Dr Irene Mary Griffiths

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Dr Irene Mary Griffiths

Plant Breeder

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Working on the InnovOat project.



Research interests include:

  • Milling quality
  • Resource use efficiency


Chappell, A, Scott, KP, Griffiths, I, Cowan, A, Hawes, C, Wishart, J & Martin, P 2017, 'The agronomic performance and nutritional content of oat and barley varieties grown in a northern maritime environment depends on variety and growing conditions' Journal of Cereal Science, vol 74, pp. 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcs.2017.01.005
Esvelt Klos, K, Huang, Y, Bekele, WA, Obert, DE, Babiker, E, Beattie, AD, Bjørnstad, Å, Bonman, JM, Carson, ML, Chao, S, Gnanesh, BN, Griffiths, I, Harrison, SA, Howarth, CJ, Hu, G, Ibrahim, A, Islamovic, E, Jackson, EW, Jannink, J, Kolb, FL, Mcmullen, MS, Mitchell Fetch, J, Murphy, JP, Ohm, HW, Rines, HW, Rossnagel, BG, Schlueter, JA, Sorrells, ME, Wight, CP, Yan, W & Tinker, NA 2016, 'Population Genomics Related to Adaptation in Elite Oat Germplasm' The Plant Genome, vol 9, no. 2, 0103. DOI: 10.3835/plantgenome2015.10.0103
Montilla-Bascón, G, Sánchez-Martín, J, Rispail, N, Rubiales, D, Mur, L, Langdon, T, Griffiths, I, Howarth, C & Prats, E 2013, 'Genetic Diversity and Population Structure Among Oat Cultivars and Landraces' Plant Molecular Biology Reporter, vol 31, no. 6, pp. 1305-1314. DOI: 10.1007/s11105-013-0598-8
Marshall, AH, Cowan, AA, Edwards, S, Griffiths, IM, Howarth, CJ, Langdon, T & White, E 2013, 'Crops that feed the world 9. Oats- a cereal crop for human and livestock feed with industrial applications' Food Security, vol 5, no. 1, pp. 13-33. DOI: 10.1007/s12571-012-0232-x
Wychowaniec, JK, Griffiths, I, Gay, A & Mughal, A 2013, 'Compaction of cereal grain' Philosophical Magazine, vol 93, no. 31-33, pp. 4151-4158. DOI: 10.1080/14786435.2013.808771
Howarth, CJ, Pearson, K, Cowan, AA & Griffiths, IM 2012, QTL associated with powdery mildew resistance in Avena sativa. in Ninth International Oat Conference.
Cowan, AA, Griffiths, IM, Marshall, AH & Thomas, GL, Glamis, 2012, Plant Variety.
Cowan, AA, Marshall, AH, Griffiths, IM & Thomas, GL, Conway, (14340Cn) Spring husked oat, 2011, Plant Variety.
Griffiths, I, Jenkins, G, Cowan, A & Howarth, C 2010, 'Nitrogen use efficiency in winter oats (Avena sativa)' Paper presented at Monogram Network Workshop, Kings Centre, Norwich, Norwich, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2010 - 2010, .
Griffiths, IM, Jenkins, G, Cowan, AA & Howarth, CJ 2009, 'Dissecting the yield components in oats' 2009 Plant Science Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009 - 2009, .
Griffiths, IM, Jenkins, G, Cowan, AA & Howarth, CJ 2008, 'Dissecting the components of yield in oats'.
Howarth, CJ, Cowan, AA, Griffiths, IM & Langdon, T 2008, 'Identification of markers associated with traits of agronomic importance in winter oats' 8th International Oat Conference, 'Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives', Radisson Plaza Hotel, Minneapolis, United States of America, 2008 - 2008, .