NHESS - Recent Papers

Development of models for maximum and time variation of storm surges at the Tanshui estuary
C.-P. Tsai and C.-Y. You
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2313-2320, 2014
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  01 Sep 2014
A multi-scale risk assessment for tephra fallout and airborne concentration from multiple Icelandic volcanoes – Part 2: Vulnerability and impact
C. Scaini, S. Biass, A. Galderisi, C. Bonadonna, A. Folch, K. Smith, and A. Höskuldsson
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2289-2312, 2014
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  29 Aug 2014
A multi-scale risk assessment for tephra fallout and airborne concentration from multiple Icelandic volcanoes – Part 1: Hazard assessment
S. Biass, C. Scaini, C. Bonadonna, A. Folch, K. Smith, and A. Höskuldsson
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2265-2287, 2014
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  29 Aug 2014
Modelling wildland fire propagation by tracking random fronts
G. Pagnini and A. Mentrelli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2249-2263, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1125 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue

  28 Aug 2014
Computational snow avalanche simulation in forested terrain
M. Teich, J.-T. Fischer, T. Feistl, P. Bebi, M. Christen, and A. Grêt-Regamey
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2233-2248, 2014
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  27 Aug 2014
Non-susceptible landslide areas in Italy and in the Mediterranean region
I. Marchesini, F. Ardizzone, M. Alvioli, M. Rossi, and F. Guzzetti
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2215-2231, 2014
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  27 Aug 2014
Developing an index for heavy convective rainfall forecasting over a Mediterranean coastal area
M. Korologou, H. Flocas, and H. Michalopoulou
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2205-2214, 2014
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  27 Aug 2014
Comment on "Rip current related drowning deaths and rescues in Australia 2004–2011" by Brighton et al. (2013)
B. C. Brewster and R. Gould
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2203-2204, 2014
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  27 Aug 2014
Medicanes in an ocean–atmosphere coupled regional climate model
N. Akhtar, J. Brauch, A. Dobler, K. Béranger, and B. Ahrens
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2189-2201, 2014
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  26 Aug 2014
The efficiency of the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model for simulating typhoons
T. Haghroosta, W. R. Ismail, P. Ghafarian, and S. M. Barekati
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2179-2187, 2014
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  26 Aug 2014
Application and prospect of a high-resolution remote sensing and geo-information system in estimating earthquake casualties
T. Feng, Z. Hong, Q. Fu, S. Ma, X. Jie, H. Wu, C. Jiang, and X. Tong
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2165-2178, 2014
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  25 Aug 2014
Brief Communication: CATALYST – a multi-regional stakeholder think tank for fostering capacity development in disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation
M. P. Hare, C. van Bers, P. van der Keur, H. J. Henriksen, J. Luther, C. Kuhlicke, F. Jaspers, C. Terwisscha van Scheltinga, J. Mysiak, E. Calliari, K. Warner, H. Daniel, J. Coppola, and P. F. McGrath
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2157-2163, 2014
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  22 Aug 2014
Automated classification of the atmospheric circulation patterns that drive regional wave climates
J. Pringle, D. D. Stretch, and A. Bárdossy
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2145-2155, 2014
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  22 Aug 2014
An integrated approach for the evaluation of technological hazard impacts on air quality: the case of the Val d'Agri oil/gas plant
M. Calvello, F. Esposito, and S. Trippetta
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2133-2144, 2014
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  21 Aug 2014
An explanation of large-scale coal and gas outbursts in underground coal mines: the effect of low-permeability zones on abnormally abundant gas
F. H. An and Y. P. Cheng
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2125-2132, 2014
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  21 Aug 2014
Stochastic relation between anomalous propagation in the line-of-sight VHF radio band and occurrences of earthquakes
K. Motojima and N. Haga
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2119-2124, 2014
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  19 Aug 2014
Assessment of the physical flood susceptibility of buildings on a large scale – conceptual and methodological frameworks
A. Blanco-Vogt and J. Schanze
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2105-2117, 2014
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  19 Aug 2014
Spatiotemporal multifractal characteristics of electromagnetic radiation in response to deep coal rock bursts
S. Hu, E. Wang, and X. Liu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2089-2103, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 4474 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue

  15 Aug 2014
New improvement of the combined optical fiber transducer for landslide monitoring
Z.-W. Zhu, Q.-Y. Yuan, D.-Y. Liu, B. Liu, J.-C. Liu, and H. Luo
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2079-2088, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1931 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   

  14 Aug 2014
Palaeoclimate and palaeoseismic events discovered in Diexi barrier lake on the Minjiang River, China
X. Q. Wang, Y. R. Li, Y. Yuan, Z. Zhou, and L. S. Wang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2069-2078, 2014
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  14 Aug 2014