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Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Executive editors: Jean Dumoulin, Salvatore Grimaldi, Ari-Matti Harri & 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 three main areas: (i) atmospheric and geospace sciences, (ii) earth science, and (iii) ocean science. A unique feature of the journal is the emphasis on synergy between science and technology that facilitates advances in GI.
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29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

A video abstract is a short video statement providing authors with the opportunity to present background information about their findings and to showcase their research activities to a wider audience.

29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

A video abstract is a short video statement providing authors with the opportunity to present background information about their findings and to showcase their research activities to a wider audience.

25 Apr 2019 Introduction of transparent post-discussion review

On 01 May 2019 Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems will introduce the transparent post-discussion review.

25 Apr 2019 Introduction of transparent post-discussion review

On 01 May 2019 Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems will introduce the transparent post-discussion review.

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.

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
11 Jun 2019
A low-cost autonomous rover for polar science
Andrew O. Hoffman, Hans Christian Steen-Larsen, Knut Christianson, and Christine Hvidberg
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 8, 149-159, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-149-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-149-2019, 2019
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04 Jun 2019
Soil CO2 efflux errors are log normally distributed – Implications and guidance
Thomas Wutzler, Oscar Perez-Priego, Kendalynn Morris, Tarek El-Madany, and Mirco Migliavacca
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-10,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-10, 2019
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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03 Jun 2019
OzoNet: Atmospheric Ozone Interpolation with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
Mohamed Akram Zaytar and Chaker El Amrani
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-53,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-53, 2019
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 May 2019
A full waveform current recorder for electrical prospecting
Kai Chen and Sheng Jin
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 8, 139-147, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-139-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-139-2019, 2019
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23 May 2019
A Tethered And Navigated Air Blimp (TANAB) for observing themicroclimate 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. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-7,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-7, 2019
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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Highlight articles
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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08 Feb 2017
A joint thermal and electromagnetic diagnostics approach for the inspection of thick walls
Nicolas Le Touz, Jean Dumoulin, Gianluca Gennarelli, and Francesco Soldovieri
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 81-92, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-81-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-81-2017, 2017
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16 Dec 2016
Non-destructive evaluation of moisture content in wood using ground-penetrating radar
Hamza Reci, Tien Chinh Maï, Zoubir Mehdi Sbartaï, Lara Pajewski, and Emanuela Kiri
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 575-581, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-575-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-575-2016, 2016
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