20.09.-24.09.2015 / Göttingen

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Special issue in GEODERMA: Deadline extended till December 31st 2015

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Our program is now available online. Please click here.

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Afterword to the 5th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter!

Dear colleagues,

We would like to say "Thank you" for your participation and support of SOM 2015 in Göttingen, also and especially on behalf of the scientific committee. We hope that you had an interesting and stimulating meeting

It is our pleasure to inform you that we welcomed more than 500 participants from over 50 different nations, including 60 speakers and chairs who took an active part in 18 major sessions. In addition to the interesting scientific program two excursions and one workshop took place during the conference. Over 600 abstracts have been submitted and over 400 have been presented in the poster presentations.



We would be very pleased to welcome you to the next SOM symposium, to be held in atumn 2017 in the United Kingdom and hosted by Dr Jennifer Dungait as conference chair. We will keep you updated concerning all details.


With best regards

On behalf of the organizing committee  


Yakov Kuzyakov

Prof. Dr. Yakov Kuzyakov