World Congress of Soil Science Logo 18th World Congress of Soil Science
July 9-15, 2006 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
International Union of Soil Sciences
WCSS

 
Sunday, 9 July 2006
Session No. 1
FAO/IAEA Workshop: Use of Nuclear Techniques in Addressing Soil-Water-Nutrient Issues for Sustainable Agricultural Production - Oral
 
Session No. 2
FAO/IAEA Workshop: Use of Nuclear Techniques in Addressing Soil-Water-Nutrient Issues for Sustainable Agricultural Production - Poster
 
 
Monday, 10 July 2006
Session No. 3
1.0A New Frontiers in Soil Resource Assessment - Oral
 
Session No. 4
1.0PW Synthesis, Modeling, and Applications of Disciplinary Soil Science Knowledge for Soil-Water-Plant-Environment Systems - Theater I
 
Session No. 5
1.1C Soil Micromorphology, Archaeometry, and Archaeology - Theater
 
Session No. 6
1.2P Interdependency of Soils and Soil Scapes - Theater
 
Session No. 7
2.0B Innovative Technologies in Rhizosphere Research - Oral
 
Session No. 8
3.0A Long-term Agronomic Experiments: Their Importance for Science and Society - Oral
 
Session No. 9
4.0A Bridging Soil Science, Environmental Policy and Communications - Oral
 
Session No. 10
AS Acid Sulfate Soils: Technological Advances Enabling Better Management - Oral
 
Session No. 11
0.0B Global Priorities in Soil Science Research - Oral
 
Session No. 12
1.0A New Frontiers in Soil Resource Assessment - Theater
 
Session No. 13
1.0WA Soil Geochemical Patterns at Regional, National, and International Scales - Oral
 
Session No. 14
1.2A Spatial, Societal and Environmental Aspects of Pedodiversity - Oral
 
Session No. 15
2.2A Soil Organic Matter: Stabilization and Carbon Sequestration - Theater
 
Session No. 16
3.4A Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation I. Agroecosystems: Processes & Assessment - Oral
 
Session No. 17
SCE Evaluating Management Impacts on Forest Soils - Theater
 
Session No. 18
1.5A Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy, Soil Sensing, Remote Sensing and Image Analysis - Oral
 
Session No. 19
1.5B Soil Sampling in Space and Time - Theater
 
Session No. 20
2.3A Microbial Habitat: Evolution, Structure and Distribution in Soils - Theater
 
Session No. 21
2.5A Soil Physicochemical-Biological Interfacial Interactions: Impacts on Transformations and Bioavailability of Metals and Metalloids - Oral
 
Session No. 22
3.2A Environmental Impacts of Soil Erosion - Measuring and Modeling On- and Off-Site Damages of Soil Erosion - Oral
 
Session No. 23
3.3C Improved Management of Alkaline Soils for Dryland Agriculture - Theater
 
Session No. 24
4.2C Soil Quality as it Affects Nutrients in Food Crops and Human Health - Oral
 
Session No. 25
4.3A Land Use Modeling as a Tool to Combat Soil Degradation - Oral
 
 
Tuesday, 11 July 2006
Session No. 26
0.0A Innovation, Speculation and Disneyfication in Soil Science Education - Oral
 
Session No. 27
1.0B Soil Change in Anthropocence - Oral
 
Session No. 28
1.2A Spatial, Societal and Environmental Aspects of Pedodiversity - Theater
 
Session No. 29
2.4A Poorly Ordered Nanoparticulate materials (PONM) in Soils - Oral
 
Session No. 30
3.0B Emerging Topics in Soil Use and Management - Oral
 
Session No. 31
3.3B Nutrient Use Efficiency and Global Agriculture - Theater
 
Session No. 32
4.0A Bridging Soil Science, Environmental Policy and Communications - Theater
 
Session No. 33
1.0B Soil Change in Anthropocence - Theater
 
Session No. 34
1.1A Hydropedology: Fundamental Issues and Practical Applications - Oral
 
