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Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

Volume 4 Diversity of Landslide Forms

Editors: Mikoš, M., Casagli, N., Yin, Y., Sassa, K. (Eds.)

  • Global coverage of different landslide formsTreats Complex landslides Presents examples of rapid landslides 

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This volume contains peer-reviewed papers from the Fourth World Landslide Forum organized by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), the Global Promotion Committee of the International Programme on Landslides (IPL), University of Ljubljana (UL) and Geological Survey of Slovenia in Ljubljana, Slovenia from May 29 to June 2, 2017. The complete collection of papers from the Forum is published in five full-color volumes.

This fourth volume contains the following:

• Earthquake-Induced Landslides

• Rainfall-Induced Landslides

• Rapid Landslides: Debris Flows, Mudflows, Rapid Debris-Slides

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

• Landslides and Other Natural Hazards: Floods, Droughts, Wildfires, Tsunamis,

  Volcanoes

Prof. Matjaž Mikoš is the Forum Chair of the Fourth World Landslide Forum. He is the Vice President of International Consortium on Landslides and President of the Slovenian NationalPlatform for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Prof. Nicola Casagli is Founding member of the International Consortium on Landslides(ICL), professor at the University of Florence and founder of the UNESCO Chair on geohydrological hazards at the same University.

Prof. Yueping Yin is the President of the International Consortium on Landslides and the Chairman of the Committee of Geo-Hazards Prevention of China, and the Chief Geologist of Geo-Hazard Emergency Technology, Ministry of Land and Resources, P.R. China”.

Prof. Kyoji Sassa is the Founding President of the International Consortium on Landslides(ICL). He is Executive Director of ICL and the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal“Landslides” since its foundation in 2004.

IPL (International Programme on Landslides) is a programme of the ICL. The programme is managed by the IPL Global Promotion Committee including ICL and ICL supportingorganizations, UNESCO, WMO, FAO, UNISDR, UNU, ICSU, WFEO, IUGS and IUGG. TheIPL contributes to the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction and the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025.

Table of contents (79 chapters)

  • Session Introduction Earthquake-Induced Landslide

    Konagai, Kazuo (et al.)

    Pages 3-4

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  • The Role of Simultaneous Impact of Exogenous and Endogenous Forces in Landslide Process Activation

    Niyazov, Rustam (et al.)

    Pages 5-14

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  • Local Terrain Relief: An Important Factor Influencing the Generation of Large Earthquake-Triggered Landslides

    Chen, Xiaoli (et al.)

    Pages 15-21

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  • Evaluation of Ground Shaking Characteristics in Residential Land Based on T/R Frequency Ratio of Microtremor

    Hata, Yoshiya (et al.)

    Pages 23-35

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  • Critical Displacement of Earthquake-Triggered Catastrophic Landslides

    Yang, Che-Ming (et al.)

    Pages 37-46

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides
Book Subtitle
Volume 4 Diversity of Landslide Forms
Editors
  • Matjaž Mikoš
  • Nicola Casagli
  • Yueping Yin
  • Kyoji Sassa
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-53485-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-53485-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-53484-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 707
Number of Illustrations and Tables
54 b/w illustrations, 500 illustrations in colour
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