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Volume 12 Issue 3, August 2013



  • ANNOUNCEMENTS up

  • SPECIAL SECTION: REMOTE SENSING FOR VADOSE ZONE HYDROLOGY up

    • Binayak P. Mohanty, Michael Cosh, Venkat Lakshmi and Carsten Montzka
      Remote Sensing for Vadose Zone Hydrology—A Synthesis from the Vantage Point
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.07.0128
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    • Carsten Montzka, Jennifer P. Grant, Hamid Moradkhani, Harrie-Jan Hendricks Franssen, Lutz Weihermüller, Matthias Drusch and Harry Vereecken
      Estimation of Radiative Transfer Parameters from L-Band Passive Microwave Brightness Temperatures Using Advanced Data Assimilation
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0040
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    • Xujun Han, Harrie-Jan Hendricks Franssen, Xin Li, Yanlin Zhang, Carsten Montzka and Harry Vereecken
      Joint Assimilation of Surface Temperature and L-Band Microwave Brightness Temperature in Land Data Assimilation
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0072
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    • Naira Chaouch, Robert Leconte, Ramata Magagi, Marouane Temimi and Reza Khanbilvardi
      Multi-Stage Inversion Method to Retrieve Soil Moisture from Passive Microwave Measurements over the Mackenzie River Basin
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0134
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    • Bin Fang, Venkat Lakshmi, Rajat Bindlish, Thomas J. Jackson, Michael Cosh and Jeffrey Basara
      Passive Microwave Soil Moisture Downscaling Using Vegetation Index and Skin Surface Temperature
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.05.0089
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    • L. Brocca, A. Tarpanelli, T. Moramarco, F. Melone, S.M. Ratto, M. Cauduro, S. Ferraris, N. Berni, F. Ponziani, W. Wagner and T. Melzer
      Soil Moisture Estimation in Alpine Catchments through Modeling and Satellite Observations
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0102
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    • Prasanna H. Gowda, Terry A. Howell, George Paul, Paul D. Colaizzi, Thomas H. Marek, Bob Su and Karen S. Copeland
      Deriving Hourly Evapotranspiration Rates with SEBS: A Lysimetric Evaluation
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0110
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    • Pardhasaradhi Teluguntla, Dongryeol Ryu, Biju George and Jeffrey P. Walker
      Multidecadal Trend of Basin-Scale Evapotranspiration Estimated Using AVHRR Data in the Krishna River Basin, India
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0118
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    • Huihui Zhang and Dong Wang
      Management of Postharvest Deficit Irrigation of Peach Trees Using Infrared Canopy Temperature
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0093
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    • Yongchul Shin, Binayak P. Mohanty and Amor V.M. Ines
      Estimating Effective Soil Hydraulic Properties Using Spatially Distributed Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0094
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    • Bram te Brake, Ramon F. Hanssen, Martine J. van der Ploeg and Gerrit H. de Rooij
      Satellite-Based Radar Interferometry to Estimate Large-Scale Soil Water Depletion from Clay Shrinkage: Possibilities and Limitations
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0098
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    • W.A. Dorigo, A. Xaver, M. Vreugdenhil, A. Gruber, A. Hegyiová, A.D. Sanchis-Dufau, D. Zamojski, C. Cordes, W. Wagner and M. Drusch
      Global Automated Quality Control of In Situ Soil Moisture Data from the International Soil Moisture Network
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0097
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    • Justin R. Adams, Aaron A. Berg and Heather McNairn
      Field Level Soil Moisture Variability at 6- and 3-cm Sampling Depths: Implications for Microwave Sensor Validation
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0070
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    • Lisa M. Bramer, Brian K. Hornbuckle and Petruţa C. Caragea
      How Many Measurements of Soil Moisture within the Footprint of a Ground-Based Microwave Radiometer Are Required to Account for Meter-Scale Spatial Variability?
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0100
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    • V. Sridhar, W.T.A. Jaksa, Bin Fang, Venkat Lakshmi, Kenneth G. Hubbard and Xin Jin
      Evaluating Bias-Corrected AMSR-E Soil Moisture using in situ Observations and Model Estimates
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.05.0093
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  • SPECIAL SECTION: SCALING IN SOIL AND COMPLEX POROUS MEDIA up

