IODP-Italy Spring Webinar Series 2021
International Scientific Drilling through IODP and ICDP

The CNR Advisory Committee “ECORD-IODP e ICDP” invites the geoscience community to attend a Spring
webinar series given by qualified experts in scientific drilling.

IODP-Italy Spring Webinar Series 2021

This initiative aims at bringing high-level knowledge on scientific outcomes and perspectives in scientific drilling, but it also intends to make the audience aware of the opportunities to get involved in the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) and International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP).

The webinars will be held on GoToWebinar platform with the following timing structure: 45’ presentation plus 15’ discussion (Q&A session).
Webinar leaflets including registration details and background information on each single event will be circulated in due time.

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Friday, March 19th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Uli Harms – Head of Operational Support Group, International Continental Scientific Drilling Program
Advances in Continental Scientific Drilling and Pathways for Participation (in English)
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Friday, April 9th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Laura De Santis – National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics, Trieste
Antarctic ice sheet evolution: 50 years of Ocean drilling and seismic stratigraphy

Friday, April 16th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Francesca Meneghini – Department of Earth Sciences, University of Pisa
Unlocking the secrets of slow slip events: the role of lithological and geometric heterogeneity of the subducting plate, Hikurangi Margin, NZ

Friday, May 14th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Alessio Sanfilippo – Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Pavia
Deep Ocean drilling in lower crust and mantle: why should we go further?

Friday, May 28th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Lauro Chiaraluce – National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, Rome
ICDP STAR project: A strain-seismo-meter array along the Alto Tiberina fault system

Friday, June 11th 11:00 – 12:00 am CET
Elisabetta Erba – Department of Earth Sciences “Ardito Desio”, University of Milan “La Statale”
Angelo Camerlenghi – National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics, Trieste
Scientific Drilling: a long-lasting opportunity for cutting-edge research in Earth and Ocean Sciences

More information:

Official webpage of the webinar series: link


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