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Solid Earth An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union

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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
29 Apr 2016
Effect of polluted water on soil and plant contamination by heavy metals in El-Mahla El-Kobra, Egypt
Esawy Kasem Mahmoud and Adel Mohamed Ghoneim
Solid Earth, 7, 703-711, doi:10.5194/se-7-703-2016, 2016
29 Apr 2016
Vegetation cover change detection and assessment in arid environment using multi-temporal remote sensing images and ecosystem management approach
Anwar Abdelrahman Aly, Abdulrasoul Mosa Al-Omran, Abdulazeam Shahwan Sallam, Mohammad Ibrahim Al-Wabel, and Mohammad Shayaa Al-Shayaa
Solid Earth, 7, 713-725, doi:10.5194/se-7-713-2016, 2016
29 Apr 2016
Soil wind erosion in ecological olive trees in the Tabernas desert (S.E. Spain): a wind tunnel experiment
Carlos Asensio, Francisco Javier Lozano, Pedro Gallardo, and Antonio Giménez
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-65, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 0 comments)
27 Apr 2016
Assessment of combating-desertification strategies using the linear assignment method
Mohammad Hassan Sadeghravesh, Hassan Khosravi, and Soudeh Ghasemian
Solid Earth, 7, 673-683, doi:10.5194/se-7-673-2016, 2016
27 Apr 2016
Characterization of a complex near-surface structure using well logging and passive seismic measurements
Beatriz Benjumea, Albert Macau, Anna Gabàs, and Sara Figueras
Solid Earth, 7, 685-701, doi:10.5194/se-7-685-2016, 2016
26 Apr 2016
Improved finite-source inversion through joint measurements of rotational and translational ground motions: A theoretical study
Michael Reinwald, Moritz Bernauer, Heiner Igel, and Stefanie Donner
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-67, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 0 comments)
25 Apr 2016
Spatial evolution of Zagros collision zone in Kurdistan, NW Iran: constraints on Arabia–Eurasia oblique convergence
Shahriar Sadeghi and Ali Yassaghi
Solid Earth, 7, 659-672, doi:10.5194/se-7-659-2016, 2016
22 Apr 2016
A new X-ray-transparent flow-through reaction cell for a μ-CT-based concomitant surveillance of the reaction progress of hydrothermal mineral–fluid interactions
Wolf-Achim Kahl, Christian Hansen, and Wolfgang Bach
Solid Earth, 7, 651-658, doi:10.5194/se-7-651-2016, 2016
22 Apr 2016
Mid-crustal shear zone development under retrograde conditions: pressure–temperature–fluid constraints from the Kuckaus Mylonite Zone, Namibia
Johann F. A. Diener, Åke Fagereng, and Sukey A. J. Thomas
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-66, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 0 comments)
20 Apr 2016
Determinants of farmers' tree-planting investment decisions as a degraded landscape management strategy in the central highlands of Ethiopia
Berhan Gessesse, Woldeamlak Bewket, and Achim Bräuning
Solid Earth, 7, 639-650, doi:10.5194/se-7-639-2016, 2016
19 Apr 2016
The effects of grazing on the spatial pattern of elm (Ulmus pumila L.) in the sparse woodland steppe of Horqin Sandy Land in northeastern China
M. Zhang, J. Wu, and Y. Tang
Solid Earth, 7, 631-637, doi:10.5194/se-7-631-2016, 2016
18 Apr 2016
Rangeland degradation assessment: a new strategy based on the ecological knowledge of indigenous pastoralists
Bahareh Behmanesh, Hossein Barani, Ahmad Abedi Sarvestani, Mohammad Reza Shahraki, and Mohsen Sharafatmandrad
Solid Earth, 7, 611-619, doi:10.5194/se-7-611-2016, 2016
18 Apr 2016
The role of sexual vs. asexual recruitment of Artemisia wudanica in transition zone habitats between inter-dune lowlands and active dunes in Inner Mongolia, China
Yongcui Wang, Busso Carlos Alberto, Deming Jiang, Musa Ala, Xuehua Li, Quanlai Zhou, Jixiang Lin, Guohua Ren, and Lian Jia
Solid Earth, 7, 621-629, doi:10.5194/se-7-621-2016, 2016
15 Apr 2016
Effects of wood chip amendments on the revegetation performance of plant species on eroded marly terrains in a Mediterranean mountainous climate (Southern Alps, France)
Vincent Breton, Yves Crosaz, and Freddy Rey
Solid Earth, 7, 599-610, doi:10.5194/se-7-599-2016, 2016
15 Apr 2016
A geological model for the management of subsurface data in the urban environment of Barcelona city
Enric Vázquez-Suñé, Miguel Ángel Marazuela, Violeta Velasco, Marc Diviu, Andrés Pérez-Estaún, and Joaquina Alvarez-Marrón
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-64, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 0 comments)
13 Apr 2016
Insights on high-grade deformation in quartzo-feldspathic gneisses during the early Variscan exhumation of the Cabo Ortegal nappe, NW Iberia
