Publications

 

Papers submitted to peer-reviewed journals

Original papers in peer-reviewed journals

  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Doris, M., Pepin, S. 2012. Influence of humidity and temperature on postharvest needle abscission in Balsam fir in the presence and absence of exogenous ethylene. Hort Sci 47: 1332-1332.
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran L.R., Peppin, S.,  Forney, C., Desjardins, Y. Dorais, M., 2012. Characterization of phytohormonal and postharvest senescence responses of balsam fir (Abies balsamea (L) Mill.) exposed to short-term low temperature. Trees - Structure and Function DOI 10.1007/s00468-012-0728-1
  • MacDonald M.T., Rajasekaran L.R., Dorais M, Pepin S. 2011. Endogenous and exogenous ethylene induces needle abscission and cellulase activity in postharvest balsam fir (Abies balsamea L.). Trees 25: 947-952
  • Rayirath, U., Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Sibley, K., Asiedu, K. 2011. Role of ethylene and jasmonic acid on rhizome induction and growth of rhubarb. Plant Cell Tiss Organ Cult. 105:253–263.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Dorais, M,  Pepin, S., Desjardins, Y. 2010. Ethylene triggers needle abscission in root-detached balsam fir. Trees 24, 879-886.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Robinson, A.R., Hoyle, J. 2010. Ambiol-induced benefits begin at germination, persist through development and passed on to its next generation in tomato seedlings. J. Plant Growth Regulation 29:357-365.
  • Pan, X., Rajasekaran L.R.,Caldwell, C.D., Falk, KC. 2011. Photosynthetic and growth responses of Camelina sativa (L) Crantz to varying nitrogen and soil water status. Photosynthetica 49:316-320.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Martinenko, A., Dorais, M., Pepin, S.,Desjardins, Y. 2010. Is there a link between ethylene evolution, ethylene sensitivity and needle abscission in root detached balsam fir. Acta Hort. (In Press).
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Dorais, M, Pepin, S., Desjardins, Y. 2010. Ethylene triggers needle abscission in root-detached balsam fir. Trees 24, 879-886.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Robinson, A.R., Hoyle, J. 2010. Ambiol-induced benefits begin at germination, persist through development and passed on to its next generation in tomato seedlings. J. Plant Growth Regulation 29:357-365.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R.., Hoyle, J., Robinson, A.R. 2009. Ambiol preconditioning can induce drought tolerance in abscisic acid-deficient tomato seedlings. HortScience 44 (7):1-5.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R..,Robinson, A.R., Hoyle, J. 2009. Seed preconditioning with natural and synthetic antioxidants induces drought tolerance in tomato seedlings. HortScience 44:1323-1329.
  • Rayirath, U.P., . Rajasekaran, L.R.Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S.K., Sibley, K.J., Adams, A. 2009. CCC and Prohexadione –Ca enhance rhizome growth and lateral bud production in rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum L) J Plant Growth Regul 28:137-146.
  • Palanisamy, R., Rajasekaran, L.R..,Asiedu, S.K., Caldwell, C.D., Adams, A. 2008. Canopy volume and root length influence greenshoulder and internal greening in carrot genotypes. International Journal of Vegetable Science 15 (2):116.
  • Urbanick, S.D., Caldwell, C.D., Zheljazkov, V.D.,Rajasekaran, L.R..,Luan, L. 2008. The effect of cultivar and applied nitrogen on the performance of Camelina sativa L in the Maritime Provinces of Canada. Can. J. Plant. Sci 88:111-119.
  • Urbaniak, S. D., Caldwell, C.D., Zheljazkov, V.D.,Rajasekaran, L.R..,Luan, L. 2008. The effect of seeding rate, seeding date and seeder type on the performance of Camelina sativa L. in the Maritime provinces of Canada. Can J. Plant Sci.88:501-08.
  • Wright, H., DeLong, J., Rajasekaran, L.R..,Prange, R. 2008. A new minimum fluorescence parameter, as generated using pulse frequency modulation, compared with pulse amplitude modulation: Fx vesus Fo. Photosynth Res. 97: 205-214.
  • Wright, H., DeLong, J., Prange, R., Rajasekaran, L.R..,2008. The relationship between water status and chlorophyll a fluorescence in grapes (Vitis sp). Post harvest Biology and Technology 51: 193-199.
  • Pattipas, F.C., Rajasekaran, L.R..,Caldwell, C.D., Warman, P. 2008. Critical tissue identification and soil plant nutrient relationships in the dicer carrot variety Red Core Chanteney. Communication in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 39:763-788.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., MacDonald, M., Hoyle, J., Robinson, A.R. 2007. Ambiol, a derivative of 5-hydroxybenzimidazole seed preconditioning acclimates tomato seedlings to drought. Acta Horticulturae. (In Press)
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Thiagarajan, A., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T., Adams, A. 2007. Optimizing photosynthetically active radiation and moisture regimes can enhance water use efficiency in carrots. Acta Horticulturae
  • Rajasekaran L.R., and Adams, A. 2007. Sustainable carrot production technologies: The interactive effects of soil moisture and nitrogen fertilization on the yield and recovery of slicer carrots. Acta Horticulturae. (In Press)
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Joy, P., Fullerton, C, Williums, B., Ells, A. 2007. Dehydration reduces crack development in IQF “Baby carrots”. Acta Horticulturae. (In Press)
  • Pattipas, F.C., Rajasekaran L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Warman, P. 2007. Critical tissue identification and soil plant nutrient relationships in the dicer carrot variety Red Core Chanteney. Communication in Soil Science and Plant Analysis (Accepted March, 2007- In Press).
