Polar Research

(The TQCC of Polar Research is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Five decades of terrestrial and freshwater research at Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard17
The challenges of a small population exposed to multiple anthropogenic stressors and a changing climate: the St. Lawrence Estuary beluga16
Can you hear me? Impacts of underwater noise on communication space of adult, sub-adult and calf contact calls of endangered St. Lawrence belugas (Delphinapterus leucas)13
Beluga whale stewardship and collaborative research practices among Indigenous peoples in the Arctic12
Value of the Copernicus Arctic Regional Reanalysis (CARRA) in representing near-surface temperature and wind speed in the north-east European Arctic12
Sharing country food: connecting health, food security and cultural continuity in Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut11
Distribution and contamination assessment of heavy metals in soils and sediments from the Fildes Peninsula and Ardley Island in King George Island, Antarctica9
Temporal and spatial change in the relationship between sea-ice motion and wind in the Arctic9
Seasonality of social behaviour among immature belugas (Delphinapterus leucas) in managed care9
A climatology of wintertime low-level jets in Nares Strait8
The ice flux to the Lambert Glacier and Amery Ice Shelf along the Chinese inland traverse and implications for mass balance of the drainage basins, East Antarctica8
Cetacean spatial trends from 2005 to 2019 in Svalbard, Norway7
Distribution and source of glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraethers (GDGTs) and the applicability of GDGT-based temperature proxies in surface sediments of Prydz Bay, East Antarctica7
Warming of Atlantic Water in three west Spitsbergen fjords: recent patterns and century-long trends7
Distribution and habitat characteristics of pinnipeds and polar bears in the Svalbard Archipelago, 2005–20187
Differential acclimation responses to irradiance and temperature in two co-occurring seaweed species in Arctic fjords6
Minimally invasive physiological correlates of social behaviour in belugas (Delphinapterus leucas) under human care6
Ichnodiversity and bathymetric range of microbioerosion traces in polar barnacles of Svalbard6
Organic carbon and microbiome in tundra and forest–tundra permafrost soils, southern Yamal, Russia6
Variation in body size of ringed seals (Pusa hispida hispida) across the circumpolar Arctic: evidence of morphs, ecotypes or simply extreme plasticity?6
The effect of an experimental decrease in salinity on the viability of the Subarctic planktonic foraminifera Neogloboquadrina incompta6
Effect of ikaite precipitation on phosphate removal in sea ice5
The Billefjorden Fault Zone north of Spitsbergen: a major terrane boundary?5
New Antarctic clawed lobster species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidae) from the Upper Cretaceous of James Ross Island5
The surface energy balance of Austre Lovénbreen, Svalbard, during the ablation period in 20145
Networks of international co-authorship in journal articles about Antarctic research, 1998–20155
A review of the ecology and status of white whales (Delphinapterus leucas) in Svalbard, Norway5
Stability of space use in Svalbard coastal female polar bears: intra-individual variability and influence of kinship4
Morphological measurements of Atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica naumanni) in High-Arctic Greenland4
Synergy between behavioural research on beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) conducted in zoological and wild settings4
Pathogen surveillance in Southern Ocean pinnipeds4
Tintinnid ciliates (marine microzooplankton) of the Ross Sea4
Hair mineral levels as indicator of wildlife demographics?—a pilot study of muskoxen4
Reconstructing the Little Ice Age extent of Langfjordjøkelen, Arctic mainland Norway, as a baseline for assessing centennial-scale icefield recession4