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  • March 28, 2018

20th anniversary of Earth, Planets and Space

The year 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of EPS. Having a long history of 70 years owing to its predecessor journals, JGG and JPE, EPS is one of the oldest international journals in the field of earth and planetary sciences. When established in 1998, its former editor-in-chief Dr. Yoshimori Honkura said in the prefatory note of the journal, ... EPS should become widely circulated as one of the leading international… Read more

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  • March 28, 2018

EPS Excellent Paper Award 2017

Yoshifumi Saito, Masaki N. Nishino, Masaki Fujimoto, Tadateru Yamamoto, Shoichiro Yokota, Hideo Tsunakawa, Hidetoshi Shibuya, Masaki Matsushima, Hisayoshi Shimizu, Futoshi Takahashi (2012), Simultaneous observation of the electron acceleration and ion deceleration over lunar magnetic anomalies, Earth Planets Space, 64:4, 83-92, doi:10.5047/eps.2011.07.011 To understand the interaction between solar wind and lunar magnetic anomalies, low energy electrons and ions over lunar magnetic anomalies were simultaneously observed for the first time by the… Read more

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  • March 28, 2018

EPS Young Researcher Award 2017

Hisashi Hayakawa, Harufumi Tamazawa, Akito Davis Kawamura, Hiroaki Isobe (2015), Records of sunspot and aurora during CE 960-1279 in the Chinese chronicle of the Sòng dynasty, Earth, Planets and Space, 67:82, doi:10.1186/s40623-015-0250-y In this study, records of solar and auroral activities from the 10th to 13th centuries were retrieved from the Chinese chronicle of the Sòng dynasty. The accuracy of these records were tested scientifically through comparison with the 14C… Read more

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  • February 26, 2018

Excellent Reviewers 2017

It is essential for an academic journal to have qualified reviewers to maintain its scientific standard. To recognise the contributions of important reviewers in Earth, Planets and Space, we have granted the 'Excellent Reviewer' award to selected reviewers each year since 2013. The awardees are determined at the end of each year by the EPS editorial board based on the recommendations of regular and guest editors. Sanjay Singh Bora, German Research… Read more

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  • February 26, 2018

Highlighted papers 2017

Highlighted papers are awarded every year based on the recommendations received by the handling editors. Nakamura T, Aoi S (2017) Source location and mechanism analysis of an earthquake triggered by the 2016 Kumamoto, southwestern Japan, earthquake. Earth Planets Space 69:6 doi: 10.1186/s40623-016-0588-9 Hashima A, Sato T (2017) A megathrust earthquake cycle model for Northeast Japan: Bridging the mismatch between geological uplift and geodetic subsidence. Earth Planets Space 69:23 doi: 10.1186/s40623-017-0606-6… Read more

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  • January 24, 2018

Call for nominations: 2017 EPS Excellent Paper Award

EPS Excellent Paper Award The EPS Excellent Paper Award was established in 2015 to recognize excellent papers that have been published in Earth, Planets and Space. The 2017 award will be presented to the authors of paper published with EPS in 2012-2016. The award will be granted to a nominated paper selected by the EPS Excellent Paper Award Committee. The EPS Excellent Paper Award Committee is now accepting nominations for… Read more

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  • January 22, 2018

Reviewer acknowledgements

A peer-reviewed journal would not survive without the generous time and insightful comments of the reviewers, whose efforts often go unrecognized. Editors and staff of Earth, Planets and Space would like to publicly acknowledge our peer reviewers in 2017. Link     Shuji Abe, JapanRachel Abercrombie, United States Valerio Acocella, ItalyDuncan Agnew, United States Anita Aikio, FinlandPaul Alanis, Philippines Tommaso Alberti, ItalyDimanov Alexandre, France Patrick Alken, United StatesSebastien Allgeyer, Australia… Read more

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