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Increased West Antarctic and unchanged East Antarctic ice discharge over the last 7 years

Overview of attention for article published in Cryosphere, February 2018
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#10 of 1,559)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
19 news outlets
blogs
3 blogs
twitter
207 tweeters
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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35 Dimensions

Readers on

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54 Mendeley
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Title
Increased West Antarctic and unchanged East Antarctic ice discharge over the last 7 years
Published in
Cryosphere, February 2018
DOI 10.5194/tc-12-521-2018
URN
urn:nbn:NL:UI:10-1874-363683
Authors

Alex S. Gardner, Geir Moholdt, Ted Scambos, Mark Fahnstock, Stefan Ligtenberg, Michiel van den Broeke, Johan Nilsson

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 54 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 54 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 22%
Researcher 9 17%
Student > Bachelor 8 15%
Unspecified 8 15%
Professor 5 9%
Other 12 22%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 29 54%
Unspecified 10 19%
Environmental Science 6 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 4%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 4%
Other 5 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 305. 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 17 September 2018.
All research outputs
#35,962
of 12,986,474 outputs
Outputs from Cryosphere
#10
of 1,559 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,108
of 347,822 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cryosphere
#1
of 119 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,986,474 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,559 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 13.3. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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