History of geophysical institutes and observatories
History of geophysical institutes and observatories
Editor(s): K. Arora, D. Cole, J. Urrutia-Fucugauchi, and M. G. Johnsen

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01 Feb 2024
Early auroral photography and observations at the Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory in Finland, 1927–1929
Heikki Nevanlinna and Eija I. Tanskanen
Hist. Geo Space. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-2024-1,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-2024-1, 2024
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06 Mar 2023
History of the Potsdam, Seddin and Niemegk geomagnetic observatories – Part 2: Seddin
Hans-Joachim Linthe
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 14, 43–50, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-14-43-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-14-43-2023, 2023
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21 Feb 2023
History of the Potsdam, Seddin and Niemegk geomagnetic observatories – Part 1: Potsdam
Hans-Joachim Linthe
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 14, 23–31, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-14-23-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-14-23-2023, 2023
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26 Aug 2022
History of Kakioka Magnetic Observatory
Ikuko Fujii and Shingo Nagamachi
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 13, 147–170, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-13-147-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-13-147-2022, 2022
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05 Aug 2021
The Geophysical Observatory in Sodankylä, Finland – past and present
Tilmann Bösinger
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 12, 115–130, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-115-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-115-2021, 2021
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03 Feb 2021
The development of geophysics in the early period of the People's Republic of China based on the Institute of Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (1950–1966)
Zhihui Zhang and Rui Wang
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 12, 21–41, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-21-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-21-2021, 2021
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15 Jan 2021
The history of the Geophysical Service of Austria
Wolfgang A. Lenhardt
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 12, 11–19, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-11-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-11-2021, 2021
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14 Jan 2021
The legacy of the Haldde Observatory
Asgeir Brekke
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 12, 1–9, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-1-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-12-1-2021, 2021
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18 Aug 2020
Physical earth and its sciences in Istanbul: a journey from pre-modern (Islamic) to modern times
Ferhat Ozcep
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 173–198, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-11-173-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-11-173-2020, 2020
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02 Oct 2019
The early history of the Jicamarca Radio Observatory and the incoherent scatter technique
Ronald F. Woodman, Donald T. Farley, Ben B. Balsley, and Marco A. Milla
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 10, 245–266, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-10-245-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-10-245-2019, 2019
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07 Dec 2018
The history of Andøya Rocket Range
Eivind V. Thrane
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 9, 141–156, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-9-141-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-9-141-2018, 2018
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24 Aug 2018
Hermanus Magnetic Observatory: a historical perspective of geomagnetism in southern Africa
Pieter B. Kotzé
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 9, 125–131, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-9-125-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-9-125-2018, 2018
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27 Mar 2017
Manuel Johnson's tide record at St. Helena
David E. Cartwright, Philip L. Woodworth, and Richard D. Ray
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 8, 9–19, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-8-9-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-8-9-2017, 2017
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14 Sep 2016
After some 350 years – zero declination again in Paris
Mioara Mandea and Jean-Louis Le Mouël
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 7, 73–77, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-73-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-73-2016, 2016
16 Mar 2016
Auroral research at the Tromsø Northern Lights Observatory: the Harang directorship, 1928–1946
Alv Egeland and William J. Burke
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 7, 53–61, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-53-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-53-2016, 2016
05 Feb 2016
History of the Juliusruh ionospheric observatory on Rügen
J. Weiß
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 7, 1–22, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-1-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-7-1-2016, 2016
16 Sep 2015
Colaba–Alibag magnetic observatory and Nanabhoy Moos: the influence of one over the other
P. B. Gawali, M. G. Doiphode, and R. N. Nimje
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 6, 107–131, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-6-107-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-6-107-2015, 2015
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07 Jul 2015
History of the Munich–Maisach–Fürstenfeldbruck Geomagnetic Observatory
H. C. Soffel
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 6, 65–86, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-6-65-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-6-65-2015, 2015
05 Sep 2014
Notes on the history of geophysics in the Ottoman Empire
F. Ozcep and T. Ozcep
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 5, 163–174, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-163-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-163-2014, 2014
28 Mar 2014
On the early history of the Finnish Meteorological Institute
H. Nevanlinna
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 5, 75–80, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-75-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-75-2014, 2014
07 Jan 2014
From San Francisco to Tōhoku – 111 yr of continuous earthquake recording in Göttingen
H. Steffen, W. Brunk, M. Leven, and U. Wedeken
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 5, 1–10, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-1-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-5-1-2014, 2014
16 Aug 2013
Contribution of the "Institut Scientifique Chérifien" to the development of geoscientific research in Northwest Africa since its creation in 1914
F. Medina
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 4, 73–82, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-4-73-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-4-73-2013, 2013
01 Aug 2013
Introduction ''History of geophysical institutes and observatories''
K. Arora, D. Cole, J. Urrutia Fucugauchi, and M. G. Johnson (guest editors)
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 4, 71–71, https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-4-71-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/hgss-4-71-2013, 2013
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