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Prof. Dr. Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Editor-in-Chief
Twente Water Centre, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
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Interests: water resources management; water footprint assessment; sustainable development; water-food-energy nexus
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Prof. Dr. Athanasios Loukas *
Associate Editor
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Thessaly, 38334 Volos, Greece
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Interests: surface hydrology; water resources management and engineering; climate change impacts on hydrology and water resources; extreme hydrological events (floods and droughts)
* Section 'Water Policies and Planning'
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Prof. Dr. Y. Jun Xu *
Associate Editor
School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
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Interests: surface hydrology, water quality, hydrologic and biogeochemical processes and modeling, sediment and nutrient transport, land use and climate change effects on water resources and biogeochemical cycles, isotopic tracer techniques, and GIS/Remote Sensing applications in surface hydrology
* Section 'Water Resources Management'
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Prof. Dr. Maria Filomena Camões
Associate Editor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa Universidade de Lisboa C8, Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisbon, Portugal
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Interests: electroanalytical and environmental chemistry: ionic solutions, pH and acidity; potentiometric analysis; ion chromatography; seawater, coastal waters and low ionic strength aqueous solutions; air-water interfaces and exchanges; metrology in analytical chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Püttmann *
Associate Editor
J.W. Goethe University, Institute of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Department of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, Altenhöferallee 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Interests: analysis of biodegradation of hydrocarbons in groundwater (natural attenuation); development of analytical methods for "emerging contaminants" ; chlorinated organophosphates (flame retardants), gemini-tensides (TMDD) and pharmaceuticals in the aquatic environment
* Section 'Water and Wastewater Treatment'
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Prof. Dr. Marc Henry *
Associate Editor
Université de Strasbourg, UMR 7140, Chimie Moleculaire du Solide, Institut Le Bel, 7° étage, bureau 707 (Sud), 4, Rue Blaise Pascal, CS 90032, 67081 Strasbourg Cedex, France
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Interests: water clusters; interfacial water; titanium dioxide; sol-gel processing; partial charge model (PACHA); polyoxometallates
* Section 'Water and Health'
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Prof. Dr. Enedir Ghisi *
Associate Editor
Laboratory of Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Department of Civil Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Campus Universitario, Trindade, Florianópolis - SC, 88040-900, Brazil
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Interests: water consumption in buildings; water efficiency; rainwater use in buildings; sustainability
* Section 'Sustainability and Water'
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Dr. Kevin B. Strychar *
Associate Editor
Climate Change Studies of Aquatic & Marine Ecosystems, Annis Water Resources Institute,Grand Valley State University,131 Lake Michigan Center,740 W. Shorelind Dr., Muskegon, MI 49441-1678, USA
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Interests: climate change; aquatic and marine ecology; flow cytometry; aquaculture and environmental impacts; invasive species; benthic ecology
* Section 'Aquatic Ecosystems'
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Prof. M. Haïssam Jijakli
Associate Editor
Laboratory of Integrated and Urban Plant Pathology, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, University of Liège, Passage des déportés, 2–5030, Gembloux, Belgium
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Interests: aquaponics, hydroponics, aquatic microbiology, biocontrol of plant pathogen in aquatic environment, microbial wastewater treatment, water quality measurement, urban agriculture
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Prof. Dr. Miklas Scholz *
Former Editor-in-Chief
Cand Ing, BEng (equiv), PgC, MSc, PhD, DSc, CWEM, CEnv, CSci, CEng FHEA, FIEMA, FCIWEM, FICE, Fellow of IWA, VINNOVA Fellow, Marie Curie Senior Fellow, Chair in Civil Engineering (UoS) Division of Water Resources Engineering (TVRL), Department of Building and Environmental Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University, P.O. Box 118, 22100 Lund, Sweden
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Interests: wetlands; sustainable drainage; biofiltration; stormwater; wastewater
* Editor-in-Chief from 2011 until 2016
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Editorial Board

Prof. Jan Franklin Adamowski
Department of Bioresource Engineering, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
