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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
    1.356
  • 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
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 8 Scimago H
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  • h5-index value: 14 h5-index 14
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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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24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

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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.

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.

Recent papers
18 Jul 2019
Instrument observation strategy for a new generation of three-axis-stabilized geostationary meteorological satellites from China
Jian Shang, Lei Yang, Pan Huang, Huizhi Yang, Chengbao Liu, Jing Wang, Lei Zhao, Shengxiong Zhou, Xiaodong Chen, and Zhiqing Zhang
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 8, 161-175, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-161-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-8-161-2019, 2019
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26 Jun 2019
Creating HiRISE digital elevation models for Mars using the open-source Ames Stereo Pipeline
Adam J. Hepburn, Tom Holt, Bryn Hubbard, and Felix Ng
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-11,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2019-11, 2019
Manuscript under review for GI (discussion: open, 2 comments)
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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, 1 comment)
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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