IV BIODEEP Meeting (Short summary)

CoNISMa, Corso Rainusso 14 - Santa Margherita 

November 4th 6th 2001

Sunday, November 4th

► Approval of the meeting agenda

► Introduction by C. Corselli (CoNISMa Milano-Bicocca)

► Technology: cruise overview by S. Hoog (TUB Berlin)>

► Technology: overview of first 6 months of BIODEEP by F. Gasparoni (TECNOMARE Venezia)

► Technology: some comments by H. Gerber (TFH Berlin)

► Discussion on possible innovations

► Discussion on the contract with PROTEUS

► Presentation of the new bathymetric data on the explored DHABs by E. Malinverno (CoNISMa Milano-Bicocca)

► Presentation of the geochemistry of the DHABs by G. de Lange (Utrecht University)

Monday November 5th 2001

► Some discussion about management

► Summary of new technology development by F. Gasparoni and D. Calore (TECNOMARE Venezia)

► Discussion on implementation of the web page>

► Presentationvb of the results about macrobiology in the DHABs by N. Lampadariou (IMBC Crete)

► Presentation of the results on microbiology from the DHABs by D. Daffonchio (CoNISMa Milano)

► Presentation of the results on microbiology from the DHABs by L. Giuliano (CoNISMa Messina)

Discussion

Opportunity to present BIODEEP at different international conferences to make it known by the scientific community

► Presentation of the results on microbiology from the DHABs by D. Marty, C. Tamburini, F. Morel (CNRS Marseilles)

► Presentation of the results on microbiology from the DHABs by A. Sass (Essex University, UK)

Discussion on the time table for the next 6 months

The next meeting is scheduled: around April 14 thin Marseille

Discussion on management

Video of the DHABs bottom

END OF SESSION

Tuesday, November 6th

Discussion

END OF THE MEETING