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    Open Geosciences

    formerly Central European Journal of Geosciences

    IMPACT FACTOR 2013: 0.432
    5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.665


    Open Access

    Open Geosciences (formerly Central European Journal of Geosciences - CEJG) is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing original research results from all fields of Earth Sciences such as: Geology, Geophysics, Geography, Geomicrobiology, Geotourism, Oceanography and Hydrology, Glaciology, Atmospheric Sciences, Speleology, Volcanology, Soil Science, Geoinformatics, Geostatistics. The journal is published in the Open Access model.

    Aims and Scope

    The aim of the journal is to become the premier source of high quality research from all over the world. Open Geosciences is designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas between experienced and young researchers from different countries. Free language correction is provided to authors from non-English speaking regions. Additionally, each published article is promoted to researchers working in the same field of Earth Sciences.
    Why read

    • premier source of excellent articles for young and experienced scientists
    • free of charge access to articles for readers from all over the world
    • international forum for the dissemination of research data from various areas of Earth Sciences
    • designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas between researchers from different countries
    • accommodates different styles and formats to help scientists from various backgrounds of geosciences interact effortlessly 

    Why submit

    • fast, fair and constructive peer-review (25 days on average) provided by international specialists from various fields of geosciences
    • language correction service for authors from non-English speaking regions
    • efficient route to fast-track publication (3 months of manuscript submission)
    • no publication charges in 2015
    • no restriction on the length of the paper
    • extensive promotion of each published article to hundreds of researchers working in the same field
    • world-wide dissemination and accessibility

    Instructions for Authors

    Manuscripts should be submitted to CEJG via online submission system Editorial Manager available at http://www.editorialmanager.com/cejg/ . Authors should register themselves first as new users and then upload their manuscripts.
    In case of any technical problems, please contact the Managing Editor of Open Geosciences (Michał Bucha, Michal.Bucha@degruyteropen.com).

    Open Geosciences is covered by the following services:

    • Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
    • CABI - Animal Science Database
    • Celdes
    • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
    • CNPIEC
    • EBSCO Discovery Service
    • Elsevier - Compendex
    • Elsevier - Geobase
    • Elsevier - SCOPUS
    • GeoArchive
    • GeoRef
    • Google Scholar
    • J-Gate
    • Naviga (Softweco)
    • Petroleum Abstracts TULSA Database
    • Primo Central (ExLibris)
    • ReadCube
    • SCImago (SJR)
    • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
    • TDOne (TDNet)
    • Thomson Reuters - Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences
    • Thomson Reuters - Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
    • Thomson Reuters - Science Citation Index Expanded
    • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
    • WorldCat (OCLC)

    Robert J. Bodnar, Department of Geosciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, USA

    Managing Editor
    Jan Barabach, Jan.Barabach@degruyteropen.com

    Associate Editor
    Felix Bachofer, University of Tübingen, Germany
    Krzysztof Gaidzik, Faculty of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia, Poland
    Balazs Trasy, Eötvös Loránd University

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Svante Björck, Lund University, Sweden
    Hai Cheng, University of Minnesota, USA
    Fernando Corfu, University of Oslo, Norway
    Chuck DeMets, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
    Donald Dingwell, Queen's University, Northern Ireland, UK
    Rodney C. Ewing, University of Michigan, USA
    Adrás Galácz, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
    Jibamitra Ganguly, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Aleksander Garlicki, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
    Michael Ghil, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bernhard Grasemann, University of Vienna, Austria
    Robert D. Hatcher, Jr., University of Tennessee, USA
    Simon Leigh Harley, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
    Ann Henderson-Sellers, Macquarie University, Australia
    Robert W. Howarth, Cornell University, USA
    James C. Hower, University of Kentucky, USA
    Emil Jelínek, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republicc
    Philip D. Jones, University of East Anglia, UK
    Ervīns Lukševičs, University of Latvia, Latvia
    Joseph G. Meert, University of Florida, USA
    Stephen J. Mojzsis, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
    Klaus Mosegaard, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bjorn Mysen, Carnegie Institution of Washington, USA
    Yaoling Niu, Durham University, UK
    Artem R. Oganov, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
    Aral I. Okay, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
    David W. Peate, University of Iowa, USA
    Nick Petford, Bournemouth University, UK
    Roger A. Pielke, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
    Dušan Plašienka, Comenius University of Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gheorghe Popescu, University of Bucharest, Romania
    Marián Putiš, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia
    Paula J. Reimer, Queen's University Belfast, UK
    Surendra K. Saxena, Florida International University, USA
    Tsugio Shibata, Okayama University, Japan
    Stefan Schmid, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Charlotte Schreiber, University of Washington, USA
    Miroslav Štemprok, Charles University, Czech Republic
    Robert Talbot, University of New Hampshire, USA
    Tuncay Taymaz, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
    Jan Veizer, University of Ottawa, Canada
    E. Bruce Watson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
    Sheng Xu, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Ivan Zagorchev, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
    Vitālijs Zelčs, University of Latvia, Latvia

