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Prof. Dr. Jose Navarro Pedreño *
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Department of Agrochemistry and Environment, University Miguel Hernandez of Elche, Av. de la Universidad s/n, 03206 Elche, Alicante, Spain
Interests: soil-water-plant system; waste management and recycling
* Associate Editor
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Dr. Elena Cristina Rada *
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Civil Environmental and Mechanical Engineering Department - DICAM, University of Trento, via Mesiano 77, 38123 Trento, Italy
Interests: environmental pollution; circular economy; waste and wastewater management; human health; renewable energy; interdisciplinary approaches for environmental management; air quality; environmental sustainability
* Associate Editor
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Prof. Dr. Laura Airoldi
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Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche ed Ambientali and Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca per le Scienze Ambientali (CIRSA), University of Bologna, UO CoNISMa, Via San Alberto 163, 48123 Ravenna, Italy
Interests: marine urbanization; global climate change; marine biodiversity conservation and restoration; nature-based solutions; resilience of coastal and marine systems
Dr. Alessia Amato
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Department of Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA), Università Politecnica of Marche, Via Brecce Bianche, 60131 Ancona, Italy
Interests: hydrometallurgy; biotechnology; critical raw materials; life cycle assessment; circular economy; sustainability.
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Dr. Getachew Assefa
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School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Interests: life cycle sustainability assessment of energy systems; waste management systems and built environment; social life cycle assessment; planetary boundaries; industrial ecology; sustainable consumption
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Dr. Daniela Baldantoni
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Department of Chemistry and Biology “Adolfo Zambelli”, University of Salerno, 84084 Fisciano (SA), Italy
Interests: biomonitoring; environmental pollution; sustainable ecosystems management
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Dr. Giuseppe Barbaro
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DICEAM Department, Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria, Via Graziella loc. Feo di Vito, 89122 Reggio Calabria, Italy
Interests: coastal and river dynamics; coastal and river structures; hydraulics; hydrology
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Prof. Dr. Stewart Barr
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Director of Education and Professor of Geography 3832 Amory C423. Amory Building, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter EX4 4RJ, UK
Interests: behavioural change; behavioural governance; sustainable mobility; sustainable waste practices; knowledge co-production and climate change; climate change communication and creative practice
Prof. Dr. Johannes Barth
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Applied Geology, GeoZentrum Nordbayern, Schlossgarten 5, D-91054 Erlangen, Germany
Interests: large-scale water balances; ground-surface water interaction; carbon cycle in water systems; stable isotope techniques; biogeochemistry of rivers
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Prof. Dr. Just Tomàs Bayle-Sempere
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Depto. de Ciencias del Mar y Biología Aplicada, Universidad de Alicante, 03690 San Vicente del Raspeig, Alicante, Spain
Interests: dynamics of marine ecosystems, modelling, marine protected areas, artificial reefs, fisheries, marine impacts assessment, coastal management
Dr. Swadhin Behera
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Department of Ocean Technology, Policy, and Environment School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: atmospheric physics; time series analysis; meteorology; atmosphere; climate change; climate variability; precipitation; numerical modeling; environment; environmental science
Dr. Roberto Benocci
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Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DISAT), University of Milano-Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 1, 20126 Milano, Italy
Interests: environmental noise; noise analysis; acoustic analysis; acoustic signal processing; noise annoyance; noise indicators; soundscape; laser-plasma interaction
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Prof. Dr. Bart A.G. Bossink
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Division Science Business Innovation, Faculty of Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, 1081HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: environmental policy; environmentally sustainable innovation; sustainable construction; environmental design
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Dr. Tommaso Caloiero
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National Research Council of Italy, Research Institute for Agricultural and Forest Systems in the Mediterranean (CNR-ISAFOM), Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: hydrology; climatology; climate change; natural hazards; hydrologic and water resource modelling and simulation; geographic information systems; civil engineering; environmental engineering; ecological engineering; land use chance and forest ecology
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Cannistraro
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Universita' degli Studi di Messina, 98122 Messina ME, Italy
Interests: energetics; noise pollution; energy saving; environmental pollution; air quality; indoor comfort
Prof. Dr. Raffaele Carli
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Department of Electrical and Information Engineering (DEI), Polytechnic of Bari, Via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: control systems; optimization; energy systems; decision making
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Prof. Dr. Chen-Tung Arthur Chen
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Department of Oceanography, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Interests: carbon cycle; land-ocean interactions; material fluxes; marginal seas; marine chemistry; nutrients and carbon cycle; ocean acidification; global change
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Dr. Rong Cheng
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School of Environment and Natural Resources, Renmin University of China, Beijing, China
Interests: environmental nanotechnology; pathogenic microorganisms; emerging contaminants; carbon emissions
Prof. Dr. Eun-Sung Chung
