Krishnan L, Barua D, Sankaran M. (2018) Dry-forest tree species with large seeds and low specific stem density show greater survival under drought. Accepted in Journal of Tropical Ecology.
Guha A, Chhajed SS, Choudhary S, Sunny R, Jansen S, Barua D. (2018). Hydraulic anatomy affects genotypic variation in plant water use and shows differential organ specific plasticity to drought in Sorghum bicolor. Environmental and Experimental Botany 156: 25-37.
Sastry A, Guha A, Barua D. (2017). Leaf thermotolerance in dry tropical forest tree species: relationships with leaf traits and effects of drought. AoB Plants 10 (1), plx070
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Sastry A, Barua D. (2017). Leaf thermotolerance in tropical trees from a seasonally dry climate varies along the slow-fast resource acquisition spectrum. Scientific Reports 7: 11246.
Iyengar SB, Bagchi S, Barua D, Mishra C, Sankaran M. (2017). A dominant dwarf shrub increases diversity of herbaceous plant communities in a Trans-Himalayan rangeland. Plant Ecology 218: 843-854.
Varma et al. (2015). Perceptions of priority issues in the conservation of biodiversity and ecosystems in India. Biological Conservation 187: 201-211
Chiang GCK, Barua D, Dittmar E, Kramer EM, Rubio de Casas R, Donohue K. (2013). Pleiotropy in the wild: the dormancy gene DOG1 exerts cascading control over life cycles. Evolution 67 (3), 883-893.
Barua D, Butler, CM Tisdale TE, Donohue K. (2012). Natural variation in germination responses to seasonal cues and their associated physiological mechanisms. Annals of Botany 109 (1): 209-226.
Rubio de Casas R, Kovach K, Dittmar E, Barua D, Barco B, Donohue K. (2012). Seed afterripening and dormancy determine germination responses to environmental cues and post - germination life history. New Phytologist 194 (3), 868–879.
Donohue K , Barua D, Butler C, Tisdale CM, Chiang GCK, Dittmar E, Rubio de Casas R. (2012). Maternal effects alter natural selection on phytochrome nulls through effects on seed germination. Journal of Ecology 194 (3), 868–879.
Chiang GCK, Bartsch M, Barua D, Nakabayashi K, Debieu M, Kronholm I, Koornneef M, Soppe WJJ, Donohue K, de Meaux J. (2011). DOG1 expression is predicted by the seed-maturation environment and contributes to geographic variation in germination in Arabidopsis thaliana. Molecular Ecology 20: 16, 3336-3349.
Chiang GCK, Barua D, Kramer EM, Amasino RM, Donohue K. (2009). The major flowering time gene, Flowering Locus C, regulates germination in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 106: 11661-11666.
Mishra S, Heckathorn SA, Barua D, Wang D, Joshi P, Hamilton EW, Franz, J. (2008). Effects of elevated CO2 and O3 on leaf thermotolerance in field-grown soybean. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 50:1396-1405
Hamilton EW, Heckathorn SA, Joshi P, Wang D, Barua D. (2008). Interactive effects of elevated CO2 and growth temperature on the tolerance of photosynthesis to acute heat stress in C3 and C4 species. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 50:1375-1387.
Barua D, Heckathorn SA, Coleman JS. (2008). Variation in heat-shock proteins and photosynthetic thermotolerance in natural populations of Chenopodium album from contrasting thermal environments. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 50:1440-1451.
Heschel MS, Bultler CM, Barua D, Chiang GCK, Wheeler A, Sharrock R, Whitelam G, Donohue K. (2008). New roles for phytochromes during seed germination. International Journal of Plant Science 169: 531-540.
Wang D, Heckathorn SA, Barua D, Joshi P, Hamilton EW, LaCroix J. (2008). Effects of elevated CO2 on the tolerance of photosynthesis to acute heat stress in C3, C4, and CAM species. American Journal of Botany. American Journal of Botany 95: 165-176.
Donohue K, Heschel MS, Butler CM, Barua D, Sharrock RA, Whitelam GC, Chiang GCK. (2008). Diversification of phytochrome contributes to germination as a function of the seed maturation environment. New Phytologist 177: 367-379.
Donohue K, Heschel MS, Chiang GCK, Bultler CM, Barua D. (2007). Phytochrome mediates germination responses to multiple seasonal cues. Plant Cell & Environment 30: 202-212.
Spijkerman E, Barua D, Gerloff-Elias A, Kern J, Gaedke U, Heckathorn SA. (2007). Stress reponses and metal tolerance in Chlamydomonas acidophila exposed to metal enriched conditions. Extremophiles 11: 551-562.
Barua D, Heckathorn SA. (2006). Heat-shock protein accumulation in Solidago altissima in the field and laboratory: interactive effects of light and temperature. American Journal of Botany 93: 102-109
Gerloff-Elias A, Barua D, Spijkerman E, Mölich, A. (2006). The pH and temperature response of stress proteins from an unicellular green algae isolated from an extremely acidic lake. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 56: 345-354.
Barua D, Heckathorn SA. (2004). Acclimation of the temperature set-points of the heat-shock response. Journal of Thermal Biology 29: 185-193
Barua D, Downs CA, Heckathorn SA. (2003). Variation in chloroplast small heat-shock protein function is a major determinant of variation in thermotolerance of photosynthetic electron transport among ecotypes of Chenopodium album. Functional Plant Biology 30: 1071-1079.
Stem xylem size and number mediates hydraulic conductance and responses to drought in sorghum (Guha et al. 2018)
Thermotolerance and thermal safety margins in tropical trees (Sastry & Barua 2018)
Priority issues in conservation in India (Varma et al. 2015)
The molecular basis of pleiotropic responses in phenology (Chinag, Barua et al 2013).
Pathways between the flowering and germination networks (Chiang, Barua, et al. 2009)
Heat-shock proteins in Solidago canadensis during a summer heat-wave (Barua and Heckathorn 2008).