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Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Executive editors: Ana M. Mancho, Daniel Schertzer, Olivier Talagrand & Stéphane Vannitsem

Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics (NPG) is an international, inter-/trans-disciplinary, non-profit journal devoted to breaking the deadlocks often faced by standard approaches in Earth and space sciences. It therefore solicits disruptive and innovative concepts and methodologies, as well as original applications of these to address the ubiquitous complexity in geoscience systems, and in interacting social and biological systems. Such systems are nonlinear, with responses strongly non-proportional to perturbations, and show an associated extreme variability across scales.

All sections of NPG are more than ever eager to deal with big data and artificial intelligence with new sensing, analysis, and simulation technologies. These encompass approaches ranging from data-driven research to mathematical physics.

News
14 Oct 2020 Volunteer to be an EGUsphere preprint moderator!

EGU is seeking scientists who want to gain experience in the realm of scientific publishing to pre-screen manuscripts submitted to the Union's new online platform.

14 Oct 2020 Volunteer to be an EGUsphere preprint moderator!

EGU is seeking scientists who want to gain experience in the realm of scientific publishing to pre-screen manuscripts submitted to the Union's new online platform.

13 Oct 2020 Obituary: José Manuel Redondo Apraiz

This is with a deep sadness that we have to inform you that our colleague and friend José Manuel Redondo, who had been a topical editor of NPG, passed away on 14 July 2020.

13 Oct 2020 Obituary: José Manuel Redondo Apraiz

This is with a deep sadness that we have to inform you that our colleague and friend José Manuel Redondo, who had been a topical editor of NPG, passed away on 14 July 2020.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

Recent papers
28 Oct 2020
A method for predicting the uncompleted climate transition process
Pengcheng Yan, Guolin Feng, Wei Hou, and Ping Yang
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 489–500, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-489-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-489-2020, 2020
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06 Oct 2020
Statistical postprocessing of ensemble forecasts for severe weather at Deutscher Wetterdienst
Reinhold Hess
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 473–487, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-473-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-473-2020, 2020
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02 Oct 2020
Evidence of a fluctuation theorem for the input of mechanical power to the ocean at the air-sea interface from satellite data
Achim Wirth and Bertrand Chapron
Nonlin. Processes Geophys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-2020-37,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-2020-37, 2020
Preprint under review for NPG (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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25 Sep 2020
Training a convolutional neural network to conserve mass in data assimilation
Yvonne Ruckstuhl, Tijana Janjić, and Stephan Rasp
Nonlin. Processes Geophys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-2020-38,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-2020-38, 2020
Preprint under review for NPG (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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17 Sep 2020
Applications of matrix factorization methods to climate data
Dylan Harries and Terence J. O'Kane
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 453–471, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-453-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-453-2020, 2020
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Highlight articles
17 Sep 2020
Review article: Hilbert problems for the climate sciences in the 21st century – 20 years later
Michael Ghil
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 429–451, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-429-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-429-2020, 2020
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19 May 2020
Effects of upwelling duration and phytoplankton growth regime on dissolved-oxygen levels in an idealized Iberian Peninsula upwelling system
João H. Bettencourt, Vincent Rossi, Lionel Renault, Peter Haynes, Yves Morel, and Véronique Garçon
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 277–294, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-277-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-277-2020, 2020
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17 Apr 2020
Brief communication: Residence time of energy in the atmosphere
Carlos Osácar, Manuel Membrado, and Amalio Fernández-Pacheco
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 235–237, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-235-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-235-2020, 2020
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03 Apr 2020
Baroclinic and barotropic instabilities in planetary atmospheres: energetics, equilibration and adjustment
Peter Read, Daniel Kennedy, Neil Lewis, Hélène Scolan, Fachreddin Tabataba-Vakili, Yixiong Wang, Susie Wright, and Roland Young
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 27, 147–173, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-147-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-27-147-2020, 2020
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22 Nov 2019
Compacting the description of a time-dependent multivariable system and its multivariable driver by reducing the state vectors to aggregate scalars: the Earth's solar-wind-driven magnetosphere
Joseph E. Borovsky and Adnane Osmane
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 26, 429–443, https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-26-429-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-26-429-2019, 2019
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