Editorial Board


Shunyao Zhuang
Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Research interests: soil science; forest soil

Associate editor

T M Indra Mahlia
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, Australia
Research interests: energy and fuels; water-energy nexus; circular economy


Editorial Board


Rui Alexandre Pita Perdigão

Meteoceanics Institute for Complex System Science, Washington, DC, USA

Research interests: Complex System Sciences; Earth System Dynamics; Climate Dynamics; Ecosystem Dynamics; Coevolution; Natural Hazards; Mathematical Physics; Machine Learning; Artificial Intelligence; Information Theory; Nonlinear Dynamics; Chaos; Global Change; Sustainability; Interdisciplinary Methods for Ecological Analytics, Modelling and Decision Support.


Adília Pires

Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

Research interests: Study of alterations induced in marine invertebrate species (polychaetes) due to organic and inorganic contamination, climate change (pH, salinity and temperature)

Biochemical markers: oxidative stress, energy reserves

Physiological markers: regenerative capacity of polychaetes, larval development


Effects of climate change (pH, salinity and temperature) and polychaetes bioturbation in contaminated sediments (metals and metalloids) - geochemical speciation of elements


Salvador García-Ayllón Veintimilla

Universidad Politecnica de Cartagena, Cartagena, Spain

Research interests: Land use and environmental planning; Urban informatics; Transport planning


Pedro Proença Cunha 

Department of Earth Sciences, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Research interests: Stratigraphy; Sedimentology; Geomorphology; Neotectonics


Carolyn Stephens

University College London (UCL), Bartlett Development Planning Unit, London, United Kingdom;
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Research interests: Ecology and Human Health; Environmental Ethics; Environmental Epidemiology; Biodiversity and Health


Junjun Ni

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK, China

Research interests: soil bioengineering using vegetation; experimental unsaturated soil mechanics; soil behavior; slope; geoenvironmental engineering


Paula Ioana Moraru


University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj – Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Research interests: grotechnics, herbology and soil management; technique experimentally and analysis of variance; soil conservation systems for a sustainable agriculture, anti-erosion systems, minimum soil tillage, no-tillage, carbon sequestration; integrated control of weeds and correct use of herbicides; rural development and climatic changes


José Galizia Tundisi

International Institute of Ecology, Brazil

Research interests: watershed management; ecology of freshwaters; lake and reservoir management; limnology of reservoirs


Siyue Li

Wuhan Institute of Technology, China

Research interests: water quality; Carbon biogeochemical cycles; inland water carbon emission


Guoqin Huang

Jiangxi Agricultural University, China

Research interests: cropping systems; agroecology; sustainable agricultural development


Inês Casquilho Martins

ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal

Research interests: social work; social policies; ecology; community development; social welfare systems; education and e-learning


Jiang Zhou

Guizhou Normal University, China

Research interests: behavior ecology; zoological ecology; systematic evolution; taxonomy of mammals


Bin Kang

Ocean University of China, China

Research interests: fish biogeography; diversity; fisheries; aquatic ecology; invasive biology


Daniela Baldantoni

University of Salerno, Italy

Research interests: biomonitoring; bioremediation; environmental pollution; agro-ecosystems


Kuok Ho Daniel Tang

The University of Arizona, USA

Research interests: climate change; sustainability; human ecology; population ecology


Arnaud Z. Dragicevic

INRAE - Institut national de recherche pour l'agriculture, l'alimentation et l'environnement, France

Research interests: evolutionary ecology; biodiversity; forest ecology; nature conservation; sustainability; ecological economics


Alessandro Bellino

University of Salerno, Italy

Research interests: evolution; ecophysiology; biodiversity; community ecology; ecological modelling


Tainã Gonçalves Loureiro

University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia

Research interests: aquatic ecology; invasion biology; conservation; management; molecular ecology; invertebrate zoology


Helena Belchior-Rocha

ISCTE-University institute of Lisbon, Portugal

Research interests: ecology; environment; community intervention; human rights (SDG 2030); education–soft skills; social responsability


Liang Chen

Yunnan University, China; Xi'an University of Technology, China

Research interests: ecotoxicology; cyanotoxin; cyanobacteria; aquatic ecology; microcystin; toxicity


Ramon Garcia-Marin

University of Murcia, Spain

Research interests: spatial planning; natural hazards; human geography and environment


Helder Viana

Escola Superior Agrária de Viseu, Portugal

Research interests: forest; biomass; remote sensing; silviculture; ecology 


Weifeng Wang

Nanjing Forestry University, China

Research interests: forest ecology and management; ecosystem ecology; carbon cycle


Yuan Huang

Nanjing Normal University, China

Research interests: aquatic ecology; interspecies interaction; induced defense; harmful algal blooms; plankton


Qingfeng Chen

Shandong Academy of Sciences, China

Research interests: ecological restoration and climate change; wetland treatment; wastewater treatment


Leonel Jorge Ribeiro Nunes

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Research interests: forest ecology; invasive species; forest management; climate changes


Sevda Kuşkaya

Erciyes University, Turkey

Research interests: economics; renewable energy; global warming; energy; greenhouse gas; environmental pollution


Qiang Li

University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States

Research interests: soil health; water quality; isotope biogeochemistry


Hesam Kamyab

University of Technology Malaysia, Malaysia

Research interests: algal biotechnology; energy; waste water treatment; environmental biotechnology; environmental microbiology


Indra Neel Pulidindi

GSFC University, India

Research interests: natural conservation; global/climate change ecology; evolutionary ecology; biogeochemistry; bioenvironmental chemistry; bioinorganic chemistry


Pabodha Galgamuwa

Kansas State University, United States

Research interests: forest ecology; nature conservation; ecosystem ecology & global change; biodiversity; silviculture; remote sensing & GIS


Kristijan Franin

University of Zadar, Croatia

Research interests: ecological infrastructure; true bugs; biological control; botanical extracts


Salvador Garcia-Ayllon

Technical University of Cartagena, Spain

Research interests: coastal management; urban development; sustainability; territorial planning; tourism impact; environmental planning


Ismet Yener

Artvin Coruh University, Turkey

Research interests: forest ecology; forest soils; soil ecology; forest productivity-environmental factors relations; soil science


Alenka Fikfak

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Research interests: urban heat island; urban planning; rural development; morphology structure of built environment; tourism development


Nikolaos Theodor Skoulikidis

Hellenic Centre For Marine Research, Greece

Research interests: limnology; hydrogeochemistry; ecological quality; integrated water resources management


Francisco Joaquín Cortés-García

Universidad Internacional de La Rioja, Chile

Research interests: sustainability; corporate social responsibility (CSR); sustainable finance; ecological economy; circular economy; sustainable banking