Landslides and Engineered Slopes: Protecting Society Through Improved Understanding

Landslides and Engineered Slopes: Protecting Society Through Improved Understanding

By: Corey Froese (editor), Erik Eberhardt (editor), Keith Turner (editor), S. Leroueil (editor)

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Two-volume set, includes a free CD containing the full contents of the book. Landslides and Engineered Slopes: Protecting Society through Improved Understanding comprises the Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Landslides and 2nd North American Symposium on Landslides (Banff, Alberta, Canada, 2-8 June 2012). Included are thirteen keynote and invited papers, the inaugural Heim Lecture, and over 260 technical papers organized under the following themes: * Landslides and Society - Processes and Impacts * Advances in Investigation & Classification * Understanding Landslide Mechanisms * Simulating and Managing Rock Fall * New Technologies for Investigative and Performance Monitoring * Slope Stability in Practice - Engineered Slopes and Forest Management * Advanced Stability Analyses and Landslide Modelling * Evaluation and Control of Landslides - Avoidance, Prevention, and * Protection Strategies This two-volume set is intended for landslide practitioners, researchers and decision makers, to serve as a comprehensive reference, summarizing the current state-of-the-art and state-of-practice in landslide investigation, analysis and risk management as viewed by experts from Canada, the U.S. and other countries worldwide in their efforts to better protect society through improved understanding.

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Preface Symposium credits VOLUME 1 Keynote & invited papers Landslides and engineered slopes: Protecting society through improved understanding D.N. Petley Approaches to rainfall-induced landslides forecasting G.B. Crosta, P. Frattini & C. di Prisco Characteristics of landslides triggered by the 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake, Sichuan, China Y. Yin, P. Sun, M. Zhang, A. Xing & M. Wang Progressive failure in natural and engineered slopes S. Leroueil, A. Locat, E. Eberhardt & N. Kovacevic Varnes classification of landslide types, an update O. Hungr, S. Leroueil & L. Picarelli Advances in investigation and analysis for soil landslides: Three selected topics D.H. Cornforth Fluid flow focusing in passive continental margins: Significance to submarine slope instability R. Urgeles Rock slope characterization and geomechanical modelling D. Stead, M. Jaboyedoff & J.S. Coggan Monitoring of potentially catastrophic rockslides S. Loew, V. Gischig, J.R. Moore & A. Keller-Signer Integrating forests in the analysis and management of rockfall risks: Experiences from research and practice in the Alps L.K.A. Dorren & F. Berger Urban landslides: Challenges for forensic engineering geologists and engineers Scott Burns Malaysia's national slope master plan-from theory to practice C.H. Abdullah Slope instability hazard in Haiti: Emergency assessment for a safe reconstruction S. Mora-Castro, J. Saborio, J.P. Aste, C. Prepetit, V. Joseph & M. Matera First Heim lecture Deformation analysis of landslides: Progressive failure, rate effects and thermal interactions E.E. Alonso Landslides & society: Processes & impacts An introduction to the Canadian technical guidelines and best practices related to landslides R. Couture, P.T. Bobrowsky, A. Blais-Stevens, B. Wang & D.F. VanDine Requirements for professional landslide studies in Canada D.F. VanDine & K.W. Savigny Landslide identification, mapping and field description in