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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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  • IF value: 2.883 IF 2.883
  • IF 5-year value: 3.321 IF 5-year
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  • CiteScore value: 3.07 CiteScore
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  • SNIP value: 1.336 SNIP 1.336
  • IPP value: 2.80 IPP 2.80
  • SJR value: 1.024 SJR 1.024
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 81 Scimago H
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Executive editors: Heidi Kreibich, Bruce D. Malamud, Paolo Tarolli & Uwe Ulbrich
Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) is a not-for-profit interdisciplinary and international journal dedicated to the public discussion and open-access publication of high-quality studies and original research on natural hazards and their consequences. Embracing a holistic Earth system science approach, NHESS serves a wide and diverse community of research scientists, practitioners, and decision makers concerned with detection of natural hazards, monitoring and modelling, vulnerability and risk assessment, and the design and implementation of mitigation and adaptation strategies, including economical, societal, and educational aspects.
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16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

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23 Aug 2019
The impact of lightning and radar reflectivity factor data assimilation on the very short-term rainfall forecasts of RAMS@ISAC: application to two case studies in Italy
Stefano Federico, Rosa Claudia Torcasio, Elenio Avolio, Olivier Caumont, Mario Montopoli, Luca Baldini, Gianfranco Vulpiani, and Stefano Dietrich
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1839–1864, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1839-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1839-2019, 2019
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23 Aug 2019
Correlation between the fractal of aftershock spatial distribution and active fault on Sumatra
Bahary Setyawan and Benyamin Sapiie
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2019-215,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2019-215, 2019
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23 Aug 2019
Community-based landslide hazard probability and risk assessment: A case in west Hubei, China
Sheng Fu, Lixia Chen, Tsehaie Woldai, Kunlong Yin, Lei Gui, Deying Li, Juan Du, Chao Zhou, Yong Xu, and Zhipeng Lian
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2019-259,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2019-259, 2019
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20 Aug 2019
Spatial distribution of water level impacting back-barrier bays
Alfredo L. Aretxabaleta, Neil K. Ganju, Zafer Defne, and Richard P. Signell
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1823–1838, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1823-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1823-2019, 2019
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20 Aug 2019
Load-resistance analysis: an alternative approach to tsunami damage assessment applied to the 2011 Great East Japan tsunami
Anawat Suppasri, Kwanchai Pakoksung, Ingrid Charvet, Constance Ting Chua, Noriyuki Takahashi, Teraphan Ornthammarath, Panon Latcharote, Natt Leelawat, and Fumihiko Imamura
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1807–1822, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1807-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1807-2019, 2019
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20 Aug 2019
Load-resistance analysis: an alternative approach to tsunami damage assessment applied to the 2011 Great East Japan tsunami
Anawat Suppasri, Kwanchai Pakoksung, Ingrid Charvet, Constance Ting Chua, Noriyuki Takahashi, Teraphan Ornthammarath, Panon Latcharote, Natt Leelawat, and Fumihiko Imamura
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1807–1822, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1807-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1807-2019, 2019
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07 Aug 2019
Improving the understanding of flood risk in the Alsatian region by knowledge capitalization: the ORRION participative observatory
Florie Giacona, Brice Martin, Benjamin Furst, Rüdiger Glaser, Nicolas Eckert, Iso Himmelsbach, and Charlotte Edelblutte
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1653–1683, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1653-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1653-2019, 2019
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05 Jul 2019
Flood risk in a range of spatial perspectives – from global to local scales
Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz, Buda Su, Yanjun Wang, Guojie Wang, Guofu Wang, Jinlong Huang, and Tong Jiang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1319–1328, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1319-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1319-2019, 2019
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13 Jun 2019
Analysis of an extreme weather event in a hyper-arid region using WRF-Hydro coupling, station, and satellite data
Youssef Wehbe, Marouane Temimi, Michael Weston, Naira Chaouch, Oliver Branch, Thomas Schwitalla, Volker Wulfmeyer, Xiwu Zhan, Jicheng Liu, and Abdulla Al Mandous
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1129–1149, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1129-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1129-2019, 2019
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02 May 2019
Summertime precipitation extremes in a EURO-CORDEX 0.11° ensemble at an hourly resolution
Peter Berg, Ole B. Christensen, Katharina Klehmet, Geert Lenderink, Jonas Olsson, Claas Teichmann, and Wei Yang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 957–971, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-957-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-957-2019, 2019
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