Current projects of the International Geoscience Programme (IGCP) – http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/earth-sciences/international-geoscience-programme/igcp-projects/

 

IGCP projects with project leader from Slovakia:

1. IGCP Project No. 25 – STRATIGRAPHIC CORRELATION OF THE TETHYS-PARATETHYS NEOGENE
Project leader: Ján Seneš, Slovak Academy of Science, Bratislava (SK)
Duration: 1974-1983

2. IGCP Project No. 198 – EVOLUTION OF NORTHERN MARGIN OF THE TETHYS
Project leaders: Miloslav Rakús, State Geological Institute of Dionýz Štúr, Bratislava (SK), Jean Dercourt (F), A.E.M. Nairn (USA)
Duration: 1983-1988

3. IGCP Project No. 356 – CARPATHIAN – BALCAN PLATE TECTONICS AND METALLOGENY
Project leaders: E. Veto-Ákos (Hungary), Jaroslav Lexa, Slovak Academy of Science Bratislava (SK), S. N. Vlad (Romania)
Duration: 1993-1997-1998 (O.E.T)

4. IGCP Project No. 362 – TETHYAN AND BOREAL CRETACEOUS
Project leaders: Jozef Michalík, Slovak Academy of Science Bratislava (SK), Han Leereveld, Utrecht (NL)
Duration: 1993-1997-1998 (O.E.T.)

5. IGCP Project No. 384 – IMPACT AND EXTRATERRESTRIAL SPHERULES
Project leaders: C.H.Detre (H), A.Beven (Australia), B.P.Glass (US), Katarína Jakabská (SK), Z. Ouyang (China), E.Papp (Australia), Raukas (Estonia), G. Udubasa (RO)
Duration: 1996-2002

6. IGCP Project No. 442 – RAW MATERIALS OF NEOLITHIC ARTEFACTS
Project leader: Dušan Hovorka, Bratislava (UK)
Duration: 1999-2002

7. IGCP Project No. 443 – MAGNESITE AND TALC – GEOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CORRELATIONS
Project leaders: Martin Radvanec, State Geological Institute of Dionýz Štúr, Spišská NováVes (SK), Walter Prochaska (A), A.C.Gondim (Brazil), Cai Kequin (China)
Duration: 2000-2004

 

IGCP projects with active working groups in Slovak Republic:

1. IGCP Project No. 506 – MARINE AND NON-MARINE JURASSIC: BOUNDARY EVENTS AND CORRELATIONS
Leader of the national working group: Ján Schlögl, Department of Geology and Paleontology, Faculty of Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava (SK)
Duration: 2005-2010

2. IGCP Project No. 575 – PENNSYLVANIAN TERRESTRIAL HABITAS AND BIOTAS OF SOUTHEASTERN EUROAMERICA AND NORTHERN ASIA MINOR AND THEIR RELATION TO TECTONICS AND CLIMATE
Leader of the national working group: Prof. Dr. Anna Vozárová, Department of Mineralogy and Petrology, Faculty of Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava (SK)
Duration: 2010-2014