The Earth, Planets and Space (EPS) publishes original articles on earth and planetary sciences, particularly geomagnetism, aeronomy, space science, seismology, volcanology, geodesy, and planetary science. We also welcome articles on new and interdisciplinary subjects, including instrumentation. Read more
In Review option has been available during the submission to EPS. In Review on the Research Square platform is a free service for authors submitting to Springer Nature journals to provide a preprint with a DOI and to track the status of your manuscript. The authors can select area of studies (e.g., Geophysics, Planetary Science, Seismology, Volcanology, and Space Exploration), and multiple choices are available. Samples of published EPS preprints… Read more
EPS Award 2019 Ceremony was held online on 3 August 2020. The 2019 EPS Young Researcher Award was granted to Shoya Matsuda, as the first author of the following paper: Shoya Matsuda, Yoshiya Kasahara, Hirotsugu Kojima, Yasumasa Kasaba, Satoshi Yagitani, Mitsunori Ozaki, Tomohiko Imachi, Keigo Ishisaka, Atsushi Kumamoto, Fuminori Tsuchiya, Mamoru Ota, Satoshi Kurita, Yoshizumi Miyoshi, Mitsuru Hikishima, Ayako Matsuoka and Iku Shinohara (2018), Onboard software of Plasma Wave… Read more
The impact factor 2019 for EPS was just announced: 2-year Impact Factor (2019) = 2.075 5-year Impact Factor (2019) = 2.472 The other parameters for EPS are as follows: CiteScore (2019) = 5.2 H-index = 69 2-year Impact Factor5-year Impact Factor 20192.0752.472 20182.7362.507 20172.7732.288 20162.2432.080 20151.8712.038 20141.3281.791 20133.0561.834 20122.9211.703 20110.7951.025 20101.1121.112 20091.0741.233 20080.7940.991 20071.1881.161 Read more
EPS is promoting a submission of an Express Letter, which is a brief report of research findings. It used to have a limitation by the number of words in the whole manuscript as 5,000, including the author list, declarations, and references. The new word limit is still 5,000, but is counted by the total number of words only in the main text, the figure captions and the table captions, excluding… Read more
The 2019 EPS Excellent Paper Award is granted to the paper by Satoshi Fujiwara, Hiroshi Yarai, Tomokazu Kobayashi, Yu Morishita, Takayuki Nakano, Basara Miyahara, Hiroyuki Nakai, Yuji Miura, Haruka Ueshiba, Yasuaki Kakiage and Hiroshi Une (2016). Satoshi Fujiwara, Hiroshi Yarai, Tomokazu Kobayashi, Yu Morishita, Takayuki Nakano, Basara Miyahara, Hiroyuki Nakai, Yuji Miura, Haruka Ueshiba, Yasuaki Kakiage and Hiroshi Une (2016): Small-displacement linear surface ruptures of the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence… Read more
EPS is jointly published by the following societies.
These five societies are members of the Japan Geoscience Union.