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Interests: hydro-meteorological time series improvement (i.e., filling gaps, extending short records, etc.); input variable selection for hydrological models; hydro-meteorological trend estimation; hydrological forecasting; stakeholder engagement; integrated and adaptive water resources management; participatory modeling and management; “social-hydrological” modeling
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Special Issue: Understanding Game-based Approaches for Improving Sustainable Water Governance: The Potential of Serious Games to Solve Water Problems
Dr. Warish Ahmed
CSIRO Land and Water, Ecosciences Precinct, 41 Boggo Road. Dutton Park, QLD 4102, Australia
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Interests: identifying the microbial composition of water resources using next generation sequencing; tracking the sources of faecal pollution in environmental waters using rapid molecular based methods; development and evaluation of microbial methods for the detection and quantification of pathogens in water; quantitative microbial risk assessment; roof-harvested rainwater and recreational water quality; novel techniques for pathogen detection/quantification
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Special Issue: Emerging Aquatic Microbial and Chemical Contaminants of Concern and Their Impact on Human Health
Special Issue: Health Risks of Alternative Water Sources
Dr. Andreas N. Angelakis
1 National Foundation for Agricultural Research (N.AG.RE.F.), Institute of Iraklio, 71110 Iraklio, Greece
2 Hellenic Union of Municipal Enterprises for Water Supply and Sewerage (EDEYA), 41222 Larissa, Greece
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Interests: water resources; environmental engineering; wastewater treatment; aquatic wastewater management systems; water and wastewater management for small and decentralized systems; water and wastewater quality; treated wastewater renovation and reuse; water and wastewater technologies in ancient civilizations
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Special Issue: Water Recycling and Reuse
Special Issue: Sustainability of Wastewater Treatment Processes and Management: Past, Present and Future
Special Issue: Worldwide History of Water Supply, Sanitation, Wastewater and Stormwater Technologies
Special Issue: Wastewater Treatment and Reuse
Special Issue: Small Scale and Decentralized Wastewater Treatment and Reuse within the Concept of Circular Economy
Prof. Dr. Maurizio Barbieri
Department of Earth Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, P.le Aldo Moro, 5 - 00185 Roma, Italy
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Interests: geochemical tracers in hydrological studies; interactions between water and the geological and chemical environment; quantitative understanding of chemically based processes in hydrogeochemical environments and complementary physical and biological processes and conditions; kinetics and equilibria of geochemical reactions; the movement of isotopes and soil chemistry; freshwater-seawater interactions in coastal aquifers; basic and applied research on speciation and transformation of trace metals and metalloids during biogeochemical processes in both natural and anthropogenic environments; radiogenic and stable isotope geochemistry
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Special Issue: Isotopes in Hydrology and Hydrogeology
Special Issue: Environmental Geochemistry: Earth Surface Processes and Measurement Uncertainty
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 2nd International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Dr. Markus Berger
Sustainable Engineering, Technische Universität Berlin, 10437 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: water footprint; life cycle assessment; impact assessment; sustainable engineering
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Special Issue: Life Cycle based Assessment Tools for Water Consumption and Management
Prof. Dr. Rutgerd Boelens
Water Resources Management Group, Dept. Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, P.O. Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
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Interests: political ecology; water rights and justice; integrated water management; legal pluralism; cultural politics, governmentality, and social mobilization; Latin America; Spain
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Special Issue: Contested Knowledges: Water Conflicts on Large Dams and Mega- Hydraulic Development
Prof. Dr. Hans Brix
Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
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Interests: constructed wetlands; reed beds; wetland management; greenhouse gas emission; carbon sequestration; invasive wetland species; phragmites; spartina
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Special Issue: Constructed Wetlands for Water Treatment: New Developments
Prof. Dr. Bruno Brunone
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (DICA), University of Perugia, I-06125 Perugia, Italy
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Interests: pipe system management with particular regard to innovative techniques for fault (e.g., leak) detection; transient analysis; unsteady friction modelling
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Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Dr. Marco Cantonati
