International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior (IAVCEI)
Association internationale de volcanologie et de chimie de l'intérieur de la Terre (AIVCIT)
1919 Brussels Belgium
Founded 1919, Brussels (Belgium), as International Association of Vulcanology -- Association internationale de volcanologie, a constituent association of A-XA2722 - International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG). Present name adopted 1967. Statutes and By-Laws adopted 1960, Helsinki (Finland); revised: 1967, Zurich (Switzerland); 1979, Canberra (Australia). Constituent association of IUGG, which is one of the 20 Scientific Unions grouped within: H-XA1752 - International Council for Science (ICSU).
Study scientific problems related to volcanoes and volcanic processes, past and present, and to the chemistry of the Earth's interior; encourage, initiate and coordinate research and promote international cooperation in these studies; arrange for the discussion and publication of results of scientific research on volcanology and on the chemistry of the Earth's interior; encourage volcanologists to alert appropriate authorities to the importance of adequate surveillance of active and potentially active volcanoes and of volcanic risk assessment.
Events2021 | Rotorua, New Zealand – Scientific Assembly
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Executive Committee; Bureau. IAVCEI Commissions (25), including: E-XE2832 - IASPEI/IAVCEI Commission on Volcano Seismology; E-XE2723 - IASPEI/IAVCEI Joint Commission on Physics and Chemistry of Earth Materials; K-XJ3926 - International Volcanic Health Hazard Network (IVHHN); E-XE1351 - World Organization of Volcano Observatories (WOVO); E-XE2180 - International Heat Flow Commission (IHFC).
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