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Publications

Recent Publications

Stucki, J.W., Wu, J., Gan, H., Komadel, P. and Banin A. 2000Effects of iron oxidation state and organic cations on dioctahedral smectite hydration. Clays Clay Min. 48, 290-298.

Han, F.X. and Banin, A. 2000Long-term transformations of Cd, Co, Cu, Ni, Zn, V, Mn and Fe in native arid-zone soils under saturated condition. Commun. Soil Sci. Plant Anal. 31, 943-957.

Projects

Geochemistry of wastewater recharge: Managing heavy metals sorption and controlling soil degradation processes in recharge basins of the SHAFDAN wastewater reclamation plant

Prof. Amos Banin

Columbia Foundation Professor of Soil and Water Sciences, Emeritus

Education:

1961 - M. Sc. (With honors) in Soil Science from Hebrew University of Jerusalem 
1965 - Ph.D. in Soil Science from Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Research Interests:

Physical-chemistry and technology of soils and clays; plant-soil relationships; the role of soils in the global planetary processes of Earth and the other planets.

Amos Banin

Prof. Amos Banin

Columbia Foundation Professor of Soil and Water Sciences
Emeritus
Phone: +972-(0)8-9489288
Wastewater reclamation and reuse, effects on soil geochemistry, Soil pollution by heavy metals, Long-term soil deterioration processes.