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Scientific publications resulting from research in the DESIRE project, relating to the Dzhanibek and Novy study sites.
List correct as of 11 April 2013


  • Presentation of DESIRE project at MSUEE Scientific Council, February 2008. Presentation of DESIRE project poster at EQWATEC-2008 exhibition, 2-6 June 2008, Moscow, Russia.
  • Organizing of oral contributions, presentations and special session on DESIRE project issues in the frame of International conference of Land and Water System Degradation, 15-16 April 2009, Moscow, Russia.
  • Participation and contribution to the All Russia National Meeting on the Irrigation Method (14-15 June 2009, Marks Town, Saratov Region, Russia)
  • Participation with 3 contributions to the International Research Meeting on the Environmental Engineering (15-17 April, Moscow, Russia).
  • One paper on Drip Irrigation Results at both study sites is published at Conference Proceedings (in Russian).
  • One contribution on results of the DESIRE project is accepted for XIX Soil Science World Conference Meeting (2-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia)
  • Gave a presentation at XXIX Congress of Soil Science (Brisbane, Australia, 1-6 August 2010)  plus 2 posters showing results of research in the DESIRE project.
  • Presented the results of the DESIRE project at two internal research conference (Moscow, 22-24 April, 2010 and Novocherkassk, 25-26 September, 2010).  



  • Preparation of an popular article for local newsletters about results of the use of drip irrigation at backyard.


Papers in preparation

  • E. Argaman, W. Beet, J. Croes, S. D. Keesstra, S. Verzandvoort, A. Zeiliguer.    Detecting crop yield reduction due to irrigation-induced soil salinization in South-West Russia. In preparation. Catena, DESIRE special issue.