Earth Science Research

Earth Science Research (ESR) is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal. ESR is published by the Canadian Center of Science and Education in both print and online versions. ESR is striving to provide the best platform for researchers and scholars worldwide to exchange their latest findings. Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original works that are not under review in any other journals.

The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following topics:

  • Geology:mineralogy and petrology, geochemistry, paleontology, stratigraphy, tectonics, sedimentology, volcanology, glaciology, ore geology, geothermal energy, environmental geology, geological hazards
  • Physical Geography: geomorphology, remote sensing, soil study, hydrology and biogeography
  • Engineering Geology: earthquake engineering and seismology engineering, geological engineering, geotechnics
  • Geophysics and Geodesy: seismology, seismic prospecting, geodynamics, GPS measurements applied to geological and geophysical problems
  • Atmospheric Sciences: meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and atmospheric physics
  • Oceanography: limnology and oceanography
  • Planetary Sciences

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2017 Q1: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 7; Rejected: 1; Published: 12; Retracted: 0

2016: Articles Received: 60; Accepted: 55; Rejected: 3; Published: 32; Retracted: 1

2015: Articles Received: 31; Accepted: 16; Rejected: 4; Published: 17; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 55; Accepted: 30; Rejected: 17; Published: 13; Retracted: 1

2013: Articles Received: 46; Accepted: 29; Rejected: 16; Published: 23; Retracted: 0







Call for Manuscripts


We are inviting papers for forthcoming issue.

Manuscripts from 3000-8000 words in length are preferred. All manuscripts should be written in English and prepared in MS-Word format, and submitted online at or send it directly to the e-mail at

It is appreciated if you could share this information with your colleagues and associates.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the editorial assistant at:


Posted: 2014-08-01

Paper Selection and Publication Process


a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/email may be missed.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; one is an editorial staff and the other two are external reviewers. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper according to Paper Submission Guide, and pay publication fee (for accepted papers).

e) After publication, the corresponding author will receive two copies of printed journals, free of charge. If you want to keep more copies, please contact with the editor before making an order.

f) E-journal in PDF available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.
Posted: 2014-08-01
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Vol 6, No 2 (2017)

Earth Science Research, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2017, e-Version First TM

Table of Contents


Kai Wen, Hideki Shimada, Wei Zeng, Takashi Sasaoka, Akihiro Hamanaka
Zhipeng Lin, Jingfu Shan, Le Chen
Mohanad Hamid Al-Jaberi
Weijun Hao, Zhihong Kang, Dehua Wu
Miao He, Liwei Zhang, Jianxin Yao, Shuai Li, Qi Li
Le Chen, Zhipeng Lin, Taiju Yin, Jingfu Shan, Qianjun Sun, Fei Wang