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Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Miklas Scholz
Civil Engineering Research Group, School of Computing, Science and Engineering, The University of Salford, Newton Building, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, England, UK
Tel. +44 161 295 5921
Website: http://www.cse.salford.ac.uk/profile.php?profile=M.Scholz
E-Mail: m.scholz@salford.ac.uk
Interests: wastewater treatment; storm water management; runoff control; wetlands; biological filtration; sustainable water management

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Maria Filomena Camões *
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa Universidade de Lisboa C8, Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisbon, Portugal
Website: http://www.fc.ul.pt
E-Mail: mfcamoes@fc.ul.pt
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
* Section 'Water Pollution'

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Enedir Ghisi *
Laboratory of Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Department of Civil Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Campus Universitario, Trindade, Florianópolis - SC, 88040-900, Brazil
Tel. +55 48 37212115; Fax: +55 48 37215191
E-Mail: enedir@labeee.ufsc.br
Interests: water consumption in buildings; water efficiency; rainwater use in buildings; sustainability
* Section 'Sustainability and Water'

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Marc Henry *
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
Tel. +33 3 68 85 15 00; Fax: +33 3 68 85 50 01
Website: http://www-chimie.u-strasbg.fr/~lcmes/labo
E-Mail: henry@unistra.fr
Interests: water clusters; interfacial water; titanium dioxide; sol-gel processing; partial charge model (PACHA); polyoxometallates
* Section 'Water and Health'

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Athanasios Loukas *
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Thessaly, 38334 Volos, Greece
Tel. +30-2421074168; Fax: +30-2421074169
Website: http://www.civ.uth.gr/CV/5-en.pdf
E-Mail: aloukas@civ.uth.gr
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'

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Püttmann *
J.W. Goethe University, Institute of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Department of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, Altenhöferallee 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Website: http://www.geo.uni-frankfurt.de/iau/umwelt/Mit_Puettmann.html
E-Mail: Puettmann@iau.uni-frankfurt.de
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'

Associate Editor
Dr. Kevin Strychar *
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
Tel. +616 331 8796
E-Mail: strychak@gvsu.edu
Interests: climate change; aquatic and marine ecology; flow cytometry; aquaculture and environmental impacts; invasive species; benthic ecology
* Section 'Aquatic Ecosystems'

Associate Editor
Prof. Dr. Jun Xu *
Department of Environmental Studies, School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Website: http://www.rnr.lsu.edu/people/xu/default.htm
E-Mail: yjxu@lsu.edu
Interests: watershed hydrology; coastal hydrology; erosion and sediment transport; water quality; GIS and RS applications in water resources
* Section 'Water Resources Management'

Managing Editor
Ms. Cherry Gong
MDPI Haidian Office, Yingu Mansion, Suite 815, North 4th Ring Road West, 9, Haidian District, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830
E-Mail: cherry.gong@mdpi.com

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

Former Editor-in-Chief
Dr. John Bridgeman *
School of Civil Engineering, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
Tel. +44 (0)121 414 5145; Fax: +44 (0)121 414 3675
Website: http://www.eng.bham.ac.uk/civil/about/people_bridgeman.shtml
Interests: water quality and treatment; asset management and sustainability; river engineering; computational fluid dynamics
* Editor-in-Chief from 2009 until 2011

Editorial Board

Dr. Henning Bjornlund
Centre for Regulation and Market Analysis, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
Tel. +61 8 830 20064; Fax: +61 8 830 27001
Website: http://people.unisa.edu.au/Henning.Bjornlund
Interests: water management; water policy; economic instruments; impact assessment; water markets; irrigation; sustainable irrigation

Prof. Dr. Maria Filomena Camões
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculdade de Ciências de Lisboa Universidade de Lisboa C8, Campo Grande, 1749-016 Lisbon, Portugal
Website: http://www.fc.ul.pt
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
Contribution: Special Issue: Analytical Chemistry of Water

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: Special Issue: Water Footprint: Usefulness of the Concept from Accounting Framework to Policy Response Options in Water Resources Management

Dr. Colin J. Chartres
Principal Fellow, eWater, University of Canberra Innovation Centre, University Drive South, Bruce, ACT 2604, Australia
Tel. +61 2 6161 9536
Website: http://www.ewater.com.au
Interests: water resources assessment; water scarcity; water and food; water policy; water resources planning

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
Tel. +1 310 825 8766; Fax: +1 310 206 4107
Website: http://www.watercenter.ucla.edu/
Interests: polymer and separations science; membrane desalination; ultrafiltration for water treatment applications; water production process modeling and optimization

Dr. Benoit Demars
The James Hutton Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen AB15 8QH, Scotland, UK
Website: http://www.hutton.ac.uk/staff/benoit-demars
Interests: stream ecology; bioindicators; species traits; whole stream metabolism, nutrient cycling and hydraulics; climate change; eutrophication

Dr. Aleksandra Drizo
CEO, PhosphoReduc LLC., 70 Winooski avenue, Burlington 05405, VT, USA
Tel. +1 802 656 2717; Fax: +1 802 656 4656
Website: http://www.phosphoreduc.com
Interests: water pollution control; phosphorus and pathogens removal; agricultural and urban stormwater management; sustainable water treatment technologies
Contribution: Special Issue: Water Pollution Management by Constructed Wetlands and On Site Filter Technologies

