Richard S. Criddle

Position Title
Professor Emeritus

Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

37B Briggs Hall

Research Interests

Bioenergetics of plant metabolism. Plant responses to stress. Drug interactions.


  • 1958 BS Chemistry Utah State University
  • 1962 PhD Biophysics University of Wisconsin


Hansen LD, MS Hopkin, DK Taylor, TS Anekonda, D Rank, RW Breidenbach, and RS Criddle. 1994. Plant Calorimetry II: Modeling the differences between apples and oranges. Thermochim Acta. :(In press)

Hansen LD, MS Hopkin, DR Rank, TS Anekonda, RW Breidenbach, and RS Criddle. 1994. The relation between plant growth and respiration: a thermodynamic model. Planta. 194:77-85

Criddle RS, M Hopkin, DE McArthur, and LD Hansen. 1994. Plant distribution and the temperature coefficient of metabolism. Plant, Cell, and Environment. 17:197-203