Dr Don Keiller
- Programme Leader for Biomedical, Molecular & Sports Science
- Chair, Player Development Committee, Cambridge Universities Cricketing Centre of Excellence
Contact DetailsOffice: Room Dav 009
Tel No: +44 (0)1223 363271 (ext. 2151)
Fax No: +44 (0)1223 417712
Teaching ExperienceModule Leader for
Cell and Molecular Structure and Function
Foundations of Cell Biology
Introduction to Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Metabolism and its Control
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
Physiological Profiling for Sport
ResearchSee link below for further information from the Environmental Sciences Research Centre
Plant Responses to Increased UV-B
PublicationsKeiller, D.R., Mackerness, S. A-H. and Holmes, M.G. (2003) The action of a range of supplementary ultraviolet (UV) wavelengths on photosynthesis in Brassica napus L. in the natural environment: Effects on PSII, CO2 assimilation and level of chloroplast proteins. Photosynthesis Research 75, 139 - 150.
Holmes, M.G. and Keiller, D.R. (2002) A novel phototropic response to supplementary ultraviolet (UV-B and UV-A) radiation in the siliquas of oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.) grown under natural conditions. Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences 1, 890 - 895.
Holmes, M.G. and Keiller, D.R. (2002) Effects of pubescence and waxes on the reflectance of leaves in the ultraviolet and photosynthetic wavebands: a comparison of a range of species. Plant, Cell and Environment 25, 85-93.
Keiller, D.R. and Holmes, M.G. (2001) Effects of long term exposure to elevated UV-B on the photosynthetic performance of five broad-leaved tree species. Photosynthesis Research 67, 229-240
Montiel P., Smith A. & Keiller D. (1999) Photosynthetic responses of selected Antarctic plants to solar radiation in the Southern maritime Antarctic. Polar Research, 18(2), 229-235.
Keiller, D R, Slocombe S P and Cockburn, W (1994): "Analyses of Chlorophyll Fluorescence in C3 and CAM forms of Mesembryanthemum crystallinum" J Exp Bot (45) pp 325-334
Keiller, D R & Walker, D A (1990): "The Use of Chlorophyll Fluorescence to Predict Carbon Dioxide Fixation During Photosynthetic Oscillations". Proc. R. Soc. Lond. (241), pp 59-64.
Keiller, D R & Smith, H (1989): "Control of Carbon Partitioning by Light Quality Mediated by Phytochrome". Plant Science (63), 25-29.
Keiller, D R & Sivak, M N (1989): "Genetic Variation in the Response of Wheat Photosynthesis to Chilling". Ann. Rep. Robert Hill Inst. University of Sheffield, pp 53-56.
Keiller, D R & Walker, D A (1989): "The Use of Chlorophyll Fluorescence to Predict Carbon Dioxide fixation During Photosynthetic Oscillations". Ann. Rep. Robert Hill Inst. University of Sheffield, pp 57-59.
Keiller, D R & Sivak, M N (1989): "Resolution of Different Components of Non-Photochemical Quenching in Intact Leaves". Ann. Rep. Robert Hill Inst. University of Sheffield, pp 60-63.
Keiller, D R & Morgan, D G (1988): "Distribution of 14 Carbon-Labelled Assimilates in Flowering Plants of Oilseed Rape". J. Agric Sci (111), 347-356.
Keiller, D R & Morgan, D G (1988): "Effect of Pod Removal and Plant Growth Regulators on the Growth, Development and Carbon Assimilate Distribution in Oilseed Rape". J. Agic Sci (111), 357-363.
Keiller, D R, Whitelam, G C & Smith, H (1988): "Polyclonal Antibodies Raised to Phycocyanins Contain Components Specific for the Red-Absorbing Form of Phytochrome". Planta (196), 391-398.
Keiller, D R & Sivak, M N (1988): "A Fully-computerized System for the Measuring of Multiple Aspects of Photosynthesis During Induction and Gas Transients". Ann. Rep. Res. Inst. Photosynthesis, University of Sheffield, pp 16-17.
Keiller, D R, Paul, M J & Cockburn, W (1987): "Regulation of Reserve Carbohydrate Metabolism in Mesembryanthemum crystallinum exhibiting C3 and CAM Photosynthesis". New Phytol. (107), 1-13.
Keiller, D R and Mathews, J C (1983): "Preparational C-labelled Plant Material for Liquid Scintillation Counting". Int J Appl Radiat Isot (34), 1478-1481
Morgan, D G, Keiller, D R & Prynne, A O (1983): "Nitrogen, Growth Regulators and Pod Development in Oilseed Rape". British Plant Growth Regulator Monograph 9, 75-86.
Keiller, D R & Mathers, J C (1983): "Preparation of 14 Carbon-Labelled Plant Material for liquid Scintillation Counting". Int. J. App Radiat. Isotopes 34, 1479-1481.
Morgan, D G, Keiller, D R & Prynne, A O (1983): "Control of Flower and Pod Development in Oilseed Rape". Proceedings of 6th International Rapeseed Conference, pp 110-115.