Head of Limnology and Phycology Section, Museo delle Scienze - MUSE, Trento, Italy
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Interests: freshwater science; environmental biology; environmental change; phycology; groundwater
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Special Issue: Multiplicity, Characteristics, Main Impacts, and Stewardship of Natural and Artificial Freshwater Environments: Consequences for Biodiversity Conservation
Dr. Ashok K. Chapagain
Water Footprint Network
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Interests: water resources management; water footprint assessment; irrigation
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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
Special Issue: Progress in Water Footprint Assessment
Prof. Dr. Kwok-wing Chau
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
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Interests: artificial intelligence; hydrology; soft computing; water quality; meta-heuristic algorithm; hydrodynamic; rainfall; runoff
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Special Issue: Use of Meta-Heuristic Techniques in Rainfall-Runoff Modelling
Prof. Dr. Jordan Clark
Department of Earth Sciences and Program of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
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Interests: isotope and tracer hydrology; groundwater dating; reaeration and gas transfer in surface waters; manage aquifer recharge (MAR); paleohydrology and climate; watershed hydrology; chemical evolution of natural waters
Prof. Dr. Yoram Cohen
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department, Applied Science and Water Technology Research Center, and UCLA/NSF Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology, California NanoSystems Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592, USA
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Interests: polymer and separations science; membrane desalination; ultrafiltration for water treatment applications; water production process modeling and optimization
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Special Issue: Nanotechnology in Wastewater Treatment Technology
Dr. John W. Day
Dept. of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, School of the Coast & Environment, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
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Interests: wetlands; deltas; climate change; energy analysis; Mississippi river
Prof. Dr. Carlo De Michele
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 32 P.zza L. da Vinci, I20133 Milan, Italy
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Interests: statistical hydrology; snow hydrology; eco-hydrology
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Special Issue: Advances in Multivariate Analysis of Environmental Phenomena: Celebrating the 15th Anniversary of Copulas in Hydrology
Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Drizo
School of Energy, Geosciences, Infrastructure and Society, Heriot Watt University, Riccarton campus, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, UK
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Interests: water pollution control; phosphorus and pathogens removal; agricultural and urban stormwater management; sustainable water treatment technologies
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Special Issue: Water Pollution Management by Constructed Wetlands and On Site Filter Technologies
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Dr. Trevor Elliot
Environmental Tracers Laboratory (ETL), Environmental Engineering Research Centre (EERC), School of Natural and Built Environment (SNBE), Queen's University Belfast, David Keir Building, Stranmillis Road, Belfast. BT9 5AG. Northern Ireland, UK
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Interests: intelligent tracers for environmental & engineering systems, eg natural, ambient environmental tracers (including stable isotopes, noble gases, CFC’s, SF6, environmental radioactivity) and/or applied tracers; geohydrology; isotope hydrology; groundwater dating; aquifer sustainability issues
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Special Issue: Environmental Tracers
Prof. Dr. Roger A Falconer
School of Engineering, Cardiff University, The Parade, Cardiff, CF24 3AA, UK
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Interests: computational hydraulics; hydraulic modelling; water quality modelling; sediment transport modelling; hydro-environmental impact assessment; tidal energy; river hydro; coastal engineering
Prof. Dr. Xing Fang
Department of Civil Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
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Interests: water quality modeling; climate change; lakes; rivers; hydrological modeling; water resources engineering; watershed hydrology; water quality monitoring; water quality analysis; eutrophication; surface hydrology; rainfall runoff modelling; aquatic ecosystems; fish habitat; regional climate modeling; stormwater managment
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Special Issue: Climate Change Effects on Freshwater Organisms and Ecosystems
Special Issue: Water Quality Monitoring and Modeling in Lakes
Prof. Dr. Matthias Finkbeiner
