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Dr. Eduardo Aguilera
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CEIGRAM Research Centre for the Management of Agricultural and Environmental Risks, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: agroecology; food systems; greenhouse gas emission accounting; soil organic carbon; life cycle assessment; nitrogen cycle; energy analysis
Prof. Dr. Luca Brillante
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Department of Viticulture and Enology, California State University Fresno, Fresno, CA 93740, USA
Interests: viticulture; grapevine physiology; digital agriculture; precision agriculture; modelling; plant-soil relationships; irrigation; sensors; artificial intelligence and robotics
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Dr. Shibao Chen
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Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China
Interests: mechanism of transfer and translocation of metals in soil-plant system; ecological risk of heavy metals in polluted soil; environmental thresholds of heavy metals in soils
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Prof. Dr. Park Jin Hee
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Department of Environmental and Biological Chemistry, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju 28644, Korea
Interests: redox sensitive metal chemistry in soil; remediation of metal contaminated soil; plant stress monitoring using plant electrical signal; sustainable agricultural practice
Dr. Flore Mas
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Biosecurity Group, The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 4704, Christchurch Mail Centre, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
Interests: chemical ecology; behavioural ecology; integrated pest management; pest control; insect monitoring; semiochemicals; pollination; insect-plant interaction; biosecurity; surveillance
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Dr. Adriana Najar-Rodriguez
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Biosecurity Group, The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 4704, Christchurch Mail Centre, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
Interests: chemical ecology; plant-insect-natural enemies interactions; climate change; insect sensing; biosecurity; integrated pest management
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Dr. Cameron M. Pittelkow
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Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Interests: agronomy; nutrient management; cropping systems analysis; GHG emissions; resource-use efficiencies; sustainable intensification
Dr. Emanuele Radicetti
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Department of Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Agricultural Sciences (DOCPAS), University of Ferrara, 44121 Ferrara, Italy
Interests: sustainable food production; sustainable cultivation; environmental-friendly agricultural practices
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Prof. Dr. Thomas Barfoed Randrup
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Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE-234 22 Lomma, Sweden
Interests: use and management of urban open spaces; landscape governance; strategy and policy making; nature-based solutions
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Prof. Dr. Jun-Ichi Sakagami
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Department of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima 890-0065, Japan
Interests: alkaline and acidic stress; genetic diversity; drought; crop modeling; extreme temperatures stress; flooding and oxidative stress; priming; rationing; salinity
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Prof. Dr. Iris Vermeir
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Department of marketing, innovation & organization, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Interests: environmental sustainable consumption; consumer psychology; food consumption; behavioral economics; attitude-behavioral gap
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Prof. Dr. Riccardo Guidetti
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Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences—Production, Landscape, Agroenergy, Università degli Studi di Milano, via Celoria 2, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: standards for food chain; sustainability; technology for food assessment; food production plants; life cycle thinking approach; sustainability of new technology; foodservice technology; not destructive techniques for quality assessment
Prof. Dr. Giorgio Prosdocimi Gianquinto
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Dept. Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Bologna, Viale G. Fanin 44 (4th floor, room A17), 40127 Bologna, Italy
Interests: plant nutrition; optimization of fertilization in horticulture; remote sensing; soilless crops; vertical farming; quality of vegetables; urban horticulture
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Dr. Catello Pane
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Consiglio per la Ricerca in Agricoltura e l’Analisi dell’Economia Agraria, Centro di Ricerca Orticoltura e Florovivaismo, via Cavalleggeri 25, I-84098 Pontecagnano Faiano (SA), Italy
Interests: plant pathology; biological control of plant diseases; digital tools applied to plant disease management; ecology of soil-borne plant disease; sustainable disease management; suppressive soil amendments; antagonistic microbial strains
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Dr. Geir Steinheim
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Dept. Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Faculty of Biosciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway
Interests: small ruminants; livestock production systems; pasture systems; genotype*environment interaction; quantitative genetics
Prof. Dr. Francisco S Tortosa
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Department of Zoology, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
Interests: conservation biology; agroecosystems biodiversity; game biology; alien species introduction
Dr. Rimjhim Aggarwal
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School of Sustainability, Arizona State University, PO Box 875502, Tempe, AZ 85287-5502, USA
Interests: water governance; water economics; water and urbaniza-tion; water as human right; food–energy–water nexus
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Dr. Christopher Brewster
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Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, Anna van Buerenplein 1, NL-2595 DA The Hague, The Netherlands
Interests: sustainable agriculture and food systems; ICT in agrifood; environmental and social impact of technologies in agrifood; data science and AI in sustainable agriculture
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Dr. Lewis Holloway
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School of Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX, UK
