The new year has already been on its way for a while now and fellows are working hard. A year packed with training activities, workshops, field trips and meetings is entering the hot phase. We are pleased to welcome Paraskevi Ioannidi (GFZ Potsdam), the last missing fellow: Welcome to ZIP, Io!
The newsletter starts with a look back into 2014 at the scientific short-course on “Active seismic data processing and inversion” in Barcelona (November 24-28 2014). The coverage on upcoming ZIP activities include the short-course on “Analytical Geochemistry” in Bern (May 18-22), the Mid-Term-Review in Paris (June 2) and the associated private mini-workshop organized in Rueil-Malmaison by our associate partner IFP-EN (June 4-5), the ZIP Starter 1 cruise (July 4-23), several activities in conjunction with the ZIP consolidator in Antofagasta, Chile (October 5-17) and the short-course on “Rock mechanics and experimental rheology” in Paris (October 26-30).