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  1. Content type: Research Letter

    Recent 230Th dating of fossil corals in west Luzon has provided new insights on the emergence of late Quaternary marine terraces that fringe west Luzon Island facing the Manila Trench. Apart from regional sea lev...

    Authors: Noelynna T. Ramos, Kathrine V. Maxwell, Hiroyuki Tsutsumi, Yu-Chen Chou, Fucai Duan, Chuan-Chou Shen and Kenji Satake

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2017 4:12

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  2. Content type: Research Letter

    Rapidly expanding human activities have profoundly affected various biophysical and biogeochemical processes of the Earth system over a broad range of scales, and freshwater systems are now amongst the most ex...

    Authors: Yadu N. Pokhrel, Farshid Felfelani, Sanghoon Shin, Tomohito J. Yamada and Yusuke Satoh

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2017 4:10

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  3. Content type: Research Letter

    The time scales of reconnection outflow, substorm expansion, and development of instabilities in the terrestrial magnetosphere are comparable, i.e., from several to tens of minutes, and their existence is rela...

    Authors: Zhonghua Yao, Z. Y. Pu, I. J. Rae, A. Radioti and M. V. Kubyshkina

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2017 4:8

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  4. Content type: Research Letter

    Austria has a moderate seismicity, and on average the population feels 40 earthquakes per year or approximately three earthquakes per month. A severe earthquake with light building damage is expected roughly e...

    Authors: Christa Hammerl

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2017 4:7

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  5. Content type: Research Letter

    The M w 6.0 Mt. Kinabalu earthquake of 2015 was a complete (and deadly) surprise, because it occurred well away from the nearest plate boundary in a region of very low historical seismicit...

    Authors: Yu Wang, Shengji Wei, Xin Wang, Eric O. Lindsey, Felix Tongkul, Paul Tapponnier, Kyle Bradley, Chung-Han Chan, Emma M. Hill and Kerry Sieh

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2017 4:6

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  6. Content type: Review

    The Madden–Julian oscillation (MJO) is the dominant mode of tropical atmospheric intraseasonal variability and a primary source of predictability for global sub-seasonal prediction. Understanding the origin an...

    Authors: Bin Wang, Fei Liu and Guosen Chen

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:34

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  7. Content type: Research Letter

    Low-latitude continental shelves, mixed siliciclastic–carbonate sedimentary systems, provide an understanding of sedimentary environments driven by paleoclimatological processes. The Bonaparte Gulf, northweste...

    Authors: Takeshige Ishiwa, Yusuke Yokoyama, Yosuke Miyairi, Minoru Ikehara and Stephen Obrochta

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:33

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  8. Content type: Research Letter

    Large-scale fields and inner-core processes relevant to the formation and intensification of Typhoon Fengshen (2008) were examined by simulations using a global nonhydrostatic model with a cloud-permitting res...

    Authors: Tomoe Nasuno, Hiroyuki Yamada, Masuo Nakano, Hisayuki Kubota, Masahiro Sawada and Ryuji Yoshida

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:32

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  9. Content type: Research Letter

    This study found that there is a significant negative correlation between summer drought in Korea, China and Japan and the frequency of tropical cyclone (TC) in the subtropical western North Pacific (SWNP) usi...

    Authors: Jae-Won Choi, Yumi Cha and Jeoung-Yun Kim

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:29

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  10. Content type: Research Letter

    Ship height positioning by the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) was investigated for measuring and forecasting great tsunamis. We first examined GNSS height-positioning data of a navigating vessel. If...

    Authors: Daisuke Inazu, Takuji Waseda, Toshiyuki Hibiya and Yusaku Ohta

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:25

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  11. Content type: Review

    In Taiwan, research and education of solar terrestrial sciences began with a ground-based ionosonde operated by Ministry of Communications in 1952 and courses of ionospheric physics and space physics offered b...

    Authors: Jann-Yenq Liu, Loren Chee-Wei Chang, Chi-Kuang Chao, Ming-Quey Chen, Yen-Hsyang Chu, Lin-Ni Hau, Chien-Ming Huang, Cheng-Ling Kuo, Lou-Chuang Lee, Ling-Hsiao Lyu, Chia-Hsien Lin, Chen-Jeih Pan, Jih-Hong Shue, Ching-Lun Su, Lung-Chih Tsai, Ya-Hui Yang…

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:18

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  12. Content type: Review

    Equilibrium climate sensitivity (ECS) to doubling of atmospheric CO2 concentration is a key index for understanding the Earth’s climate history and prediction of future climate changes. Tropical low cloud feedbac...

    Authors: Youichi Kamae, Tomoo Ogura, Hideo Shiogama and Masahiro Watanabe

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:17

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  13. Content type: Research Letter

    The present study examines the Madden and Julian oscillation (MJO) appearing in a general circulation model (GCM) with full representation of cloud microphysics at 50 km horizontal resolution, and the MJO is c...

    Authors: In-Sik Kang, Min-Seop Ahn and Young-Min Yang

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:16

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  14. Content type: Editorial

    Solar terrestrial (ST) sciences started centuries ago and branched into different disciplines. Starting with naked eye to highly sophisticated novel experimental techniques, observations have revealed the secr...

    Authors: N. Balan, G. Parks, L. Svalgaard, Y. Kamide and T. Lui

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:14

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  15. Content type: Research Letter

    The auroral substorm is an organized sequence of events seen in the aurora near midnight. It is a manifestation of the magnetospheric substorm which is a disturbance of the magnetosphere brought about by the s...

    Authors: Robert L. McPherron and Xiangning Chu

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:12

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  16. Content type: Review

    The dynamic state of the ionosphere at low latitudes is largely controlled by electric fields originating from dynamo actions by atmospheric waves propagating from below and the solar wind-magnetosphere intera...

    Authors: Mangalathayil Ali Abdu

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:11

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  17. Content type: Review

    An earth-science-based classification of islands within the Pacific Basin resulted from the preparation of a database describing the location, area, and type of 1779 islands, where island type is determined as...

    Authors: Patrick D. Nunn, Lalit Kumar, Ian Eliot and Roger F. McLean

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:7

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  18. Content type: Research Letter

    The current status of ionospheric precursor studies associated with large earthquakes (EQ) is summarized in this report. It is a joint endeavor of the “Ionosphere Precursor Study Task Group,” which was formed ...

    Authors: K.-I. Oyama, M. Devi, K. Ryu, C. H. Chen, J. Y. Liu, H. Liu, L. Bankov and T. Kodama

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:6

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  19. Content type: Review

    The history of geomagnetism is more than 400 years old. Geomagnetic storms as we know them were discovered about 210 years ago. There has been keen interest in understanding Sun–Earth connection events, such a...

    Authors: Gurbax S. Lakhina and Bruce T. Tsurutani

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:5

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  20. Content type: Research Letter

    Paddy irrigation practices in Taiwan utilize complicated water conveyance networks which draw streamflows from different tributaries. Characterizing and simulating streamflow series is thus an essential task f...

    Authors: Hsin-I Hsieh, Ming-Daw Su, Yii-Chen Wu and Ke-Sheng Cheng

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2016 3:2

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  21. Content type: Research Letter

    Recent emphasis on dipolarization fronts (DFs) has led to the impression that DFs play a significant role in bringing magnetic flux to the inner magnetosphere during substorms. In this work, we investigate the...

    Authors: A. T. Y. Lui

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2015 2:15

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  22. Content type: Research Letter

    The influence of double-moment representation of warm-rain and ice hydrometeors on the numerical simulations of a mesoscale convective system (MCS) over the US Southern Great Plains has been evaluated. The Wea...

    Authors: Zhaoxia Pu and Chao Lin

    Citation: Geoscience Letters 2015 2:11

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