Earthquake Hazards : Risk Assessment and Mitigation, Hardback Book

Earthquake Hazards : Risk Assessment and Mitigation Hardback

Edited by Rasoul (Energy and Geoscience Institute and Department of Geology and Geophysics, Universi Sorkhabi


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Earthquake Hazards: Risk Assessment and Mitigation, Second Edition presents the latest scientific developments in earthquake and seismic research, including causality, impacts, preparedness and mitigation.

The book takes a geoscientific approach to the topic and contains new insights about how earthquakes and seismic activity can trigger landslides and volcanic activity.

This new edition provides 11 new chapters, including a brand-new section devoted to case studies from a variety of earthquake-prone parts of the world.

Users will find a thorough, technical treatment of the topic that will be of benefit to researchers and academics in universities, research institutes, geological surveys and hazard management organizations.