ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction

Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk

Volume 6 Specific Topics in Landslide Science and Applications

Editors: Arbanas, Ž., Bobrowsky, P.T., Konagai, K., Sassa, K., Takara, K. (Eds.)

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  • Provides detailed information on the Kyoto2020 Commitment for Global Promotion of Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk (KS2020), a long-term and global framework for the landslide community to develop the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025
  • Focuses on landslide-induced-tsunamis and landslide hazard assessment at UNESCO designated sites (world heritage, global geopark and bioreserve)
  • Shows latest progress of more than 50 International Programme on Landslide Projects worldwide and 20 World Centre's of Excellence on Landslide Risk Reduction
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This book is a part of ICL new book series “ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction” founded in 2019. Peer-reviewed papers submitted to the Fifth World Landslide Forum were published in six volumes of this book series. This book contains the following parts:
• Impact of Large Ground Deformations near Seismic Faults on Critically Important Civil Infrastructures• Recent Progress in the Landslide Initiating Science• Earth Observation and Machine Learning in Landslide Science• General Landslide Studies
Professor Željko Arbanas is the Vice President of International Consortium on Landslides. He is a Professor of Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Rijeka, Croatia. He is the Assistant Editor-in-Chief of International Journal Landslides.
Professor Peter Bobrowsky is the President of International Consortium on Landslides. He is a Senior Scientist of Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, Canada.
Professor Kazuo Konagai is Professor Emeritus at the University of Tokyo and Principal Researcher at the ICL Headquarters. He serves as the Secretary-General of the Fifth World Landslide Forum.
Professor Kyoji Sassa is the Founding President and the Secretary-General of the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). He has been the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal Landslides since its foundation in 2004.
Professor Kaoru Takara is the Executive Director of International Consortium on Landslides. He is a Professor and Dean of Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies (GSAIS) in Human Survivability (Shishu-Kan), Kyoto University.

Table of contents (39 chapters)

Table of contents (39 chapters)
  • Recent Earthquakes that Hit Areas Covered and/or Underlain by Pyroclastic Matters and Their Impacts on Lifelines

    Pages 3-18

    Konagai, Kazuo (et al.)

  • Landslides in Recent Earthquakes and Damage to Lifelines

    Pages 19-26

    Konagai, Kazuo

  • Lessons Learned—Landslide Induced Lifelines Disasters from Past Earthquakess

    Pages 27-34

    Tang, Alex K.

  • Lessons from Recent Geo-Disasters in Hokkaido Under Earthquake

    Pages 35-43

    Kawamura, Shima

  • Relation Between Horizontal Direction of Crustal Deformation Surveyed on the Control Points and Area Ratio of the Slope Failures Triggered by the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake (Mj 7.3)

    Pages 45-54

    Sato, Hiroshi P. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk
Book Subtitle
Volume 6 Specific Topics in Landslide Science and Applications
Editors
  • Željko Arbanas
  • Peter T. Bobrowsky
  • Kazuo Konagai
  • Kyoji Sassa
  • Kaoru Takara
Series Title
ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-60713-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-60713-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-60712-8
Series ISSN
2662-1894
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 407
Number of Illustrations
48 b/w illustrations, 424 illustrations in colour
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