Naturmuseum Frankfurt

Basalt 2013

Oral and Poster Presentations (25th-27th April 2013)

Following sessions are planned:

1. Mantle    

The Upper Mantle beneath Central Europe - physical, mineralogical and chemical characteristics of the magma source and melt generation.

2. Ascent Zone          

a) Tectonic & age control on magmatism, b) Documents of magma ascent, storage and melt evolution: fluids, seismology, phenocrysts, petrology.

3. Surface  

a) Volcanism & landscape evolution, b) Volcanology & Geophysics, c) Volcanism and society: geotourism, hazards, resources.

4. Special Session    

Scheumann and the ultramafic rocks –100 years after the Polzenite definition.  

5. Open Session    Open session of magmatism-related talks

The preliminary program for all oral and poster presentations can be downloaded here.