iSOIL - Interactions between soil related sciences -
Linking geophysics, soil science and digital soil mapping

Presentations (Oral /Poster)

Copyright: Andre Künzelmann, UFZ

Oral Presentations

International Conference: Novel Methods for Subsurface Characterization and Monitoring: From Theory to Practice (NovCare 2009)
May 13-16, 2009 in Leipzig, Germany

Comparative Study of Multisensoric-Spectrometry and EMI Measurements (Tina Wunderlich (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Kiel), Anne-Kathrin Nüsch (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ), Fenny M. van Egmond (The Soil Company, Groningen), Andreas Kathage (Allied Associated Geophysical Ltd.))

iSOIL: Integration of Geophysical Technologies in Measuring Platforms (Ulrike Werban, Anne-Kathrin Nuesch (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ ), Susanne Kathage (Allied Associates Geophysical Ltd.), F.M. van Egmond (The Soil Company), Tina Wunderlich (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel), S.A. al Hagrey (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel) and Peter Dietrich (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ))

European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2009 (EGU)
April 19 – 24, 2009 in Vienna, Austria

Towards quantitative usage of EMI in Digital Soil Mapping (Anne-Kathrin Nüsch, Susanne Kathage, Tina Wunderlich, Ulrike Werban and Peter Dietrich)

Annual Meeting of the German Geophysical Society (DGG)
March 23-26, 2009 in Kiel, Germany
Presentations in German

Vergleichende gammaspektrometrische Messungen im Rahmen des iSOIL Projektes in Roßlau/Sachsen-Anhalt (Nüsch, A.-K., Wunderlich, T. , van Egmond, F., Werban, U. , Dietrich, P.)

Anwendbarkeit geophysikalischer Methoden zur flächenhaften Ableitung von Arsengehalten (Pohle, M. , Werban, U. , Vetterlein, D. (Halle, UFZ), Dietrich, P.)

Einsatz von Gammaspektrometrie zur Charakterisierung des oberflächennahen Untergrundes (Dierke, C. , Werban, U., Dietrich, P., Marschall, K. (UFZ, Leipzig))

Umweltforschung im 7. Rahmenprogramm der EU"
Nationale Informationsveran-
staltung, Leipzig

Interactions between soil related sciences – Linking geophysics, soil science and digital soil mapping
(U. Werban and P. Dietrich)

June 3-6, 2008 in Milano, Italy

Special Session at CONSOIL 2008: Digital Soil Mapping and the implementation of Soil Thematic Strategy

European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2008 (EGU)
April 13 – 18, 2008 in Vienna, Austria

Interactions between Soil related Sciences: Linking Geophysics, Soil Science and Digital Soil Mapping
(Sauer, U.; Werban, U.; Behrens, T.; Cassiani, G.; Boruvka, L.; Carizzoni, M.; Dietrich, P)

German Geophysical Society (DGG)‏
March 15-18 ,2010 in Bochum, Germany

T. Wunderlich, W. Rabbel: Stabilized inversion of EM38 data measured in different heights

Annual Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU)‏
May 23 – 29, 2009 in Toronto, Canada

Relationship between physical properties and magnetism of soils from various pedoenvironments (Neli Jordanova, Diana Jordanova, Daniela Todorova, Ann Hirt, Petar Petrov)

Thermal transformations of Chernozem like soil samples during laboratory heating and their implications for revealing degree of soil maturity (Diana Jordanova, Neli Jordanova, Ann Hirt, Petar Petrov, Ruben Kretzschmar)

CAU Kiel ‏
10th February 2010 in Kiel, Germany

Eddie Loonstra: The Mole: Gamma-ray measurements of soil and its applications.

EUFAR Workshop: “Quantitative applications of soil spectroscopy”,
April 15-16 , 2010 at GFZ Potsdam, Germany

Gubler A.: Selecting the best VNIRS model to estimate total N in soil samples - A Swiss case study

EGU General Assembly 2010
May 2-7, 2010 in Vienna, Austria

Invited talk: Cassiani G., R. Deiana, J. Boaga, G. Vignoli, M. Rossi, M. Marani, M. Putti, M. Altissimo, A. Bellin, O. Cainelli, 2010, Hydro-geophysics for hillslope hydrology

E.H. Loonstra: Fingerprinting: modelling and mapping physical top soil properties with the Mole.

