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Creating a digital database of tephra fallout distribution and frequency in Japan

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Applied Volcanology, Vol 11, Iss 1, Pp 1-12 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract Tephra fallout is a potential hazard to livelihoods, critical infrastructure, and health, even in areas that are far from volcanoes. Therefore, it is important to quantitatively evaluate tephra fall hazards for both residents and infrastructur...

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Influence of the thermal effect on quasi-static shear characteristics of calcareous soil: an experimental study

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-8 (2022)

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Abstract: Abstract In principle, the mechanical properties of soil particles are irreversibly changed after particles are subjected to heating. Accordingly, this study performed ring-shear tests on calcareous sand samples subjected to high temperatures to qualit...

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Report on the 20th International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction, 16–19 August 2022, Kanazawa, Japan

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-6 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract The joint event of 20th International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction (20th ISGdR) was held onsite and online during 16–19 August 2022 in Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan. This symposium focused on the theme of “the reduction of t...

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Towards real-time probabilistic ash deposition forecasting for New Zealand

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Applied Volcanology, Vol 11, Iss 1, Pp 1-13 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract Volcanic ashfall forecasts are highly dependent on eruption source parameters (ESPs) and synoptic weather conditions at the time and location of the eruption. In New Zealand, MetService and GNS Science have been jointly developing an ashfall f...

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Spatio-temporal forecasting of future volcanism at Harrat Khaybar, Saudi Arabia

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Applied Volcanology, Vol 11, Iss 1, Pp 1-21 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract The 180,000 km2 of Arabian lava fields (“harrats” in Arabic) form one of the largest distributed basaltic provinces in the world. The most recent eruption in 1256 AD, on the outskirts of Medina, as well as shallow dike emplacement in 2009, ~ 2...

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Distribution feature and development characteristics of geohazards in Wudu district, Gansu province, Northwest China

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-19 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract Background The study area located at southeast Gansu, China, has long been afflicted by the intense occurrence of geohazards. The study area is characterized by interleaving terrain of precipitous mountains and valley basins, abundant precipit...

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A state-of-the-art examination of disaster management in Sierra Leone: the implementation drawbacks, research gaps, advances, and prospects

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-15 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract Unfolding events have shown that Sierra Leone is enduring various disasters at a worrying rate. While progress is being made in disaster management, activities that degrade the fragile ecosystem, exacerbated by climate change, poverty, and bad...

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Characteristics of physical properties of the sliding and its surrounding layers in landslides caused by the 2018 Hokkaido Eastern Iburi Earthquake

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-13 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract A 6.6-Mw earthquake struck the Iburi region of Hokkaido, Japan, in 2018, triggering massive landslides. Most of these landslides were shallow and occurred mostly in the Atsuma and Abira towns. Ta-c and Ta-d tephra layers have been found in the...

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Probability of failure estimation for highway bridges under combined effects of uncorrelated multiple hazards

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Resilient Cities and Structures, Vol 1, Iss 3, Pp 79-93 (2022)

Abstract: Majority of the highly populated regions of the United States are susceptible to multiple natural hazards. In such regions, the design and construction of structures under multiple hazards are critical to achieve the appropriate structural performance ...

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Successful emergency evacuation from a catastrophic loess landslide reactivated by the torrential rain in October 2021 in Tianshui, Ganusu, NW China

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geoenvironmental Disasters, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-10 (2022)

Abstract: Abstract Background At the beginning of October 2021, the northwest China suffered torrential rainfall and several loess landslides were induced in Northwest China. This work presents a typical case (the Zhongzhai landslide) reactivated during this per...

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