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Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Chief-executive editor: Jothiram Vivekanandan
Executive editors: Ari-Matti Harri & Håkan Svedhem
Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems (GI) is an 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.
News
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

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.

Recent articles
07 Nov 2018
Feasibility of three-dimensional density tomography using dozens of muon radiographies and filtered back projection for volcanos
Shogo Nagahara and Seigo Miyamoto
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 7, 307-316, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-307-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-307-2018, 2018
06 Nov 2018
The combined processing of geomagnetic intensity vector projections and absolute magnitude measurements
Victor G. Getmanov, Alexei D. Gvishiani, and Roman V. Sidorov
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-31,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-31, 2018
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
05 Nov 2018
Consideration of NDVI thematic changes in density analysis and floristic composition of Wadi Yalamlam, Saudi Arabia
Amal Y. Aldhebiani, Mohamed Elhag, Ahmad K. Hegazy, Hanaa K. Galal, and Norah S. Mufareh
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 7, 297-306, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-297-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-297-2018, 2018
01 Nov 2018
Description of the Baseline Surface Radiation Network (BSRN) station at the Izaña Observatory (2009–2017): measurements and quality control/assurance procedures
Rosa Delia García, Emilio Cuevas, Ramón Ramos, Victoria Eugenia Cachorro, Alberto Redondas, and José A. Moreno-Ruiz
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-41,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2018-41, 2018
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 0 comments)
25 Oct 2018
Near-real-time environmental monitoring and large-volume data collection over slow communication links
Misha B. Krassovski, Glen E. Lyon, Jeffery S. Riggs, and Paul J. Hanson
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 7, 289-295, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-289-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-7-289-2018, 2018
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
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
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
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
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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