Natural Hazards

Abstract submission deadline: 2 August 23:59 EDT/03:59 +1 GMT.


NH001. Advances in PSHA Models, Methods, and Data


Harold Magistrale1, Yufang Rong1 and Matt Gerstenberger2, (1)FM Global Research, Norwood, MA, United States(2)GNS Science, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
NH002. Asteroids: Surveys, Characterization, Impact Risk, and Mitigation


Mark Boslough, University of New Mexico Main Campus, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Albuquerque, NM, United States, Souheil M Ezzedine, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States, Paul W Chodas, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States and Craig Burkhard, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, United States
NH003. Betting on Natural Hazards: Prediction Markets, Risk Assessment, Insurance, Scientific Consensus, and Policy Decisions


Mark Boslough1, Mark Boslough1, Stephan Lewandowsky2 and James Risbey3, (1)University of New Mexico Main Campus, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Albuquerque, NM, United States(2)University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom(3)CSIRO Hobart, Hobart, TAS, Australia
NH004. CyberScience Analysis in Remote Sensing, Novel Data Streams and Social Media for Natural Hazard Monitoring, Research and Preparedness


Amanda Marie Weigel1, Guido Cervone2, Bradley Zavodsky3 and Elena Sava2, (1)University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States(2)Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States(3)NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, United States
NH005. Dams and Reservoirs - Natural Hazards, Risks, and Solutions


Michelle W Ho, Columbia University of New York, Columbia Water Center, Palisades, NY, United States, Casey Brown, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Amherst, MA, United States, Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Orange, CA, United States and Xun Sun, Columbia Univ, New York, NY, United States
NH006. Design and Evaluation of Restored and Created Wetlands for Coastal Climate Resilience: Case Studies, Models, Measurements and Policy


Rebecca French, University of Connecticut, Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation, Groton, CT, United States and Craig R Tobias, University of Connecticut, Department of Marine Sciences, Groton, CT, United States
NH007. Drilling Magma Chambers


John C Eichelberger, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Department of Geosciences, Fairbanks, AK, United States, Yan Lavallée, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom and Doug Blankenship, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, United States
NH008. Estimating the impact of climate change related extreme events in the rural sector: Multidisciplinary approaches


Federico Castillo1, Daniel S Cooley2, Michael F Wehner3 and J. Keith Gilless1, (1)University of California Berkeley, Environmental Science, Policy and Management, Berkeley, CA, United States(2)Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, United States(3)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States
NH009. Extreme Space Weather Benchmarks: Phase 1 Update and Next Steps

(Panel Format)


Seth Jonas, Science and Technology Policy Institute, Washington, DC, United States and William J Murtagh, NOAA Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
NH010. Forecasting and early warning systems for water-related natural hazards: recent advances and outstanding challenges


Dapeng Yu1, Robert Wilby2, Tomasz Niedzielski3 and Mingfu Guan2, (1)Centre for Hydrological and Ecosystem Science, Department of Geography, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, United Kingdom(2)University of Loughborough, Loughborough, United Kingdom(3)University of Wrocław, Department of Geoinformatics and Cartography, Wrocław, Poland
NH011. Geoscience with Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)


Peter W Webley, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration (ACUASI), Geophysical Institute, Fairbanks, AK, United States, David C Pieri, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Matthew M Fladeland, NASA Ames Research Ctr, Moffett Field, CA, United States and Alexander Braun, Queens University, Geological Science and Geological Engineering, Kingston, ON, Canada
NH012. Gilbert F. White Distinguished Lecture Award


Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, Orange, CA, United States and Seth Stein, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, United States
NH013. Global Navigation and Constellation Satellite Systems for Geocience and Natural Hazards

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Y Tony Song, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Tonie M van Dam, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Shuanggen Jin, Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China and Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, Orange, CA, United States
NH014. Hydroclimate and Human Health


Rakibul Khan, West Virginia University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Morgantown, WV, United States, George John Huffman, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, Benjamin F Zaitchik, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States and Daniela Ceccarelli, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
NH015. Interdisciplinary Tsunami Science


