InterRidge promotes interdisciplinary, international studies of oceanic spreading centers by creating a global research community, planning and coordinating new science programs that no single nation can achieve alone, exchanging scientific information, and sharing new technologies and facilities. InterRidge is dedicated to reaching out to the public, scientists and governments, and to providing a unified voice for ocean ridge researchers worldwide.

A Call for Deep-Ocean Stewardship

For your interest, please find link to a paper published yesterday in Science Policy Forum, entitled “A Call for De

The Chinese version of the third decade plan is published online

The chinese translation of the third decade plan is published online. 

http://www.interridge.org/files/interridge/Third_Decade_Plan_Chinese_1.pdf

GSNOCS offers postgraduate training at PhD level in a world leading, dynamic research environment.

Graduate School of the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (GSNOCS) offers postgraduate training at

Cruise Bursaries

InterRidge Cruise Bursaries

InterRidge supports Cruise Bursaries to help early career ridge-crest scientists to participate in mid-ocean ridge research cruises. Bursaries are awarded for travel and subsistence costs required to join the cruise. We invite graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to apply.

Third Decadal Plan


INTERRIDGE: THIRD DECADAL PLAN 2014-23

From ridge crest to deep-ocean trench: Formation and Evolution of the Oceanic Crust and Its Interaction with the Ocean, Biosphere, Climate and Human Society