9th Silicate Melts Workshop

4th-8th October 2011

La Petite Pierre, Alsace, France


Don Dingwell
Ludwig Maximilians Universität
Münich, Germany

email: dingwell at lmu.de

Pascal Richet
Institute de Physique du Globe
Paris, France

email: richet at ipgp.fr

Alan Whittington
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO, USA

email: whittingtona at missouri.edu

Date and Location:

The workshop will begin in the afternoon of October 4th and end after lunch on October 8th, 2011.
Again, it will be held at the Hôtel des Vosges in La Petite Pierre, a pleasant Alsatian resort of the Vosges mountains 40 km west of Strasbourg and 400 km east of Paris (see it on Google Maps)


The workshop is now full - please contact Pascal Richet directly (richet at ipgp.fr) if still interested in attending

The first circular and registration form is now available as a .pdf or as a .doc
The registration fee is €200 per person
Please submit the registration form by mail, fax or email to:

Silicate Melt Workshop, c/o Pascal Richet
Institut de Physique du Globe
1 rue Jussieu, 75252 Paris cedex 05, France

Tel: 33 (0) 1 83 95 74 65 email: richet at ipgp.fr


The accommodation fees below include coffee breaks, full board, the banquet, and an excursion in the afternoon of October 6. Complimentary bus transportation from and to the Saverne and Strasbourg train stations will be also available on October 4th and 8th.

Double occupancy room: 250 euros, if paid before June 1st.
Single occupancy room: no longer available
Special rate for graduate students: 150 euros, if paid before June 1st.

All these fees will 100 euros higher if paid after June 1st but no later than September 1st. The accommodation fee will be refunded in full, less possible banking fees, if cancellation is received before August 1st.


As for previous workshops, papers presented at the meeting will be published in a special issue of Chemical Geology. The deadline for paper submission and further details will be communicated at a later date.


To be added to the contact list and receive the first circular by email, please email Alan Whittington

Alan Whittington

MU Geological Sciences Department

last updated Tue June 7, 2011