Welcome on the website of the ICDP-Germany

The ICDP coordination office coordinates and supports scientific activities within the frame of the International Continental Drilling Program (ICDP) at German Institues. Here you find useful information on ongoing ICDP campaigns and respective DFG-projects (German Research Foundation) funded within the priority program ‚SPP1006 – ICDP Germany‘.

  • New Volume (December 2019): Scientific Drilling Vol. 26


  • Innovative Exploration Drilling and Data Acquisition Research School (I-EDDA-RS)
    Call to apply for training courses on novel methods in the field of mineral exploration.
    Topics are "Scientific methods applied to deep mineral exploration”, “Exploration engineering” and “The life cycle of exploration data”.
    More information can be found at

  • ICDP Training Course on Continental Scientific Drilling
    Held from October 11-16, 2020 at the Geocenter KTB in Windischeschenbach (Germany).
    This training course will touch upon all relevant aspects of continental scientific drilling.
    Deadline for application is August 7, 2020.
    Please send your application to icdp-outreach@gfz-potsdam.de.
    More information on ICDP training measures can be found at www.icdp-online.org.