TLE Editorial Calendar

See below for a guide to upcoming special sections. Authors should submit manuscripts via the TLE submission portal at, selecting the special section title as the manuscript type.

The Leading Edge

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Month Special Section topic Submission deadline Guest Editor(s)
January Remote sensing Past due Dominique Dubucq
Khalid Soofi
Coordinator: Yongyi Li
February Mining Past due Jean Legault
Brendan Howe
Coordinator: Steve Sloan
March Basin exploration Past due Carole Decalf
German Molina
Coordinator: Margarita Corzo
April Role of geophysics in a net-zero-carbon world 1 December 2020

Ismael Falcon-Suarez
Coordinator: Arpita Pal Bathija

May Seismic imaging 1 January 2021 Michael Kiehn
Eric Duveneck
Coordinator: Ulrich Zimmer
June Honoring Clarence Karcher 1 February 2021 Coordinator: Chester Weiss
July Seismic interpretation 1 March 2021 Coordinator: Margarita Corzo
August Surface-wave applications 1 April 2021 Coordinator: Steve Sloan
September Rock physics 1 May 2021 Coordinator: Mita Sengupta
October Quantitative interpretation 1 June 2021 Coordinator: Mita Sengupta
November Geomechanics 1 July 2021 Coordinator: Arpita Pal Bathija
December Latin America 1 August 2021

Antonio Jose Velasquez Espejo
Coordinator: TBD

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