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Prof. Dr. Yu-Pin Lin
Department of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei, 40617, Taiwan
Website: http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~yplin/Eindex.htm
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Interests: spatial statistics and modeling in environmental and ecological systems; applications of GIS and remote sensing in environmental and ecological systems; freshwater monitoring and modeling; optimal environmental monitoring network design; landscape ecology in land-use management and planning; ecohydrology; groundwater modeling; land-use planning and modeling; soil heavy metal pollution assessment; multiscale analysis in environmental and ecological systems; system dynamic modeling in environmental systems; ecosystem services; system dynamic modeling; optimization techniques

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Theodore R. Alter
Center for Economic and Community Development, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Website: http://aese.psu.edu/directory/tra2
Interests: agricultural economics and policy, development economics, public sector economics, community and regional economics, community and rural development, comparative rural policy, institutional and behavioral economics, resource and environmental economics, innovation and entrepreneurship, and public scholarship and civic engagement in higher education
Dr. Luigi Berardi
Civil Engineering Sciences and Architecture Department, Technical University of Bari, Via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Website: http://www.hydroinformatics.it/index.php?option=com_jresearch&view=member&task=show&id=6&Itemid=57
Interests: Data-driven modeling of environmental phenomena, evolutionary computing and hybrid evolutionary computing, multi-objective decision support tools, water distribution and sewer system analysis, optimization applied to management of water systems
Contribution: Special Issue: Data-Modelling Applications in Water System Management
In other journals:
Special Issue: Advancements in Data-Driven Modeling and Data-Mining Techniques in Hydrology
Dr. Roberta Bettinetti
Department of Theoretical and Applied Sciences, University of Insubria, Via Dunant 3, Varese, Italy
Website: http://www4.uninsubria.it/on-line/home/rubrica/home-page-docente.html?P1_m=P000480
Interests: Applied ecology to the environmental contamination, freswhater environments in particular. Ecotoxicology: trophic interactions in aquatic ecosystems with particular attention to bioaccumulation; use of bioindicators and ecotoxicological tests as instruments of "early warning" for the chemical risk assessment for aquatic food webs and for human consumption; effects of climate change on the bioavailability of contaminants in aquatic environments. Limnology: limnological assessment of lakes through the use of paleolimnological indicators; study of the trophic relationships between the levels of lake food webs with stable isotopes of carbon and nitrogen analyses
Contribution: Special Issue: Ecotoxicology of Freshwater Environments
Prof. Dr. Stefano Bocchi
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Science, State University of Milan, Via G. Celoria 2, Milan 20133, Italy
Website: http://www.diprove.unimi.it/cv/s_bocchi.htm
Interests: cropping systems monitoring and management; planning and managing sustainable local agro-food systems; agricultural systems analysis and management for sustainable green public procurement; agrobiodiversity management for local food security; agroecology for international cooperation; scenario analysis in a fast changing political and environmental conditions
Prof. Dr. James L. Buizer
School of Natural Resources and the Environment, The University of Arizona, 325 Biosciences East, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Website: http://www.snr.arizona.edu/buizer
Interests: sustainability science; climate change; climate change impacts; climate change adaptation; boundary spanning organizations; decision-making; international development
Prof. Dr. Ching-Yuan Chang
Graduate Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 10617, Taiwan
Website: http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~giee/t_cychang.htm
Interests: resource recovery and utilization; pyrolysis; air pollution control; advanced oxidation processes; waste treatment; waste to energy
Dr. Ashok K. Chapagain
Water Footprint Network
Website: http://www.waterfootprint.org
Interests: water resources management; water footprint assessment; irrigation
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Water Footprint: Usefulness of the Concept from Accounting Framework to Policy Response Options in Water Resources Management
Special Issue: Water Footprints and Sustainable Water Allocation
Special Issue: Water Footprint Assessment
Prof. Dr. Tracy Collier
