Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

Volume 2 Advances in Landslide Science

  • Matjaz Mikos
  • Binod Tiwari
  • Yueping Yin
  • Kyoji Sassa

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Open image in new windowLandslides Triggered by Earthquakes from 1920 to 2015
    Binod Tiwari, Beena Ajmera
    Pages 5-15
  3. Open image in new windowStress Testing Framework for Managing Landslide Risks Under Extreme Storms
    Limin M. Zhang, Liang Gao, Shengyang Y. Zhou, Raymond W.M. Cheung, Suzanne Lacasse
    Pages 17-32
  4. Landslide Field Recognition and Identification: Remote Sensing Techniques and Field Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Open image in new windowIntroduction: Landslide Field Recognition and Identification: Remote Sensing Techniques and Field Techniques
      Mateja Jemec Auflič
      Pages 35-37
    3. Olgert Jaupaj, Mentor Lamaj, Hasan Kulici, Mimoza Jusufati, Edlira Plaku, Ilmi Gjeta
      Pages 39-44
    4. Open image in new windowMulti-sensor a Priori PSI Visibility Map for Nationwide Landslide Detection in Austria
      Filippo Vecchiotti, Dario Peduto, Tazio Strozzi
      Pages 45-52
    5. Open image in new windowDetermination of the Landslide Slip Surface Using Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) Technique
      Asriza, Supriyanto, T. H. W. Kristyanto, T. L. Indra, R. Syahputra, A. S. Tempessy
      Pages 53-60
    6. Open image in new windowCombining Spectral and Morphometric Properties of Landslides for Separating Individual Landslides Based on Object-Oriented Method
      Qigen Lin, Zhenhua Zou, Le Lin, Ying Wang
      Pages 61-70
    7. Open image in new windowSensor Data Integration for Landslide Monitoring—the LEMONADE Concept
      Romy Schlögel, Benni Thiebes, Isabella Toschi, Thomas Zieher, Mehdi Darvishi, Christian Kofler
      Pages 71-78
    8. Open image in new windowLandslide Diversity in the Rwenzori Mountains (Uganda)
      Liesbet Jacobs, Olivier Dewitte, Clovis Kabaseke, François Kervyn, Jan Maes, Kewan Mertens et al.
      Pages 79-86
    9. Open image in new windowComparing Landslide Mapping from DTM Satellite Derived Data and Field Based Studies of Loess Sediments in Western China
      Philip Leopold, Wang Tao, Roland Perko, Gerhard Heiss, Martin Jung, Armin Oblin et al.
      Pages 87-95
    10. Open image in new windowMechanism of the Montescaglioso Landslide (Southern Italy) Inferred by Geological Survey and Remote Sensing
      Francesca Bozzano, Paolo Caporossi, Carlo Esposito, Salvatore Martino, Paolo Mazzanti, Serena Moretto et al.
      Pages 97-106
    11. Open image in new windowRock Fall Characterization in Climbing Spots: The Case Study of the “Napoleonica” Tourist Route (Trieste, NE Italy)
      Chiara Boccali, Sara Biolchi, Enrico Zavagno, Luca Zini
      Pages 107-115
    12. Open image in new windowRock Avalanche Sedimentology—Recent Progress
      Anja Dufresne
      Pages 117-122
    13. Open image in new windowLandslide Monitoring at the Cala Rossa Sea Cliff (Favignana Island, Sicily)
      L. Falconi, R. Iannucci, S. Martino, A. Paciello, A. Screpanti, V. Verrubbi
      Pages 123-131
    14. Open image in new windowIntegration of Multi-sensor A-DInSAR Data for Landslide Inventory Update
      Roberta Bonì, Massimiliano Bordoni, Claudia Meisina, Alessio Colombo, Luca Lanteri
      Pages 133-142
    15. Open image in new windowSpatiotemporal Landslide Mapper for Large Areas Using Optical Satellite Time Series Data
      Robert Behling, Sigrid Roessner
      Pages 143-152
    16. Open image in new windowMultitemporal UAV Survey for Mass Movement Detection and Monitoring
      Luca Tanteri, Guglielmo Rossi, Veronica Tofani, Pietro Vannocci, Sandro Moretti, Nicola Casagli
      Pages 153-161
    17. Open image in new windowStudying a Landslide in Its Paroxysmal Phase; the Reactivation of the Sebrango Landslide (Spain), June 2013
      A. González-Díez, V. M. Bruschi, J. Sánchez, J. Bonachea, J. R. Díaz de Terán, J. Remondo et al.
      Pages 163-169
    18. Open image in new windowMapping Rapid-Moving Landslide with Satellite SAR Images: The Case of Montescaglioso (South Italy)
      Federico Raspini, Andrea Ciampalini, Sara Del Conte, Luca Lombardi, Massimiliano Nocentini, Giovanni Gigli et al.
      Pages 171-177
    19. Open image in new windowCombining Terrestrial and Waterborne Geophysical Surveys to Investigate the Internal Composition and Structure of a Very Slow-Moving Landslide Near Ashcroft, British Columbia, Canada
      David Huntley, Peter Bobrowsky, Melvyn Best