Interests: sustainable farming and food systems; alternative food networks; agricultural technologies; farm animal ethics and welfare; agri-environmental issues
Dr. Meng Wang
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Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China
Interests: heavy metal uptake, translocation, and accumulation in soil–plant systems; ecological risk assessment and remediation of contaminated agricultural soils
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Prof. Dr. Hossein Azadi
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Department of Geography, Ghent University, Krijgslaan 281 S8, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Interests: land and food policies; land governance; food security; agrarian change; resilient agriculture; sustainable livelihood; vulnerability
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Dr. Rosa Binimelis
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Agroecology and Food Systems for Social Transformation, Universitat de Vic, 08500 Vic, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: agroecology; food sovereignty; ecological economics; participatory action research; socio-economics aspects of biotechnologies; food justice; food policy and governance; science/policy interface
Dr. Sara Bosi
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Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences - Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, 40126 Bologna BO, Italy
Interests: the main research activities carried out concern studies of the expression of functional and nutraceutical compounds produced by species of agricultural interest (mainly legumes and cereals), in relation to the agronomic technique adopted and environmental factors (mainly abiotic stress)
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Caracciolo
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Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, 80055 Naples, Italy
Interests: development economics; food economics; ecosystem services; rural development; sustainable consumption
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Prof. Dr. Michael S. Carolan
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Professor of Sociology and Associate Dean for Research, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
Interests: food security; food consumption; behavioral change; sustainable agriculture; local and regional food systems
Prof. Dr. Elio Dinuccio
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Department of Agriculture, Forest and Food Science, Div. Agro-Forestry and Environmental Engineering, University of Turin, Grugliasco (TO), Italy
Interests: bioenergy; biomass energy conversion technologies; biofuel; biomass supply chain and logistics; feedstocks pre-treatments; agro-industrial wastes; agricultural reuse of by-products from biomass energy conversion; particulate matter, ammonia, and greenhouse gas emissions monitoring and control
Prof. Dr. Aitazaz A. Farooque
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Department of Engineering School of Sustainable Design Engineering, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PE C1A4P3, Canada
Interests: precision agriculture; sensing and control systems; deep learning; variable rate technologies; environmental sustainability
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Dr. Adele Finco
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Department of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 60121 Ancona AN, Italy
Interests: sustainable agriculture; sustainable development; agricultural economics and policy; agro environmental policy; precision agriculture; circular economy; food supply chains sustainability; renewable energy
Prof. Dr. Michael A. Fullen
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Faculty of Science and Engineering, The University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton WV1 1LY, UK
Interests: soil erosion; soil conservation; desertification; desert reclamation; soil system dynamics
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Prof. Dr. Ilkka Leinonen
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Natural Resources Institute Finland, Latokartanonkaari 9, FI-00790 Helsinki, Finland
Interests: environmental life cycle assessment; ecosystem ecology; global carbon dynamics; plant and animal ecophysiology; systems modelling
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Dr. Luigi Ledda
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Department of Agriculture, Section of Agronomy, Herbaceous Crops and Genetics, University of Sassari, Viale Italia n. 39, 07100 Sassari, Italy
Interests: agroecosystems sustainability; water-food-energy nexus; precision agriculture; water management; organic agriculture; nutrient cycling and organic matter; ecosystem services
Dr. José Manuel Mirás-Avalos
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Centro de Investigación y Tecnología Agroalimentaria de Aragón (CITA), Unidad de Suelos y Riegos (asociada a EEAD-CSIC), Av. Montañana, Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: irrigation; crop modeling; sustainable agriculture; plant ecophysiology; soil management and quality; viticulture; fruit trees; crop water requirements; biodiversity; ecology
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Prof. Dr. Cristiana Peano
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Department of Agricultural, Forestry and Food Sciences, Università degli Studi di Torino, 10124 Torino, Italy
Interests: sustainability assessment of food environmental and social sustainability; agroecology; biodiversity conservation; landscape conservation and development; circular economy; postharvest technologies; fruit quality
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Prof. Dr. Gunilla Almered Olsson
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School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Box 700, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
Interests: food systems sustainability; urban-rural links; bio-cultural diversity; transition movement; human-nature links
Dr. Luigi Roselli
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Dip. di Scienze Agro-Ambientali e Territoriali (DiSAAT) Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” Via Giovanni Amendola, 165/A 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: agricultural economics and policy; food supply chains sustainability; consumer studies; circular economy
Prof. Dr. Francesco Orsini
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DISTAL, Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences Alma Mater Studiorum, Bologna University, Viale Fanin 44, Bologna, Italy
Interests: vegetable crops; vertical farming; rooftop farms; hydroponics; greenhouse crop management
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Prof. Dr. Suren Kulshreshtha
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College of Agriculture and Bioresources, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A8, Canada
Interests: greenhouse gas emission mitigation; drought economic impact assessment; water resources and irrigation; environmental valuation
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Prof. Dr. Harvey S. James, Jr.
