SoilGrids development team

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The following persons have been or are still actively contributing to SoilGrids.

ISRIC team:

* Dr T (Tom) Hengl
(project leader / R programming, preparation of GIS layers and soil profiles, high performance computing)
* E. (Eloi) Ribeiro
(GIS Analysis / preparation of input soil profiles and GIS layers)
* Ir NH (Niels) Batjes
(soil profile data collation and validation of maps)
* Dr ir GBM (Gerard) Heuvelink
(validation of statistical models and R programming)
* Dr ir B (Bas) Kempen
(validation of statistical models and R programming)
* M (Maria) Ruiperez Gonzalez
(preparation of area class maps / GIS analysis)
* Ir JGB (Johan) Leenaars
(soil profile data collation and validation of maps)
* Dr TM (Thomas) Caspari
(testing of maps and user interfaces)


Web-development:

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* Aleksander Blagotić
(web-development, web interfaces, JavaScript programming)
* r Milan Kilibarda
(REST API, web-GIS, web-development)


Former members:

* Dr JS (Jorge) Mendes de Jesus
(former ISRIC staff)
(server maintenance, website development, web mapping services and user interfaces)
* A (Alessandro) Samuel Rosa
Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(cross-validation of maps, methods for automated soil mapping)
* Dr HI (Hannes) Reuter
(former ISRIC staff)
(ISRIC's soil database WOSIS, preparation of soil covariates)
* Dr RA (Bob) MacMillan
LandMapper Environmental Solutions Inc., Edmonton, CA
​(evaluation of prediction methods, documentation and user assessment)