Session No. 35
2.0B Innovative Technologies in Rhizosphere Research - Theater
 
Session No. 36
2.2A Soil Organic Matter: Stabilization and Carbon Sequestration - Oral
 
Session No. 37
3.2B Dryland Conservation Technologies: Innovations for Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability - Oral
 
Session No. 38
4.5A History of Soil Science in Developing Countries - Oral
 
Session No. 39
AS Acid Sulfate Soils: Technological Advances Enabling Better Management - Theater
 
Session No. 40
CR Soils of Northern, Southern Polar Region and Soils of High Elevations and Their Relationship to Global Climate Change - Oral
 
Session No. 41
1.2B Soil System Behavior in Time - Oral
 
Session No. 42
1.4A Impact of National Soil Classification on Soil Science and Society - Theater
 
Session No. 43
2.3A Microbial Habitat: Evolution, Structure and Distribution in Soils - Oral
 
Session No. 44
2.4A Poorly Ordered Nanoparticulate materials (PONM) in Soils - Theater
 
Session No. 45
3.0B Emerging Topics in Soil Use and Management - Theater
 
Session No. 46
4.2A Soil Care and Quality Soil Management - Oral
 
Session No. 47
SCE Evaluating Management Impacts on Forest Soils - Oral
 
Session No. 48
1.1A Hydropedology: Fundamental Issues and Practical Applications - Theater I
 
Session No. 49
1.6A Imprint of Environmental Change on Paleosols - Oral
 
Session No. 50
2.0A Synchrotron Spectromicroscopy of Particulate Matter Affecting Air, Water & Soil Quality - Oral
 
Session No. 51
2.5A Soil Physicochemical-Biological Interfacial Interactions: Impacts on Transformations and Bioavailability of Metals and Metalloids - Theater
 
Session No. 52
2.5B Interactions between Clays and Organic Matter and Their Impact on Sorption and Availability of Organic Compounds in Soil Environments - Oral
 
Session No. 53
3.4B Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation II. Agroecosystems: Reclamation Strategies - Oral
 
Session No. 54
4.1B Role of Organic Matter for Soil Properties and Consequences for Environmental Functions - Theater
 
 
Thursday, 13 July 2006
Session No. 55
1.3A New Frontiers in Soil Genesis - Oral
 
Session No. 56
1.5A Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy, Soil Sensing, Remote Sensing and Image Analysis - Theater
 
Session No. 57
3.4B Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation II. Agroecosystems: Reclamation Strategies - Theater
 
Session No. 58
4.0B Soil Related Discords and Conflicts - Oral
 
Session No. 59
4.1A Organic Farming Advantages and Disadvantages for Soils, Water Quality and Sustainability - Oral
 
Session No. 60
4.1PB Soil, Wine and Other Quality Crops - Theater
 
Session No. 61
RB Developments in the World Reference Base (WRB), Soil Taxonomy (ST) and Other National Soil Classification Systems for Soil Resources - Oral
 
Session No. 62
1.4A Impact of National Soil Classification on Soil Science and Society - Oral
 
Session No. 63
2.0A Synchrotron Spectromicroscopy of Particulate Matter Affecting Air, Water & Soil Quality - Theater
 
Session No. 64
2.1A Soil Structuring as a Dynamic Process and Particles Transfer - Oral
 
Session No. 65
2.5B Interactions between Clays and Organic Matter and Their Impact on Sorption and Availability of Organic Compounds in Soil Environments - Theater
 
Session No. 66
3.1A Land Use Planning: Environmental, Economic and Social Trade-offs - Theater
 
Session No. 67
3.3A Future Challenges in P Fertilization and the Environment - Oral
 
Session No. 68
LD Soil Degradation: Processes, Control, and Politics - Oral
 
Session No. 69
0.0B Global Priorities in Soil Science Research - Theater
 
Session No. 70
1.0PW Synthesis, Modeling, and Applications of Disciplinary Soil Science Knowledge for Soil-Water-Plant-Environment Systems - Theater II
 
Session No. 71
1.3B Essence Diagnostic and Time-Scales of Natural and Human-Induced Pedogenic Processes - Oral
 
