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Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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  • IF value: 1.302 IF 1.302
  • IF 5-year value: 1.356 IF 5-year
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  • CiteScore value: 1.47 CiteScore
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  • SNIP value: 0.810 SNIP 0.810
  • IPP value: 1.37 IPP 1.37
  • SJR value: 0.598 SJR 0.598
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Executive editors: Jean Dumoulin, Salvatore Grimaldi & Håkan Svedhem

Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems (GI) is a not-for-profit open-access interdisciplinary electronic journal for swift publication of original articles and short communications in the area of geoscientific instruments. It covers four main areas: (i) atmospheric and geospace sciences, (ii) Earth science, (iii) ocean science, and (iv) urban environmental monitoring. A unique feature of the journal is the emphasis on the synergy between science and technology that facilitates advances in GI.

News
18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

Recent papers
26 May 2020
A compact ocean bottom electromagnetic receiver and seismometer
Kai Chen, Ming Deng, Zhongliang Wu, Xianhu Luo, and Li Zhou
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 9, 213–222, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-9-213-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-9-213-2020, 2020
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26 May 2020
A geophone-based and low-cost data acquisition and analysis system designed to microtremor measurements
Ozkan Kafadar
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-11,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-11, 2020
Preprint under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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25 May 2020
Radiation tolerance of the PNI RM3100 magnetometer for a Europa lander mission
Leonardo H. Regoli, Mark B. Moldwin, Connor Raines, Tom A. Nordheim, Cameron A. Miller, Martin Carts, and Sara A. Pozzi
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-12,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-12, 2020
Preprint under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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25 May 2020
Principal Component Gradiometer technique for removal of spacecraft-generated disturbances from magnetic field data
Ovidiu Dragoş Constantinescu, Hans-Ulrich Auster, Magda Delva, Olaf Hillenmaier, Werner Magnes, and Ferdinand Plaschke
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-10,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2020-10, 2020
Preprint under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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05 May 2020
A Tethered Air Blimp (TAB) for observing the microclimate over a complex terrain
Manoj K. Nambiar, Ryan A. E. Byerlay, Amir Nazem, M. Rafsan Nahian, Mohsen Moradi, and Amir A. Aliabadi
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 9, 193–211, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-9-193-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-9-193-2020, 2020
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Highlight articles
22 Aug 2019
A low-cost device for measuring local magnetic anomalies in volcanic terrain
Bertwin M. de Groot and Lennart V. de Groot
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 8, 217–225, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-217-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-217-2019, 2019
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15 Aug 2019
Multiresolution wavelet analysis applied to GRACE range-rate residuals
Saniya Behzadpour, Torsten Mayer-Gürr, Jakob Flury, Beate Klinger, and Sujata Goswami
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 8, 197–207, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-197-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-197-2019, 2019
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28 Mar 2018
Investigation of a low-cost magneto-inductive magnetometer for space science applications
Leonardo H. Regoli, Mark B. Moldwin, Matthew Pellioni, Bret Bronner, Kelsey Hite, Arie Sheinker, and Brandon M. Ponder
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 7, 129–142, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-129-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-129-2018, 2018
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06 Nov 2017
Making better sense of the mosaic of environmental measurement networks: a system-of-systems approach and quantitative assessment
Peter W. Thorne, Fabio Madonna, Joerg Schulz, Tim Oakley, Bruce Ingleby, Marco Rosoldi, Emanuele Tramutola, Antti Arola, Matthias Buschmann, Anna C. Mikalsen, Richard Davy, Corinne Voces, Karin Kreher, Martine De Maziere, and Gelsomina Pappalardo
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 453–472, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-453-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-453-2017, 2017
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18 Oct 2017
Automated mineralogy based on micro-energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence microscopy (µ-EDXRF) applied to plutonic rock thin sections in comparison to a mineral liberation analyzer
Wilhelm Nikonow and Dieter Rammlmair
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 429–437, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-429-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-429-2017, 2017
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