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E-Mail: environments@mdpi.com
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Editorial Office

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Yu-Pin Lin
Department of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei, 40617, Taiwan
Tel. +86 2 33663467; Fax: +86 2 23686980
Website: http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~yplin/Eindex.htm
E-Mail: yplin@ntu.edu.tw
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

Assistant Editor
Ms. Yanhong Zhai
MDPI Beijing Office, Suite 2011, Ruidu International Center, No. 1 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing, 101100, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170
E-Mail: yanhong.zhai@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

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
Tel. 814-863-8640
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
Tel. +39-0805-963-726
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

Dr. Roberta Bettinetti
Department of Theoretical and Applied Sciences, University of Insubria, Via Dunant 3 Varese, Italy
Tel. + 39 031 238 6484
Website: http://www4.uninsubria.it/on-line/home/rubrica/home-page-docente.html?P1_m=P000480
Interests: environmental pollutants, POPs and metals; ecotoxicology of freshwater environments through the use of bioassay approach (both in water and sediments); bioavailability, bioaccumulation in food webs; bioindicator organisms of pollution; paleoecology and resurrection ecology

Prof. Dr. Stefano Bocchi
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Science, State University of Milan, Via G. Celoria 2, Milan 20133, Italy
Tel. + 39 025 031 6588; Fax: +39 025 031 6575
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
Tel. 886-2-2363-8994; Fax: 886-2-2363-8994
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
Science Director Water Footprint Network, Horst Building, room HR-W114, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 53489 1065
Website: http://www.waterfootprint.org
Interests: water and environmental resources management; water policy; sustainable consumption; agricultural water use; irrigation; resource use accounting (water footprint, carbon footprint and ecological footprint); water resources assessment; virtual water; globalisation of water resources
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Water Footprint: Usefulness of the Concept from Accounting Framework to Policy Response Options in Water Resources Management

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

Prof. Dr. Suzana Dragicevic
Spatial Analysis and Modeling Laboratory, Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
Tel. +778 782 4621; Fax: +778 782 5841
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

Prof. Dr. Thomas B. Fischer
Department of Civic Design, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool, 74 Bedford Street South, Liverpool L69 7ZQ, UK
Tel. +44 1517 943112; Fax: +44 1517 943125
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
Tel. +49 341 235 1270; Fax: +49 341 235 1470
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
Tel. +1 301 405 4567; Fax: +1 301 314 9299
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
Tel. +82 2 2220 2325; Fax: +82 2 2220 1945
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

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
Tel. +1 804 828 8040
Website: http://www.vcu.edu/homeland
Interests: emergency management; risk assessment; natural hazards; geomatics engineering; chemical sensors
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Disaster and Emergency Management Decision Making

Dr. Nikos Mihalopoulos
Department of Chemistry, University of Crete, Crete, GR-71003, Greece
Tel. +30 2810 393 662; Fax: +30 2810 393 601
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. Soe Myint
School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Tel. +49-480-965-6514; Fax: +49-480-965-8313
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. Edzer Pebesma
Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Muenster, Weseler Strasse 253, Muenster 48151, Germany
Tel. +49 251 83 33081
Website: http://ifgi.uni-muenster.de/staff/edzer-pebesma
Interests: environmental modelling; environmental monitoring; uncertainty; spatial statistics; reproducible research; geoinformatics; interoperability; R

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
Tel. +1 905 721 8668, ext 5726; Fax: +1 905 721 3370
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)

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
Tel. +1-843/762-8508
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
Tel. +1 506 364 2323; Fax: +1 506 364 2625
Website: http://www.mta.ca/faculty/socsci/geograph/walters.htm
Interests: people-forest interactions; non-timber forest products; tree planting; agroforestry; deforestation; afforestation; mangroves; Caribbean forests

Dr. Aidan While
Department of Town and Regional Planning, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
Tel. +44 114 222 6184
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
Tel. +1 (514) 343 6741; Fax: +1 (514) 343 7586
Website: https://www.webdepot.umontreal.ca/Usagers/wilkinsk/MonDepotPublic/index_ang.html
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
Tel. +64 9 373 7599 ext 88184
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

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