  • Urbanick, S.D., Caldwell, C.D., Zheljazkov, V.D.,Rajasekaran, L.R., Luan, L. 2008. Can. J. Plant. Sci 88:111-119.
  • Urbaniak, S. D., Caldwell, C.D., Zheljazkov, V.D.,Rajasekaran, L.R., Luan, L. The effect of seeding rate, seeding date and seeder type on the performance of Camelina sativa L. in the Maritime provinces of Canada. Can J. Plant Sci. xxxx (In Press).
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran, L.R., Joy, P. 2007. Compensatory effects of elevated CO2 on the inhibitory effects of high temperature and irradiance on photosynthetic gas exchange in carrots. Photosynthetica. 45: 355-362.
  • Pattipas, F.C., Rajasekaran L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Warman, P. 2007. Critical tissue identification and soil plant nutrient relationships in the dicer carrot variety Red Core Chanteney. Communication in Soil Science and Plant Analysis (Accepted March, 2007).
  • Palanisamy, R., Rajasekaran L.R., Asiedu,S., Caldwell, C.D., Adams, A. 2006. The Effects of Light and Re-hilling on Greenshoulder and Internal Greening in Carrots. Crop Science (Accepted, Nov 2006).
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran, L. R., 2007. Intrinsic changes in photosynthetic parameters of carrot leaves under increasing CO2 concentrations and soil moisture regimes. Photosynthetica. 45(1):43-50.Joy,P., Rajasekaran, L. R., 2007. Crack development in individually quick frozen cut and peel carrots. J. Food Sci. 71(9): 394-397.
  • Leclerc, M., Caldwell, C.D., Norrie, J., Rajasekaran, L.R.2006 Effect of plant growth regulatorsl on propagule formation of Astilbe x arendsii, Hemerocallis spp and Hosta spp. Hort Science 41(3): 651-653.
  • Briscoe, R.D.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Sibley, K. 2006. Suitability of Different Gels as Seed Carriers and Germination and Emergence Promoters (GEPs) in Processing Carrots. Hort Science 41(3): 612-617.
  • Pattipas, C.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Miller, C. 2005. Leaf tissue testing and soil and plant tissue relationships for nitrogen management in carrots. Communication in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 37 (11/12): 1597-1609.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., T. Astatkie, C.Caldwell 2005. Seeding rate and seed spacing modulates yield and recovery of slicer and dicer carrots differently. Scientia Horticulturae 197: 319-324.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Blake, T.J. 2005. The effects of natural and synthetic seed preconditioning agents (SPA) in hastening seedling emergence and enhancing yield and quality of processing carrots. Scientia Horticulturae 106: 25-37.
  • Leclerc, M., Caldwell, C.D., Rajasekaran, L.R., Norrie, J. Effect of inflorescence removal on propagule formation ofAstilbe x arendsii, Hemerocallis spp and Hosta spp. Hort Science 40 (3): 756-759.
  • Kyei-Bohen, S.Rajasekaran, L.R. Astatkie, T., Gordon, R. and Caldwell, C. Leaf gas exchange of carrots in response to elevated CO2 concentrations. Photosynthetica.41: 597-603.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Surette, M.A., Nowak, J., Sturz,A.V., Blake, T.J. 2003. Stand Establishment Technologies for Processing Carrots. Acta Horticulturae. 631: 105-116.
  • Caldwell, T. and Rajasekaran, L.R. and Hooper, D. 2003. Physiological Responses of Onion Seedlings Exposed to Drought. Acta Horticulturae. 618:321-327.
  • Kyei-Bohen, S.Rajasekaran, L.R., Astatkie, T., Gordon, R., and Caldwell, C. (2003). Photosynthetic response of carrots to varying irradiances. Photosynthetica 41 (2): 301-305.
  • Islam M.A., Blake T.J., Kocacinar, F., Rajasekaran, L.R., (2003). Ambiol, spermine and aminoethoxyvinylglycine prevent water stress and protect membranes in Pinus strobes L under drought. Trees-Structure and Function 17:278-284.
  • Surette M.A., Sturz, A.V., Rajasekaran, L.R., Nowak, J. (2003). Characterization of endophytic plant growth promoting (PGP) bacteria, their location, population density, and biodiversity in processing carrots (Daucus carota L. var. sativus). Plant and Soil. 253: 381-390.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Blake, T.J., Surette, M.A.Caldwell, C. and Nowak, J. (2002). Stand establishment technologies in processing carrots. Acta Horticulturae 631: 105-116.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. (2002). Plant growth regulators in enhancing abiotic stress tolerance in plants. Plant Growth Regulator Society of America, 30.
  • Neuteboom, C.E.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C., Eaton, L., Havard, P. (2002). Ethephon and spermidine enhance bulking in dicer carrots (Daucus carota var. sativus). Plant Growth Regulator Society of America, 30.