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Department of Civil Engineering, Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea
Interests: climate change; hydrologic modeling; multicriteria decision making method; robust decision making; urban hydrology; water resources management
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Prof. Dr. Lucian-Ionel Cioca
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Industrial Engineering and Management Department, Faculty of Engineering, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, 10 Victoriei Blv., 550024 Sibiu, Romania
Interests: management; human resources management; occupational health and safety management; production systems engineering; ergonomics; circular economy
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Prof. Dr. Susan Clayton
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Psychology Department, The College of Wooster, Wooster, OH, USA
Interests: climate change; environmental identity; climate anxiety; conservation psychology
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Prof. Dr. Marcelo Enrique Conti
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Department of Management, Sapienza University, Via del Castro Laurenziano 9, I-00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: heavy metals; sustainability; NIST standards; metrology; analytical quality control ; uncertainty; biological monitoring; pollution; certification
Prof. Dr. Paola Coratza
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Department of Chemical and Geological Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
Interests: geoheritage; geoconservation; geodiversity; geomorphology; gomorphological mapping
Dr. Vincenzo Costanzo
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Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture (DICAR), University of Catania, Via Santa Sofia 64, 95125 Catania, Italy
Interests: sustainable buildings; building performance evaluation; passive design; thermal comfort; energy efficiency; daylighting; urban heat islands and mitigation strategies
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Prof. Dr. Martin De Jong
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1. Rotterdam School of Management & Erasmus School of Law, Erasmus University, 3062 PA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2. Institute for Global Public Policy, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Interests: urban development; eco cities; inclusive cities; smart cities; city branding; public policy; governance; policy transfer
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Dr. Alessandra De Marco
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Department of Sustainability, Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA), Via Anguillarese 301, 00123 Rome, Italy
Interests: atmospheric pollution; impacts on ecosystems
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Prof. Dr. Maria De Nobili
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Department of Agroenvironmental, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Udine, 33100 Udine, Italy
Interests: soil science; soil biology; soil organic matter; toxic metals
Dr. Lucio Di Matteo
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Department of Physics and Geology, University of Perugia, 06123 Perugia, Italy
Interests: hydrogeology; engineering geology; climate change and effects on groundwater; groundwater resources management; environmental geology; effects of pollutants on soil properties; landslide surveying and monitoring
Prof. Dr. Luca Di Palma
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Department of Chemical Engineering Materials Environment, Sapienza – University of Rome, Via Eudossiana 18, 00184 Rome, Italy
Interests: wastewater treatment; soil remediation; nano materials for environmental remediation
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Prof. Dr. Panayiotis Dimitrakopoulos
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Department of Environment, University of the Aegean, 81132 Mytilene, Greece
Interests: biodiversity and ecosystem processes; functional plant ecology; community ecology; biodiversity conservation; conservation policy
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Dr. Sara Egemose
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Department of Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Interests: treatment of runoff to recipients from point sources and diffuse runoff; environmental effect of urban runoff; development of environmental efficient methods to treat water and avoid negative effects on the recipients
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Dr. Gokhan Egilmez
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College of Business and Entrepreneurship, Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO 63301, USA
Interests: supply chain forecasting; solar forecasting; price forecasting; load forecasting; marketing analytics; judgmental forecasting
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Esposito
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Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering,University of Napoli “Federico II”, 80125 Napoli, Italy
Interests: anaerobic bioprocesses; bioreactors; waste-to-bioenergy; bio-hydrogen; nutrient removal; sulfur cycle; heavy metals; mathematical modelling
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Prof. Dr. Massimiliano Fabbricino
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Department of Civil, Building and Environmental Engineering of the University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: waste; reclamation of contaminated sites
Dr. Fabio Famoso
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Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, 95025 Catania, Italy
Interests: air pollutant dispersion modeling; GIS-based models for advanced energy systems; simulation and optimization of renewable energy systems; environmental impact
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Ferella
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Department of Industrial and Information Engineering, and Economics, University of L'Aquila, 67100 L'Aquila, Italy
Interests: recovery of metals from ores and secondary raw materials; energy from waste; renewable energies – oil and hydrogen from microalgae; pyrolysis and gasification of biomass and wastes; catalysis; biogas; biomethane; methanol from biomass; separation of co2 from ch4 by membranes and sorbents; water; wastewater and produced water treatments
Prof. Dr. Santiago Fernandez-Rodriguez
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Department of Construction, School of Technology, University of Extremadura, Avda. de la Universidad s/n, 10003 Cáceres, Spain
Interests: fungi; palaeoecology; meteorology; botany; weather; environment; climate reconstruction; nonparametric statistics; climate; paleogeography
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Prof. Dr. António Dinis Ferreira