Prof. Dr. Enedir Ghisi
Laboratory of Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Department of Civil Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Campus Universitario, Trindade, Florianópolis - SC, 88040-900, Brazil
Tel. +55 48 37212115; Fax: +55 48 37215191
Interests: water consumption in buildings; water efficiency; rainwater use in buildings; sustainability
Contribution: Special Issue: Water Consumption and Water End-uses in Buildings

Dr. Timothy R. Green
USDA-ARS Agricultural Systems Research Unit, 2150-D Centre Avenue, Suite 200, Fort Collins, CO 80526, USA
Tel. +1 970 492 7335; Fax: +1 970 492 7310
Website: http://www.cwi.colostate.edu/CSUWaterFaculty/?WF_ID=126
Interests: hydrology; vadose zone; soil physics; scaling; terrain; soil water; watershed modeling; global change

Prof. Dr. Nicholas P. Hankins
Department of Engineering Science, The University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, UK
Tel. +44 (0)1865 273 027; Fax: +44 (0)1865 273 010
Website: http://www.eng.ox.ac.uk/~chenph/cv.pdf
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. Marc Henry
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
Tel. +33 3 68 85 15 00; Fax: +33 3 68 85 50 01
Website: http://www-chimie.u-strasbg.fr/~lcmes/labo
Interests: water clusters; interfacial water; titanium dioxide; sol-gel processing; partial charge model (PACHA); polyoxometallates
Contribution: Special Issue: Water: Facts without Myths
Special Issue: Water Treatment and Human Health

Prof. Dr. Thilo Hofmann
Center for Earth Sciences, Department of Environmental Geosciences, University of Vienna, Althanstrabe 14 UZAII, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Tel. +43 1 4277 53320; Fax: +43 1 4277 9533
Website: http://www.univie.ac.at/env-geo
Interests: hydrogeology, applied geology, colloids, modelling, inorganic and organic pollutants; colloid bound (contaminant) transport; environmental relevance of engineered nanoparticles; sorption of organic contaminants to heterogeneous geosorbents; behaviour of PAHs in sediments and soils

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. Yung-Tse Hung
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115, USA
Fax: +1 216 6872596
Website: http://facultyprofile.csuohio.edu/csufacultyprofile/detail.cfm?FacultyID=Y_HUNG
Interests: water supply and water treatment; municipal wastewater treatment; industrial waste treatment; hazardous waste treatment; biological waste treatment; water pollution control
Contribution: Special Issue: Science and Technology of Wastewater and Sludge Treatment
Special Issue: Sustainable Wastewater Treatment and Pollution Control

Prof. Dr. David K. Kreamer
Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, USA
Tel. +01 702.895.3553
Website: http://geoscience.unlv.edu/people/davidkkreamer.html
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
Website: http://www.uwindsor.ca/engineering/civil/dr-lalman
Interests: anaerobic microbial processes; bioenergy; environmental biotechnology; wastewater treatment; microbial population dynamics; microbial fuel cell; advanced oxidation processes; photocatalysis; process optimization

Dr. Luc Lambs
EcoLab UMR5245 (CNRS-UPS-INP), 118 route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse cedex 09, France
Tel. +33 5 61 55 89 21; Fax: +33 5 61 55 89 10
Website: http://www.ecolab.omp.eu/profils/LAMBS_Luc
Interests: trees and water cycle; riparian forest; mangrove; isotope tracing (18O, D); dendrochronology; bioremediation
Contribution: Special Issue: Water Origin in Wet Areas and River Basins: Characteristics and Availability for Trees

Dr. Gregory L. Leslie
UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
Tel. +61 2 9385 6092; Fax: +61 2 9385 5966
Website: http://www.membrane.unsw.edu.au/staff/gleslie.asp
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

Dr. Baikun Li
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
Tel. +1 860 486 2339
Website: http://www.engr.uconn.edu/~baikun/
Interests: environmental biotechnology; bioenergy production; water and wastewater treatment
Contribution: Special Issue: Energy Generation and Savings in Water/Wastewater Treatment

Prof. Dr. Henry Lin
Department of Ecosystem Science and Management, The Pennsylvania State University, 116 ASI, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Website: http://ecosystems.psu.edu/directory/hul3
Interests: Hydropedology; soil moisture; soil hydrology; soil physics; hillslope hydrology; catchment hydrology; sensor network

Dr. John Loughrin
Animal Waste Management Unit, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 230 Bennett Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42104, USA
Tel. +1 270 781 2579 235; Fax: +1 270 781 7994
Interests: anaerobic digestion technologies; environmental chemistry; environmental engineering; greenhouse gases; wastewater management

Prof. Dr. Athanasios Loukas
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Thessaly, 38334 Volos, Greece
Tel. +30-2421074168; Fax: +30-2421074169
Website: http://www.civ.uth.gr/CV/5-en.pdf
Interests: surface hydrology; water resources management and engineering; climate change impacts on hydrology and water resources; extreme hydrological events (floods and droughts)
Contribution: Special Issue: Managing Water Resources and Development in a Changing Climate
Special Issue: Flood Estimation and Analysis in a Variable and Changing Environment

