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Environment Systems and Decisions

Environment Systems and Decisions

Formerly The Environmentalist

Co-Editor-in-Chief: I. Linkov; J.H. Lambert

ISSN: 2194-5403 (print version)
ISSN: 2194-5411 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10669

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Igor Linkov    
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Boston, MA, USA

James H. Lambert   
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA 

Managing Editor:
Zachary A. Collier
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA 

Editorial Board
David Alderson, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
Elke Anklam, European Commission Joint Research Centre, Geel, Belgium
Joe Arvai, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Rangan Banerjee, IIT Bombay, India
Kash Barker, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
Peter A. Beling, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Emanuele Bellini, University of Florence, Italy
Mark Borsuk, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
Chunying Chen, National Center for Nanoscience & Technology of China, Beijing, China
Roger Cooke, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC, USA
Christopher Cummings, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Elisabeth Gilmore, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Danail Hristozov, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy
Aleksandar Jovanović, European Virtual Institute for Integrated Risk Management, Stuttgart, Germany
Milind Kandlikar, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Jeffrey M. Keisler, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA, USA
Greg Kiker, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL,USA
Seda Kundak, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Jay Lund, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Margaret MacDonell, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL, USA
Timothy Malloy, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Antonio Marcomini, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy
Andrew Maynard, Arizona State University, Glendale, AZ, USA
Myriam Merad, INERIS, France
Ove Njå, University of Stavanger, Norway
José Manuel Palma-Oliveira, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Simon Pollard, Cranfield University, Bedford, UK
Kanshukan Rajaratnam, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Monica Rivas Casado, Cranfield University, Bedford, UK
Joost Santos, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
Lynn Scarlett, Nature Conservancy, Washington, DC, USA
Thomas P. Seager, Arizona State University, Glendale, AZ, USA
Mitchell Small, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Magnus Sparrevik, Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Akihiro Tokai, Osaka University, Japan
Benjamin Trump, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, Boston, MA, USA
Robyn Wilson, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Matthew D. Wood, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Boston, MA, USA
Jun Zhuang, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
Enrico Zio, Ecole Centrale Paris, France


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    Global change, energy and natural resources, increasing demands on infrastructure, toxic contaminants, loss of agricultural land and potable water supplies, etc.-- are interrelated concerns for industries and governments. Integrated solutions for environmental, social, technological, and economic goals - which heretofore constituted a gap - are now addressed by Environment, Systems and Decisions. This journal provides a catalyst for research and innovation in cross-disciplinary and transdisciplinary methods of decision analysis, systems analysis, risk assessment, risk management, risk communication, policy analysis, environmental analysis, economic analysis, engineering, and the social sciences.

    Environment, Systems and Decisions (2013+, continuing the tradition of The Environmentalist 1981-2012) addresses the needs and perspectives of infrastructure owner/operators, engineers, environmental professionals, and risk managers through technical articles, editorials, interviews, and news columns. The journal contains elements applicable to researchers and to education and training of technology and environmental experts across disciplines, including specialist and generalist training, regulators and policy makers, and public information including risk communication.

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