Department of Environmental Technology, Technische Universität Berlin, 10623 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: water footprint; life cycle assessment; resource efficiency and availability; life cycle sustainability assessment
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Special Issue: Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment
Special Issue: Creating Benefits through Life Cycle Thinking: Practices and Challenges from EcoBalance
Special Issue: Responsible Value Chains for Sustainability: Practices and Challenges from EcoBalance
Special Issue: Life Cycle based Assessment Tools for Water Consumption and Management
Prof. Dr. Marco Franchini
Dipartimento di Ingegneria, University of Ferrara, Via Saragat 1, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
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Interests: hydrology: real time flood forecasting, flood routing, discharge measurements, rating curves, rainfall-runoff modelling and parameterization, uncertainty; hydraulic infrastructures: water distribution system management and design, water demand simulation and forecasting, leakage characterization and simulation, hybrid water supply systems
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Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Prof. Dr. Eran Friedler
Faculty of Environmental, Water and Agricultural Engineering, Technion—Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
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Interests: alternative water sources and their influence on sustainable urban water use; greywater; rainwater harvesting; municipal sewers
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Special Issue: Development of Alternative Water Sources in the Urban Sector
Prof. Dr. Anas Ghadouani
School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering The University of Western Australia (M015) 35 Stirling Highway CRAWLEY WA 6009, Australia
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Interests: water resources; wastewater engineering; water sensitive cities; eutrophication and cyanobacterial blooms; algal toxins; waste stabilisation ponds; lakes and limnology; aquatic ecology; environmental policy
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Special Issue: Eutrophication of Waterways: An Old Problem with Modern Consequences
Dr. Timothy R. Green
USDA-ARS Agricultural Systems Research Unit, 2150-D Centre Avenue, Suite 200, Fort Collins, CO 80526, USA
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Interests: hydrology; vadose zone; soil physics; scaling; terrain; soil water; watershed modeling; global change
Prof. Amit Gross
Department of Environmental Hydrology and Microbiology, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research (ZIWR), Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR), Ben Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), Sede Boqer Campus 84990, Israel
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Interests: marginal water treatment; greywater; agrowaste; aquaculture; RAS; aquaponic; environmental assesment
Prof. Dr. Laodong Guo
School of Freshwater Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 600 E Greenfield Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA
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Interests: dissolved organic matter; phosphorus cycling; aquatic colloids; CDOM; metal-DOM interactions; aquatic biogeochemistry
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Special Issue: Recent Progress in River Biogeochemistry Research
Prof. Dr. Nicholas P. Hankins
Department of Engineering Science, The University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, UK
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Interests: colloidal flocculation and adsorption processes in water treatment; pre-coagulation during membrane filtration; reduction of algal loading on reservoirs; synthetic activated sludge; novel desalination techniques, including forward osmosis; endocrine disrupter removal; removal of heavy metal ions from aqueous effluents
Prof. Dr. Thilo Hofmann
Department of Environmental Geosciences, University of Vienna, Althanstraße 14 UZAII, 1090 Vienna, Austria
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Interests: biochar; inorganic and organic pollutants; sorption of organic contaminants to heterogeneous geosorbents; behavior of PAHs in sediments and soils; environmental relevance of natural and engineered nanoparticles; hydrogeology
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Special Issue: Biochar Based Soil Water Treatment
Prof. Dr. Jiangyong Hu
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117576, Singapore
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Interests: water treatment processes; water quality assessment; storm water treatment
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Special Issue: Water Quality Control and Management
Special Issue: Emerging Contaminants: Occurrence, Fate and Transport, and Removal
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Special Issue: Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Stormwater Management
Prof. Dr. Yung-Tse Hung
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115, USA
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Interests: water supply and water treatment; municipal wastewater treatment; industrial waste treatment; hazardous waste treatment; biological waste treatment; water pollution control