  • Caldwell, T. and Rajasekaran L.R. (2002). The role and potential of quaternary ammonium compounds in enhancing drought tolerance. Plant Growth Regulator Society of America, 30.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., A.Stiles, C.Caldwell. (2002). Stand Establishment in Processing Carrots: Effect of various temperature regimes on germination and the role of salicylates in promoting germination at a low temperature. Can J Plant Sci 82: 443-450.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and T. J. Blake. (2002). A derivative of 5-hydroxybenzimidazole (Ambiol) promotes growth and acclimates carrot seedlings exposed to drought. Can J Plant Sci. 82: 195-202.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. G.P. Jones, D. Aspinall, L.G. Paleg. (2001). Stress Metabolism: IX. Effect of salt stress on trigonelline accumulation in tomato. Can. J. Plant Sci. 81:487-498.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. Aspinall,D. and L.G.Paleg (2000). Mechanism of salt tolerance in Lycopersicon spp. Can. J. Plant Sci. 80: 151-157.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Terence J. Blake (1999). New natural plant growth regulators enhance growth and sustain photosynthesis in jack pine seedlings exposed to drought. Journal of Plant Growth Regul.,18: 175-181.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Terence J. Blake. (1998). Early growth invigoration of jack pine seedlings by natural plant growth regulators. Trees 12: 420-423.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. Aspinall, D., P.E.Kriedemann and L.G. Paleg (1997). Adaptive significance of accumulation of proline and glycinebetaine in wheat exposed to salt stress. Photosynthetica 34(3): 357-366.
  • Sakthivel, T., Rajasekaran, L.R., Thamburaj, S. (1997). Heat shock proteins in field grown tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) cv. Naveen. South Indian Hort., 45: 297-298.
  • Rajan,G.B., Shakila, A., and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1997). Mass propagation of Pogostemon patchouli Hook through somatic organogenesis. South Indian Hort. 45: 45-49.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1997). Influence of napthalene acetic acid on fruit size in sapota (Manilkara achrus Mill. Fosberg) cv. Oval. Ad. Plant Sci., 10(2): 127-129.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1997). Rooting of cuttings as influenced by type of cutting and number of nodes in patchouli (Pogostemon patchouli Pellet). Ad. Plant Sci., 10(2): 273-274.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R.(1997). Seasonal influence on rooting of cuttings in patchouli (Pogostemon patchouli Pellet). Ad. Plant Sci., 10(2):241-242.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R.(1997). Germination inhibitors in pink cassia (Cassia grandis)- A possible role in dormancy. Ad. Plant. Sci. 10(2): 227-228.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1996). Alleviation of dark induced senescence by amino acids in Cowpea (Vigna sinensis Savi). Ad. Plant Sci., 9(2): 239-240.
  • Vijayalalitha, S.J. and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1996). Assimilation capacity of genotypes of patchouli (Pogostemon patchouli Pellet) in open and shade. Indian Perfumer 40(4): 113-114.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Rama Rao, K.V.V., Mathews, K., and Naidu, R. (1992). Hormonal regulation of seed germination in cardamom. Journal of Plantation Crops. 20: Nov. 313-317.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Aspinall, D. and L.G. Paleg. (1987). Salinity stress and proline accumulation in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill) seedlings. Australian Salinity News Letter, 15:53.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Shanmugavelu, K.G. and Natarajan, S. (1985). New varieties of horticultural crops released by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore during 1985. MDU-1 chrysanthemum. South Indian Horticulture, 33 (1): 70-71. Hort. Abstr. 1987 57(1):55.
  • Subramaniam, R., Shanmugavelu, K.G. and Rajasekaran, L.R.. Effect of different dates of pruning on the nutrition changes in Jathimalli (Jasminum grandiflorum, Mill). Indian Perfumer, 29(1/2): 111-116.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1983). Hydration percentage- A measure of salt tolerance in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill). South Indian Horticulture 31(2/3):121-122.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1983). MDU-1, Bittergourd. South Indian Horticulture 32(1): 47-48.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and K.M.P. Nambisan (1983). Studies on pinching in gomphrena (Gomphrena globosa, L). South Indian Horticulture, 31(4/5):248-249.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1981). Effect of different types of soil and quality of water on tomato. South Indian Horticulture 28(2): 95-99.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1981). Studies on screening certain vegetable crops for salt tolerance. South Indian Horticulture 28(4):109-112.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1981). Screening cultivars of onion (Allium cepa var. aggregatum) and coriander (Coriandrum sativum, L) for salt tolerance. Food Farming and Agriculture, XIV (5): 49-51.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1981). Screening cultivars of tomato and chillies for salt tolerance. Food Farming and Agriculture, XIII (1):1-3.
  • Nambisan, K.M.P., Krishnan, B.M., Veeraraghavathatham,D. and Rajasekaran, L.R. (1981). Effect of nitrogen levels and pruning frequencies on the yield of Edward Rose (Rosa bourboniana Desp.). South Indian Horticulture 29(4):211-214.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and K.G. Shanmugavelu (1980). A note on salt tolerance of different varieties of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill) at germination. Curr. Res., 9:138-139.

Abstracts from international conferences, workshops and congresses

  • Rajasekaran L.R., MacDonald, G.E., Caldwell, C.D., Udeniqwe, C. 2018. Seasonal changes in polar lipids linked to needle abscission in four genotypes of balsam fir postharvest. American Society of Horticultural Science, Washington DC, USA.
  • Rajasekaran L.R. 2018. iHORT HUB – A Dutch- Canadian Innovative International Indoor Horticulture Research and Demonstration Centre. Brochure. Presented and distributed at the iHORT HUB Business Networking Event, The Hague, November 30, 2018.
  • MacDonald, M., Rajasekaran L.R. 2013. A link between water quality and bacterial growth in Christmas tree stands with postharvest needle abscission in balsam fir. Proc. Of American Society of Horticultural Science (ASHS), July 22nd to 25th, 2013.