Session No. 72
1.6B Amazonian Dark Earth Soils (Terra Preta and Terra Preta Nova): A Tribute to Wim Sombroek - Oral
 
Session No. 73
2.2B Adsorption Processes in Soils - Basis for Ecological Soil Functions - Theater I
 
Session No. 74
2.4B Soil Mineralogy and Geophysics: Environmental and Soils Management and Mineral Exploration - Oral
 
Session No. 75
3.2B Dryland Conservation Technologies: Innovations for Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability - Theater
 
Session No. 76
3.3B Nutrient Use Efficiency and Global Agriculture - Oral
 
Session No. 77
1.1B Site Disturbance: The Role of Soil Morphology in its Assessment - Oral
 
Session No. 78
1.3B Essence Diagnostic and Time-Scales of Natural and Human-Induced Pedogenic Processes - Theater
 
Session No. 79
2.2B Adsorption Processes in Soils - Basis for Ecological Soil Functions - Oral
 
Session No. 80
2.3P New Strategies for Management of Plant Pathogenic Soil Microorganisms - Natural Soil Suppression or Genetically Modified Plants - Theater
 
Session No. 81
3.2C Water Use Challenges for the Future - Oral
 
Session No. 82
4.1B Role of Organic Matter for Soil Properties and Consequences for Environmental Functions - Oral
 
Session No. 83
LD Soil Degradation: Processes, Control, and Politics - Theater
 
 
Friday, 14 July 2006
Session No. 84
1.0WB Wetlands: Science and Management - Oral
 
Session No. 85
1.3A New Frontiers in Soil Genesis - Theater
 
Session No. 86
2.0W Emerging Methods to Examine Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Soils - Oral
 
Session No. 87
3.0W Sustainable Soils and Life on Land - Oral
 
Session No. 88
4.0W Soils and Human Health - Oral
 
Session No. 89
4.1PA Soils and Natural Hazards (Knowledge, Assessment and Mitigation) - Theater
 
Session No. 90
RB Developments in the World Reference Base (WRB), Soil Taxonomy (ST) and Other National Soil Classification Systems for Soil Resources - Theater
 
Session No. 91
1.0PA Multiscale Mapping of Soil Properties for Environmental Studies, Agriculture, and Decision-Making - Theater
 
Session No. 92
1.1C Soil Micromorphology, Archaeometry, and Archaeology - Oral
 
Session No. 93
2.0W Emerging Methods to Examine Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Soils - Theater
 
Session No. 94
2.3B Molecular Approaches to Microbial Ecology in Soils - Oral
 
Session No. 95
3.1B Translating Soil Science into Agricultural & Environmental Policy - Theater
 
Session No. 96
3.3C Improved Management of Alkaline Soils for Dryland Agriculture - Oral
 
Session No. 97
3.5C Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation III. Agro- and Forest Ecosystems: Physical, Chemical and Biological Processes - Oral
 
Session No. 98
SU Soils in Urban Ecosystems: Characteristics and Functioning - Oral
 
Session No. 99
1.2B Soil System Behavior in Time - Theater
 
Session No. 100
1.5B Soil Sampling in Space and Time - Oral
 
Session No. 101
2.1B Soil Hydrology, Structure, and Micromorphic Propoerties (Soil Porous System) - Oral
 
Session No. 102
2.3B Molecular Approaches to Microbial Ecology in Soils - Theater
 
Session No. 103
3.1B Translating Soil Science into Agricultural & Environmental Policy - Oral
 
Session No. 104
3.3P Plant Responses and Adaptation to Ionic Stresses - Theater
 
Session No. 105
4.2B Biologically Intensive Agriculture: an Approach to Combating Hunger for the Poor - Oral
 
Session No. 106
CR Soils of Northern, Southern Polar Region and Soils of High Elevations and Their Relationship to Global Climate Change - Theater
 
Session No. 107
1.1A Hydropedology: Fundamental Issues and Practical Applications - Theater II
 
