NHESS - Recent Papers

A satellite-based analysis of the Val d'Agri Oil Center (southern Italy) gas flaring emissions   
M. Faruolo, I. Coviello, C. Filizzola, T. Lacava, N. Pergola, and V. Tramutoli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2783-2793, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 2232 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue


  17 Oct 2014
An advanced method for flood risk analysis in river deltas, applied to societal flood fatality risk in the Netherlands   
K. M. de Bruijn, F. L. M. Diermanse, and J. V. L. Beckers
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2767-2781, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1100 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue


  14 Oct 2014
Uncertainty in PSHA related to the parametrization of historical intensity data   
M. Mucciarelli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2761-2765, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 776 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  13 Oct 2014
How severe space weather can disrupt global supply chains   
H. Schulte in den Bäumen, D. Moran, M. Lenzen, I. Cairns, and A. Steenge
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2749-2759, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1364 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  10 Oct 2014
Rockfall hazard assessment along a road on the Peloritani Mountains (northeastern Sicily, Italy)   
G. Pappalardo, S. Mineo, and F. Rapisarda
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2735-2748, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 5721 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  10 Oct 2014
A novel approach to comparing simultaneous size-segregated particulate matter (PM) concentration ratios by means of a dedicated triangular diagram using the Agri Valley PM measurements as an example   
A. Speranza, R. Caggiano, S. Margiotta, and S. Trippetta
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2727-2733, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 2458 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue


  08 Oct 2014
Global patterns of lightning properties derived by OTD and LIS   
S. Beirle, W. Koshak, R. Blakeslee, and T. Wagner
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2715-2726, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 927 KB)   Supplement (2492 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  08 Oct 2014
Preface "Progress in landslide hazard and risk evaluation"   
P. Reichenbach and A. Günther
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2711-2713, 2014
 Full Article (PDF, 35 KB)   Special Issue


  07 Oct 2014
Assessment of heavy rainfall-induced disaster potential based on an ensemble simulation of Typhoon Talas (2011) with controlled track and intensity   
Y. Oku, J. Yoshino, T. Takemi, and H. Ishikawa
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2699-2709, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 4462 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  07 Oct 2014
Evaluating data quality collected by volunteers for first-level inspection of hydraulic structures in mountain catchments   
V. J. Cortes Arevalo, M. Charrière, G. Bossi, S. Frigerio, L. Schenato, T. Bogaard, C. Bianchizza, A. Pasuto, and S. Sterlacchini
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2681-2698, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 4779 KB)   Supplement (896 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  06 Oct 2014
Meteorological effects in the lower ionosphere as based on VLF/LF signal observations   
A. Rozhnoi, M. Solovieva, B. Levin, M. Hayakawa, and V. Fedun
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2671-2679, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 4275 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  01 Oct 2014
Methodology for flood frequency estimations in small catchments   
V. David and T. Davidova
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2655-2669, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 2219 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue


  01 Oct 2014
Brief Communication: The interaction of clouds with surface latent heat flux variation before the 2011 M = 6.1 Russia earthquake   
Y. Jie and G. Guangmeng
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2649-2653, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 752 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  29 Sep 2014
Analysing the relationship between rainfalls and landslides to define a mosaic of triggering thresholds for regional-scale warning systems   
S. Segoni, A. Rosi, G. Rossi, F. Catani, and N. Casagli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2637-2648, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1547 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   Special Issue


  29 Sep 2014
Rockslides on limestone cliffs with subhorizontal bedding in the southwestern calcareous area of China   
Z. Feng, B. Li, Y. P. Yin, and K. He
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2627-2635, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 12932 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  29 Sep 2014
Bayesian network learning for natural hazard analyses   
K. Vogel, C. Riggelsen, O. Korup, and F. Scherbaum
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2605-2626, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 6438 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  29 Sep 2014
Perception of flood and landslide risk in Italy: a preliminary analysis   
P. Salvati, C. Bianchi, F. Fiorucci, P. Giostrella, I. Marchesini, and F. Guzzetti
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2589-2603, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 4542 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  29 Sep 2014
Revision of the geological context of the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area, Haiti: implications for slope failures and seismic hazard assessment   
M. Terrier, A. Bialkowski, A. Nachbaur, C. Prépetit, and Y. F. Joseph
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2577-2587, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 5123 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  26 Sep 2014
Earthquake scenario in West Bengal with emphasis on seismic hazard microzonation of the city of Kolkata, India   
S. K. Nath, M. D. Adhikari, S. K. Maiti, N. Devaraj, N. Srivastava, and L. D. Mohapatra
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2549-2575, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 15359 KB)   


  25 Sep 2014
Decision-tree analysis of factors influencing rainfall-related building structure and content damage   
M. H. Spekkers, M. Kok, F. H. L. R. Clemens, and J. A. E. ten Veldhuis
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 2531-2547, 2014
 Abstract   Full Article (PDF, 1604 KB)   Discussion Paper (NHESSD)   


  24 Sep 2014