Submit an Article

Each issue of GEOSTRATA focuses on one theme, explored in four to five feature articles. Each issue’s theme and articles are determined approximately 6-8 months in advance of the cover date.

To submit an article for possible publication in the magazine, please send a 100-200 word abstract to jlwithiam@dappolonia.com. GEOSTRATA is not a journal, and is written in a conversational tone which does not include footnotes and/or references.

Issue Themes:

  • January/February 2017 – Railway Geotechnics (article drafts due August 15, 2016)
  • March/April 2017 – Geotechnics of Water Resources (article drafts due October 17, 201
  • May/June 2017 – Mining Geotechnics (article drafts due December 12, 2016)
  • July/August 2017 – Ground Vibrations (articles due February 14, 2017)
  • September/October 2017 – Rock Slopes; Rock Mechanics; Engineering Geology (articles due April 12, 2017)
  • November/December 2017 – Geotechnics at Remote Sites (articles due June 13, 2017)

Submitting Information For CoreBits

CoreBits is the news and information section of the GEOSTRATA magazine. Each bi-monthly issue contains information about G-I News, G-I Members in the News, G-I Organizational Member news, G-I Chapter News, Allied Organization News, and General Industry News.

To submit information and high-resolution photos for CoreBits, send your brief (<200 words) news items about recent member honors, awards, special appointments, promotions, etc. to geostrata@asce.org. Photos must be sent as separate pdf, tif, or jpeg files and must not be embedded in the copy.

Do not send:

  • Press Releases longer than 200 words
  • Information about non-Geo-Institute members, unless he or she is an employee of a Geo-Institute Organizational Member company
  • Corporate sales announcements about products or services
  • Sales-oriented copy