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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
20 Mar 2017
Community-based early warning systems for flood risk mitigation in Nepal
Paul J. Smith, Sarah Brown, and Sumit Dugar
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 423-437, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-423-2017, 2017 | 2,125 views
22 May 2017
Anomalous winter-snow-amplified earthquake-induced disaster of the 2015 Langtang avalanche in Nepal
Koji Fujita, Hiroshi Inoue, Takeki Izumi, Satoru Yamaguchi, Ayako Sadakane, Sojiro Sunako, Kouichi Nishimura, Walter W. Immerzeel, Joseph M. Shea, Rijan B. Kayastha, Takanobu Sawagaki, David F. Breashears, Hiroshi Yagi, and Akiko Sakai
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 749-764, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-749-2017, 2017 | 1,777 views
24 Apr 2017
Disaster risk reduction education in Indonesia: challenges and recommendations for scaling up
Avianto Amri, Deanne K. Bird, Kevin Ronan, Katharine Haynes, and Briony Towers
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 595-612, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-595-2017, 2017 | 1,768 views
21 Feb 2017
Dealing with deep uncertainties in landslide modelling for disaster risk reduction under climate change
Susana Almeida, Elizabeth Ann Holcombe, Francesca Pianosi, and Thorsten Wagener
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 225-241, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-225-2017, 2017 | 1,450 views
26 Jan 2017
Development and testing of a community flood resilience measurement tool
Adriana Keating, Karen Campbell, Michael Szoenyi, Colin McQuistan, David Nash, and Meinrad Burer
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 77-101, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-77-2017, 2017 | 1,394 views
09 May 2017
Coseismic displacements of the 14 November 2016 Mw 7.8 Kaikoura, New Zealand, earthquake using the Planet optical cubesat constellation
Andreas Kääb, Bas Altena, and Joseph Mascaro
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 627-639, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-627-2017, 2017 | 1,379 views
10 Feb 2017
A reconstruction of 1 August 1674 thunderstorms over the Low Countries
Gerard van der Schrier and Rob Groenland
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 157-170, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-157-2017, 2017 | 1,356 views
13 Apr 2017
An offline–online Web-GIS Android application for fast data acquisition of landslide hazard and risk
Roya Olyazadeh, Karen Sudmeier-Rieux, Michel Jaboyedoff, Marc-Henri Derron, and Sanjaya Devkota
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 549-561, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-549-2017, 2017 | 1,331 views
19 May 2017
Probabilistic flood extent estimates from social media flood observations
Tom Brouwer, Dirk Eilander, Arnejan van Loenen, Martijn J. Booij, Kathelijne M. Wijnberg, Jan S. Verkade, and Jurjen Wagemaker
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 735-747, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-735-2017, 2017 | 1,274 views
24 Feb 2017
The catastrophic landfill flowslide at Hongao dumpsite on 20 December 2015 in Shenzhen, China
Qiang Xu, Dalei Peng, Weile Li, Xiujun Dong, Wei Hu, Minggao Tang, and Fangzhou Liu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 277-290, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-277-2017, 2017 | 1,268 views
11 Jul 2017
An operational procedure for rapid flood risk assessment in Europe
Francesco Dottori, Milan Kalas, Peter Salamon, Alessandra Bianchi, Lorenzo Alfieri, and Luc Feyen
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1111-1126, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1111-2017, 2017 | 1,229 views
19 Dec 2016
Natural hazard fatalities in Switzerland from 1946 to 2015
Alexandre Badoux, Norina Andres, Frank Techel, and Christoph Hegg
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2747-2768, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2747-2016, 2016 | 1,203 views
24 Mar 2017
Assessing the risk posed by natural hazards to infrastructures
Unni Marie K. Eidsvig, Krister Kristensen, and Bjørn Vidar Vangelsten
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 481-504, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-481-2017, 2017 | 1,198 views
07 Mar 2017
