Editors-in-Chief

  • J. Bai

    Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

  • Y. Capowiez

    INRA Centre d''Avignon, Avignon Cedex 09, France

  • I. Kögel-Knabner

    Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany

  • B. Marschner

    Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany

  • A.B. McBratney (Chair of Editors-in-Chief)

    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

  • C.L.S. Morgan

    Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Texas, USA

  • E.A. Nater

    University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

  • J.W. van Groenigen

    Wageningen Universiteit, Wageningen, Netherlands

  • M.J. Vepraskas

    North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Editorial Board

  • D. Arrouays

    French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Orleans cedex 2, France

    soil carbon; soil mapping; digital soil mapping; soil monitoring; spatial analysis; trace elements

  • V. Bagarello

    Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy

    measurement of soil physical and hydraulic properties; soil water erosion; soil hydrological processes

  • C. Ballabio

    Land Resources Management, Institute for Environment & Sustainability (IES) European Commission - DG, Italy

  • A.J. Bento-Gonçalves

    University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal

    physical geography; forest fires; soil erosion; land degradation; post-wildfire runoff and erosion processes; soil erosion mitigation techniques after forest fires; natural hazards; geomorphology.

  • R. Bhattacharyya

    Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India

    carbon sequestration; soil conservation; conservation agriculture; nitrogen cycling

  • T. Bishop

    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

    spatial analysis; experimentation; geostatistics; sampling; monitoring

  • O.K. Borggaard

    Institut for Grundvidenskab/Jordbunds, Frederiksberg C, Denmark

    iron oxides, adsorption, phosphate, heavy metals, pesticides, soil remediation

  • E. Brevik

    Dickinson St. Univ., USA

  • L. Brocca

    National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Perugia, Italy

    use of remote sensing observations for hydrological applications; use of soil moisture observations for landslide prediction, erosion, numerical weather prediction; hydrologic and hydraulic modelling; real time flood forecasting; flooding risk analysis; flood frequency assessment (under climate change); optimization and management of hydro-meteorological networks

  • D.J. Brown

    Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA

    proximal soil sensing visNIR diffuse reflectance spectroscopy digital soil mapping tropical soil-geomorphology soil carbon sequestration site-specific agriculture

  • D.J. Brus

    Wageningen Universiteit, Wageningen, Netherlands

    pedometrics; more specific sampling design and spatial statistics

  • T.G. Caldwell

    University of Texas at Austin, Texas, USA

  • A. Castrignano

    Consiglio per la Ricerca e sperimentazione in Agricoltura (CRA), BARI, Italy

    geostatistics; proximal sensing; multi-sensor data fusion

  • L. Celi

    Universita degli Studi di Torino, Grugliasco, Italy

  • A. Cerdà

    Universitat de València, Valencia, Spain

    soil erosion; soil hydrology; soil degradation; desertification; simulated rainfall

  • S. Chakraborty

    Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, India

  • V. Chaplot

    University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), Scottsville, South Africa

    global carbon cycle; global water cycle; hydrologic, erosion and carbon modelling; digital mapping; climate change mitigation and adaptation

  • B. Chefetz

    Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel

    sorption organic pollutants soil organic matter

  • J. Chorover

    University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA

    Soil chemistry

  • G. Corti

    Department of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy

  • E.A.C. Costantini

    Consiglio per la Ricerca e sperimentazione in Agricoltura (CRA), Firenze, Italy

    soil conservation; soil organic matter; digital soil mapping; geophysical sensors; geostatistics; soil geodatabases; soil moisture and temperature regimes; hydropedology; soil classification; paleopedology and soils as part of our cultural heritage; terroir and land evaluation

  • D.D. Davis

    Alabama A & M University, Alabama, USA

  • J.A.M. Demattê

    University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  • M. Egli

    Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

    soil formation and evolution (incl. soil organic matter); soils in time and space; weathering (mechanisms and rates); clay mineralogy; landscape evolution, geomorphic processes, dating (radiocarbon, 10Be)

  • R. Ellerbrock

    Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research, Müncheberg, Germany

  • D. Field

    The University of Sydney, Eveleigh, New South Wales, Australia

    soil structure; applied soil physics; soil quality soil security; soil science education; pedagogy

  • E. Frossard

    Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich, Eschikon, Switzerland

  • Y. Ge

    University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, USA

  • A.S. Gregory

    Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK

    soil physical processes and functions, specifically soil water retention, soil consolidation/compaction/compression, and soil structure. I have recently changed focus slightly and am currently looking at C cycling under bioenergy crops and pasture grass, as related to soil physical properties

  • S. Grunwald

    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

    digital soil mapping, geostatistics, geospatial analysis, soil-landscape modeling, soil sensing, GIS, assessment of soil and environmental quality.

