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GA 2013 GIFT Workshop - Natural Hazards

Monday, 8 April 2013

  • Welcome !
    Günter Bloeschl
    President of EGU
  • Practical instructions for the workshop
    Carlo Laj
    EGU Committee on Education
  • How can we defend ourselves from the hazards of nature in the modern society?
    Stefano Tinti
    University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 698.1 KB)
  • Understanding the earthquake generation process: key results and present grand challenges
    Massimo Cocco
    Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Roma, Italy
    (PDF, 5.7 MB)
  • Convergent margins and mega-earthquakes
    Francesca Funiciello
    Università of Roma 3, Roma, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 17.2 MB)
  • Marine sediments in the classroom
    Claudie Le Divenah & Aurélie Van Toer
    Lycée E; de Breteuil, Montigny Le Bretonneux, France & Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement, Gif sur Yvette, France
  • Instructions for the poster session EOS02
    Eve Arnold
    University of Stockholm, Sweden
  • Hands-on activities
    Jean-Luc Berenguer & François Tilquin
    Centre International de Valbonne & Lycée Marie Curie, Echirolles, France

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

  • Risk assessment of Vesuvius volcano
    Franco Barberi
    Università Roma 3, Roma, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 5.0 MB)
  • Tsunami hazard assessment: what did we learn since 2004 and 2011?
    Hélène Hébert
    CEA, DAM, DIF, DASE, Arpajon, France
    Presentation (PDF, 11.6 MB)
  • Triggered landslide events: statistics, implications and road network interactions
    Bruce D. Malamud
    King’s College London, UK
    Presentation (PDF, 14.7 MB)
  • ESA Earth observation programme and its applications to natural hazards
    Francesco Sarti
    ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 21.1 MB)
  • Submarine geohazards
    Angelo Camerlenghi
    OGS, Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e
    Geofisica Sperimentale, Sgonico, Trieste, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 17.1 MB)
  • The educational programs of the European Geoscience Union
    Carlo Laj
    EGU Committee on Education

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

  • Space weather: storms from the Sun
    Norma B. Crosby
    Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy
    Presentation (PDF, 1.8 MB)
  • Increase of extreme events in a warming world
    Stefan Rahmstorf
    Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany
    Presentation (PDF, 6.6 MB)
  • Risk management of natural hazards challenges for the insurance industry
    Andreas Siebert
    Munich Re Insurance Company

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