Category Archives: Earth & Environmental Sciences

Journals from Earth & Environmental Sciences

Chemotaxis of Meloidogyne incognita in Response to Different Salts

Author(s):Yonghong Qi, Li Meng, Sufang Cao, Minquan Li1, Shulong Chen, Deyou Ye ABSTRACT The chemotactic responses of Meloidogyne incognita were studied in salt gradients in an agarose gel. Forty-eight combinations of sodium, copper, cesium, manganese , barium, potassium, ferric or … Continue reading

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Three Urbanisms in One City: Accommodating the Paces of Change

ABSTRACT In current times urban developments can no longer be seen as straightforward building of the required number of houses, industries and parking spaces. Instead, the problems in many cities are of different nature: urban conurbations may shrink, or climate … Continue reading

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A Model for Measuring Geographic Information Systems Success

Author(s):Khalid A. Eldrandaly, Soaad M. Naguib, Mohammed M. Hassan ABSTRACT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become a fact of our life as they are being used by more people and organizations for more complex decision problems than ever before. The … Continue reading

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Associations of Jet Streams with Tornado Outbreaks in the North America

Author(s):Igor G. Zurbenko, Mingzeng Sun ABSTRACT Jet streams, a current of fast winds located about seven miles up near the tropopause, are major weather driving factors in the mid-latitudes. Using the Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis for Research and Applications (MERRA) reanalysis … Continue reading

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Simulating Ocean and Tidal Current Power Plants with Homer

Author(s):Andrea Fischer, Jones S. Silva, Alexandre Beluco, Luiz Emílio B. Almeida ABSTRACT The oceans can provide us with several direct sources of renewable energy, such as wave energy, energy from currents and energy in thermal gradients among other energy resources. … Continue reading

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Application of Commensurability in Earthquake Prediction

Author(s):Youjin Su1, Hui Hu ABSTRACT This article introduces application of the expanding commensurability in earthquake prediction. The results show that most of the world’s major earthquake occurred at their commensurable points of time axis. An EQ 7.0 occurred in Lushan … Continue reading

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SCIRP’s Journal Ranking (January 2015)

SCIRP’s Journal Ranking comprises the compilation and sorting of all results gathered from the pages called “Journal Metrics / Impact Factor” of each journal. The page can be reached by clicking “Google-based Impact Factor” on the journal home page (Figure … Continue reading

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Hunting Intensity on Wildlife Population in Oban Sector of Cross River National Park

Author(s): G. A. Lameed1, J. K. Omifolaji2, A. S. Abere3, S. O. Ilori1 ABSTRACT Hunting intensity in Oban Sector of Cross River National Park, Nigeria was investigated. The methodology involved the recording of signs of hunting activity using line transects, … Continue reading

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Effects of Irradiation with Light of Different Photon Densities on the Growth of Young Green Barley Plants

Author(s): Tianxiao Meng, Eriko Nakamura, Nobuto Irino, Khem Raj Joshi, Hari Prasad Devkota, Shoji Yahara, Ryuichiro Kondo ABSTRACT In recent years, young green barley has been increasingly used as a functional food ingredient. Studies have shown that cultivated young green … Continue reading

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A New Method of Estimating Wave Energy from Ground Vibrations

Author(s): K. Ram Chandar, V. R. Sastry ABSTRACT Performance of explosive energy is rated in a number of ways, obtained either from theoretical calculations or from experimental tests. However, it is difficult to determine the amount of the explosive energy … Continue reading

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