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Innovation and Discovery in Russian Science and Engineering

Natural Hazards and Risk Research in Russia

Editors: Svalova, Valentina (Ed.)

  • Maximizes reader understanding of natural hazards research and risk analysis in Russia 
  • Explains relevance and application of primary tools and practices in risk study
  • Clarifies similarities and differences in fundamental concepts and principles across the discipline
  • Directs geologists, engineers, architects, planners, teachers, students, and others to authoritative sources
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About this book

This book presents natural hazards and risk--one of the fastest-growing and most relevant fields of pure and applied research within geosciences and environmental engineering—from a multi-disciplinary perspective. It examines principles, concepts, and paradigms derived from diverse research studies, and explains operational terms, materials, tools, techniques, and methods used in practice. Collecting the expertise of more than 60 scientists and expert practitioners from across Russia, this authoritative volume is ideal for the diverse range of researchers and professionals concerned with the interaction of natural hazards and the built environment.

  • Maximizes reader understanding of natural hazards research and risk analysis in Russia;
  • Explains relevance and application of primary tools and practices in risk study;
  • Clarifies similarities and differences in fundamental concepts and principles across the discipline;
  • Directs geologists, engineers, architects, planners, teachers, students, and others to authoritative sources.

 

 


About the authors

Dr. ​Valentina Svalova is Leading Scientist of the Sergeev Institute of Environmental Geoscience, Russian Academy of Sciences (IEG RAS)

Table of contents (26 chapters)

  • Technogenesis and Natural Disasters

    Osipov, Victor (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Complications and Prospects of the Hydrogeological Substantiation of Drainage in Deep Tunnels

    Batrak, G. I. (et al.)

    Pages 9-16

  • Probabilistic Approach to Forecasting of the Risk Caused by Groundwater Contamination

    Galitskaya, Irina (et al.)

    Pages 17-42

  • Landslide and Seismic Monitoring Systems

    Ginzburg, Alexander (et al.)

    Pages 43-62

  • Early-Warning Landslide Monitoring System

    Ginzburg, Alexander (et al.)

    Pages 63-85

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-91833-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-91832-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Natural Hazards and Risk Research in Russia
Editors
  • Valentina Svalova
Series Title
Innovation and Discovery in Russian Science and Engineering
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-91833-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-91833-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-91832-7
Series ISSN
2520-8047
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 399
Number of Illustrations and Tables
59 b/w illustrations, 148 illustrations in colour
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