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CERNAS Research Centre, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: wildfires; sustainable land management; conservation of natural resources
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Dr. Brantley Liddle
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Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore 119620, Singapore
Interests: energy economics and policy; energy and climate change; economic growth and energy/environment; transport and energy/environment; population and energy/environment
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Dr. Antonio Finizio
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Department of enviromental and earth sciences, University of Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy
Interests: the environmental risk assessment: evaluation of the effects and evaluation of the exposure contaminants
Prof. Dr. Maria Gavrilescu
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Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Protection, Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Iasi, Romania
Interests: chemical engineering; environmental engineering; biotechnology; wastewater; phytoremediation; bioremediation
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Prof. Dr. Peter Goethals
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Department of Animal Sciences and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Interests: aquatic ecology; monitoring; assessment; ecological modelling; water quality management; ecotechnology; decision support tools; sustainability; ISO standards related to water monitoring and assessment documents via the BELGAQUA and B-IWA organisations
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Dr. Stefanos Giannakis
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Department of Hydraulics, Energy and Environment, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) for microbial disinfection (UV/H2O2, fenton, SO42-, and TiO2, O3); photochemistry of natural waters; environmental chemistry and microbiology; solar-based water purification processes
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Dr. Christian Giardina
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USDA-FS, Pacific Southwest Research Station, 60 Nowelo St., Hilo, HI 96720, USA
Interests: forest responses to global change; restoration of ecosystem processes in degraded landscapes; production ecology and biogeochemistry
Prof. Dr. David John Gibson
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Department of Plant Biology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale, IL 62901, USA
Interests: plant ecology; climate change; agroecology; restoration ecology
Prof. Dr. Zygmunt Mariusz Gusiatin
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Institute of Engineering and Environmental Protection, Faculty of Geoengineering, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Olsztyn, Poland
Interests: soil science and soil reclamation; soil remediation systems; heavy metals and metalloids; waste byproducts in soil remediation
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Dr. Bruce Evan Goldstein
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Environmental Design and Environmental Studies, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Interests: systems change; networks and collaborative processes
Dr. Sven Günter
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1. Ecosystem Dynamics and Forest Management in Mountain Landscapes, Technical University of Munich, D-85354 Freising, Germany
2. Thünen Institute of Forestry, Leuschnerstr. 91, 21031 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: tropical forestry; forest policy and economics; sustainable land use; sustainable forest management; silviculture
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Dr. Giovanni Gualtieri
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National Research Council, Institute of Biometeorology (CNR-IBIMET), Via Caproni 8, 50145 Firenze, Italy
Interests: air quality; air pollutant dispersion models; road transportation; wind energy; wind resource assessment; boundary layer meteorology
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Prof. Dr. Guillaume Habert
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Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: life cycle assessment; climate neutral buildings; waste valorization; low carbon cement; sustainability assessment; applied clay science; earth construction; engineered natural building materials
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Dr. Lorie Hamelin
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TBI-Toulouse Biotechnology Institute, Bio & Chemical Engineering, Université de Toulouse, 31077 Toulouse, France
Interests: bioeconomy; life cycle assessment (LCA); renewable energy systems; agro-ecology
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Dr. Shervin Hashemi
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Institute for Environmental Research, Yonsei University, Seoul 03722, Korea
Interests: circular economy; conservation and recycling; drinking water management; environmental engineering; environment science; environmental remediation; life cycle assessment; nature-based solutions; public health; risk assessment; sanitation and hygiene; sustainability; waste management; water and wastewater treatment
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Dr. Vera Helene Hausner
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Arctic Sustainability Lab, AMB, UiT-the Arctic University of Norway, 9019 Tromsø, Norway
Interests: environmental changes; socio-ecological systems; ecosystem-based approaches to management and climate adaptation; and new technologies and approaches for interdiciplinary and collaborative science
Dr. Yan He
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Department of Environmental Science, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
Interests: water pollution control; water environment restoration
Prof. Dr. Helvi Heinonen-Tanski
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Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Interests: environmental microbiology; water and wastewater disinfection; sustainable sanitation; use of human urine as fertilizer; hygiene of manure and its use as fertilizer; interactions between soil microorganisms and pesticides
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Prof. Dr. José Alberto Herrera-Melián
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Department of Chemistry, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 35017 Canary Islands, Spain
Interests: wastewater treatment; constructed wetland; biofilters; ponds; advanced oxidation technologies; wastewater disinfection
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Dr. Rick (H.)J. Hogeboom
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Twente Water Centre, University of Twente, Enschede 7522NB, The Netherlands; Water Footprint Network, 7522NB Enschede, The Netherlands