  • C. Guerrero

    University Miguel Hernandez de Elche

  • G. Hancock

    The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia

  • A.E. Hartemink

    University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

    digital soil mapping; tropical soils; pedology; soil fertility

  • K. Heckman

    U.S. Forest Service, Houghton, Michigan, USA

  • G.B.M. Heuvelink

    Wageningen Universiteit, Wageningen, Netherlands

    geostatistics, pedometrics

  • D. Hirmas

    University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA

  • R. Horn

    Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU), Kiel, Germany

    soil mechanics, soil structure formation and pore functions, gas transport, coupled hydraulic and mechanical processes, µCT technique, waste deposit sealing systems, paddy fields, soil rotection strategies, hydraulic processes in soils. tillage effects and landuse systems, Soil management

  • A. Horta

    The University of Sydney, Eveleigh, New South Wales, Australia

    geostatistics and spatial statistics; geographic information systems; remote sensing; soil contamination

  • B. Huang

    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Nanjing, China

    soil geochemistry and genesis; cycles of C, P, and trace elements in soil, soil environmental quality assessment

  • S. Imhoff

    INTEC (National University of Litoral - CONICET), Esperanza, Argentina

    soil management, soil physics (sólid phase: soil porosity, soil aggregation, soil compaction, etc), soil-plant interactions.

  • K. Inubushi

    Chiba University, Chiba, Japan

    soil biology soil environment

  • S. Jeffery

    Wageningen University & Research Centre, Wageningen, Netherlands

  • R.G. Jörgensen

    Universität Kassel, Witzenhausen, Germany

  • K. Kaiser

    Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany

  • M. Kaiser

    Kassel University, Witzenhausen, Germany

  • M.B. Kirkham

    Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, USA

    soil-plant-water relations; drought stress; elevated carbon dioxide; uptake of heavy metals by plants

  • H. Knicker

    Instituto de Recursos Naturales, Sevilla, Spain

  • P. Krasilnikov

    Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation

    soil geography; soil classification; soil genesis; soil minarology; soils and food security

  • P. Lagacherie

    INRA Centre de Montpellier, Montpellier, France

  • D. Laird

    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

  • R.M. Lark

    British Geological Survey, Notthingham, England, UK

    spatial variability, statistics, modelling, survey, soil information systems, digital soil mapping, pedometrics

  • K. Lorenz

    Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

  • B. Ludwig

    Universität Kassel, Witzenhausen, Germany

    dynamics of C and N; modelling of the dynamics of C and N and metal cations; infrared spectroscopy

  • B. Malone

    The University of Sydney, Eveleigh, New South Wales, Australia

    soil genesis; soils and the environment

  • B.P. Marchant

    British Geological Survey, Notthingham, England, UK

    spatial and temporal statistics particularly in relation to soil monitoring; precision agriculture and groundwater hydrology

  • J. Mataix-Solera

    Universidad Miguel Hernández, Elche, Spain

    forest fire effects on soil properties; soil water repellency; soil aggregate stability

  • B. Miller

    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

  • A. Miltner

    Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research GmbH – UFZ, Leipzig, Germany

  • B. Minasny

    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

    pedometrics; digital soil mapping; soil modelling; pedotransfer functions; soil spatial statistics

  • V.L. Mulder

    Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Belgium

    remote sensing; soil spectroscopy; digital soil mapping; geostatistics; spatial modelling; soil mineralogy; soil organic carbon; kriging for large datasets

  • L.J. Munkholm

    Aarhus University, Tjele, Denmark

    soil quality, soil structure, soil physical properties, tillage, soil management, root growth, cover crops, crop rotation, X-ray CT.

  • H.L. Neely

    Texas A&M University, Texas, USA

  • Y.A. Pachepsky

    Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab., Beltsville, Maryland, USA

    for geoderma: artificial intelligence, artificial neural networks, regression tree, genetic algorithm, pedotransfer function, soil hydraulic properties, soil water flow, solute transport, spatial variability, soil pore space, soil structure, fate and transport of microorganisms, crop simulation.

  • D. Peak

    University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

  • D.J. Pennock

    College of Agriculture and Bioresources, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

    landscape-scale pedology; hydropedology; landscape-scale assessment of greenhouse gas dynamics; soil genesis

  • Paulo Pereira

    Mykolo Romerio universitetas (MRU), Vilnius, Lithuania

  • D. Plaza-Bonilla

    Estación Experimental de Aula Dei (CSIC), Zaragoza, Spain

  • L. Poggio

    The James Hutton Institute, Aberden, Scotland, UK

  • V. Polyakov

    ARS USDA, Tuscon, Arizona, USA

  • C.E. Prescott

    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

  • J. Prietzel

    Technische Universität München, Freising, Germany

  • M. Pringle

    Queensland Government, Brisbane, Australia

  • T. Rennert

    Universität Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany

    general soil chemistry/mineralogy and pedology; inorganic contaminants in soil (especially metals and cyanides); reactive transport; carbon stabilisation; dissolved organic matter; biogeochemistry of manganese and iron; infrared spectroscopy; wetland soils; interfacial processes; Andosols

