Summer school, Santorini 2015

2015 MeMoVolc Summer School ‘Magma: from  crustal storage to eruption triggering 28 September to 1 October, 2015, Santorini, Greece Organisers T.H. Druitt (Clermont-Ferrand, France), L. Francalanci (Florence, Italy) and L. Caricchi (Geneva, Switzerland) The third MeMoVolc summer school took place over 4 days (28 September to 1 October 2015) on Santorini Volcano, Greece. It was attended by 10 lecturers and 29 students of Masters, PhD and postdoctoral levels. Nine of the lectures addressed different concepts and techniques relevant to the theme of magma ascent through the crust, and one prese...

Summer school, Iceland 2014

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2014 MeMoVolc Summer School ‘Magmatic volatiles from generation to atmospheric loading 1-4 July, 2014, Stóru-Tjarnir (close to Krafla Volcano), Iceland Organisers O. Sigmarsson, T. Thordarsson and R. Pedersen (Nordic Volcanological Center, Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland) The summer school “Magmatic volatiles from generation to atmospheric loading” was held at Stóru-Tjarnir, close to Krafla volcano in Iceland from 1-4 July. Lectures were given by Marie Edmonds (UK), Bruno Scaillet (France), Didier Laporte (France), Alessandro Auippa (Italy), Mike Burton (Italy), Simon Car...

Summer school, Catania 2012

2012 MeMoVolc Summer School 'Volcanic ash: from magma to aviation impact’   25-29 June 2012, Nicolosi, Sicily Organisers M. Coltelli (INGV, Italy), A. Neri (INGV, Italy) and T.H. Druitt (Clermont-Ferrand, France) The first summer school of the MemoVolc Research Networking Programe took place on the 25 to 29 June 2012 in Nicolosi (Sicily), on the slopes of Mount Etna. It was organised principally by Drs. Augusto Neri and Mauro Coltelli of the INGV. Logistic aspects were organised very ably by the company ‘Etna Tourism’. Eight lecturers took part: T. Druitt (France), U. Kueppers (Germany),...

ESF exporatory workshop, Clermont-Ferrand, 2009

ESF exploratory workshop Clermont-Ferrand, France, 11-13 September 2009 Organiser: T. Druitt (Clermont-Ferrand).  Contact: T. Druitt ( The MeMoVolc network arose from a European Science Foundation exploratory workshop ‘Eruption dynamics and regimes: Integrated techniques of measurement and modelling’ held on 11-13 September 2009 at Lac Chambon, near Clermont-Ferrand, in France. It was organised by Olgeir Sigmarsson and  Tim Druitt, and was attended by 24 volcano scientists from 7 countries. Participants at the ESF exploratory workshop at Lac Chambon i...