SEDI Symposia and Meetings
SEDI 2020

The 17th Symposium of SEDI will be held in Taipei, Taiwan, 6-10 July 2020.


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Previous Symposia organized by SEDI
Year Date Location Link
1988 "Structure and Dynamics of the Core and Adjacent Mantle"
held in conjunction with the 17th International Conference of the Committee on Mathematical Geophysics
23-25 June, 1988 Blanes, Spain Dialog #2
1990 "Reversals, secular variation and dynamo theory"
6-10 August, 1990 Santa Fe, NM, USA Dialog #4
1992 "The Core-Mantle Boundary Region: Structure and Dynamics"
6-10 July, 1992 Mizusawa, Japan Dialog #6
1994 "The Earth's Deep Interior"
proceedings appeared in volume 91, pages 1-186 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 1995
7-12 August, 1994 Whistler Mountain, BC, Canada Dialog #8
1996 Symposium in 1996
held in conjunction with the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting sponsored by the AGU.
23-26 July, 1996 Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Dialog #10
1998 "Voyage To The Center of The Earth"
proceedings appeared in volume 117 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2000
5-10 July, 1998 Tours, France
2000 "SEDI 2000"
proceedings appeared in volume 128 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2001
30 July-4 August, 2000 Exeter, UK Dialog #11
2002 "Geophysical and Geochemical Evolution of the Deep Earth"
proceedings appeared in Volume 140 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2003
22-26 July, 2002 Granlibakken, Tahoe City, CA, USA Dialog #12
2004 "SEDI 2004"
proceedings appeared in Volume 153 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2005
4-9 July, 2004 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany Dialog #13
2006 "SEDI 2006"
proceedings appeared in Volume 101, number 5 & 6 of Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics, 2007
9-14 July, 2006 Prague, The Czech Republic Dialog #14
2008 "SEDI 2008"
proceedings appeared in Volume 178 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2010
27-31 July, 2008 Kunming, China
2010 "SEDI 2010"
proceedings appeared in volume 188 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2011
19-23 July, 2010 Santa Barbara, CA, USA
2012 "SEDI 2012"
proceedings appeared in volume 223 of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 2013
1-6 July, 2012 Leeds, UK
2014 "SEDI 2014"
proceedings appeared in Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 2015
3-8 August, 2014 Shonan Village Center, Kanagawa, Japan Link
2016 "SEDI 2016"
24-29 July, 2016 Nantes, France Link
2018 "SEDI 2018"
8-13 July, 2018 Edmonton, Canada Link
2020 "SEDI 2020"
6-10 July, 2020 Taipei, Taiwan Link

Minutes of SEDI Business Meetings

Minutes were taken at several SEDI meetings prior to 1999 but minutes from back meetings have not been processed for the web page at this time.

July 21, 1999

August 27, 2001

Other SEDI Business Meeting Minutes can be found in issues of the Deep Earth Dialog

SEDI's involvement in other symposia

  • Official co-sponsor of Union Symposium 6: "Dynamics of the Earth's Deep Interior and Earth's Rotation" at the IUGG General Assembly at Vienna in August, 1991.

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  • At the IUGG General Assembly at Boulder, Colorado in July, 1995, co-sponsor of the following IASPEI sessions:
    • SJS5, "Core-Mantle Boundary Region"
    • SJS7, "Mantle dynamics and the geological record"
    • SJS8, "Modeling the Earth's Interior"
    • SW2, "Thermoelastic Properties of Deep Mantle Phases"
    • SW11, "Deja Q: Anelasticity of the Earth's Deep Interior",
    • VJS4, "Geochemical and Geophysical Signatures of Mantle Plumes"

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  • Sponsor of several sessions at the IUGG General Assembly at Sapporo, Japan in July, 2003.
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  • Sponsor of several sessions at the IUGG General Assembly at Perugia, Italy in July, 2007.

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  • Co-sponsor of several scientific sessions at the assemblies of IAGA and IASPEI in 1989, 1993, and 2001.

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  • Co-sponsor of numerous sessions at the meetings of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), the European Geophysical Society (EGS) and the European Union of Geoscience (EUG), now European Geosciences Union (EGU).
  • Summaries of many of these sessions may be found in past issues of the Deep Earth Dialog.