Irrigation and Drainage

Cover image for Vol. 66 Issue 3

Edited By: Kristoph-Dietrich Kinzli, P. E. and Prof. Jiusheng Li

Online ISSN: 1531-0361

Editor's Choice

The papers shown under Editor’s choice have been selected based on their innovative character, as well as on their importance for global food production and improvement of governance with respect to water management systems and flood protection provisions. They illustrate the spectrum and global spreading of topics that are dealt with in Irrigation and Drainage as one of the leading journals in the fields of water management and flood protection. The authors belong to the top experts in the sector and are well recognised by their colleagues.

Environmental impacts of contrasted groundwater pumping systems assessed by life cycle assessment methodology: contribution to the water-energy nexus study
by Ludivine Pradeleix, Philippe Roux, Sami Bouarfa, Bochra Jaouani, Zohra Lili-Chabaane and Veronique Bellon-Maurel (issue 64.1, Wiley-Blackwell best paper award 2016)

Application of photovoltaic pumping technology for growing paddy rice in China
by Zhanyi Gao and Jing Liu (issue 65.1)

How do irrigation and drainage play an important role in climate change adaptation?
By Tsugihiro Watanabe (issue 65.1)

Using remote sensing to estimate evapotranspiration of irrigated crops under flood and sprinkler irrigation systems
by Ahmed A. Eldeiry, Reagan M. Waskom and Aymn Elhaddad (issue 65.1)

SALTMED model performance for quinoa irrigated with fresh and saline water in a Mediterranean environment
by Çigdem Ince Kaya and Attila Yazar (issue 65.1)

Visualizing particle movement in flat drip irrigation emitters with digital particle image velocimetry
by Haisheng Liu, Haosu Sun, Yunkai Li, Ji Feng, Peng Song and Mindi Zhang (issue 65.4)

Situation, strategies and BMPS to control agricultural NPS pollution in the European Union
by Giorgio Provolo, Guido Sali, Claudio Gandolfi, Jeongryeol Jang, Youngkweon Cho and William Magette (issue 65.S1)

Shallow subsurface drainage for managing seasonal flooding in Ganges Floodplain, Bangladesh
by Romulus O. Okwany, Sanmugam Prathapar, Ram C. Bastakoti and Manoranjan K. Mondal (issue 65.5)

Probabilistic risk assessment of flood disaster in South Korea under the impact of climate change
by Jihoon Park, Moon Seong Kang, Inhong Song, Jung-Hun Song and Sang Min Jun (issue 65.S2)

The role of donors in addressing water problems in Central Asia
by Victor A. Dukhovny, Vadim I. Sokolov and Dinara R. Ziganshina (issue 65.S1)