Planned expeditions

FS Sonne
Cruise:
SO299 DYNAMET
Chief scientist: Philipp Brandl (MMR)
Duration: 06.06.-29.07.2023
Ports: Townsville (Australia) – Singapore
with ROV Kiel 6000

     

    Completed expeditions

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-267          Project:  ARCHIMEDES (Lau Basin/Fonualei Rifts)

    Chief Scientist:  Mark Hannington / Heidrun Kopp (GDY)

    Duration: 10.12.2018 - 25.01.2019          

    Ports:  Suva (Fiji) - Suva (Fiji)

    • with AUV Abyss

     

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-265          Project:  SHATSKY-EVOLUTION

    Chief Scientist:  Jörg Geldmacher

    Duration: 28.08.2018 - 09.10.2018          

    Ports:  Tomakomai (Japan) - Kaohsiung (Taiwan)

     

    R/V Merian

    Cruise:  MSM-75          Project:   Helmholtz POF „OCEANS“

    Chief Scientist:  Colin Devey

    Duration: 30.06.2018 - 08.08.2018          

    Ports:  Reykjavik (Iceland) - Reykjavik (Iceland)

    • with AUV Abyss and ROV Phoca

     

    R/V Poseidon

    Cruise:  POS-522          Project:   GEOMAR

    Chief Scientist:  Armin Freundt

    Duration: 08.04.2018 - 27.04.2018          

    Ports:  Catania (Italy) - Malaga (Spain)

     

    R/V Meteor

    Cruise: M-141/1          Project:  Helmholtz POF „OCEANS“

    Chief Scientist: Thor Hansteen

    Duration: 09.09.2017 - 03.10.2017

    Ports: Las Palmas (Spain) - Ponta Delgada, Azoren (Portugal)

    Investigation areaAtlantik, Azoren

     

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-258/1          Project:  INGON

    Chief Scientist:  Reinhard Werner

    Duration: 08.06.2017 - 08.07.2017          

    Ports:   Fremantle (Australia) - Colombo (Sri Lanka)

    Investigation areaIndian Ocean

     

    R/V Poseidon

    Cruise:  POS-513          Project:   GEOMAR

    Chief Scientist:  Armin Freundt

    Duration: 09.05.2017 - 24.05.2017          

    Ports:  Heraklion (Greece) - Heraklion (Greece)

    Investigation areaMediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea

     

    R/V Poseidon

    Cruise:  POS-511          Project:   GEOMAR

    Chief Scientist:  Jörg Geldmacher

    Duration: 01.04.2017 - 22.04.2017          

    Ports:  Heraklion (Greece) - Heraklion (Greece)

    Investigation areaMediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea

     

    R/V Poseidon

    Cruise:  POS-510          Project:   GEOMAR

    Chief Scientist:  Mark Hannington

    Duration: 06.03.2017 - 29.03.2017          

    Ports:  Catania (Italy) - Heraklion (Greece)

    Investigation areaMediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea

     

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-255          Project:  VITIAZ

    Chief Scientist:  Kaj Hoernle

    Duration: 02.03.2017 - 11.04.2017          

    Ports:   Auckland (New Zealand) - Auckland (New Zealand)

    Investigation areaColville Ridge, Havre Trough, Kermadec Ridge, Kermadec Fore Arc

     

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-249/2          Project:  BERING

    Chief Scientist:  Reinhard Werner

    Duration: 17.07.2016 - 13.08.2016          

    Ports:   Petropavlovsk (Russia) - Tomakomai (Japan)

    Investigation areaWestern Bering Sea, Chukotka- and Beringia-continental margins, Western Aleutian Islands

    Programm: s. SO-249/1.   

     

    R/V James Cook

    Cruise: JC-138          Project: Blue Mining II

    Chief Scientist: Dr. Bramley Murton  /  GEOMAR: Dr. Sven Petersen

    Duration: 07.07.2016 - 24.08.2016

    Ports: Ponta Delgada, Acores (Portugal) - Ponta Delgada, Acores (Portugal)

    Investigation area: Mid-Atlantic Ridge

    • Rockdrill 2, controlled-source marine EM

      

    R/V Sonne

    Cruise:  SO-249/1          Project:  BERING

    Chief Scientist:  Kaj Hoernle

    Duration: 06.06.2016 - 15.07.2016          

    Ports:   Petropavlovsk (Russia) - Tomakomai (Japan)

    Investigation area: Western Aleutian Islands, Northwest Pacific Ocean

     

    R/V Meteor

    Cruise: M127          Project: Blue Mining

    Chief Scientist: Dr. Sven Petersen  /  Dr. Jörg Bialas

    Duration: 25.05.2016 - 28.06.2016

    Ports: Bridgetown (Barbados) - Ponta Delgada, Acores (Portugal)

    • AUV Abyss, seismic

      

    R/V Falkor

    Cruise: FK160320            Project: Virtual Vents 

    Chief Scientist:  Tom Kwasnitschka

    Duration: 20.03.2016 - 02.04.2016          

    Ports: Suva (Fiji) - Suva (Fiji)

    Investigation area: Lau Basin, Western Pacific Ocean

      

    R/V Poseidon

    Cruise:  POS-494        Project: El Hierro

    Chief Scientist: Prof. Mark Hannington

    Duration: 04.02.2016 - 15.02.2016         

    Ports: Las Palmas (Spain) - Las Palmas (Spain) 

    Programme: Hydrothermal activity related to young submarine volcanism off-shire El Hierro, Canary Islands.

    • submersible JAGO