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08 Oct 2012
The GPlates Geological Information Model and Markup Language
X. Qin, R. D. Müller, J. Cannon, T. C. W. Landgrebe, C. Heine, R. J. Watson, and M. Turner
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 111-134, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-111-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-111-2012, 2012 | 60,548 views
18 Dec 2013
The surface temperatures of Earth: steps towards integrated understanding of variability and change
C. J. Merchant, S. Matthiesen, N. A. Rayner, J. J. Remedios, P. D. Jones, F. Olesen, B. Trewin, P. W. Thorne, R. Auchmann, G. K. Corlett, P. C. Guillevic, and G. C. Hulley
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 305-321, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-305-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-305-2013, 2013 | 13,125 views
06 Feb 2013
Towards a muon radiography of the Puy de Dôme
C. Cârloganu, V. Niess, S. Béné, E. Busato, P. Dupieux, F. Fehr, P. Gay, D. Miallier, B. Vulpescu, P. Boivin, C. Combaret, P. Labazuy, I. Laktineh, J.-F. Lénat, L. Mirabito, and A. Portal
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 55-60, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-55-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-55-2013, 2013 | 7,737 views
21 Nov 2012
Optimization of CPMG sequences to measure NMR transverse relaxation time T2 in borehole applications
M. Ronczka and M. Müller-Petke
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 197-208, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-197-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-197-2012, 2012 | 6,321 views
19 Feb 2013
A new permanent multi-parameter monitoring network in Central Asian high mountains – from measurements to data bases
T. Schöne, C. Zech, K. Unger-Shayesteh, V. Rudenko, H. Thoss, H.-U. Wetzel, A. Gafurov, J. Illigner, and A. Zubovich
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 97-111, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-97-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-97-2013, 2013 | 5,492 views
25 Sep 2014
A framework for benchmarking of homogenisation algorithm performance on the global scale
K. Willett, C. Williams, I. T. Jolliffe, R. Lund, L. V. Alexander, S. Brönnimann, L. A. Vincent, S. Easterbrook, V. K. C. Venema, D. Berry, R. E. Warren, G. Lopardo, R. Auchmann, E. Aguilar, M. J. Menne, C. Gallagher, Z. Hausfather, T. Thorarinsdottir, and P. W. Thorne
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 187-200, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-187-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-187-2014, 2014 | 5,101 views
17 Jun 2013
Muon radiography for exploration of Mars geology
S. Kedar, H. K. M. Tanaka, C. J. Naudet, C. E. Jones, J. P. Plaut, and F. H. Webb
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 157-164, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-157-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-157-2013, 2013 | 4,802 views
05 Jul 2013
LAPM: a tool for underwater large-area photo-mosaicking
Y. Marcon, H. Sahling, and G. Bohrmann
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 189-198, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-189-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-189-2013, 2013 | 4,773 views
20 Dec 2013
Drilling cores on the sea floor with the remote-controlled sea floor drilling rig MeBo
T. Freudenthal and G. Wefer
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 329-337, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-329-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-329-2013, 2013 | 4,669 views
11 Jun 2014
Auroral spectral estimation with wide-band color mosaic CCDs
B. J. Jackel, C. Unick, M. T. Syrjäsuo, N. Partamies, J. A. Wild, E. E. Woodfield, I. McWhirter, E. Kendall, and E. Spanswick
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 71-94, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-71-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-71-2014, 2014 | 4,222 views
23 Apr 2014
In-flight calibration of the Hot Ion Analyser on board Cluster
A. Blagau, I. Dandouras, A. Barthe, S. Brunato, G. Facskó, and V. Constantinescu
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 49-58, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-49-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-49-2014, 2014 | 4,044 views
21 Feb 2013
Aalto-1 nanosatellite – technical description and mission objectives
A. Kestilä, T. Tikka, P. Peitso, J. Rantanen, A. Näsilä, K. Nordling, H. Saari, R. Vainio, P. Janhunen, J. Praks, and M. Hallikainen
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 121-130, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-121-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-121-2013, 2013 | 3,874 views
13 Sep 2013
A radiation hardened digital fluxgate magnetometer for space applications
D. M. Miles, J. R. Bennest, I. R. Mann, and D. K. Millling
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 213-224, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-213-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-213-2013, 2013 | 3,668 views
17 Aug 2012
Influence of high-latitude geomagnetic pulsations on recordings of broadband force-balanced seismic sensors
E. Kozlovskaya and A. Kozlovsky
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 85-101, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-85-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-85-2012, 2012 | 3,554 views
05 Nov 2012
A custom acoustic emission monitoring system for harsh environments: application to freezing-induced damage in alpine rock walls
L. Girard, J. Beutel, S. Gruber, J. Hunziker, R. Lim, and S. Weber
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 155-167, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-155-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-155-2012, 2012 | 3,373 views
11 Feb 2015
Image georectification and feature tracking toolbox: ImGRAFT
A. Messerli and A. Grinsted
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 23-34, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-23-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-23-2015, 2015 | 3,365 views
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27 Jun 2013
The AmeriFlux data activity and data system: an evolving collection of data management techniques, tools, products and services
T. A. Boden, M. Krassovski, and B. Yang
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 165-176, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-165-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-165-2013, 2013 | 3,354 views
13 Nov 2012
A mobile X-POL weather radar for hydrometeorological applications in the metropolitan area of São Paulo, Brazil
A. J. Pereira Filho
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 169-183, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-169-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-169-2012, 2012 | 3,185 views
16 Jun 2015
Designing optimal greenhouse gas observing networks that consider performance and cost
D. D. Lucas, C. Yver Kwok, P. Cameron-Smith, H. Graven, D. Bergmann, T. P. Guilderson, R. Weiss, and R. Keeling
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 121-137, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-121-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-121-2015, 2015 | 3,144 views
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01 Nov 2012
Comment on ''Observing desert dust devils with a pressure logger" by Lorenz (2012) – insights on measured pressure fluctuations from large-eddy simulations
A. Spiga
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 151-154, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-151-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-151-2012, 2012 | 3,117 views
10 Oct 2014
An autonomous adaptive low-power instrument platform (AAL-PIP) for remote high-latitude geospace data collection
C. R. Clauer, H. Kim, K. Deshpande, Z. Xu, D. Weimer, S. Musko, G. Crowley, C. Fish, R. Nealy, T. E. Humphreys, J. A. Bhatti, and A. J. Ridley
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 211-227, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-211-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-211-2014, 2014 | 2,965 views
11 Jan 2013
Air shower simulation for background estimation in muon tomography of volcanoes
S. Béné, P. Boivin, E. Busato, C. Cârloganu, C. Combaret, P. Dupieux, F. Fehr, P. Gay, P. Labazuy, I. Laktineh, J.-F. Lénat, D. Miallier, L. Mirabito, V. Niess, A. Portal, and B. Vulpescu
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 11-15, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-11-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-11-2013, 2013 | 2,954 views
22 Jan 2014
Interinstrument calibration using magnetic field data from the flux-gate magnetometer (FGM) and electron drift instrument (EDI) onboard Cluster
R. Nakamura, F. Plaschke, R. Teubenbacher, L. Giner, W. Baumjohann, W. Magnes, M. Steller, R. B. Torbert, H. Vaith, M. Chutter, K.-H. Fornaçon, K.-H. Glassmeier, and C. Carr
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 1-11, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-1-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-1-2014, 2014 | 2,772 views
20 Feb 2013
Potential soil moisture products from the aquarius radiometer and scatterometer using an observing system simulation experiment
Y. Luo, X. Feng, P. Houser, V. Anantharaj, X. Fan, G. De Lannoy, X. Zhan, and L. Dabbiru
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 113-120, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-113-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-113-2013, 2013 | 2,672 views
06 Jun 2016
Magnetic airborne survey – geophysical flight
Erick de Barros Camara and Suze Nei Pereira Guimarães
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 181-192, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-181-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-181-2016, 2016 | 2,631 views
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07 Feb 2013
Autonomous distributed temperature sensing for long-term heated applications in remote areas
A.-M. Kurth, N. Dawes, J. Selker, and M. Schirmer
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 71-77, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-71-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-71-2013, 2013 | 2,623 views
05 Feb 2014
Autonomous thermal camera system for monitoring the active lava lake at Erebus volcano, Antarctica
N. Peters, C. Oppenheimer, and P. Kyle
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 13-20, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-13-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-13-2014, 2014 | 2,621 views
29 Sep 2014
The origin of noise and magnetic hysteresis in crystalline permalloy ring-core fluxgate sensors
B. B. Narod
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 201-210, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-201-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-201-2014, 2014 | 2,596 views
16 Apr 2014
Experimental study of source of background noise in muon radiography using emulsion film detectors
R. Nishiyama, S. Miyamoto, and N. Naganawa
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 29-39, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-29-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-29-2014, 2014 | 2,526 views
03 Mar 2015
Does temperature affect the accuracy of vented pressure transducer in fine-scale water level measurement?
