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15 Jan 2014
Short Communication: TopoToolbox 2 – MATLAB-based software for topographic analysis and modeling in Earth surface sciences
W. Schwanghart and D. Scherler
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 1-7, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-1-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-1-2014, 2014 | 10,799 views
07 Oct 2013
Climate, tectonics or morphology: what signals can we see in drainage basin sediment yields?
T. J. Coulthard and M. J. Van de Wiel
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 13-27, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-13-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-13-2013, 2013 | 5,410 views
05 Jun 2014
Automated landform classification in a rockfall-prone area, Gunung Kelir, Java
G. Samodra, G. Chen, J. Sartohadi, D. S. Hadmoko, and K. Kasama
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 339-348, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-339-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-339-2014, 2014 | 4,852 views
16 Jan 2017
Creative computing with Landlab: an open-source toolkit for building, coupling, and exploring two-dimensional numerical models of Earth-surface dynamics
Daniel E. J. Hobley, Jordan M. Adams, Sai Siddhartha Nudurupati, Eric W. H. Hutton, Nicole M. Gasparini, Erkan Istanbulluoglu, and Gregory E. Tucker
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 21-46, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-21-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-21-2017, 2017 | 4,699 views
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13 Jul 2018
The Google Earth Engine Digitisation Tool (GEEDiT) and the Margin change Quantification Tool (MaQiT) – simple tools for the rapid mapping and quantification of changing Earth surface margins
James M. Lea
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 551-561, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-551-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-551-2018, 2018 | 4,604 views
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28 Jan 2015
A reduced-complexity model for river delta formation – Part 1: Modeling deltas with channel dynamics
M. Liang, V. R. Voller, and C. Paola
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 67-86, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-67-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-67-2015, 2015 | 4,015 views
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19 May 2016
Image-based surface reconstruction in geomorphometry – merits, limits and developments
Anette Eltner, Andreas Kaiser, Carlos Castillo, Gilles Rock, Fabian Neugirg, and Antonio Abellán
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 359-389, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-359-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-359-2016, 2016 | 3,945 views
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26 Nov 2013
Short Communication: Humans and the missing C-sink: erosion and burial of soil carbon through time
T. Hoffmann, S. M. Mudd, K. van Oost, G. Verstraeten, G. Erkens, A. Lang, H. Middelkoop, J. Boyle, J. O. Kaplan, J. Willenbring, and R. Aalto
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 45-52, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-45-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-45-2013, 2013 | 3,942 views
20 Oct 2015
Spatial distributions of earthquake-induced landslides and hillslope preconditioning in the northwest South Island, New Zealand
R. N. Parker, G. T. Hancox, D. N. Petley, C. I. Massey, A. L. Densmore, and N. J. Rosser
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 501-525, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-501-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-501-2015, 2015 | 3,880 views
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12 Mar 2014
Constraining the stream power law: a novel approach combining a landscape evolution model and an inversion method
T. Croissant and J. Braun
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 155-166, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-155-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-155-2014, 2014 | 3,789 views
29 Jan 2014
Extracting topographic swath profiles across curved geomorphic features
S. Hergarten, J. Robl, and K. Stüwe
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 97-104, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-97-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-97-2014, 2014 | 3,680 views
03 Dec 2013
Rapid marine deglaciation: asynchronous retreat dynamics between the Irish Sea Ice Stream and terrestrial outlet glaciers
H. Patton, A. Hubbard, T. Bradwell, N. F. Glasser, M. J. Hambrey, and C. D. Clark
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 53-65, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-53-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-53-2013, 2013 | 3,513 views
10 Jul 2017
Geomorphometric delineation of floodplains and terraces from objectively defined topographic thresholds
Fiona J. Clubb, Simon M. Mudd, David T. Milodowski, Declan A. Valters, Louise J. Slater, Martin D. Hurst, and Ajay B. Limaye
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 369-385, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-369-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-369-2017, 2017 | 3,458 views
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18 Jan 2016
Network response to disturbances in large sand-bed braided rivers
F. Schuurman, M. G. Kleinhans, and H. Middelkoop
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 25-45, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-25-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-25-2016, 2016 | 3,420 views
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10 Sep 2013
The mass distribution of coarse particulate organic matter exported from an Alpine headwater stream
J. M. Turowski, A. Badoux, K. Bunte, C. Rickli, N. Federspiel, and M. Jochner
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 1-11, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-1-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-1-2013, 2013 | 3,289 views
04 Mar 2014
Preservation of terrestrial organic carbon in marine sediments offshore Taiwan: mountain building and atmospheric carbon dioxide sequestration
S.-J. Kao, R. G. Hilton, K. Selvaraj, M. Dai, F. Zehetner, J.-C. Huang, S.-C. Hsu, R. Sparkes, J. T. Liu, T.-Y. Lee, J.-Y. T. Yang, A. Galy, X. Xu, and N. Hovius
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 127-139, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-127-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-127-2014, 2014 | 3,235 views
18 Dec 2017
