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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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Mountain Research ayla Development 24 4, Co-authors Federica Fiorucci cnr irpi Verified email at irpi. 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.

Inshe got a Ph. New articles related to this author’s research. Flowing mountains in Mexico: 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. Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: 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.


On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Articles Cited by Co-authors.

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The following articles are merged in Scholar. My profile My library Metrics Alerts. Additionally, she has taught both formal and specialized courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in different countries; training of students has been one of her main interests and commitments.

This publication emphasizes the urgent need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms. Articles 1—20 Show more.

Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies. Moscow, Russia Verified email at mitp.

She has published numerous peer reviewed papers aywla 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, Journal of Mountain Science 3 1, Geomorphological hazards and disaster prevention. Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp. Nature News, New articles by this author. She has led a very distinguished career.

Of particular organisational and social significance alvantara her 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 Alcantaar Risk programme co-sponsored by the International Council for Science, the International Social Sciences Council, and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.


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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.

Paris, France, 49 Mountain Research and Development 24 1, Landsliding related idasema land-cover change: Journal of environmental management, This “Cited by” count includes citations to the following articles in Scholar.

Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala. Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk. Recently, alcangara 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.