Interests: water footprint; environmental footprinting; natural resources management; water-energy-food nexus; economic water productivity; CSR; water stewardship; sustainable development; resilience; water scarcity
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Prof. Dr. Bernhard Huchzermeyer
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Institute of Botany, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University, Herrenhäuser, 30419 Hannover, Germany
Interests: plant biochemistry and physiology; plant biology; abiotic stress tolerance; agricultural biotechnology; plant environmental stress physiology
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Prof. Dr. Anton Imeson
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Foundation 3D Environmental Change, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: climate change soil erosion, desertification, natural resources and disasters; water; infiltration; runoff; erosion; soils; ecology; land degradation; forest fires; soil conservation and protection; land use change; climate change; laboratory and field measurements; policy; law and human impact governance
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Dr. Jaehak Jeong
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BREC, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University, Temple, TX, USA
Interests: crop model; water; irrigation; drainage; agricultural water management; salinity; sustainable water use; water efficiency; water productivity; water reuse; climate change; water quality
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Prof. Dr. Jiming Jin
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Department of Watershed Science, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
Interests: regional weather and climate modeling and analysis; hydrological modeling; and the interactions between the land surface and the atmosphere
Dr. Eric P. Johnson
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Atlantic Consulting, 8136 Gattikon, Switzerland
Interests: environmental assessment; life-cycle assessment; carbon footprinting; renewable energy; refining and chemicals
Dr. Robert Joumard

French National Institute for Transport and Safety Research, Laboratory Transport and Environment, INRETS, case 24, 69765 Bron CEDEX, France
Interests: air pollution; vehicle pollutant emissions; transport system; environmental issues; defining sustainability; indicator building
Prof. Dr. Mikael Karlsson
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Department of Philosophy and History, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, 114 28 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: environmental governance and policy; science-policy interactions; science denial; environmental decision-making; climate policy; chemicals legislation; marine protection; biodiversity and ethics; risk management
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Dr. Ioannis Katsoyiannis
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Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of chemical and environmental Technology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR-54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: water treatment processes for removal of inorganic and organic contaminants: role of sorption and oxidation in contaminant removal; design and application of novel sorbents; oxidation processes in drinking water treatment; wastewater treatment and reuse; solid waste management
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Dr. Efstratios Kelepertzis
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Department of Geology and Geoenvironment, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 15784 Athens, Greece
Interests: urban geochemistry, soil and water contamination, environmental geology
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Dr. Ali Kharrazi
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Center for the Development of Global Leadership Education, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8654, Japan
Interests: environmental sustainability; energy policy; PlosOne
Prof. Dr. Chun-Han Ko
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School of Forestry and Resources Conservation, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: biomaterial conversion and utilization; processing pollutant abatement and waste reuse for biomaterial processing; environmental values of biomaterial utilization
Prof. Dr. Choongwan Koo
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Division of Architecture & Urban Design, Incheon National University, Incheon 22012, Korea
Interests: smart building and construction management; health/safety/environment (HSE); human behavior; biometrics; smart and sustainable technologies (IOT/big data/AI/VR)
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Dr. Helen Kopnina
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1. International Business, The Hague University of Applied Sciences, Johanna Westerdijkplein 75, 2521 EN Den Haag, The Netherlands
2. Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, NE18ST Newcastle upon Tyne CCE1, UK
Interests: sustainability; sustainable business; environmental education
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Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Ar. Kormas
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Department of Ichthyology & Aquatic Environment, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, University of Thessaly, 384 46 Volos, Greece
Interests: aquatic microbial ecology
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Dr. Sotirios Koukoulas
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Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, 81100 Mytilene, Greece
Interests: geographic information science; remote sensing; spatial statistics; land change science; environmental monitoring and modeling; environmental inequalities; spatial planning; climate change impacts
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Prof. Dr. George P. Kraemer
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Department of Environmental Studies, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577, USA
Interests: non-native species impacts; marine ecology; aquaculture
Prof. Dr. Lalit Kumar
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Ecosystem Management, School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England (UNE), Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
Interests: environmental modelling; spatial ecology; climate change impacts; remote sensing; GIS; spatial modelling
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Prof. Dr. Derrick Y.F. Lai
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Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong 852, China
Interests: carbon cycling; greenhouse gas flux; biogeochemistry; wetlands; soil management
Dr. Manuela Lasagna
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Department of Earth Sciences, University of Turin, Via Valperga Caluso 35, 10125 Turin, Italy
Interests: hydrogeology; groundwater resources management; qualitative and quantitative groundwater monitoring; nitrate contamination; impacts of climate changes on water resources
Dr. Chi Keung Marco Lau
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Department of Accountancy, Finance, and Economics Huddersfield Business School, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK
Interests: financial economics behavioural finance and economics information transmission in financial market financial econometrics regional economics energy economics business environments and innovation
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Leccese
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Department of Energy, Systems, Territory and Constructions Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino, 56122 Pisa, Italy
Interests: energy performance of buildings; daylighting; room acoustics; optical radiations exposure; noise exposure
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Prof. Dr. Timothy Lee
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1. Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism Management, Macau University of Science & Technology, Macau; 2. Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT), Griffith Business School, Griffith University, Griffith, Australia
Interests: health-oriented tourism; MICE industry; cultural heritage tourism; food tourism; destination marketing
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Dr. Yongqiang Luo
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Department of Building Environment and Energy Application Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
Interests: zero energy/carbon buildings; geothermal energy; solar energy; numerical simulation; energy modeling
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Dr. Manuel López-Vicente
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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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Prof. Dr. Maria Filomena Magalhães
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Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Changes (CE3C), Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, 1749-106 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: fish ecology; intermittent streams; mediterranean streams; community ecology; population biology; conservation management; water quality assessment
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Prof. Dr. Aureliano C. Malheiro
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Centre for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environmental and Biological Sciences (CITAB), University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, 5000-801 Vila Real, Portugal
Interests: agrometeorology; climate and its impacts on agriculture; crop water management; viticulture and environment
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Prof. Dr. Manuele Margni
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1. CIRAIG, Polytechnique Montréal, Station Centre-Ville, Montréal, QC, Canada
2. Energypolis, HES-SO Valais, Case postale 2134, Rue du Rawil 47, 1950 Sion 2, Switzerland
Interests: Life Cycle Assessment; sustainability metrics; system modeling; industrial ecology; circular economy
Prof. Dr. Franco Ajmone Marsan
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Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie, Forestali e Alimentari (DISAFA), Università Degli Studi di Torino, Largo Paolo Braccini 2, 10095 Grugliasco, TO, Italy
Interests: soil science; soil contamination; urban soils; heavy metals; soil redox
Dr. Jeroen Meersmans
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TERRA Teaching and Research Centre, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, University of Liège, 5030 Gembloux, Belgium
Interests: soil science; ecosystem services; soil organic carbon; climate change; environmental informatics; sustainable land systems; landscape ecology
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Prof. Dr. Jesús M. Mercado
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Centro Oceanográfico de Málaga, Instituto Español de Oceanografía, Puerto Pesquero s/n, 29640 Fuengirola, Málaga, Spain
Interests: coastal eutrophication; nutrient pollution; phytoplankton; ocean acidification; pelagic ecosystems; oceanography
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Prof. Dr. Graciela Metternicht
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School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, UNSW Sydney, Kensington 2052, Australia
Interests: environmental management; environment policy geospatial information systems;sustainable development; natural resource management; land use and environmental planning; agricultural spatial analysis and modelling
Prof. Dr. Piergiuseppe Morone
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Department of Law and Economics, Unitelma Sapienza – University of Rome, 00163 Rome, Italy
Interests: environmental economics; food waste; trade economics; sustainability transitions; knowledge economics; economics of innovation; evolutionary economics; development economics
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Prof. Dr. Stephen Morse
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Chair in Systems Analysis for Sustainability Centre for Environmental Strategy, University of Surrey, Guildford Surrey GU2 7XH, UK
Interests: sustainability assessment; sustainability indicators; natural resource management; earth observation; participatory techniques
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Prof. Dr. Dino Musmarra
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Department of Engineering, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Via Roma 29, 81031 Aversa, CE, Italy
Interests: innovative applications for biomass valorisation; biomass gasification; value-added compound production; green molecule production; advanced treatment technologies; biorefinery; green extraction processes; flue gas desulphurization from thermal power plants; micro-pollutant removal from waste incinerator exhaust gas; industrial wastewater treatment; wastewater treatment by using AOP, innovative renewable fuel technologies; innovative technologies for groundwater remediation
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Dr. Dimitris Myronidis
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School of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, University Campus 54124, Po Box 268, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: hydrology; check-dam modelling; erosion assessment and control; discharge regulation; flood, drought, erosion, and landslide hazard analysis
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Prof. Dr. Helena Nadais
