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Focus Group Meeting "Magmatic Processes"

The next focus group meeting “Magmatic processes” will be held at the geophysical institute at the University of Muenster on 27th and 28th of February 2012.
When Feb 27, 2012 12:00 AM to
Feb 28, 2012 12:00 AM
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The Focus Meeting "Magmatic processes and Mantle Dynamics" will be held at the geophysical institute at the University of Muenster on 27th and 28th of February 2012.

Monday 27th of Februar

14:00 - 14:30
Hans-Peter Bunge Overview over geodynamical models of the lower mantle
14:30 - 15:00
Rene Gassmöller Modelling the interaction between subducted slabs and thermo-chemical piles
15:00 - 15:30
Coffee Break
 
15:30 - 16:00
Tine Thomas
Seismic observations in the lowermost mantle?
16:00 - 16:30
Stefanie Hempel
Seismic Structure in the lower mantle - What can we resolve?
16:30 - 17:00
Thomas Chust
Effects of mineralogical thermodynamics in kinematic subduction models
17:00 - 17:30
Round Table
coffee, fruits, biscuits and discussion
19:00 Dinner
 


Tuesday 28th of February

09:00 - 09:30
Bernhard Steinberger
Models of dynamic topography with a focus on southern Africa and the South Atlantic
09:30 - 10:00
Lorenzo Colli
Fullwaveform tomography of the South Atlantic upper mantle
10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break  
10:30 - 11:00
Robert Trumbull
Progress on understanding magma generation and evolution at the Namibian continental margin (overview of project activities and results for 2011 - followed by two more detailed presentations

11:00 - 11:30
 Jakob Keiding
Pressure-temperature conditions of mafic dyke emplacement in Namibia
11:30 - 12:00
 Ilya Veksler
 Sempling the Tristan hotspot: scientific background and a cruise report
12:00 - 13:00
 Round Table  coffee, fruits, biscuits and discussion
 13:00  Lunch  

 

For room arrangement please get in touch with Stefanie Hempel (), Regina Frehe () or Simone Fiebig ().

Registration deadline: January 20th 2012