Session Introduction Earthquake-Induced Landslide

  • Kazuo KonagaiEmail author
  • Gabriele Scarascia Mugnozza
  • Akihiko Wakai
Conference paper


This session is devoted to the description of events, processes and mechanisms associated to the occurrence of landslides triggered by earthquakes. Fourteen manuscripts have been submitted to this session.


Earthquake-induced landslides Remote sensing techniques Moment magnitude Ground motions 


  1. Li T (1990) Landslide management in mountain areas of China. Occasional paper 15, International Center for Integrated Mountain Development. Kathmandu, Nepal, p 50Google Scholar
  2. Kobayashi Y (1981) Causes of fatalities in recent earthquakes in Japan. J Disaster Sci 3:15–22Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazuo Konagai
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gabriele Scarascia Mugnozza
    • 2
  • Akihiko Wakai
    • 3
  1. 1.Graduate School of Urban InnovationYokohama National UniversityYokohamaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of Roma “La Sapienza”RomeItaly
  3. 3.Faculty of EngineeringGunma UniversityGunmaJapan

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