Canada L.E. Jackson, Jr., P.T. Bobrowsky & R. Couture Landslide risk evaluation in Canada M.J. Porter & N.R. Morgenstern Prototype landslide hazard map of the conterminous United States J.W. Godt, J.A. Coe, R.L. Baum, L.M. Highland, J.R. Keaton & R.J. Roth, Jr. Seattle landslide study: 12 years later W.T. Laprade & J.J. Lee Landslide hazard mapping in North Carolina-Overview and improvements to the program J.B. Bauer, S.J. Fuemmeler, R.M. Wooten, A.C. Witt, K.A. Gillon & T.J. Douglas Systematic geological mapping for landslide understanding in the Norwegian context R.L. Hermanns, L. Hansen, K. Sletten, M. Bohme, H.S.S. Bunkholt, J.F. Dehls, R.S. Eilertsen, L. Fischer, J.-S. L'Heureux, F. Hogaas, B. Nordahl, T. Oppikofer, L. Rubensdotter, I.-L. Solberg, K. Stalsberg & F.X. Yugsi Molina The national landslide inventory, landslide events, impacts and mitigation measures in Italy A. Trigila & C. Iadanza Economic assessment of landslide risk for the Waidhofen a.d. Ybbs region, Alpine Foreland, Lower Austria P. Lemenkova, C. Promper & T. Glade Geomorphic controls and debris flows-the 2010 Zhouqu disaster, China T.A. Dijkstra, J.H. Chandler, R. Wackrow, X.M. Meng, D.T. Ma, A. Gibson, M. Whitworth, C. Foster, K. Lee, P.R.N. Hobbs, H.J. Reeves & J. Wasowski The Testalinden Creek debris flow of 2010 near Oliver, British Columbia P. Jordan, K. Turner & D. Nicol Debris flow fatalities-who lives and who dies? P.M. Santi & C. Dowling The physical vulnerability of roads to debris flow: An expert judgement approach J.T. Smith, M.G. Winter, S. Fotopoulou, K. Pitilakis, O-C. Mavrouli, J. Corominas & S. Argyroudis Vulnerability of buildings to debris flow impact M. Jakob, D. Stein & M. Ulmi Analyses of river-blocking and breaking mode of "9.24" debris flow near Tangjiashan barrier dam X.W. Hu, Y. Zhang, X.P. Lv, X. Lin, X.W. Hu & H.Y. Hu Earthquake approach to mapping landslides useful for private insurers J.R. Keaton & R.J. Roth, Jr. Estimating landslide losses: A general approach for a winter storm scenario C.J. Wills, F. Perez & D. Branum Relation of recent megalandslides to prehistoric events in the city of La Paz, Bolivia R.H. Hermanns, J. Dehls, M.A. Guzman, N. Roberts, J.J. Clague, A. Cazas Saavedra & G. Quenta Quispe Relationship between urban development and slope instability in the history of Rome: The case of the Palatine Hill between the Republican and the Imperial Ages (IV cen. BC-II cen. AD) G.B. Fasani, A. Bretschneider, E. Di Luzio & A. Cicogna A moderate velocity landslide with immoderate consequences D.M. Cruden, C.D. Martin, S. Thomson & B.G.N. Miller Landslide hazard evaluation and quarry redesign at Bingen, Washington, USA H.T. Kuper, G.L. Peterson, R. Pirot & D.J. Higgins Minor rock slide along Ohio River, Indiana, yields damage to residential structures T.R. West Review of approaches for assessing the impact of climate change on landslide hazards J.A. Coe & J.W. Godt What if atmospheric CO2 concentration doubles? A chemical perspective on rock weathering and weakening M.-H. Derron & M. Jaboyedoff Forecasting transport infrastructure slope failures in a changing climate J.H. Wilks, T.A. Dijkstra & N. Dixon Landslides and climate change-innovative approaches to planning policy and stakeholder engagement in England R. McInnes & R. Moore Historical evolution of multi-source mudslides M. Parise, A. Federico & G. Palladino Land cover changes for landslide risk evolution-first results from lower Austria C. Promper & T. Glade The influence of notches on the stability of soil and rock slopes L.E. Vallejo Botanical and geotechnical influences on peat instability E.S. Foteu