Geoscience Frontiers

(The TQCC of Geoscience Frontiers is 16. 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.)
Prediction of undrained shear strength using extreme gradient boosting and random forest based on Bayesian optimization378
Arsenic contamination of groundwater: A global synopsis with focus on the Indian Peninsula366
State-of-the-art review of soft computing applications in underground excavations268
Landslide susceptibility mapping using machine learning algorithms and comparison of their performance at Abha Basin, Asir Region, Saudi Arabia179
Evaluation of deep learning algorithms for national scale landslide susceptibility mapping of Iran176
Flood susceptibility modelling using advanced ensemble machine learning models170
How do machine learning techniques help in increasing accuracy of landslide susceptibility maps?156
Predicting TBM penetration rate in hard rock condition: A comparative study among six XGB-based metaheuristic techniques148
Landslide identification using machine learning130
Landslide susceptibility mapping using hybrid random forest with GeoDetector and RFE for factor optimization124
Landslide susceptibility modeling based on ANFIS with teaching-learning-based optimization and Satin bowerbird optimizer118
GIS-based landslide susceptibility modeling: A comparison between fuzzy multi-criteria and machine learning algorithms115
Effects of particle size on crushing and deformation behaviors of rockfill materials101
Machine learning for pore-water pressure time-series prediction: Application of recurrent neural networks97
Landslide susceptibility zonation method based on C5.0 decision tree and K-means cluster algorithms to improve the efficiency of risk management90
Mapping favorable groundwater potential recharge zones using a GIS-based analytical hierarchical process and probability frequency ratio model: A case study from an agro-urban region of Pakistan88
Comparison of machine learning models for gully erosion susceptibility mapping88
Spatial prediction of landslide susceptibility in western Serbia using hybrid support vector regression (SVR) with GWO, BAT and COA algorithms86
Strategies towards robust interpretations of in situ zircon Lu–Hf isotope analyses83
Spatial landslide susceptibility assessment using machine learning techniques assisted by additional data created with generative adversarial networks81
Modelling of shallow landslides with machine learning algorithms79
Maximum depositional age estimation revisited79
Ancient deep roots for Mesozoic world-class gold deposits in the north China craton: An integrated genetic perspective78
Flash flood susceptibility mapping using a novel deep learning model based on deep belief network, back propagation and genetic algorithm77
Estimation of diaphragm wall deflections for deep braced excavation in anisotropic clays using ensemble learning77
Integrated model for earthquake risk assessment using neural network and analytic hierarchy process: Aceh province, Indonesia74
Advanced prediction of tunnel boring machine performance based on big data72
Applying deep learning and benchmark machine learning algorithms for landslide susceptibility modelling in Rorachu river basin of Sikkim Himalaya, India72
Sources, characteristics, toxicity, and control of ultrafine particles: An overview69
Gully erosion spatial modelling: Role of machine learning algorithms in selection of the best controlling factors and modelling process68
Intelligent modelling of clay compressibility using hybrid meta-heuristic and machine learning algorithms65
Flooding and its relationship with land cover change, population growth, and road density64
Is multi-hazard mapping effective in assessing natural hazards and integrated watershed management?58
A scale-integrated exploration model for orogenic gold deposits based on a mineral system approach58
Physics informed machine learning: Seismic wave equation56
Application of soft computing techniques for shallow foundation reliability in geotechnical engineering56
Enhancing environmental quality in the United States by linking biomass energy consumption and load capacity factor55
SWPT: An automated GIS-based tool for prioritization of sub-watersheds based on morphometric and topo-hydrological factors55
Geological evolution of offshore pollution and its long-term potential impacts on marine ecosystems55
Uncertainty pattern in landslide susceptibility prediction modelling: Effects of different landslide boundaries and spatial shape expressions53
Modelling the performance of EPB shield tunnelling using machine and deep learning algorithms53
Deep learning based classification of rock structure of tunnel face53
National-scale data-driven rainfall induced landslide susceptibility mapping for China by accounting for incomplete landslide data53
Calculation of groundwater head distribution with a close barrier during excavation dewatering in confined aquifer51
A new combined framework for sustainable development using the DPSIR approach and numerical modeling50
Deep learning neural networks for spatially explicit prediction of flash flood probability50
Improved flood susceptibility mapping using a best first decision tree integrated with ensemble learning techniques48
Artificial intelligence in seismology: Advent, performance and future trends45
Location-allocation modeling for emergency evacuation planning with GIS and remote sensing: A case study of Northeast Bangladesh43
Geochronology and geochemistry of Late Carboniferous dykes in the Aqishan–Yamansu belt, eastern Tianshan: Evidence for a post-collisional slab breakoff42
Centrifuge modelling of landslides and landslide hazard mitigation: A review41
Multi-criteria decision based geospatial mapping of flood susceptibility and temporal hydro-geomorphic changes in the Subarnarekha basin, India41
Predicting rock size distribution in mine blasting using various novel soft computing models based on meta-heuristics and machine learning algorithms41
Field based index of flood vulnerability (IFV): A new validation technique for flood susceptible models40
Mapping of groundwater potential zones in the drought-prone areas of south Madagascar using geospatial techniques39
Garnet fractionation, progressive melt loss and bulk composition variations in anatectic metabasites: Complications for interpreting the geodynamic significance of TTGs39
Centrifugal model test on a riverine landslide in the Three Gorges Reservoir induced by rainfall and water level fluctuation39
Effect of mineralogy on friction-dilation relationships for simulated faults: Implications for permeability evolution in caprock faults38
Geochronology and petrogenesis of the mafic dykes from the Purang ophiolite: Implications for evolution of the western Yarlung-Tsangpo suture zone, southwestern Tibet37
A novel type of neural networks for feature engineering of geological data: Case studies of coal and gas hydrate-bearing sediments37
Non-parametric machine learning methods for interpolation of spatially varying non-stationary and non-Gaussian geotechnical properties37
Grain crushing in geoscience materials–Key issues on crushing response, measurement and modeling: Review and preface36
Potentially toxic metal concentration, spatial distribution, and health risk assessment in drinking groundwater resources of southeast Iran36
The role of structural inheritance in continental break-up and exhumation of Alpine Tethyan mantle (Canavese Zone, Western Alps)35
Geothermal energy exploitation from depleted high-temperature gas reservoirs by recycling CO2: The superiority and existing problems35
Bounding surface plasticity model for stress-strain and grain-crushing behaviors of rockfill materials35
Inclusive Multiple Models (IMM) for predicting groundwater levels and treating heterogeneity34
Neoarchean and Rhyacian TTG-Sanukitoid suites in the southern São Francisco Paleocontinent, Brazil: Evidence for diachronous change towards modern tectonics34
The East Anatolia–Lesser Caucasus ophiolite: An exceptional case of large-scale obduction, synthesis of data and numerical modelling34
A Monte Carlo-based framework for risk-return analysis in mineral prospectivity mapping33
A new hybrid framework of site selection for groundwater recharge33
Potentially harmful metals, and health risk evaluation in groundwater of Mardan, Pakistan: Application of geostatistical approach and geographic information system33
Comparative carbon emission assessments of recycled and natural aggregate concrete: Environmental influence of cement content33
Thermo-tectonic history of the Junggar Alatau within the Central Asian Orogenic Belt (SE Kazakhstan, NW China): Insights from integrated apatite U/Pb, fission track and (U–Th)/He thermochronology32
Cretaceous tectonic evolution of the Neo-Tethys in Central Iran: Evidence from petrology and age of the Nain-Ashin ophiolitic basalts32
Does patents on environmental technologies matter for the ecological footprint in the USA? Evidence from the novel Fourier ARDL approach32
A study on particle breakage behavior during pile penetration process using acoustic emission source location32
Depositional age and tectonic environment of the Gouap banded iron formations from the Nyong group, SW Cameroon: Insights from isotopic, geochemical and geochronological studies of drillcore samples32
Similarity quantification of soil parametric data and sites using confidence ellipses32
Analysing the relationship between drought and soil erosion using vegetation health index and RUSLE models in Godavari middle sub-basin, India31
Hydrogeochemical characterization and quality assessment of groundwater using self-organizing maps in the Hangjinqi gasfield area, Ordos Basin, NW China31
Lockdown during COVID-19 pandemic: A case study from Indian cities shows insignificant effects on persistent property of urban air quality31
Nanoscale mechanical property variations concerning mineral composition and contact of marine shale31
The petrogenesis of modern and ophiolitic lavas reconsidered: Ti-V and Nb-Th30
Volcanic emissions and atmospheric pollution: A study of nanoparticles30
Buoyance-driven hydrocarbon accumulation depth and its implication for unconventional resource prediction30
A unified model for the formation and distribution of both conventional and unconventional hydrocarbon reservoirs29
Earthquake risk assessment in NE India using deep learning and geospatial analysis29
The role of airborne particles and environmental considerations in the transmission of SARS-CoV-229
Genesis of sandstone-type uranium deposits along the northern margin of the Ordos Basin, China29
Study on the particle breakage of ballast based on a GPU accelerated discrete element method28
Experimental and numerical investigation of Weibullian behavior of grain crushing strength28
