Dr Alex Wu

Research Officer

Centre for Crop Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
+61 7 334 62780



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours Class Hon, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland


  • Leakey, Andrew D.B., Ferguson, John N., Pignon, Charles P., Wu, Alex, Jin, Zhenong, Hammer, Graeme L. and Lobell, David B. (2019) Water Use Efficiency as a Constraint and Target for Improving the Resilience and Productivity of C 3 and C 4 Crops . Annual Review of Plant Biology, 70 781-808. doi:10.1146/annurev-arplant-042817-040305

  • Wu, Alex, Hammer, Graeme L., Doherty, Al, von Caemmerer, Susanne and Farquhar, Graham D. (2019) Quantifying impacts of enhancing photosynthesis on crop yield. Nature Plants, 5 4: 380-388. doi:10.1038/s41477-019-0398-8

  • Earles, J. Mason, Buckley, Thomas N., Brodersen, Craig R., Busch, Florian A., Cano, F. Javier, Choat, Brendan, Evans, John R., Farquhar, Graham D., Harwood, Richard, Huynh, Minh, John, Grace P., Miller, Megan L., Rockwell, Fulton E., Sack, Lawren, Scoffoni, Christine, Struik, Paul C., Wu, Alex, Yin, Xinyou and Barbour, Margaret M. (2018) Embracing 3D complexity in leaf carbon–water exchange. Trends in Plant Science, 24 1: 15-24. doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2018.09.005

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