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ISBN: 9780128101728 - Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam

ISBN10: 9780128101728  ISBN13: 9780128101728
Publisher: Elsevier
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 13 Nov 2017
ISBN: 9783319028828 - Disaster Recovery: Tools and Case Studies 2016 Disaster Recovery: Tools and Case Studies 2016
Stephen Platt

ISBN10: 9783319028828  ISBN13: 9783319028828
Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 08 Feb 2018
This book presents a model for effective disaster management decision-making and offers tools to help manage recovery. It draws lessons from ten different disasters throughout the world, detailing the successes as well as failures in each region. More

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ISBN: 9783319300146 - The L'Aquila Trial Revisited 2017 The L'Aquila Trial Revisited 2017
Massimiliano Stucchi

ISBN10: 9783319300146  ISBN13: 9783319300146
Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 07 Aug 2017
This book summarizes and critically reviews the complex story of the L'Aquila trial, in which five scientists and two civil protection officers were prosecuted for manslaughter after the earthquake of 6 April 2009 and sentenced to six... More
ISBN: 9781604697001 - Land on Fire Land on Fire
Gary Ferguson

ISBN10: 9781604697001  ISBN13: 9781604697001
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 28 Jun 2017
ISBN: 9789811029349 - Earthquake-Induced Landslides Earthquake-Induced Landslides
Yingbin Zhang

ISBN10: 9789811029349  ISBN13: 9789811029349
Publisher: Springer Verlag, Singapore
Edition: 1st ed. 2017
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 09 Jun 2017
This book sheds new light on improved methods for the study of the initiation and run-out of earthquake-induced landslides. It includes an initiation study method that considers tension-shear failure mechanism; an improved, rigorous... More
ISBN: 9780547792088 - Megafire Megafire
Michael Kodas

ISBN10: 9780547792088  ISBN13: 9780547792088
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 06 Jun 2017
ISBN: 9784431564799 - Participatory Mangrove Management in a Changing Climate 2017 Participatory Mangrove Management in a Changing Climate 2017
Dasgupta, Rajarshi (EDT)/ Shaw, Rajib (EDT)

ISBN10: 9784431564799  ISBN13: 9784431564799
Publisher: Springer Verlag, Japan
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 10 Apr 2017
This book outlines the performance and management of mangrove forests in the changing climatic scenario of the Asia-Pacific region, drawing examples and lessons from the national and community-driven mangrove conservation programs from the... More
ISBN: 9789811028922 - Hurricane Monitoring with Spaceborne Synthetic Aperture Radar Hurricane Monitoring with Spaceborne Synthetic Aperture Radar
Li, Xiaofeng (EDT)

ISBN10: 9789811028922  ISBN13: 9789811028922
Publisher: Springer Verlag, Singapore
Edition: 1st ed. 2017
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 10 Apr 2017
This book discusses in detail the science and morphology of powerful hurricane detection systems. It broadly addresses new approaches to monitoring hazards using freely available images from the European Space Agency's (ESA's) Sentinel... More
ISBN: 9783642381829 - Effects of Volcanic Ash on Infrastructure 2017 Effects of Volcanic Ash on Infrastructure 2017
Thomas Wilson

ISBN10: 9783642381829  ISBN13: 9783642381829
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 09 Apr 2017
Explosive eruptions have the potential to distribute ashfall across large areas, resulting in physical and chemical impacts to infrastructure essential for society's normal functioning, causing disruptions of service which may lead to economic and... More
ISBN: 9783319440958 - Observing the Volcano World Observing the Volcano World
Fearnley, Carina (EDT)/ Bird, Deanne (EDT)/ Golly, Jill (EDT)/ Haynes, Katharine (EDT)/ McGuire, Bill (EDT)

ISBN10: 9783319440958  ISBN13: 9783319440958
Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 06 Apr 2017
This book provides a comprehensive overview of volcanic crisis research, the goal being to establish ways of successfully applying volcanology in practice and to identify areas that need to be addressed for future progress. It shows how volcano... More