Madio, A.P. Dykes, M.P. Waller, P. Hughes & M.J. Grant Exploring regional topographic and rainfall controls of landslides on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada J.N. Goetz, A. Brenning & R.H. Guthrie A solifluction lobe in Okstindan, north Norway and its paleoclimatic significance G. Elliott & P. Worsley Massive debris flow event on Pacific Northwest volcanoes, USA, November 2006: Causes, effects and relationship to climate change S.F. Burns, R. Pirot, K. Williams & S. Sobieschezk Advances in investigation & classification A railway ground hazard scenario characterization methodology T.R. Keegan, M. Pritchard & D.M. Cruden Fast assessment of susceptibility of massive rock instabilities M. Jaboyedoff, M.-H. Derron, A. Pedrazzini, L.H. Blikra, G.B. Crosta, C.R. Froese, R.H. Hermanns, T. Oppikofer, M. Bohme & D. Stead Understanding landslides in Kentucky: Tools and methods to further landslide hazard research M.M. Crawford Monitoring and LIDAR spatial analysis to define landslide activity at Little Smoky River, Alberta A.J. Morgan, D.K. Chao & C.R. Froese Construction of evaluation model for landslide potential after rainfall due to slope land use Y-R. Chen, S-C. Hsieh, K-J. Tsai & W-C. Lin Landslide and alluvial fan caused by an extreme rainfall in Suao, Taiwan H.T. Chou, C.F. Lee, C.M. Lo & C.P. Lin Rock slope stability and influence of rainfall on national road 234 (Central Portugal) P.S. Andrade & V.P. Cavaleiro Pre-conditioning factors for rainfall and earthquake-triggered landslides S.B. Bai, B. Thiebes, J. Wang & P.G. Zhou Relation of landslides triggered by the Kiholo Bay earthquake and modeled ground motion E.L. Harp, S.H. Hartzell, R.W. Jibson & L. Ramirez-Guzman Study of stability of the remnant mountain body in the back scarp of the Tangjiashan Landslide after the May 12, 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake X.W. Hu, G. Luo, X.P. Lv, D.G. Song, X.W. Hu & H.Y. Hu Seismic landslide hazard maps of Anchorage, Alaska, USA R.W. Jibson Recognition of earthquake-triggered landslides using support vector machines C. Cheng, S.B. Bai & P.G. Zhou Rapid drawdown and landslides N.M. Pinyol, E.E. Alonso & S. Olivella Application of ambient noise analysis for investigating site amplification properties of slopes susceptible to seismically induced failures V. Del Gaudio & J. Wasowski Using 3D seismic and electrical tomography to aid in landslide remediation design P. Sirles, K. Haramy, R. Andrew & R. Surdahl Mechanism and volume estimation of the 2007 Punta Cola rockslide-debris avalanche using terrestrial laser scanning and aerial photogrammetry F.X. Yugsi Molina, T. Oppikofer, R.L. Hermanns, T.F. Redfield, I. Bascunan, S. Loew & S.A. Sepulveda Characterizing six large landslides with LiDAR imagery and reconnaissance, Cascade Range, South Fork Santiam River, Oregon C.M. Hammond & N.K. Jenks Identification of geomorphological features of landslides using airborne laser altimetry T.H. Kim, D.M. Cruden & C.D. Martin Using 3D surface datasets to understand landslide evolution: From analogue models to real case study D. Carrea, A. Abellan, M.-H. Derron, N. Gauvin & M. Jaboyedoff Detailed geologic mapping uncovers prehistoric landslide dam at Posey Canyon in the Ridge Basin, California J.M. Wallace & P.L. Johnson Influence of 3D statistical discontinuity variability on slope stability conditions M.