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)
March Reservoir characterization Part II Past due  
April Offshore Past due Hani Elshahawi
Coordinator: Ulrich Zimmer
May Near-surface imaging and modeling Past due Daniel Feigenbaum
Coordinator: Steve Sloan
June Middle East Past due Abdullatif Al-Shuhail
Youcef Bouzidi
Saleh Al-Dossary
Coordinator: Yongyi Li
July Reservoir monitoring Past due David Johnston
Coordinator: Arpita Pal Bathija
August Southeast Asia 28 April 2020 Roberto Fainstein
Soman Chacko
Coordinator: Chengbo Li
September Smart city geophysics 1 May 2020 Coordinators: Steve Sloan and Yongyi Li
October Machine learning and artificial intelligence 1 June 2020 Michael Pyrcz  
Olga Brusova
Coordinator: Margarita Corzo
November Distributed acoustic sensing 1 July 2020 Coordinator: Kyle Spikes
December Geothermal 1 August 2020 Coordinator: Arpita Pal Bathija


January Remote sensing 1 September 2020 Coordinator: Yongyi Li
February Mining 1 October 2020 Coordinator: Steve Sloan
March Basin exploration 1 November 2020 Coordinator: Margarita Corzo

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