Francisco José Fernández, Sergio Llana-Fúnez, Pablo Valverde-Vaquero, Alberto Marcos, and Pedro Castiñeiras
Solid Earth, 7, 579-598, doi:10.5194/se-7-579-2016, 2016
13 Apr 2016
Responses of aeolian desertification to a range of climate scenarios in China
Xunming Wang, Ting Hua, and Wenyong Ma
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-59, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
12 Apr 2016
Numerical models for ground deformation and gravity changes during volcanic unrest: simulating the hydrothermal system dynamics of a restless caldera
A. Coco, J. Gottsmann, F. Whitaker, A. Rust, G. Currenti, A. Jasim, and S. Bunney
Solid Earth, 7, 557-577, doi:10.5194/se-7-557-2016, 2016
12 Apr 2016
Effect of soil coarseness on soil base cations and available micronutrients in a semi-arid sandy grassland
Linyou Lü, Ruzhen Wang, Heyong Liu, Jinfei Yin, Jiangtao Xiao, Zhengwen Wang, Yan Zhao, Guoqing Yu, Xingguo Han, and Yong Jiang
Solid Earth, 7, 549-556, doi:10.5194/se-7-549-2016, 2016
11 Apr 2016
Geophysical evidence of pre-sag rifting and post-rifting fault reactivation in the Parnaíba basin, Brazil
David Lopes de Castro, Francisco Hilário Bezerra, Reinhardt Adolfo Fuck, and Roberta Mary Vidotti
Solid Earth, 7, 529-548, doi:10.5194/se-7-529-2016, 2016
06 Apr 2016
Post-glacial reactivation of the Bollnäs fault, central Sweden – a multidisciplinary geophysical investigation
Alireza Malehmir, Magnus Andersson, Suman Mehta, Bojan Brodic, Raymond Munier, Joachim Place, Georgiana Maries, Colby Smith, Jochen Kamm, Mehrdad Bastani, Henrik Mikko, and Björn Lund
Solid Earth, 7, 509-527, doi:10.5194/se-7-509-2016, 2016
06 Apr 2016
Combined deep sampling and mass-based approaches to assess soil carbon and nitrogen losses due to land-use changes in karst area of Southwestern China
Yecui Hu, Zhangliu Du, Qibing Wang, and Guichun Li
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-57, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 Apr 2016
The Subduction Dichotomy of Strong Plates and Weak Slabs
Robert I. Petersen, Dave R. Stegman, and Paul J. Tackley
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-56, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 Apr 2016
Feathery and network-like filamentous textures as indicators for the crystallization of quartz from a silica gel precursor at the Rusey Fault, Cornwall, UK
Tim I. Yilmaz, Florian Duschl, and Danilo Di Genova
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-61, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 Apr 2016
Archie's Law – A reappraisal
Paul W. J. Glover
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-47, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 2 comments)
04 Apr 2016
Tectonothermal evolution in the core of an arcuate fold and thrust belt: the southeastern sector of the Cantabrian Zone (Variscan belt, NW Spain)
M. L. Valín, S. García-López, C. Brime, F. Bastida, and J. Aller
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-53, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
01 Apr 2016
The Mohr–Coulomb criterion for intact rock strength and friction – a re-evaluation and consideration of failure under polyaxial stresses
Abigail Hackston and Ernest Rutter
Solid Earth, 7, 493-508, doi:10.5194/se-7-493-2016, 2016
01 Apr 2016
Phase Segmentation of X-Ray Computer Tomography Rock Images using Machine Learning Techniques: an Accuracy and Performance Study
Swarup Chauhan, Wolfram Rühaak, Hauke Anbergen, Alen Kabdenov, Marcus Freise, Thorsten Wille, and Ingo Sass
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-44, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
31 Mar 2016
Experimental sand burial affects seedling survivorship, morphological traits and biomass allocation of Ulmus pumila var. sabulosa in Horqin Sandy Land
Jiao Tang, Carlos Alberto Busso, Deming Jiang, Ala Musa, Dafu Wu, Yongcui Wang, and Chunping Miao
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-55, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
30 Mar 2016
Multi-phase classification by a least-squares support vector machine approach in tomography images of geological samples
Faisal Khan, Frieder Enzmann, and Michael Kersten
Solid Earth, 7, 481-492, doi:10.5194/se-7-481-2016, 2016
30 Mar 2016
The effectiveness of jute and coir blankets for erosion control in different field and laboratory conditions
Jana Kalibová, Lukáš Jačka, and Jan Petrů
Solid Earth, 7, 469-479, doi:10.5194/se-7-469-2016, 2016
29 Mar 2016
Delineating small karst watersheds based on digital elevation model and eco-hydrogeological principles
Guang Jie Luo, Shi Jie Wang, Xiao Yong Bai, Xiu Ming Liu, and An Yun Cheng
