Giai Petit
Giai Petit
Associate professor - Dept. TeSAF - University of Padova
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Universal hydraulics of the flowering plants: vessel diameter scales with stem length across angiosperm lineages, habits and climates
ME Olson, T Anfodillo, JA Rosell, G Petit, A Crivellaro, S Isnard, ...
Ecology letters 17 (8), 988-997, 2014
Axial conduit widening in woody species: a still neglected anatomical pattern
T Anfodillo, G Petit, A Crivellaro
Wood structure in plant biology and ecology, 24-36, 2013
Distilling allometric and environmental information from time series of conduit size: the standardization issue and its relationship to tree hydraulic architecture
M Carrer, G von Arx, D Castagneri, G Petit
Tree Physiology 35 (1), 27-33, 2015
Widening of xylem conduits in a conifer tree depends on the longer time of cell expansion downwards along the stem
T Anfodillo, A Deslauriers, R Menardi, L Tedoldi, G Petit, S Rossi
Journal of experimental botany 63 (2), 837-845, 2012
Sanio’s laws revisited. Size‐dependent changes in the xylem architecture of trees
M Mencuccini, T Hölttä, G Petit, F Magnani
Ecology letters 10 (11), 1084-1093, 2007
Hydraulic constraints limit height growth in trees at high altitude
G Petit, T Anfodillo, V Carraro, F Grani, M Carrer
New Phytologist 189 (1), 241-252, 2011
The challenge of tree height in Eucalyptus regnans: when xylem tapering overcomes hydraulic resistance
G Petit, S Pfautsch, T Anfodillo, MA Adams
New Phytologist 187 (4), 1146-1153, 2010
Plant physiology in theory and practice: an analysis of the WBE model for vascular plants
G Petit, T Anfodillo
Journal of Theoretical Biology 259 (1), 1-4, 2009
Tapering of xylem conduits and hydraulic limitations in sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus) trees
G Petit, T Anfodillo, M Mencuccini
New Phytologist 177 (3), 653-664, 2008
Plant respiration: controlled by photosynthesis or biomass?
A Collalti, MG Tjoelker, G Hoch, A Mäkelä, G Guidolotti, M Heskel, G Petit, ...
Global Change Biology 26 (3), 1739-1753, 2020
X‐ray microtomography observations of xylem embolism in stems of Laurus nobilis are consistent with hydraulic measurements of percentage loss of conductance
A Nardini, T Savi, A Losso, G Petit, S Pacilè, G Tromba, S Mayr, P Trifilò, ...
New Phytologist 213 (3), 1068-1075, 2017
Divergent climate response on hydraulic-related xylem anatomical traits of Picea abies along a 900-m altitudinal gradient
D Castagneri, G Petit, M Carrer
Tree physiology 35 (12), 1378-1387, 2015
New research perspectives from a novel approach to quantify tracheid wall thickness
AL Prendin, G Petit, M Carrer, P Fonti, J Björklund, G von Arx
Tree physiology 37 (7), 976-983, 2017
Retrospective analysis of wood anatomical traits reveals a recent extension in tree cambial activity in two high-elevation conifers
M Carrer, D Castagneri, AL Prendin, G Petit, G von Arx
Frontiers in Plant Science 8, 246513, 2017
Hydraulic recovery from xylem embolism in excised branches of twelve woody species: Relationships with parenchyma cells and non-structural carbohydrates
P Trifilò, N Kiorapostolou, F Petruzzellis, S Vitti, G Petit, MAL Gullo, ...
Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 139, 513-520, 2019
Osmolality and non-structural carbohydrate composition in the secondary phloem of trees across a latitudinal gradient in Europe
A Lintunen, T Paljakka, T Jyske, M Peltoniemi, F Sterck, G Von Arx, ...
Frontiers in Plant Science 7, 726, 2016
Comparative axial widening of phloem and xylem conduits in small woody plants
G Petit, A Crivellaro
Trees 28, 915-921, 2014
Xylem anatomical adjustments prioritize hydraulic efficiency over safety as Norway spruce trees grow taller
AL Prendin, S Mayr, B Beikircher, G Von Arx, G Petit
Tree Physiology 38 (8), 1088-1097, 2018
Vulnerability to xylem embolism correlates to wood parenchyma fraction in angiosperms but not in gymnosperms
N Kiorapostolou, L Da Sois, F Petruzzellis, T Savi, P Trifilò, A Nardini, ...
Tree physiology 39 (10), 1675-1684, 2019
Interplay of growth rate and xylem plasticity for optimal coordination of carbon and hydraulic economies in Fraxinus ornus trees
G Petit, T Savi, M Consolini, T Anfodillo, A Nardini
Tree Physiology 36 (11), 1310-1319, 2016
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