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Robert Guy

Professor & Head
Editor-in-Chief, TREES Structure and Function

Forest Sciences Centre 3041
2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

work phone: 604-822-6023

Areas of research include:

  • Ecophysiology and stress physiology of trees and other plants
  • Use of stable isotopes in plant physiology and ecology
  • Phenotypic plasticity and resource allocation
  • Photosynthesis
  • Respiration (particularly alternative path respiration)
  • Water relations
  • Phenology
  • Forest regeneration and stock quality


Comparative physiology of plant adaptation: resource acquisition and constraints of growing season length in balsam poplar from temperate, boreal and arctic environments



UBC Killam Teaching Prize 2005
David J. Gifford Award in Tree Physiology 2012

Selected Publications

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