  • Thiagarajan, A., MacDonald, M., Rajasekaran L.R. 2013. Physiological and metabolic characterization of postharvest needle abscission resistance of balsam fir after natural cold acclimation. 11th International Christmas Tree Research & Extension Conference, August 10-14, 2013. IUFRO Unit 2.02.09 – Christmas Trees.
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran L.R. 2013.Low temperature modulates postharvest needle retention in balsam fir (Abies balsamea L.). 11th International Christmas Tree Research & Extension Conference, August 10-14, 2013.  IUFRO Unit 2.02.09 – Christmas Trees.
  • MacDonald, M., Rajasekaran L.R., 2013.Biophysical changes and a comparison of needle abscission resistant genotypes in postharvest balsam fir. 11th International Christmas Tree Research & Extension Conference, August 10-14, 2013. IUFRO Unit 2.02.09 – Christmas Trees.
  • Rajasekaran L.R., Hayward, A. 2013. Role of auxin in postharvest needle abscission in balsam fir (Abies balsmea L.). 11th International Christmas Tree Research & Extension Conference, August 10-14, 2013. IUFRO Unit 2.02.09 – Christmas Trees.
  • Schofield, A., Blackburn, J., Rajasekaran L.R. 2013. Screening Balsam Fir Germplasm for Postharvest Needle Abscission Resistance. 11th International Christmas Tree Research & Extension Conference, August 10-14, 2013. IUFRO Unit 2.02.09 – Christmas Trees.
  • Thiagarajan, A.Rajasekaran L.R., Pepin, S., Forney, C.F., Martine, D., Desjardins, Y. 2011. Low temperature exposure increases postharvest needle retention in balsam fir. Proc. Of American Society of Horticultural Science 2011, pp 81.
  • MacDonald M.T.Rajasekaran, L.R., Dorais, M., Pepin S. 2011. Humidity and temperature influence ethylene evolution and needle abscission in balsam fir. Proc. Of American Society of Horticultural Science 2011, pp80.
  • MacDonald, M.T.Rajasekaran, L.R., Dorais, M., Peppin, S. 2011. Endogenous and Exogenous ethylene induces needle abscission in balsam fir. Plant Canada Conference, Halifax 2011.
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran, L.R., Veitch, S. Development of harvest decision model for carrot industry using neural network technology: Possibilities and limitations. ISHS 2010, 259.
  • MacDonald, M., Rajasekaran, L.R., Martynenko, A., Dorais, M., Pepin, S., Desjardins, Y. 2010. Is there a relationship between ethylene evolution, ethylene sensitivity and needle abscission in root-detached balsam fir? ISHS 2010, 164.
  • Thiagarajan, A. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2010. Cold acclimation influence post-harvest needle retention in root-detached balsam fir (Abies balsamea, L). ISHS 2010, 160.
  • Veitch, R.S., Rajasekaran, L.R., Adams, A. 2010. Ecophysiology of root bulking, carrot yield and quality as influenced by nitrógen application in processing carrots. ISHS 2010, 158.
  • Veitch, R.S., Rajasekaran, L.R. 2010. Photobiology of needle senescence and abscission in balsam fir (Abis balsamea, L) as influenced by LED (Light Emitting Diodes). ISHS 2010 pp157.
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran, L.R. 2009. A comparison of artificial neural network and multiple linear regression models in understanding the influence of agro-climatological factors in carrot bulking. Hort Science 44:1143.
  • MacDonald, M.T., Rajasekaran, L.R.,Martynenko, A.I., Dorais, M., Pepin, S., Desjardins, Y. 2009. Ethylene modulates needle abscission in root-detached Balsam fir. Hort Science 44: 1142.
  • Rayirath, U.P., Rajasekaran, L.R., Adam, A., Veitch, R.S. 2009. Ecophysiology of Plant growth regulators in inducing and modulating root bulking in cut and peel carrots. Hort Science 44: 1059. 
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. Adams, A.D., Thiagarajan, A. 2008. Does nitrogen application alter ecophysiology, yield and recovery of processing carrots. Hort. Sci. 43: 1197.
  • MacDonald, M.T.Rajasekaran, L.R. 2008. Cold acclimation can benefit only the clones with poor needle retention duration (NAD) in Balsam fir. Hort Sci 43: 1273.
  • Thiagarajan, A., Rajasekaran, L.R., Adams, A.D. 2008. Agro-climatologically based, cultivar-specific Artificial Neural Network model for predicting diced carrot yields. Hort Sci 43: 1083.
  • Rayirath, U.P., Rajasekaran L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S.K., Sibley, K. 2007. Effect of plant growth regulator in inducing microrhizome in rhubarb in vitro. Hort Science 42: 928.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Kyei-Bohen, S., Thiagarajan, A., Adams, A., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T. 2007. Environmental influence on photosynthetic resilience of carrots. Proc. of International carrot conference, Arcachon, France Sept. 3-Sept 5, 2007.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Adams, A. 2007. Carrot bulking, quality and harvest synchronization through uncovering genotype, agronomic and agro-climatological interactions. Proc. of International carrot conference, Arcachon, France Sept. 3-Sept 5, 2007.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Adams, A. 2007. The interactive effects of soil moisture and nitrogen fertilization on the yield and recovery of slicer carrots. Hort Science 42: 879.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Adams, A. 2007. Ecophysiology, dynamics and bulking modeling of cut and peel carrots, Hort Science 42: 1010.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.Thiagarajan, A., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T., Adams, A. 2006. Optimizing photosynthetically active radiation and moisture regimes can enhance water use efficiency in carrots. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 361.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.Joy, P., Fullerton, C, Williums, B., Ells, A. 2006. Dehydration reduces crack development in IQF “Baby carrots”. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 273.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.MacDonald, M., Hoyle, J., Robinson, A.R. 2006. Ambiol, a derivative of 5-hydroxybenzimidazole seed preconditioning acclimates tomato seedlings to drought. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 319.