Solid Earth, 7, 457-468, doi:10.5194/se-7-457-2016, 2016
29 Mar 2016
sUAS and their application in observing geomorphological processes
Jozef Gallik and Lenka Bolešová
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-49, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 2 comments)
29 Mar 2016
On the path to the digital rock physics of gas hydrate bearing sediments – processing of in-situ synchrotron-tomography data
Kathleen Sell, Erik-H. Saenger, Andrzej Falenty, Marwen Chaouachi, David Haberthür, Frieder Enzmann, Werner F. Kuhs, and Michael Kersten
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-54, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
24 Mar 2016
POLENET/LAPNET teleseismic P wave travel time tomography model of the upper mantle beneath northern Fennoscandia
Hanna Silvennoinen, Elena Kozlovskaya, and Eduard Kissling
Solid Earth, 7, 425-439, doi:10.5194/se-7-425-2016, 2016
24 Mar 2016
Calculating structural and geometrical parameters by laboratory measurements and X-ray microtomography: a comparative study applied to a limestone sample before and after a dissolution experiment
Linda Luquot, Vanessa Hebert, and Olivier Rodriguez
Solid Earth, 7, 441-456, doi:10.5194/se-7-441-2016, 2016
23 Mar 2016
Vegetation greenness response to water availability in northern China from 1982 to 2006
Zhang Fengtai and An Youzhi
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-46, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
22 Mar 2016
Nitrogen and Warming Control the Vegetation in Inner Mongolia Tourist Area
Qiong Sun, Xiaobing Hu, and Chi Zhang
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-52, 2016
Publication in SE not foreseen (discussion: closed, 3 comments)
21 Mar 2016
4D imaging of sub-second dynamics in pore-scale processes using real time synchrotron x-ray tomography
Katherine J. Dobson, Sophia B. Coban, Sam A. McDonald, Joanna Walsh, Robert Atwood, and Philip J. Withers
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-40, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
18 Mar 2016
Quantitative experimental monitoring of molecular diffusion in clay with positron emission tomography
Johannes Kulenkampff, Abdelhamid Zakhnini, Marion Gründig, and Johanna Lippmann-Pipke
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-34, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 2 comments)
18 Mar 2016
Geoscientific process monitoring with positron emission tomography (GeoPET)
Johannes Kulenkampff, Marion Gründig, Abdelhamid Zakhnini, and Johanna Lippmann-Pipke
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-35, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
17 Mar 2016
Fixation kinetics of chelated and non-chelated zinc in semi-arid alkaline soils: Application to zinc management
Theophilus K. Udeigwe, Madeleine B. Eichmann, and Matthew C. Menkiti
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-51, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
16 Mar 2016
Porosity and permeability determinations of organic rich Posidonia shales based on 3D analyses by FIB-SEM microscopy
Georg H. Grathoff, Markus Peltz, Frieder Enzmann, and Stephan Kaufhold
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-38, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
15 Mar 2016
Ion association in water solution of soil and vadose zone of chestnut saline solonetz as a driver of terrestrial carbon sink
Abdul-Malik A. Batukaev, Anatoly P. Endovitsky, Andrey G. Andreev, Valery P. Kalinichenko, Tatiana M. Minkina, Zaurbek S. Dikaev, Saglara S. Mandzhieva, and Svetlana N. Sushkova
Solid Earth, 7, 415-423, doi:10.5194/se-7-415-2016, 2016
10 Mar 2016
Soil indicators to assess the effectiveness of restoration strategies in dryland ecosystems
Edoardo A. C. Costantini, Cristina Branquinho, Alice Nunes, Gudrun Schwilch, Ilan Stavi, Alejandro Valdecantos, and Claudio Zucca
Solid Earth, 7, 397-414, doi:10.5194/se-7-397-2016, 2016
10 Mar 2016
Differences and influencing factors for underground water carbon uptake by karsts in Houzhai Basin, southwest China
Junyi Zhang, Zihao Bian, Minghong Dai, Lachun Wang, and Weici Su
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-37, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
10 Mar 2016
Simulating stress-dependent fluid flow in a fractured core sample using real-time X-ray CT data
Tobias Kling, Da Huo, Jens-Oliver Schwarz, Frieder Enzmann, Sally Benson, and Philipp Blum
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-41, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
10 Mar 2016
Investigation of the relationship between electrical conductivity (EC) of water and soil, and landform classes using fuzzy model and GIS
