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MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China


Prof. Dr. Damien Giurco (Website)

Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney, PO Box 123 Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
Interests: mining and metals; urban water; backcasting; industrial ecology; life cycle assessment
Special Issues and Collections
Prof. Dr. Richard F. Kazmierczak, Jr. (Website)

Former Editor-in-Chief
Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, LSU AgCenter, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803-5604, USA
Interests: (1) development, adoption, and management of technology to address environmental problems in coastal and marine systems; (2) use of market and non-market mechanisms for environmental and resource valuation and dispute resolution; (3) impacts of technology and risk on decision making and system sustainability; (4) the interaction of natural and human capital in the economic, environmental, and sociological sustainability of resource management
Special Issues and Collections

Editorial Board

Dr. Donald Ah Pak (Website)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, No.111 Ren'ai Road, Suzhou Dushu Lake Higher Education Town, Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu Province, China
Interests: strategy; management and international business; strategic decision making and game theory; corporate strategy
Dr. Cara Beal (Website)

School of Engineering and Smart Water Research Centre (G51), Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, 4222 Southport, QLD, Australia
Interests: water demand management; intelligent water networks and hydroinformatics; behavior change and social dimensions of water and energy consumption; resource efficiency; indigenous resource management
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Toward Integrated Water-Energy-Land-Food Management
Prof. Dr. Andelka Belic

University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Agriculture, Department for Water Management, Trg D. Obradovica 8, 21000 Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia
Interests: water resources management; water pollution control; water treatment by constructed wetlands; water quality; water use; self purification in stream waters; environmental impact assessment
Prof. Dr. John Briggs (Website)

School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, East Quadrangle, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, UK
Interests: natural resource management; rural development and environmental challenges in Africa; indigenous environmental knowledges
Prof. Dr. Ian G. Bryden (Website)

School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh, The Kings Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JL, UK
Interests: marine energy; hydrodynamics; energy sustainability
Assoc. Prof. Benedict J. Colombi (Website)

Faculty Director, Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs (GIDP) Associate Professor, American Indian Studies Program Associate Professor, School of Anthropology Associate Professor, School of Geography and Development Associate Professor, School of Natural Resources and Environment The University of Arizona, 218 Harvill Building, PO Box 210076, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Interests: indigenous resource management; globalization; sustainability
Prof. Dr. Jacque Emel (Website)

Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
Interests: mining and development; water resource management; animal geographies, and feminist political ecology
Dr. Gerhard Frank (Website)

The Human Experience Institute, Anton Langer Gasse 29/1, 1130 Vienna, Austria
Interests: change-science; change-experiences; transition-learning; cultural transition process; learning choreographies towards a sustainable mindset
Dr. Alessandro Galli (Website)

Director Mediterranean-MENA Program, Global Footprint Network, International Environment House 2, 7-9 Chemin de Balexert, 1219 Geneva, Switzerland
Interests: ecological footprint; human dependence on natural resources and ecosystem services; global environmental changes (including their socio-economic drivers); land use; resource management; sustainability
Prof. Dr. Bruce Glavovic (Website)

Resource and Environmental Planning Programme, Massey University, Private Bag 11 222, Palmerston North, 4442, New Zealand
Interests: natural hazards planning; coastal management; sustainability governance; climate change adaptation
Dr. Horia Hangan (Website)

WindEEE Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 5B8, Canada
Interests: wind engineering; energy and environment; mittigation of natural disasters; tornado; downburst; experimental and numerical simulations
Prof. Dr. Kevin Hiscock (Website)

School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
Interests: groundwater resources assessment and management; climate change impacts on groundwater resources
Dr. Antonio A. R. Ioris (Website)

School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, Crew Building, The King's Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JN, UK
Interests: water policy-making and catchment management; environmental politics; governance and sustainability; poverty alleviation and ecosystems
Prof. Dr. Damian Lawler (Website)

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience, Faculty of Business, Environment and Society, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
Interests: environmental impact assessment especially for rivers; fluvial erosion processes; fine sediment transport; catchment-scale hydraulics; urban river channel pollution dynamics; recent hydrological change in N. Europe; glacial rivers
Dr. Harry Lehmann (Website)

Federal Environmental Agency of Germany, Wörlitzer Platz 1, D-06844 Dessau, Germany
Interests: sustainability; resource productivity; sustainable energy supply (renewable energies); land use
Prof. Dr. Christa Liedtke (Website)

Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy, Research Group 4: Sustainable Production and Consumption, Doeppersberg 19, 42103 Wuppertal, Germany
Interests: resource efficiency; sustainability assessment along the product chain; sustainability potentials of players and need areas; governance-structures for production and consumption; transition approaches and models of change - sustainability transition of production and consumption patterns, education for sustainable development and resource efficiency
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: How Much Environment Do Humans Need?+20 - Reviewing Progress in Material Intensity Analysis for Transition towards Sustainable Resource Management
Assoc. Prof. Benjamin C McLellan (Website)