Designing a network of critical zone observatories to explore the living skin of the terrestrial Earth
Susan L. Brantley, William H. McDowell, William E. Dietrich, Timothy S. White, Praveen Kumar, Suzanne P. Anderson, Jon Chorover, Kathleen Ann Lohse, Roger C. Bales, Daniel D. Richter, Gordon Grant, and Jérôme Gaillardet
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 841-860, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-841-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-841-2017, 2017 | 3,198 views
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27 Aug 2014
The impact of particle shape on the angle of internal friction and the implications for sediment dynamics at a steep, mixed sand–gravel beach
N. Stark, A. E. Hay, R. Cheel, and C. B. Lake
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 469-480, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-469-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-469-2014, 2014 | 3,179 views
04 Mar 2016
Designing a suite of measurements to understand the critical zone
Susan L. Brantley, Roman A. DiBiase, Tess A. Russo, Yuning Shi, Henry Lin, Kenneth J. Davis, Margot Kaye, Lillian Hill, Jason Kaye, David M. Eissenstat, Beth Hoagland, Ashlee L. Dere, Andrew L. Neal, Kristen M. Brubaker, and Dan K. Arthur
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 211-235, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-211-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-211-2016, 2016 | 3,130 views
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28 Jan 2014
A linear inversion method to infer exhumation rates in space and time from thermochronometric data
M. Fox, F. Herman, S. D. Willett, and D. A. May
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 47-65, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-47-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-47-2014, 2014 | 3,101 views
16 Feb 2015
Ancient pre-glacial erosion surfaces preserved beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet
K. C. Rose, N. Ross, T. A. Jordan, R. G. Bingham, H. F. J. Corr, F. Ferraccioli, A. M. Le Brocq, D. M. Rippin, and M. J. Siegert
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 139-152, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-139-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-139-2015, 2015 | 3,099 views
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28 Feb 2017
River profile response to normal fault growth and linkage: an example from the Hellenic forearc of south-central Crete, Greece
Sean F. Gallen and Karl W. Wegmann
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 161-186, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-161-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-161-2017, 2017 | 3,058 views
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28 Jan 2014
Data-driven components in a model of inner-shelf sorted bedforms: a new hybrid model
E. B. Goldstein, G. Coco, A. B. Murray, and M. O. Green
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 67-82, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-67-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-67-2014, 2014 | 2,839 views
28 Jan 2015
A reduced-complexity model for river delta formation – Part 2: Assessment of the flow routing scheme
M. Liang, N. Geleynse, D. A. Edmonds, and P. Passalacqua
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 87-104, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-87-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-87-2015, 2015 | 2,799 views
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29 May 2018
Glacial isostatic adjustment modelling: historical perspectives, recent advances, and future directions
Pippa L. Whitehouse
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 401-429, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-401-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-401-2018, 2018 | 2,769 views
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12 Jun 2018
On the Holocene evolution of the Ayeyawady megadelta
Liviu Giosan, Thet Naing, Myo Min Tun, Peter D. Clift, Florin Filip, Stefan Constantinescu, Nitesh Khonde, Jerzy Blusztajn, Jan-Pieter Buylaert, Thomas Stevens, and Swe Thwin
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 451-466, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-451-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-451-2018, 2018 | 2,594 views
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25 Mar 2015
Impact of change in erosion rate and landscape steepness on hillslope and fluvial sediments grain size in the Feather River basin (Sierra Nevada, California)
M. Attal, S. M. Mudd, M. D. Hurst, B. Weinman, K. Yoo, and M. Naylor
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 201-222, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-201-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-201-2015, 2015 | 2,567 views
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22 Jan 2019
Short communication: The Topographic Analysis Kit (TAK) for TopoToolbox
Adam M. Forte and Kelin X. Whipple
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 87-95, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-87-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-87-2019, 2019 | 2,565 views
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16 Oct 2013
The role of hydrological transience in peatland pattern formation
P. J. Morris, A. J. Baird, and L. R. Belyea
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 29-43, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-29-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-29-2013, 2013 | 2,523 views
16 Mar 2015
Numerical modelling of glacial lake outburst floods using physically based dam-breach models
M. J. Westoby, J. Brasington, N. F. Glasser, M. J. Hambrey, J. M. Reynolds, M. A. A. M. Hassan, and A. Lowe
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 171-199, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-171-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-171-2015, 2015 | 2,521 views
11 Dec 2013
Controls on the magnitude-frequency scaling of an inventory of secular landslides
M. D. Hurst, M. A. Ellis, K. R. Royse, K. A. Lee, and K. Freeborough
Earth Surf. Dynam., 1, 67-78, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-67-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-1-67-2013, 2013 | 2,520 views
16 Oct 2017
Seismic monitoring of small alpine rockfalls – validity, precision and limitations
Michael Dietze, Solmaz Mohadjer, Jens M. Turowski, Todd A. Ehlers, and Niels Hovius
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 653-668, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-653-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-653-2017, 2017 | 2,514 views
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22 Jun 2018
How concave are river channels?
