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Environmental Soil-Landscape Modeling: Geographic Information Technologies and Pedometrics presents the latest methodological developments in soil-landscape modeling. It analyzes many recently developed measurement tools, and explains computer-related and pedometric techniques that are invaluable in the modeling process.

This volume provides an in-depth overview of the history of soil-landscape modeling. By uniting the work of soil scientists from diverse backgrounds, it promotes quantitative soil-landscape modeling as a joint venture among those involved with soil geography, soil genesis, and pedometrics.

About the Editor

Sabine Grunwald is an Assistant Professor in the Soil and Water Science Department, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, at the University of Florida, Gainesville. She is the current vice-chair of the Commission 1.5 Pedometrics of the International Union of Soil Sciences.

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History and Trends in Soil-Landscape Modeling
What Do We Really Know About the Space–Time Continuum of Soil Landscapes? Sabine Grunwald Soil Survey and Soil Classification, Richard W. Arnold A Historical Perspective on Soil-Landscape Modeling, David J. Brown
Geomorphological Soil-Landscape Models, Carolyn G. Olson
Collection of Soil-Landscape Datasets
The Impact of Emerging Geographic Information Technology on Soil-Landscape Modeling, Sabine Grunwald and Sanjay Lamsal Topographic Mapping, Scot Smith Pedometrics Digital Soil-Terrain Modeling: The Predictive Potential and Uncertainty, Thomas F.A. Bishop and Budiman Minasny Fuzzy Logic Models, A.-Xing Zhu Modeling Spatial Variation of Soil as Random Functions, Richard Webster and Margaret A. Oliver Stochastic Simulation of Soil Variations, Jean-Paul Chilès and Denis Allard
Pedometrical Techniques for Soil Texture Mapping at Different Scales, Marc van Meirvenne and Ingrid van Cleemput Analysis of Complex Soil Variation Using Wavelets, R.Murray Lark
Three-Dimensional Reconstruction and Scientific Visualization of Soil Landscapes, Sabine Grunwald On Spatial Lattice Modeling of Soil Properties, Jun Zhu, Richard P. Wolkowski, Wei Yue, and Ruifeng Xu Multiscale Soil-Landscape Process Modeling, Jeroen M. Schoorl and Antonie Veldkamp Space–Time Geostatistics, Gerard B.M. Heuvelink and Judith J.J.C. Snepvangers

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