Bruce E Jaffe, USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, United States, Rick I Wilson, California Geological Survey Sacramento, Department of Conservation, Sacramento, CA, United States, Finn Løvholt, Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, Oslo, Norway and Pilarczyk Jessica, University of Southern Mississippi, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States
NH016. Investigation, Monitoring, Projection, and Mitigation of Environmental Changes Related to Climate Change Impact


Thian Yew Yew Gan, University of Alberta, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Edmonton, AB, Canada, Ralf Ludwig, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Geography, Munich, Germany and Qingyun Duan, Beijing Normal University, Institute of Land Surface System and Sustainable Development, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, Beijing, China
NH017. Ionospheric and Atmospheric Responses to Earth’s Surface Disturbances


Xing Meng, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Elvira Astafyeva, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Paris, France, Lucie Rolland, Géoazur - Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, Valbonne, France and Shingo Watada, Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
NH018. Landslide dynamics: hazard and risk assessment, triggering, modeling, in-situ observations, and remote sensing


Dalia Kirschbaum, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, Hiroshi Fukuoka, Niigata University, Research Institute for Natural Hazards and Disaster Recovery, Niigata, Japan and Ning Lu, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, United States
NH019. Monitoring, Prediction, and Hazard Mitigation of Hydroclimatic Extreme Events


Ali Mehran, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, Daniel Wright, University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Madison, WI, United States, Guy Schumann, Remote Sensing Solutions, Inc., Pasadena, CA, United States and Phu Nguyen, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States
NH020. Pre-Earthquake processes: An interdisciplinary approach to Earthquake prediction studies


Dimitar Ouzounov, Chapman University, CEESMO, Orange, CA, United States, Sergey A Pulinets, Space Research Institute RAS, Space Geophysics, Moscow, Russia, Katsumi Hattori, Chiba University, Department of Earth Sciences, Chiba, Japan and Patrick T Taylor, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Hydrosphere,Biosphere,and GeophysicsLaboratory, Greenbelt, MD, United States
NH021. Subsidence: Causes, Impacts, Mapping and Ground/Satellite Monitoring


Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, Orange, CA, United States, Cathleen E Jones, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States and Kathleen Marian Hodgkinson, UNAVCO, Inc. Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
NH022. (Un)natural Hazards: Aging US Dams and Levees -Monitoring, Maintenance, Renewal, and Risk

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Michelle W Ho, Columbia University of New York, Columbia Water Center, Palisades, NY, United States, Upmanu Lall, Columbia University, Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, New York, NY, United States, Casey Brown, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Amherst, MA, United States and Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Orange, CA, United States
NH023. Underwater Landslides – Triggering Mechanisms, Timing, and Mechanics


Julia S Reece, Texas A&M University College Station, Department of Geology and Geophysics, College Station, TX, United States, Jara Schnyder, University of Miami, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Miami, FL, United States, Derek Sawyer, Ohio State University Main Campus, Earth Sciences, Columbus, OH, United States and Hugh Daigle, University of Texas, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering, Austin, TX, United States
NH024. Wicked Problems and Deep Uncertainties: Tough Challenges in Natural Hazard Assessment and Mitigation


Seth Stein, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, United States, Michael S Steckler, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Hamed Ashouri, Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Newark, CA, United States and Upmanu Lall, Columbia University, Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, New York, NY, United States
NH025. Wildfire Risks Under Climate Change in Coupled Human and Natural Systems Across Scales


Seung Hee Kim1, Menas Kafatos1, Peter Hamlington2 and Chad Hoffman3, (1)Chapman University, CEESMO, Orange, CA, United States(2)Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO, United States(3)Colorado State University, Forest and Rangeland Stewardship Program, Fort Collins, CO, United States
C001. A Decade of Structure from Motion: Shaping Advances in Surface Process Understanding


Patrice Carbonneau, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom, Rachel Carr, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, Matt Nolan, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States and Matt Westoby, Northumbria University, Geography, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
ED025. Indigenous and Climate Science Partnerships: Developing Pathways from Knowledge to Collaborative Actions


