Call for papers for InterRidge News 2010

We are requesting article submissions for the 19th Volume of the InterRidge News, which will be published in November 2010. All papers must be submitted by email to the InterRidge office ( by Monday, 13 September 2010.

InterRidge News is published annually by the InterRidge Office. The newsletter contains brief research articles, the world ridge cruise schedule, updates from the InterRidge Working Groups and from our National Correspondents, and a calendar of upcoming meetings of interest to the InterRidge community. InterRidge News is intended for the rapid publication of preliminary results and cruise reports that do not appear in other publications. Researchers are encouraged to submit their findings as short articles, up to 4 manuscript pages in length, accompanied by up to 4 (color) figures. Articles involving multi-national cooperation are especially encouraged. Please see previous articles in InterRidge Newsletters for reference. The InterRidge office will accept the following types of articles: 1) cruise reports: shipboard or immediate post-cruise results, preliminary results of recent field work related to ridge research, back arc basins and ophiolites; and 2) general interest articles: new equipment, new ships, opinion articles, workshop reports, news or updates of ridge-related projects. For formatting guidelines, please see 'Submitting to InterRidge News' If you have any questions or need any assistance, please contact