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

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ESSD – Land
Senior chief editor

David Carlson

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

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ESSD – Atmosphere
ESSD – Global
Chief editors

Kenneth Mankoff

National Snow and Ice Data Center
United States

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Giuseppe M.R. Manzella

OceanHIs SrL
Italy

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Hanqin Tian

Auburn University
International Center for Climate and Global Change Research
School of Forestry and WIldlife Sciences
United States

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Managing editor

Johannes Wagner

Copernicus Publications
Germany
Topical editors

Inga Beck

Environmental Research Station Schneefernerhaus
Germany

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ESSD – Ice

David Carlson

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

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ESSD – Global

Attila Demény

MTA Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences
Hungary

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Reinhard Drews

Tübingen University
Earth System Sciences
Germany

Kirsten Elger

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Library and Information Services
Germany

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ESSD – Land

Nellie Elguindi

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Laboratoire d'Aérologie
France

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ESSD – Atmosphere
ESSD – Global
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Dirk Fleischer

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
University and State Library
Research Data Competence Center
Germany

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Alexander Gelfan

Water Problems Institute
Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Federation

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Hannes Grobe

Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI)
Geoscience
Germany

Alexander Gruber

Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation
Austria

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Lukas Gudmundsson

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

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ESSD – Global
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Sibylle K. Hassler

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

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ESSD – Atmosphere
ESSD – Global
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Birgit Heim

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

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ESSD – Ice
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Giulio G.R. Iovine

CNR-IRPI
Section of Cosenza
Italy

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Conrad Jackisch

TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Faculty of Geosciences, Geoengineering and Mining
Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Centre
Germany

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Alexander Kokhanovsky

Max Planck Institute for Chemistry
Germany

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Qingxiang Li

Sun Yat-sen University
School of Atmospheric Sciences
China

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ESSD – Global

Christof Lorenz

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research
Germany

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ESSD – Land

Kenneth Mankoff

National Snow and Ice Data Center
United States

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ESSD – Ice

Giuseppe M.R. Manzella

OceanHIs SrL
Italy

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Salvatore Marullo

ENEA
Climate and Modelling Laboratory
Italy

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Christopher Neigh

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Biospheric Sciences Laboratory
United States

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ESSD – Global
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Alessio Rovere

University of Bremen
MARUM - Center for Marine Environmental Sciences
Germany

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ESSD – Land
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François G. Schmitt

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

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Martin Schultz

Forschungszentrum Jülich
Jülich Supercomputing Centre
Germany

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Simona Simoncelli

Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV)
Bologna
Italy

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Hanqin Tian

Auburn University
International Center for Climate and Global Change Research
School of Forestry and WIldlife Sciences
United States

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Francesco N. Tubiello

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Statistics
Italy

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Baptiste Vandecrux

Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland
Glaciology and Climate
Denmark

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Anton Velo

IIM-CSIC
Oceanology
Spain

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Sander Veraverbeke

Nederland
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Faculty of Science
Netherlands

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ESSD – Ice
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Jing Wei

University of Maryland
ESSIC
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science
United States

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Bo Zheng

Tsinghua University
Institute of Environment and Ecology
Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School
China

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Chunlüe Zhou

University of Gothenburg
Faculty of Science
Department of Earth Sciences
Sweden

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Yuyu Zhou

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

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Advisory board members

Alexander Petrovich Lisitzin

Russian Academy of Sciences
Shirshov Institute of Oceanology
Russian Federation

Hans Pfeiffenberger

Germany