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Earth System Science Data The data publishing journal
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IF value: 9.197
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IF 5-year value: 9.612
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CiteScore value: 12.5
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SNIP value: 3.137
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IPP value: 9.49
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SJR value: 4.532
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Editorial board

Editors of this journal work on a purely voluntary basis without remuneration. This secures the freedom of taking editorial decisions purely based on scientific quality assurance without any interference with the economic interests an open-access publisher might have.
Chief executive editor

Kirsten Elger

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Library and Information Services
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Cryosphere – permafrost
Geosciences – geology
Geosciences – geophysics
Senior chief editor

David Carlson

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)
WCRP Joint Planning Staff
Switzerland
Chief editors

Jens Klump

CSIRO
Mineral Resources
Australia

Subject areas

Subject areas

Data, algorithms, and models
Geosciences – geochemistry
Oceanography – chemical

Ge Peng

NC State University
Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites
North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies
United States

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology
Cryosphere – snow and sea ice
Managing editor

Johannes Wagner

Copernicus Publications
Germany
Topical editors

Thomas Blunier

University of Copenhagen
Niels Bohr Institute
Physics of Ice, Climate and Earth
Denmark

Subject areas

Subject areas

Geosciences – geochemistry
Geosciences – palaeooceanography, palaeoclimatology

David Carlson

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)
WCRP Joint Planning Staff
Switzerland

Attila Demény

MTA Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences
Hungary

Subject areas

Subject areas

Geosciences – geochemistry

Reinhard Drews

Tübingen University
Earth System Sciences
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Cryosphere – glaciology

Kirsten Elger

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Library and Information Services
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Cryosphere – permafrost
Geosciences – geology
Geosciences – geophysics

Nellie Elguindi

France

Dirk Fleischer

Christian-Albrechts University
Center for Ocean and Society
Data and Information Services
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Biosphere – biodiversity
Geosciences – marine geology
Oceanography – biological

Alexander Gelfan

Water Problems Institute
Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Federation

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Subject areas

Hydrology and soil science – hydrology

Prasad Gogineni

The University of Alabama
Remote Sensing Center
United States

Subject areas

Subject areas

Cryosphere – radar measurements

Hannes Grobe

Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI)
Geoscience
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Geosciences – marine geology
Geosciences – palaeooceanography, palaeoclimatology
Geosciences – sedimentology

Lukas Gudmundsson

ETH Zurich
Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science
Department of Environmental Systems Science
Switzerland

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology
Biosphere – biogeosciences
Hydrology and soil science – hydrology

Sibylle K. Hassler

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute of Water and River Basin Management
Chair of Hydrology
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology
Biosphere – biogeosciences
Hydrology and soil science – hydrology
Hydrology and soil science – soil sciences, soil chemistry, soil biochemistry

Birgit Heim

Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
Polar Terrestrial Environmental Systems
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Biosphere – biogeosciences
Cryosphere – permafrost
Data, algorithms, and models
Geosciences – sedimentology
Hydrology and soil science – hydrology

Giulio G.R. Iovine

CNR-IRPI
Section of Cosenza
Italy

Subject areas

Subject areas

Data, algorithms, and models
Geosciences – applied geology
Hydrology and soil science – soil sciences, soil chemistry, soil biochemistry

Jens Klump

CSIRO
Mineral Resources
Australia

Subject areas

Subject areas

Data, algorithms, and models
Geosciences – geochemistry
Oceanography – chemical

Alexander Kokhanovsky

VITROCISET BELGIUM SPRL
RSP
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – atmospheric chemistry and physics

Giuseppe M.R. Manzella

OceanHIs SrL
Italy

Subject areas

Subject areas

Oceanography – physical

Yasuhiro Murayama

NICT (Natl. Inst. Information and Communications Technology)
Strategic Program Office
Japan

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – atmospheric chemistry and physics
Atmosphere – meteorology
Data, algorithms, and models
Geosciences – geochemistry

Ge Peng

NC State University
Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites
North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies
United States

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology
Cryosphere – snow and sea ice

François Schmitt

CNRS, Lab. Oceanology and Geosciences UMR 8187
Laboratory of Oceanology and Geosciences
France

Subject areas

Subject areas

Oceanography – biological
Oceanography – physical

Martin Schultz

Forschungszentrum Jülich
Jülich Supercomputing Centre
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology

Scott Stevens

North Carolina State University
NC Institute for Climate Studies
United States

Subject areas

Subject areas

Atmosphere – meteorology
Data, algorithms, and models

Christian Voigt

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Global Geomonitoring and Gravity Field
Germany

Subject areas

Subject areas

Geosciences – geodesy

Yuyu Zhou

Iowa State University
Dept. of Geological & Atmospheric Sciences
United States

Subject areas

Subject areas

Antroposhere - energy and emissions
Antroposhere - land cover and land use
Antroposhere - urban environment
Biosphere – biogeosciences
Data, algorithms, and models
Advisory board members

Paul J. Crutzen

Max Planck Institute for Chemistry
Germany

Alexander Petrovich Lisitzin

Russian Academy of Sciences
Shirshov Institute of Oceanology
Russian Federation

Hans Pfeiffenberger

CSIRO
Manufacturing
Germany