Theme 6: Catastrophic Landslides: Causes and Consequences

Theme 6: Catastrophic Landslides: Causes and Consequences

Coordinators:
Alexander Strom <strom.alexandr@yandex.ru>,
Vit Vilimek <vit.vilimek@natur.cuni.cz>

  • Seismically induced catastrophic landslides – Gonghui Wang
  • Giant large-scale landslides in mountainous regions – motion mechanism(s) and effects – Hans-Balder Havenith, Anja Dufresne, Xuanmei Fan, Alexander Strom
  • Catastrophic landslides triggered by climatic factors – Luciano Picarelli
  • Landslides as triggers of Outburst Floods –  Vit Vilimek
  • Landslides and reservoirs  (process under way)