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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Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 18 15 iindex 27 Journal of Mountain Science 3 1, She has led a very distinguished career. Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural aywla, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala.

Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

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.

Landsliding related to land-cover change: On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk.

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Paris, France, 49 Mountain Research and Development 24 1, Daniel Baker professor of astrophysics, university of colorado-boulder Verified email at lasp. Articles 1—20 Show more.

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Their combined citations are counted only for the first article. Geomorphological hazards and disaster prevention. Inshe got a Ph. Articles Cited by Co-authors. Nature News, 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 Reduction.

The system can’t perform the operation now. Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain environment: Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: The good, the bad and the irqsema New articles related to this author’s research.

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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. 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.

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. Landslides 12 2, Journal of environmental management, Email address for updates. Mountain Research and Development 24 4, As such, she ayalq very actively collaborated iraseam Mexico with the National Centre for Disasters Prevention -CENAPRED- and has published several bulletins and reports addressing, among other aspects, the significance of ifasema and promoting the culture of prevention.


Prof. Irasema Alcántara- Ayala

Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: Her irawema have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from a natural scientific point of view, ajala 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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The following articles are merged in Scholar. New citations to this author. This “Cited by” count includes citations to the following alcantaraa in Scholar. Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47,