Session No. 108
1.4B Indigenous Soil Classification Systems - Oral
 
Session No. 109
1.6A Imprint of Environmental Change on Paleosols - Theater
 
Session No. 110
2.2B Adsorption Processes in Soils - Basis for Ecological Soil Functions - Theater II
 
Session No. 111
3.1A Land Use Planning: Environmental, Economic and Social Trade-offs - Oral
 
Session No. 112
3.5D Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation IV. Salinization, Sodification and Other Forms of Degradation in Agricultural and Native Ecosystems - Oral
 
Session No. 113
4.4A Case Histories of the Relationships Among Soils and Societies - Oral
 
 
Monday, 10 July 2006 - Friday, 14 July 2006
Session No. 114
1.0B Soil Change in Anthropocence - Poster
 
Session No. 115
1.0PA Multiscale Mapping of Soil Properties for Environmental Studies, Agriculture, and Decision-Making - Poster
 
Session No. 116
1.0PW Synthesis, Modeling, and Applications of Disciplinary Soil Science Knowledge for Soil-Water-Plant-Environment Systems - Poster
 
Session No. 117
1.0WA Soil Geochemical Patterns at Regional, National, and International Scales - Poster
 
Session No. 118
1.0WB Wetlands: Science and Management - Poster
 
Session No. 119
1.1A Hydropedology: Fundamental Issues and Practical Applications - Poster
 
Session No. 120
1.1B Site Disturbance: The Role of Soil Morphology in its Assessment - Poster
 
Session No. 121
1.1C Soil Micromorphology, Archaeometry, and Archaeology - Poster
 
Session No. 122
1.1P Soil Geomorphology: Concept Theory and Practices - Poster
 
Session No. 123
1.2B Soil System Behavior in Time - Poster
 
Session No. 124
1.2P Interdependency of Soils and Soil Scapes - Poster
 
Session No. 125
1.3B Essence Diagnostic and Time-Scales of Natural and Human-Induced Pedogenic Processes - Poster
 
Session No. 126
1.3PA Andisols and Related Soils - Poster
 
Session No. 127
1.3PB Arid Soils: Genesis, Geomorphology, and Geoarchaeology - Poster
 
Session No. 128
1.3PC Pedogenesis and Weathering in Humid Tropics - Poster
 
Session No. 129
1.3PD Soils on Limestones: Their Properties, Genesis, and Role in Human Societies - Poster
 
Session No. 130
1.4B Indigenous Soil Classification Systems - Poster
 
Session No. 131
1.5A Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy, Soil Sensing, Remote Sensing and Image Analysis - Poster
 
Session No. 132
1.6A Imprint of Environmental Change on Paleosols - Poster
 
Session No. 133
1.6B Amazonian Dark Earth Soils (Terra Preta and Terra Preta Nova): A Tribute to Wim Sombroek - Poster
 
Session No. 134
2.0A Synchrotron Spectromicroscopy of Particulate Matter Affecting Air, Water & Soil Quality - Poster
 
Session No. 135
2.0P Measurement, Occurrence, and Transport of Radionuclides in Soils and Sediments, and their Transfer to Biota - Poster
 
Session No. 136
2.1A Soil Structuring as a Dynamic Process and Particles Transfer - Poster
 
Session No. 137
2.1B Soil Hydrology, Structure, and Micromorphic Propoerties (Soil Porous System) - Poster
 
Session No. 138
2.2A Soil Organic Matter: Stabilization and Carbon Sequestration - Poster
 
Session No. 139
2.2B Adsorption Processes in Soils - Basis for Ecological Soil Functions - Poster
 
Session No. 140
2.3A Microbial Habitat: Evolution, Structure and Distribution in Soils - Poster
 
Session No. 141
2.3B Molecular Approaches to Microbial Ecology in Soils - Poster
 
Session No. 142
2.3P New Strategies for Management of Plant Pathogenic Soil Microorganisms - Natural Soil Suppression or Genetically Modified Plants - Poster
 
Session No. 143
2.4B Soil Mineralogy and Geophysics: Environmental and Soils Management and Mineral Exploration - Poster
 
