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Volume 2012, Article ID 287907, 10 pages
Research Article

Water Use Efficiency and Physiological Response of Rice Cultivars under Alternate Wetting and Drying Conditions

1Crop Physiology, Ecology, and Production Center (CPEP), Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha, Hunan 410128, China
2Agricultural College, Yangtze University, Jingzhou, Hubei 434025, China
3Crop Physiology and Production Center (CPPC), MOA Key Laboratory of Crop Physiology, Ecology and Cultivation (The Middle Reaches of Yangtze River), Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, Hubei 430070, China
4Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), DAPO Box 7777, Metro Manila, Philippines

Received 20 August 2012; Accepted 5 November 2012

Academic Editors: D. W. Archer and M. Dumont

Copyright © 2012 Yunbo Zhang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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