  • Rajasekaran L.R., and Adams, A. 2006. Sustainable carrot production technologies: The interactive effects of soil moisture and nitrogen fertilization on the yield and recovery of slicer carrots. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 378.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Theakston, B., Adams, A., Blake, T.J. 2006. Certain natural and synthetic compounds act as anti-transpirants. Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science 134.
  • Pickle, K.Rajasekaran, L.R., Asiedu, S.K., Caldwell, C.D., Hoyle, J., Norrie, J. 2006. Do photo-physical-mechanical (PPM) pre-treatments induce defense against carrot blights (Alternaria duci and Cercospora carotae) through endogenous hormonal signals? Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science 139.
  • MacDonald, T., and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2006. Ambiol enhances drought tolerance in flacca tomato mutant with wilty phenotype. Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science, 142.
  • Rayirath, U.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S.K., Sibley, K. 2006. Protocol for explant disinfection and in vitro shoot multiplication in Rhubarb. Proc. of the Canadian Society of Horticultural Science, 145.
  • Rajasekaran L.R.Adams, A.Thiagarajan, A. 2006. Maturity, yield, and quality modeling for processing carrots. Hort Science 41: 988.
  • Joy, P.Rajasekaran, L.R., Ells, A., Williums, B. 2006. Genetic resistance to crack development in processed “Baby” carrots. Hort Science 41: 1018.
  • Pickle, K.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Hoyle, J., Norrie, J. 2006. Photo, physical and mechanical pre-treatments reduce incidence of blight diseases in carrots. Hort Science 41: 1059.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.Thiagarajan, A., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T., Adams, A. 2006. Optimizing photosynthetically active radiation and moisture regimes can enhance water use efficiency in carrots. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 361.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.Joy, P., Fullerton, C, Williums, B., Ells, A. 2006. Dehydration reduces crack development in IQF “Baby carrots”. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 273.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.MacDonald, M., Hoyle, J., Robinson, A.R. 2006. Ambiol, a derivative of 5-hydroxybenzimidazole seed preconditioning acclimates tomato seedlings to drought. Proc. Intenational Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 319.
  • Rajasekaran L.R., and Adams, A. 2006. Sustainable carrot production technologies: The interactive effects of soil moisture and nitrogen fertilization on the yield and recovery of slicer carrots. Proc. International Horticultural Congress, Republic of Korea, 378.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Theakston, B., Adams, A., Blake, T.J. 2006. Certain natural and synthetic compounds act as anti-transpirants. Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science 134.
  • Pickle, K.Rajasekaran, L.R., Asiedu, S.K., Caldwell, C.D., Hoyle, J., Norrie, J. 2006. Do photo-physical-mechanical (PPM) pre-treatments induce defense against carrot blights (Alternaria duci and Cercospora carotae) through endogenous hormonal signals? Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science 139.
  • MacDonald, T., and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2006. Ambiol enhances drought tolerance in flacca tomato mutant with wilty phenotype. Proc. of Canadian Society of Horticultural Science, 142.
  • Rayirath, U., Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S.K., Sibley, K. 2006. Protocol for explant disinfection and in vitro shoot multiplication in Rhubarb. Proc. of the Canadian Society of Horticultural Science, 145.
  • Rajasekaran L.R.Adams, A.Thiagarajan, A. 2006. Maturity, yield, and quality modeling for processing carrots. Hort Science 41: 988.
  • Joy, P.Rajasekaran, L.R., Ells, A., Williums, B. 2006. Genetic resistance to crack development in processed “Baby” carrots. Hort Science 41: 1018.
  • Pickle, K.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Hoyle, J., Norrie, J. 2006. Photo, physical and mechanical pre-treatments reduce incidence of blight diseases in carrots. Hort Science 41: 1059.
  • Joy, P., Rajasekaran, L.R. 2005. Drought tolerance mechanisms in carrot slicer varieties. 31st International Carrot Conference, Montreal 2005.
  • Stiles, A., Rajasekaran, L.R. 2005. Maturity, yield and quality modeling for processing carrots. 31st International Carrot Conference, Montreal 2005.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R.Pattipas, F., Kyei-Bohen, S., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T. 2005. Photosynthetic responses of carrots to varying irradiance, CO2 concentrations, moisture and nutrition. ASHS Annual Conference, Las Vegas, CA.
  • Pattipas, F.Rajasekaran, L.R., Gordon, R., Astatkie, T. Leaf gas exchange of carrots in response to increasing leaf temperatures. ASHS Annual Conference, Las Vegas, CA.
  • Pattipas, F.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Kyei-Bohen, S. 2005. An evaluation of sulphur status and the effects of S on uptake, distribution and yield of processing carrots. ASHS Annual Conference, Las Vegas.