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Division of Applied Social Sciences, University of Missouri 146 Mumford Hall, Columbia, MO, USA
Interests: sustainability; fairness; trust; institutions and governance; market power; consumer and producer well-being; food security
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Dr. Francesco Sottile
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Department of Architecture, University of Palermo, 90133 Palermo, Italy
Interests: biodiversity conservation; Mediterranean fruit tree species; agroecology; circular economy; sustainable food system
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Prof. Dr. Lassi Linnanen
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Department of Sustainability Science, Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology, Mukkulankatu 19, 15210 Lahti, Finland
Interests: sustainability science; transition management; environmental economics and policy; sustainability assessment of food and energy systems
Prof. Dr. Basant Maheshwari *
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Dean's Unit School of Science, Western Sydney University, Penrith, Australia
Interests: water resources management; Irrigation; environmental sustainability; water security; water reuse; urban water
* Special Issue: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/water_resources_management
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Dr. Kevin Murphy
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Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Washington State University, 257W Johnson Hall, PO Box 646420, Pullman, WA 99164, USA
Interests: farmer participatory research of organic hop cropping systems in the Yakima Valley; organic wheat breeding; perennial wheat breeding and agronomy
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Prof. Dr. Thomas A. Trabold
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Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Rochester Institute of Technology, 111 Lomb Memorial Drive 81-2169, Rochester, NY 14623, USA
Interests: sustainable food production; food waste-to-energy conversion; sustainable energy systems; fuel cells
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Dr. Márcio Carocho
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Centro de Investigação de Montanha (CIMO), Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Campus de Santa Apolónia, 5300-253 Bragança, Portugal
Interests: chemistry of natural products; nutraceuticals and functional foods; technology of natural products; engineering of protective food products with natural compounds
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Prof. Dr. Andy Herring
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Department of Animal Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: ruminant livestock production systems and value chains; responsible use of grazing livestock for resource management and poverty reduction; improved livelihoods through improved ruminant livestock production; conservation genetics of cattle and related species; holistic livestock breeding systems
Dr. Brent Jacobs
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Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, NSW 2007, Australia
Interests: climate change adaptation, vulnerability, adaptive capacity, transformation, climate change governance, natural resource management
Dr. Marco Manzone
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Department of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences, Università degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
Interests: agricultural mechanization; tractors; trialers; transportation; maize sowing machines; planters machines; forestry mechanization; cable crane; forestry winchs; hippers; biomass production; woodchip storage; energy evaluation; hourly costs; working times; working rate; working capacity; fuel consumption
Prof. Dr. Tek Maraseni
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Natural Resources Management and Environmental Economics, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia
Interests: carbon management; forestry;carbon trading; natural resources management
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Dr. Rajan Ghimire
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Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003, USA
Interests: soil carbon sequestration; soil health; sustainable agriculture; nutrient cycling; soil organic matter; greenhouse gas emissions
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Dr. Primo Proietti
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Dipartimento Scienze Agrarie, Alimentari e Forestali, Università di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Edificio 4 Ingresso H, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: soil fertility; agriculture environment; plant physiology; sustainable agriculture
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Prof. Dr. Jeff Sayer
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Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
Interests: biodiversity; communities and livelihoods; forest policy; land-use change; sustainability; tropical landscapes and livelihoods
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School of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
Interests: ecophysiology; plant-animal interactions; social-ecological systems; Integrated Pest Management; entomology; sustainable development
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Prof. Dr. Dilip Nandwani
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Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN 37209, USA
Interests: vegetable production (organic & conventional); sustainable horticulture; tropical fruits; roots & tubers; organic certification; micropropagation; international agriculture development
Prof. Dr. Clement Tisdell
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School of Economics, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
Interests: agricultural economics; economic development and growth; economic theory; environment and resource economics; industry economics and industrial organization; microeconomic theory; wildlife conservation
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Dr. Giuseppe Todde
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Department of Agricultural Science, University of Sassari, Viale Italia 39, 07100 Sassari, Italy
