Calculation of cumulative chill according to the Dynamic Model
This function calculates winter chill for temperate trees according to the Dynamic Model.
Vector of hourly temperatures.
Boolean parameter indicating whether calculated metrics should be provided as cumulative values over the entire record (TRUE) or as the actual accumulation for each hour (FALSE).
Chill Portions are calculated as suggested by Erez et al. (1990).
Vector of length length(HourTemp) containing the cumulative Chill Portions over the entire duration of HourTemp.
Dynamic Model references:
Erez A, Fishman S, Linsley-Noakes GC, Allan P (1990) The dynamic model for rest completion in peach buds. Acta Hortic 276, 165-174
Fishman S, Erez A, Couvillon GA (1987a) The temperature dependence of dormancy breaking in plants - computer simulation of processes studied under controlled temperatures. J Theor Biol 126(3), 309-321
Fishman S, Erez A, Couvillon GA (1987b) The temperature dependence of dormancy breaking in plants - mathematical analysis of a two-step model involving a cooperative transition. J Theor Biol 124(4), 473-483
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