    • Alberto Guadagnini, Fernando San José Martínez and Yakov A. Pachepsky
      Scaling in Soil and Other Complex Porous Media
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.05.0092
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    • Juan José Ibáñez and Enrico Feoli
      Global Relationships of Pedodiversity and Biodiversity
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0186
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    • J. Caniego Monreal, F. San José Martínez, J.J. Ibáñez Martí and R. Pérez-Gómez
      Lacunarity of the Spatial Distributions of Soil Types in Europe
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0210
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    • Mie Andreasen, Louise Andie Andreasen, Karsten H. Jensen, Torben O. Sonnenborg and Simone Bircher
      Estimation of Regional Groundwater Recharge Using Data from a Distributed Soil Moisture Network
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.01.0035
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    • J. Cámara, V. Gómez-Miguel and M.A. Martín
      Lithologic Control on the Scaling Properties of the First-Order Streams of Drainage Networks: A Monofractal Analysis
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0205
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    • E. Vidal-Vázquez, O.A. Camargo, S.R. Vieira, J.G.V. Miranda, J.R.F. Menk, G.M. Siqueira, J.M. Mirás-Avalos and A. Paz González
      Multifractal Analysis of Soil Properties along Two Perpendicular Transects
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0188
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    • Benigno Antonio Rodríguez-Gómez, María del Carmen Meizoso-López, José Manuel Mirás-Avalos, Aitor García-Tomillo and Antonio Paz-González
      Assessment of Solar Irradiation Models in A Coruña by Multifractal Analysis
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0183
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    • Monica Riva, Shlomo P. Neuman, Alberto Guadagnini and Martina Siena
      Anisotropic Scaling of Berea Sandstone Log Air Permeability Statistics
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0153
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    • M. Lado, M. Borisover and A. Paz Gonzalez
      Multifractal Analysis of Nitrogen Adsorption Isotherms Obtained from Organoclays Exposed to Different Temperatures
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0206
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    • J. Paz-Ferreiro, L.R.Q.P. da Luz, M. Lado and E. Vidal Vázquez
      Specific Surface Area and Multifractal Parameters of Associated Nitrogen Adsorption and Desorption Isotherms in Soils from Santa Catarina, Brazil
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0203
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    • J. Sanjurjo-Sánchez and E. Vidal Vázquez
      Characterizing Weathering of Granite Buildings by Multifractal Analysis of Mercury Intrusion Porosimetry
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0204
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    • J. Paz-Ferreiro, M. de A. Marinho, L.F.S. da Silva, S.T. Motoshima and R. da Silva Dias
      The Effects of Bulk Density and Water Potential on Multifractal Characteristics of Soil Penetration Resistance Microprofiles Measured on Disturbed Soil Samples
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0185
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    • Miguel Ángel Martín, Miguel Reyes and Francisco Javier Taguas
      On the Generative Equations of Fractal Self-Similarity in Granular Media and the Related PSD Models
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0207
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    • M. Kang, E. Perfect, C.L. Cheng, H.Z. Bilheux, M. Gragg, D.M. Wright, J.M. Lamanna, J. Horita and J.M. Warren
      Diffusivity and Sorptivity of Berea Sandstone Determined using Neutron Radiography
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0135
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    • C.-L. Cheng, E. Perfect and R.T. Mills
      Forward Prediction of Height-Averaged Capillary Pressure–Saturation Parameters Using the BC-vG Upscaler
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0174
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    • F. San José Martínez, F.J. Muñoz, F.J. Caniego and F. Peregrina
      Morphological Functions to Quantify Three-Dimensional Tomograms of Macropore Structure in a Vineyard Soil with Two Different Management Regimes
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0208
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  • ORIGINAL RESEARCH up

    • Kang Wang, Renduo Zhang and Feng Sheng
      Characterizing Heterogeneous Processes of Water Flow and Solute Transport in Soils Using Multiple Tracer Experiments
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0125
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    • James K. Bradshaw and David E. Radcliffe
      Nitrogen Fate and Transport in a Conventional Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Installed in a Clay Soil: Experimental Results
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0149
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    • James K. Bradshaw, David E. Radcliffe, Jiří Šimůnek, Assaf Wunsch and John E. McCray
      Nitrogen Fate and Transport in a Conventional Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Installed in a Clay Soil: A Nitrogen Chain Model
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0150
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    • Yijun Yao, Rui Shen, Kelly G. Pennell and Eric M. Suuberg
      Estimation of Contaminant Subslab Concentration in Vapor Intrusion Including Lateral Source–Building Separation
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0157
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    • Henrike Schelle, Wolfgang Durner, Steffen Schlüter, Hans-Jörg Vogel and Jan Vanderborght
      Virtual Soils: Moisture Measurements and Their Interpretation by Inverse Modeling
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0168
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    • Simona M. Hapca, Alasdair N. Houston, Wilfred Otten and Philippe C. Baveye
      New Local Thresholding Method for Soil Images by Minimizing Grayscale Intra-Class Variance
      doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0172
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    • Per Moldrup, T.K.K. Chamindu Deepagoda, Shoichiro Hamamoto, Toshiko Komatsu, Ken Kawamoto, Dennis E. Rolston and Lis Wollesen de Jonge
      Structure-Dependent Water-Induced Linear Reduction Model for Predicting Gas Diffusivity and Tortuosity in Repacked and Intact Soil
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.01.0026
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    • Franziska Anna Rühle, Christine Klier and Christine Stumpp
      Changes in Water Flow and Solute Transport Pathways During Long-Term Column Experiments
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.01.0032
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    • Thomas Keller, Marco Carizzoni, Feto E. Berisso, Matthias Stettler and Mathieu Lamandé
      Measuring the Dynamic Soil Response During Repeated Wheeling Using Seismic Methods
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.01.0033
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    • Quirijn de Jong van Lier, Jos C. van Dam, Angelica Durigon, Marcos A. dos Santos and Klaas Metselaar
      Modeling Water Potentials and Flows in the Soil–Plant System Comparing Hydraulic Resistances and Transpiration Reduction Functions
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.02.0039
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    • Frank Spurlock, Bruce Johnson, Atac Tuli, Suduan Gao, Jing Tao, Fabio Sartori, Ruijun Qin, David Sullivan, Mike Stanghellini and Husein Ajwa
      Simulation of Fumigant Transport and Volatilization from Tarped Broadcast Applications
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.03.0056
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    • T.K.K. Chamindu Deepagoda, Per Moldrup, Markus Tuller, Mette Pedersen, Jose Choc Chen Lopez, Lis Wollesen de Jonge, Ken Kawamoto and Toshiko Komatsu
      Gas Diffusivity-Based Design and Characterization of Greenhouse Growth Substrates
      doi:10.2136/vzj2013.03.0061
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