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Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro, 3810 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: bioenergy and biomaterials; wastewater resources recovery; water and wastewater treatment; environmental management
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Prof. Dr. Andrea Nicolini
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Department of Engineering, University of Perugia, Via G.Duranti 67, 06125 Perugia, Italy
Interests: gas hydrates; sustainable development; energy saving; renewables; energy storage; environmental impact
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Prof. Dr. Richard A. Niesenbaum
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Biology Department, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, USA
Interests: sustainability education; community sustainability; sustainability of artisanal gold mining; urban food production; tropical forestry; social entrepreneurship; conservation, biodiversity and rare plants; ethnobotany
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Prof. Dr. Fernando António Leal Pacheco
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DG-CQVR-UTAD – Department of Geology, Chemistry Research Centre, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Quinta de Prados, 5001-801 Vila Real, Portugal
Interests: groundwater management; groundwater contamination risk; water–rock interactions; groundwater flow modeling; groundwater–surface water interactions; land degradation and surface water quality; spatial decision support systems in public water supply planning; conjunctive use of water resources; water security
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Dr. Jon Padgham
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International START Secretariat, Washington, DC, USA
Interests: science capacity development; climate change; adaptation; resilience; agriculture; food security; africa; asia
Dr. Cristina Panti
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Department of Environmental, Earth and Physical Sciences, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: ecotoxicology; microplastics; marine litter; biological effects; ecotoxicological effects; emerging contaminants; plastic additives; molecular biology; biomarkers; endangered species; laboratory experiments
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Dr. Roberta Pellegrino
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Department of Mechanics, Mathematics and Management, Politecnico di Bari, Via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: supply chain risk management; public private partnership; sustainable management of infrastructure; real options
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Dr. Anastasia V. Penkova
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Department of Analytical Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, St. Petersburg State University, Universitetsky prospect 26, St. Petersburg 198504, Russia
Interests: polymer membranes; nanocomposites; pervaporation; ultrafiltration; gas separation; nanofiltration; thermodynamics and kinetics of nonequilibrium processes; layer by layer; bulk modification; surface modification; mixed matrix membranes; plasma treatment; dehydration; water treatment
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Prof. Dr. Pablo Peri
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Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA), Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia Austral (UNPA), Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), Río Gallegos, Argentina
Interests: ecosystem services; carbon fixation; grassland monitoring; climate change; ecology and Silviculture of native forest; silvopastoral systems
Dr. Irene Petrosillo
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Laboratory of Landscape Ecology, Dept. of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Technologies, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy
Interests: landscape ecology; ecosystem services; environmental management; ecological indicators
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Prof. Dr. Antonio Peña-García
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Research Group “Lighting Technology for Safety and Sustainability”, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
Interests: tunnel lighting; use of sunlight; energy savings in lighting installations; light pollution; impact of lighting on safety and well-being; lighting policies
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Dr. José Carlos Magalhães Pires
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LEPABE - Laboratory for Process Engineering, Environment, Biotechnology and Energy, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Interests: CO2 capture; wastewater treatment; microalgal biofuels; process modelling
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Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Polymeros
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Department of Ichthyology and Aquatic Environment, School of Agricultural Sciences, University of Thessaly, Nea Ionia, Greece
Interests: gricultural and fisheries economics and policy; agricultural, fisheries and food marketing; common agricultural and fisheries policy of the E.U. international trade of agricultural and fisheries products; consumer behavior in agricultural and fisheries products; rural development
Prof. Dr. Boris A. Portnov
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Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Management, Faculty of Social Sceincesm University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa 3498838, Israel
Interests: Urban and Regional Planning; Sustainable and Smart Cities; environmental risk assessment; geographic information systems in environmental studies; green building; modifying behavior for energy saving; environmental and health effects of light pollution
Prof. Dr. Olivier Pourret
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UniLaSalle, Beauvais, France
Interests: trace metal speciation; geochemical; toxicological; transport to the ocean; overall environmental impact on water quality
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Dr. Jiangxiao Qiu
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School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL32611, USA
Interests: ecosystem service; landscape ecology; social-ecological system; landscape sustainability; global change ecology
Dr. Paola Quatrini
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Department of Biological Chemical, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies (STEBICEF), Università degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze bldg.16, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: environmental microbiology; bioremediation; soil and marine microbial ecology. Presently involved in research on the biodegradation of chlorinated organic solvents and soil microbiology of desertified agroecosystems.
