, K., Jha, P.K., and Zobel, D.B. 2012. Role of wood water properties and leaf dynamics in phenology and response to drought in evergreen Himalayan trees. Ecoprint 19: 71-84.

Poudyal, K., Jha, P.K., and Zobel, D.B. 2012. Pressure - volume curve analysis in five Himalayan  tree species. Physiological Ecology and Environmental Science, 3(1&2): 1-11.

Zobel, D.B. and J.A. Antos.  2016.  Flowering patterns of understory herbs thirty years after disturbance of subalpine old-growth forests by tephra from Mount St. Helens. International Journal of Plant Sciences 177 (2):  145-156.

Zobel, DB.  2016.  Planting guidelines for Port-Orford-cedar based on cruise data from early 20th-century forests.  Forest Science  62 (1): 92-98.  (online:            http://dx.doi.org/10.5849/forsci.15-038)