Lecturs and workshop
Dr. Josef Tanny is a senior researcher at the Institute of Soil, Water and
Environmental Sciences, Agricultural Research Organization, Volcani Center,
Israel. He is also a senior lecturer at HIT – Holon Institute of Technology.
Dr. Tanny earned his three academic degrees from Tel-Aviv University, in
mechanical engineering, with specialization in fluid mechanics and heat
major fields of research are agricultural meteorology and environmental
physics. In recent years Dr. Tanny has specialized in measuring and modeling
crop evapotranspiration, and evaporation from water bodies, using advanced
micro-meteorological methods and a variety of models. Dr. Tanny’s research is
also focused on microclimate and crop water use in protected cultivation
systems like screenhouses and greenhouses. In these research fields Dr. Tanny
has published more than 75 peer-reviewed papers in leading scientific international
evapotranspiration and water use efficiency
evapotranspiration – models and measurements.
from open water bodies