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Earth Surface Dynamics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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  • IF value: 3.765 IF 3.765
  • IF 5-year value: 3.719 IF 5-year
    3.719
  • CiteScore value: 3.83 CiteScore
    3.83
  • SNIP value: 1.281 SNIP 1.281
  • IPP value: 3.61 IPP 3.61
  • SJR value: 1.527 SJR 1.527
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 17 Scimago H
    index 17
  • h5-index value: 18 h5-index 18
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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, Heather Viles & A. Joshua West
Earth Surface Dynamics (ESurf) is a not-for-profit 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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24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

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16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

Recent papers
22 Aug 2019
Computing water flow through complex landscapes – Part 1: Incorporating depressions in flow routing using FlowFill
Kerry L. Callaghan and Andrew D. Wickert
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 737–753, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-737-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-737-2019, 2019
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19 Aug 2019
Estimating Sand Bedload in Rivers by Tracking Dunes: a comparison of methods based on bed elevation time-series
Kate C. P. Leary and Daniel Buscombe
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-38,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-38, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
12 Aug 2019
Links between Baltic Sea submarine terraces and groundwater sapping
Martin Jakobsson, Matt O'Regan, Carl-Magnus Mörth, Christian Stranne, Elizabeth Weidner, Jim Hansson, Richard Gyllencreutz, Christoph Humborg, Tina Elfwing, Alf Norkko, Joanna Norkko, Björn Nilsson, and Arne Sjöström
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-40,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-40, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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09 Aug 2019
Seeking enlightenment of fluvial sediment pathways by optically stimulated luminescence signal bleaching of river sediments and deltaic deposits
Elizabeth L. Chamberlain and Jakob Wallinga
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 723–736, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-723-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-723-2019, 2019
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07 Aug 2019
The destiny of orogen-parallel streams in the Eastern Alps: the Salzach–Enns drainage system
Georg Trost, Jörg Robl, Stefan Hergarten, and Franz Neubauer
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-42,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2019-42, 2019
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Highlight articles
11 Jul 2019
Evaluating post-glacial bedrock erosion and surface exposure duration by coupling in situ optically stimulated luminescence and 10Be dating
Benjamin Lehmann, Frédéric Herman, Pierre G. Valla, Georgina E. King, and Rabiul H. Biswas
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 633–662, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-633-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-633-2019, 2019
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01 Jul 2019
Alluvial channel response to environmental perturbations: fill-terrace formation and sediment-signal disruption
Stefanie Tofelde, Sara Savi, Andrew D. Wickert, Aaron Bufe, and Taylor F. Schildgen
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 609–631, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-609-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-609-2019, 2019
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25 Jan 2019
Long-term erosion of the Nepal Himalayas by bedrock landsliding: the role of monsoons, earthquakes and giant landslides
Odin Marc, Robert Behling, Christoff Andermann, Jens M. Turowski, Luc Illien, Sigrid Roessner, and Niels Hovius
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 107–128, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-107-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-107-2019, 2019
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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
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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
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