  • Brisco, R.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Sibley, K.,Pattipas, F., Stiles, A. 2005. Artificial exosperm development using antistress, antioxidant compounds for promoting and synchronizing seedling emergence at limiting low temperature and moisture conditions in carrots. ASHS Annual Conference, Las Vegas.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A. 2004. Managing crop duration helps to manipulate root sizing in IQF cut and peel carrots. Proc. Of Atlantic Agriculture Science and Technology Workshop, Nov 17-18, 2004, Truro, NS, Canada.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Joy, P., Fullerton, C., Williums, B., Ells, A. 2004. Crack enhancement of freezer stored cut and peel carrots. Proc. Of Atlantic Agriculture Science and Technology Workshop, Nov 17-18, 2004, Truro, NS, Canada.
  • Pattipas, F.C.Rajasekaran L.R., Kyei-Bohen, S., Caldwell, C.D. 2004. Sulphur survey and evaluation of processing carrots. Proc. Of Atlantic Agriculture Science and Technology Workshop, Nov 17-18, 2004, Truro, NS, Canada.
  • Brisco, R.D.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Sibley, K., Stiles, A. 2004. Developing an “artificial exosperm” for promoting and synchronizing seed germination at limiting low temperature and moisture conditions in carrots. Proc. Of Atlantic Agriculture Science and Technology Workshop, Nov 17-18, 2004, Truro, NS, Canada.
  • Ravishankar, P.Rajasekaran, L.R., Kyei-Bohen, S., Stiles, A., Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S., 2004. Plant population modulates occurrence of greenshoulders and internal greening in carrots. Hort. Science, 39: 760.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Pattipas, C. 2004. Physiological mechanism and genotypic variation in drought tolerance of processing carrots. Hort. Science 39: 855.
  • Pattipas, F.C.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D. 2004. Critical tissues for nutrient diagnostics and optimal nutrients for enhancing yield of processing carrots. Hort Science 870.
  • Ravishankar, P., Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C.D., Asiedu, S.K., Stiles, A. 2004. A scheme for Greenshoulder (GS) and Internal Greening (IG) development and control in processing carrots. Proc. Of Atlantic Agriculture Science and Technology Workshop, Nov 17-18, 2004, Truro, NS, Canada.
  • Palanisamy, R.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C., Asiedu, S., Stiles, A. 2003. Effect of varieties and seedling rates on internal greening in carrots. Hort. Science., 38(5): 787.
  • Caldwell, T. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2002. Physiological responses of onion (Allium cepa L.) exposed to drought. XXVIth International Horticulture Congress, Toronto, Aug 11-17, 2002.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Blake, T.J., Surette, M.A., Nowak, J. 2002. Stand establishment technologies in processing carrots. XXVIth International Horticulture Congress, Toronto, Aug 11-17, 2002.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C., Eaton, L., and Havard, P. 2002. Role(s) of phytohormones in promoting storage root growth and configuration in processing carrots. XXVIth International Horticulture Congress, Toronto, Aug 11-17, 2002.
  • Rajasekaran L. R. 2002. Plant growth regulators in enhancing abiotic stress tolerance in plants. International conference of Plant growth regulator society of America, PGRSA quarterly 30:pp58
  • Neuteboom, C.E.Rajasekaran L.R., Caldwell, C., Eaton, L., Havard, P. 2002. Ethephon and spermidine enhance bulking in dicer carrots (Daucus carota var. sativus). Plant growth regulator society of America, PGRSA quarterly 30: pp77.
  • Caldwell, T., and Rajasekaran L.R. 2002. The role and potential of quaternary ammonium compounds in enhancing drought tolerance. Plant growth regulator society of America, PGRSA quarterly 30: pp53.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Caldwell, C., Astatkie, T., Sanderson, K., Miller, C. 2002. Processing carrots require phosphorous and potash application. A Fact or a Fallacy? Proc. Of 29th International Carrot Conference, Bakersfield, California, 10-13 Feb 2002.
  • Caldwell, T., and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2002. What controls leaf expansion in carrot seedlings exposed to drought? Proc. Of 29th International Carrot Conference, Bakersfield, California, 10-13 Feb 2002.
  • Dixon, T.Rajasekaran, L.R., Sampson, G. 2002. Phytosuppression of scentless chamomile (Marticaria perforataMerat.) for carrot rotation. Proc. Of 29th International Carrot Conference, Bakersfield, California, 10-13 Feb 2002.
  • Caldwell, T.Rajasekaran, L.R., Hooper, D. 2001. Physiological Responses of Carrot Seedlings exposed to Drought Stress. In Proc. Of Canadian Society of Horticultural Sciences, AIC, 2001. University of Guelph, ON, Canada, 10th July 2001.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Stiles, A., Caldwell, C. 2001. Thermogenic compounds promote carrot seed germination at a low temperature. In Proc. Of Canadian Society of Horticultural Sciences, AIC, 2001. University of Guelph, ON, Canada, 10th July 2001.
  • Neuteboom, C.E.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C., Eaton, L., Havard, P. 2001. The role(s) of plant growth regulators in triggering and enhancing bulking of dicer carrots. In Proc. Of Canadian Society of Horticultural Sciences,AIC, 2001. University of Guelph, ON, Canada, 10th July 2001.
  • Surette, M.A., Sturz, A.V., Rajasekaran, L.R., Nowak, J. 2001. Characterization of endophytic plant growth promoting (PGP) bacteria, their location, population density, and biodiversity in processing carrots (Daucus carota, L. var. sativus). In Proc. Of Canadian Society of Horticultural Sciences, AIC, 2001. University of Guelph,
    ON, Canada, 10th July 2001.