Recognition of two contrasting structural- and mineralogical-gold mineral systems in the Youjiang basin, China-Vietnam: Orogenic gold in the south and Carlin-type in the north28
Plate tectonic control on the formation and tectonic migration of Cenozoic basins in northern margin of the South China Sea28
Early Paleozoic accretionary orogens along the Western Gondwana margin28
Melt migration and melt-rock reaction in the Alpine-Apennine peridotites: Insights on mantle dynamics in extending lithosphere27
Integrated U–Pb, Lu–Hf and (U–Th)/He analysis of zircon from the Banxi Sb deposit and its implications for the low-temperature mineralization in South China26
Optimized functional linked neural network for predicting diaphragm wall deflection induced by braced excavations in clays26
Impact of transferred water on the hydrochemistry and water quality of surface water and groundwater in Baiyangdian Lake, North China26
Articulating CO2 emissions limiting roles of nuclear energy and ICT under the EKC hypothesis: An application of non-parametric MMQR approach26
Quantifying the response of surface urban heat island to urbanization using the annual temperature cycle model25
Trends in aerosol optical properties over Eastern Europe based on MODIS-Aqua25
Probabilistic assessment of slope failure considering anisotropic spatial variability of soil properties25
Characterization of the proto-Philippine Sea Plate: Evidence from the emplaced oceanic lithospheric fragments along eastern Philippines25
New insights from low-temperature thermochronology into the tectonic and geomorphologic evolution of the south-eastern Brazilian highlands and passive margin24
PetroGram: An excel-based petrology program for modeling of magmatic processes24
The airborne contagiousness of respiratory viruses: A comparative analysis and implications for mitigation24
Sr, Nd, Pb and trace element systematics of the New Caledonia harzburgites: Tracking source depletion and contamination processes in a SSZ setting24
Subaerial hot springs and near-surface hydrothermal mineral systems past and present, and possible extraterrestrial analogues23
Geology, geochronology and geochemistry of large Duobaoshan Cu–Mo–Au orefield in NE China: Magma genesis and regional tectonic implications23
Crushing and embedment of proppant packs under cyclic loading: An insight to enhanced unconventional oil/gas recovery23
Cyclic liquefaction screening of sand with non-plastic fines: Critical state approach23
Sequential Gaussian simulation for geosystems modeling: A machine learning approach22
Quantification of submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) using radon, radium tracers and nutrient inputs in Punnakayal, south coast of India22
Organo-petrographic and geochemical characteristics of Gurha lignite deposits, Rajasthan, India: Insights into the palaeovegetation, palaeoenvironment and hydrocarbon source rock potential22
Big data and machine learning in geoscience and geoengineering: Introduction22
Pore structure and heterogeneity of shale gas reservoirs and its effect on gas storage capacity in the Qiongzhusi Formation22
Raman and infrared spectroscopic quantification of the carbonate concentration in K2CO3 aqueous solutions with water as an internal standard22
Bayesian geological and geophysical data fusion for the construction and uncertainty quantification of 3D geological models21
Locally weighted learning based hybrid intelligence models for groundwater potential mapping and modeling: A case study at Gia Lai province, Vietnam21
New measurement of melting and thermal conductivity of iron close to outer core conditions21
Spatiotemporal estimation of hourly 2-km ground-level ozone over China based on Himawari-8 using a self-adaptive geospatially local model21
A sensitivity study of the WRF model in offshore wind modeling over the Baltic Sea21
Metal-enriched nanoparticles and black carbon: A perspective from the Brazil railway system air pollution21
Timing of carbonatite-hosted U-polymetallic mineralization in the supergiant Huayangchuan deposit, Qinling Orogen: Constraints from titanite U–Pb and molybdenite Re–Os dating21
Groundwater solute chemistry, hydrogeochemical processes and fluoride contamination in phreatic aquifer of Odisha, India21
Aeolian dust dynamics in the Fergana Valley, Central Asia, since ~30 ka inferred from loess deposits21
Probabilistic outlier detection for sparse multivariate geotechnical site investigation data using Bayesian learning21
The northern Qiangtang Block rapid drift during the Triassic Period: Paleomagnetic evidence21
Diversified roles of mineral transformation in controlling hydrocarbon generation process, mechanism, and pattern21
Spatial variability effect of internal friction angle on the post-failure behavior of landslides using a random and non-Newtonian fluid based SPH method21
Genesis of the Wulong gold deposit, Liaoning Province, NE China: Constrains from noble gases, radiogenic and stable isotope studies21
Geochemistry and detrital zircon records of the Ruyang-Luoyu groups, southern North China Craton: Provenance, crustal evolution and Paleo–Mesoproterozoic tectonic implications21
Numerical evaluation of the ground response induced by dewatering in a multi-aquifer system20
Reconstructing seafloor age distributions in lost ocean basins20
Characterization of partial melting events in garnet-cordierite gneiss from the Kerala Khondalite Belt, India20
Multi-hazard susceptibility mapping based on Convolutional Neural Networks20
