©Ifremer, Stephane Lesbats



Gulf of Cadiz


Sea of Marmara



Second FLOWS Training School, Hallsannery

The second COST FLOWS Training Scholl took place in Hallsannery, Devon (UK) from May 9 May 13 2017. Eighteen participants from Europe, Canada, Australia and Pakistan attended the course on “Heat and fluid flow modeling and Petroleum systems”. Please download a report here.





New COST Vademecum

Please download the new COST Vademecum  from May 2017 here:

COST Vademecum


First FLOWS Training School, Plouzané

The First FLOWS Training School was held at the IFREMER facilities in Plouzané (Brest, France). 16 Trainees from 8 European countries were working from 21st to 25th November 2016 on the detection of gas emissions from the seafloor using multibeam echo soundings.  





FLOWS mid-term meeting,
Heraklion 11.03.2016

Geoscientists from across Europe with various fields of expertise recently met in Heraklion, Crete (2 - 4 Mar. 2016) to discuss future collaborations that will advance our knowledge of geological hazards, such as earthquakes, in the southern European seas.

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New Manuscript

New manuscript on the rise of crustal-derived fluids and mud volcanism in deep sea by Hensen et al. (2015, Geology)

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New manuscript on seismic precursors related to changes in fluid pluid pressures at oceanic transform faults by Géli et al. (2014, Nature Geoscience).

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