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Hydrology and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Journal metrics

IF value: 5.153
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IF 5-year value: 5.460
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5.460
CiteScore value: 7.8
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7.8
SNIP value: 1.623
SNIP1.623
IPP value: 4.91
IPP4.91
SJR value: 2.092
SJR2.092
Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 123
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h5-index value: 65
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Executive editors: Theresa Blume, Alberto Guadagnini, Thom Bogaard & Erwin Zehe

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (HESS) is a not-for-profit international two-stage open-access journal for the publication of original research in hydrology. HESS encourages and supports fundamental and applied research that advances the understanding of hydrological systems, their role in providing water for ecosystems and society, and the role of the water cycle in the functioning of the Earth system. A multi-disciplinary approach is encouraged that broadens the hydrological perspective and the advancement of hydrological science through integration with other cognate sciences and cross-fertilization across disciplinary boundaries.

News
14 Oct 2020 Volunteer to be an EGUsphere preprint moderator!

EGU is seeking scientists who want to gain experience in the realm of scientific publishing to pre-screen manuscripts submitted to the Union's new online platform.

14 Oct 2020 Volunteer to be an EGUsphere preprint moderator!

EGU is seeking scientists who want to gain experience in the realm of scientific publishing to pre-screen manuscripts submitted to the Union's new online platform.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

Recent papers
23 Oct 2020
Hierarchical sensitivity analysis for a large-scale process-based hydrological model applied to an Amazonian watershed
Haifan Liu, Heng Dai, Jie Niu, Bill X. Hu, Dongwei Gui, Han Qiu, Ming Ye, Xingyuan Chen, Chuanhao Wu, Jin Zhang, and William Riley
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4971–4996, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4971-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4971-2020, 2020
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23 Oct 2020
Comparison of root water uptake models in simulating CO2 and H2O fluxes and growth of wheat
Thuy Huu Nguyen, Matthias Langensiepen, Jan Vanderborght, Hubert Hüging, Cho Miltin Mboh, and Frank Ewert
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4943–4969, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4943-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4943-2020, 2020
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21 Oct 2020
Examining cross-scale influences of forcing resolutions in a hillslope-resolving, integrated hydrologic model
Miguel A. Aguayo, Alejandro N. Flores, James P. McNamara, Hans-Peter Marshall, and Jodi Mead
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2020-451,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2020-451, 2020
Preprint under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
21 Oct 2020
Simulation of reactive solute transport in the critical zone: A Lagrangian model for transient flow and preferential transport
Alexander Sternagel, Ralf Loritz, Julian Klaus, Brian Berkowitz, and Erwin Zehe
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2020-527,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2020-527, 2020
Preprint under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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20 Oct 2020
Imprints of evaporative conditions and vegetation type in diurnal temperature variations
Annu Panwar, Maik Renner, and Axel Kleidon
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4923–4942, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4923-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4923-2020, 2020
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Highlight articles
05 Oct 2020
Ionic aluminium concentrations exceed thresholds for aquatic health in Nova Scotian rivers, even during conditions of high dissolved organic carbon and low flow
Shannon M. Sterling, Sarah MacLeod, Lobke Rotteveel, Kristin Hart, Thomas A. Clair, Edmund A. Halfyard, and Nicole L. O'Brien
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4763–4775, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4763-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4763-2020, 2020
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05 Oct 2020
Hydrology and water resources management in ancient India
Pushpendra Kumar Singh, Pankaj Dey, Sharad Kumar Jain, and Pradeep P. Mujumdar
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4691–4707, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4691-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4691-2020, 2020
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11 Sep 2020
In situ measurements of soil and plant water isotopes: a review of approaches, practical considerations and a vision for the future
Matthias Beyer, Kathrin Kühnhammer, and Maren Dubbert
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 4413–4440, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4413-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-4413-2020, 2020
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07 Aug 2020
Revisiting the global hydrological cycle: is it intensifying?
Demetris Koutsoyiannis
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 3899–3932, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-3899-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-3899-2020, 2020
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29 Jul 2020
Survival of the Qaidam mega-lake system under mid-Pliocene climates and its restoration under future climates
Dieter Scherer
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 24, 3835–3850, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-3835-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-3835-2020, 2020
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