Z. Liu and C. W. Higgins
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 65-73, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-65-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-65-2015, 2015 | 2,474 views
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20 Apr 2012
Martian dust devils detector over FPGA
E. de Lucas, M. J. Miguel, D. Mozos, and L. Vázquez
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 23-31, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-23-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-23-2012, 2012 | 2,310 views
12 Oct 2015
Global trend analysis of the MODIS drought severity index
P. I. Orvos, V. Homonnai, A. Várai, Z. Bozóki, and I. M. Jánosi
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 189-196, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-189-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-189-2015, 2015 | 2,258 views
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22 May 2012
Performance of thermal conductivity probes for planetary applications
E. S. Hütter and N. I. Kömle
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 53-75, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-53-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-53-2012, 2012 | 2,254 views
21 Jul 2014
The next generation airborne polarimetric Doppler weather radar
J. Vivekanandan, W.-C. Lee, E. Loew, J. L. Salazar, V. Grubišić, J. Moore, and P. Tsai
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 111-126, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-111-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-111-2014, 2014 | 2,215 views
30 Jan 2015
Calibration of QM-MOURA three-axis magnetometer and gradiometer
M. Díaz-Michelena, R. Sanz, M. F. Cerdán, and A. B. Fernández
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 1-18, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-1-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-1-2015, 2015 | 2,209 views
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18 May 2015
Simple, affordable, and sustainable borehole observatories for complex monitoring objectives
A. Kopf, T. Freudenthal, V. Ratmeyer, M. Bergenthal, M. Lange, T. Fleischmann, S. Hammerschmidt, C. Seiter, and G. Wefer
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 4, 99-109, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-99-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-4-99-2015, 2015 | 2,207 views
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19 Feb 2013
Electric solar wind sail mass budget model
P. Janhunen, A. A. Quarta, and G. Mengali
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 85-95, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-85-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-85-2013, 2013 | 2,165 views
11 Jul 2014
An initial investigation of the long-term trends in the fluxgate magnetometer (FGM) calibration parameters on the four Cluster spacecraft
L. N. S. Alconcel, P. Fox, P. Brown, T. M. Oddy, E. L. Lucek, and C. M. Carr
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 95-109, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-95-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-95-2014, 2014 | 2,165 views
17 Feb 2017
A new device to mount portable energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometers (p-ED-XRF) for semi-continuous analyses of split (sediment) cores and solid samples
Philipp Hoelzmann, Torsten Klein, Frank Kutz, and Brigitta Schütt
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 93-101, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-93-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-6-93-2017, 2017 | 2,147 views
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26 Jul 2016
Optimal site selection for sitting a solar park using multi-criteria decision analysis and geographical information systems
Andreas Georgiou and Dimitrios Skarlatos
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 321-332, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-321-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-321-2016, 2016 | 2,141 views
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29 Mar 2012
Investigating thermal properties of gas-filled planetary regoliths using a thermal probe
M. D. Paton, A.-M. Harri, T. Mäkinen, and S. F. Green
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 7-21, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-7-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-7-2012, 2012 | 2,139 views
20 Apr 2012
Design and operation of a field telescope for cosmic ray geophysical tomography
N. Lesparre, J. Marteau, Y. Déclais, D. Gibert, B. Carlus, F. Nicollin, and B. Kergosien
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 33-42, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-33-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-33-2012, 2012 | 2,107 views
01 Sep 2014
CLUSTER–STAFF search coil magnetometer calibration – comparisons with FGM
P. Robert, N. Cornilleau-Wehrlin, R. Piberne, Y. de Conchy, C. Lacombe, V. Bouzid, B. Grison, D. Alison, and P. Canu
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 153-177, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-153-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-153-2014, 2014 | 2,010 views
21 Nov 2012
Atmospheric muons: experimental aspects
S. Cecchini and M. Spurio
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 185-196, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-185-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-185-2012, 2012 | 2,002 views
18 Dec 2012
CCC-based muon telescope for examination of natural caves
L. Oláh, G. G. Barnaföldi, G. Hamar, H. G. Melegh, G. Surányi, and D. Varga
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 229-234, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-229-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-229-2012, 2012 | 2,000 views
30 Oct 2014
Determining the focal mechanisms of the events in the Carpathian region of Ukraine
A. Pavlova, O. Hrytsai, and D. Malytskyy
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 3, 229-239, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-229-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-3-229-2014, 2014 | 1,955 views
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29 Feb 2016
Proof of concept: temperature-sensing waders for environmental sciences
Rolf Hut, Scott Tyler, and Tim van Emmerik
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 45-51, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-45-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-5-45-2016, 2016 | 1,916 views
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05 Jul 2013
Comparison and application of wind retrieval algorithms for small unmanned aerial systems
T. A. Bonin, P. B. Chilson, B. S. Zielke, P. M. Klein, and J. R. Leeman
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 177-187, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-177-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-177-2013, 2013 | 1,865 views
04 Dec 2012
Observing desert dust devils with a pressure logger
R. D. Lorenz
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 1, 209-220, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-209-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-1-209-2012, 2012 | 1,850 views
28 Jan 2013
Inner structure of the Puy de Dôme volcano: cross-comparison of geophysical models (ERT, gravimetry, muon imaging)
A. Portal, P. Labazuy, J.-F. Lénat, S. Béné, P. Boivin, E. Busato, C. Cârloganu, C. Combaret, P. Dupieux, F. Fehr, P. Gay, I. Laktineh, D. Miallier, L. Mirabito, V. Niess, and B. Vulpescu
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 2, 47-54, https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-47-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/gi-2-47-2013, 2013 | 1,834 views
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