Interests: energy and environmental impact of dairy farms; environmental sustainability of agricultural systems: energy and environmental performance of photovoltaic irrigation systems; precision livestock farming; wearable technologies; mechanization of livestock farms; smart glasses for augmented reality; logistics of milk collection; life cycle assessment; direct and indirect energy analysis of livestock farms
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Dr. Maria Wurzinger
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Divison of Livestock Sciences, Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems, BOKU - University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, A-1180 Vienna, Austria
Interests: agricultural sustainability; community-based breeding programs; livestock systems; systems modelling; inter- and transdisciplinary research; participatory research methods
Prof. Dr. David Zilberman
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Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
Interests: marketing; biotechnology; water; risk management; biofuels; natural resources; agricultural and environmental policy; the economics of innovation
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Dr. Michael Blanke
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INRES- Horticultural Science, University of Bonn, Auf dem Hügel 6, D-53121 Bonn, Germany
Interests: sustainable horticulture; sustainable apple /grapevine production; carbon footprint; water footprint; LCA; smallhold farmers; climate change
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Dr. Mariolina Gullì
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Department of Chemistry, Life Sciences and Environmental Sustainability, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11/A, 43124 Parma, Italy
Interests: agriculture sustainability; effects of environmental changes on food production and quality; biotechnology; plant breeding
Prof. Dr. C. Ronald Carroll
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Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Interests: conservation biology; sustainable development; plant-animal interactions; forest regeneration; invasive species
Dr. Anna Irene De Luca
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Department of Agricultural Sciences (AGRARIA), Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria, 89122 Reggio Calabria, Italy
Interests: sustainable food production; life cycle methodologies; participatory research methods; agriculture and food systems; agricultural economics and rural development; circular economy; multicriteria decision analysis; rural tourism; local development, food and gastronomy
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Prof. Dr. Sean Clark
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Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Berea College, Berea, KY 40404, USA
Interests: agroecology; food systems; cropping systems; soil quality; pest management; entomology; horticulture; climate change mitigation
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Prof. Dr. Gabriele Loris Beccaro
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Department of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences - University of Torino Largo Braccini, 2, 10095 Grugliasco (TO), Italy
Interests: agricultural sustainability; food security; agronomy; arboriculture; agrobiodiversity conservation; sustainable rural developement
Prof. Dr. Julio Berbel
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Agricultural Economics, Rabanales University Campus, University of Córdoba, 14014 Cordoba, Spain
Interests: agricultural economics; water policy; bioeconomy; environmental economics
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Prof. Dr. Lars Olav Eik
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Department of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric), Faculty of Landscape and Society, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Oslo, Norway
Interests: animal nutrition; small ruminant production systems; animal husbandry
Dr. Harpinder Sandhu
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School of Natural and Built Environments, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Interests: sustainable agriculture; organic farming; theory and practice of ecosystem services; true cost accounting in agriculture, agroecology; rural ssociety and environment interactions
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Prof. Dr. Pietro Santamaria
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Department of Agricultural and Environmental Science, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Via Amendola 165/A, 70120 Bari, Italy
Interests: agrobiodiversity; vegetable production; greenhouse production; plant nutrition; soilless culture; vegetable quality; nitrate
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Dr. Zakaria Solaiman
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UWA School of Agriculture and Environment, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
Interests: biochar; compost; soil health; mycorrhizal symbiosis; soil contaminants; medicinal plants; agronomy
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Dr. Luciano Cavani
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Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Interests: soil fertility assessment; soil biochemistry; fertilizers; agro-industrial by-products characterization and use in agriculture; the relationships between agronomic management (i.e. tillage; crop rotations; intercropping; fertilization) and soil functionality; soil quality; soil management; recycling of organic wastes in agriculture; soil organic matter; fertilizers
Dr. Claus G. Sørensen
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Department of Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, Aarhus University, 8200 Århus N, Denmark
Interests: operations and production management; information and communication technology; smart farming, system analyses; sustainability of innovative technologies
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Prof. Dr. Luigi Cembalo
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Dept. of Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Economics and Policy Group, University of Naples Federico II (ITA), Naples, Italy
Interests: circular economy; agricultural economics; innovation management in agrifood systems
