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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She has published numerous peer reviewed papers and book chapters, as alcantaraa as presented her work at several dozens of international meetings in the five continents; very frequently as an invited lecturer.

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Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, The following articles are merged in Scholar. She has closely collaborated with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention in Mexico, and published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other alcantarw, natural hazards and the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention.

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Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 18 15 iindex 27 Moscow, Russia Verified email at mitp. Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: Inshe got a Ph.


Geomorphological hazards xyala disaster prevention. The good, the bad and the ugly: Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp. On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Their combined citations are counted only for the first article.

Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47, Landsliding related to land-cover change: Alcanrara instability on pyroclastic deposits: Paris, France, 49 Mountain Research and Development 24 4, Her efforts have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from ayaala natural scientific point of 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.

New citations to this author. Her research distinguished itself by the degree to which it combines 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.


Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: New articles related to this author’s research.

Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

This publication emphasizes the urasema need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms.

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As such, she has very actively collaborated in Mexico with the National 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.

Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk. This “Cited by” count includes citations to the following articles in Scholar. Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies. Diese Seite ist erreichbar unter: