Progress of Geo-Disaster Mitigation Technology in Asia

Progress of Geo-Disaster Mitigation Technology in Asia

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This book includes the recent 10-year achievement of geo-disaster mitigation by leading Asian scientists from Japan, China, Indonesia, Korea, Iran and Far East of Russia. Case studies on recent occurred geo-disasters in Asian region have been presented. The forming mechanics of hazards such as earthquake and landslide are deeply discussed, and the disaster mitigation technology for building and pipeline safety, landslide hazard assessment and risk management are introduced.This approach may also be applicable to tackle similar problems for landslide risk reduction in other developing ... by US Department of Statea#39;s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs for providing financial supports to carry out the pilot studies. ... F (2010) The efficacy of a program of landslide risk reduction in area of unplanned housing in the eastern of Caribbean. ... Sassa K, Fukuoka H, Honda K (2008) Landslidemonitoring, prediction and earlywarning in Banjarnegara, Indonesia.

Title:Progress of Geo-Disaster Mitigation Technology in Asia
Author:Fawu Wang, Masakatsu Miyajima, Tonglu Li, Wei SHAN, Teuku Faisal Fathani
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-09-05


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