Physics Department
( formerly Department of Geophysics)

Fifth Framework Programme 1998-2002

Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development


Application of practical experience gained from two recent large earthquakes in the South Iceland seismic zone in the context of earthquake prediction research to develop technology for improving preparedness and mitigating risk

Contract no. EVG1-CT-2002-00073

Start date: February 1, 2003
End date: July 31, 2005



Coordinator: Ragnar Stefansson
Icelandic Meteorological Office, Physics Department
Bustadavegur 9, 150 Reykjavik, Iceland
Telephones: 522 6000 / 466 3125, Fax: 522 6001

Science Programme Officer: Denis Peter
European Commission - DG Research
Environment and Sustainable Development Programme
Unit: Environment and Climate systems;
Sector: Natural Disasters
Central EC postal address:
EC DG Research
Office: CDMA 21 - 3/120
B - 1049 Brussels, Belgium
Telephone: +32-2-295 8446 or 2966618, Fax: +32-2-2995755

PREPARED Kick-off meeting 
February 24-26, 2003

PREPARED Mid-Term Meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland, 
January 30-31, 2004