      Pages 179-190
    20. Open image in new windowUsing Lidar DEM to Map Landslides: Škofjeloško Cerkljansko Hills, Slovenia
      Erazem Dolžan, Mateja Jemec Auflič
      Pages 191-199
    21. Open image in new windowUsing the Intensity Values from Terrestrial Laser Scanner (TLS) for Determining Lithology of Flysch Rock Mass in Southwest Slovenia
      Tina Živec, Andreja Anžur, Timotej Verbovšek
      Pages 201-207
    22. Open image in new windowMulti-temporal Landslide Evaluation by Using UAV: Some Insights on Disaster Risk in Teziutlán, Puebla México
      Ricardo J. Garnica-Peña, Irasema Alcántara-Ayala
      Pages 209-218
    23. Open image in new windowThe Differential Slow Moving Dynamic of a Complex Landslide: Multi-sensor Monitoring
      Gerardo Herrera, Juan Carlos García López-Davalillo, Jose Antonio Fernández-Merodo, Marta Béjar-Pizarro, Paolo Allasia, Piernicola Lollino et al.
      Pages 219-225
    24. Helene Petschko, Jason Goetz, Max Böttner, Maximilian Firla, Sven Schmidt
      Pages 227-235
    25. Open image in new windowMethod of Estimating Slope Movement Area Using DInSAR Analysis
      Joko Kamiyama, Masaru Kunitomo, Masayuki Sakagami, Ikushi Hirata, Kazuo Yoshikawa, Daisuke Nishikawa
      Pages 237-247
    26. Open image in new windowDetection and Monitoring of Slow Landslides Using Sentinel-1 Multi-temporal Interferometry Products
      Janusz Wasowski, Fabio Bovenga, Raffaele Nutricato, Davide Oscar Nitti, Maria Teresa Chiaradia
      Pages 249-256
  5. Landslide Investigation: Field Investigations and Laboratory Testing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Open image in new windowA Case Study of Deep-Seated Dukati Landslide, Vlore, Albania
      Hasan Kuliçi, Mentor Lamaj, Zenel Hysa, Olgert Jaupaj
      Pages 261-267
    3. Open image in new windowIntegrated Geological-Geophysical Models of Unstable Slopes in Seismic Areas
      Anne-Sophie Mreyen, Mihai Micu, Alexandru Onaca, Philippe Cerfontaine, Hans-Balder Havenith
      Pages 269-279
    4. Open image in new windowLandslide Investigation of a Residential Area in Göynüklü Village, Bursa (Turkey)
      Tamer Topal, Müge Akin, Vedat Doyuran
      Pages 281-288
    5. Open image in new windowPechgraben Landslide: Evaluation of Geophysical/Geotechnical Methods in Terms of Remediation Support
      David Ottowitz, Birgit Jochum, Stefan Pfeiler, Stefanie Gruber, Robert Supper, Jung-Ho Kim
      Pages 289-300
    6. Open image in new windowGroundwater Flow Behavior at Landslide Area in Crystalline Schist Mountains
      Gen Furuya, Akira Suemine, Jun’ya Honda, Gonghui Wang, Mamoru Inoue
      Pages 301-308
    7. Open image in new windowGroundwater Flow Characterization Using Different Hydraulic Methods in Large and Deep Earth-Slide Rich in Clay
      Francesco Ronchetti, Leonardo Piccinini, Manuela Deiana, Paolo Fabbri, Alessandro Corsini
      Pages 309-318
    8. Open image in new windowUnderstanding of Landslide Movement at Bumi Waluya Railway Station, Garut, Indonesia
      Adrin Tohari, Keigo Koizumi, Arifan Jaya Syahbana, Kazuhiro Oda
      Pages 319-328
    9. Open image in new windowStability Analysis of Potential Rock Slides in El Rincón Cliff (GC-2 Highway, Gran Canaria, Spain)
      Martín Jesús Rodríguez-Peces, Jorge Yepes, Moisés Martín-Betancor
      Pages 329-334
    10. Open image in new windowH/V Technique for the Rapid Detection of Landslide Slip Surface(s): Assessment of the Optimized Measurements Spatial Distribution
      Veronica Pazzi, Luca Tanteri, Gabriele Bicocchi, Andrea Caselli, Michele D’Ambrosio, Riccardo Fanti
      Pages 335-343
    11. Open image in new windowApplicability of DIKW Model on Research of Landslides
      Amer Džindo
      Pages 345-348
    12. Open image in new windowThe Application of ERT for the Geometrical Analysis of the Sebrango Landslide, (Cantabrian Range, Spain)
      A. González-Díez, M. Zarroca, R. Linares, V. M. Bruschi, J. Bonachea, J. R. Díaz de Terán et al.
      Pages 349-355
    13. Sangjun Im, Song Eu, Dongyeob Kim
      Pages 357-361
    14. Thambidurai. P, Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh
      Pages 363-369
    15. Veronica Tofani, Gabriele Bicocchi, Guglielmo Rossi, Michele D’Ambrosio, Filippo Catani, Nicola Casagli
      Pages 381-388
    16. Austin Chukwueloka-Udechukwu Okeke, Fawu Wang, Yohei Kuwada, Yasuhiro Mitani
      Pages 389-397
    17. Matej Maček, Jasna Smolar, Ana Petkovšek
      Pages 399-406
    18. Bosy A. El-Haddad, Ahmed M. Youssef, Abdel-Hamid El-Shater, Mohamed H. El-Khashab
      Pages 407-417

