How to get published in the NGWA publications
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 10

How to get published in the NGWA publications Groundwater and PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 130 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

How to get published in the NGWA publications Groundwater and Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation. Groundwater Henk Haitjema, Ph.D. Editor-in-Chief Groundwater. Groundwater. The leading international journal focused exclusively on groundwater.

Download Presentation

How to get published in the NGWA publications Groundwater and

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

How to get published in the NGWA publications

Groundwater

and

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater

Henk Haitjema, Ph.D.

Editor-in-ChiefGroundwater


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater

The leading international journal focused exclusively on groundwater.

Emphasis is on presentations of theory with practical applications.

Topics include:

  • Groundwater flow and well hydraulics

  • Hydrogeochemistry and contaminant hydrogeology

  • Geophysics

  • Groundwater management and policy


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater

Have a contribution such as:

  • A new (unexpected) finding: Research Paper

  • A new method: Methods Note

  • An innovative application of an

  • existing method: Case Study Pape

  • An in-depth review of what has

  • been published on a topic of interest Review Paper

  • A unique perspective on an important

  • issue in the field of groundwater: Issue Paper


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation

Neil R. Thomson, Ph.D., PE

Editor-in-Chief

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation

  • The leading publication in the field of groundwater monitoring and cleanup.

  • The focus is on:

  • Data collection and analysis, new technology, and new model development

  • Advances in the groundwater monitoring, management, and remediation


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation

  • Have a contribution such as:

  • Significant research findings with impact: Cutting-edge technical articles

  • Analyses of new data, descriptions of innovative sampling and analysis methods Technical Note

  • Fast-breaking developments that warrant rapid communication Rapid Communication

  • Implementation of new technology, or innovative approaches Practical Application


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

Clearly state the contribution

  • Clearly, but concisely, state your contribution in:

  • The cover letter to the Editor-in-Chief

  • The Abstract

  • The Introduction

  • The Conclusions

Your contribution must be of interest to a broad international audience for it to be competitive for publication in high ranking journals like Groundwater or GWMR.

A case study of a local groundwater problem may be of great value to readers in that area or country, but is often not of sufficient interest to an international readership to warrant publication in Groundwater or GWMR.


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

The Review Process

  • The Editorial Boards reject approximately 35% of submissions outright.

  • Based on external reviews, another 30% of submissions are rejected as well.

Primary reasons for rejection (in order):

Lack of a meritorious contribution

Poor organization of the manuscript

Poor use of English


How to get published in the ngwa publications groundwater and

What is a “meritorious contribution?”

Something not already known or done!

Make sure to review top ranking journals in the field of groundwater.

When submitting to the journal Groundwater or GWMR, search for related contributions in Groundwater or GWMR at Wiley Online Library.

A final note: A research project that leads to an excellent masters thesis does not necessarily qualify as a meritorious contribution to Groundwater or GWMR.


  • Login