SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Microbial kinetics and thermodynamic (MKT) processes for soil organic matter decomposition and dynamic oxidation-reduction potential: Model descriptions and applications to soil N2O emissions 
Authors:Bhanja, S.N., J. Wang, N.K. Shrestha and X. Zhang 
Year:2019 
Journal:Environmental Pollution 
Volume:247 
Pages:812-823 
Article ID: 
DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2019.01.062 
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Model:SWAT-MKT 
Broad Application Category:data or component development 
Primary Application Category:GHG emissions 
Secondary Application Category:nutrient cycling/loss and transport 
Watershed Description:Three different sites in Saskatchewan, Canada 
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General Comments:The study includes discussion of the following: (1) modelling of the soil organic matter (SOM) decomposition and the associated processes, (2) integrated microbial kinetics and thermodynamics for dynamic chemical composition, (3) SOM decomposition processes used to decipher soil N2O emissions, and (4) watershed-scale soil N2O emissions. 
Language:English 
Keywords:Soil organic matter decomposition modelling; Soil oxidation-reduction potential dynamics; Soil N2O emission; Soil biogeochemical cycle modelling; Soil greenhouse gas emission modelling