Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides: Volume 4 by Matjaž Mikoš,Nicola Casagli,Yueping Yin,Kyoji Sassa PDF

By Matjaž Mikoš,Nicola Casagli,Yueping Yin,Kyoji Sassa

ISBN-10: 331953484X

ISBN-13: 9783319534848

This quantity includes peer-reviewed papers from the Fourth international Landslide discussion board prepared by way of the overseas Consortium on Landslides (ICL), the worldwide advertising Committee of the overseas Programme on Landslides (IPL), collage of Ljubljana (UL) and Geological Survey of Slovenia in Ljubljana, Slovenia from may perhaps 29 to June 2, 2017. the entire selection of papers from the discussion board is released in 5 full-color volumes.

This fourth quantity includes the following:

• Earthquake-Induced Landslides

• Rainfall-Induced Landslides

• swift Landslides: particles Flows, Mudflows, fast Debris-Slides

• Landslides in Rocks and complicated Landslides: Rock Topples, Rock Falls, Rock Slides,Complex Landslides

• Landslides and different usual risks: Floods, Droughts, Wildfires, Tsunamis,

  Volcanoes

Prof. Matjaž Mikoš is the discussion board Chair of the Fourth global Landslide discussion board. he's the vp of foreign Consortium on Landslides and President of the Slovenian NationalPlatform for catastrophe danger Reduction.

Prof. Nicola Casagli is Founding member of the foreign Consortium on Landslides(ICL), professor on the college of Florence and founding father of the UNESCO Chair on geohydrological risks on the related University.

Prof. Yueping Yin is the President of the overseas Consortium on Landslides and the Chairman of the Committee of Geo-Hazards Prevention of China, and the executive Geologist of Geo-Hazard Emergency expertise, Ministry of Land and assets, P.R. China”.

Prof. Kyoji Sassa is the Founding President of the overseas Consortium on Landslides(ICL). he's govt Director of ICL and the Editor-in-Chief of overseas Journal“Landslides” on the grounds that its starting place in 2004.

IPL (International Programme on Landslides) is a programme of the ICL. The programme is controlled by means of the IPL worldwide promoting Committee together with ICL and ICL supportingorganizations, UNESCO, WMO, FAO, UNISDR, UNU, ICSU, WFEO, IUGS and IUGG. TheIPL contributes to the United countries overseas process for catastrophe relief and the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025.

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