Graduate School of Energy Science, Kyoto University, Yoshida honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan
Interests: critical minerals; energy; industrial ecology; sustainable design; deep ocean mining; urban mining; unconventional resources; resource policy
Prof. Dr. Norman Miller (Website)

Department of Geography, University of Berkeley, 507 McCone Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Interests: hydroclimate and related processes; impacts, and adaptation
Prof. Dr. Christian Möllmann (Website)

Hamburg University, Institute for Hydrobiology and Fisheries Science, Olbersweg 24, 22767 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: resource use and climate effects on marine ecosystems; ecosystem-based (fisheries) management; marine foodwebs
Prof. Dr. Peter Nelson (Website)

Pro Vice Chancellor (Research Performance and Innovation) Professor of Environmental Studies Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) | Chancellery Building (E11A) Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
Interests: atmospheric chemistry and air quality; energy and the environment
Dr. Witold-Roger Poganietz

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis (ITAS), Hermann-von-Helmholtz Platz 1, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
Interests: techno-economic assessment of renewable energy carriers; biomass resources; land use changes; carbon management; material flow analysis; life cycle assessment; energy systems analysis
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Alternative Energy Sources in Developing and Developed Regions
Dr. Claire Helen Quinn (Website)

Sustainability Research Institute, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: vulnerability and adaptation in agricultural systems; multi-resource systems/ecosystem services; common pool resources, institutions and natural resource management
Prof. Dr. Filippo Sgroi (Website)

Department of Agricultural and Forest Sciences, University of Palermo, Piazza Marina, 61, 90133 Palermo, Italy
Interests: agricultural economics; agricultural policy; food policy; management and accounting; management of the farms; energy policy; microeconomics; macroeconomics; macro-development; income inequality; political economy; public policies; natural resource economics; economics of fisheries; fisheries policy; innovation; economic growth and development; rural livelihoods; rural development policies
Special Issues and Collections: In other journals:
Special Issue: Sustainability and Competitiveness of Farms
Special Issue: Agriculture and Energy
Prof. Dr. Joanne Sharp (Website)

School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, East Quad, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
Interests: indigenous environmental knowledges; gender and environment
Prof. Dr. Ponisseril Somasundaran (Website)

NSF I/UCR Center for Particulate and Surfactant Systems, Earth & Environmental Engineering, Columbia University, 500 W 120th Street, New York, NY 10027, USA
Interests: surface and colloid chemistry; surfactants; polymers and proteins; green reagents; corrosion, slurry/paste processing (microelectronics-CMP) dispersions; biosolar energy; environmental engineering; dispersion/flocculation/deposition; molecular interactions at surfaces using advanced spectroscopy; biosurfaces and biosensors, and nanotechnology incl nanotoxicity
Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Straka (Website)

Division of Forestry and Natural Resources, Clemson University, Box 340317, Clemson, SC 29634-0317, USA
Interests: forest resource valuation; forest resource economics; forest resource management; forest resource management planning; forestry appraisal; quantitative forest management; forest history
Prof. Dr. Lindsay C. Stringer (Website)

Sustainability Research Institute, Environment Building, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: environmental and land use change (including social, political and economic dimensions); land degradation and desertification; participatory processes; livelihood dynamics; environmental governance
Prof. Dr. Arnold Tukker (Website)

1.Industrial Ecology, Institute of Environmental Sciences (CML), Leiden University, P.O. Box 9518, 2300 RA/Einsteinweg 2, 2333 CC, Leiden, The Netherlands
2. TNO Strategy & Policy, P.O. Box 49, 2600 AA/Van Mourik Broekmanweg 6, 2628 XE, Delft, The Netherlands
Interests: Economic, Business and Management Aspects of Sustainability; Industrial Ecology
Prof. Dr. Simon J. Watson (Website)

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Holywell Park, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
Interests: wind power; wind resource assessment; wind turbine wake modeling; climate change impacts on wind energy; integration of renewable energy into networks; wind turbine condition monitoring
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Spatial and Temporal Variation of the Wind Resource
In other journals:
Special Issue: Wind Energy 2011
Special Issue: Offshore Wind Energy
Prof. Dr. Peter R. Waylen (Website)

Department of Geography, University of Florida, 3141 Turlington Hall, P.O. Box 117315, Gainesville, FL 32611-7315, USA
Interests: interannual variability; precipitation; streamflow; temperatures; extremes
Dr. Natalia Yakovleva (Website)

Newcastle University London, London E1 7EZ, UK
Interests: corporate social responsibility, sustainability in business, sustainability reporting, community relations, social resistance, responsible management education, indigenous peoples' rights, women in mining, artisanal and small-scale mining
Dr. Hong Yang (Website)

Department of Systems Analysis, Integrated Assessment and Modeling, Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag), Ueberlandstrasse 133, 8600 Duebendorf, Switzerland
Interests: water and food relations; water and environmental policy; virtual water; sustainability of small farming systems; water resources management
Assoc. Prof. Xianlai Zeng (Website)

School of Environment, Tsinghua University Room 805, Sino-Italian Ecological Energy Efficient Building, School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Interests: Urban mining; Resource evaluation; E-waste management; Circular economy

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