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Forecasting and Planning for Volcanic Hazards, Risks, and Disasters

  • ID: 5007933
  • Book
  • September 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 600 Pages
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
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Forecasting and Planning for Volcanic Hazards, Risks, and Disasters expands and complements the subject and themes in Volcanic Hazards, Risks and Disasters. Together, the two volumes represent an exhaustive compendium on volcanic hazards, risks, and disasters. Volume two presents a comprehensive picture of the volcano dynamics relevant for volcanic hazard forecasts. It also includes case studies of the associated risks and aspects like operational volcano observatory responses, communication before and across volcanic crises, emergency planning, social science aspects, and resilience from volcanic disasters. Forecasting and Planning for Volcanic Hazards, Risks, and Disasters takes a geoscientific approach to the topic while integrating the social and economic issues related to volcanoes and volcanic hazards and disasters.

  • Features the expertise of top volcanologists, seismologists, geologists, and geophysicists
  • Presents the latest research - including case studies of prominent volcanoes and volcanic hazards and disasters - on causality, economic and social impacts, and preparedness and mitigation
  • Includes numerous tables, maps, diagrams, illustrations, and photographs to aid in grasping key concept
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1. Global levels of volcanic hazards and risks
2. Seismic methods in volcano studies
3. Volcano geodesy
4. Geochemical methods and results in understanding deep volcanic systems and dynamics
5. Petrological methods and volcanic reconstructions aimed at understanding deep volcanic systems and dynamics
6. Numerical methods and results in understanding deep volcanic systems and dynamics
7. Unrest dynamics at Campi Flegrei
8. Unrest dynamics at Long Valley and Yellowstone
9. Laboratory determination of magma properties and processes
10. Volcano monitoring into the future: Krafla Magma Testbed
11. Materials basis of volcanic dynamics
12. Numerical models of magma ascent and eruption dynamics
13. Modelling / inter-comparison for ash dispersal and related hazards
14. Multi-parametric measurements and dynamics of explosive basaltic eruptions
15. Dynamics and impacts of basaltic eruptions in Iceland
16. Dynamics and impacts of basaltic eruptions at Mt. Etna
17. Volcanic hazards and risks in Chile
18. Volcanic hazards and risks in Ecuador
19. Volcanic hazards and risks in the Philippines
20. Volcanic hazards and risks in Indonesia
21. Volcanic hazards mapping in East Asia: the G-EVER approach
22. Hazards and risks from volcanic lakes
23. Remote sensing methods to monitor volcanic hazards and impact
24. Advances in mapping volcanic hazards
25. Building acceptable risk into hazard mapping
26. Crisis operations within volcano observatories
27. Volcanic hazard communications to civil authorities
28. Volcanic hazard communications to the media and the society
29. Raising awareness of populations living under volcanic risks
30. Quantifying volcanic risks
31. Improving resilience from volcanic eruptions
32. Volcanic emergency planning. 1. Vesuvius and Campi Flegrei
33. Volcanic emergency planning. 2. Yellowstone / Long Valley
34. Volcanic emergency planning. 3. Oakland, New Zealand
35. Volcanic emergency planning. 4. Sakurajima
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Papale, Paolo
Paolo Papale began his research career after graduating in Geological Sciences at the University of Pisa in 1990. After numerous scholarships with the INGV and the CNR, he became a contract researcher with the CNR in 1996, subsequently a permanent researcher with the ING in 1999, and finally Research Director with the INGV in 2003, after having won a public competition as Full Professor in 2001 at the University of Calabria. He has published about 50 scientific articles in international scientific journals and ISI books for international dissemination on physical-mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of magmatic and volcanic processes, modeling of thermodynamic properties and magma rheology, and quantification of volcanic hazards. He has participated in numerous projects of the European Community, and in national and international projects in the fields of volcanic danger and volcanic physics.
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