  • Surette, M.A., Sturz, A.V., Rajasekaran, L.R., Nowak, J. 2000. A survey of endophytic bacterial population in processing carrots. AASTW 2000, Truro, NS, Canada Oct 26-27, 2000.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R and Blake, T.J. 2000. Seed chemotherapy using a derivative of 5-hydroxybenzimidazole promotes growth and pre-acclimates carrot seedlings to drought. AASTW 2000, Truro, NS, Canada Oct 26-27, 2000.
  • Neuteboom, C.Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C. 2000. Role of Phytohormones and Plant Growth Regulators in Enhancing Bulking in Dicer Carrots. AASTW 2000, Truro, NS, Canada Oct 26-27, 2000.
  • Caldwell, T. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2000. Physiological changes in carrots exposed to drought. AASTW 2000, Truro, NS, Canada Oct 26-27, 2000.
  • Rajasekaran L.R., C. Caldwell, J. Nowak, P. Swinkels, G. Brown, T. Bowers, G. Sweetland, G. MacDonald, and Sangster, D 1999. Evaluation of processing carrot varieties. AIC 1999, Aug 8-10, Charlottetown, PEI.
  • Rajasekaran L.R, Caldwell, C., Nowak, J., Swinkels, P.,Brown, G., Meredith, T., Sweetland, G., MacDonald, G. and Sangster, D. 1999. Plant population pressure modulates yield and quality of processing carrots. AIC 1999, Aug 8-10, Charlottetown, PEI
  • Borsos-Matovina,V., Blake, T.J., Rajasekaran, L.R. 1998. The effect of Ambiol on the growth and tolerance of Pinus banksiana and Picea mariana seedlings exposed to abiotic stresses. In Proc. International conference in Forestry, Sault Ste Marie, 1998
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Caldwell, C., Bosveld, P., McDonald, G., Brown, G., Swinkels, P. 1998. Varietal evaluation and root bulking dynamics of process carrots. In: Proc. of the International Conference on Carrots, University of Madison, WI. 24-26 Aug, 1998
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Liu Jianwei, Vera Borsos-Matovina and Terence J. Blake 1997. Natural plant growth regulators improve growth and drought tolerance of jack pine seedlings. Proc. of International Conference in Forestry and Wood Science, Belgrade, Sep 1997.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. Aspinall, D. and Paleg, L.G. 1998. Mechanism of salt tolerance in Lycopersicon spp. In: Proc. Of Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists, Montreal, 1998.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. Aspinall, D., and Paleg, L.G. 1990. Humidity regulates ion uptake in greenhouse grown tomatoes. In Proc. of the International Seminar on New Frontiers in Horticulture, Bangalore, India. 1990.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Aspinall, D. 1988. Salt tolerance in tomato species. In Proc. of the International Congress of Plant Physiologist, New Delhi, Feb.1988.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., and Aspinall, D. 1986. Effect of ionic stress on the accumulation of proline and trigonelline in tomato seedlings. In Proc. of the Australian Society of Plant Physiologist, Melbourne, May, 1986.
  • Anburani, A. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1993. Fruit quality as influenced by potassium and sodium salts in guava. In Proc. of National seminar on guava production technology, National Agricultural Research Centre, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Arupukottai, India.
  • Karuppaiah, P., Prabha, D., Rajkumar, S., Ramesh, B., Usha Subramanian, and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1993. Standardization of pruning system in guava (Psidium gujava,L) cv. Lucknow-49 for the coastal tract. In Proc. of National seminar on guava production technology, National Agricultural Research Centre, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Arupukottai, India.
  • Shanmuganathan, V. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1993. Effects of auxins and gibberellin on increasing flowering of guava (Psidium gujava, L.) cv.Lucknow-49. In Proc. of National seminar on guava production technology, National Agricultural Research Centre, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Arupukottai, India.
  • Sakthivel, T. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1993. Effect of 2,4-D and GA3 on seediness in guava. In Proc. of National seminar on guava production technology, National Agricultural Research Centre, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Arupukottai, India.
  • Chittiraichelvan, R., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1984. Studies on the growth and development of papaya (Carica papaya, L). In Proc. of the National Seminar on Production Technology of Papaya, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.
  • Arumugam, S., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Rajasekaran, L.R.1984. Studies on the effect of different storage conditions on certain biochemical constituents of CO-2 papaya (Carica papaya,L) seeds. In the Proc. Of National Seminar on the Production Technology of Papaya. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore,
    India.
  • Shanmugavelu, K.G. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 1983. A critical appraisal of research trends in ber (Zizyphus mauritiana, Lamk). In Proc. of the National Seminar on Arid zone crops. National Agricultural Research Centre, Arupukottai, India.
  • Abusaleha, Shanmugavelu, K.G. and Rajasekaran, L.R.1983. Studies on certain organic wastes on the growth and yield of bhendi (Abelmoschus esculentus, L. Moench). In Proc. of the National Seminar on the Utilization of Organic Wastes in Crop Production, Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Abusaleha, Shanmugavelu, K.G. and Rajasekaran, L.R.1983. Studies on the effect of organic wastes on the nutrient uptake in bhendi (Abelmoschus esculentus,L. Moench). In Proc. of the National Seminar on the Utilization of Organic Wastes in Crop Production, Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Sivaramakrishnan, L.A., Shanmugavelu, K.G., andRajasekaran, L.R. 1983. Studies on the effect of sugar factory distillary effluents on growth, yield and quality of onion (Allium cepa L. var aggregatum). In Proc. of the National Seminar on the Utilization of organic wastes in crop production. Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Shanmugavelu, K.G. 1983. Effect of different types of soil and quality of water on physiological factors in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill). In Proc. of National Seminar on the production technology of tomato and chillies, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.
