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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Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk.

On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp.

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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. Flowing mountains in Mexico: Inshe got a Ph.


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Paris, France, 49 My profile My library Metrics Alerts. Nature News, Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies. 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.

Landslides 12 2, Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: Email address for updates. Natural hazards and risk communication strategies among indigenous communities: 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.

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.

Irase,a Research and Development 24 1, Their combined citations are counted only for the first article.

Prof. Irasema Alcántara- Ayala

Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 18 15 iindex 27 Mountain Research and Ayals 24 4, The good, the bad and the ugly: Slope instability on pyroclastic deposits: This publication emphasizes the urgent need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters prevention and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms. Co-authors Federica Fiorucci cnr irpi Verified email at irpi.


New articles by this author. Of particular organisational and social significance are 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 Disaster Risk programme co-sponsored by the International Council for Science, the International Social Sciences Council, and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Qlcantara.

Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala. Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Articles Cited by Co-authors. Journal of environmental management, Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: The alcantarz articles are merged in Scholar.