- Journal of Geophysical Research
website = http://www.agu.org/journals/
American Geophysical Union
country = U.S.A
abbreviation = "J. Geophys. Res. (JGR)"
ISSN = 0148-0227
"Journal of Geophysical Research" is the premier journal of the
American Geophysical Union. It is often called by its initials, "JGR". AGU states that "JGR" "publishes original scientific research on the physical, chemical,and biological processes that contribute to the understanding of the Earth, Sun, and solar system and all of their environments and components".
The AGU provides subscribers access to electronic versions of nearly all papers published in the "JGR" from 1994 to the present. In addition, since 1994, the AGU has provided online e-supplements to "JGR" articles, allowing data sets to be disseminated and archived along with electronic versions of the published articles.
"JGR" was entitled "Terrestrial Magnetism" at its founding by the AGU's president
Louis A. Bauer, in 1896. It was entitled "Terrestrial Magnetism and Atmospheric Electricity" from 1899- 1948.
1980, "JGR" was split into three specialized sections, each published separately: "JGR—Space Physics" (Section A), "JGR—Solid Earth" (Section B), and "JGR—Oceans" (Section C). Subsequently, additional sections have been added: "JGR—Atmospheres" (Section D) in 1984, "JGR—Planets" (Section E) in 1991, "JGR—Earth Surface" (Section F) in 2003, and "JGR—Biogeosciences" (Section G) in 2005.
The seven sections are published separately. Their scopes are as follows.
* "JGR—Atmospheres" includes physics and chemistry of the atmosphere, as well as the atmospheric-biospheric, lithospheric, or hydrospheric interface.
* "JGR—Biogeosciences" focuses on the interface between biology and the geosciences and attempts to understand the functions of the Earth system across multiple spatial and temporal scales.
* "JGR—Earth Surface" focuses on the physical, chemical and biological processes that affect the form and function of the surface of the solid Earth over all temporal and spatial scales, including fluvial, eolian, and coastal sediment transport; hillslope mass movements; glacial and periglacial activity; weathering and pedogenesis; surface manifestations of volcanism and tectonism.
* "JGR—Oceans" covers physical, biological, and chemical oceanography.
* "JGR—Planets" covers the geology, geophysics, geochemistry, atmospheres, biology, and dynamics of the planets, satellites, asteroids, rings, comets, and meteorites; planetary origins; and planetary detection. Studies of the Earth are included when they concern exogenic effects or the comparison of the Earth to other planets.
* "JGR—Solid Earth" focuses on the physics and chemistry of the solid Earth and the liquid core of the Earth, geomagnetism, paleomagnetism, marine geology/geophysics, chemistry and physics of minerals, rocks, volcanology, seismology, geodesy, gravity, and tectonophysics.
* "JGR—Space Physics" covers aeronomy and magnetospheric physics, planetary atmospheres and magnetospheres, interplanetary and external solar physics, cosmic rays, and heliospheric physics.
January 1, 2002, the American Geophysical Union began distributing all of its publications online with papers provided in both HTMLand digital object identifier(DOI) was assigned to each paper for citation purposes. After some controversy about citations using a DOI, the AGU introduced a new citation number effective August 13 2002to supplement the DOIs. The citation format was revised again in 2004.
List of scientific journals
List of scientific journals in earth and atmospheric sciences
* [http://www.agu.org/pubs/ American Geophysical Union journals homepage]
* [http://www.agu.org/pubs/e_publishing/index.html AGU's Transition to Electronic Publishing]
* [http://www.agu.org/pubs/citing.html About Citing AGU Articles]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Journal of Geophysical Research — Titre abrégé J. Geophys. Res. Discipline Géophysique Langue Anglais … Wikipédia en Français
Journal of Geophysical Research — Journal de Geophysical Research (JGR) es una publicación de la American Geophysical Union (AGU). JGR fue titulado Magnetismo Terrestre desde su fundación por el presidente de la AGU Louis A. Bauer en 1896, y Magnetismo Terrestre y Electricidad… … Wikipedia Español
Geophysical Research Letters — Infobox Journal discipline = Geophysics website = http://www.agu.org/journals/gl/ publisher = American Geophysical Union country = U.S.A abbreviation = Geophys. Res. Lett. (GRL) ISSN = 0094 8276 history = 1974 to present Geophysical Research… … Wikipedia
Geophysical MASINT — is a branch of Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT) that involves phenomena transmitted through the earth (ground, water, atmosphere) and manmade structures including emitted or reflected sounds, pressure waves, vibrations, and… … Wikipedia
Geophysical Tomography Group — The Geophysical Tomography Group was part of the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (Jussieu Campus). During the years 1985 2000 it made pioneering developments in the domain of nonlinear fitting of seismic waveforms. Many of the past members … Wikipedia
Journal of Geophysics and Engineering — Infobox Journal title = Journal of Geophysics and Engineering editor = Michael R Warner and Jian Guo discipline = Geophysics and Engineering language = English abbreviation = JGE publisher = IOP Publishing country = UK frequency = 4 history =… … Wikipedia
American Geophysical Union — Infobox Organization name = American Geophysical Union image border = size = caption = msize = mcaption = abbreviation = AGU motto = formation = 1919 extinction = type = Non profit status = purpose = Geophysics, and many other fields in Earth and … Wikipedia
American Geophysical Society — American Geophysical Union L American Geophysical Union (ou AGU) est une organisation à but non lucratif de géophysiciens qui compte (chiffre de l année 2004) 41 000 membres provenant de 130 pays. Les activités de l AGU sont concentrées sur… … Wikipédia en Français
American Geophysical Union — L American Geophysical Union (ou AGU) est une organisation à but non lucratif de géophysiciens qui compte (chiffre de l année 2004) 41 000 membres provenant de 130 pays. Les activités de l AGU sont concentrées sur l organisation et la… … Wikipédia en Français
American Geophysical Union — Die American Geophysical Union (Amerikanische Geophysikalische Vereinigung) ist eine Non Profit Organisation von Geophysikern, bestehend aus 58.000 Mitgliedern in 135 Ländern (2010). Die Aktivitäten der American Geophysical Union (AGU)… … Deutsch Wikipedia