Information for Authors

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Resources for Authors

Why publish papers
Balazs Nemeth, Kurt Marfurt, Donald Herron, and Hongliu Zeng
Interpretation, 2019, 7, no. 1, 1F–2F

Strategies on obtaining permission to publish
Balazs Nemeth, Kurt Marfurt, Donald Herron, and Hongliu Zeng
Interpretation, 2018, 6, no. 4, 1N–3N

Dealing with a rejection
Kurt J. Marfurt, Ted Bakamjian, Jennifer Cobb, Don Herron, and Cédric Schmelzbach
Interpretation, 2018, 6, no. 3, 1A–3A

Publication impact factors — A measure of your paper’s impact on your career, on your science, and on those who read your paper?
Jennifer Cobb, Kurt Marfurt, and Ted Bakamjian
Interpretation, 2018, 6, no. 2, 1M–3M

Helping authors advance the discovery and usage of their work
Jennifer Cobb, Natalie Blythe, Ted Bakamjian, and Kurt J. Marfurt
Interpretation, 2017, 5, no. 2, 1M–3M

If the word “sizemik” has a red line under it, maybe you should run spell check
Kurt J. Marfurt and Elizabeth Warren
Interpretation, 2017, 5, no. 1, 1F–4F

Stairway to heaven: Building upon and properly citing previous work
Kurt J. Marfurt and Ted Bakamjian
Interpretation, 2016, 4, no. 4, 1N–6N

Adapting abstracts to a more mobile environment
Kurt J. Marfurt and Isaac Farley
Interpretation, 2016, 4, no. 3, 1A–3A

Let’s get animated!
Kurt J. Marfurt and Isaac Farley
Interpretation, 2016, 4, no. 2, 1M–5M

Stop procrastinating! Start writing!
Kurt J. Marfurt
Interpretation, 2016, 4, no. 1, 1F–4F

A scrutiny of the introduction
Jon F. Claerbout
The Leading Edge, 1991, 10, no. 1, 39–41

A scrutiny of the abstract
Kenneth K. Landes
Geophysics, 1958, 23, no. 5, 942–943

Resources for Reviewers

Qualities of a good reviewer
Huyen Bui, Dallas Dunlap, Thomas Hearon, Donald Herron, Chaoli Lan, Shu Jiang, Kurt Marfurt,
Balazs Nemeth, Osareni Ogiesoba, Gerard Schuster, and Hongliu Zeng
Interpretation, 2017, 5, no. 3, 1A–3A

Resources for Editors

Roles and responsibilities of the special-section editor
Kurt Marfurt, Gerard Schuster, Sheral Danker, Balazs Nemeth, Huyen Bui, and Hongliu Zeng
Interpretation, 2017, 5, no. 4, 1N–3N

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