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Special Issue: Science and Technology of Wastewater and Sludge Treatment
Special Issue: Sustainable Wastewater Treatment and Pollution Control
Prof. Dr. Joaquín Izquierdo
Institute for Multidisciplinary Mathematics, Universitat Politècnica de València, Cno. de Vera, s/n, 46022 Valencia, Spain
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Interests: mathematical modeling; knowledge-based systems, DSSs in Engineering (mainly urban hydraulics)
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Special Issue: Advanced Hydroinformatic Techniques for the Simulation and Analysis of Water Supply and Distribution Systems
Prof. Dr. Sunny Jiang
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, California 92697-2175, USA
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Interests: water quality; environmental engineering; water microbiology; risk assessment; desalination biofouling; membrane process; harmful algal bloom
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Special Issue: Pathogens in Water
Special Issue: Sustainable Water Supply through Desalination and Wastewater Reuse
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 2nd International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Prof. Dr. Ranka Junge
Ecological Engineering Research Unit, IUNR Institute of Natural Resource Sciences, ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, P.O. Box, CH-8820 Wädenswil, Switzerland
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Interests: aquaponics; hydroponics; wastewater-fed aquaculture; constructed wetlands; urban agriculture; zero emission buildings; building integrated agriculture
Prof. Dr. Saskia Keesstra
Soil Physics and Land Management, Department of Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, 6708PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
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Interests: water and sediment connectivity; catchment processes; nature based solutions; forest fire; sustainable land management
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Special Issue: Rainfall Simulators as a tool in Soil Science, Geomorphology and Hydrology research and teaching
Special Issue: The Impact of Land Use Change on Water Resources, Soil and Landforms: Perspectives from Multiple Climates
Special Issue: Soil Water Conservation: Dynamics and Impact
Prof. Dr. Tamas Komives
Department of Biotechnology, Plant Protection Institute, Agricultural Research Centre, 1022 Budapest, Herman Otto 15., Hungary
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Interests: ecological cycles; aquaponics; environmental chemistry and toxicology; pollutants; cleanup; environmental remediation
Prof. G. Mathias Kondolf
Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
EURIAS fellow, Collegium—Lyon Institute of Advanced Studies, ENS; CNRS UMR 5600 Environnement Ville Société, University of Lyon, Lyon, France
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Interests: fluvial geomorphology; environmental planning; river restoration; sustainable floodplain management; urban rivers; social and biophysical connectivity of urban rivers; sustainable management of sediment in rivers and reservoirs; reservoir sedimentation; sediment starvation
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Special Issue: Variability in Mediterranean-Climate Waters: Space, Time, and Intensity
Special Issue: Human–River Interactions in Cities
Prof. Dr. David K. Kreamer
Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, USA
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Interests: hydrology; water quality; environmental tracers; groundwater dating, pollutant fate and transport; international water supply; non-aqueous phase liquids; limnology
Prof. Dr. Jerald Lalman
Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario N9B 3P4, Canada
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Interests: anaerobic microbial processes; bioenergy; environmental biotechnology; wastewater treatment; microbial population dynamics; microbial fuel cell; advanced oxidation processes; photocatalysis; process optimization
Dr. Gregory L. Leslie
UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
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Interests: membrane separation processes; water recycling for industrial and agricultural applications; nutrient recovery from waste streams; irrigation efficiency; thermodynamic and greenhouse gas evaluation of water supply systems
Prof. Dr. Henry Lin
Department of Ecosystem Science and Management, The Pennsylvania State University, 116 ASI, University Park, PA 16802, USA
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Interests: hydropedology; soil moisture; soil hydrology; soil physics; hillslope hydrology; catchment hydrology; sensor network
Dr. Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt
Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, 11 Innovation Boulevard, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 3H5 Canada
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Interests: fluvial geomorphology; global sensitivity and uncertainty analyses; hydrological and hydraulic modelling; nutrient transport modelling; modelling river ice processes; surface water quality modelling
