A critical review of some approaches to modelling nitrogen mineralization

@article{Benbi2002ACR,
  title={A critical review of some approaches to modelling nitrogen mineralization},
  author={Dinesh Kumar Benbi and Joerg Richter},
  journal={Biology and Fertility of Soils},
  year={2002},
  volume={35},
  pages={168-183}
}
A number of approaches have been used to model and thus describe N mineralization kinetics in soils. In this paper, we review and present a comparative evaluation of some approaches to modelling adopted for this purpose. These may broadly be categorized as: (1) simple functional approaches to predict net N mineralization and, (2) mechanistic approaches that include a description of microbial biomass processes to predict long-term C and N turnover in soils. The following conclusions emerged… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 35 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…