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

List of participants

The field trip will start at 8 o'clock from piazza Collegio Cairoli (in front of Collegio Cairoli)

How to reach the meeting point
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

List of participants

The field trip will start at 8 o'clock from piazza della Stazione (in front of Railway Station)

How to reach the meeting point


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

List of participants

The field trip will start at 8 o'clock from piazza Collegio Cairoli (in front of Collegio Cairoli)

How to reach the meeting point

Field trips must be subscribed to by 4th May by sending an e-mail to emaw2018@unipv.it