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Special Issue: Geospatial Modeling of River Systems
Special Issue: River and Lake Ice Processes—Impacts of Freshwater Ice on Aquatic Ecosystems in a Changing Globe
Prof. Dr. Jay R. Lund
Center for Watershed Sciences, Environmental Engineering, University of California - Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
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Interests: simulation, optimization, and management of large-scale water and environmental systems; the application of economic ideas and methods; integrated water resource management; reservoir operation and water demand
Dr. Marina Manca
CNR ISE, 28048 Verbania Pallanza, Italy
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Interests: zooplankton ecology; lakes, ecosystem functioning; Anthropocene; climate change; climate and trophy
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Special Issue: Biological Communities Respond to Multiple Human-Induced Aquatic Environment Change
Dr. Fabio Masi
IRIDRA Srl, Via La Marmora 51, 50121, Florence, Italy
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Interests: constructed wetlands for water pollution control; sustainable water management; sustainable urban drainage systems; diffuse pollution; fate of pollutants; pollutant degradation pathways
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Special Issue: Sustainable Urban Water Management
Prof. Dr. Igor Mayer
Academy for Digital Entertainment, NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences, Monseigneur Hopmansstraat 1, 4817 JT Breda, The Netherlands
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Interests: playful organizations and learning systems; gaming-simulation and serious games for policy analysis, decision-making, management and organization; digital game and media technology for innovation in trade, industry, social and public sectors; sustainability
Prof. Dr. Jeffrey J. McDonnell
Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, 11 Innovation Boulevard, Saskatoon, SK S7N 3H5, Canada
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Interests: hillslope hydrology; isotope tracing; watershed hydrology; forest hydrology
Prof. Dr. Neil McIntyre
Sustainable Minerals Institute, The University of Queensland, Queensland 4072, Australia
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Interests: land use and climate change impacts on water resources; mining; mines; hydrology; security; stewardship; conflict; impacts; change; agriculture
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Special Issue: Water Stewardship in Mining Regions
Prof. Dr. Jennifer McKay
Centre for Comparative Water Policies and Laws, School of Commerce, Division of Business, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
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Prof. Dr. Sharon B. Megdal
Water Resources Research Center, The University of Arizona 350 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
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Interests: water management; water policy; ecosystem restoration; groundwater recharge; water supplies for growing regions; water transactions; trans-border water assessments and management
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Special Issue: Policy and Economics of Managed Aquifer Recharge and Water Banking
Special Issue: Water Governance, Stakeholder Engagement, and Sustainable Water Resources Management
Dr. Elena Mente
Department of Ichthyology and Aquatic Environment, School of Agricultural Sciences, University of Thessaly, Fytoko street, N. Ionia Magnisias, Volos, Greece
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Interests: aquaponics; sustainable aquaculture; aquatic animal nutrition
Prof. Dr. Michele Mossa
Department of Civil, Environmental, Land, Building Engineering and Chemistry—DICATECh, Polytechnic University of Bari, Via E. Orabona, 4 - 70125 Bari, Italy
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Interests: hydraulics; fluid mechanics; environmental hydraulics; maritime hydraulics; rivers and stream; contaminant transport; physical models in hydraulics; tidal mixing; wastewater disposal; stratification
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Special Issue: Turbulence in River and Maritime Hydraulics
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Naddeo
Sanitary Environmental Engineering Division (SEED), Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno - Via Giovanni Paolo II, 84084 Fisciano (SA), Italy
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Interests: advances oxidation processes (AOPs); control of emerging contaminants; disinfection; MBRs; odours; water recycling and reuse
Dr. Wayne O'Connor
Port Stephens Fisheries Institute, Locked bag 1, Nelson Bay, NSW, 2315, Australia
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Interests: aquaculture and environmental impacts; bioremediation; climate change impacts and adaptation; aquatic ecotoxicology
Dr. Sylvain Ouillon
Institut de Recherche Pour le Développement (IRD), LEGOS, Université de Toulouse, 14 av. Edouard Belin, 31400 Toulouse, France
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Interests: sediment dynamics; sediment processes; watershed; estuaries; coastal oceanography; effects of climate change and human activity on sediment budget; ocean color in coastal waters and applications; numerical modeling
