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Lithos

Lithos

Research
Impact Score* 9.8

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Research Impact Score*: 9.8
Impact Factor: 4.02
Citescore: 6.1
SCIMAGO SJR: 1.63
SCIMAGO H-index: 178
Research Ranking (Earth Science) 15
Number of Best scientists*: 620
Documents by best scientists*: 1206

Journal Information

ISSN: 0024-4937
Publisher: Lithos
Editors-in-Chief: Xianhua Li, Nadia Malaspina
Journal & Submission Website: https://www.journals.elsevier.com/lithos

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Lithos publishes scholarly papers describing novel fundamental contributions in the areas of Geochemistry and Geology. The primary research topics covered in this journal are Geochemistry, Zircon, Mantle (geology), Basalt and Petrology.
Lithos provides high-quality, original papers where all submitted articles are peer reviewed to ensure the best quality. The journal encourages submissions from the research community where emphasis will be placed on the novelty and the practical impact of the published findings.


Lithos is covered by various abstracting/indexing services including Scopus, Journal Citation Reports ( Clarivate ) and Research.com. Many prominent scientists considered this journal to publish their scholarly documents including M. Santosh, M. Santosh, Yaoling Niu, Yaoling Niu and Andrea Giuliani.


For more details on the guidelines and submission prerequisites for authors, please see the journal website for Lithos at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/lithos .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

M. Santosh

M. Santosh

China University of Geosciences

Publications: 101

Yaoling Niu

Yaoling Niu

Durham University

Publications: 31

Andrea Giuliani

Andrea Giuliani

ETH Zurich

Publications: 29

Guochun Zhao

Guochun Zhao

University of Hong Kong

Publications: 24

William L. Griffin

William L. Griffin

Macquarie University

Publications: 23

Jin-Hui Yang

Jin-Hui Yang

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Publications: 19

Di-Cheng Zhu

Di-Cheng Zhu

China University of Geosciences

Publications: 18

Fu-Yuan Wu

Fu-Yuan Wu

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Publications: 17

Haibo Zou

Haibo Zou

Auburn University

Publications: 16

Suzanne Y. O'Reilly

Suzanne Y. O'Reilly

Macquarie University

Publications: 15

Daniela Rubatto

Daniela Rubatto

University of Bern

Publications: 15

Wen-Liang Xu

Wen-Liang Xu

Jilin University

Publications: 15

Sun-Lin Chung

Sun-Lin Chung

National Taiwan University

Publications: 15

Silvio Mollo

Silvio Mollo

Sapienza University of Rome

Publications: 15

J. P. Zheng

J. P. Zheng

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Publications: 14

Zhidan Zhao

Zhidan Zhao

China University of Geosciences

Publications: 14

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Earth Science