It is our great pleasure to announce the winners of Journal of Marine Science and Engineering
) 2019 Highly Cited Paper Awards to recognize the most highly cited papers in the past two years. The prize was announced in August 2020, and the three winners have now been selected.
The three papers selected for these awards were assessed by the Editorial Office of JMSE
from the papers published in 2017 and 2018. The paper citation data are based on citations in Web of Science in 2019.
1st Prize (with 13 citations in 2019, total 22 citations)
Sea Level Change and Coastal Climate Services: The Way Forward
Gonéri Le Cozannet, Robert J. Nicholls, Jochen Hinkel, William V. Sweet, Kathleen L. McInnes, Roderik S. W.Van de Wal, Aimée B. A. Slangen, Jason A. Lowe and Kathleen D. WhiteJ. Mar. Sci. Eng.
2017, 5, 49; doi:10.3390/jmse5040049
Available online: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1312/5/4/49
2nd Prize (with 10 citations in 2019, total 18 citations)
Quantifying Economic Value of Coastal Ecosystem Services: A Review
Seyedabdolhossein Mehvar, Tatiana Filatova, Ali Dastgheib, Erik De Ruyter van Steveninck and Roshanka RanasingheJ. Mar. Sci. Eng.
2018, 6, 5; doi:10.3390/jmse6010005
Available online: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1312/6/1/5
3rd Prize (with 9 citations in 2019, total 19 citations)
Comparative Analysis of Coastal Flooding Vulnerability and Hazard Assessment at National Scale
Marcello Di Risio, Antonello Bruschi, Iolanda Lisi, Valeria Pesarino and Davide PasqualiJ. Mar. Sci. Eng.
2017, 5, 51; doi:10.3390/jmse5040051
Available online: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1312/5/4/51
These three outstanding papers represent some of the most valuable contributions that JMSE
has received to date. On behalf of the Editorial Board and Editorial Office, we would like to congratulate these three teams for their excellent work. In recognition of their accomplishment, all of the three winners will receive a certificate, with the first prize team granted 800 CHF, the second prize team granted 500 CHF, and the third prize team granted 300 CHF.