Field Trips

Two optional one-day pre-conference field trips and an optional two-day post-conference field trip are planned.

The pre-conference field trips are:

1. Rifting-related structures in the mantle section from the External Ligurian ophiolites (northern Apennine), led by Alessandra Montanini (Università di Parma) and Riccardo Tribuzio (Università di Pavia) - 25th June 2018 - maximum number of participants 30
2. Dunite to harzburgite melt conduits in Lanzo South mantle peridotites (western Alps), led by Alessio Sanfilippo (Università di Pavia) and Alberto Zanetti (Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse, C.N.R. Pavia) - 25th June 2018 - maximum number of participants 30


The optional two-day post-conference field trip is in the Ivrea-Verbano Zone: mantle bodies within and at the base of the lower continental crust. The field leaders are Alberto Zanetti, Antonio Langone (Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse, C.N.R. Pavia) and Maurizio Mazzucchelli (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia) - 28-30th June 2018 (departure after conference's final session) - maximum number of participants 30

Field trips must be subscribed to by 27th April by sending an e-mail to emaw2018@unipv.it