-A. Brideau, S. Chauvin, P. Andrieux & D. Stead Slope failure and modeling uncertainty in complex volcanic terrain, Opito Bay, New Zealand S.L. Price Slope instability in Ohio's glacial deposits J. Cermak & J. Moskowitz Displacements of a large landslide in structurally complex clays C. Di Maio, M. Vallario, R. Vassallo & M. Bianca Quick-clay formation and groundwater leaching trends in southwestern Sweden M.A. Persson & R.L. Stevens Quick-clay distribution assessed from 2D resistivity measurements: Recent developments based on test sites in Mid Norway I.-L. Solberg, L. Hansen, J.S. Ronning & E. Dalsegg A critical review of the definition of brittle clays adopted in the Norwegian practice V. Thakur, F. Oset, R. Aaboe, T. Wiig, E. Lyche, E.E.D. Haugen, M.B. Saeter & A. Robsrud The Saint-Jude landslide of May 10, 2010, Quebec, Canada P. Locat, D. Demers, D. Robitaille, T. Fournier, F. Noel, S. Leroueil, A. Locat & G. Lefebvre The hidden complexity of a deep-seated landslide, Richmond, California, USA P.L. Johnson & J.M. Wallace Detailed assessment of the deep-seated gravitational deformation at Stampa above Flam, Norway M. Bohme, R.L. Hermanns, L. Fischer, T. Oppikofer, H.S.S. Bunkholt, M.-H. Derron, D. Carrea, M. Jaboyedoff & T. Eiken Kinematics and internal deformation of a slow deep-seated rock slide in metamorphic rock (Niedergallmigg, Austria) C. Zangerl, C. Prager, W. Chwatal, E. Bruckl, H. Kirschner & R. Brandner Post-glacial rockslides in a 200 x 130 km area of the Alps: Characteristics, ages, and uncertainties M. Ostermann & D. Sanders The August 06, 2010 Mount Meager rock slide-debris flow, Coast Mountains, British Columbia R.H. Guthrie, P. Friele, K. Allstadt, N. Roberts, S.G. Evans, K. Delaney, D. Roche, J.J. Clague, M. Jakob & D. Cronmiller Reactivation of an overlooked landslide in site of power plant of Shawan hydropower station, Sichuan, China S.W. Qi, F. Wu, Y. Song & Z.Q. Li An experimental investigation on the "slope" stability during coalmining-induced quicksand Q.H. Dong, W.H. Sui & X.C. Wei Influence of multiple seams mining on stability of steep slopes W.H. Sui, W. Hu, G. Zhang & Y. Wang Study on the critical water head in the trailing edge of translational landslide Y. Zhao, M. Xu & H.M. Zhao Slope stability and landscape restoration design for abandoned limestone quarries in Xuzhou urban planning area G. Zhang, W.H. Sui & J. Zhou Stability and shear strength parameters inversion of man-made rockfill B. Zhang, X. Chen, B. Wu, F. Feng & X. Huang Determining potential debris flow inundation zones for an emergency response using LAHARZ: The Ghost Town debris flow, Maggie Valley, N.C., USA A.C. Witt, K.A. Gillon, R.M. Wooten, T.J. Douglas, J.B. Bauer & S.J. Fuemmeler Elaboration of a magnitude-frequency relationship for debris flows by aerial photographs-case study from a national park in the Spanish Pyrenees M. Hurlimann, G. Chevalier, J. Moya, C. Abanco & M. Llorens Debris flow modeling for susceptibility mapping at regional to national scale in Norway L. Fischer, L. Rubensdotter, K. Sletten, K. Stalsberg, C. Melchiorre, P. Horton & M. Jaboyedoff Initiation zone characterization of debris flows in November 2006, Mount Hood, Oregon, USA R. Pirot Approaches to shallow landslide and debris flow-assessments in Norway K. Stalsberg, L. Fischer, L. Rubensdotter & K. Sletten The fallacy of frequency: Statistical techniques for debris-flow frequency-magnitude analyses M. Jakob Debris flow travel distance: Field traverse data and regional guidelines for terrain stability assessment R.J. Fannin, M. Busslinger & P. Jordan A study about the relationship between the frequency of debris flows and lithology B. Yu, S. Chu, K. Lu, L. Han & H. Xie The Ganderberg landslide (South Tyrol, Italy): Residual hazard assessment and risk scenarios G. Bossi, M. Mantovani, G. Marcato, A. Pasuto, V. Mair V, L. Nossing & M. Stefani Landslide susceptibility