Oceans and Human Health, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 2725 Montlake Boulevard East, Rm. 226, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
Interests: chemical contaminants, pathogens, and algal toxins and their effects on human and ecosystem health
Dr. Neville D. Crossman
CSIRO Land and Water, Private Mail Bag 2, Glen Osmond, SA, 5064, Australia
Website: http://people.csiro.au/C/N/Neville-Crossman.aspx
Interests: ecosystem service quantification and valuation; land use change dynamics; water management; trade-off analyses; spatial and decision sciences
Prof. Dr. Suzana Dragicevic
Spatial Analysis and Modeling Laboratory, Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
Website: http://www.sfu.ca/dragicevic/
Interests: geographic information science and systems; modeling complex system; agent-based modeling and cellular automata; artificial intelligence; soft computing (fuzzy sets and systems); spatial data analysis and exploratory spatial data analysis; spatial decision support systems; web-based and collaborative GIS
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Bridging the Gap between Geospatial Theory and Technology
Prof. Dr. Thomas B. Fischer
Department of Civic Design, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool, 74 Bedford Street South, Liverpool L69 7ZQ, UK
Website: http://www.liv.ac.uk/environmental-sciences/staff/thomas-fischer/
Interests: climate and environmental change; strategic environmental assessment; environmental impact assessment; sustainability and integrated appraisal; territorial impact assessment; health impact assessment; spatial and transport planning
Prof. Dr. Klaus Henle
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research-UFZ, Department of Conservation Biology, Permoserstraße 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany
Website: http://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=1868
Interests: conservation biology; population ecology; herpetology; ecology and evolution
Prof. Dr. Klaus Hubacek
Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Website: http://www.terpconnect.umd.edu/~hubacek/
Interests: ecological economics; ecosystem services; global trade; governance; input-output analysis
Prof. Dr. Ki-Hyun Kim
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Hanyang University, 222 Wangsimni-Ro, Seoul 133-791, Korea
Website: http://environment.cafe24.com/
Interests: environmental monitoring; volatile organic compounds; reduced sulfur compounds; carbonyls
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Monitoring of Odorous Compounds in the Environment
Special Issue: Direct and Indirect Sensing of Odor and VOCs and Their Control
Special Issue: Sensing of Toxic and Hazardous Metals in Various Environmental Media
Special Issue: Odor Detection: Electronic Nose, Olfactometer, and Advanced Instrumentation
Special Issue: Sensing of Scent, Fragrance, Smell, and Odor Emissions from Biota Sources
Special Issue: Modern Technologies for Sensing Pollution in Air, Water, and Soil
Special Issue: The Use of New and/or Improved Materials for Sensing Applications
Prof. Dr. Jason K. Levy
Homeland Security, National Homeland Security Project, L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University, 923 W. Franklin St., Box 842028, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
Website: http://www.vcu.edu/homeland
Interests: emergency management; risk assessment; natural hazards; geomatics engineering; chemical sensors
Contribution: Special Issue: Climate Change and Environmental Risk: Environmental Economics, Political Ecology and Socio-Environmental Management 2016
In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Disaster and Emergency Management Decision Making
Special Issue: Ecological Economics, Environmental Health Policy and Climate Change
Dr. Yiannis G. Matsinos
Department of Environment, University of the Aegean; Sector of Ecosystems Management, University Hill, Xenia Building, Mytilene 81100, Greece
Interests: ecological modelling; individual-based modeling; biodiversity conservation
Contribution: Special Issue: Uncertainty in PVA (Population Viability Analysis) Assessments
Dr. Nikos Mihalopoulos
Department of Chemistry, University of Crete, Crete, GR-71003, Greece
Website: http://ecpl.chemistry.uoc.gr/en/personnel/mihalopoulos.htm
Interests: atmospheric and environmental chemistry; biogeochemical cycles, aerosol chemistry and air-sea exchanges
Prof. Dr. Andrew Millington
School of the Environment, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Website: http://www.flinders.edu.au/people/andrew.millington
Interests: land use dynamics and potential impacts around increased foreign ownership of farmland in Australia; the coca/cocaine trade as a driver of land use dynamics in humid tropical forests; analysis of landscape fragmentation patterns in tropical and sub-tropical landscapes
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Land Systems Science Symposium at AAG 2013
