Decision-making & Information Theory

McRoberts, N; Hughes, G 2015 (Forthcoming). Information Theory and Decision Making. In Beresford RM, Froud KJ, Kean JM, Worner SP ed. The plant protection data tool box. New Zealand Plant Protection Society, Auckland, New Zealand.

Hughes, G; McRoberts, N; Burnett, FJ 2015. Information graphs for binary predictors. Phytopathology, 105: 9-17.

Hughes, G; McRoberts, N 2014. The structure of diagnostic information. Australasian Plant Pathology, 43:267-286.

Gent, DH; Mahaffee, WF; McRoberts, N; Pfender, WF 2013. The Use and Role of Predictive Systems in Plant Disease Management. Annual Review of Phytopathology, 51:267-289

System-specific Analyses

Blomquist, CL; Yakabe, LE; Rooney-Latham, S; McRoberts, N; Thomas CS 2016. (In Press) Detection of Phytophthora ramorum in Nurseries and Forest Lands in California 2004-2009. Plant Disease, 100.

Choudhury, R; McRoberts, N; Gubler, WD 2014. The effect of punctuated heat stress on the grapevine powdery mildew pathogen Erisyphe necator. Phytopathologica Mediterranea, 53:148-158.

Klosterman, SJ; Anchieta, A; McRoberts, N; Koike, ST; Subbarao, SV; Voglmayr, H; Choi, Y-J; Thines, M; Martin, FN; 2014. Coupling Spore Traps and Quantitative PCR Assays for Detection of the Downy Mildew Pathogens of Spinach (Peronospora effusa) and Beet (P. schachtii). Phytopathology, 104:1349-1359.

Gordon, TR; Scott, JC; McRoberts, N 2013. Colonization of lettuce cultivars and rotation crops by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lactucae, the cause of fusarium wilt of lettuce. Plant Pathology, 63: 548-553.

Strategic, Analytical & Theoretical Plant Pathology

McRoberts, N; Thomas, CS; Brown, J.K; Nutter, FW; Stack, JP; Martyn, RD 2016. The evolution of a process for selecting and prioritizing plant diseases for recovery plans.  Plant Disease, 100 (forthcoming).

Burrows, M; Thomas, CS; McRoberts, N; Bostock, R; Coop, L; Stack, J 2016. Coordination of Diagnostic Efforts in the Great Plains: Wheat Virus Survey and Modelling of Disease Onset. Plant Disease, 100 (forthcoming).

Jeger, MJ; McRoberts, N; van den Bosch, F 2015. Modelling transmission characteristics and epidemic development of the tospovirus-thrip interaction. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 9:107-120.

Turechek, W; McRoberts, N 2013. Considerations of Scale in the Analysis of Spatial Pattern of Plant Disease Epidemics. Annual Review of Phytopathology, 51:453-472.