A GIS tool for infinite slope stability analysis (GIS-TISSA)20
No more blind dates with calcite: Fluid-flow vs. fault-slip along the Očkov thrust, Prague Basin20
The Intra-Pontide ophiolites in Northern Turkey revisited: From birth to death of a Neotethyan oceanic domain20
Quantitative study on hydrocarbon expulsion mechanism based on micro-fracture20
Scattering and absorption imaging of a highly fractured fluid-filled seismogenetic volume in a region of slow deformation20
A large epeiric methanogenic Bambuí sea in the core of Gondwana supercontinent?19
Arterial faults and their role in mineralizing systems19
Petrology of ultramafic to mafic cumulate rocks from the Göksun (Kahramanmaraş) ophiolite, southeast Turkey19
Generation of andesite through partial melting of basaltic metasomatites in the mantle wedge: Insight from quantitative study of Andean andesites19
Pb–Pb baddeleyite ages of mafic dyke swarms from the Dharwar Craton: Implications for Paleoproterozoic LIPs and diamond potential of mantle keel19
Thermal conductivity of dense hcp iron: Direct measurements using laser heated diamond anvil cell19
Conditioned duality between supercontinental ‘assembly’ and ‘breakup’ LIPs19
Geochemistry, geochronology and Hf isotope of granitoids in the northern Alxa region: Implications for the Late Paleozoic tectonic evolution of the Central Asian Orogenic Belt19
An analysis of vehicular exhaust derived nanoparticles and historical Belgium fortress building interfaces18
Shallow landslide susceptibility assessment under future climate and land cover changes: A case study from southwest China18
A novel index to evaluate discretization methods: A case study of flood susceptibility assessment based on random forest18
How many subductions in the Variscan orogeny? Insights from numerical models18
Do investments in green energy, energy efficiency, and nuclear energy R&D improve the load capacity factor? An augmented ARDL approach18
Assessment of geochemical and sedimentological characteristics of atmospheric dust in Shiraz, southwest Iran18
Physiological characteristics, geochemical properties and hydrological variables influencing pathogen migration in subsurface system: What we know or not?18
Geochemical and geochronological characteristics of the Um Rus granite intrusion and associated gold deposit, Eastern Desert, Egypt18
Switching from advancing to retreating subduction in the Neoproterozoic Tarim Craton, NW China: Implications for Rodinia breakup18
The ~1.4 Ga A-type granitoids in the “Chottanagpur crustal block” (India), and its relocation from Columbia to Rodinia?17
Late Mesozoic topographic evolution of western Transbaikalia: Evidence for rapid geodynamic changes from the Mongol–Okhotsk collision to widespread rifting17
Proto-Tethys ophiolitic mélange in SW Yunnan: Constraints from zircon U-Pb geochronology and geochemistry17
Submarine groundwater discharge enhances primary productivity in the Yellow Sea, China: Insight from the separation of fresh and recirculated components17
Possibilities of using silicate rock powder: An overview17
Integrating deep learning and logging data analytics for lithofacies classification and 3D modeling of tight sandstone reservoirs17
Petrology and geochemistry of mafic and ultramafic cumulate rocks from the eastern part of the Sabzevar ophiolite (NE Iran): Implications for their petrogenesis and tectonic setting17
Using a modern analogue to interpret depositional position in ancient fluvial-tidal channels: Example from the McMurray Formation, Canada17
COVID-19 strict lockdown impact on urban air quality and atmospheric temperature in four megacities of India16
Early Cretaceous transpressional and transtensional tectonics straddling the Sulu orogenic belt, East China16
Evaluation and comparison of CMIP6 models and MERRA-2 reanalysis AOD against Satellite observations from 2000 to 2014 over China16
Geologic field evidence for non-lithostatic overpressure recorded in the North American Cordillera hinterland, northeast Nevada16
Probabilistic analysis of tunnel displacements based on correlative recognition of rock mass parameters16
Modelling of piping collapses and gully headcut landforms: Evaluating topographic variables from different types of DEM16
Rhyolites in continental mafic Large Igneous Provinces: Petrology, geochemistry and petrogenesis16
Submarine groundwater discharge and associated nutrient fluxes in the Greater Bay Area, China revealed by radium and stable isotopes16
Updating the models and uncertainty of mechanical parameters for rock tunnels using Bayesian inference16
Orbital control on cyclical organic matter accumulation in Early Silurian Longmaxi Formation shales16
Early Mesoproterozoic evolution of midcontinental Laurentia: Defining the geon 14 Baraboo orogeny16
Source identification and global implications of black carbon16
Mineral fibres and environmental monitoring: A comparison of different analytical strategies in New Caledonia16
Pore-scale mechanisms and characterization of light oil storage in shale nanopores: New method and insights16
Influence of transboundary air pollution on air quality in southwestern China16
Appraisal of CO2 storage potential in compressional hydrocarbon-bearing basins: Global assessment and case study in the Sichuan Basin (China)16
Continental accretion and incremental deformation in the thermochronologic evolution of the Lesser Caucasus16