Landslide Mechanisms, Modeling, and Prediction I

Wednesday, 16 December 2015: 13:40-15:40
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Primary Conveners:  Dalia Bach Kirschbaum, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Hydrological Sciences Laboratory, Greenbelt, MD, United States
Conveners:  Rex L Baum, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO, United States, Ning Lu, Colorado School Mines, Golden, CO, United States and Hiroshi Fukuoka, Niigata University, Research Institute for Natural Hazards and Disaster Recovery, Niigata, Japan
Chairs:  Ning Lu, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, United States and Rex L Baum, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Dalia Bach Kirschbaum, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Hydrological Sciences Laboratory, Greenbelt, MD, United States
A Physically-Based and Distributed Tool for Modeling the Hydrological and Mechanical Processes of Shallow Landslides (Invited) (69279)
Elisa Arnone1, Leonardo Valerio Noto1, Yannis G Dialynas2, Domenico Caracciolo1 and Rafael L Bras3, (1)University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy, (2)Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Atlanta, GA, United States, (3)Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, United States
Listening to debris flows: What can ground vibrations tell us about debris-flow entrainment and flow density? (Invited) (73037)
Jason W Kean1, Jeffrey A. Coe2, Velio Coviello3, Joel B Smith1, Scott W McCoy4 and Massimo Arattano3, (1)U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO, United States, (2)USGS Central Region Offices Denver, Denver, CO, United States, (3)CNR - IRPI, Torino, Italy, (4)University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV, United States
A physically based expression for the total volume and area of earthquake induced landsliding. (62625)
Odin Marc, Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ, Potsdam, Germany, Niels Hovius, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, Patrick Meunier, ENS, Paris, France, Tolga Gorum, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey and Taro Uchida, SABO Planning Division, National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management, Japan, Tsukuba, Japan
Deformation of slopes damaged during the 2015 Nepal earthquake sequence (84692)
Nick J Rosser1, Matthew Brain1, Alexander Densmore1, Colm Jordan2, Jack Williams3, Mark Kincey1 and Katie Oven1, (1)University of Durham, Durham, United Kingdom, (2)British Geological Survey Keyworth, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom, (3)University of Durham, Durham, DH1, United Kingdom
Insights into the movements of landslides from combinations of field monitoring and novel direct shear testing (80191)
David N Petley, University of East Anglia, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research and Enterprise, Norwich, United Kingdom
Using Concatenated Profiles from High-Speed Laser Profile Scanners to Estimate Debris-Flow Characteristics: A Novel Approach Based on Particle Image Velocimetry (64587)
Mylene Fabienne Jacquemart1, Lorenz Meier2, Christoph Graf1 and Felix Morsdorf3, (1)WSL Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Birmensdorf, Switzerland, (2)Geopraevent Ltd., Zurich, Switzerland, (3)University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
A model for predicting embankment slope failures in clay-rich soils; A Louisiana example (82891)
Scott F Burns, Portland State University, Geology Dept, Portland, OR, United States
Insight from Laboratory Experiments on the Generation of Granular Flows on the Flanks of Vibrated Pyroclastic Cones (59831)
Bruno Cagnoli, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Bologna, Italy, Giovanni Paolo Romano, La Sapienza University, Engineering, Rome, Italy and Guido Ventura, National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, Rome, Italy
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