  • J. Rinklebe

    University of Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany

  • D.G. Rossiter

    Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA

    soil geography; soil survey; land suitability evaluation; geostatistics applied to soil and related scieces; urban soils; Caribbean and northern Latin America including Brazil, northeast and southeast USA, northeast Canada, central and north China, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Cameroon, Mozambique, India

  • C. Rumpel

    AgroParisTech, Thiverval-Grignon, France

    soil organic matter dynamics; soil carbon storage; black carbon; deep soil horizons; organic matter erosion; biogeochemistry; 13C; 14C

  • N. Saby

    INRA, Orléans, France

  • D. Said-Pullicino

    University of Torino, Grugliasco, Italy

  • R. Schaetzl

    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Michigan, USA

    soil geomorphology, soil genesis, podzolization and Spodosols, soil mapping, loess and aeolian systems, GIS; pedoturbation

  • N. Senesi

    Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy

    soil organic matter, humic substances, organic amendments, composts, heavy metals, pesticide and chemical rsidues, spectroscopic methods

  • J. Shaw

    Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA

    pedology, soil genesis, soil survey, soil mineralogy

  • M. Soubrand

    Université de Limoges, Limoges cedex, France

  • D.L. Sparks

    University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA

    kinetics of soil chemical processes; surface chemistry of soils; sorption/desorption of metals; redox chemistry of soils

  • M. Spohn

    University Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany

  • A. Stein

    University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands

    spatial statistics; image analysis; spatial uncertainty; soil spatial variability; general statistics; precision agriculture

  • B. Stenberg

    Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet (SLU), Skara, Sweden

    soil diffuse reflectance spectroscopy; soil microbiology; especially processes and interactions with soil type and management; soil mapping; precision agriculture

  • C. Stoof

    Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands

  • G. Stoops

    Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium

    soil micromorphology,soil mineralogy, weathering and laterites.

  • K.A. Sudduth

    U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Columbia, Missouri, USA

    soil sensors; reflectance spectroscopy; precision agriculture; spatial variability;

  • A.M. Tarquis

    Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Madrid, Spain

  • J. Triantafilis

    UNSW Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

    soil salinity assessment, salinity management, electromagnetic induction, EM inversion modelling, gamma-ray spectrometry, digital soil mapping, pedometrics, geostatistics

  • M. van Meirvenne

    Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium

    geostatistics, pedometrics, GIS, proximal sensing, precision agriculture, prospection, archeaology

  • B. van Wesemael

    Université Caholique de Louvain, Louvain-la- Neuve, Belgium

    Vis NIR spectroscopy, soil organic matter and digital soil mapping

  • C. Veen

    Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Wageningen, Netherlands

  • B. Velde

    École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

    clay mineralogy in surface environments especially related to plant activity; bio-geology of sorts; the observation of soil structures, cracks and aggregate structures, by image analysis; diagenesis of clay minerals; infra red and Raman spectra of clay type minerals; mineral systhesis under pressure and temperature

  • H. Vereecken

    Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, Germany

    hydraulic properties modelling water flow pedotransfer functions

  • A.A.B. Vieira

    University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal

    erosion; land degradation; post-wildfire runoff and erosion processes; soil erosion mitigation techniques after forest fires; geomorphology; Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing; forest fires; natural hazards.

  • R. Viscarra Rossel

    CSIRO (The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

    Pedometrics Proximal soil sensing Soil spectroscopy Digital soil mapping

  • D.C. Weindorf

    Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA

  • O. Wendroth

    University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

    Soil Physics; Spatial and Temporal Statistics; Soil hydraulic properties; Field-scale of soil water and solute transport; Crop Remote Sensing; Precision Agriculture.

  • L. West

    Fayetteville, Arizona, USA

    pedology; soil survey; soil classification; soil characterization analysis; micromorphology; wetland soils; soil carbon dynamics

  • J. Wetterlind

    Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet (SLU), Skara, Sweden

  • B. Whelan

    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

  • M. Wiesmeier

    Technical University of Munich, Germany

  • W. Wilcke

    Universität Bern, Bern, Switzerland

    tropical land use, element cycles, nutrients, heavy metals, persistent organic pollutants, forest soils, stable isotopes.

  • C. Zaccone

    University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy

    characterization of fresh and humified organic matter in soils and sediments; geochemistry of trace elements, radionuclides and organic pollutants; natural archives; evolution of organic matter in soils and sediments in relation to climate changes; biomass utilization in agriculture

  • G-L. Zhang

    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Nanjing, China

    soil genesis, soil classification, soil mapping, urban soils, tropical soils, anthropoenic soils, paddy soils, element cycling, silicon, iron, soil-landscape relation, SOTER.

  • X.C. (John) Zhang

    ARS USDA, El Reno, Oklahoma, USA

    soil erosion, soil hydrology, erosion modeling, sediment tracers, climate downscaling and impact assessment

  • R. Zornoza

    University of Córdoba, Cordoba, Spain

Assistant Editors

  • A. Agnelli

    Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy

  • M.L. Cayuela

    CEBAS CSIC, Murcia, Spain

  • A.N. Kravchenko

    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA