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Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering

Innovative Biosystems Engineering for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Food Production

International Mid-Term Conference 2019 of the Italian Association of Agricultural Engineering (AIIA)

Editors: Coppola, A., Di Renzo, G.C., Altieri, G., D'Antonio, P. (Eds.)

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  • Gathers the proceedings of the International Mid-Term Conference 2019 of the Italian Association for Agricultural Engineering (AIIA), held in Matera, Italy, on September 12-13, 2019
  • Presents the state of the art in sustainable agriculture, forestry science and food processing
  • Written by leading experts in the field
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This book gathers the latest advances, innovations, and applications in the field of innovative biosystems engineering for sustainable agriculture, forestry and food production. Focusing on the challenges of implementing sustainability in various contexts in the fields of biosystems engineering, it shows how the research has addressed the sustainable use of renewable and non-renewable resources. It also presents possible solutions to help achieve sustainable production.

The Mid-Term Conference of the Italian Association of Agricultural Engineering (AIIA) is part of a series of conferences, seminars and meetings that the AIIA organizes, together with other public and private stakeholders, to promote the creation and dissemination of new knowledge in the sector.

The contributions included in the book were selected by means of a rigorous peer-review process, and offer an extensive and multidisciplinary overview of interesting solutions in the field of innovative biosystems engineering for sustainable agriculture.

Table of contents (94 chapters)

Table of contents (94 chapters)
  • A Comprehensive Check of Usle-Based Soil Loss Prediction Models at the Sparacia (South Italy) Site

    Pages 3-11

    Bagarello, V. (et al.)

  • Evaluating the Effects of Forest Cover Changes on Sediment Connectivity in a Catchment Affected by Multiple Wildfires

    Pages 13-20

    Martini, Lorenzo (et al.)

  • A Check of Water Drop Impact Effects on Surface Soil Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity

    Pages 21-28

    Todisco, F. (et al.)

  • On the Description of Soil Variability Through EMI Sensors and Traditional Soil Surveys in Precision Agriculture

    Pages 29-37

    Ortuani, Bianca (et al.)

  • Drought Variability and Trend Over the Lombardy Plain from Meteorological Station Records

    Pages 39-47

    Gandolfi, C. (et al.)

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eBook $219.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-39299-4
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Hardcover $399.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-39298-7
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Softcover $279.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Innovative Biosystems Engineering for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Food Production
Book Subtitle
International Mid-Term Conference 2019 of the Italian Association of Agricultural Engineering (AIIA)
Editors
  • Antonio Coppola
  • Giovanni Carlo Di Renzo
  • Giuseppe Altieri
  • Paola D'Antonio
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
Series Volume
67
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-39299-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-39299-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-39298-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-39301-4
Series ISSN
2366-2557
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXX, 880
Number of Illustrations
37 b/w illustrations, 291 illustrations in colour
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