Prof. Dr. Soe Myint
School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Website: http://geoplan.asu.edu/myint
Interests: remote sensing; GIS; geospatial statistics; land use land cover change and prediction; assessment and monitoring of drought, land degradation, and desertification; landscape fragmentation; urban environmental modeling including urban water use and climate analysis; forest characterization including coastal environments; disaster assessment, recovery, and monitoring; agriculture water use, evapotranspiration, and surface energy analysis; spatial modeling; and classification algorithm development
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Thermal Remote Sensing Applications: Present Status and Future Possibilities
Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Ontario, L1H 7K4, Canada
Website: http://www.engineering.uoit.ca/people/automotive-mechanical-and-manufacturing-engineering/faculty/marc.rosen.php
Interests: sustainable development; energy; exergy; efficiency; environmental impact; economics; ecology; sustainable engineering and design
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Exergy: Analysis and Applications
Special Issue: Advanced Forum for Sustainable Development
Special Issue: Advances in Sustainability: Selected Papers from 1st World Sustainability Forum
Special Issue: Advances in Sustainability: Selected Papers from the Second World Sustainability Forum (2012)
Special Issue: Towards Sustainability: Selected Papers from the Third World Sustainability Forum (2013)
Special Issue: Towards Sustainability: Selected Papers from the Fourth World Sustainability Forum (2014)
Prof. Dr. Geoffrey I. Scott
NOAA/NOS National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research, 219 Fort Johnson Rd. Charleston, SC 29412, USA
Interests: environmental toxicology; marine ecotoxicology; marine microbiology related to seafood safety; endocrine disruption in invertebrates; effects of urban and agricultural nonpoint source runoff on estuarine ecosystem health; antibiotic resistance of pathogens in response to exposure to pharmaceuticals and personal care products; ecotoxicology of contaminants of concern; climate change interaction on chemical and microbial pollution
Prof. Dr. Bradley B. Walters
Department of Geography and Environment, Mount Allison University, 144 Main Street, Sackville, N.B. E4L1A7, Canada
Website: http://www.mta.ca/Community/Bios/Brad_Walters/Brad_Walters/
Interests: people-forest interactions; non-timber forest products; tree planting; agroforestry; deforestation; afforestation; mangroves; Caribbean forests
Prof. Dr. Teiji Watanabe
Group of Environmental Geography, Section of Integrated Environmental Science, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University W-5, N-10, Sapporo, 060-0810, Japan
Website: http://www.teiwatanabe.com/
Interests: : conservation and sustainable use of natural resources; protected-area management; terrestrial environment; land use and land cover change; geodiversity analysis and geoconservation; environmental geosciences; mountain geography
Contribution: Special Issue: Land Use Change in the Changing Environment
Dr. Aidan While
Department of Town and Regional Planning, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
Website: http://www.shef.ac.uk/trp/staff/aidan_while
Interests: carbon regulation; planning for climate change; natural resource management; urban environmental policy; environmental politics; environmental justice; economy-environment relations
Prof. Dr. Kevin J. Wilkinson
Department of Chemistry, University of Montreal, P. O. Box 6128, Succursale Centre-Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada, H3C 3J7
Website: http://chimie.umontreal.ca/en/repertoire-departement/vue/wilkinson-kevin-james/
Interests: Bioavailability, bioaccumulation, trace metal speciation, nanoparticles, phytoplankton, water pollution, environmental chemistry
Dr. Suzanne Wilkinson
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
Website: http://www.cee.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/suzanne-wilkinson
Interests: disaster management and post-disaster reconstruction; construction procurement and construction law; alternative dispute resolution in construction
Prof. Chin H. Wu
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA Country: USA
Website: http://homepages.cae.wisc.edu/~chinwu/homepage.html
Interests: Air-sea interactions and surface wave dynamics; Coastal processes and sustainable coastal development; Environmental fluid mechanics and physical limnology; Environmental monitoring and photogrammetry; Groundwater and surface water interactions; Hydraulics and geomorphic/ecological processes, river/stream restoration; Lake and wetland restoration; Risk assessment and sustaintable remediation of contaminated sediments; Water resources assessment and management
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