Simon M. Mudd, Fiona J. Clubb, Boris Gailleton, and Martin D. Hurst
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 505-523, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-505-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-505-2018, 2018 | 2,493 views
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23 Jan 2014
Seismic constraints on dynamic links between geomorphic processes and routing of sediment in a steep mountain catchment
A. Burtin, N. Hovius, B. W. McArdell, J. M. Turowski, and J. Vergne
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 21-33, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-21-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-21-2014, 2014 | 2,466 views
24 Jan 2014
Threshold effects of hazard mitigation in coastal human–environmental systems
E. D. Lazarus
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 35-45, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-35-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-35-2014, 2014 | 2,458 views
25 Jan 2019
Long-term erosion of the Nepal Himalayas by bedrock landsliding: the role of monsoons, earthquakes and giant landslides
Odin Marc, Robert Behling, Christoff Andermann, Jens M. Turowski, Luc Illien, Sigrid Roessner, and Niels Hovius
Earth Surf. Dynam., 7, 107-128, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-107-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-107-2019, 2019 | 2,456 views
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29 Nov 2017
Spatiotemporal patterns, triggers and anatomies of seismically detected rockfalls
Michael Dietze, Jens M. Turowski, Kristen L. Cook, and Niels Hovius
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 757-779, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-757-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-757-2017, 2017 | 2,415 views
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27 Jun 2014
Morphological and sedimentological response of a mixed-energy barrier island tidal inlet to storm and fair-weather conditions
G. Herrling and C. Winter
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 363-382, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-363-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-363-2014, 2014 | 2,408 views
03 Jun 2014
Comparison between experimental and numerical stratigraphy emplaced by a prograding delta
E. Viparelli, A. Blom, C. Ferrer-Boix, and R. Kuprenas
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 323-338, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-323-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-323-2014, 2014 | 2,385 views
16 Oct 2015
Topographic roughness as a signature of the emergence of bedrock in eroding landscapes
D. T. Milodowski, S. M. Mudd, and E. T. A. Mitchard
Earth Surf. Dynam., 3, 483-499, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-483-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-3-483-2015, 2015 | 2,382 views
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23 Apr 2014
Morphodynamics of river bed variation with variable bedload step length
A. Pelosi and G. Parker
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 243-253, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-243-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-243-2014, 2014 | 2,374 views
21 Jul 2014
Arctic–alpine blockfields in the northern Swedish Scandes: late Quaternary – not Neogene
B. W. Goodfellow, A. P. Stroeven, D. Fabel, O. Fredin, M.-H. Derron, R. Bintanja, and M. W. Caffee
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 383-401, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-383-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-383-2014, 2014 | 2,305 views
15 Dec 2016
Graffiti for science – erosion painting reveals spatially variable erosivity of sediment-laden flows
Alexander R. Beer, James W. Kirchner, and Jens M. Turowski
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 885-894, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-885-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-885-2016, 2016 | 2,303 views
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08 Jan 2018
Developing and exploring a theory for the lateral erosion of bedrock channels for use in landscape evolution models
Abigail L. Langston and Gregory E. Tucker
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 1-27, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-1-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-1-2018, 2018 | 2,292 views
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17 Jan 2014
Opportunities from low-resolution modelling of river morphology in remote parts of the world
M. Nones, M. Guerrero, and P. Ronco
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 9-19, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-9-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-9-2014, 2014 | 2,271 views
23 Apr 2014
Coastal vulnerability of a pinned, soft-cliff coastline, II: assessing the influence of sea walls on future morphology
A. Barkwith, M. D. Hurst, C. W. Thomas, M. A. Ellis, P. L. Limber, and A. B. Murray
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 233-242, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-233-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-233-2014, 2014 | 2,245 views
24 May 2017
Automated terrestrial laser scanning with near-real-time change detection – monitoring of the Séchilienne landslide
Ryan A. Kromer, Antonio Abellán, D. Jean Hutchinson, Matt Lato, Marie-Aurelie Chanut, Laurent Dubois, and Michel Jaboyedoff
Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 293-310, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-293-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-293-2017, 2017 | 2,240 views
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09 Apr 2014
Image analysis for measuring the size stratification in sand–gravel laboratory experiments
C. Orrú, V. Chavarrías, W. S. J. Uijttewaal, and A. Blom
Earth Surf. Dynam., 2, 217-232, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-217-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2-217-2014, 2014 | 2,236 views
27 Jul 2018
Temporal variability in detrital 10Be concentrations in a large Himalayan catchment
Elizabeth H. Dingle, Hugh D. Sinclair, Mikaël Attal, Ángel Rodés, and Vimal Singh
Earth Surf. Dynam., 6, 611-635, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-611-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-6-611-2018, 2018 | 2,230 views
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