Science China-Earth Sciences

(The TQCC of Science China-Earth Sciences is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Estimation of China’s terrestrial ecosystem carbon sink: Methods, progress and prospects110
Mapping the permafrost stability on the Tibetan Plateau for 2005–201595
Aboveground biomass and its spatial distribution pattern of herbaceous marsh vegetation in China88
Accretionary processes and metallogenesis of the Central Asian Orogenic Belt: Advances and perspectives85
Magnetotail dipolarization fronts and particle acceleration: A review70
Growing seismicity in the Sichuan Basin and its association with industrial activities68
Aftershock sequence relocation of the 2021 MS7.4 Maduo Earthquake, Qinghai, China65
30 m global impervious surface area dynamics and urban expansion pattern observed by Landsat satellites: From 1972 to 201961
Global change hydrology: Terrestrial water cycle and global change61
Shear wave velocity structure of the crust and upper mantle in Southeastern Tibet and its geodynamic implications59
Orbital-scale Asian summer monsoon variations: Paradox and exploration59
Annual 30-m land use/land cover maps of China for 1980–2015 from the integration of AVHRR, MODIS and Landsat data using the BFAST algorithm59
Coal measure metallogeny: Metallogenic system and implication for resource and environment56
“Exploring petroleum inside source kitchen”: Shale oil and gas in Sichuan Basin53
Influences of three oceans on record-breaking rainfall over the Yangtze River Valley in June 202049
Progress in plant phenology modeling under global climate change48
Porphyry mineralization in the Tethyan orogen47
Application of deep learning in ecological resource research: Theories, methods, and challenges47
A new era of flood control strategies from the perspective of managing the 2020 Yangtze River flood46
Feedbacks between vegetation restoration and local precipitation over the Loess Plateau in China46
Perspectives on the role of terrestrial ecosystems in the ‘carbon neutrality’ strategy43
The dynamic and thermodynamic processes dominating the reduction of global land monsoon precipitation driven by anthropogenic aerosols emission42
Two types of hyperthermal events in the Mesozoic-Cenozoic: Environmental impacts, biotic effects, and driving mechanisms38
Tectonic evolution and geodynamics of the Neo-Tethys Ocean37
Geodynamics of decratonization and related magmatism and mineralization in the North China Craton37
Ecological risk assessment of Cd and other heavy metals in soil-rice system in the karst areas with high geochemical background of Guangxi, China36
Study on the Jehol Biota: Recent advances and future prospects36
Slip rate of the seismogenic fault of the 2021 Maduo earthquake in western China inferred from GPS observations35
Development of a daily soil moisture product for the period of 2002–2011 in Chinese mainland34
New methods of controlled-source electromagnetic detection in China34
A fundamental theorem for eco-environmental surface modelling and its applications33
The big mantle wedge and decratonic gold deposits31
Weakened East Asian summer monsoon triggers increased precipitation in Northwest China31
Seafloor geodetic network establishment and key technologies30
Metallogenesis and major challenges of porphyry copper systems above subduction zones29
Carbon isotope fractionation during shale gas transport: Mechanism, characterization and significance29
Geoscience knowledge graph in the big data era28
The soil Microbial Carbon Pump as a new concept for terrestrial carbon sequestration28
Resolving rupture processes of great earthquakes: Reviews and perspective from fast response to joint inversion28
Understanding the dynamical-microphysical-electrical processes associated with severe thunderstorms over the Beijing metropolitan region28
Nature and secular evolution of the lithospheric mantle beneath the North China Craton28
A review on the spread of prehistoric agriculture from southern China to mainland Southeast Asia27
Tectonic evolution of convergent plate margins and its geological effects27
Advances in urban information extraction from high-resolution remote sensing imagery27
Harmonizing models and observations: Data assimilation in Earth system science27
A review of the estimation of downward surface shortwave radiation based on satellite data: Methods, progress and problems26
Conditions and processes leading to large-scale gold deposition in the Jiaodong province, eastern China26
Research on geological and surfacial processes and major disaster effects in the Yellow River Basin26
Advances in research of the mid-deep South China Sea circulation25
Methodology for credibility assessment of historical global LUCC datasets25
Embodied carbon emissions in China-US trade25
Subduction tectonics vs. Plume tectonics—Discussion on driving forces for plate motion24
A brief review of ENSO theories and prediction24
Crustal deformation and dynamics of Early Cretaceous in the North China Craton23
Organic-rich formation and hydrocarbon enrichment of lacustrine shale strata: A case study of Chang 7 Member23
Deep origin of Cenozoic volcanoes in Northeast China revealed by 3-D electrical structure23
China’s intra- and inter-national carbon emission transfers by province: A nested network perspective22
Simulation of urban expansion based on cellular automata and maximum entropy model22
Ridge subduction, magmatism, and metallogenesis22
