Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions

Edited by Angelo Paone

Pusan National University

Co-editor:

Sung-Hyo Yun

Pusan National University

The chapters presented in this International Volcanological Special Issue consider the characteristic features of a single volcano and/or a number of volcanoes worldwide (Jos and Biu Plateau volcanic provinces, Nigeria; Kachchh Rift Zone, Gujarat, India; Guamsan Caldera, Cheongsong, Korea; Somma-Vesuvius volcano, Napoli, Italy) in terms of future volcanic activity. The technical methods used are wide, innovative, as well as classic and reflect the knowledge presented in each chapter. The last chapter, however, deals with a new conceptual and methodological approach for the evaluation of volcanic risk. All these volcanoes (except Somma-Vesuvius volcano) are poorly studied so they deserve more attention, which is the goal of this volcanological book. Further studies are welcome to deepen the knowledge of each of the volcanoes presented.

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Forecasting Volcanic EruptionsEdited by Angelo Paone

Published: April 22nd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77483

ISBN: 978-1-78984-030-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-029-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-710-9

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Introductory Chapter: New Advances and Challenges

By Angelo Paone and Sung-Hyo Yun

295

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2. Is a Volcanic Eruption Possible in Nigeria?

By Uriah Lar, Isah Lekmang, Cedric Longpia and Mohammed Tsalha

175

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3. P-Wave Teleseismic Tomography: Evidence of Imprints of Deccan Mantle Plume below the Kachchh Rift Zone, Gujarat, India

By Prantik Mandal

932

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4. Eruption Types and Processes in the Guamsan Caldera, Korea

By Sang Koo Hwang

510

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5. Toward a New Conceptual and Methodological Approach for the Integral Evaluation of Volcanic Risk

By Leonel Vega

296

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6. The Somma-Vesuvius Activity with a Focus to the AD 79 Eruption: Hazard and Risk

By Angelo Paone

475

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