An examination of land use impacts of flooding induced by sea level rise
Jie Song, Xinyu Fu, Yue Gu, Yujun Deng, and Zhong-Ren Peng
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 315-334, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-315-2017, 2017 | 1,190 views
27 Mar 2017
Time clustering of wave storms in the Mediterranean Sea
Giovanni Besio, Riccardo Briganti, Alessandro Romano, Lorenzo Mentaschi, and Paolo De Girolamo
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 505-514, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-505-2017, 2017 | 1,147 views
01 Jun 2017
Debris-flow modeling at Meretschibach and Bondasca catchments, Switzerland: sensitivity testing of field-data-based entrainment model
Florian Frank, Brian W. McArdell, Nicole Oggier, Patrick Baer, Marc Christen, and Andreas Vieli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 801-815, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-801-2017, 2017 | 1,139 views
20 Jul 2017
Review Article: A comparison of flood and earthquake vulnerability assessment indicators
Marleen C. de Ruiter, Philip J. Ward, James E. Daniell, and Jeroen C. J. H. Aerts
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1231-1251, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1231-2017, 2017 | 1,136 views
22 Mar 2017
Landslides, floods and sinkholes in a karst environment: the 1–6 September 2014 Gargano event, southern Italy
Maria Elena Martinotti, Luca Pisano, Ivan Marchesini, Mauro Rossi, Silvia Peruccacci, Maria Teresa Brunetti, Massimo Melillo, Giuseppe Amoruso, Pierluigi Loiacono, Carmela Vennari, Giovanna Vessia, Maria Trabace, Mario Parise, and Fausto Guzzetti
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 467-480, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-467-2017, 2017 | 1,118 views
08 Mar 2017
Development of a decision support system for tsunami evacuation: application to the Jiyang District of Sanya city in China
Jingming Hou, Ye Yuan, Peitao Wang, Zhiyuan Ren, and Xiaojuan Li
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 335-343, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-335-2017, 2017 | 1,106 views
17 Mar 2017
Assessment of reliability of extreme wave height prediction models
Satish Samayam, Valentina Laface, Sannasiraj Sannasi Annamalaisamy, Felice Arena, Sundar Vallam, and Polnikov Vladislav Gavrilovich
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 409-421, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-409-2017, 2017 | 1,093 views
05 Jan 2017
Data assimilation of Argo profiles in a northwestern Pacific model
Zhaoyi Wang, Andrea Storto, Nadia Pinardi, Guimei Liu, and Hui Wang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 17-30, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-17-2017, 2017 | 1,088 views
01 Feb 2017
Calculation of coseismic displacement from lidar data in the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake
Luis Moya, Fumio Yamazaki, Wen Liu, and Tatsuro Chiba
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 143-156, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-143-2017, 2017 | 1,063 views
14 Nov 2016
Research Trends on Natural Hazards, Disasters, Risk Reduction and Climate Change in Indonesia: A Systematic Literature Review
Riyanti Djalante
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2016-342, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: final response, 13 comments) | 1,051 views
13 Apr 2017
Numerical rainfall simulation with different spatial and temporal evenness by using a WRF multiphysics ensemble
Jiyang Tian, Jia Liu, Denghua Yan, Chuanzhe Li, and Fuliang Yu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 563-579, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-563-2017, 2017 | 1,039 views
29 May 2017
Costs of sea dikes – regressions and uncertainty estimates
Stephan Lenk, Diego Rybski, Oliver Heidrich, Richard J. Dawson, and Jürgen P. Kropp
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 765-779, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-765-2017, 2017 | 1,038 views
14 Jul 2017
Direct local building inundation depth determination in 3-D point clouds generated from user-generated flood images
Luisa Griesbaum, Sabrina Marx, and Bernhard Höfle
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1191-1201, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1191-2017, 2017 | 1,036 views
23 Jun 2017
Statistical characteristics of convective wind gusts in Germany
Susanna Mohr, Michael Kunz, Alexandra Richter, and Bodo Ruck
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 957-969, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-957-2017, 2017 | 1,030 views
09 Jun 2017
GB-InSAR monitoring and observational method for landslide emergency management: the Montaguto earthflow (AV, Italy)
Federica Ferrigno, Giovanni Gigli, Riccardo Fanti, Emanuele Intrieri, and Nicola Casagli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 845-860, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-845-2017, 2017 | 1,020 views
03 Jan 2017
City-scale accessibility of emergency responders operating during flood events
Daniel Green, Dapeng Yu, Ian Pattison, Robert Wilby, Lee Bosher, Ramila Patel, Philip Thompson, Keith Trowell, Julia Draycon, Martin Halse, Lili Yang, and Tim Ryley
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1-16, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1-2017, 2017 | 998 views
30 Jan 2017
Heat waves in Africa 1981–2015, observations and reanalysis
Guido Ceccherini, Simone Russo, Iban Ameztoy, Andrea Francesco Marchese, and Cesar Carmona-Moreno
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 115-125, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-115-2017, 2017 | 998 views
10 May 2017
A numerical study of tsunami wave impact and run-up on coastal cliffs using a CIP-based model
Xizeng Zhao, Yong Chen, Zhenhua Huang, Zijun Hu, and Yangyang Gao
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 641-655, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-641-2017, 2017 | 988 views
14 Jun 2017
Brief Communication: A low-cost Arduino®-based wire extensometer for earth flow monitoring
Luigi Guerriero, Giovanni Guerriero, Gerardo Grelle, Francesco M. Guadagno, and Paola Revellino
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 881-885, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-881-2017, 2017 | 983 views
09 Aug 2017
A novel method of sensitivity analysis testing by applying the DRASTIC and fuzzy optimization methods to assess groundwater vulnerability to pollution: the case of the Senegal River basin in Mali
Keita Souleymane and Tang Zhonghua
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1375-1392, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1375-2017, 2017 | 982 views
22 Jun 2017
Testing seismic amplitude source location for fast debris-flow detection at Illgraben, Switzerland
Fabian Walter, Arnaud Burtin, Brian W. McArdell, Niels Hovius, Bianca Weder, and Jens M. Turowski
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 939-955, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-939-2017, 2017 | 971 views
06 Mar 2017
Spatio-temporal modelling of lightning climatologies for complex terrain
Thorsten Simon, Nikolaus Umlauf, Achim Zeileis, Georg J. Mayr, Wolfgang Schulz, and Gerhard Diendorfer
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 305-314, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-305-2017, 2017 | 931 views
15 Sep 2017
Construction of an integrated social vulnerability index in urban areas prone to flash flooding
Estefania Aroca-Jimenez, Jose Maria Bodoque, Juan Antonio Garcia, and Andres Diez-Herrero
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1541-1557, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1541-2017, 2017 | 928 views
08 Aug 2017
Spatiotemporal variability of lightning activity in Europe and the relation to the North Atlantic Oscillation teleconnection pattern
David Piper and Michael Kunz
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1319-1336, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1319-2017, 2017 | 925 views
13 Apr 2017
SeaConditions: a web and mobile service for safer professional and recreational activities in the Mediterranean Sea
Giovanni Coppini, Palmalisa Marra, Rita Lecci, Nadia Pinardi, Sergio Cretì, Mario Scalas, Luca Tedesco, Alessandro D'Anca, Leopoldo Fazioli, Antonio Olita, Giuseppe Turrisi, Cosimo Palazzo, Giovanni Aloisio, Sandro Fiore, Antonio Bonaduce, Yogesh Vittal Kumkar, Stefania Angela Ciliberti, Ivan Federico, Gianandrea Mannarini, Paola Agostini, Roberto Bonarelli, Sara Martinelli, Giorgia Verri, Letizia Lusito, Davide Rollo, Arturo Cavallo, Antonio Tumolo, Tony Monacizzo, Marco Spagnulo, Rorberto Sorgente, Andrea Cucco, Giovanni Quattrocchi, Marina Tonani, Massimiliano Drudi, Paola Nassisi, Laura Conte, Laura Panzera, Antonio Navarra, and Giancarlo Negro
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 533-547, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-533-2017, 2017 | 923 views
22 Dec 2016
Exceptional sequence of severe thunderstorms and related flash floods in May and June 2016 in Germany – Part 1: Meteorological background
David Piper, Michael Kunz, Florian Ehmele, Susanna Mohr, Bernhard Mühr, Andreas Kron, and James Daniell
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2835-2850, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2835-2016, 2016 | 922 views
09 Aug 2017
A comparative survey of the impacts of extreme rainfall in two international case studies
Matthieu Spekkers, Viktor Rözer, Annegret Thieken, Marie-Claire ten Veldhuis, and Heidi Kreibich
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1337-1355, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1337-2017, 2017 | 921 views
11 May 2017
Analysis of the Tangjiaxi landslide-generated waves in the Zhexi Reservoir, China, by a granular flow coupling model
Bolin Huang, Yueping Yin, Shichang Wang, Jianmin Tan, and Guangning Liu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 657-670, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-657-2017, 2017 | 916 views
29 Nov 2016
A database on flash flood events in Campania, southern Italy, with an evaluation of their spatial and temporal distribution
Carmela Vennari, Mario Parise, Nicoletta Santangelo, and Antonio Santo
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2485-2500, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2485-2016, 2016 | 908 views
21 Mar 2017
Assessment of island beach erosion due to sea level rise: the case of the Aegean archipelago (Eastern Mediterranean)
Isavela N. Monioudi, Adonis F. Velegrakis, Antonis E. Chatzipavlis, Anastasios Rigos, Theophanis Karambas, Michalis I. Vousdoukas, Thomas Hasiotis, Nikoletta Koukourouvli, Pascal Peduzzi, Eva Manoutsoglou, Serafim E. Poulos, and Michael B. Collins
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 449-466, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-449-2017, 2017 | 907 views
28 Feb 2017
Quantifying the effect of forests on frequency and intensity of rockfalls
Christine Moos, Luuk Dorren, and Markus Stoffel
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 291-304, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-291-2017, 2017 | 884 views
19 Apr 2017
The street as an area of human exposure in an earthquake aftermath: the case of Lorca, Spain, 2011
Marc Bertran Rojo, Elise Beck, and Céline Lutoff
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 581-594, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-581-2017, 2017 | 881 views
21 Mar 2017
The influence of an extended Atlantic hurricane season on inland flooding potential in the southeastern United States
Monica H. Stone and Sagy Cohen
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 439-447, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-439-2017, 2017 | 880 views
03 Apr 2017
Extreme weather exposure identification for road networks – a comparative assessment of statistical methods
Matthias Schlögl and Gregor Laaha
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 515-531, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-515-2017, 2017 | 877 views
15 May 2017
Stand-alone tsunami alarm equipment
Akio Katsumata, Yutaka Hayashi, Kazuki Miyaoka, Hiroaki Tsushima, Toshitaka Baba, Patricio A. Catalán, Cecilia Zelaya, Felipe Riquelme Vasquez, Rodrigo Sanchez-Olavarria, and Sergio Barrientos
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 685-692, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-685-2017, 2017 | 872 views
16 Feb 2017
Development of high-resolution multi-scale modelling system for simulation of coastal-fluvial urban flooding
Joanne Comer, Agnieszka Indiana Olbert, Stephen Nash, and Michael Hartnett
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 205-224, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-205-2017, 2017 | 871 views
21 Jul 2017
Efficient pan-European river flood hazard modelling through a combination of statistical and physical models
Dominik Paprotny, Oswaldo Morales-Nápoles, and Sebastiaan N. Jonkman
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1267-1283, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1267-2017, 2017 | 867 views
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