Past Event

Lithosphere 2014 Symposium

4–6 November 2014
Turku, Finland

The National ILP Committee of  Finland organizes the Lithosphere 2014 Symposium at Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland on Nov. 4-6, 2014. This is the eighth symposium on the Structure, Composition and Evolution of the Lithosphere in Fennoscandia. The language of the symposium is English.

The symposium themes include: (these might change !!!)

  • Fennoscandian lithosphere from upper crust to asthenosphere
  • Precambrian and Phanerozoic evolution of the Fennoscandian lithosphere
  • 3D and 4D modeling of lithosphere structures and evolution
  • Orogenies: Structure, deformation, magmatism and metamorphosis
  • Neotectonics, seismicity, deglaciation and postglacial uplift of Fennoscandia
  • Natural resources and metallogeny
  • Scientific drilling projects in Fennoscandia
  • Impact craters in the Fennoscandian shield
  • Short communications and briefings on new and on-going projects

The program will consist of oral and poster presentations and short communications. An abstract volume will be published in the Report Series of the Institute of Seismology, University of Helsinki (also available in the web). Student posters will be evaluated and the best poster will receive an award.