Adakitic rocks at convergent plate boundaries: Compositions and petrogenesis22
Complete three-dimensional coseismic displacements due to the 2021 Maduo earthquake in Qinghai Province, China from Sentinel-1 and ALOS-2 SAR images21
Dispersal of crop-livestock and geographical-temporal variation of subsistence along the Steppe and Silk Roads across Eurasia in prehistory21
Projection of droughts and their socioeconomic exposures based on terrestrial water storage anomaly over China21
Subsistence strategies of prehistoric hunter-gatherers on the Tibetan Plateau during the Last Deglaciation21
Geographic modeling and simulation systems for geographic research in the new era: Some thoughts on their development and construction21
The oxygen cycle and a habitable Earth20
Review of Chinese atmospheric science research over the past 70 years: Synoptic meteorology20
Geological settings and metallogenesis of high-grade iron deposits in China20
The origin of arc basalts: New advances and remaining questions19
Shifting from homogeneous to heterogeneous surfaces in estimating terrestrial evapotranspiration: Review and perspectives19
Observations and modeling of flat subduction and its geological effects19
Super-enrichment of lithium and niobium in the upper Permian Heshan Formation in Pingguo, Guangxi, China18
Anthropogenic influence on extreme Meiyu rainfall in 2020 and its future risk18
Thermodynamic driving mechanisms for the formation of global precipitation extremes and ecohydrological effects18
Lithospheric structure and evolution of the North China Craton: An integrated study of geophysical and xenolith data18
Review of Chinese atmospheric science research over the past 70 years: Atmospheric physics and atmospheric environment18
Degassing of deep-sourced CO2 from Xianshuihe-Anninghe fault zones in the eastern Tibetan Plateau18
Review of Mercury’s dynamic magnetosphere: Post-MESSENGER era and comparative magnetospheres18
Impacts of meteorology and emission variations on the heavy air pollution episode in North China around the 2020 Spring Festival18
Plate tectonics in relation to mantle temperatures and metamorphic properties17
Material records for Mesozoic destruction of the North China Craton by subduction of the Paleo-Pacific slab17
Dust storms in northern China during the last 500 years17
Paleoclimatic indication of X-ray fluorescence core-scanned Rb/Sr ratios: A case study in the Zoige Basin in the eastern Tibetan Plateau17
Building the community velocity model in the Sichuan-Yunnan region, China: Strategies and progresses17
The Mesoproterozoic Oxygenation Event17
Not vegetation itself but mis-revegetation reduces water resources17
Pollen-based Holocene quantitative temperature reconstruction on the eastern Tibetan Plateau using a comprehensive method framework17
The joint driving effects of climate and weather changes caused the Chamoli glacier-rock avalanche in the high altitudes of the India Himalaya16
The 2020–2021 prolonged La Niña evolution in the tropical Pacific16
A new model for chromitite formation in ophiolites: Fluid immiscibility16
Fossil leaves of Berhamniphyllum (Rhamnaceae) from Markam, Tibet and their biogeographic implications16
Numerical simulation of landscape evolution and mountain uplift history constrain—A case study from the youthful stage mountains around the central Hexi Corridor, NE Tibetan Plateau16
Spatio-temporal variation in rock exhumation linked to large-scale shear zones in the southeastern Tibetan Plateau16
Co-evolution of paleo-environment and bio-precursors in a Permian alkaline lake, Mahu mega-oil province, Junggar Basin: Implications for oil sources16
Contaminant transport in heterogeneous aquifers: A critical review of mechanisms and numerical methods of non-Fickian dispersion15
Direct/indirect effects of aerosols and their separate contributions to Typhoon Lupit (2009): Eyewall versus peripheral rainbands15
Understanding the role of SST anomaly in extreme rainfall of 2020 Meiyu season from an interdecadal perspective15
A wave propagation model with the Biot and the fractional viscoelastic mechanisms15
Precipitation recycling ratio and water vapor sources on the Tibetan Plateau15
Big data and the future of urban ecology: From the concept to results15
New equation to decipher the relationship between carbon isotopic composition of methane and maturity of gas source rocks15
Variability of microphysical characteristics in the “21·7” Henan extremely heavy rainfall event15
Nanozyme-mediated elemental biogeochemical cycling and environmental effects14
Regional coupled C-N-H2O cycle processes and associated driving mechanisms14
Pliocene flora and paleoenvironment of Zanda Basin, Tibet, China14
Growth of continental crust in intra-oceanic and continental-margin arc systems: Analogs for Archean systems14
Origin of the spatial consistency of summer precipitation variability between the Mongolian Plateau and the mid-latitude East Asian summer monsoon region14
Evaluating the effect of plain afforestation project and future spatial suitability in Beijing14
Constraints on the Ediacaran-Cambrian boundary in deep-water realm in South China: Evidence from zircon CA-ID-TIMS U-Pb ages from the topmost Liuchapo Formation14
Multi-proxy evidence of environmental change related to collapse of the Liangzhu Culture in the Yangtze Delta, China14
Recognition of trench basins in collisional orogens: Insights from the Yarlung Zangbo suture zone in southern Tibet14