Heather Lazrus, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States, Julie Maldonado, US Global Change Research Program, Washington D.C., DC, United States, Rajul Pandya, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States and Theresa Dardar, First People’s Conservation Council, Terrebonne Parish, LA, United States
GC016. Climate Extremes Indicators and Their Implications in Impact Modelling Studies


Simone Russo, European Commission Joint Research Centre, Ispra Vey, Italy, Jana Sillmann, Center for International Climate and Environmental Research Oslo, Oslo, Norway, Sebastian Sippel, Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena, Germany and Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick, University of New South Wales, Climate Change Research Centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia
GC057. People and Pixels 20th Anniversary: Advances in the Use of Remote Sensing in the Social Sciences


Alexander M de Sherbinin, Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Palisades, NY, United States, Guido Cervone, Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States and Nina Lam, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
H011. Advances in Integrated Observations, Modeling and Predictions for Weather, Climate and Impact Assessments


Ana Nunes, UFRJ Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and Richard G Lawford, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, United States
H049. Era of Water Crisis in the Southeastern U.S.: Attributions, Impacts, and Projections


Jonghun Kam, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, Glenn A Tootle, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States, Venkataraman Lakshmi, University of South Carolina Columbia, Columbia, SC, United States and Ray Huffaker, University of Florida, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Ft Walton Beach, FL, United States
H057. Global hydrological extremes: from intense rainfall to flash flood


S.Z. Samadi, University of South Carolina Columbia, Columbia, SC, United States, Michaela Bray, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom and Hayley Fowler, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom
H131. Utilizing Long-Term Precipitation Data Records for Understanding Climate Extremes


Phu Nguyen1, Hamed Ashouri2 and Andrea R Thorstensen1, (1)University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States(2)Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Newark, CA, United States
IN043. Monitoring Extreme Climate Events and Impacts using Remote Sensing


Mahesh Rao, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, United States and Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, Orange, CA, United States
IN058. Where We Live and Work: Improving Data and Models for Human Settlements, Infrastructure, and Population Distribution


Robert S Chen, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Budhendra L Bhaduri, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, Andrea Gaughan, University of Louisville, Dept. of Geography and Geosciences, Louisville, KY, United States and Gregory Yetman, Columbia University, CIESIN, Palisades, NY, United States
NG012. Urban and geophysical system Interactions: Did we learn from Katrina and other events?


Daniel J M Schertzer, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Champs-sur-Marne, France, Amir AghaKouchak, University of California Irvine, The Henry Samueli School of Engineering, Irvine, CA, United States, Jeffrey B Basara, University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Norman, OK, United States and Upmanu Lall, Columbia University, Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, New York, NY, United States
S033. Subduction Zone Structure and Interplate Slip along the Pacific Margin of South America


Anne M Trehu, Oregon State University, College of Earth Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, OR, United States; Oregon State Univ, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, OR, United States, Heidrun Kopp, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany, Diana Comte, University of Chile, Advanced Mining Technology Center, Department of Geology, Santiago, Chile and Hans Agurto-Detzel, Géoazur - Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, Valbonne, France
SH017. Enabling Breakthrough Science With "High-Bandwidth" Satellite Communications


Amir Caspi, Southwest Research Institute Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Brian C. Gunter, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Atlanta, GA, United States, Mark Storm, Fibertek Inc., Herndon, VA, United States and Harlan E. Spence, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Space Science Center, Durham, NH, United States
T037. Subduction Top to Bottom 2, with a Caribbean Flavor


Gray E Bebout, Lehigh University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Bethlehem, PA, United States, David W Scholl, USGS Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States, Robert J Stern, Univ Texas Dallas, Richardson, TX, United States and Philippe Agard, University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris VI, ISTeP, Paris, France
T043. The Influence of Fault Zone Structure on Plate Boundary Tectonics and Earthquakes


Andrea Donnellan, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States, Yehuda Ben-Zion, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, United States, Ramon Arrowsmith, Arizona State University, School of Earth and Space Exploration, Tempe, AZ, United States and Stephen DeLong, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States