Irasema ALCÁNTARA-AYALA. (Mexico). Vice-President. of the IAG/AIG Executive Committee. In charge of International Relations and. Irasema Alcantara-Ayala is the author of Geomorphological Hazards and Disaster Prevention ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Geomorp. Professor Irasema Alcántara-Ayala will be leader of WP4. Prof. Alcántara-Ayala is a former Director and current Professor and Researcher of the Institute of.

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Prof. Irasema Alcántara- Ayala

Natural hazards and risk communication strategies among indigenous communities: New articles by this author. The good, the bad and the ugly: Her efforts have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from a natural scientific point of view, but also raised social awareness about the importance and the need for implementing disaster risk reduction strategies based on the understanding of root causes.

Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 18 15 iindex 27 This publication emphasizes the urgent need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms.


Mountain Research and Development 24 1, Recently, she has co-edited a book on geomorphological hazards and prevention of disasters, with a well-known scientist from the University of Oxford, which was published by Cambridge University Press. New articles related to this author’s research.

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Flowing mountains in Mexico: Articles 1—20 Show more. As such, she has very actively collaborated in Mexico with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention -CENAPRED- and has published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention.

Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: Mountain Research and Development 24 4, Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp.

New citations to this author. Moscow, Russia Verified email at mitp. On the historical aldantara of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala.

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Journal of environmental management, She has published numerous peer reviewed papers and book chapters, as well as presented her work at several dozens of international meetings in the five continents; very frequently as an invited lecturer.


Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk.

Her research distinguished itself by the degree to which it combines theoretical and intensive field investigations with state-of-the-art science and technology, such as landslide instrumentation and monitoring, geographic information systems and satellite imagery. She has led a very distinguished career. Landsliding related to land-cover change: The system can’t perform urasema operation now.

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Landslides 12 2, Geomorphological hazards and disaster prevention. Their combined citations are counted only for the first article.

The following articles are merged in Scholar. Slope instability on pyroclastic deposits: