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Sabine Grunwald

Professor, Pedometrics, Landscape Analysis and GIS
Pedometrics, Landscape Analysis and GIS Laboratory

Program Areas

  • Teaching
    • SWS 5721C - GIS in Land Resource Management
    • SWS 6722 - Soil Landscape Modeling
  • Research

    Departmental Research Areas:

    • Soil/Landscape Analysis & Pedometrics
    • Carbon Dynamics and Modeling
    • Soil-Water-Environmental Interactions

    Research Interests:

    • Carbon modeling and global climate change
    • Artificial intelligence (machine learning and deep learning)
    • Soil health and soil security
    • Pedometrics and pedo-econometrics
    • Digital soil mapping and modeling
    • Soil proximal and remote sensing
    • Integral landscape modeling
    • Ecosystem services assessment
    • Geospatial science and technologies
    • Social-cultural-environmental relations

    Specific Research Interests:

    • Investigate scaling behavior of soil and environmental properties and processes across various spatial and temporal scales
    • Understand carbon dynamics and model terrestrial carbon patterns and processes
    • Investigate spatially‐explicit functional relationships between human‐induced stressors (such as land use and climate change) and environmental landscape factors (soil, climate, land use / land cover, terrain, geology, and hydrology)
    • Gain insight into biophysical feedbacks (soil‐vegetation‐water‐atmosphere interactions) and carbon dynamics modulating sequestration and/or losses of carbon in mixed upland/aquatic ecosystems
    • Analyze phosphorus and nitrogen behavior and patterns in aquatic and terrestrial systems


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Curriculum Vitae

About Sabine Grunwald and High-Impact Publications

Research Program and Journal Publications

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Mailing Address:
Soil and Water Sciences Department
2181 McCarty Hall, PO Box 110290
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611

2171 McCarty Hall A 

(352) 294-3145
(352) 392-3399 fax