Volume 22, Number 2, 2017

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The EEGS staff is pleased to publish the latest issue of FastTIMES, (ISSN 1943-6505), news for the near-surface geophysical sciences.  Past issues (and the high-resolution version of the current issue) are also available online.  


FastTIMES Issue: Volume 22, Number 4, 2017

The editors of FastTIMES, EEGS's online (and downloadable) magazine for near-surface geophysics, are accepting articles (deadline December 5) and advertisements and announcements (deadline December 15th) for inclusion in the Volume 22, Number 4, 2017, due to be published and distributed electronically by December, 22nd, 2017.  The December issue will have Barry Allred, out-going FastTIMES Editor, as a Guest Editor and will be a Special Issue on Agricultural Geophysics.

Articles on any subject touching upon geophysics are now being accepted for the December or later issues. Please direct requests for additional information on the Volume 22, Number 4, December 2017 issue to the Editor: Geoff Pettifer ( To take full advantage of the electronic format, we encourage its distribution to the widest possible audience. If you know of someone who might enjoy reading FastTIMES but may not be on the distribution list, feel free to email the web link to them.  Be sure to take advantage of the hyperlinks within the document that link the table of contents with articles, the advertisers with their ads, the authors and their email addresses, and the advertisers and articles with external web sites.

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 Geoff Pettifer ( if you would like to serve as a FastTIMES Guest Editor.  More information on the FastTIMES 2018 program will be forthcoming shortly.

The editors of FastTIMES welcome comments and suggestions. Please send your communications to Editor Geoff Pettifer ( or a member of the editorial team - associate editors Barry Allred (Barry.Allred@ARS.USDA.GOV), Ron Kaufmann  (, Katherine Grote (, Nedra Bonal (, Moe Momayez (, or Nigel Cassidy (  Advertising inquiries should be sent to Jackie Jacoby (