Special Issue

Special issue update (March 2014)

Published articles are now appearing in the Climate of the Past special issue emerging from the PAGES 2nd Young Scientists Meeting.

All of the first authors are early-career researchers who attended the YSM.

View the published papers and those in the pipeline at:


Climate of the Past is now accepting contributions (April 2013)

After the YSM, participants have the opportunity to publish an article, based on the work presented, in "Climate of the Past" an open access and peer-reviewed journal. 

This special issue will be a significant and lasting outcome of the meeting. If you wish to contribute please contact Steven Phipps, Lead Editor.


Submitting an article

Use the online submission form here: 

Please ensure that you follow the instructions for manuscript preparation and submission carefully. In particular, it is important that you select the correct special issue.

Submission deadline: 15 August 2013.

Climate of the Past are kindly offering a discount of 200 euros on the page charges for all manuscripts submitted to this special issue (only for manuscripts received by the deadline). Lead authors from developing countries should also remember that they are eligible to apply for a full fee waiver.

Editorial Team

Steven Phipps (University of New South Wales, Australia) - Lead Editor

Guangshan Chen (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Anne-Laure Daniau (University of Bordeaux, France)
María Eugenia de Porras (Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Zonas Áridas, Chile)
Aurora Elmore (Durham University, UK)
Keely Mills (Loughborough University, UK)
Rajeev Saraswat (National Institute of Oceanography, India)
Thorsten Kiefer (PAGES)
Alberto Reyes (Queen's University Belfast, UK)