Tidal variation of total suspended solids over the Yangtze Bank based on the geostationary ocean color imager13
Paleogene mammalian fauna exchanges and the paleogeographic pattern in Asia13
Has the stilling of the surface wind speed ended in China?13
Contributions of moisture sources to precipitation in the major drainage basins in the Tibetan Plateau13
Metamorphism, fluid behavior and magmatism in oceanic subduction zones13
Extensional tectonics and North China Craton destruction: Insights from the magnetic susceptibility anisotropy (AMS) of granite and metamorphic core complex13
A comprehensive review on coupled processes and mechanisms of soil-vegetation-hydrology, and recent research advances12
Changing structures of summertime heatwaves over China during 1961–201712
A review of the microseismic focal mechanism research12
Human activity and climate change triggered the expansion of rocky desertification in the karst areas of Southwestern China12
Study on anisotropy of Longmaxi shale using hydraulic fracturing experiment12
Connection between earthquakes and deep fluids revealed by magnetotelluric imaging in Songyuan, China12
The optical and molecular signatures of DOM under the eutrophication status in a shallow, semi-enclosed coastal bay in southeast China12
Thermal maturation as revealed by micro-Raman spectroscopy of mineral-organic aggregation (MOA) in marine shales with high and over maturities12
Artificial modification of Earth’s radiation belts by ground-based very-low-frequency (VLF) transmitters12
Applicability of cosmic-ray neutron sensor for measuring soil moisture at the agricultural-pastoral ecotone in northwest China12
In situ calcite U−Pb geochronology by high-sensitivity single-collector LA-SF-ICP-MS12
Tropical cyclones in a warming climate12
Seismic reflection evidence of crustal duplexing and lithospheric underthrusting beneath the western Qilian Mountains, northeastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau11
Atmospheric wet and dry deposition of dissolved inorganic nitrogen to the South China Sea11
Spatiotemporal variation of agricultural patterns in different geomorphologic and climatic environments in the eastern Loess Plateau, north-central China during the late Neolithic and Bronze Ages11
Nitrogen storage and allocation in China’s forest ecosystems11
Cenozoic tectonic evolution of regional fault systems in the SE Tibetan Plateau11
Spatial variations in the trophic status of Favia palauensis corals in the South China Sea: Insights into their different adaptabilities under contrasting environmental conditions11
The unusual 2014–2016 El Niño events: Dynamics, prediction and enlightenments11
A Toarcian Ocean Anoxic Event record from an open-ocean setting in the eastern Tethys: Implications for global climatic change and regional environmental perturbation11
Integrative ecology in the era of big data—From observation to prediction11
Methodology for in situ wolframite U-Pb dating and its application11
Origin of the springtime South China Sea Warm Current in the southwestern Taiwan Strait: Evidence from seawater oxygen isotope11
Lithospheric thermal and compositional structure of South China jointly inverted from multiple geophysical observations11
The Silurian-Devonian boundary in East Yunnan (South China) and the minimum constraint for the lungfish-tetrapod split11
The first extra-large helium-rich gas field identified in a tight sandstone of the Dongsheng Gas Field, Ordos Basin, China11
Watershed science: Linking hydrological science with sustainable management of river basins11
Information geography: The information revolution reshapes geography11
Post-collisional mafic magmatism: Record of lithospheric mantle evolution in continental orogenic belt11
Carbon budget and balance critical processes of the regional land-water-air interface: Indicating the earth system’s carbon neutrality11
Increasingly important role of numerical modeling in oceanic observation design strategy: A review11
Modern pollen assemblages of the surface lake sediments from the steppe and desert zones of the Tibetan Plateau11
Carboniferous and Permian integrative stratigraphy and timescale of North China Block10
Detailed mapping of the surface rupture of the 12 February 2014 Yutian Ms7.3 earthquake, Altyn Tagh fault, Xinjiang, China10
Fifty years of Quaternary palynology in the Tibetan Plateau10
A review on developments in the electrical structure of craton lithosphere10
Quartz crystallinity index: New quantitative evidence for biogenic silica of the Late Ordovician to Early Silurian organic-rich shale in the Sichuan Basin and adjacent areas, China10
Spatially explicit reconstruction of cropland cover for China over the past millennium10
Discovery of SPICE and carbon isotope stratigraphic correlation of the Cambrian Furongian Series in Tarim Craton, NW China10
The comparison of statistical features and synoptic circulations between the eastward-propagating and quasi-stationary MCSs during the warm season around the second-step terrain along the middle reach10
S-wave velocity inversion and prediction using a deep hybrid neural network10
Tectonics of the offshore Red River Fault recorded in the junction of the Yinggehai and Qiongdongnan Basins10
Evaluation of multidecadal and longer-term temperature changes since 850 CE based on Northern Hemisphere proxy-based reconstructions and model simulations10
Patterns and trajectories of macrophyte change in East China’s shallow lakes over the past one century10