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Special Issue: Sediment Transport in Coastal Waters
Prof. Giuliana Parisi
Department of Agri-Food Production and Environmental Sciences- Animal Sciences Section, University of Florence, Via delle Cascine 5, 50144 Firenze, Italy
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Interests: aquaculture; shellfish and finfish invasive species; integrated aquaculture; sustainability in fish production; aquaponic; aquaculture in arid environments; aquaculture in tropical environment
Prof. Dr. David Polya
School of Earth and Environmental Science, The University of Manchester, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
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Interests: (bio) geochemistry of water, both within the Earth's crust and on the surface, and how this impacts: (a) sustainable utilisation of groundwater as a resource; (b) ore formation processes; (c) geothermal or petroleum reservoir engineering; (d) behaviour and risk associated with geogenic and anthropogenic contaminants in groundwaters
Dr. Ataur Rahman
Civil and Environmental Engineering School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics University of Western Sydney Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
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Interests: hydrology; rainfall runoff; rainwater harvesting; flood; water demand forecasting; water sensitive urban design; water quality
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Special Issue: Rainwater Harvesting: Quantity, Quality, Economics and State Regulations
Prof. Dr. Dominic E. Reeve
Energy & Environment Research Group, College of Engineering, Swansea University, Bay Campus, Fabian Way, Swansea, SA1 8EN, UK
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Interests: coastal engineering; coastal flooding; coastal morphodynamics; stochastic modelling; data-driven modelling; wave energy; computational wave and tidal modelling
Dipl. Geoecol. Michael Richter
Environmentally Sound Urban and Infrastrucure Planning, HafenCity University, Hamburg, Germany
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Interests: urban hydrology and ecology; urban climate change adaptation; sustainable urban drainage systems; stormwater management; nature-based solutions to climate change in urban areas; urban green infrastructures
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Special Issue: Hydrological Performance of Green Roofs
Prof. Dr. Lidia Robaina
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Department of Biology Aquaculture Research Group, Campus Universitario de Tafira, Edif CCBB, 35019, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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Interests: aquaculture; aquaponic; nutrition and water quality; animal welfare; environmental impact assessment; innovation in aquatic policulture
Prof. Roy C. Sidle
Sustainability Research Centre, University of the Sunshine Coast ML-28, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore DC, Queensland 4558, Australia
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Interests: hydrology; landslides; forest hydrology; hydrogeomorphology; sustainability science; soil erosion
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Special Issue: Landslide Hydrology
Prof. Dr. Richard Skeffington
Department of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Reading, PO Box 227, Reading, RG6 6DW, UK
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Interests: measurement and modelling of catchment influences on water quality; potential effects of climate change on water quality; novel analytical methods for water quality monitoring; scientific basis for environmental legislation; acidification and recovery from acidification
Prof. Dr. Richard C. Smardon
Department of Environmental Studies, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry , State University of New York, 211B Marshall Hall, 1 Forestry Drive, Syracuse, NYU 13210, USA
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Interests: international wetland policy and management; coastal zone management; community sustainability; green infrastructure development; landscape planning
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Wetlands and Sustainability
Special Issue: Design and Implementation of Sustainability Programs in Higher Education
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 1st International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 2nd International Electronic Conference on Water Science
Prof. Dr. Keith Smettem
School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
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Interests: water and solute transport in the vadose zone; ecohydrology; impacts of land use change on hydrological processes; behaviour of hydrophobic soils; environmental sensor development
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Special Issue: Ecological Watershed Management
Special Issue: New Developments in Methods for Hydrological Process Understanding
Prof. Dr. Guangzhi Sun
School of Engineering, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia
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Interests: constructed wetland; environmental nanotechnology; wastewater treatment; wetland ecosystem assessment
