Deep Carbon Observatory Thematic Institute


This DCO Thematic Institute is organized at UC Berkeley in conjunction with the 2015 CIDER summer program from July 1 to July 3rd, 2016. See the DCO meeting site for details on the scientific motivation and the Deep Carbon Observatory program.


  • Terry Plank (LDEO, Columbia Univ., NY, US)
  • Donald B Dingwell (Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany)
  • Rajdeep Dasgupta (Rice Univ., TX, US)
  • Mike Burton (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Sezione di Pisa, Italy)
  • Barbara Romanowicz Ex-officio (Univ. of California, Berkeley, US)

This Institute is supported by a combination of sources: a grant from the Sloan Foundation, the CIDER NSF/FESD grant, as well as support from DCO

Deep Carbon Observatory Thematic Institute:

"Carbon from the Mantle to the Surface"

June 30 to July 3, 2015, U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley (CA), USA