modeling with generalized additive models-facing the heterogeneity of large regions H. Petschko, R. Bell, T. Glade & A. Brenning Landslide inventory and susceptibility mapping for the Yukon Alaska Highway Corridor A. Blais-Stevens, P. Lipovsky, M. Kremer, R. Couture & S. Smith Landslide susceptibility mapping with GIS: A case study in Covilha, Portugal J. Riscado, V.P. Cavaleiro, L. Andrade Pais & P.S. Andrade Improved spatial analysis and prediction of landslide susceptibility: Practical recommendations A. Brenning Quantitative assessment of landslide frequency versus magnitude of displacement P. Flentje, R. Chowdhury, A. Miner & C. Mazengarb Engineering geomorphological mapping for landslide hazard assessments in Hong Kong S. Parry & J.R. Hart Performance after 17 years of road cut slopes in Muscat, Oman P.M. Maurenbrecher & J. James Challenges in planning highway improvements in landslide terrain C. Grapel & R. Skirrow Susceptibility assessment of shallow landslides in the Messina province (North-East Sicily, Italy) C. Esposito, G. Scarascia-Mugnozza, A. Trigila & M.G. Finoia Understanding landslide mechanisms A case study of an extremely rapid rockslide and its landslide dam Q.-G. Cheng, Y.-F. Wang & Q. Zhu Airblast generated by rock avalanche 841 Q.-G. Cheng, Y.-F. Wang, Q. Zhu & X.-L. Wei Cosmogenic nuclide dating of slow moving rockslides in Norway in order to assess long-term slide velocities 849 R.L. Hermanns, T.F. Redfield, H.S.S. Bunkholt, L. Fischer, T. Oppikofer, J. Gosse & T. Eiken Landslide processes in hard rock in Troms, Norway 855 H.S.S. Bunkholt, T.F. Redfield, P.T. Osmundsen, T. Oppikofer, R.L. Hermanns & J. Dehls Implications of geologic structure on the stability of gigantic landslides: Lessons learned from the Sanford Pasture Landslide Complex E.R. Keffeler & R.J. Watters Earthquake-triggered rock slope failures: Damage and site effects J.R. Moore, V. Gischig, F. Amann, M. Hunziker & J. Burjanek Modelling the geometrical control on the evolution of brittle failure N.J. Rosser Modelling the shearing behaviour of sturzstrom K.L. Rait, E.T. Bowman & C. Lambert Evidence for coseismic rock avalanches and debris flows in fractured mylonites of the Alpine Fault, Paringa, New Zealand G.S. Halliday & A. Camara Sedimentology and mechanics of major rock avalanches: Implications from (pre-)historic Sturzstrom deposits (Tyrolean Alps, Austria) C. Prager, C. Zangerl & H. Kerschner The genesis of Huascaran-like sturzstroms-a thermo-dynamic approach J. Hanisch & O. Schulze The Aggenalm landslide-first findings of the monitoring data J. Festl, J. Singer & K. Thuro Deep-seated rockslide formation: A study of Huangcaoping in Dadu River, China G. Han, Q.-H. Zhao & S.-Q. Peng Displacements and the influence of permafrost on rockslides in northern Norway; Implications for driving mechanisms and hazards L.H. Blikra, L. Kristensen, H.H. Christiansen & J. Dehls Failure and motion mechanisms of a rapid loess flowslide triggered by irrigation in the Guanzhong irrigation area, Shaanxi, China T.L. Li, X.L. Xing, L.J. Huang, P. Li, K.L. Zhang & F.W. Wang The angle of repose of granular systems measured using hollow cylinders L.E. Vallejo & Z. Liu Description and development mechanisms of the landslide at Ulu Yam Perdana, Hulu Yam, Selangor, Malaysia K.B. Jaafar, S. Jamaludin & M.F. Mohamad Isa Kinematics and evolution of Carlantino large landslide (Apulia, Southern Italy) F. Canora, R. Pellicani, G. Spilotro, D. Fidelibus & S. Gallicchio Shear deformation distribution and the variation of pore pressure in a sandy model slope during rainfall K. Sasahara & N. Sakai Some considerations on the mechanics of a large earthslide in stiff clays R. Vassallo, C. Di Maio, L. Comegna & L. Picarelli Temporal characteristics and controls on landsliding in glacial tills S. Nawawitphisit, D.N. Petley, N.J. Rosser, M. Lim, M. Brain, S. Waugh, A. Clark & C. Longley Post-failure characteristics of weathered soils in Korea S.W. Jeong, J.S. Choi, Y.S. Song, J. Locat, S. Leroueil & G. Chambon A study of the retrogressive behaviour and mobility of Norwegian quick clay landslides J.