Call for Submission

Alert: Call for FastTIMES articles, announcements, and advertisements

The editors of FastTIMES, EEGS's electronic magazine for near-surface geophysics, are accepting articles, advertisements, and announcements through November 15 for inclusion in the next issue, due to be published and distributed electronically in December, 2016.  Articles on any subject touching upon geophysics are now being accepted.  Please direct requests for additional information on the December issue to Editor:  Barry Allred (Barry.Allred@ARS.USDA.GOV).  Note:  FastTIMES continues to look for Guest Editors who are interested in organizing a FastTIMES issue around a special topic within the Guest Editor's area of expertise.  For more information, please contact Barry Allred (Barry.Allred@ARS.USDA.GOVif you would like to serve as a FastTIMES Guest Editor.

Additionally, content in the following areas is solicited for each issue:

Success with Geophysics: Stories from the Field Narratives describing how geophysics has been applied to address an engineering or environmental issue. 
The New Geoscience

A new feature - one or two page contributions from graduate students or recent graduates in geosciences sharing news of projects they are working on.

New Tools Short noncommercial descriptions of new geophysical instruments with engineering or environmental promise.
Industry Corner Brief company profiles and news regarding significant company events
Coming Events Descriptions of conferences, workshops, or other events of interest to the near-surface community
Recent Events Summaries of recent conferences, workshops, or other special events written by organizers or attendees, recognizing that we can't all attend everything
Opportunities A listing of professional and student opportunities that might include internships, faculty or postdoc positions, scholarships, and job openings

Article and advertising examples can be viewed in the most recent issue of FastTIMES. Advertising inquiries should be directed to Jackie Jacoby ( or 303-531-7517). Color advertisements are available at the same cost as black-and-white, and advertisements are now hyperlinked to advertisers' web sites.

All other content should be sent to a member of the editorial team:
Editor:  Barry Allred (Barry.Allred@ARS.USDA.GOV)
Associate Editor:  Ron Kaufmann (
Associate Editor:  Moe Momayez (
Associate Editor:  Daniel P. Bigman (
Associate Editor:  Katherine Grote (
Associate Editor:  Nedra Bonal (
Associate Editor:  Nigel Cassidy (