S.A. al Hagrey, T. Wunderlich, H. Petersen, M. Lay, W. Rabbel, H. Stümpel: Laboratory and in situ experiments on soil samples for determination of pedotransferfunctions

Diana Jordanova, Anna Atanasova, Petar Petrov, Neli Jordanova. Experimental evaluation of the degree of soil erosion caused by agricultural activities in a small area near Sofia (Bulgaria) using magnetic methods

4th International Workshop on Digital Soil Mapping
May 24-26, 2010 in Rome, Italy

Dlouhá, Š., Borůvka, L., Nüsch, A.-K., Werban, U., Drábek, O.: Correlation between soil magnetic susceptibility and heavy metal contents in soils as a basis for soil pollution mapping

Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment World Distributer Seminar;
31st of May till 3rd of June 2010 in Giesbeek, The Netherlands

Uta Sauer, Fenny van Egmond, Marijgje Wijers : iSOIL - Interactions between soil related sciences – Linking geophysics, soil science and digital soil mapping

June 18, 2010 in Hannover, Germany

Hermsmeyer, D., D. Becker and H. Schneider. A Field PC for Precise Positioning in Geophysical Field Work. Contribution of Allsat GmbH network+services to the EU collaborative project iSOIL – Interactions between soil related sciences – Linking geophysics, soil science and digital soil mapping.

72 nd EAGE Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010
June 14 - 17, 2010 in Barcelona, Spain
Workshop: Multidisciplinary, Integrated Approaches in Near-surface Geophysics – Novell Developments, Benefits and the Road Ahead,invited talk

Cassiani G., A. Binley, A. Brovelli, R. Deiana, P. Dietrich, A. Flores, A. Kemna, E. Rizzo and U. Werban, 2010, Static and dynamic aspects of near surface characterization through physics-based integration of GPR, ERT, SIP and SP data in the time-lapse mode,

EAGE Near Surface
September 6-8, 2010 in Zurich, Switzerland)

T. Wunderlich, S. A. al Hagrey, H. Petersen, W. Rabbel: Pedophysical Study of Electrical Properties and Water Content, Laboratory and Field Experiments

Consoil 2010,
September 22 – 25 , 2010 in Salzburg, Austria

Diana Jordanova and Neli Jordanova. Magnetism of soils and sediments as a tool for estimation of soil erosion and heavy metal pollution – case studies

Leonardo van Straaten, Uta Sauer, Peter Dietrich: Cross-scale application and validation of a combined geophysical and pedometrical approach for digital soil mapping

2. konferencia Slovenskej a
Českej pedologickej společnosti: Nové trendy v diagnostike, klasifikácii
a mapovaní pôd. Rožňava

Sptember 29 – October 1, 2010 , Slovensko,

Borůvka, L., Dlouhá, Š., Klement, A.: Korelace spektrálních znaků s obsahy potenciálně rizikových prvků v silně kontaminovaných půdách

Borůvka, L., Kozák, J.: Nejnovější trendy terénního průzkumu a mapování půd

Annual conference of agronomy
September 28-30, 2010 in Hohenheim, Germany

Janine Krüger: Modelling of plant dynamics using the model CANDY including the plant module SIWAPFLANd

October 11-13, 2010 in Darmstadt, Germany

T. Wunderlich, S.A. al Hagrey, H. Petersen, W. Rabbel, G. Cassiani, A. Brovelli, U. Werban: Geophysical characterization of soils – from ex situ laboratory to in situ field measurements

Workshop on soil compaction modelling
October 12-13, 2010 in Agroscope Reckenholz, Switzerland

Carizzoni M.: Determination of soil mechanical properties with acoustic waves

SABE meeting
October 22, 2010 in Delft; The Netherlands

Peter Dietrich and Uta Sauer: iSOIL Project - European Soil Protection and the challenge
of standardization of proximal sensing methods

NJF Skara
27th October 2010 in Sweden

E.H. Loonstra : A Mole turning about soils and iSoil

Poster Presentations

Near Surface 2009
September 7 – 9, 2009 in Dublin, Ireland

iSOIL -Integration of Geophysical Technologies in Measuring Platforms" (Sub ID: 6784) by U. Werban* (UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research), A.K. Nuesch (UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research), M. Pohle (UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research), F.M. van Egmond (The Soil Company), T. Wunderlich (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel), S.A. al Hagrey (Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel) & P. Dietrich (UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research)

Annual Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU)‏
May 23 – 29, 2009 in Toronto, Canada

Lichens and mosses used as biomonitors in environmental magnetic studies (Diana Jordanova, Petar Petrov, Viktor Hoffmann, Neli Jordanova, Tsenka Tsacheva, Dimo Dimov)

National celebration of 140 years since the foundation of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences‏
October 5 – 12, 2009

iSOIL project – overview of the main objectives and Bulgarian participation (in Bulgarian) (Diana Jordanova, Neli Jordanova )

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Important Information

Project ended in November 2011

CWA 16373 "Best Practice Approach for electromagnetic induction measurements of the near surface" is published and available at CEN or DIN Berlin

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iSOIL is a member of the SOIL TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER of Research Projects funded by the EC

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