Irasema ALCÁNTARA-AYALA. (Mexico). Vice-President. of the IAG/AIG Executive Committee. In charge of International Relations and. Irasema Alcantara-Ayala is the author of Geomorphological Hazards and Disaster Prevention ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Geomorp. Professor Irasema Alcántara-Ayala will be leader of WP4. Prof. Alcántara-Ayala is a former Director and current Professor and Researcher of the Institute of.

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The following articles are merged in Scholar. Her research distinguished itself by the degree to which it ayzla theoretical and intensive field investigations with state-of-the-art science and technology, such as landslide instrumentation and monitoring, geographic information systems and satellite imagery. She has led a very distinguished career.

Slope instability on pyroclastic deposits: Her research, from a geographical perspective, is wlcantara on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk. New citations to this author.

She has closely collaborated with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention in Mexico, and published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, natural hazards and the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention. Additionally, she has taught both formal and specialized courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in different countries; training of students has been one of her main interests and commitments.

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New articles by this author. As such, she has very actively collaborated in Mexico with the Irasmea Centre for Disasters Prevention -CENAPRED- and has published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention.


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Paris, France, 49 Articles Cited by Co-authors. This publication emphasizes the urgent need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms. Articles 1—20 Show more. Diese Seite ist erreichbar unter: New articles related to this author’s research. Nature News, Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries Iraseam Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47, Email address for updates.

Mountain Research and Development 24 1, Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp. Of particular organisational and social significance are her election to, and enthusiastic participation in, leading international organisations, including the International Association of Geomorphologists, International Consortium of Landslides, International Geographical Union, the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk programme co-sponsored by the International Council for Science, the International Social Sciences Council, and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Their combined citations are counted only for the first article. Flowing mountains in Mexico: Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies. Landslides 12 2, Inshe got a Ph.


Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala. Natural hazards and risk communication strategies among indigenous communities: Journal of environmental management, Her efforts have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from a natural scientific point irxsema view, but also raised social awareness about the importance and the need for implementing disaster risk reduction strategies based on the understanding of root causes.

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She has published numerous peer reviewed papers and book chapters, as well as presented her work at several dozens of international meetings in the five continents; very frequently as an invited lecturer. Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: Mountain Research and Development 24 4, Journal of Mountain Science 3 1, Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: The good, the bad and the ugly: On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Recently, she has co-edited a book on geomorphological hazards and prevention of disasters, with a well-known scientist from the University of Oxford, which was published by Cambridge University Press.