Landslide Science for a Safer Geoenvironment

Volume 3: Targeted Landslides

  • Kyoji Sassa
  • Paolo Canuti
  • Yueping Yin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Debris Flows

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Open image in new windowIntroduction: Debris Flows
      Giovanni B. Crosta, Ko-Fei Liu
      Pages 3-4
    3. Open image in new windowFormation Condition, Disaster Characteristics and Developing Trend Analysis on Debris Flows in Moxi River Basin, SW China
      Huayong Ni, Zongliang Li, Yongbo Tie, Zhi Song
      Pages 5-11
    4. Open image in new windowDendrogeomorphic Chronologies of Debris Flows for the Crimean Mountains (Ukraine)
      Karel Šilhán, Tomáš Pánek, Jan Hradecký, Markus Stoffel
      Pages 13-17
    5. Open image in new windowExperimental Study on the Rheological Behaviour of Fine-Grained Soils with Sand Content and Liquidity Index (Water Content)
      Hyo-Sub Kang, Yun-Tae Kim
      Pages 19-23
    6. Open image in new windowHazard Management in a Debris Flow Affected Area: Case Study from Spreitgraben, Switzerland
      Daniel Tobler, Isabelle Kull, Mylène Jacquemart, Nils Haehlen
      Pages 25-30
    7. Open image in new windowControl Effect of Vegetation on Debris Flows: A Case Study in Batang County, Southwest China
      Yanchao Gao, Hua Ge, Wei Xu
      Pages 31-36
    8. Open image in new windowEfficiency of Slot-Check Dam Group on Debris Flow Control in Shengou Basin, Kunming, China
      Yuhua Zou, Kaiheng Hu, Xiaoqing Chen, Wei Zhong
      Pages 37-43
    9. Open image in new windowThe Influence of Accumulated Precipitation on Debris Flow Hazard Area
      Ko-Fei Liu, Shih-Chao Wei, Ying-Hsin Wu
      Pages 45-50
    10. Open image in new windowConcrete Torrent Check-Dams and Debris-Flow Magnitudes
      Matjaž Mikoš, Andrej Kryžanowski, Manica Martinčič, Jošt Sodnik
      Pages 51-56
    11. Open image in new windowA New Concept of Moraine-Supplied Debris Flow Prevention in Alpine Area, Moxi Basin, SW China
      Yongbo Tie, Chuan Tang, Zongliang Li
      Pages 57-62
    12. Open image in new window Analysis on Blocking of Dadu River by Extra Massive Debris Flows at Moxi River
      Zhi Song, Wanmo Zheng, Renji Ba, Hao Fu
      Pages 63-66
  3. Rock-Slope Instability and Failure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Open image in new windowIntroduction: Rock-Slope Instability and Failure
      Simon Loew, Jan Klimeš
      Pages 69-69
    3. Open image in new windowSupporting Rockfall Countermeasure Design in Difficult Conditions
      Federico Agliardi, Giovanni B. Crosta
      Pages 71-76
    4. Open image in new windowDesign Approach for Rockfall Protections with Simple Drapery Systems
      Alberto Grimod, Giorgio Giacchetti
      Pages 77-82
    5. Open image in new windowEffect of Large Impacts Against Rockfall Barriers
      Giorgio Giacchetti, Alberto Grimod
      Pages 83-89
    6. Open image in new windowDesign Approach for Rockfall Barriers Tested According to ETAG 027
      Alberto Grimod, Giorgio Giacchetti
      Pages 91-97
    7. Open image in new windowDesign Approach for Secured Drapery Systems
      Alberto Grimod, Giorgio Giacchetti
      Pages 99-105

About these proceedings


This volume contains peer-reviewed papers from the Third World Landslide Forum organized by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) in June 2014. The complete collection of papers from the Forum is published in three full-color volumes and one mono-color volume. This third full-color volume contains the following:


·        Debris flows

·        Rock-slope instability and failure

·        Earthquake-induced landslides

·        Rain-induced landslides

·        Landslides in cultural/natural heritage sites

·        Urban landslides

·        Landslides in cold regions

·        Landslides in coastal and submarine environments

·        Natural dams and landslides in reservoirs


ICL Landslides Mapping Monitoring Natural Hazards Risk Analysis Risk Mitigation World Landslide Forum 3

Editors and affiliations

  • Kyoji Sassa
    • 1
  • Paolo Canuti
    • 2
  • Yueping Yin
    • 3
  1. 1.UNITWIN HeadquatersKyoto University Uji-CampusKyotoJapan
  2. 2.ICL - International Consortium on LandslidesFlorenceItaly
  3. 3.Center of Geo-Hazards Emergency Technology, MLRBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-04995-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-04996-0
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