Progress in Landslide Science

  • Kyoji Sassa
  • Hiroshi Fukuoka
  • Fawu Wang
  • Gonghui Wang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXVII
  2. Progress in Landslide Science

  3. Landslide Dynamics

  4. Landslide Monitoring

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Kiminori Araiba, Akira Suemine
      Pages 229-236
    3. Hiroshi P. Sato, Hiroshi Yagi, Mamoru Koarai, Junko Iwahashi, Tatsuo Sekiguchi
      Pages 237-249
    4. Paolo Canuti, Nicola Casagli, Filippo Catani, Giacomo Falorni, Paolo Farina
      Pages 251-260
    5. Ján Vláko, Vladimir Greif, Rudolf Holzer, Lucia Hencelova, Michal Jezny
      Pages 261-273
  5. Landslide Risk Assessment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Kazuo Konagai, Jörgen Johansson, Muneyoshi Numada
      Pages 277-284
    3. Hideaki Marui, Hiroyuki Yoshimatsu
      Pages 285-293
    4. Keizo Ugai, Akihiko Wakai, Fei Cai
      Pages 305-311
    5. Jan Klimeš, Vít Vilímek, Ján Vláko
      Pages 313-318
    6. Ko-Fei Liu, Hsin-Chi Li, Yu-Charn Hsu
      Pages 347-361
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 363-378

About this book


This book presents current progress in landslide science and consists of four parts: (1) Progress in Landslide Science, (2) Landslide Dynamics, (3) Landslide Monitoring, and (4) Landslide Risk Assessment. It provides useful information to academics, practitioners, and government officers working on landslide risk-mitigation planning. This book can be also used as an introductory textbook for college students who wish to learn fundamental scientific achievements in the field of landslide disaster reduction.


Deformation Fundament Integration Landslides Mineral cultural heritage landfill modeling risk analysis sustainable disaster management

Editors and affiliations

  • Kyoji Sassa
    • 1
  • Hiroshi Fukuoka
    • 1
  • Fawu Wang
    • 1
  • Gonghui Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Centre on Landslides, Disaster Prevention Research InstituteKyoto UniversityUji, KyotoJapan

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