  • Gunasekaran, N., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Rajasekaran, L.R.1983. Effect of triacontanol on the nutrient uptake in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill). In Proc. of National Seminar on the Production Technology of Tomato and Chillies, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R. and Shanmugavelu, K.G. 1983. Studies on leaf tissue nutrient content as influenced by different types of soil and water in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum, Mill). In Proc. of the National Seminar on the Production Technology of Tomato and Chillies, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Shanmugavelu, K.G. Nambisan, K.M.P and Chockalingam, C. 1982. Studies on certain agro-techniques inCatheranthus roseus G.Don. In Proc. of the National Seminar on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.
  • Selvarajan, M., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Rajasekaran, L.R.1982. A preliminary study on the performance of certain varieties of vetiver (Vetiveria zizonoides,L). In Proc. of the IV All India Workshop on Medicinal Plants, Agricultural College and Research Instt.,Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Nambisan, K.M.P. and Shanmugavelu, K.G. 1981. Studies on spacing -cum- fertilizer requirement inCatheranthus roseus G.Don. In Proc. of the IV All India Workshop on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Nambisan, K.M.P., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Selvarajan, M. 1981. Studies on floral biology ofCatheranthus roseus G. Don. In Proc. of IV All India Workshop on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Nambisan, K.M.P., Shanmugavelu, K.G.,and Selvarajan, M. 1981. Studies on frequency of irrigation on the yield and alkaloid content of Catheranthus roseus G.Don. In Proc. of IV All India Workshop on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University,
    Madurai, India.
  • Rajasekaran, L.R., Nambisan, K.M.P., Shanmugavelu, K.G., and Selvarajan, M. 1981. Studies on seed storage and germination in Catheranthus roseus G. Don. In Proc. of IV All India Workshop on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Agricultural College and Research Instt., Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Madurai, India.
  • Nambisan, K.M.P., Krishanan, B.M., Selvarajan,M., andRajasekaran, L.R. 1981. Some random thoughts on manuring bananas. In Proc. of National Seminar on Banana Production Technology. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India.

Scientific Reports

  • 24. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2012. Third Annual Research Report – CRC. NSAC. June, 2012.
  • 23. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2011. Second Annual Research Report –CRC. NSAC. March 2011.
  • 22. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2011. First Annual Research Report – CRC. NSAC. March 2011.
  • 21. Rajasekaran L.R. 2011. 13th PCRP Research Report NSAC. April 2011. 
  • 20. Thiagarajan, A. and Rajasekaran, L.R. 2006. Factors affecting needle retention in Balsam fir – A review. Technical Report -3. Christmas Tree Research, NSAC.
  • 19. Rajasekaran, L.R. and Thiagarajan, A. 2006. The influence of cold acclimation and role of roots in needle retention in balsam fir. Technical Report -2. Christmas Tree Research, NSAC.
  • 18. Rajasekaran, L.R. and Thiagarajan, A. 2005. The physiology of needle retention as influenced by certain chemical agents in balsam fir, Abies balsamea. Technical Report -1. Christmas Tree Research, NSAC.
  • 17. Rajasekaran, L. R. 2005. Physiology of drought tolerance in carrots: Role of glycinebetaine in enhancing drought tolerance in carrots. NSAC, Truro, NS. 
  • 16. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2005. PCRP Annual Report 7, NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 15. Rajasekaran, L.R.2005. PCRP Final Report, NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 14. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2005. Sulphur nutrition in Carrot. Final Report, NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 13. Rajasekaran, L.R. 2004. Maturity modeling in carrots. Final Report, NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 12. Rajasekaran, L.R.2004. Stand establishment in Carrots, Final Report, NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 11. Rajasekaran, L.R.2005. Physiology of Greenshoulder occurrence in carrots. NSAC, Truro, NS.
  • 10. Rajasekaran L.R. 2003. AVRDC Report 2002. AVRDC- The World Vegetable Center, Taiwan.
  • 9. Rajasekaran L.R. 2003. Processing Carrot Research Program Report. 2002. Department of Plant and Animal Sciences, NSAC, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 8. Rajasekaran L.R. 2002. Processing Carrot Research Program Report. 2001. Department of Plant and Animal Sciences, NSAC, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada 
  • 7. Rajasekaran L.R. 2001. Processing Carrot Research Program Report. 2000. Department of Plant and Animal Sciences, NSAC, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 6. Rajasekaran L. R. 2000. Processing Carrot Research Program Report 1999. Department of Plant Science, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • 5. Rajasekaran L.R. 2000. A Study on the Effect of Foliar Nutrient Application on Yield and Quality of Processing Carrots. Processing Carrot Research Program, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Canada, January 2000.
  • 4. Rajasekaran, L.R. 1999. A mega-plot evaluation of promising processing carrot varieties. Processing Carrot Research Program, Dept. of Plant Science, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Canada, December 1999.
  • 3. Rajasekaran, L.R. 1999. A study on the performance of various slicer and dicer varieties in Nova Scotia, Processing carrot research program, Dept. of Plant Science, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada, December 1999.
  • 2. Rajasekaran, L.R. 1999. Processing Carrot Research Program Research Report 1998. Dept. of Plant Science, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada, March 1999.
  • 1. Rajasekaran L.R. 1998. Calibrating a model of competition for soil moisture for jack pine seedlings. Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, Canada.

*Names in italics represent my students/staff.