Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV)

INGV-logoIstituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) is one of the largest research institutions of Earth Sciences in Europe. Its main mission is the monitoring and study of geophysical phenomena in both the solid and fluid components of the Earth. INGV manages monitoring networks and collects, inspects and disseminates data in the field of seismology, volcanology, geomagnetism, geochemistry and marine sciences. INGV is the reference institution for Italian governmental bodies in the field of geo-hazards. INGV presently is coordinator of the ESFRI EMSO.