Marzieh Mokarram and Dinesh Sathyamoorthy
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-30, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
09 Mar 2016
Alleviating aluminum toxicity in an acid sulfate soil from Peninsular Malaysia by calcium silicate application
A. A. Elisa, S. Ninomiya, J. Shamshuddin, and I. Roslan
Solid Earth, 7, 367-374, doi:10.5194/se-7-367-2016, 2016
09 Mar 2016
Brittle grain-size reduction of feldspar, phase mixing and strain localization in granitoids at mid-crustal conditions (Pernambuco shear zone, NE Brazil)
Gustavo Viegas, Luca Menegon, and Carlos Archanjo
Solid Earth, 7, 375-396, doi:10.5194/se-7-375-2016, 2016
09 Mar 2016
Digital Carbonate Rock Physics
Erik H. Saenger, Stephanie Vialle, Maxim Lebedev, David Uribe, Maria Osorno, Mandy Duda, and Holger Steeb
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-45, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
09 Mar 2016
X-ray Computed Tomography Investigation of Structures in Opalinus Clay from Large Scale to Small Scale after Mechanical Testing
Annette Kaufhold, Gerhard Zacher, Matthias Halisch, and Stephan Kaufhold
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-43, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
08 Mar 2016
Strain localization in ultramylonitic marbles by simultaneous activation of dislocation motion and grain boundary sliding (Syros, Greece)
A. Rogowitz, J. C. White, and B. Grasemann
Solid Earth, 7, 355-366, doi:10.5194/se-7-355-2016, 2016
08 Mar 2016
Modeling the contributing factors of desertification and evaluating their relationships to the soil degradation process through geomatic techniques
P. Shoba and S. S. Ramakrishnan
Solid Earth, 7, 341-354, doi:10.5194/se-7-341-2016, 2016
08 Mar 2016
Development of a numerical workflow based on μ-CT-imaging for the determination of capillary pressure-saturation-specific interfacial area relationship in two-phase flow pore-scale porous media systems: A case study on Heletz sandstone
Aaron Peche, Matthias Halisch, and Alexandru Bogdan Tatomir
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-39, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for SE (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
08 Mar 2016
Visualization and Quantification of the Penetration Behavior of Bentonite Suspensions into the Pore Network of non-cohesive Media by using μ-CT Imaging
Britta Schoesser, Atefeh Ghorbanpour, Matthias Halisch, and Markus Thewes
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-42, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 2 comments)
08 Mar 2016
On the mechanical behaviour of a low angle normal fault: the Altotiberina fault (Northern Apennines, Italy) system case study
Luigi Vadacca, Emanuele Casarotti, Lauro Chiaraluce, and Massimo Cocco
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-48, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 1 comment)
08 Mar 2016
X-Ray CT analyses, models and numerical simulations – a comparison with common analytical methods of an experimental CO2 study
Steven Henkel, Dieter Pudlo, Frieder Enzmann, Viktor Reitenbach, Daniel Albrecht, Leonhard Ganzer, and Reinhard Gaupp
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-36, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 4 comments)
04 Mar 2016
3-D visualisation of palaeoseismic trench stratigraphy and trench logging using terrestrial remote sensing and GPR – a multiparametric interpretation
Sascha Schneiderwind, Jack Mason, Thomas Wiatr, Ioannis Papanikolaou, and Klaus Reicherter
Solid Earth, 7, 323-340, doi:10.5194/se-7-323-2016, 2016
03 Mar 2016
Desertification in Forest, Range and Desert Landuses of Tehran Province, Under the Impact of Climate Change
Hadi Eskandari Dameneh, Moslem Borji, Hassan Khosravi, and Ali Salajeghe
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-28, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
02 Mar 2016
Derivation of land surface temperature from Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) sensor data and analyzing relation between land use changes and surface temperature
S. Zareie, H. Khosravi, and A. Nasiri
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-22, 2016
Manuscript under review for SE (discussion: open, 2 comments)
02 Mar 2016
Using ordered weight averaging (OWA) for multicriteria soil fertility evaluation by GIS (case study: southeastern Iran)
Marzieh Mokarram and Majid Hojati
Solid Earth Discuss., doi:10.5194/se-2016-17, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for SE (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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