Programme Groups

TS6 –  Convergent settings
The Alpine-Himalayan orogeny: from the Mediterranean to SE Asia (co-organized)
Convener: Alastair Robertson  | Co-Conveners: Laurent Jolivet , Claudio Faccenna , Rob Govers , Paolo Ballato , Angela Landgraf , Taylor Schildgen , Franz Neubauer 
Geodynamic evolution of the Zagros Mountains
Convener: Olivier Lacombe  | Co-Conveners: Bernhard Grasemann , Guy Simpson 
Cratons and surrounding mobile belts: evolution, interplay and interferences. The West African case study
Convener: Lenka Baratoux  | Co-Conveners: Jean-Paul Liegeois , Mark Jessell 
Ophiolites, blueschists and mélanges in convergent margin tectonics (co-organized)
Co-Conveners: Manuel Pubellier , Philippe Agard , Gian Andrea Pini 
Orogenic plateaux
Convener: Mark Allen  | Co-Conveners: Joseph Martinod , Dominique Chardon , Monireh Kheirkhah , Mehmet Keskin , Karel Schulmann , Eric Blanc 
Caribbean and South American subduction zones: subduction processes and resulting tectonics, seismogenesis and fore-arc evolution (co-organized)
Convener: Boris Marcaillou  | Co-Conveners: Paola Vannucchi , Ernst Flueh 
Subduction zone dynamics: A slab's journey in the upper and lower mantle (co-organized)
Convener: Susanne Buiter  | Co-Convener: Douwe J. J. van Hinsbergen 
Subduction zone dynamics: seismogenic zone and forearc deformation (co-organized)
Convener: Nina Kukowski  | Co-Conveners: Hans-Peter Bunge , Taras Gerya , John McCloskey , Frederik Tilmann 
Dynamic aspects of mountain building and land surface stability: Linking field-based studies to crustal-scale models (co-organized)
Convener: Kurt Stüwe  | Co-Conveners: Deta Gasser , Christine Franke