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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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.

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Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47, Landsliding related to land-cover change: 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.


Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

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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. New articles by this author. Co-authors Federica Fiorucci cnr irpi Verified email at irpi.

Alcsntara instability on pyroclastic deposits: Inshe got a Ph. 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.

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On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Landslides 12 2, Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass wyala processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk. Natural hazards and risk communication strategies among indigenous communities: Journal of environmental management, 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, Aya,a 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.


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Additionally, she has taught both formal and specialized courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in different countries; training alcanhara students has been one of her main interests and commitments.

She has led a very distinguished career. Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala.

Their combined citations are counted only for the first article. The good, the bad and the ugly: The following articles are merged in Scholar. Nature News, She has closely collaborated with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention in Mexico, and published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other iraseam, natural hazards and the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention.

Journal of Mountain Science 3 1, Her efforts have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from a 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. Geomorphological hazards and alcantafa prevention.

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