The expedition is led by Dr. Ken Ikehara, from the Geological Survey (AIST) in Japan, and Prof. Michael Strasser at the Institute of Geology, University of Innsbruck (Austria). Michael Strasser is an associate member at MARUM and works closely with researchers in Bremen.
Read more about it in the press release.
About the expedition - https://www.ecord.org/expedition386/
About the research program - www.iodp.org
About the European part of the program - www.ecord.org
About the Japanese part of the program - http://www.j-desc.org/
The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) and Institute for Marine-Earth Exploration and Engineering (MarE3) / Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) will jointly conduct an expedition of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP).