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Irrigation Science

Irrigation Science

Editor-in-Chief: Elias Fereres

ISSN: 0342-7188 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-1319 (electronic version)

Journal no. 271

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Chief Editor

Dr. Elias Fereres
IAS-CSIC and Univ. of Cordoba
Apartado 4084
Alamedo del Obispo
14080 Cordoba, Spain
Email: ag1fecae@uco.es 

Associate Editors

James Ayars
Water Mgmt. Research Laboratory
9611 S. Riverbend Ave.
Parlier, CA 93648, USA

Eduardo Bautista
U.S. Arid Land Agricultural Research Center
21881 N Cardon Lane
Maricopa AZ 85138, USA

Alon Ben-Gal
Soil and water – Irrigation
Gilat Research Center
85280, Israel

José Luis Chávez
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA

Ian Dodd
Lancaster Environment Centre
University of Lancaster
Lancaster LA1 4YQ, United Kingdom

Xuejun Dong
Texas A&M AgriLife Research
600 John Kimbrough Blvd. Suite 512
2142 TAMU
Uvalde, TX, USA

Alex Furman
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering Technion
Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa 32000, Israel

Alberto Garrido
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences
ETS Ingenieros Agrónomos
28040 Madrid, Spain

Malcolm Gillies
Centre for Engineering in Agriculture (NCEA)
School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science 
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba, QLD 4350, Australia

David Goldhamer
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
UC Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis CA 95616, USA

Stephen Grattan
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
UC Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis CA 95650, USA

Riccardo Gucci
Università di Pisa
56124 PISA, Italy

John Hornbuckle
Centre for Regional and Rural Futures (CeRRF)
Deakin University
Research Station Road
Griffith, NSW, 2680, Australia

Theodore C. Hsiao
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
UC Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis CA 95616, USA

Diego Sebastiano Intrigliolo
Applied Biology and Soil Sciences Centre (CEBAS)
Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
Campus Universitario Espinardo
30100, Murcia, Spain

Amir Kassam
88 Gunnersbury Avenue
Ealing, London W5 4HA, United Kingdom

Isaya (Isaiah) Kisekka
Irrigation Management and Agricultural Hydrology
University of California, Davis
Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
One Shields Avenue, PES 1110 Davis, CA 95616-5270, USA

Jerry W. Knox
Environmental Science and Technology
Cranfield Water Science Institute
Cranfield University. Bedford
Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, United Kingdom

Naftali Lazarovitch
Wyler Department of Dryland Agriculture
French Associates Institutes for Agriculture and Biotechnology of Drylands
Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Sede Boquer Campus, Ben Gurion 84990, Israel

Jiusheng Li
Department of Irrigation and Drainage
China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research
20 West Chegongzhuang Road
Beijing 100044, China

Yunkai Li
China Agricultural University
College of water resources and civil engineering
PO Box 57, Qinghua Donglu,
Beijing, 100083, China

Jordi Marsal
Irrigation Technology. Centre UdL-IRTA
Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentàries (IRTA)
Avda. Rovira Roure, 191, 25198 Lleida, Spain

Gary Merkley
Irrigation Sector Reform Activity
Euroconsult Mott MacDonald
Chisinau, Moldova

Amos Naor
The Golan Research Institute
P.O. Box 97
Kazrin 12900

Susan O’Shaughnessy
Soil and Water Management Research 
Conservation and Production Research Laboratory
USDA-ARS 2300 Experiment Station Rd
Bushland TX 79012, USA

Samuel Ortega-Farias
Research and Extension Center for Irrigation and Agroclimatology (CITRA)
Servicio Integrado de Agroclimatologia y Riego
Universidad de Talca, Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias
Av. Lircay s/n, Casilla 747, Talca, Chile

Victor Sadras
South Australian R&D Institute
SARDI Waite Campus Blg 11a
Hartley Grove, Urrbrae 5064, Australia

Richard Stirzaker
CSIRO Land and Water
GPO Box 1666, ACT 2601 Canberra, Australia

Ken Stone
Coastal Plains Soil, Water, and Plant Research Center
2611 W Lucas Street
Florence, SC 29501, USA

Luca Testi
Instituto de Agricultura Sostenible - CSIC
Alameda del Obispo, S/N
Cordoba, 14005, Spain

Todd P. Trooien
South Dakota State University
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
P.O. Box 2120
Brookings, SD 57007, USA

Peter Waller
University of Arizona
Dept. of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
403 Schantz Building
Tuscon, AZ 85721, USA

Advisory Editors

Inder P. Abrol, New Delhi, India
Richard G. Allen, Kimerley, Idaho, USA
Evan Christen, Griffith, Australia
Gary Clark, Manhattan, USA
Albert J. Clemmens, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Samuel Dasberg, Bet Dagan, Israel
James R. Gilley, College Station, Texas, USA
Glenn J. Hoffman, Fountain Hills, USA
Terry A. Howell, Bushland, Texas, USA
Freddie Lamm, Colby, USA
Wayne S. Meyer, Glen Osmond, Australia
Narendra S. Raghuwanshi, Kharagput, India
Johan Rockström, Stockholm, Sweden
Peter J. Shouse, Riverside, California, USA
Vijay P. Singh, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
Kenneth H. Solomon, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Gerald Stanhill, Bet Dagan, Israel
Judy A. Tolk, Bushland, Texas, USA
To Phuc Tuong, Manila, Philippines
Wesley W. Wallender, Davis, California, USA

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    Irrigation Science publishes original contributions and short communications reporting the results of irrigation related research, including relevant contributions from the plant, soil and atmospheric sciences and the analysis of field experimentation as well as irrigation water management modeling. Special emphasis is on multi-disciplinary studies dealing with the problems involved in maintaining the long term productivity of irrigated lands and in increasing the efficiency of agricultural water use.

    Aspects of particular interest are: physiology of plant growth and yield response to water status; physical and chemical aspects of water status and movement in the plant-soil-atmosphere system; salinity and alkalinity control by soil and water management; agricultural drainage, measurement and modification of crop and control of water in plant, soil and atmosphere; water requirements in irrigation practice; irrigation scheduling and ecological aspects of irrigated agriculture.

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