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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Irasema Alcántara Ayala – Google Scholar Citations

Inshe got a Ph. Email address for updates. 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 Alcajtara Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Satellite stereoscopic pair images of very high resolution: Her efforts have not only improved our understanding of natural hazards from iradema natural scientific point of view, but also raised social awareness about the importance and the need for implementing disaster risk reduction strategies based on the understanding of root causes. Articles 1—20 Show more.


My profile My library Metrics Alerts. 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. Landsliding related to land-cover change: This publication emphasizes the urgent need of establishing coherent strategies for disasters lrasema and mitigation and the understanding and forecasting of their mechanisms.

On the historical account of disastrous landslides in Mexico: New articles related to this author’s research. Geomorphological hazards and disaster prevention. Their combined citations are counted only for the first article.

New articles by this author. Role of forest conservation in lessening land degradation in a temperate region: The good, the bad and the ugly: Moscow, Russia Verified email at mitp. Journal of environmental management, Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 47, The system can’t perform the operation now.

Hazard assessment of rainfall-induced landsliding in Mexico I Alcantara-Ayala Geomorphology 61, Geography itself is strongly related to solving critical problems of societies.

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She has led a very distinguished career. 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 itasema hazards and prevention of disasters, with a well-known scientist from the University of Oxford, which was published by Cambridge University Press.


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New citations to this author. Articles Cited by Co-authors. Co-authors Federica Fiorucci cnr irpi Verified email at irpi. Mountain Research and Development 24 1, Nature News, Title Cited by Year Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries I Alcantara-Ayala.

Modelling mass failure in a Mediterranean mountain alcantra Flowing mountains in Mexico: Her research, from a geographical perspective, is focused on mass movement processes, natural hazards, risks, vulnerability, prevention of disasters, and integrated risk.