Iceland in the central Northern Atlantic : Hotspot, sea currents and climate changes

From the 11th to the 14th of mai 2010, the CNRS-IUEM organizes a spring school about Iceland.
Program (full program available in late March 2010)

Day 1 : Welcome, Introduction Hotspot, rifting and volcanism : the opening of the Atlantic  and the FramStrait ; lava geochemistry.
Day 2 
: glaciology and volcanism : The jökulhlaup and their impact on the ocean and the climate, tephrochronology.
Day 3 
: long term climate changes recorded in Iceland and offshore
Day 4 : 
Recent climate changes, sea ice and the ocean
Including workshops , discussions anda poster session for participatingpeople