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Prof. Dr. Robert Costanza
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Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University, Canberra 2600, Australia
Interests: transdisciplinary integration; systems ecology; ecological economics; landscape ecology; ecological modelling; ecological design; energy analysis; environmental policy; social traps; incentive structures and institutions
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Prof. Dr. Martha M. Bakker
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Environmental Sciences Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Interests: ecological networks; spatial planning; agent-based modelling; land use modelling
Prof. Dr. Stefania De Pascale
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Department of Agricultural Sciences,Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, 80138 Napoli NA, Italy
Interests: open field vegetable production; greenhouse production; sustainable water and nutrition management; hydroponic systems; crop water and salinity stress-tolerance
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Prof. Dr. Jan Hopmans
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Department of Land, University of California, Davis, Berkeley, CA 95616, USA
Interests: irrigation water management; soil hydrology; soil physics; agricultural sustainability
Biogragh: Jan W. Hopmans is Professor of Vadose Zone Hydrology at the University of California, Davis. His research and teaching focuses on soil hydrology, irrigation water and nutrient management, and climate change impacts on California hydrology. He has about 200 peer-reviewed publications in soil science and water resources journals. He is Fellow of the Soil Science Society of America, the American Geophysical Union, and the American Association of the Advancement of Science (AAAS). He was Chair of the Department of Land, Air and Water Resources and Chief Editor of Vadose Zone Journal. Since 2009, he is serving as Associate Dean for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), being Director of the CAES International Programs since 2015. He was the 2014 President of the Soil Science Society of America. He was Interim Associate Vice Provost of Global Affairs in 2015 and most recently served as the Interim Director of the UC Davis World Food Center in 2016. Since July 2018, he has retired from the University of California.
Prof. Dr. Gerhart U. Ryffel
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Institute of Cell Biology (Cancer Research), Universitätsklinikum Essen, Hufelandstraße 55, 45147 Essen, Germany
Interests: agricultural sustainability; agricultural biotechnology, gene manipulation; gene editing, gene flow, risk assessment; organic farming
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Prof. Dr. Matteo Vittuari
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Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Bologna, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Interests: agricultural and food policy; rural policy; food losses and waste; food chain sustainability; bioenergy economics and policy; behavioral economics; life cycle thinking
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Prof. Dr. Adriano Sofo
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Department of European and Mediterranean Cultures: Architecture, Environment and Cultural Heritage (DiCEM), University of Basilicata, 75100 Matera, Italy
Interests: agricultural and environmental chemistry; environmental botany; soil ecology
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Prof. Dr. Harry W. Palm
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Aquaculture and Sea-Ranching, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Rostock, 18059 Rostock, Germany
Interests: aquaponics; polyponics; integrated aquaculture systems
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Prof. Dr. Andrés Viña
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Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability (CSIS), Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Interests: biodiversity; conservation biology; wildlife habitat modeling; land use/cover change; landscape dynamics; phenology; productivity; remote sensing
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Prof. Dr. Alexander Wezel
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ISARA, Research unit Agroecology and Environment, Lyon, France
Interests: agroecology, biodiversity management, agroecosystem management, result-oriented agri-environment measures, conservation biological control, sustainable agriculture
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Dr. Tiziano Gomiero
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Independent scholar, Mogliano Veneto, Treviso, Italy
Interests: farming food system analysis; agroecology; organic agriculture; GMOs; biofuels; human ecology; science for policy
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Prof. Dr. Aled Jones
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Global Sustainability Institute, Faculty Science and Technology, Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, Cambridge CB1 1PT, UK
Interests: sustainability science, complexity, systems dynamics, food conflict, climate change, resilience, water-energy-food nexus
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Dr. Boon Lee
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School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane 4001, Australia
Interests: productivity and efficiency analysis in transportation; higher education and agriculture
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Prof. Dr. Barbara Bigliardi
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Department of Engineering and Architecture, University of Parma, 43124 Parma, Italy
Interests: innovation; open innovation; business model innovation; sustainability; circular economy
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Dr. Georgios Koubouris
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Olive Cultivation Lab, Institute of Olive Tree, Subtropical Crops and Viticulture, Hellenic Agricultural Organization DEMETER, (NAGREF), 73134 Chania, Greece
Interests: climate change; agricultural sustainability; circular economy; soil, water and biodiversity conservation; remote sensing; plant breeding; ecosystem services; olive growing
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