Other volumes

  1. Volume 5 Landslides in Different Environments
  2. Volume 4 Diversity of Landslide Forms
  3. Volume 3 Advances in Landslide Technology
  4. Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides
    Volume 2 Advances in Landslide Science
  5. Volume 1 ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025

About these proceedings


This volume contains peer-reviewed papers from the Fourth World Landslide Forum organized by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), the Global Promotion Committee of the International Programme on Landslides (IPL), University of Ljubljana (UL) and Geological Survey of Slovenia in Ljubljana, Slovenia from May 29 to June 2,. The complete collection of papers from the Forum is published in five full-color volumes. This second volume contains the following:

•    Two keynote lectures

•    Landslide Field Recognition and Identification: Remote Sensing Techniques, Field Techniques

•    Landslide Investigation: Field Investigations, Laboratory Testing

•    Landslide Modeling: Landslide Mechanics, Simulation Models

•    Landslide Hazard Risk Assessment and Prediction: Landslide Inventories and Susceptibility, Hazard Mapping Methods, Damage Potential

Prof. Matjaž Mikoš is the Forum Chair of the Fourth World Landslide Forum. He is the Vice President of International Consortium on Landslides and President of the Slovenian National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Prof. Binod Tiwari is the Coordinator of the Volume 2 of the Fourth World Landslide Forum. He is a Board member of the International Consortium on Landslides and an Executive Editor of the International Journal “Landslides”. He is the Chair-Elect of the Engineering Division of the US Council of Undergraduate Research, Award Committee Chair of the American Society of Civil Engineering, Geo-Institute’s Committee on Embankments, Slopes, and Dams Committee.

Prof. Yueping Yin is the President of the International Consortium on Landslides and the Chairman of the Committee of Geo-Hazards Prevention of China, and the Chief Geologist of Geo-Hazard Emergency Technology, Ministry of Land and Resources, P.R. China.

Prof. Kyoji Sassa is the Founding President of the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). He is Executive Director of ICL and the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal“Landslides” since its foundation in 2004.

IPL (International Programme on Landslides) is a programme of the ICL. The programme is managed by the IPL Global Promotion Committee including ICL and ICL supporting organizations, UNESCO, WMO, FAO, UNISDR, UNU, ICSU, WFEO, IUGS and IUGG. The IPL contributes to the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction and the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015–2025.


Landslide Science Landslide monitoring Laboratory testing of landslide soil Physical modeling of landslides Numerical modeling of landslides Simulation of landslide initation and movement Landslide hazard analysis and mapping Landslide prediction Landslide risk assessment and mapping Analysis of landslide mechanism

Editors and affiliations

  • Matjaz Mikos
    • 1
  • Binod Tiwari
    • 2
  • Yueping Yin
    • 3
  • Kyoji Sassa
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Civil and Geodetic EngineeringUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.Civil and Environmental Engineering DepartmentCalifornia State University, FullertonFullertonUSA
  3. 3.China Institute of Geo-Environment MonitoringChina Geological SurveyBeijingChina
  4. 4.International Consortium on LandslidesKyotoJapan

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