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Publishing and Reviewing Journal Papers
Rudi Gens
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Publishing journal papers is a key method of communicating your results to a broader audience and an important step in building both your CV and the body of literature in your discipline. In this webinar Rudi Gens a Remote-Sensing Scientist at the Alaska Satellite Facility, University of Alaska Fairbanks offers tips for getting your papers published by peer-reviewed journals and things to think about when reviewing papers by other researchers.

Recorded on 1 February 2011

This video is part of an online lecture series coordinated by APECS, US NSF ARCSS Thermokarst Project, and the University of Canterbury to help early career polar researchers navigate their careers. For more information on the full series, visit

Presenter: Rudi Gens, Remote-Sensing Scientist, Alaska Satellite Facility, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Rudi Gens is a Remote Sensing Scientist at the Alaska Satellite Facility at UAF and specializes in the processing and applications of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Interferometric SAR data. For the AMIDST project, besides serving as the content expert in the applications of remote sensing data for studying past and current landscapes in Alaska, Dr. Gens created and implemented the website content in an XHTML and 508 compliant stlye, making the AMIDST website usable for a wide audience.

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