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Section Board for 'Soil-Sediment-Water Systems' (40)

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Prof. Dr. Paul Bardos
r3 Environmental Technology Limited, Read, UK
Interests: land and brownfields; waste treatment and risk management; particularly biological treatment technologies; sustainability assessment; soil and water issues
Dr. Pedro Berliner
French Associates Institute for Agriculture and Biotechnology of Drylands, Jacob Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba 84990, Israel
Interests: irrigation; soil science; environmental plant physiology; agrometeorology; runoff
Dr. Mark A. Chappell
U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, USA
Interests: research elucidating the uniqueness of the soil solid phase in terms of developing a new formulation theory; and formalizing that theory using compositional data analysis and machine learning
Dr. Yiyun Chen
Associate Professor of School of Resource and Environmental Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China
Interests: soil security; Anthropocene; VNIR spectroscopy; spatial data analysis; digital soil mapping
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Prof. Dr. Nicholas B. Comerford
Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32603, USA
Interests: forest soils; soil phosphorus; soil-root dynamics; tropical soils; soil carbon
Dr. Claude Doussan
INRAE, UMR 1114 EMMAH, Domaine Saint Paul, INRAE Centre de Recherche PACA, 228 Route de l’Aérodrome, CS 40509, Domaine Saint-Paul, Site Agroparc, 84914 Avignon, France
Interests: soil hydrology; soil-root interactions; geophysics
Dr. Deirdre Dragovich
Associate Professor, School of Geosciences F09, The University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
Interests: soil erosion; land degradation; catchment hydrology; arid lands; erosion management; environmental geomorphology
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Dr. Dionisios Gasparatos
Department of Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: land degradation; pedology; agricultural land management; soil classification; soil contamination; restoration; remediation; organic farming and land use; environmental chemistry and geochemistry; soil fertility and plant nutrition; geology; mineralogy
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Dr. Chang Liang
Pollutant Inventories and Reporting Division, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Quebec, QC J8X 4C6, Canada
Interests: soil nitrous oxide emissions; soil C sequestration; soil carbon and nitrogen cycling; carbon footprint of field crops
Dr. Bao-Luo Ma
Ottawa Research and Development Centre, Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6, Canada
Interests: soil nitrous oxide emissions; soil C sequestration; carbon footprint of field crops; soil C and N cycling
Prof. Dr. Amrakh I. Mamedov
1. Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University, Tottori 680-0001, Japan
2. Institute of Botany, ANAS, Baku AZ1073, Azerbaijan
Interests: soil and water management; soil and water conservation; soil physics; soil quality; irrigation; salt-affected soils
Dr. Lulseged D. Tamene
International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Addis Ababa P.O. Box 5689, Ethiopia
Interests: landscape ecology; land degradation; restoration; system analysis; geospatial analysis
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Dr. Guangju Zhao
Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Northwest A & F University, Yangling 712100, China
Interests: soil conservation; land degradation; hydrology; soil erosion; soil and water conservation
Dr. Oren Ackermann
Institute of Archaeology, Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology Ariel University, P.O.B. 3, Ariel 4070000, Israel
Interests: geoarchaeology; portable OSL; paleoanthropocene; cultural landscape; anthropogenic soils, landscape archaeology; climate change and ancient societies; geomorphology, ecogeomorphology
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Prof. Dr. Gabriele Broll
Institute of Geography, Osnabrück University, Seminarstraße 19 a/b, 49074 Osnabrück, Germany
Interests: soil ecology; soil protection; sustainable land management; climate change; physical geography
Dr. Vincent Chaplot
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, 13000 Marseille, France
Interests: soil erosion; carbon; land degradation; rehabilitation
Prof. Dr. Vladislav Chrastný
Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Kamýcká 129, Czech Republic
Interests: environmetal analytical methods; biogeochemistry of metals in soil-water-sediment system; isotope tracing methods
Dr. Sophie Cornu
Centre Europeen de Recherche et d'Enseignement des Geosciences de l'Environnement, Coll France, 75231 Paris, France
Interests: Pedogenesis; moddeling; soil chemistry and mineralogy; impact of human activities and climate change on soil evolution; soil sci
Prof. Dr. Richard Cruse
Iowa Water Center, Agronomy Department, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-1051, USA
Interests: soil and crop management; applied soil physics; soil fertility; soil physical properties; soil and water conservation; crop growth and yield
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Dr. Ioannis N. Daliakopoulos
Department of Agriculture, Hellenic Mediterranean University, 71410 Heraklion, Greece
Interests: sustainable management of waste and natural resources
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Prof. Dr. Mark Fitzsimons