Session No. 144
2.5A Soil Physicochemical-Biological Interfacial Interactions: Impacts on Transformations and Bioavailability of Metals and Metalloids - Poster
 
Session No. 145
2.5B Interactions between Clays and Organic Matter and Their Impact on Sorption and Availability of Organic Compounds in Soil Environments - Poster
 
Session No. 146
3.0A Long-term Agronomic Experiments: Their Importance for Science and Society - Poster
 
Session No. 147
3.0B Emerging Topics in Soil Use and Management - Poster
 
Session No. 148
3.0W Sustainable Soils and Life on Land - Poster
 
Session No. 149
3.1A Land Use Planning: Environmental, Economic and Social Trade-offs - Poster
 
Session No. 150
3.1B Translating Soil Science into Agricultural & Environmental Policy - Poster
 
Session No. 151
3.2A Environmental Impacts of Soil Erosion - Measuring and Modeling On- and Off-Site Damages of Soil Erosion - Poster
 
Session No. 152
3.2B Dryland Conservation Technologies: Innovations for Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability - Poster
 
Session No. 153
3.2C Water Use Challenges for the Future - Poster
 
Session No. 154
3.3A Future Challenges in P Fertilization and the Environment - Poster
 
Session No. 155
3.3B Nutrient Use Efficiency and Global Agriculture - Poster
 
Session No. 156
3.4A Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation I. Agroecosystems: Processes & Assessment - Poster
 
Session No. 157
3.4B Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation II. Agroecosystems: Reclamation Strategies - Poster
 
Session No. 158
3.5C Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation III. Agro- and Forest Ecosystems: Physical, Chemical and Biological Processes - Poster
 
Session No. 159
3.5D Combating Global Soil & Land Degradation IV. Salinization, Sodification and Other Forms of Degradation in Agricultural and Native Ecosystems - Poster
 
Session No. 160
3.5P New Methods for Large-Area Assessment of Soil Degradation - Poster
 
Session No. 161
4.0A Bridging Soil Science, Environmental Policy and Communications - Poster
 
Session No. 162
4.1A Organic Farming Advantages and Disadvantages for Soils, Water Quality and Sustainability - Poster
 
Session No. 163
4.1B Role of Organic Matter for Soil Properties and Consequences for Environmental Functions - Poster
 
Session No. 164
4.1PA Soils and Natural Hazards (Knowledge, Assessment and Mitigation) - Poster
 
Session No. 165
4.1PB Soil, Wine and Other Quality Crops - Poster
 
Session No. 166
4.2A Soil Care and Quality Soil Management - Poster
 
Session No. 167
4.2B Biologically Intensive Agriculture: an Approach to Combating Hunger for the Poor - Poster
 
Session No. 168
4.2C Soil Quality as it Affects Nutrients in Food Crops and Human Health - Poster
 
Session No. 169
4.3A Land Use Modeling as a Tool to Combat Soil Degradation - Poster
 
Session No. 170
4.3P Intensification of Agricultural Production Systems and the Environment - Poster
 
Session No. 171
4.4A Case Histories of the Relationships Among Soils and Societies - Poster
 
Session No. 172
4.4P Soil Science and International Organizations - Poster
 
Session No. 173
4.5A History of Soil Science in Developing Countries - Poster
 
Session No. 174
AS Acid Sulfate Soils: Technological Advances Enabling Better Management - Poster
 
Session No. 175
CR Soils of Northern, Southern Polar Region and Soils of High Elevations and Their Relationship to Global Climate Change - Poster
 
Session No. 176
LD Soil Degradation: Processes, Control, and Politics - Poster
 
Session No. 179
RB Developments in the World Reference Base (WRB), Soil Taxonomy (ST) and Other National Soil Classification Systems for Soil Resources - Poster
 
Session No. 177
SCE Evaluating Management Impacts on Forest Soils - Poster
 
Session No. 178
SU Soils in Urban Ecosystems: Characteristics and Functioning - Poster
 

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