Analytical methods are the foundation of every scientific discipline. Therefore have they very important role in soil science and in all other related disciplines. From the choice of analytical method there depends the accuracy of researches and quality of the findings, and according to this the novelty and usefulness for society. Today we can see the usage of a very wide spectrum of methods and techniques in soil science from quite simple classical methods up to high-precision methods based on high-tech instruments. The wise usage of analytical methods and techniques allows the investigation of the processes and mechanisms in soils and to assess the status of the environment. Unfortunately, the importance of their utilisation in soil analysis is often underestimated. The main purpose of our session is to emphasize the importance of the analytical methods used to achieve the results in soil research.

The aim of this session is to present the usage of different laboratory methods and techniques in soil research and give possibility for researchers to exchange their experiences. The special goal of this session will be to promote a wider use of innovative analytical methods and hyphenated instrumental techniques for separation and determination of chemical and biochemical compounds of both known and unknown structures in mineral and organic soils, sediments, substrates and composts. Modern analytical methods and hyphenated techniques can be utilized for the investigation of the processes and mechanisms in soils like formation, transformation, and conversion.
The session is an opportunity to present the works describing the usage of wide range of equipment, from smartphones to MS in the analysis of soils. The session is not limited to these techniques or methods. Works describing the methods of soil physical analysis are accepted also. The studies connected with methodology of soil chemical analysis and particularly soil organic matter are welcome.

Co-organized as BG2.28/NH3.26
Convener: Tonu Tonutare | Co-conveners: Viia Lepane, Manfred Sager
| Tue, 09 Apr, 16:15–18:00
Room G1
| Attendance Wed, 10 Apr, 08:30–10:15
Hall X1

Attendance time: Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 08:30–10:15 | Hall X1

Chairperson: Manfred Sager
X1.235 |
Lars Arne Meier, Falk Burkhardt, Thomas Scholten, Peter Kühn, and Karsten Schmidt
X1.236 |
Xuyao Liu, Echuan Yan, and Shaoping Huang
X1.237 |
Fluid-Soil-Structure interaction by one-way coupling method
Peter Ladefoged, Yunsup Shin, Nallathamby Sivasithamparam, and Sylfest Glimsdal
X1.238 |
Tatiana Goldberg, Rick Hennekam, Gert-Jan Reichart, Laura Wasch, and Jasper Griffioen
X1.239 |
Luis Carlos Colocho Hurtarte, Helen Carla Amorim, Jens Kruse, Liming Wang, Julio Criginski Cezar, and Jörg Prietzel
X1.240 |
Ilaria Piccoli, Nicola Dal Ferro, Delmas Patrice, Squartini Andrea, and Morari Francesco
X1.241 |
Elena-Diana Bobric, Eugen Rusu, Nicoleta Melniciuc-Puica, and Iuliana Gabriela Breaban
X1.243 |
Eva Kanari, Pierre Barré, Lauric Cécillon, Laure N. Soucémarianadin, Nicolas Bouton, Florence Savignac, and François Baudin
X1.244 |
Karin Kauer, Sandra Pärnpuu, Kerttu Tammik, and Alar Astover
X1.245 |
Lisette Niilo, Tiina Köster, Raimo Kõlli, Imbi Albre, and Tõnu Tõnutare
X1.246 |
Tõnis Tõnutare, Aldo Oras, and Tõnu Tõnutare
X1.247 |
Johanna Schlögl, Edisson Subdiaga, and Stefan B. Haderlein
X1.248 |
Uwe Meyer, Elke Fries, and Michaela Frei
X1.250 |
Nataliia Chupakhina, Pavel Maslennikov, Luba Skrypnik, Pavel Feduraev, and Galina Chupakhina
X1.251 |
Erich Inselsbacher, Hans Unterfrauner, and Robert Peticzka
X1.252 |
Olivier S Humphrey, Scott D Young, Elizabeth H Bailey, Neil M J Crout, E Louise Ander, and Michael J Watts