Section Editors

Section Board for 'Water Use and Irrigation' (23)

Please see the section webpage for more information on this section.

Prof. Dr. Stanley J. Miklavcic
Website
Phenomics and Bioinformatics Research Centre, School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes SA 5095, Australia
Interests: plant biophysics; mathematical modelling; water and solute transport; salt stress; plant and crop phenotyping
Dr. Saseendran S. Anapalli
Website
USDA Agricultural Research Service, Stoneville, MS 38776, USA
Interests: cropping systems modeling; water availability and watershed management; effective water management in agriculture
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Prof. Dr. Salvatore Camposeo
Website
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Science, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Via Amendola 165/A, 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: fruit quality; horticulture; irrigation; phenolic compounds; plant physiology; agriculture; soil; wastewater; antioxidant activity; polyphenols
Dr. Paola A. Deligios
Website
Department of Agriculture, Division of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Sassari, Viale Italia 39, 07100 Sassari, Italy
Interests: crop modelling; climate change impacts; cropping systems; organic agriculture
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Alejandro Galindo
Website
Department of Agroforestry Science. University of Seville, Ctra. Utrera Km 1, 41013 Seville, Spain
Interests: irrigation management; deficit irrigation; climate change; plant ecophysiology; water stress; water relations; water footprint; water use efficiency; water productivity; water saving; droughts and water scarcity; plant nutrition; evapotranspiration and plant modelling
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Philippe Debaeke
Website
INRA (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique), UMR AGIR, CS 52627, 31326 Castanet-Tolosan, France
Interests: interaction genotype by environment; crop modeling; cropping systems; water management; integrated crop protection; sunflower
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Prof. Dr. Paul A. Ty Ferré
Website
Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Science, University of Arizona, 1133 E. James E. Rogers Way, JW Harshbarger Building, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Interests: vadose zone hydrology; measurement network optimization; model-based decision support; hydrology and water resources
Dr. David Uriarte Hernandez
Website
Department of Horticulture, Centre for Research and Technological Development of Extremadura (CICYTEX), Badajoz, Spain
Interests: agriculture; irrigation and water relationships; crop management; viticulture
Dr. Brian Eugene Jackson
Website
Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27697-7609, USA
Interests: Wood substrates; Bark substrates; Engineering raw materials; Substrate particle dynamics; Substrate Hydrology; Container plant root growth; Substrate analytical methods
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Carmelo Maucieri
Website
Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment, University of Padova, 35122 Padova, Italy
Interests: aquaponics; wastewater agriculture use; organic fertilization; biomass production; urban farming; constructed wetlands; soil greenhouse gas emissions
Dr. Camilla Pandolfi
Website
DAGRI University of Florence
Interests: plants; plant biology; plant physiology; plant environmental; stress physiology; plant ecology; biomechanics; physiology horticulture; botany; ecology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. C. Dionisio Pérez-Blanco
Website
IME Business School & Department of Economics and Economic History, Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Interests: hydroeconomics; economic calibrated models; mathematical programming; system analysis; water scarcity; droughts
Prof. Dr. Maurizio Borin
Website
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and the Environment, University of Padova, Padova, Veneto, Italy
Interests: agriculture water relationships; water quality and irrigation; controlled drainage; ecosystem services; aquaponics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Anna Tedeschi
Website
Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources (IBBR), National Research Council of Italy-CNR, 80055 Portici, Naples, Italy
Interests: soil salinity; saline water; crop production; abiotic stress; irrigation management; water use efficiency; sustainable agriculture; horticultural and fiber crops
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Luigi Manfrini
Website
Department of Agri-Food Sciences and Technologies, University of Bologna | UNIBO, Viale Fanin 44, 40127 Bologna, Italy
Interests: plant biology; plant physiology; environment; geostatistical analysis; remote sensing; spatial statistics; irrigation; plant environmental stress physiology; plant ecology; abiotic stress tolerance
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Belen Gallego-Elvira
Website
Agricultural Engineering Department, Technical University of Cartagena, Paseo Alfonso XIII, 48, 30203 Cartagena, Spain
Interests: water management; evapotranspiration; smart irrigation; non-conventional water resources; desalination
Dr. Phil Eberbach
Website
School of Agricultural and Wine sciences Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Interests: measuring and managing of evapotranspiration by agricultural systems; manipulation of systems water balance through the retention and management of crop residues and the implications for biomass production and crop yield; influence of evaporative flux on the microclimate of agricultural crops; factors by which high temperatures impacts can be avoid in irrigated rice systems; long term climatic changes in south eastern Australia; managing agricultural cropping systems to improve water use and reduce deep percolation losses
Dr. Cristina Patanè
Website
CNR-Istituto per la BioEconomia (IBE), Sede Secondaria di Catania, Via P. Gaifami 18, 95126 Catania, Italy
Interests: seed germination;sustainable use of irrigation water; crop management; fruit quality; biomass crops
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Pasquale Losciale
Website
Department of Soil, Plant, and Food Sciences, University of Bari “Aldo Moro” | UNIBA, Via Amendola 165/A, 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: leaf functioning; water relations; abiotic stresses; photo-protection; plan-based indices; fruit growth; bio-diversity; temperate fruit trees
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Philip R. Ward
Website
CSIRO Agriculture and Food, Private Bag 5, PO Wembley, WA 6913, Australia
Interests: crop and pasture water use; dryland water use efficiency; mixed farming systems; nutrient cycling; sustainable production
Dr. Brunella Morandi
Website
Department of Agri-Food Sciences and Technologies, University of Bologna | UNIBO, Viale Fanin 44, 40127 Bologna, Italy
Interests: irrigation; source-sink relationship; fruit growth; fruit tree ecophysiology; water relation; fruit quality
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Dr. Amor V.M. Ines
Website
Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences, and Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Interests: integrations of advanced modeling techniques; in-situ/proximal/remote sensing; advanced climate information for decision supports for agriculture and water management; agricultural models; agricultural production system
Dr. Huihui Zhang
Website
Water Management and System Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
Interests: irrigation water management; remote sensing; crop water use; ET modeling
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Back to TopTop