The main objective of
this course is to introduce the students to the basic concepts of soil-water,
plant soil, and plant-water relations. Soil and water properties and functions.
Water retention and transport in soil. Soil-plant-atmosphere
continuum. Physical, biochemical, and environmental processes in
soil-plant-water relations. Plant roots and water flux in the soil-root
continuum, Evapotranspiration, Water use efficiency. Response of plants to