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Milestones in Soil Science: Senior and junior soil scientists share their perspectives on the leading problems of soil science todayPICO Session
Convener: Artemi Cerdà 
Co-Conveners: Jerzy Weber , Teodoro Miano , Markus Steffens , Johan Six 
Session details
 / Fri, 02 May, 08:30–12:00  / PICO Spot 1
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Friday, 02 May 2014
PICO Spot 1
08:30–08:32 PICO1.1
Natural vs. Human forcing: the new challenge for the Earth science community in the Anthropocene
Paolo Tarolli
08:32–08:34 PICO1.2
Studying soil organic carbon in Mediterranean soils. Different techniques and the effects of land management and use, climatic and topographic conditions, organic waste addition
Beatriz Lozano-García and Luis Parras-Alcántara
08:34–08:36 PICO1.3
imVisIR - spatially explicit characterisation of soil organic matter quality on the pedon scale
Markus Steffens, Michael Kohlpaintner, and Henning Buddenbaum
08:36–08:46 PICO1.4
Wet-dry cycles effect on ash water repellency. A laboratory experiment.
Paulo Pereira, Artemi Cerdà, Marc Oliva, Jorge Mataix, and Antonio Jordán
08:46–08:48 PICO1.5
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Runoff as a factor in USLE/RUSLE technology
Peter Kinnell
08:48–08:50 PICO1.6
Short and long term effects of bioturbation on soil erosion and soil development in a rocky arid area
Aaron Yair
08:50–08:52 PICO1.7
Molecular characterization of soil organic matter: a historic overview
Ingrid Kögel-Knabner and Cornelia Rumpel
08:52–08:54 PICO1.8
Advances in modelling the coevolving soils, landforms and vegetation in semiarid regions: a multidisciplinary approach.
Patricia M. Saco, Mariano Moreno-de las Heras, and Garry R. Willgoose
08:54–08:56 PICO1.9
Assessment of patches attributes along the Urban Development Gradient
Daniella Kopel, lea Wittenberg, and Dan Malkinson
08:56–08:58 PICO1.10
New findings and setting the research agenda for soil and water conservation for sustainable land management
Saskia Keesstra, Eli Argaman, Jose Alfonso Gomez, and John Quinton
08:58–09:00 PICO1.11
Dynamic Hydrologic Connectivity through the Vadose Zone: Snowmelt Interaction with Groundwater and Streamflow
Kevin Hyde, Bradley Carr, Mine Dogan, Mehrez Elwaseif, Evan Kipnis, Scott Peckham, Scott Miller, and Steve Holbrook
09:00–09:02 PICO1.12
Badlands: Regolith, Forms and Processes. A review of the scientific research in Spain
Estela Nadal-Romero and Artemi Cerdà
09:02–09:04 PICO1.13
Can the intramolecular distribution of 15N in N2O be used to source partition N2O emitted from soil
Charlotte Decock and Johan Six
09:04–09:06 PICO1.14
Methods for determining the abundance, diversity and activity of soil microbial communities
Lily Pereg
09:06–09:08 PICO1.15
Use of treated wastewater in agriculture: effects on soil environment
Guy J. Levy and Marcos Lado
09:08–09:10 PICO1.16
Remediation and restoration of contaminated soils for plant growth and establishment
Vanessa Wong
09:10–09:12 PICO1.17
Some aspects of remediation of contaminated soils
Jaume Bech, Elena Korobova, Manuela Abreu, Claudio Bini, Hyo-Taek Chon, Carmen Pérez-Sirvent, and Núria Roca
09:12–09:14 PICO1.18
Novel sorbents for environmental remediation
Ioannis D. Manariotis, Hrissi K. Karapanagioti, and David Werner
09:14–09:16 PICO1.19
Lead isotopes as a tracer of pollution in soils in Lower Silesia (SW Poland)
Rafał Tyszka, Jakub Kierczak, Anna Pietranik, Jerzy Weber, Małgorzata Długosz, Vojtech Ettler, and Martin Mchaljevic
Coffee Break
10:30–10:32 PICO1.1
Soils as a buffer of contaminants in catchments
Olivier Evrard
10:32–10:34 PICO1.2
Soil variability in engineering applications
Giovanna Vessia
10:34–10:36 PICO1.3
Modification of soils by plants: sustainability by design
Paul Hallett, Philip White, Rosario Garcia Moreno, and Doris Vetterlein
10:36–10:38 PICO1.4
Contribution of the climatic transect approach application to the study of soil degradation in South of Spain.
José D. Ruiz-Sinoga, Miguel A. Gabarrón-Galeote, Artemi Cerdà, and Juan F. Martínez-Murillo
10:38–10:40 PICO1.5
Development of base maps' role in soil mapping
Brad Miller and Eric Brevik
10:40–10:42 PICO1.6
Mapping soil organic carbon from the landscape to the continent
Bas van Wesemael and Christian Walter
10:42–10:44 PICO1.7
Progress on Platforms, Sensors and Applications with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in soil science and geomorphology
Niels Anders, Juha Suomalainen, Manuel Seeger, Saskia Keesstra, Harm Bartholomeus, and Paolo Paron
10:44–10:46 PICO1.8
Soil evolution dynamics and cultural response: Transformation of habitation patterns in NW Europe (3000-1000 yrs BP)
Sjoerd Kluiving, Nico Roymans, and Marijke Bekkema
10:46–10:48 PICO1.9
Soil as a record of the past: Mass migration as the result of soil exhausting
Jan van Mourik and Sjoerd Kluiving
10:48–10:50 PICO1.10
Changes of the soil environment affected by fly ash dumping site of the electric power plant
Jerzy Weber, Marta Gwizdz, Elzbieta Jamroz, Magdalena Debicka, and Andrzej Kocowicz
10:50–10:52 PICO1.11
Si isotopes record cyclical dissolution and re-precipitation of pedogenic clay minerals in a podzolic soil chronosequence
Jean-Thomas Cornelis, Dominique Weis, Les Lavkulich, Marie-Liesse Vermeire, Bruno Delvaux, and Jane Barling*
10:52–10:54 PICO1.12
Soil and sediments micromorphology: reconstruction of palaeoenvironments, anthropogenic processes, or more recent human impact on ecosystems
Martine Gérard, Luca Trombino, and Georges Stoops
10:54–10:56 PICO1.13
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Spatio-temporal patterns of radon along the western fault of the Dead Sea Transform, NW Dead Sea
Gideon Steinitz and Oksana Piatibratova
10:56–10:58 PICO1.14
Spiral tectonics
Mohammad Hassan Asadiyan
10:58–11:00 PICO1.15
Environmental change and the natural link between Kazakh Steppe and Northern Eurasia
Adilkhan Baibatsha
11:00–11:02 PICO1.16
Past and Current Climate Change (withdrawn)
Mercedes Rodriguez
11:02–11:04 PICO1.17
Assessing the potential of Landsat images to detect and map agricultural land abandonment in Kyzyl-Orda (Kazakhstan)
Elisabeth Fliemann, Fabian Löw, and Christopher Conrad
11:04–11:06 PICO1.18
Radiocarbon analysis and Quaternary Geochronology
Irka Hajdas
11:06–11:08 PICO1.19
The impact of photodestruction of metal-organic complexes on transport of metals from terrestrial to aquatic ecosystems
Mikhail Biryukov, Demin Vladimir, Zavgorodnyaya Yuliya, and Lapitskiy Sergey