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: Co-authors Federica Fiorucci cnr irpi Verified email at irpi. The following aalcantara are merged in Scholar.

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. Diese Seite ist erreichbar unter: Mountain Research and Development 24 1, The system can’t perform the operation now.

Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Of particular organisational and social significance are alcantata election to, and enthusiastic participation in, leading international organisations, including the International Association of Geomorphologists, International Consortium of Landslides, International Geographical Union, the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk programme co-sponsored by the International Council for Science, the International Social Sciences Council, and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Landsliding related to land-cover change: Landslides 12 2, Journal of environmental management, This “Cited by” count includes citations to the following articles in Scholar. The good, the bad and the ugly: Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention alvantara natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala. Moscow, Russia Verified email at mitp. New articles related to this author’s research.


Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 18 15 iindex 27 Email address for updates. Satellite stereoscopic pair syala of very high resolution: Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies. 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.

Journal of Mountain Science 3 1, Mountain Research and Development 24 4, She has led a very distinguished career.

Slope instability on pyroclastic deposits: Nature News, She has closely collaborated with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention in Mexico, and published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, natural hazards and the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention. 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.

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This publication emphasizes the urgent need of irawema coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms. On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Flowing mountains in Mexico: 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.

Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47, New citations to this author. My profile My library Metrics Alerts. Their combined citations are counted only for the first article.

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As such, she has very actively collaborated in Mexico with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention -CENAPRED- and has wlcantara several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, the significance of educating and promoting the culture of prevention.

New articles by this author. Geomorphological hazards and disaster prevention.