Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Landslides

Investigation and Monitoring

Edited by Ram Ray

Prairie View A&M University

Co-editor:

Maurizio Lazzari

Italian National Research Council - Institute for Archaeological and Monumental Heritage

Landslides - Investigation and Monitoring offers a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of mass movements and landslide hazards. Chapter authors use in situ measurements, modeling, and remotely sensed data and methods to study landslides. This book provides a thorough overview of the latest efforts by international researchers on landslides and opens new possible research directions for further novel developments.

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LandslidesInvestigation and MonitoringEdited by Ram Ray

Published: November 19th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78130

ISBN: 978-1-78985-824-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-823-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-285-8

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

924 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Importance of Investigating Landslide Hazards

By Ram L. Ray and Maurizio Lazzari

49

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2. Remote Sensing Approaches and Related Techniques to Map and Study Landslides

By Ram L. Ray, Maurizio Lazzari and Tolulope Olutimehin

99

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3. Translational Rock-Block Slides in a Tertiary Flyschoid Complexes of Southern Piedmont Region (North-West Italy)

By Fabio Luino and Laura Turconi

93

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4. Characterization of Susceptible Landslide Zones by an Accumulated Index

By Rocío N. Ramos-Bernal, René Vázquez-Jiménez, Sulpicio Sánchez Tizapa and Roberto Arroyo Matus

142

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5. Modeling Antecedent Soil Moisture to Constrain Rainfall Thresholds for Shallow Landslides Occurrence

By Maurizio Lazzari, Marco Piccarreta, Ram L. Ray and Salvatore Manfreda

88

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6. Long-Term Monitoring of Slope Movements with Time-Domain Reflectometry Technology in Landslide Areas, Taiwan

By Miau-Bin Su, I-Hui Chen, Shei-Chen Ho, Yu-Shu Lin and Jun-Yang Chen

173

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7. The Translatory Wave Model for Landslides

By Jónas Elíasson and Þorsteinn Sæmundsson

79

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8. Techniques to Evaluate and Remediate the Slope Stability in Overconsolidated Clay

By Herman Peiffer

51

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9. Landslide Potential Evaluation Using Fragility Curve Model

By Yi-Min Huang, Tsu-Chiang Lei, Bing-Jean Lee and Meng-Hsun Hsieh

155

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