Biography 1989 
James L. Allen received a B.S. in physics from Baker University and a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Wyoming. He worked for Exxon Co. USA in Houston and for Esso Exploration, later joining Texas Eastern Transmission Corporation as a geophysical advisor. Dr. Allen started Allen Geophysical Consulting in 1980. He concentrates on Gulf Coast exploration and interpretation with emphasis on special problems.
J. L. Allen and J. M. Bruso received 1989 Honorable Mention (Geophysics) for their paper A case history of velocity problems in the shadow of a large growth fault in the Frio Formation, Texas Gulf Coast.
- Contributors, GEOPHYSICS 54(4):537.
- Allen, J. L. and J. M. Bruso (1989) A case history of velocity problems in the shadow of a large growth fault in the Frio Formation, Texas Gulf Coast, GEOPHYSICS 54(4):426.