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Earth Surface Dynamics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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  • IF value: 3.176 IF 3.176
  • IF 5-year value: 3.108 IF 5-year 3.108
  • CiteScore value: 3.06 CiteScore 3.06
  • SNIP value: 0.978 SNIP 0.978
  • SJR value: 1.421 SJR 1.421
  • IPP value: 2.88 IPP 2.88
  • h5-index value: 13 h5-index 13
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Open access Public peer review Article level metrics Moderate APCs
Managing editor:
Tom
Coulthard
Editors: Niels Hovius, Douglas Jerolmack, Andreas Lang & A. Joshua West
Earth Surface Dynamics (ESurf) is an international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and discussion of high-quality research on the physical, chemical, and biological processes shaping Earth's surface and their interactions on all scales.
The main subject areas of ESurf comprise field measurements, remote sensing, and experimental and numerical modelling of Earth surface processes, and their interactions with the lithosphere, biosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere, and pedosphere. ESurf prioritizes studies with general implications for Earth surface science and especially values contributions that straddle discipline boundaries, enhance theory–observation feedback, and/or apply basic principles from physics, chemistry, or biology.
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05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

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27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

The latest Journal Citation Reports® have been published by Clarivate Analytics.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

Recent articles
07 Nov 2018
Uniform grain-size distribution in the active layer of a shallow, gravel-bedded, braided river (the Urumqi River, China) and implications for paleo-hydrology
Laure Guerit, Laurie Barrier, Youcun Liu, Clément Narteau, Eric Lajeunesse, Eric Gayer, and François Métivier
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 1011-1021, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-1011-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-1011-2018, 2018
06 Nov 2018
Morphodynamic model of the lower Yellow River: flux or entrainment form for sediment mass conservation?
Chenge An, Andrew J. Moodie, Hongbo Ma, Xudong Fu, Yuanfeng Zhang, Kensuke Naito, and Gary Parker
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 989-1010, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-989-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-989-2018, 2018
30 Oct 2018
Measuring decadal vertical land-level changes from SRTM-C (2000) and TanDEM-X (∼ 2015) in the south-central Andes
Benjamin Purinton and Bodo Bookhagen
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 971-987, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-971-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-971-2018, 2018
29 Oct 2018
Seismic detection of rockslides at regional scale: examples from the Eastern Alps and feasibility of kurtosis-based event location
Florian Fuchs, Wolfgang Lenhardt, Götz Bokelmann, and the AlpArray Working Group
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 955-970, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-955-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-955-2018, 2018
25 Oct 2018
Bank erosion processes measured with UAV-SfM along complex banklines of a straight mid-sized river reach
Gonzalo Duró, Alessandra Crosato, Maarten G. Kleinhans, and Wim S. J. Uijttewaal
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 933-953, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-933-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-933-2018, 2018
Highlight articles
04 Sep 2018
Clast imbrication in coarse-grained mountain streams and stratigraphic archives as indicator of deposition in upper flow regime conditions
Fritz Schlunegger and Philippos Garefalakis
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 743-761, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-743-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-743-2018, 2018
12 Jun 2018
On the Holocene evolution of the Ayeyawady megadelta
Liviu Giosan, Thet Naing, Myo Min Tun, Peter D. Clift, Florin Filip, Stefan Constantinescu, Nitesh Khonde, Jerzy Blusztajn, Jan-Pieter Buylaert, Thomas Stevens, and Swe Thwin
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 451-466, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-451-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-451-2018, 2018
29 May 2018
Glacial isostatic adjustment modelling: historical perspectives, recent advances, and future directions
Pippa L. Whitehouse
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 401-429, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-401-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-401-2018, 2018
21 Mar 2018
Colluvial deposits as a possible weathering reservoir in uplifting mountains
Sébastien Carretier, Yves Goddéris, Javier Martinez, Martin Reich, and Pierre Martinod
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 217-237, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-217-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-217-2018, 2018
05 Mar 2018
U–Th and 10Be constraints on sediment recycling in proglacial settings, Lago Buenos Aires, Patagonia
Antoine Cogez, Frédéric Herman, Éric Pelt, Thierry Reuschlé, Gilles Morvan, Christopher M. Darvill, Kevin P. Norton, Marcus Christl, Lena Märki, and François Chabaux
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 121-140, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-121-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-121-2018, 2018
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