Schedule for Expedition 354

International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) Expedition 354 is based on IODP drilling proposal Number 552-Full3 (available at Following ranking by the IODP Scientific Advisory Structure, the expedition was scheduled for the R/V JOIDES Resolution, operating under contract with the U.S. Implementing Organization (USIO). At the time of publication of this Scientific Prospectus, the expedition is scheduled to start in Singapore on 29 January 2015 and end in Columbo, Sri Lanka, on 31 March 2015. A total of 50 days will be available for the drilling, coring, and downhole measurements described in this report (Table T1; for the current detailed schedule, see Further details about the facilities aboard the JOIDES Resolution and the USIO can be found at