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Interests: biogeochemistry; marine pollution; freshwater pollution; eutrophication; emerging contaminants; nutrients
Dr. Angelinus Franke
Academic Head of Department of Soil, Crop and Climate Sciences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein 9301, South Africa
Interests: nutrient cycling; nitrogen fixation; irrigated agriculture; resource use efficiencies in agriculture; agricultural sustainability
Dr. Claude Hammecker
Institute of Research for Development IRD, UMR LISAH, 2 place Viala, 34060 Montpellier, France
Interests: soil physics; water quality; biochar; soil fertility; saline soils
Dr. Nigussie Haregeweyn
International Platform for Dryland Research and Education, Tottori University, 1390 Hamasaka, Tottori 680-0001, Japan
Interests: land degradation; soil erosion; land use change; sustainable land management; land productivity; ecosystem services
Prof. Dr. Katharina Helming
Leibniz-Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF e.V.), 15374 Müncheberg, Germany
Interests: sustainability assessment; multifunctional land use; soil conservation; landscape synthesis
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Prof. Dr. Krish Jayachandran
Institute of Environment, Earth and Environment Department, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: wetlands soil characterization; restoration ecology; nutrient cycling and soil quality in wetland and upland systems; microbial diversity and activity in surface and subsurface soils; pesticide degradation, transport, and potential groundwater contamination; isolation and characterization of pesticide-degrading microorganisms; biocontrol of invasive plant species; bioenergy and microbial hydrogen production; marine and freshwater toxins and microbial degradation; pathogen tracking and remediation measures; antibiotic resistance in the environment; bioremediation (plant–microbe-based system) of organic contaminants in soil and water; physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and biological interactions of arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi
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Prof. Dr. Cezary Kabala
Institute of Soil Science and Environmental Protection, Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences, 50-357 Wrocław, Poland
Interests: soil; environmental analysis; environmental impact assessment; soil carbon; soil Science; soil chemistry; soil analysis
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Dr. Evan Kane
College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Michigan Technological University, Forest Service Building 123, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Interests: soil carbon; plant/soil relationships; decomposition; dissolved organic carbon; wildfire; black carbon
Prof. Dr. Aleksei Konoplev
Institute of Environmental Radioactivity at Fukushima University, Fukushima Prefecture, Fukushima 960-1296, Japan
Interests: environmental chemistry; radioecology; behavior of radionuclides in the environment; water quality; speciation; transformation
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Dr. Nikos Koutsias
Department of Environmental Engineering, University of Patras, G. Seferi 2,GR-30100 Agrinio, Greece
Interests: geoinformatics on wildland fires; natural disasters and landscape ecology; applied multivariate methods, geostatistics and point pattern analysis with special emphasis on spatio-temporal analysis of wildland fire ignition points; positional uncertainty and data modeling
Dr. Manuel López-Vicente
Subdivision Soil, Water and Land Use, Wageningen Environmental Research (WER), 6708 PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
Interests: soil erosion; soil water content; runoff yield; sediment connectivity; predicting models; nutrient delivery; soil organic carbon; land use change; cover crops; woody crops; forest plantation
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Dr. Agata Novara
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Dipartimento Scienze Agrarie e Forestali, Università Degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, Edificio 4, Ingresso H, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: soil carbon dynamics; soil erosion; land degradation
Dr. Jesús Ruiz-Fernández
Department of Geography, University of Oviedo, Calle Amparo Pedregal s/n, 33003 Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
Interests: glacial and periglacial geomorphology; paleoenviroments; Quaternary; Holocene; soils in polar and mountain environments, sedimentary records; charcoal analysis; permafrost; Antarctica
Dr. Enrique Serrano Cañadas
Department of Geography, Universidad de Valladolid, 47002 Valladolid, Spain
Interests: geomorphology; glacial and periglacial geomorphology; mountain environments; permafrost; geoheritage
Prof. Dr. Sebastiano Trevisani
University IUAV of Venice, 30123 Venezia, Italy
Interests: environmental geology; engineering geology; hydrogelogy; geostatistics; geomorphometry; computational methods in earth sciences
Dr. Lea Wittenberg
Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa 3498838, Israel
Interests: fire effects on soils; wildfires in the Mediterranean; soil erosion
Prof. Dr. Wojciech Zgłobicki
Institute of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Maria Curie Sklodowska University, 20-718 Lublin, Poland
Interests: hillslope geomorphology; geochemistry; heavy metals; geotourism; geoheritage; landscape ecology; soil and gully erosion
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