    Atmospheric chemistry
    Richard Damoah, University of Waterloo, Canada

    Atmospheric physics
    Anne T. Case Hanks, University of Louisiana at Monroe, USA

    Steve E. George, Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre (ACE CRC), Australia
    Nir Y. Krakauer, City University of New York, USA
    Wolfram Kürschner, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

    Ian B. Butler, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
    Jiří Faimon, Masaryk University, Czech Republic

    Geoffrey Batt, The University of Western Australia, Australia

    Mike Rogerson, University of Hull, UK

    Diofantos Hadjimitsis, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
    Biswajeet Pradhan, Dresden University of Technology, Germany

    Ján Šimkanin, Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

    Márta Polgári, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

    Lucian Drăguţ, West University of Timişoara, Romania
    Marek Ewertowski, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

    Leonardo Feltrin, James Cook University, Australia

    Steffen Abe, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    Caroline M. Burberry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

    Slobodan B. Marković, University of Novi Sad, Serbia

    Krzysztof Migała, Wrocław University, Poland

    Ladislav Brimich, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia

    István Gábor Hatvani, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
    Ninghu Su, James Cook University, Australia

    Massimo A. Bollasina, Princeton University, USA
    Róbert Mészáros, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

    Andrew G. Christy, Australian National University, Australia
    Reinhard Kaindl, Joanneum Research, Austria
    Marta Mileusnic, University of Zagreb, Croatia

    Jan Jędrasik, University of Gdańsk, Poland

    Radovan Kyška Pipík, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia

    Gordan Bedekovic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Alistair C. Hack , ETH Zürich, Switzerland

    Katrin Heindel, University of Vienna, Austria
    János Kovács, University of Pécs, Hungary

    Giovanni Leucci, Istituto per I Beni Archeologici e Monumentali (IBAM), Italy
    Zoltan Weber, Seismological Observatory, Budapest, Hungary

    Soil science
    Peter Becker-Heidmann, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Liming Ye, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China,

    Daria Ivanova, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

    Structural Geology
    Jiří Žák, Charles University, Czech Republic

    Mitja Prelovšek, Karst Research Institute, Slovenia

    Károly Németh, Massey University, New Zealand
    Francesco Stoppa, G.d'Annunzio University, Italy

    Language Editors
    Fern Beavis, Australian National University
    Carys Bennett, University of Leicester, UK
    Sarah K. Brown, University of Portsmouth, UK
    Joanna Denton, Lancaster University, UK
    Daniel Helman, California State University Long Beach, USA
    Ross Herbert, University of Leeds, UK
    Ulyana Nadia Horodyskyj, Brown University, USA
    Tracy Lund, Minnesota Department of Health, USA
    Ryan Ickert, University of Alberta, Canada
    Sarah Martin, Geological Survey of Western, Australia
    Christyanne Melendez, Appalachian State University, USA
    Sophie Pearson, GNS Science, New Zealand
    Suzie Plumb, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK
    Dominic Salisbury, University of Leeds, UK

    Editorial Office
    Jan Barabach,
    Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
    01-811 Warsaw, Poland
    T: +48 22 701 50 15

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