Prof. Dr. Jay R. Lund
Center for Watershed Sciences, Environmental Engineering, University of California - Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Tel. +1 530 752 5671; Fax: +1 530 754 9364
Website: http://cee.engr.ucdavis.edu/faculty/lund/
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. Clelia Luisa Marti
Centre for Water Research, The University of Western Australia M023, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley 6009, Western Australia, Australia
Tel. +61 8 6488 3527; Fax: +61 8 6488 3053
Website: http://www.cwr.uwa.edu.au/
Interests: field-oriented physical limnology; environmental fluid dynamics; lake hydrodynamics; biogeochemical hotspots; physical-biological coupling in aquatic environments; sediment transport; river mechanics

Dr. Fabio Masi
IRIDRA Srl, Via La Marmora 51, 50121, Florence, Italy
Tel. +39 055 470729; Fax: +39 055 475593
Website: http://www.iridra.com/index_eng.htm
Interests: constructed wetlands for water pollution control; sustainable water management; sustainable urban drainage systems; diffuse pollution; fate of pollutants; pollutant degradation pathways
Contribution: Special Issue: Sustainable Urban Water Management

Prof. Dr. Jeffrey J. McDonnell
Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, 11 Innovation Boulevard, Saskatoon, SK S7N 3H5, Canada
Website: http://www.cof.orst.edu/cof/fe/watershd/
Interests: hillslope hydrology; isotope tracing; watershed hydrology; forest hydrology

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
Tel. +61 8 830 20887; Fax: +61 8 830 20992

Prof. Dr. Sharon B. Megdal
Water Resources Research Center, The University of Arizona 350 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
Tel. +1 520 621-9591; Fax: +1 520 792-8518
Website: http://wrrc.arizona.edu
Interests: water management; water policy; ecosystem restoration; groundwater recharge; water supplies for growing regions; water transactions; trans-border water assessments and management
Contribution: Special Issue: Policy and Economics of Managed Aquifer Recharge and Water Banking

Dr. Wayne O'Connor
Port Stephens Fisheries Institute, Locked bag 1, Nelson Bay, NSW, 2315, Australia
Website: http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/research/staff/wayne-oconnor
Interests: aquaculture and environmental impacts; bioremediation; climate change impacts and adaptation; aquatic ecotoxicology

Prof. Dr. David Polya
School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Tel. +44 1612 753818; Fax: +44 1613 069361
Website: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/david.polya/
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

Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Püttmann
J.W. Goethe University, Institute of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Department of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, Altenhöferallee 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Website: http://www.geo.uni-frankfurt.de/iau/umwelt/Mit_Puettmann.html
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

Dr. Ataur Rahman
Civil and Environmental Engineering School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics University of Western Sydney Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
Tel. +61 2 4736 0145; Fax: +61 2 4736 0833
Website: http://www.uws.edu.au/staff_profiles/uws_profiles/doctor_ataur_rahman
Interests: hydrology; rainfall runoff; rainwater harvesting; flood; water demand forecasting; water sensitive urban design; water quality

Prof. Dr. Richard Skeffington
Department of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Reading, PO Box 227, Reading, RG6 6DW, UK
Tel. +44 118 378 7323
Website: http://www.reading.ac.uk/ges/Aboutus/Staff/r-a-skeffington.aspx
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

Dr. Kevin Strychar
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
Tel. +616 331 8796
Interests: climate change; aquatic and marine ecology; flow cytometry; aquaculture and environmental impacts; invasive species; benthic ecology

Dr. Chedly Tizaoui
College of Engineering, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
Tel. +44 1792 606841
Website: http://www.swan.ac.uk/staff/academic/engineering/tizaouic/
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
Tel. +61 7 3214 2698; Fax: +61 7 3214 2308
Website: http://www.csiro.au/people/Simon.Toze.html
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. Davide Viaggi
University of Bologna, Department of Agricultural Sciences, Viale Fanin, 50, 40127 Bologna, Italy
Website: http://www.unibo.it/docenti/davide.viaggi
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
Contribution: Special Issue: Water Policy
Special Issue: Water Policy, Productivity and Economic Efficiency

Prof. Dr. Mark Williams
Department of Geography and Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Website: http://snobear.colorado.edu/Markw/mark.html
Interests: mountain hydrology, biogeochemistry, snow, ice

Prof. Dr. Jun Xu
Department of Environmental Studies, School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Website: http://www.rnr.lsu.edu/people/xu/default.htm
Interests: watershed hydrology; coastal hydrology; erosion and sediment transport; water quality; GIS and RS applications in water resources

Dr. Tingju Zhu
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2033 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA
Tel. +1 202 862 5624; Fax: +1 202 467 4439
Website: http://www.ifpri.org/staffprofile/tingju-zhu
Interests: water resources management; global hydrology and water use; climate change impacts and adaptations; water for food; irrigation; floods and droughts; water policy

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