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Channelized Melting Drives Thinning Under a Rapidly Melting Antarctic Ice Shelf

Overview of attention for article published in Geophysical Research Letters, October 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (96th percentile)

Mentioned by

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8 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
172 tweeters
facebook
3 Facebook pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user

Readers on

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35 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
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Title
Channelized Melting Drives Thinning Under a Rapidly Melting Antarctic Ice Shelf
Published in
Geophysical Research Letters, October 2017
DOI 10.1002/2017gl074929
Authors

Gourmelen, Noel, Goldberg, Dan N., Snow, Kate, Henley, Sian F., Bingham, Robert G., Kimura, Satoshi, Hogg, Anna E., Shepherd, Andrew, Mouginot, Jeremie, Lenaerts, Jan T. M., Ligtenberg, Stefan R. M., Berg, Willem Jan, Noel Gourmelen, Dan N. Goldberg, Kate Snow, Sian F. Henley, Robert G. Bingham, Satoshi Kimura, Anna E. Hogg, Andrew Shepherd, Jeremie Mouginot, Jan T. M. Lenaerts, Stefan R. M. Ligtenberg, Willem Jan van de Berg, Gourmelen, N, Goldberg, DN, Snow, K, Henley, SF, Bingham, RG, Kimura, S, Hogg, AE, Shepherd, A, Mouginot, J, Lenaerts, JTM, Ligtenberg, SRM, van de Berg, WJ

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 35 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 40%
Researcher 9 26%
Student > Master 4 11%
Student > Bachelor 2 6%
Student > Postgraduate 2 6%
Other 4 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 21 60%
Environmental Science 6 17%
Physics and Astronomy 4 11%
Unspecified 2 6%
Mathematics 1 3%
Other 1 3%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 210. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 13 December 2017.
All research outputs
#36,893
of 8,762,591 outputs
Outputs from Geophysical Research Letters
#107
of 9,752 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,313
of 239,072 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Geophysical Research Letters
#11
of 305 outputs
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