Associate Professor Neil White

Adjunct Associate Professor

Centre for Crop Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation

Overview

Research Interests

  • Functional Structural Plant Modelling
    Research into how canopy management can influence light within tropical fruit and nut trees.

Qualifications

  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Applied Science

Publications

  • Wang, Ming, White, Neil, Grimm, Volker, Hofman, Helen, Doley, David, Thorp, Grant, Cribb, Bronwen, Wherritt, Ella, Han, Liqi, Wilkie, John and Hanan, Jim (2018) Pattern-oriented modelling as a novel way to verify and validate functional-structural plant models: a demonstration with the annual growth module of avocado. Annals of Botany, 121 5: 941-959. doi:10.1093/aob/mcx187

  • Yu, X., White, N., Lisle, A., Cao, S. F., Zhang, Y., Joyce, D. C. and Hofman, P. J. (2016). 3D modelling of mango fruit skin blush in the tree canopy. In: R. Drew, M. Fitch and J. Zhu, XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): IV International Symposium on Papaya, VIII International Pineapple Symposium, and International Symposium on Mango. XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): IV International Symposium on Papaya, VIII International Pineapple Symposium, and International Symposium on Mango, Brisbane, Australia, (341-346). 17-22 August, 2014. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2016.1111.49

  • White, N. and Hanan, J. (2016). A model of macadamia with application to pruning in orchards. In: M. Wirthensohn, ISHS Acta Horticulturae 1109: XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): International Symposium on Nut Crops, Brisbane, Australia, (75-81). 17 August 2014. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2016.1109.12

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Yu, X., White, N., Lisle, A., Cao, S. F., Zhang, Y., Joyce, D. C. and Hofman, P. J. (2016). 3D modelling of mango fruit skin blush in the tree canopy. In: R. Drew, M. Fitch and J. Zhu, XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): IV International Symposium on Papaya, VIII International Pineapple Symposium, and International Symposium on Mango. XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): IV International Symposium on Papaya, VIII International Pineapple Symposium, and International Symposium on Mango, Brisbane, Australia, (341-346). 17-22 August, 2014. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2016.1111.49

  • White, N. and Hanan, J. (2016). A model of macadamia with application to pruning in orchards. In: M. Wirthensohn, ISHS Acta Horticulturae 1109: XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): International Symposium on Nut Crops, Brisbane, Australia, (75-81). 17 August 2014. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2016.1109.12

  • Wang, Ming, Thorp, Grant, Hofman, Helen, White, Neil, Wherritt, Ella and Hanan, Jim (2016). Pattern-oriented modelling of plant architecture: a new approach for constructing functional-structural plant models. In: 2016 IEEE International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Growth Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Applications (FSPMA). IEEE International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Growth Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Applications (FSPMA), Qingdao, China, (204-213). 7-11 November 2016. doi:10.1109/FSPMA.2016.7818308

  • White, Neil A. and Hanan, Jim (2013). A self-organising model of Macadamia with application to pruning in orchards. In: Risto Sievänen, Eero Nikinmaa, Christophe Godin, Anna Lintunen and Pekka Nygren, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Models. 7th International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Models (FSPM 2013), Saariselkä, Finland, (287-287). 9-14 June 2013.

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Note for students: Associate Professor Neil White is not currently available to take on new students.

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor