Greg Dutkowski

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Greg Dutkowski

Honorary Research Associate

Room 281a , Life Sciences Building

+61 3 6226 2213 (phone)

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Fields of Research

  • Tree improvement (incl. selection and breeding) (300709)
  • Genetics (310599)
  • Forestry management and environment (300707)
  • Fish pests and diseases (300503)
  • Plant and fungus systematics and taxonomy (310411)
  • Gene mapping (310506)
  • Plant developmental and reproductive biology (310804)
  • Horticultural crop improvement (incl. selection and breeding) (300803)
  • Agricultural economics (380101)

Research Objectives

  • Hardwood plantations (260201)
  • Environmentally sustainable plant production (260199)
  • Softwood plantations (260205)
  • Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences (280111)
  • Native forests (260204)
  • Forestry (260299)
  • Field grown vegetable crops (260505)
  • Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems (180301)
  • Other plant production and plant primary products (269999)
  • Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use (180603)


Total publications


Journal Article

(23 outputs)
2016Dutkowski G, Ivkovic M, Gapare WJ, McRae TA, 'Defining breeding and deployment regions for radiata pine in southern Australia', New Forests, 47, (6) pp. 783-799. ISSN 0169-4286 (2016) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s11056-016-9544-6 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 7Web of Science - 5


2015Ivkovic M, Gapare W, Yang H, Dutkowski G, Buxton P, et al., 'Pattern of genotype by environment interaction for radiata pine in southern Australia', Annals of Forest Science, 72, (3) pp. 391-401. ISSN 1286-4560 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s13595-014-0437-6 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 18Web of Science - 16


2015Kerr RJ, Dutkowski GW, Jansson G, Persson T, Westin J, 'Connectedness among test series in mixed linear models of genetic evaluation for forest trees', Tree Genetics and Genomes, 11, (4) Article 67. ISSN 1614-2942 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s11295-015-0887-5 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 3Web of Science - 3

Co-authors: Kerr RJ


2015Kerr RJ, McRae TA, Dutkowski GW, Tier B, 'Managing the rate of increase in average co-ancestry in a rolling front tree breeding strategy', Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 132, (2) pp. 109-120. ISSN 0931-2668 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/jbg.12157 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6Web of Science - 6

Co-authors: Kerr RJ


2012Dutkowski GW, Potts BM, 'Genetic variation in the susceptibility of Eucalyptus globulus to drought damage', Tree Genetics & Genomes, 8, (4) pp. 757-773. ISSN 1614-2942 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s11295-011-0461-8 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 51Web of Science - 47

Co-authors: Potts BM


2012Gapare WJ, Ivkovic M, Dutkowski GW, Spencer DJ, Buxton P, et al., 'Genetic parameters and provenance variation of Pinus radiata D. Don. 'Eldridge collection' in Australia 1: growth and form traits', Tree Genetics & Genomes, 8 pp. 391-407. ISSN 1614-2942 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s11295-011-0449-4 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 21Web of Science - 18


2012Kerr R, Li L, Tier B, Dutkowski GW, McRae TA, 'Use of the numerator relationship matrix in genetic analysis of autopolyploid species', Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 124, (7) pp. 1271-1282. ISSN 0040-5752 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s00122-012-1785-y [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 22Web of Science - 22

Co-authors: Kerr R


2011Bradbury G, Potts BM, Beadle CL, Dutkowski G, Hamilton M, 'Genetic and environmental variation in heartwood colour of Australian blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon R.Br.)', Holzforschung: International Journal of The Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Technology of Wood, 65, (3) pp. 349-359. ISSN 0018-3830 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1515/HF.2011.042 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 8Web of Science - 7

Co-authors: Bradbury G; Potts BM; Beadle CL; Hamilton M


2011Hamilton MG, Dutkowski GW, Joyce KR, Potts BM, 'Meta-analysis of racial variation in Eucalyptus nitens and E. denticulata', New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science, 41 pp. 217-230. ISSN 0048-0134 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 6

Co-authors: Hamilton MG; Potts BM


2010Hamilton MG, Potts BM, Greaves BL, Dutkowski GW, 'Genetic correlations between pulpwood and solid-wood selection and objective traits in Eucalyptus globulus', Annals of Forest Science, 67, (5) pp. 511p1-511p10. ISSN 1286-4560 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1051/forest/2010013 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 10

Co-authors: Hamilton MG; Potts BM; Greaves BL


2010Hogberg KA, Dutkowski GW, 'Genetic Correlations Among Field Trials of Norway Spruce Clones Representing Different Propagation Cycles', Silvae Genetica, 59, (4) pp. 182-189. ISSN 0037-5349 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1515/sg-2010-0022 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 4Web of Science - 4


2008Hamilton MG, Joyce K, Williams DR, Dutkowski GW, Potts BM, 'Achievements in forest tree improvement in Australia and New Zealand 9. Genetic improvement of Eucalyptus nitens in Australia', Australian Forestry, 71, (2) pp. 82-93. ISSN 0004-9158 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/00049158.2008.10676274 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 26Web of Science - 23

Co-authors: Hamilton MG; Potts BM


2007Hamilton MG, Greaves BL, Potts BM, Dutkowski GW, 'Patterns of longitudinal within-tree variation in pulpwood and solidwood traits differ among Eucalyptus globulus genotypes', Annals of Forest Science, 64, (8) pp. 831-837. ISSN 1286-4560 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1051/forest:2007064 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 16Web of Science - 16

Co-authors: Hamilton MG; Greaves BL; Potts BM


2007Li Y, Dutkowski GW, Apiolaza LA, Pilbeam DJ, Costa e Silva J, et al., 'The genetic architecture of a Eucalyptus globulus full-sib breeding population in Australia', Forest Genetics, 12, (3) pp. 167-179. ISSN 1335-048X (2007) [Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Li Y; Apiolaza LA; Potts BM

2007Whittock SP, Dutkowski GW, Greaves BL, Apiolaza LA, 'Integrating revenues from carbon sequestration into economic breeding objectives for Eucalyptus globulus pulpwood production', Annals of Forest Science, 64, (3) pp. 239-246. ISSN 1286-4560 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1051/forest:2007001 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 9

Co-authors: Whittock SP; Greaves BL


2006Costa e Silva JMM, Potts BM, Dutkowski GW, 'Genotype by environment interaction for growth of Eucalyptus globulus in Australia', Tree Genetics & Genomes, 2, (2) pp. 61-75. ISSN 1614-2942 (2006) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s11295-005-0025-x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 68Web of Science - 65

Co-authors: Costa e Silva JMM; Potts BM


2006Dutkowski GW, Silva JCE, Gilmour AR, Wellendorf H, Aguiar A, 'Spatial analysis enhances modeling of a wide variety of traits in forest genetic trials', Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 36, (7) pp. 1851-1870. ISSN 0045-5067 (2006) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1139/X06-059 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 77Web of Science - 73


2005Costa e Silva J, Dutkowski GW, Borralho NMG, 'Across-site heterogeneity of genetic and environmental variances in the genetic evaluation of Eucalyptus globulus trials for height growth', Annals of Forest Science, 62, (2) pp. 183-191. ISSN 1286-4560 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1051/forest:2005010 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 25Web of Science - 27


2002Lopez GA, Potts BM, Dutkowski GW, Apiolaza LA, Gelid PE, 'Genetic variation and inter-trait correlations in Eucalyptus globulus base population trials in Argentina', Forest Genetics, 9, (3) pp. 217-231. ISSN 1335-048X (2002) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 46

Co-authors: Potts BM; Apiolaza LA

2001Freeman JS, Jackson HD, Steane DA, McKinnon GE, Dutkowski GW, et al., 'Chloroplast DNA phylogeography of Eucalyptus globulus', Australian Journal of Botany, 49, (5) pp. 585-596. ISSN 0067-1924 (2001) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/BT00094 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 80Web of Science - 78

Co-authors: Freeman JS; Jackson HD; Steane DA; McKinnon GE; Potts BM; Vaillancourt RE


2001Lopez GA, Potts BM, Dutkowski GW, Rodriguez Traverso JM, 'Quantitative Genetics of Eucalyptus globulus: Affinities of land race and native stand localities', Silvae Genetica, 50, (5-6) pp. 244-252. ISSN 0037-5349 (2001) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 25Web of Science - 23

Co-authors: Potts BM

1999Dutkowski GW, Potts BM, 'Geographic patterns of genetic variation in Eucalyptus globulus ssp globulus and a revised racial classification', Australian Journal of Botany, 47, (2) pp. 237-263. ISSN 0067-1924 (1999) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/BT97114 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 152Web of Science - 148

Co-authors: Potts BM


1998Borralho NMG, Dutkowski GW, 'Comparison of rolling front and discrete generation breeding strategies for trees', Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 28, (7) pp. 987-993. ISSN 0045-5067 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1139/cjfr-28-7-987 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 28Web of Science - 25

Co-authors: Borralho NMG


Conference Publication

(8 outputs)
2012Dutkowski GW, Kerr RJ, Tier B, Li L, Costa e Silva J, et al., 'Next generation breeding values', Genetic aspects of adaptation and mitigation: Forest health, wood quality and biomass production, 3-5 October 2012, Latvia, pp. 3-5. (2012) [Keynote Presentation]

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Co-authors: Kerr RJ; Potts BM

2005Potts BM, McKinnon GE, Steane DA, Jones TH, McGowen MH, et al., 'Eucalyptus globulus: A model species for eucalypt genetic research', International Forestry Review, 8-13 August, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 49. (2005) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Potts BM; McKinnon GE; Steane DA; Jones TH; McGowen MH; Foster SA; Vaillancourt RE

2004Greaves BL, Hamilton MG, Pilbeam D, Dutkowski GW, 'Genetic variation in commercial properties of six and fifteen year-old Eucalyptus globulus', Eucalyptus in a Changing World., 11-15 October 2004, Aveiro, Portugal, pp. 97-102. (2004) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Greaves BL; Hamilton MG

2004Potts BM, Milgate A, Joyce K, Mohammed CL, Vaillancourt RE, et al., 'Quantitative Genetic control of Mycosphaerella resistance in Eucalyptus globulus and impact on growth', Eucalyptus in a Changing World - International IUFRO Conference, 11-14 October 2004, Aveiro, Portugal, pp. 116-122. (2004) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Potts BM; Milgate A; Mohammed CL; Vaillancourt RE

2004Potts BM, Vaillancourt RE, Jordan GJ, Dutkowski GW, da Costa e Silva J, et al., 'Exploration of the Eucalyptus globulus gene pool', Eucalyptus in a Changing World - International IUFRO Conference, 11-15 October 2004, Aveiro, Portugal, pp. 46-61. (2004) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Potts BM; Vaillancourt RE; Jordan GJ; McKinnon GE; Steane DA; Apiolaza LA

2004Whittock SP, Apiolaza LA, Dutkowski GW, Greaves BL, Potts BM, 'Carbon Revenues and economic breeding objectives in Eucalyptus globulus pulpwood plantations', Eucalyptus in a Changing World - International IUFRO Conference, 11-14 October 2004, Aveiro, Portugal, pp. 146-150. (2004) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Whittock SP; Apiolaza LA; Greaves BL; Potts BM

1999Potts BM, Dutkowski G, Jordan G, Vaillancourt RE, 'Providing a population genetic framework for exploitation of eucalypt genetic resources: The case of Eucalyptus globulus', Proceedings of Australian Plant Breeding Conference, 19-23 April 1999, Adelaide, Australia, pp. 1-6. ISBN 1864239573 (1999) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Potts BM; Jordan G; Vaillancourt RE

1996Borralho NMG, Dutkowski GW, 'A 'rolling front' strategy for breeding trees', Tree Improvement for Sustainable Tropical Forestry, Caloundra (Australia), pp. 317-322. (1996) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Borralho NMG

Contract Report, Consultant's Report

(1 outputs)
1998Jordan GJ, Dutkowski GW, Potts BM, MacDonald AC, Tilyard PA, et al., 'Genetic variation in North Forest Products' Eucalyptus globulus ssp. globulus base population trials', CRC, 8 (1998) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Jordan GJ; Potts BM; MacDonald AC; Tilyard PA; Borralho NMG


(1 outputs)
2005Dutkowski GW, 'Improved models for the prediction of breeding values in trees' (2005) [PhD]

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants


Total funding



Alternative Breeding and Deployment Objectives for Eucalyptus Globulus (2001 - 2003)$284,871
Australian Research Council ($223,871)
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Dutkowski GW; Chambers PGS; McRae TA; Raymond CA; Greaves BL; Apiolaza LA
2001 - 2003
Grant Reference