Books & Proceedings


IAEA (2016). Integrated Soil, Water and Nutrient Management for Sustainable Rice–Wheat Cropping Systems in Asia. IAEA-TECDOC-1802. IAEA publication, Vienna, Austria. 160 p.
IAEA (2016). Use of phosphorus isotopes for improving phosphorus management in agricultural systems. IAEA-TECDOC-1805. IAEA publication, Vienna, Austria. 96 p.
Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation. Proceedings of an International Symposium. 2014.
- Part 1 - Contents - Managing Soils for Crop Production and Ecosystem Services [pdf, 4856 kb]
- Part 2 - Preserving and Protecting Soil Resources [pdf, 3607 kb]
- Part 3 - Soil and Water Conservation Zones for Pollution Control [pdf, 3629 kb]
- Part 4 - Managing Soils for Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation [pdf, 1971 kb]
- Part 5 - Managing Agricultural Water for Climate Change Adaptation [pdf, 6898 kb]
- Part 6 - Recent Advances in Nuclear Techniques and Instrumentation [pdf, 7185 kb]

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Optimizing Productivity of Food Crop Genotypes in Low Nutrient Soils. IAEA TECDOC CD Series (IAEA TECDOC No. 1721).
Greater Agronomic Water Use Efficiency in Wheat and Rice Using Carbon Isotope Discrimination. IAEA TECDOC CD Series (IAEA TECDOC No. 1671).
Impact of Soil Conservation Measures on Erosion Control and Soil Quality. IAEA TECDOC No. 1665.
Management of Agroforestry Systems for Enhancing Resource use Efficiency and Crop Productivity. IAEA TECDOC CD Series No. 1606. (2009).
Use of Phosphate Rocks for Sustainable Agriculture. Zapata, F. and R.N. Roy (Eds.). FAO Fertilizer and Plant Nutrition Bulletin No.13. FAO, Rome, Italy, (2004) 148 pp.
Deficit Irrigation Practices. Water Reports No. 22, FAO, Rome (2002). http://www.fao.org/DOCREP/004/Y3655E/Y3655E00.HTM.
Utilisation of Phosphate Rocks to Improve Soil P Status for Sustainable Crop Production in Acid Soils. F. Zapata (Ed.). Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems, Volume 63, Number 1, (2002). http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/klu/fres/2002/00000063/00000001.
Handbook for the Assessment of Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Using Environmental Radionuclides. F. Zapata (Ed.), Kluwer Ac. Publ. The Netherlands (2002).

Conference and Proceeding Papers


2016

Dercon, G., Blackburn, C., Liang, Q. (2016). Control of Radionuclides in Food and Agriculture. In: FAO/IAEA-NARO Technical Workshop on “Remediation of Radioactive Contamination in Agriculture”, 17-18 October 2016, Vienna, Austria.
Kunhikrishnan, A., Thangarajan, R., Bolan, N.S., Xu, Y., Mandal, S., Gleeson, D.B., Seshadri, B., Zaman, M., Barton, L., Tang, C., Luo, J., Dalal, R., Ding, W., Kirkham, M.B., and Naidu, R., (2016). Functional Relationships of Soil Acidfication, Liming, and Greenhouse Gas Flux. In: Sparks DL (ed). Advances in Agronomy, Elsevier. Volume 139, Pp.1-54.
Nguyen, L, Zapata, F., Adu-Gyamfi, J. (2016). The use of phosphorus radioisotopes to investigate soil phosphorus dynamics and cycling in soil-plant systems. In: Rattan Lal, B.A. Stewart (Eds). Soil Phosphorus. CRC Press. 285–312.
Rinne, K.T., Rajala, T., Peltoniemi, K., Chen, J., Smolander, A., Makipaa, R. (2016). Accumulation rates and sources of external nitrogen in decaying wood in a Norway spruce dominated forest. Functional Ecology.
Sakadevan, K., Nguyen, L.M. (2017). Livestock Production and its Impact on Nutrient Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions, In: Advances in Agronomy, Volume 141, Elsevier.
Vandenhove, H., Lee Zhi Yi, A. (2016). Phytomanagement of contaminated land: science, technology and context. In: FAO/IAEA-NARO Technical Workshop on “Remediation of Radioactive Contamination in Agriculture”, 17 - 18 October 2016, Vienna, Austria.

2015

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Arata, L., La Spada, C., Meusburger, K., Zehringer, M., Mabit, L., Alewell, C. (2015). The 137Cs repeated sampling approach to derive soil redistribution rates and validate reference sites in alpine grasslands. ENVIRA2015 International Conference on Environmental Radioactivity: New Challenges with New Technologies. 21–25 September. Thessaloniki, Greece.
Benmansour, M., Mabit, L., Zouagui, A., Amenzou, N., Sabir, M., Nouira, A., Brandt, C., Rasche, F., Naimi, M., Chikhaoui, M., Marah, H., Benkdad, A., Taous, F. (2015). Combined use of fallout radionuclides and stable isotopes for investigating soil erosion processes in a Moroccan watershed. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 17, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2015. Abstract EGU2015-14793-2. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/EGU2015-14793-2.pdf
Benmansour, M., Yassin, M., Moussadek, R., Zouagui, A., Nouira, A., Mabit, L., Hajib, S., Mrabet, R., Laaich, H., Ndiath A.S. (2015). Role of Isotopic Techniques to Combat Land Degradation in Morocco. 12th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 12) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). IAEA Side Event: Soil Science for Sustainable Land Management. 19 October 2015. Ankara, Turkey.
Birkholz, A., Alewell, C., Meusburger, K., Schindler-Wildhaber, Y., Mabit, L. (2015). From the soil to the river - CSIA of long-chain fatty acids as a fingerprinting tool for sediment source apportionment. PlantWax2015. 16–20 June 2015. Monte Verità, Switzerland.
Birkholz, A., Alewell, C., Meusburger, K., Schindler-Wildhaber, Y., Mabit, L. (2015). Tracking soil sediments to freshwater systems using CSIA of plant wax lipids. 5th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter (SOM 2015). 20–24 September 2015. Goettingen, Germany
Blake, W., Taylor, A., Mabit, L. (2015). Challenges and opportunities for use of natural fallout 7Be as a soil erosion tracer in agricultural systems. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 17, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2015. Abstract EGU2015-10780. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/EGU2015-10780.pdf
De Clercq, T., Xu, H., Heiling, M., Dercon, G., Resch, C., Merckx, R. (2015). Using old and new stable isotope techniques to evaluate the impact of conservation tillage on SOM dynamics and stability. 5th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter (SOM 2015). 20–24 September 2015. Goettingen, Germany.
de los Santos-Villalobos, S., Bravo-Linares, C., Anjos, R., Cardoso, R., Gibbs, M., Swales, A., Mabit, L., Dercon, G. (2015). A new user-friendly tool to assess soil redistribution using compound specific stable isotopes: The CSSIAR v1.00 Software. XVIII International Congress of Agricultural Sciences. 29-30 October 2015. Mexicali, Mexico.
Hood-Nowotny, R. and ALTER-net MSII Participants. (2015). Can isotopic signatures reveal reactive nitrogen priming of soil organic matter decomposition? In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 17, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2015. Abstract EGU2015-7443. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/EGU2015-7443.pdf
Mabit, L., Gibbs, M., Chen, X., Meusburger, K., Toloza, A., Resch, C., Klik, A., Eder, A., Strauss, P., Alewell, C. (2015). Preliminary use of compound-specific stable isotope (CSSI) technique to identify and apportion sediment origin in a small Austrian catchment. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 17, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2015. Abstract EGU2015-11021-4. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/EGU2015-11021-4.pdf
Rabesiranana, N., Ralalarimanana, H., Mabit, L. (2015). Madagascar National Programme to Combat Desertification and the Support of Isotopic Techniques. 12th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 12) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). IAEA Side Event: Soil Science for Sustainable Land Management. 19 October 2015. Ankara, Turkey.
Wahbi, A., Vreugdenhil, M., Weltin, G., Heng, L., Oismueller, M., Strauss, P., Dercon, G. (2015). Cosmic ray neutron probe, uses, calibration and validation in Austria. IAEA International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology: Revisiting Foundations and Exploring Frontiers. 11–15 May 2015. Vienna, Austria.
Zaman, M., Mabit, L., Heng, L. (2015). Land degradation and the use of nuclear techniques. International Soil Conference (ISC) on Sustainable Uses of Soil in Harmony with Food Security. 17–20 August 2015. Cha Am, Thailand.

2014

Benmansour, M., Nouira, A., Mabit, L., Bouksirate, H., Moussadek, R., Mrabet, R., Duchemin, M., Zouagui, A., Iaaich, H. (2014). Combined use of 137Cs and 210Pbex to assess long term soil redistribution in a small agricultural field in Morocco. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 149-160. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Benmansour, M., Mabit, L., Owens, P.N., Tarján, S., Walling, D.E. (2014). The use of excess 210Pb (210Pbex) as a soil and sediment tracer. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 79–104. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Mabit, L., Chhem-Kieth, S., Dornhofer, P., Toloza, A., Benmansour, M., Bernard, C., Fulajtar, E., Walling, D.E. (2014). 137Cs: a widely used and validated medium-term soil tracer. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 27–77. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Mabit, L., Zapata, F., Benmansour, M., Bernard, C., Dercon, G., Walling, D.E. (2014). Assessment of soil erosion and sedimentation: the role of fallout radionuclides. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 3–26. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Mabit, L., Benmansour, M., Dercon, G., Walling, D.E. (2014). Use of 137Cs, 210Pbex and 7Be for documenting soil redistribution: The future. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 203–208. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Mabit, L., Benmansour, M., Blake, W.H., Taylor, A., Tarján, S., Toloza, A., Walling, D.E. (2014). The use of 7Be as short term soil redistribution tracer. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 105–124. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Meusburger, K., Alewell, C., Konz, N., Schaub, M., Mabit, L. (2014). The combined use of 137Cs and stable isotopes to evaluate soil redistribution in mountainous grasslands, Switzerland. In: “Guidelines for using Fallout radionuclides to assess erosion and effectiveness of soil conservation strategies”. pp. 181–201. IAEA-TECDOC-1741. IAEA publication.
Arata, L., Meusburger, K., Bissig, N., Mabit, L., Alewell, C. (2014). 137Cs re-sampling as a method for soil erosion assessment in Alpine grasslands. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-3360.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-3360.pdf
Blake, W., Taylor, A., Abdelli, W., Gaspar, L., Al Barri, B., Ryken, N., Mabit, L. (2014). Evaluating uncertainty in 7Be-based soil erosion estimates: an experimental plot approach. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-10651.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-10651.pdf
Gonsalves, B.C., Darby, I.G., Toloza, A., Mabit, L., Kaiser, R.B., Dercon, G. (2014). Assessing soil erosion at landscape level: A step forward in the up-scaling of 137Cs measurements through the use of in-situ lanthanum bromide scintillator. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-1996.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-1996.pdf
Heng, L.K., Nguyen, M.L., Gong, D.Z., Mei, X.R., Amenzou, N. (2014). Separating soil evaporation and crop transpiration to improve crop water use efficiency. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-1934.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-1934.pdf
Leifeld, J., Heiling, M., Hajdas, I. (2014). Age and thermal stability of particulate organic matter fractions indicate the presence of black carbon in soil. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-12777.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-12777.pdf
Mabit, L., Meusburger, K., Iurian, A.R., Owens, P.N., Toloza, A., Alewell, C. (2014). Fine Increment Soil Collector (FISC): A new device to support high resolution soil and sediment sampling for agri-environmental assessments. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-1992.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-1992.pdf
Mao, Y.L., Heiling, M., De Clercq, T., Resch, C., Aigner, M., Mayr, L., Vanlauwe, B., Thuita, M., Steier, P., Leifeld, J., Merckx, R., Spiegel, H., Cepuder, P., Nguyen, M.L., Zaman, M., Dercon, G. (2014). Soil organic matter stability in agricultural land: New insights using δ15N, δ13C and C:N ratio. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-3321.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-3321.pdf
Mueller, M.H., Meusburger, K., Leitinger, G., Mabit, L., Alewell, C. (2014). The interaction of soil, vegetation and snow - results of a case study in the Central Swiss Alps. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-7032-2.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-7032-2.pdf
Sakadevan, K., Shalmani, M.A.M., Nguyen, M.L. (2014). Wetland Water and Nutrient Budgets for Improving Irrigation Performance in Caspian Low Lands. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-10651.pdf. https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-1853.pdf
Vreugdenhil, M., Weltin, G., Heng, L., Wahbi, A., Oismueller, M., Dercon, G. (2014). Cosmic Ray Neutron Probe Soil Water Measurements over Complex Terrain in Austria In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-3702.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-3702.pdf
Wahbi, A., Miwak, H., Singh, R. (2014). Effects of Conservation Agriculture on Soil Physical Properties and Yield of Lentil in Northern Syria. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-3280-1.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-3280-1.pdf
Zaman, M and Nguyen, M.L. (2014). Mitigating Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Agricultural Landscape: The Role of Isotopic Techniques In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 16, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2014. Abstract EGU2014-10651.pdf. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-3546-1.pdf

2013

Guzmán, G., Quinton, J.N., Nearing, M.A., Mabit, L., Giráldez, J.V., Gómez, J.A. Sediment tracers in water erosion studies: Current approaches and challenges. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 15, EGU2013-1321-1, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2013.
Taylor, A., Blake, W.H., Smith H.G., Mabit, L., Keith-Roach, M.J. Fallout beryllium-7 as a soil and sediment tracer in river basins: current status and needs. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 15, EGU2013-10512, European Geosciences Union – General Assembly 2013.
Adu-Gyamfi, J., Dercon, G. Overview of FAO/IAEA Coordinated Research Project on crop genotypes tolerant to low N and P soils. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Asare, D.K., Larteh, I.T., Frimpong, J.O., Yaro, M., Banson, K.E., Ayeh, E.O., Heng, L.K. Yield, Water and Nitrogen Use by Drip-irrigated Cabbage Grown under Different Levels of Applied Water. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Aulakh, M., Manchanda, J.S., Garg, A., Kumar, S., Dercon, G., Nguyen, M.L. Crop production and nutrient use efficiency of conservation agriculture for soybean-wheat rotation in the Indo-Gangetic Plains of Northwestern India. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Castillo, A., Schuller, P., Dercon, G., Nguyen, M.L., Navas, A., Ramírez, P., López, C., Distribution of fallout and environmental radionuclides in ice-free areas of King George Island (Western Antarctica) Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 15, EGU2013-10844, EGU General Assembly. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2013/EGU2013-10844.pdf
Dang, D.N., Duong, H.S., Khuong, M.C., Heng, L.K., Nguyen, M.L. Water Use Efficiency of Coffee (Robusta) Under Mulch and Drip Irrigation on the Tay Nguyen Plateau, Viet Nam. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Dercon, G., Gibbs, M., Rasche, F., Brandt, C., Cadisch, G., Boeckx, P., Bodé, S., Hancock, G., Blake, W., Walling, D.E., Mabit, L., Benmansour, M., Lam, N., Lobb, D., Schuller, P., Golosov, V., Zhang, X., Li, Y., Froehlich, W., Asfary, A., Nguyen, M.L. Compound-specific stable isotope techniques for improving precision soil conservation strategies: an overview of the lessons learned in a FAO/IAEA Coordinated Research Project. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Fereres, E., Heng, L.K. Enhancing the Contribution of Isotopic Techniques to the Expansion of Precision Irrigation. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Gong, D., Mei, X., Shi, J., Hao, W., Heng, L. Partitioning wheat transpiration and soil evaporation with eddy covariance, stable isotope and micro-lysimeter methods in the North China Plain. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Heng, L.K., Hsiao, T.C., Williams, D., Fereres, E., Cepuder, P., Denmead, T., Amenzou, N., Dhan, N., Duong, H., Kale, S., Li, B.G., Mahmood, K., Mei, X.R., Phiri, E., Zingore, S., Nguyen, ML. Managing Irrigation Water to Enhance Crop Productivity Under Water-Limiting Conditions: A Role for Isotopic Techniques. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Sakadevan, K., Heng, L., Nguyen, M.L. Water Conservation Zones in Agricultural Catchments for Biomass Production, Food Security and Environmental Protection. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Mahmood, K., Ishaque, W., Heng, L.K. Improving Yield and Water Use Efficiency of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) by Regulating Plant-Available Water during Crop Development under Semi-arid Conditions in Pakistan. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Mayr, L., Aigner, M., Heng, L. An Improved Vacuum Distillation Method for Extracting Soil Water for Stable Isotope Analyses. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).
Phiri, E., Heng, L., Sinda, L.M. Evaluation of Evapotranspiration and Production of Paprika (Capsicum Annum L.) using the Soil Water Balance Approach under Variable Irrigation Water Applications. Proceedings, International Symposium on "Managing Soils for Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation", 23-27 July 2012, Vienna, Austria (In press).

2012

Iurian, A.R., Mabit, L., Begy, R., Cosma, C. Comparative assessment of erosion and deposition rates on cultivated land in the Transylvanian Plain of Romania using 137Cs and 210Pbex. In: 6th International Symposium on in situ Nuclear Metrology as a tool for radioecology (INSINUME 2012), Book of abstracts of INSINUME 2012, Institute for Radioelements (IRE) and IRE ELiT (Environment & Life science Technology), pp. 52.
Bado, S., Adu-Gyamfi, J., Padilla-Alvarez, R., Forster, B. P., Laimer, M. Ion accumulation in rice genotypes varying in salt tolerance: Development of a simple screen. Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance II, International Conference, Vienna, Austria, February 22-25, 2012.
Jankowicz-Cieslak, J., Scharl, T., Brozynska, M., Adu-Gyamfi, J., Foster, B. P., Rapacz. M. Diversity in physiological Responses to Drought by Musa Genotypes: Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance II, International Conference, Vienna, Austria, February 22-25, 2012.
Laso, J.C., Marohn, C., Dercon, G., Dewi, S., Piepho, H.P., Joshi, L., van Noordwijk, M., Cadisch, G. Coastal vegetation and its influence on the 2004 tsunami event. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 14, European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 22-27 April 202, Abstract. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2012/EGU2012-12834.pdf.
Tauro, T. P, J. Adu-Gyamfi, S. Linic, D. K.C. Dhliwayo and L. K. Heng. Does the inclusion of legumes in cereal cropping systems result in a positive nitrogen balance? Woomer, P.L (Ed) Integrated Fertility Management in Africa: from Microbes to Markets, Conference information, program and abstracts. An international conference held in Nairobi Kenya, 22-26 October 2012. CIAT. pp108.

2011

Hsiao, G., Heng, L., Williams, D. and Dang Duc, N. New Experimental Approaches to Measuring Plant-Extracted Waters. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, European Goesciences Union - General Assembly 2011, Vienna, Austria. Abstract EGU2011-13123.
Jandric, Z., Rathor, M.N., Adu-Gyamfi, J., Švarc-Gajid, J., Mayr, L., Resch, C., Maestronia, B, Chhem-Kietha, S. and Cannavan, A. Translocation of 14C-atropine in soil and its uptake by wheat. International workshop on validation and regulatory analysis focusing on veterinary drug and pesticide residues and contaminants in foods, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 19-22 June 2011, Abstract pp90.
Mabit, L. Sediment dynamics assessed at catchment scale using nuclear techniques with the support of Geographical Information Systems. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 13, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2011. Vienna, Austria. Abstract EGU2011-1016.pdf.
Muraoka, T., Franzini, V., Trevizam, A. R. and Adu-Gyamfi, J. Biological nitrogen fixation efficiency in common bean cultivars. 5th International Nitrogen Conference, 5-7 December 2010, New Delhi.
Silva, E. C., Muraoka, T., Silva, A., Buzetti, S., Souza, C. S., Orf, O. N., Sakadevan, K. Cover crops and nitrogen fertilization for maize crop grown in Cerrado oxisols. Proceedings of the 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture, 25-29 September 2011, Brisbane, Australia, pp 433-434.

2010

Dercon, G., Nguyen, M.L., Aulakh, M., Boddey, R., Dalal, R., Govaerts, B., Halitligil, M., Ibragimov, N., Ismaili, M., Lopez, S., Mohammad, W., Pulleman, M., Vanlauwe, B., Zagal, E. (2010). Soil, water and nutrient management under conservation agriculture across agro-ecosystems worldwide: An overview of main lessons learnt under an FAO/IAEA coordinated research project. In: Agro 2010, the XI ESA Congress proceedings, pp. 437-438. European Society of Agronomy Congress, September 2010, Montpellier, France.
Jankong, P., Mabit, L., Toloza, A., Zupanc, V. (2010). Anthropogenic and geogenic radionuclides content in an undisturbed Slovenian forest soil. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2010. Abstract EGU2010-3124.pdf.
Mabit, L. (2010). Measurement of soil water erosion in Africa: the potential support provided by nuclear techniques. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2010. Abstract EGU2010-3098.pdf.
Mabit, L., Benmansour, M., Nouira, A. (2010). A case study of soil erosion and sedimentation magnitudes in Morocco using 137Cs & 210Pbex. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2010. Abstract EGU2010-3105.pdf.
Rabesiranana, N., Rasolonirina, M., Solonjara, A.F, Raoelina Andriambololona, Mabit, L. (2010) Preliminary study of a radiological survey in an abandoned uranium mining area in Madagascar. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2010. Abstract EGU2010-3155.pdf.
Sakadevan, K., Nguyen, M. L. (2010). Global Response to soil and water salinization in agricultural landscapes. Global Forum on Salinization and Climate Change, Valencia, 25-29 October 2010. http://www.uv.es/jorba/GFSCC2010.
Schmitter, P., Fröhlich, H., Dercon, G., Hilger, T., Le Ha, T.T., Thanh, N.H., Lam, N., Vien, T.D., Cadisch, G. (2010). Redistribution of carbon and nitrogen across the landscape through irrigation in intensively cultivated mountainous regions of northwest Vietnam. International Symposium, Sustainable Land Use and Rural Development in Mountainous Regions of Southeast Asia, Hanoi, 21-23 July 2010 (https://www.uni-hohenheim.de/sfb564 /uplands2010/presentations/150.pdf).
Slaets, J., Schmitter, P., Bürger, A., Hilger, T., Dercon, G., Le Ha, T.T., Lam, N., Vien, T.D., Cadisch, G. (2010). Tracing nutrient fluxes with turbidity sensors: a time saving alternative for better understanding fluxes at landscape level. International Symposium, Sustainable Land Use and Rural Development in Mountainous Regions of Southeast Asia, Hanoi, 21-23 July 2010 (https://www.uni-hohenheim.de/sfb564/uplands2010/presentations/219.pdf).

2009

Adu-Gyamfi J J, Aigner M and Gludovacz D 2009 Variations in phosphorus acquisition from sparingly soluble forms by maize and soybean in low- and medium-P soils using P-32. Proceeding of the XVI International Plant Nutrition Colloquium, 26-30 August 2009, Sacramento, CA, USA Paper 1317 http://repositories.cdlib.org/ipnc/xvi/1317.
Mabit, L., Klik, A., Toloza, A., Benmansour, M., Geisler A., Gerstmann, U.C. (2009). Measurements of the effectiveness of conservation agriculture at the field scale using radio isotopic techniques and runoff plots. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 11, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2009. Abstract EGU2009-4507. pdf, 2 pages.
Schmitter, P., Treffner, J., Hertel, M., Dercon, G., Hilger, T., Cadisch, G. (2009). Assessment of water and nitrogen limitations to paddy rice performance using N-15 and C-13 stable isotopes. Tropentag 2009 (Biophysical and socioeconomic frame conditions for the sustainable management of natural resources), 6-8 October 2009, Hamburg.

2008

Bernard, C., Mabit, L., Laverdière, M.R. (2008). Utilisation du 137Cs pour estimer la production de sédiments d'origine agricole à l'échelle du bassin versant. pp. 390-397. In: AUF, EAC et IRD éditeurs. Efficacité de la gestion de l'eau et de la fertilité des sols en milieux semi-arides. ISBN: 978-2-914610-76-6.
Bernard, C., Mabit, L., Laverdiere, M.R. (2008). Comparing soil erosion and sediment production in two contrasted catchments from 137Cs measurements. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 28.
Cobo, J.G.., Dercon, G., Delve, R., Cadisch, G. (2008). Assessing the variability of soil quality and crop productivity at different spatial scales in three settlement schemes in NE Zimbabwe by integrating Mid-infrared Spectroscopy and geostatistical tools. Tropentag 2008, October 2008, Stuttgart, Germany.
Cobo, J.G., Dercon, G., Delve, R., Cadisch, G. (2008). Scaling-up nutrient balances from plot to village level under small-holder settlement schemes in sub-humid Zimbabwe. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 290.
Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L. (2008). Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. 131 p.
Evett, S.R., Hignett, C., Heng, L. (2008). Electrical resistance sensors for soil water tension estimates. In: Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L., editors. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation, and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. p. 123-129.
Heng, L.K., Evett, S.R. (2008). Tensiometers. In: Evett, S.R., Heng, L.K., Moutonnet, P., Nguyen, M.L., editors. Field Estimation of Soil Water Content: A Practical Guide to Methods, Instrumentation, and Sensor Technology. IAEA-TCS-30. International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. ISSN 1018-5518. p. 113-121.
Hood-Nowotny, R., Van Kessel, C. and Vanlauwe, B. (2008). Use of tracer technology for the management of organic sources. In Guidelines on Nitrogen Management in Agricultural Systems. Training course series 29. IAEA Vienna.
Junge, B., Dercon, G., Abaidoo, R., Chikoye, D., Stahr, K. (2008). Estimation of medium-term soil redistribution rates in Ibadan, Nigeria, by using the 137Cs technique. Tropentag 2008, October 2008, Stuttgart, Germany. http://www.tropentag.de/2008/abstracts/full/318.pdf.
Junge, B., Dercon, G., Walling, D., Abaidoo, R., Chikoye, D., Stahr K. (2008). Use of the 137Cs technique under tropical conditions: Estimation of medium-term soil redistribution rates in Ibadan, Nigeria. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 258.
Kühnle, E., Bekele Bayde, B., Hilger, T., Dercon, G., Cadisch, G. (2008). Can we Use Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy (MIRS) for Quantifying Artemisinin, an Antimalarial Compound of Artemisia annua? Tropentag 2008, October 2008, Stuttgart, Germany; http://www.tropentag.de/2008/abstracts/posters/658.pdf.
Li, Y., Nguyen, M.L. (2008). Effectiveness of soil conservation measures in reducing soil erosion and improving soil quality in China, assessed by using fallout radionuclides. In: Zdruli, P and Costantini, E. (Eds.). ''Moving ahead from assessments to action: Could we win the struggle with land degradation ?'' 5th International conference on land degradation, Valenzano Bari, Italy 18-22 September 2008. Book of abstracts. ISBN 2-85352-399-3. Vol II, pp. 287-290.
Mabit, L., Klik, A. (2008). Erosion and sedimentation evaluation in a small agricultural Austrian watershed using Caesium-137, Lead-210 and traditional approaches. In: Geophysical Research Abstracts (CD-Rom), Volume 10, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly 2008, ISSN: 1029-7006. Abstract EGU2008-A-01651.pdf, 2 pages. http://www.cosis.net/abstracts/EGU2008/01651/EGU2008-A-01651-2.pdf.
Mabit, L., Klik, A. (2008). Quantification of erosion process through plot measurements and radioisotopic methods (137Cs, 210Pb). In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 257-258.
Mabit, L., Klik, A. (2008). Test of 137Cs and 210Pbex to assess erosion and sedimentation process: A case study in Austria. In: Zdruli, P and Costantini, E. (Eds.). 'Moving ahead from assessments to action: Could we win the struggle with land degradation?' 5th International conference on land degradation, Valenzano Bari, Italy 18-22 September 2008. Book of abstracts. ISBN 2-85352-399-2. Vol I, pp. 61-65.
Macaigne P., thèse de PhD, 2007. Suivi du devenir de l'eau et des nitrates sous culture de pomme de terre (Solanum tuberosum L.) à l'aide du traçage isotopique 18O, 2H et 15N et d'un échantillonnage représentatif de la microtopographie. Université Laval de Québec, Canada. 147p. http://archimede.bibl.ulaval.ca/archimede/files/16ab639f-fcd9-4e3c-80fc-632f7aabf61a/24946.html.
Macaigne, P., Anctil, F., Parent, L.E., Nguyen L.M. (2008). The usefulness of the stable isotope 18O, 2H and 15N for a better understanding of the soil-water-plant system. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 44-45.
Nguyen, M.L., Zapata, F., Dercon, G. (2008). 'Zero-tolerance' on land degradation for sustainable intensification of agricultural production. In: Zdruli, P and Costantini, E. (Eds.). 'Moving ahead from assessments to action: Could we win the struggle with land degradation?' 5th International conference on land degradation, Valenzano Bari, Italy 18-22 September 2008. Book of abstracts. ISBN 2-85352-399-3. Vol II, pp. 15-20.
Pansak, W., Hilger, T., Dercon, G., Kongkaew, T., Cadisch, G. (2008). Temporal impact of soil conservation on crop production and soil fertility in the highlands of NE Thailand. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 319.
Rewe, M.W.K., Dercon, G., Rasche, F., Cobo, J.G., Cadisch, G. (2008). Development of a generic model to quantify Soil Organic Matter utilising Infra-red spectroscopy and thermal stability of soil. Tropentag 2008, October 2008, Stuttgart, Germany.
Schmitter, P., Hertel, M., Dercon, G., Hilger, T., Thi Le Ha, T., Huu Thanh, N., Duc Vien, T., Van Dung, N. and Cadisch, G. (2008) Linkage between sediment induced spatial variability in soil quality and rice performance in paddy fields in mountainous regions of Vietnam. International Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology. Consequences of climate change on tropical ecosystems, Stuttgart, February 2008.
Schmitter, P., Hertel, M., Dercon, G., Hilger, T., Thi Le Ha, T., Huu Thanh, N., Duc Vien, T., Van Dung, N., Cadisch, G. (2008). Sedimentation in paddy fields: A neglected issue associated with land use intensification. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 159-160.
Tiessen, K.H.D., Dercon, G., Sancho, F., Lobb, D.A. and Mehuys, G.R. (2008) Tillage erosion - A different way to look at soil erosion and conservation within steepland potato production in the Americas. Potato science for the Poor - Challenges for the new Millenium. Cuzco, Peru. March 2008.
Vancampenhout, K., Dercon, G., Buurman, P., Swennen, R., Cadisch, G., Wouters, K., Caus, A., Deckers, J. (2008). Soil organic matter as a proxy for climate and environment in last-interglacial palaeosols. In: Blum, W.E.H., Gerzabek, M.H. and M. Vodrazka (Eds.). Book of Abstracts, EUROSOIL 2008, Soil-Society-environment. ISBN: 978-3-902382-05-4. pp. 137.