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Trigger Effects in Geosystems


Gevorg Kocharyan , Andrey Lyakhov


This book is the result of collaboration within the frames of the 5th International Conference "Trigger Effects in Geosystems" held in the Institute of Geosphere Dynamics of Russian Academy of Sciences, June 2019.This book aims to raise awareness about different...


Parution : 2019-11-16

Palaeohydrology


Alessandro Fontana , Jürgen Herget


The book provides a review of the most relevant topics on the booming discipline of palaeohydrology and focuses on previous extreme events like exceptional floods and droughts. Reviews written by leading experts of their fields are combined with selected key studies and...


Parution : 2019-06-29

The Geology of Iberia: A Geodynamic Approach


José Tomás Oliveira , Cecilio Quesada


Pursuing an innovative, global approach, this unique book provides an updated review of the geology of Iberia and its continental margins from a geodynamic perspective. Owing to its location close to successive plate margins, Iberia has played a pivotal role in the...


Parution : 2019-05-28

The Geology of Iberia: A Geodynamic Approach


José Tomás Oliveira , Cecilio Quesada


Adopting a global approach, this unique book provides an updated review of the geology of Iberia and its continental margins from a geodynamic perspective. Owing to its location close to successive plate margins, Iberia has played a pivotal role in the geodynamic...


Parution : 2019-05-11

Earthquake and Disaster Risk: Decade Retrospective of the Wenchuan Earthquake


Yong-Gang Li


This book presents review papers and research articles focusing on the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in Sichuan, China, discussing cross-disciplinary and multiple thematic aspects of modern seismological, geophysical, geological and stochastic methodology and technology....


Parution : 2019-05-04

Tsunami Generation and Propagation


Tatsuhiko Saito


This book introduces a framework of tsunami modelling from generation to propagation, aimed at application to the new observation started in Japan after the devastating tsunami of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake. About 150 seismic and tsunami sensors were deployed in a...


Parution : 2019-01-23

Disasters: Core Concepts and Ethical Theories


Vilius Dranseika , Bert Gordijn , Dónal P. O’Mathúna


This Open Access Book is the first to examine disasters from a multidisciplinary perspective. Justification of actions in the face of disasters requires recourse both to conceptual analysis and ethical traditions. Part 1 of the book contains chapters on how disasters...


Parution : 2018-10-16

Physical Geology of Shallow Magmatic Systems


Christoph Breitkreuz , Sergio Rocchi


This book offers a high-level summary of shallow magmatic systems (dykes, sills and laccoliths) to support geoscience master and PhD students, scientists and practicing professionals. The product of the LASI (Laccoliths and Sills conference) workshop, it comprises...


Parution : 2018-03-23
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Tsunami Propagation in Tidal Rivers


Elena Tolkova


Using observations of the 2011-Tohoku and some other tsunamis in rivers as a starting point for analytical and numerical exploration, this book suggests a basis for predicting tsunami impacts in a river after the wave has transitioned into the river’s channel.  


Parution : 2018-01-10

The 2016 Mw 7.1 Kumamoto Earthquake


Aiming Lin


This book shows the deformation characteristics of coseismic surface ruptures produced by the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake and the relationship between the Aso volcano and active faults. In particular, the rupturing mechanisms and processes involved in the seismogenic...


Parution : 2017-11-20
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