Expeditions Schedule

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Scheduled / Future IODP Expeditions

Exp#
Dates
Ports
Indonesian Throughflow
Summary of science objectives
356  Jul 31 - Sep 30, 2015  Fremantle / Darwin
FY16 expeditions approved by the JR Facility Board, subject to availability of funds:
Maldives Monsoon
Summary of science objectives
359   Sep 30 - Nov 30, 2015  Darwin / Colombo

Indian Ridge Moho
Summary of science objectives

360   Nov 30, 2015 - Jan 30, 2016  Colombo / Port Louis, Mauritius
Southern African Climates and Agulhas Current Density Profile
Summary of science objectives
361   Jan 30 - Mar 31, 2016  Port Louis / Capetown

Sumatra Seismogenic Zone
Summary of science objectives

362   Jul 31 - Sep 30, 2016  Colombo / Singapore
FY17 expeditions approved by JR Facility Board, subject to availability of funds:
Western Pacific Warm Pool (799) 363   Sep 30 - Nov 30, 2016  Singapore / Guam
Mariana Convergent Margin (505 and 693-APL) 366  Nov 30, 2016 - Jan 2017  Guam / TBD
South China Sea Rifted Margin A (878-CPP) 367  Feb - March 2017  TBD / TBD
South China Sea Rifted Margin B (878-CPP) 368  April - May 2017  TBD / TBD
FY18 expeditions approved by JR Facility Board, subject to availability of funds:
Australia Cretaceous Climate and Tectonics (760) 369  Sept - Nov 2017  TBD / TBD
Hikurangi Subduction Margin (781A) TBD  TBD  TBD / TBD
(more to be added at the May 2016 JRFB meeting)  

Dates may be adjusted. Start dates reflect the initial port call day; the vessel will sail when ready. 

Chikyu Expeditions
#
Dates
 NanTroSEIZE Shallow Megasplay LTBMS 365   26 March - 27 April 2016 

358 

Exact dates subject to change.

Expeditions with Mission-Specific Platforms
#
Dates
Atlantis Massif Seafloor Processes: Serpentinization and Life  357   Oct 24 - Dec 9, 2015
Chicxulub K-T Impact Crater  364  2016
Expeditions approved by the ECORD Facility Board, subject to availability of funds: 
Antarctic Cenozoic Paleoclimate (813) early 2018
Arctic Ocean Paleoceanography (708) mid/late 2018

 

Completed International Ocean Discovery Program Expeditions (2014- ) 

Expeditions
#
IO
Dates
Ports
South China Sea Tectonics 
349 
USIO
Jan 26 - Mar 30, 2014 Hong Kong / Keelung
Izu Bonin Mariana: Rear Arc
USIO
Mar 30 - May 30, 2014 Keelung / Yokohama
Izu Bonin Mariana: Arc Origins
USIO
May 30 - Jul 30, 2014  Yokohama / Yokohama
Izu Bonin Mariana: Forearc
USIO
Jul 30 - Sep. 29, 2014 Yokohama / Keelung
Indian Monsoon Rainfall
JRSO
Nov 29, 2014 - Jan 29, 2015 Singapore / Singapore
Bengal Fan
JRSO
Jan 29 - Mar 31, 2015 Singapore / Columbo, Sri Lanka
Arabian Sea Monsoon (CPP)
JRSO
Mar 31 - May 31, 2015 Columbo / Mumbai

 



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