Prof. Dr. Marco Ragazzi
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Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering (DICAM), University of Trento, 38123 Trento, Italy
Interests: waste management; air quality; renewable energy; environmental sustainability; circular economy
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Prof. Dr. Giancarlo Renella
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Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and Environment (DAFNAE), Agripolis Campus, University of Padua, Legnaro, 35020 Padua, Italy
Interests: soil ecological functionality and soil/plant interactions, and on problems related to the impact of environmental pollution on soils and sediments and sustainable management of polluted environment; bioremediation approaches for a sustainable management of polluted soils and sediments; induction of fertility in remediated soils and sediments; analysis of functional activity of remediated soils and sediment by genomic, proteomic and volatilomic techniques, and biosensors
Prof. Dr. Jeff Romm
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Department of Environmental Science, Policy, & Management , University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Interests: natural resource and environmental policy; social justice; water; forests
Prof. Dr. Diego Pablo Ruiz Padillo
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Department of Applied Physics, University of Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: environmental data processing and modelling; air quality; acoustics; physical risks; climate change; environmental pollution and its modelling; energy efficiency in buildings, circular economy; green technologies; renewable energy
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Prof. Dr. Giacomo Salvadori
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Building Services Laboratory, Department of Energy, Systems, Territory and Construction Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino, 56122 Pisa, Italy
Interests: building physics; indoor environmental quality; energy performance of lighting systems
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Dr. Georgina Santos
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School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Interests: transport economics; environmental economics; sustainable cities
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Dr. Carlos Sanz-Lazaro
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Department of Ecology, Multidisciplinary Institute for Environmental Studies (MIES), University of Alicante, PO Box 99, E-03080 Alicante, Spain
Interests: aquaculture-environment interactons; coastal pollution; plastic pollution;biogeochemistry; extreme events; ecosystem functioning; climate change; seagrass ecology; ecotoxicology; plastic biodegradation; invasive species; multiple stressors
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Prof. Dr. George Saridakis
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Kent Business School, University of Kent, Kent CT2 7FS, UK
Interests: entrepreneurship; small business; firm performance; international business; supply chain
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Dr. Sander Scheffers
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1. School of Environment, Science and Engineering, Marine Ecology Research Centre, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW 2480, Australia
2. School of Earth and Environment, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4067, Australia
Interests: microbial ecology; sea level; climate change; coral reef ecology; coastal geomorpholy; ecosystem services
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Dr. Uta Schirpke
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1. Institute for Alpine Environment, Eurac Research, Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
2. Department of Ecology, University of Innsbruck, Innrain 52, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Interests: ecosystem services; landscape ecology and spatial modelling
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Dr. Steven Scyphers
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Department of Marine and Environmental Sciences, Northeastern University, Marine Science Center, Nahant, MA 01908, USA
Interests: social-ecological systems; sustainability science; coastal development; fisheries; conservation
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Dr. Kabindra M. Shakya
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Department of Geography & the Environment, Villanova University, Villanova, PA 19085, USA
Interests: indoor and outdoor air quality; particulate matter; environmental health; environmental sustainability; environmental education
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Prof. Dr. Alessio Siciliano
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Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Università della Calabria, Cosenza, Italy
Interests: anaerobic digestion; nutrients removal and recovery; soil remediation; wastewater treatment; waste disposal
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Prof. Dr. Bellie Sivakumar
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Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076, India
Interests: rainfall and streamflow modeling; sediment transport; large-scale water projects; ecosystem modeling; human–water interactions; complex systems and networks; chaos theory; scaling and fractals
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Dr. Jordi Solé Ollé
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universitat Rovira i Virgili. Campus Sescelades, Avda. Països Catalans 26, 43007 Tarragona, Spain
Interests: climate change; energy transition; oceanography; ecology; complex systems
Dr. Danilo Spasiano
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Department of Civil, Environmental, Land, Building Engineering and Chemistry, Polytechnic University of Bari, via E. Orabona, 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: nanomaterials; wastewater treatment; adsorption; solid waste management; soil remediation; photodegradation; degradation; wastewater reuse
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Prof. Dr. Luca Stabile
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Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, 03043 Cassino, Italy
Interests: environment; exposure assessment; airborne particles; aerosol; environmental engineering
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Dr. Alexander Sun
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Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
Interests: water resources management; sustainability; optimization; decision support
Prof. Dr. Marco Tallini
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Department of Civil, Construction-Architectural and Environmental Engineering (DICEAA), University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy
Interests: hydrogeology; groundwater resources; groundwater protection; geological mapping; earthquake geology; seismic site characterization
Dr. Haibing Tang
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Institute of Solid State Physics, HFIPS, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei 230031, China
Interests: surface plasmon; surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy; photocatalysis; photoelectrochemical cell; electrocatalytic reduction of nitrate
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Dr. Evan Thomas
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Mortenson Center in Global Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Interests: global engineering; global health; water; sanitation; agriculture; energy; ICT4D; remote sensing
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Dr. Koji Tokimatsu
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Department of Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering, School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: lifecyle assessment (LCA); energy science and engineering; energy systems; social science and technology; innovation; resources and environment development economics, etc.
Prof. Dr. Konstantinos S. Triantafyllidis
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Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; porous materials; nanocomposites; biomass valorization; green chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Giuliana Vinci
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Department of Management, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: food quality; certification; LCA, ISO 14000; food sustainability; environmental impacts analysis; life-cycle assessment; life-cycle costing; carbon footprint; food safety
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Dr. Liubov Volkova
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School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences, Faculty of Science, The University of Melbourne, Creswick, VIC 3363, Australia
Interests: forest carbon cycling; temperate and tropical forests; forest and peat fires and greenhouse gas emissions; biogeochemical cycles; physiological plant ecology
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Prof. Dr. Tony Robert Walker
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School for Resource and Environmental Studies, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
Interests: management and remediation of contaminated sites; ecological impacts and mitigation of industrial pollution; air pollution impacts on ecosystems; ecological risk assessment and environmental effects monitoring; monitoring and management of plastic pollution; sustainable solution and policy implementation; pollution of plastics and microplastic pollution
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Dr. Yang Wang
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Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 1401 N Pine St., Butler-Carlton Hall 207, Rolla, MO, USA
Interests: air pollution; aerosol instrumentation; aerosol-cloud interaction; aerosol synthesis
Dr. Christophe Waterlot
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Civil and geo-Environmental Engineering Laboratory (LGCgE) – Yncréa ISA Hauts-de-France, Lille Catholic University, 59046 Lille, France
Interests: spectrometry; chromatography; soil chemistry; phytoremediation; metals; plant biomass; ecocatalysis
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Prof. Dr. Wann-Ming Wey
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Department of Real Estate and Built Environment, National Taipei University, New Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: urban built environment planning and design; sustainable transportation; smart city and big data; growth management with urban development
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Prof. Dr. Katie Williams
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Centre for Sustainable Planning and Environments, Department of Planning and Architecture, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
Interests: sustainable urbanism; urban futures; urban form; urban design; compact cities; brownfield development; urban densities; urban sprawl; suburban development; climate change adaptation; sustainable behaviours
Prof. Dr. Nam C. Woo
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Department of Earth System Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: groundwater monitoring; earthquake surveillance; water-level anomaly; precursory changes; earthquake hydrology
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Dr. Xing Wu
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State Key Laboratory of Urban and Regional Ecology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
Interests: land use change; climate change; ecological sustainability; carbon and nitrogen cycling; freeze-thaw effects; ecosystem processes; socio-ecological systems
Dr. Wu Xiong
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College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
Interests: soil microbiome; microbial ecology; protist–microbiome interaction; plant health
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Prof. Dr. Yeoung-Sang Yun
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Division of Semiconductor and Chemical Engineering, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, Jeonbuk 561-756, Korea
Interests: bioengineering; chemical engineering and environmental engineering
Dr. Alessandro Zaldei
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National Research Council-Institute of Biometeorology (CNR-IBIMET), Via Caproni 8, 50145 Firenze, Italy
Interests: environmental monitoring
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Zambon
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Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DISAT), University of Milano-Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 1, 20126 Milano, Italy
Interests: sound; acoustics; acoustic analysis; acoustic signal processing; noise analysis; sound analysis; consulting; wave propagation; audio signal processing; psychoacoustics; soundscape
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Prof. Dr. Lixiang Zhou
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Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China
Interests: organic solid waste treatment; highly concentrated organic wastewater treatment
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Prof. Dr. Christoph Zielhofer
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Institute of Geography, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
Interests: geoarchaeology; geomorphology; quaternary research; fluvial systems
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