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International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology

International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology

Editor-in-Chief: Majid Abbaspour

ISSN: 1735-1472 (print version)
ISSN: 1735-2630 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13762

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

M. Abbaspour
Graduate School of the Environment and Energy, Science and Research Branch, IAU, P.O. Box: 14515-775, Tehran, Iran
E-mail: editor@ijest.org

MANAGING EDITOR

S. Mirkia
Graduate School of the Environment and Energy, Science and Research Branch, IAU, P.O. Box 14515-775, Tehran, Iran
Email: editor@ijest.org

TECHNICAL EDITOR 

D. Sarkar
Earth and Environmental Studies Department Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
Email: sarkard@mail.montclair.edu

ASSOCIATE EDITORS

C. A. Alo, Earth and Environmental Studies Department Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA

J. Aravind, Department of Biotechnology, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore-641049, India

S. B. H. Bach, Department of Chemistry, The University of Texas at San Antonio College of Sciences, USA

M. Borghei, Department of Chemical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

N. B. Chang, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, 442F Engineering Building 2, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida 32816-2450, USA

H. W. Chen, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tunghai University, Taichung Port Road, Taichung City, 40704,Taiwan (R.O.C.)

R. Datta, Department of Biological Sciences, Dow Environmental Sciences and Engineering Building, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Dow 740, Houghton, Michigan 49931, USA

L. Elango, Department of Geology, Anna University, Chennai (Madras) 600 025, India

J. D. Gu, School of Biological Sciences, Rm 2N-08, 2/F, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building, The University of Hong Kong Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, P. R. China

V. K. Gupta, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India

H. N. Hsieh, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102-1982, USA

C. M. Jung, US Army Engineer Research & Development Center (EPED-EP-P)3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, MS 39180, USA

H. K. Pant, Director of Interdisciplinary Environmental Science Program, Department of Earth, Environmental and Geospatial Sciences, Lehman College of the City University of New York, USA

S. V.  Sahi, Department of Biology, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1080, USA

S. R. Sabbagh Yazdi, Department of Civil Engineering, KN Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Z. Y. Shen, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, 100875, China

D. Sivakumar, Vel Tech High Tech Engineering College, Anna University, Chennai 600 062, India

U. W. Tang, Direccao dos Servicos de Proteccao Ambiental, Macau, China

T. Y. Wu, School of Engineering, Sunway campus, Monash University, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 46150, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

M. Yassin, Department of Environmental Technology Management, College for Women, P.O. Box 5969 Safat 13060, Kuwait

T. Yigitcanlar, Department of Civil Engineering and Built Environment, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Queensland 4001 Australia

X. Z. Yu, Department of Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha, 410128, Hunan, China

EDITORIAL BOARD

N. T. Abdel-Ghani, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science Cairo University, Egypt

T. Chirenje, School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Stockton College, 101 Vera King Farris Drive Galloway, NJ 08205-9441, USA

G. N. Demirer, Middle East Technical University, Department of Environmental Engineering, Inonu Bulvari, 06531 Ankara, Turkey

C. Diamantini, School of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Trento, Via Mesiano 77, I - 38123 Trento, Italy

J. V. Hall, Institute of Economic and Environmental Studies, California State University, 800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton CA 92834, USA

D. F. Juang, Department of Health Business Administration, Meiho University, 23, Pingguang Rd., Neipu, Pingtung 91202, Taiwan, (R.O.C.)

V. Motevalli, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Purdue University, Knoy Hall of Technology, 401 N. Grant Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2021, USA

A. Oskouie, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology and Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, Illinois, USA
 
H. S. Park, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Ulsan, 102 Dehakro, Ulsan,680-749, Republic of Korea
Email: parkhs@ulsan.ac.kr

R. Prezant, College of Science and Mathematics, College of Science and Mathematics,  Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, 07043, USA

M. Rahmatian, Department of Economics, Mihaylo College of Business and Economics, California State University, Fullerton, California 92834, USA

M. E. T. Sillanpaa, Department of Environmental Sciences, Laboratory of Applied Environmental Chemistry, University of Kuopio, Patteristonkatu 1 FI- 50100 Mikkeli, Finland

J. Y. Wang, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

C. Wu, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Bolton Hall 482, P.O. Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, USA 

V. Zambare, School of Mines and Technology, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, USA

P. Zannetti, EnviroComp Consulting, Inc., 2298 Ocaso Camino Fremont, CA 94539, USA

 

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