The website of the El'gygytgyn Drilling Project is represented by Prof. Dr. Martin Melles, Institute of Geology und Mineralogy of the University of Cologne.

The pictures, fotos and contents published on our website are protected by copyright. Any use not permitted by the German Copyright Act like copying files/data and/or unauthorized modification of data is prohibited. All rights are owned by the authors resp. the El'gygytgyn International Science Crew or the partner institutions.

third party links
The inclusion of links leads to the El'gygytgyn Drilling Project's (EDP) co-responsibility of the material offered via these links only if we have detailed knowledge of the content and only if its possible to avoid - technically and reasonably - the illegal use of these links. Our web site contains links to third party information providers. We have no influence on the contents or reliability of the web sites of these third party information providers. The following therefore applies to all links: "We have no influence on the design and contents of third party internet web sites. We therefore expressly distance ourself from the material of all third party internet web sites, even if our website links to these external sites." The declaration is valid for all links given on our web site.

design, webmaster and contact person
Friederike Schuerhoff-Goeters

Institute of Geology und Mineralogy
University of Cologne
Zuelpicher Str. 49A
D - 50674 Cologne


Elgygytgyn Drilling Project
Technical contact:
Andreas Vogt
changed: 13. August 2015
created:  3. February 2011