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20th Anniversary Issue: Earth, Planetary, and Space Science in the Next Decade

Earth, Planets and Space welcomes submissions to the special issue on '20th Anniversary Issue: Earth, Planetary, and Space Science in the Next Decade'.

This special issue is for the 20th anniversary of Earth, Planets and Space (EPS), which was established in 1998 as a continuation of the two journals, Journal of Geomagnetism and Geoelectricity (JGG) and Journal of Physics of the Earth (JPE). In 2014, we started an open access publication under the SpringerOpen platform. To commemorate the 20th anniversary and to aim for future development of relevant frontier research, this special issue is dedicated to the emerging topics on earth and planetary sciences in the next decade, within the scope of the five supporting societies. Introductions of upcoming scientific missions or infrastructures are welcome.

Submission Instructions

Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have carefully read the submission Guidelines  . The complete manuscript should be submitted through the  submission system. To ensure that you submit to the correct special issue please select the appropriate special issue in the drop-down menu upon submission. In addition, indicate within your cover letter that you wish your manuscript to be considered as part of the special issue on '20th Anniversary Issue: Earth, Planetary, and Space Science in the Next Decade'. All submissions will undergo rigorous peer review and accepted articles will be published within the journal as a collection.

Deadline for submissions: 31 December 2019

Lead Guest Editor

Yasuo Ogawa, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Guest Editors

Nozomu Nishitani, Nagoya University, Japan
Masato Furuya , Hokkaido University, Japan
Valerio Acocella, Roma Tre University, Italy
Hauke Hussmann, German Aerospace Center, Germany

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  1. Here, I review modern history of geodesy and geodynamics in Japan, highlighting a few episodes during the last two centuries. The review starts with the first measurement of the meridional arc length in Japan ...

    Authors: Kosuke Heki

    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2020 72:38

    Content type: Frontier letter

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