Artigos Publicados em Revistas Internacionais com Arbitragem Científica Indexados no “Journal Citation Reports, Science Edition” (ISI)

P.J. Correia, T. Saavedra, F. Gama, M.G. Miguel, A. de Varennes, M. Pestana (2018) Biologically active compounds available in Ceratonia siliqua L. grown in contrasting soils under Mediterranean climate. Scientia Horticulturae. 235:228-234.



P. García-Caparrós, A. Llanderal, A. El-Tarawy, P.J. Correia, M. Pestana, M.T. Lao (2017) Lavandula multifida L. response to salinity: growth, nutrient uptake and physiological changes. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 180(1): 96-104.


P. Garcia-Caparrós, A. Llarendal, M. Pestana, P.J. Correia, M.T. Lao (2017) Nutritional and physiological responses of the dicotyledonous halophyte Sarcocornia fruticosa L. to salinity. Australian Journal of Botany. 65(7) 573-581.
DOI: 10.1071/BT17100


F. Gama, T. Saavedra, S. Dandlen, A. Varennes, P.J. Correia, M. Pestana, G. Nolasco (2017) Silencing of the FRO1 gene and its effects on iron partition in Nicotiana benthamiana. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 114:111-118.
DOI: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2017.03.004


P.J. Correia, J.F. Guerreiro, M. Pestana, M.A. Martins-Louçao (2017) Management of carob tree orchards in Mediterranean ecosystems: strategies for a carob economy implementation. Agroforestry Systems. DOI: 10.1007/s10457-016-9929-8.


P. García-Caparrós, A. Llanderal, A. El-Tarawy, P.J. Correia, M. Pestana, M.T. Lao (2016) Irrigation with drainage solutions improves the growth and nutrients uptake in Juncus acutus. Ecological Engineering. 95:237-244.

F. Gama, T. Saavedra, J.P. da Silva, M.G. Miguel, A. de Varennes, P.J. Correia, M. Pestana (2016) The memory of iron stress in strawberry plants. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 104:36-44. DOI:10.1016/j.plaphy.2016.03.019

P. García-Caparrós, A. Llanderal, M. Pestana, P.J. Correia, M. T. Lao (2016) Tolerance mechanisms of three potted ornamental plants grown under moderate salinity. Scientia Horticulturae. 201:84-91.

P. Palencia, F. Martínez, M. Pestana, J. A. Oliveira, P.J. Correia (2015) Effect of Bacillus velezensis and Glomus intraradices on Fruit Quality and Growth Parameters in Strawberry Soilless Growing System. The Horticulture Journal. Doi: 10.2503/hortj.MI-002

F. GAMA, T. SAAVEDRA, I. DÍAZ, M.C. CAMPILLO, A. VARENNES, A. DUARTE, M. PESTANA, P.J. CORREIA (2015) Fe deficiency induction in Poncirus trifoliata rootstock growing in nutrient solution changes its performance after transplant to soil. Scientia Horticulturae. 182:102-109. Doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2014.11.003

J. OSÓRIO, M.L. OSÓRIO, P.J. CORREIA, A. VARENNES, M. PESTANA (2014) Chlorophyll fluorescence imaging as a tool for understanding the impact of iron deficiency and resupply on photosynthetic performance of strawberry plants. Scientia Horticulturae 165: 148-155.

J. BELTRÃO, P.J. CORREIA, M. COSTA, P. GAMITO, R. SANTOS, J. SEITA (2014).  The influence of nutrients on turfgrass response to treated wastewater application under several saline conditions and irrigation regimes. Environmental Processes 1(2):105-113. DOI: 10.1007/s40710-014-0010-1

P.J. CORREIA, F. GAMA,T. SAAVEDRA, M.G. MIGUEL, J.P. SILVA, A. ABADIA, A. VARENNES, M. PESTANA (2014) Changes in the concentration of organic acids in roots and leaves of carob-tree under Fe deficiency. Functional Plant Biology 41(5):496-504. Doi: 10.1071/FP13204, EID: 2-s2.0-84897969575

PESTANA, P.J. CORREIA, T. SAAVEDRA, F. GAMA, S. DANDLEN, G. NOLASCO, A. VARENNES (2013) The root ferric chelate reductase can be regulated by iron and copper in shoots. Journal of Plant Nutrition. 36:2035-2047.
Doi: 10.1080/01904167.2013.816731

M. Pestana, P.J. Correia, T. Saavedra, F. Gama, A. Abadía, A. Varennes. (2012) Development and recovery of iron deficiency by iron resupply to roots or leaves of strawberry plants. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 53: 1-5. DOI: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2012.01.001

P.J. CORREIA, M. PESTANA, F. MARTINEZ, E. RIBEIRO, F. GAMA, T. SAAVEDRA, P. PALENCIA (2011) Relationships between strawberry fruit quality attributes and crop load. Scientia Horticulturae, 130: 398-403.