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Special Issue: Wetlands for the Treatment of Agricultural Drainage Water
Dr. Chedly Tizaoui
College of Engineering, Bay Campus, Swansea University, Swansea SA1 8EN, UK
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Interests: water and wastewater treatment processes; ozone; photocatalysis; advanced oxidation processes; endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs)
Dr. Simon Toze
CSIRO Land and Water, GPO Box 2583, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
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Interests: water recycling; managed aquifer recharge; indirect potable reuse; fate and behaviour of enteric microbial pathogens in water; rapid detection of microorganisms in water; groundwater biogeochemistry; microbial population dynamics in water
Prof. Dr. Georg Umgiesser
Institute of Marine Sciences (ISMAR-CNR), 30122 Venice, Italy
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Interests: numerical modeling; oceanography of transitional areas and lagoons; operational oceanography; storm surge
Prof. Dr. Eric D. van Hullebusch
Department of Environmental Engineering and Water Technology, IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Delft, The Netherlands
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Interests: biological wastewater treatment; resource recovery; nitrogen and phosphorus; anaerobic digestion; advanced oxidation processes
Prof. Dr. Anton Van Rompaey
Division of Geography and Tourism, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, KU Leuven
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Interests: land use change; migrations; spatial modelling; GIS; remote sensing
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Special Issue: Optimizing Land Use Patterns in a Context of Watershed Management
Prof. Dr. Davide Viaggi
University of Bologna, Department of Agricultural Sciences, Viale Fanin, 50, 40127 Bologna, Italy
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Interests: agricultural policy evaluation; water policy; environmental impact assessment and resource economics; evaluation of technical change and innovation in agriculture and food; farm investment behaviour; land markets; public goods in agriculture and forestry
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Special Issue: Water Policy
Special Issue: Water Policy, Productivity and Economic Efficiency
Topical Collection: Water Policy Collection
Special Issue: Digitalisation of Water Management in Agriculture
Prof. Dr. Morris Villarroel
Aquaculture Research Group, Department of Animal Science, School of Agricultural Engineering, Technical University of Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: aquaponics; animal welfare; aquaculture; water quality
Prof. Dr. Hao Wang
State Key Laboratory of Simulation and Regulation of Water Cycle in River Basin & China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, No. 1 Fuxing Road, Beijing, 100038, China
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Interests: allocation of water resources; water resource management
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Special Issue: Application of the China Meteorological Assimilation Driving Datasets for the SWAT Model (CMADS) in East Asia
Prof. Dr. Mark Williams
Department of Geography and Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
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Interests: mountain hydrology, biogeochemistry, snow, ice
Dr. Sven Würtz
Applied Fish Physiology and Sustainable Aquaculture Group, Leibniz Institute Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Müggelseedamm 310, 12587 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: aquaculture; aquaponics; fish physiology; animal welfare; aquaculture diversification
Prof. Hongjie Xie
Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78249, USA
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Interests: remote sensing of water cycle; cryosphere; polar regions
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Special Issue: Applications of Remote Sensing/GIS in Water Resources and Flooding Risk Managements
Special Issue: Remote Sensing Water Cycle: Theory, Sensors, Data, and Applications
Prof. Dr. Pei Xu
Department of Civil Engineering, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003, USA
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Interests: desalination; water reuse; membrane processes; photocatalysis; capacitive deionization; contaminants of emerging concern; produced water treatment; concentrate treatment; biological and bioelectrochemical processes; advanced nanomaterials for water treatment
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Special Issue: Desalination and Water Treatment
Prof. Dr. Xiaodong Zhang
Earth and Environmental Sciences, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA
School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shandong University, China
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Interests: hydrology and hydrogeology; water-energy-food nexus; climate change impacts and adaptation planning; watershed management; water resources systems analysis; water resources and water quality management; contaminant fate and transport; groundwater and soil remediation; shale gas water management; data-driven modeling and decision support; uncertainty quantification
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