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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
  • Scimago H index value: 13 Scimago H 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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27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

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

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.

05 Dec 2017 New article processing charges for ESurf

From 1 January 2018 Earth Surface Dynamics (ESurf) will slightly increase the article processing charges.

05 Dec 2017 New article processing charges for ESurf

From 1 January 2018 Earth Surface Dynamics (ESurf) will slightly increase the article processing charges.

Recent articles
18 Oct 2018
Fluvial boulder transport controls valley blocking by earthflows in the California Coast Range, USA
Noah J. Finnegan, Kiara N. Broudy, Alexander L. Nereson, Joshua J. Roering, Alexander L. Handwerger, and Georgina Bennett
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-75,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-75, 2018
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 Oct 2018
Short communication: Increasing vertical attenuation length of cosmogenic nuclide production on steep slopes negates topographic shielding corrections for catchment erosion rates
Roman A. DiBiase
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 923-931, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-923-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-923-2018, 2018
12 Oct 2018
Fluvial sediment pathways enlightened by OSL bleaching of river sediments and deltaic deposits
Elizabeth Chamberlain and Jakob Wallinga
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-76,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-76, 2018
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
11 Oct 2018
Reconstruction of three-dimensional rockfall trajectories using remote sensing and rock-based accelerometers and gyroscopes
Andrin Caviezel, Sophia E. Demmel, Adrian Ringenbach, Yves Bühler, Guang Lu, Marc Christen, Claire E. Dinneen, Lucie A. Eberhard, Daniel von Rickenbach, and Perry Bartelt
Earth Surf. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-74,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2018-74, 2018
Manuscript under review for ESurf (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Oct 2018
Initial insights from a global database of rainfall-induced landslide inventories: the weak influence of slope and strong influence of total storm rainfall
Odin Marc, André Stumpf, Jean-Philippe Malet, Marielle Gosset, Taro Uchida, and Shou-Hao Chiang
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 903-922, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-903-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-903-2018, 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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