Pestana M., Correia P.J., Marques H., Domingos I., Varennes A. de (2011) Nutrient dynamics in orange trees: the effect of soil fertility. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 42:2351–2360 DOI:10.1080/00103624.2011.605493

Pestana M., Domingos I., Gama F., Dandlen S., Miguel M.G., Castro Pinto J., Varennes A. de, Correia P.J. (2011) Strawberry recovers from iron chlorosis after foliar application of a grass-clipping extract. Journal of Plant Nutrition & Soil Science.174(3):473-479

Palencia P., Martinez F., Ribeiro E., Pestana M., Gama F., Saavedra T., Varennes A. de, Correia P.J. (2010) Relationship between tipburn and leaf mineral composition in strawberry. Scientia Horticulturae, 126: 242-246. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2010.07.024


Correia P.J., Gama F., Pestana M., Martins-Loução M.A. (2010) Tolerance of young carob-tree rootstocks to NaCl. Agricultural, Water Management, 97: 910-916.


Correia P.J., Pestana M., Domingos I., Martins-Loução M.A. (2008) Nutritional evaluation of nitrogen and potassium fertilization of carob tree under dry-farming conditions. Communications in Soil and Plant Analysis, 39: 652-666. doi:10.1080/00103620701879075


Custódio L., Correia P.J., Martins-Loução M.A., Romano A. (2007). Floral analysis and seasonal dynamics of mineral levels in carob tree leaves. Journal of Plant Nutrition, 30: 739-753.

Ayaz F.A., Torun H., Ayaz S., Correia P.J., Alaiz M., Sanz C., Grúz J., Strnad M. (2007) Food composition of Anatolian carob pod (Ceratonia siliqua L.). Journal of Food Quality, 30: 1040-1055.

Correia P.J. e Martins-Loução, M.A. (2005) The use of macronutrients and water in marginal Mediterranean areas: the case of carob-tree. Field Crops Research, 91: 1-9.

Gonçalves S., Correia P.J., Martins-Loução M.A., Romano A (2005) A new medium formulation for “in vitro” rooting of carob-tree based on leaf macronutrients concentrations. Biologia Plantarum, 49: 277-280.

Pestana M., Varennes A. de, Abadía J., Faria E.A. (2005) Differential tolerance to iron deficiency of citrus rootstocks grown in nutrient solution. Scientia Horticulturae, 104: 25-36.

Pestana M., Beja P., Correia P.J., Varennes A. de, Faria E.A. (2005) Relationships between nutrient composition of flowers and fruit quality in orange trees grown in a calcareous soil. Tree Physiology, 24: 761-767.

Pestana M., Varennes A. de, Goss M.J., Abadía J., Faria E.A. (2004) Floral analysis as a tool to diagnose iron chlorosis in orange trees, Plant and Soil, 259: 287-295. doi:10.1023/B:PLSO.0000020979.83817.b4

Correia P.J. e Martins-Loução M.A. (2004) Effects of nitrogen and potassium fertilization on vegetative growth and flowering of mature carob trees (Ceratonia siliqua): variations in leaf area index and water use indices. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 44: 83-89.

Correia P.J., Pestana M., Martins-Loução M.A. (2003) Nutrient deficiencies in carob (Ceratonia siliqua L.) grown in solution culture. Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology, 78: 847-852.

Pestana M., Correia P.J., Varennes A de, Abadía J., Faria E.A. (2001) The use of floral analysis to diagnose the nutritional status of oranges trees. Journal of Plant Nutrition, 24: 1913-1923. doi:10.1081/PLN-100107603

Correia P.J., Anastácio I., Candeias M.F., Martins-Loução, M.A. (2002) Nutritional diagnosis in carob-tree (Ceratonia siliqua L.): relationships between yield and leaf mineral concentration. Crop Science, 42: 1577-1583.

Pestana M., David M., Varennes A. de, Abadía J., Faria E.A. (2001) Responses of ‘Newhall’ orange trees to iron deficiency in hydroponics: effects on leaf chlorophyll, photosynthetic efficiency, and root ferric chelate reductase activity. Journal of Plant Nutrition, 24: 1609-1620. doi:10.1081/PLN-100106024

Pestana M., Correia P.J., Varennes A. de, Abadía J., Faria E.A. (2001) Effectiveness of different foliar applications to control iron chlorosis in orange trees grown on a calcareous soil. Journal of Plant Nutrition, 24: 613-622. doi:10.1081/PLN100103656

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