-S. L'Heureux Tertiary creep reproduction in back-pressure-controlled ring-shear test and predicting final failure time of rainfall-induced landslides A. Atitkagna & H. Fukuoka Creep behavior of clayey soils in residual-state of shear: An experimental study to understand the creeping displacement behavior of large-scale landslides A.D.R. Bhat, R.C. Tiwari, B.N.P. Bhandary & R. Yatabe Some catastrophic landslides triggered by the 2011 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku Earthquake G. Wang, A. Suemine, F.Y. Zhang, H. Fukuoka & T. Kamai A slow and complex landslide process in the Southern Apennines (Italy) F. Cotecchia, C. Vitone, F. Santaloia & G. Palladino Onset mechanism of high-speed landslide triggered by earthquake and calculation of set-out velocity C.-Z. Gu, X.W. Hu, M.-C. Zhang & G. Luo Study on the failure mechanism of the landslide caused by goaf deformation Y. Xu & X. Wu Cause and stability analysis of the ancient East Tangjiawan landslide in the Three Gorges Dam reservoir area Y.S. Li, T.B. Li & D. Zhong Landslides induced by the May 11 (2011), Lorca (SE Spain), earthquake (Mw 5.1) P. Alfaro, J. Delgado, J.A. Lopez, F. Garcia-Tortosa, L. Lenti, C. Lopez-Casado & S. Martino The genetic mechanism analysis and engineering effects of Wasigou landslide Y. Wang, Y. Chen, L. Wang & H. Li Experimental study on the migration of fine grains with seepage in a soil layer X.B. Lu, T.L. Ye & X.H. Zhang Assessment of mass movements in the western part of Istanbul, Turkey A. Tugrul, O. Undul & I.H. Zarif Reactivated mechanism analysis of a giant landslide induced by excavation: A case study of Badu Landslide in China D.M. Xue, T.B. Li & Y.X. Wei An experimental and energy approach study of the crushing of sliding layer granular material in a grain crushing-induced landslide W. Hu, Z.Y. Yin, C. Dano & P.Y. Hicher Submarine mass-wasting and deposition in selected Norwegian fjord deltas R.S. Eilertsen, L. Hansen & J.-S. L'Heureux Exploring the contrasting signatures of submarine landslides along the North Channel of the St. Lawrence Middle Estuary (Charlevoix), Quebec, Canada J. Locat, D. Turmel, F. Noel, C. Amiguet, P. Lajeunesse, G. St-Onge & L. Terhzaz Numerical analyses of submarine slope failure due to gas hydrate dissociation S.-S. Park & S.-G. Choi Temporal progression and spatial extent of mass wasting events on the Squamish prodelta slope 1091 J.E.H. Clarke, S. Brucker, J. Muggah, T. Hamilton, D. Cartwright, I. Church & P. Kuus Author index VOLUME 2 Simulating & managing rock fall A new source of rockfall information A.K. Turner Performance measures for rock slopes and appurtenances D.A. Stanley & L.A. Pierson Quantitative rock fall hazard and risk assessment in Yosemite Valley, California, USA G.M. Stock, N. Luco, E.L. Harp, B.D. Collins, P. Reichenbach, K. Frankel, B. Matasci, D. Carrea, M. Jaboyedoff & T. Oppikofer Rockfalls at chalk cliffs in northern Europe S.A. Schack Pedersen Straddling the US Canada border, the Ross Dam rockfall B.A. George & L.A. Pierson The 2010 rockfall event in Stein an der Traun-causes and triggers K. Thuro & M. Bundschuh Probabilistic Rockfall Hazard Analysis (PRHA) P. Frattini, G.B. Crosta, S. Lari & F. Agliardi Rockfall simulation using a 3-D discrete element model with engineering validation R. Zhang & A. Rock Simplified approach for obtaining the block volume distribution of fragmental rockfalls J. Corominas, O-C. Mavrouli, D. Santana & J. Moya Evaluation of hypothesized water-system triggers for rock falls from Glacier Point, Yosemite National Park, California, USA G.M. Stock, N. Sitar, J.W. Borchers, E.L. Harp, J.B. Snyder, B.D. Collins, R.C. Bales & G.F. Wieczorek Fully rationalized equations for incorporating joint water pressure in rock slope stability analyses at Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park, California C.F. Watts, S.A. Underwood, W.C. Haneberg & J.D. Rogers Terrestrial photogrammetry and LiDAR investigation of the cliffs associated with the seismically triggered rockfalls during the February and June 2011 Christchurch earthquakes M.-A. Brideau, C.I. Massey, G. Archibald & M. Jaboyedoff Seismically induced rock fall, Christchurch, New Zealand: The effects of large vertical and horizontal accelerations A.L. Williams, M. Gibson & G. Gilmer Influence of freeze-thaw cycles on microseismic activity on a mountain slope in the Italian Alps C. Occhiena, M. Pirulli, C. Scavia, M. Arattano, M. Chiarle, U. Morra di Cella & P. Pogliotti Summary of worldwide rockfall tests J.D. Duffy A fresh approach to the hybrid/attenuator rockfall fence A. Bichler & G. Stelzer Applications and limitations of hybrid rockfall protection systems T.C. Badger, T. Ortiz & B. Arndt A review on the design of rock sheds with a cushion layer K. Schellenberg, C. Rothlin, S. Ghadimi-Khasraghy & T. Vogel New technologies for investigative & performance monitoring Practical considerations for landslide instrumentation G. Machan & D.L. Beckstrand Investigation and monitoring of rock slope instabilities in Norway by terrestrial laser scanning T. Oppikofer, H.S.S. Bunkholt, L. Fischer, A. Saintot, R.L. Hermanns, D. Carrea, C. Longchamp, M.-H. Derron, C. Michoud & M. Jaboyedoff Analysis of a large-scale, stepped planar failure in the Central Andes uplands, Chile, using roughness profiles from terrestrial laser scanning S.A. Sepulveda, J.P. Fuentes, T. Oppikofer, R.L. Hermanns & S.M. Moreiras Monitoring the subsurface hydrologic response for precipitation-induced shallow landsliding in the San Francisco Bay area, California, USA B.D. Collins, J.D. Stock, K.A. Foster, M.P.W. Whitman & N.E. Knepprath The coupling of structural analyses and monitoring techniques to characterize Turtle Mountain unstable system F. Humair, M. Jaboyedoff, A. Pedrazzini, J-L. Epard, C.R. Froese, F. Moreno & J. Pearse Kinematic considerations of the Gascons rockslide, Quebec (Gaspesie), Canada C. Cloutier, J. Locat, P-E. Lord, R. Couture & M. Jaboyedoff Kinematics of the Slumgullion landslide revealed by ground-based InSAR surveys W.H. Schulz, J.A. Coe, B.L. Shurtleff, J. Panosky, P. Farina, P.P. Ricci & G. Barsacchi Guidelines for InSAR monitoring of landslides in Canada V. Singhroy, F. Charbonneau, C.R. Froese & R. Couture Advanced InSAR techniques for monitoring landslides J.L. Morgan, G. Falorni, F. Novali & A. Tamburini Investigating landslides with Persistent Scatterers Interferometry (PSI): Current issues and challenges 1295 J. Wasowski, F. Bovenga, D.O. Nitti & R. Nutricato Can PS-InSAR be used for monitoring a specific landslide? Estimation of Persistent Scatterers using freely available geodata S. Plank, J. Singer & K. Thuro Experimental research on early identification of landsliding by using Radarsat-2 programming data M.W. Xie, D.H. Fan, J.H. Huang, X.Q. Chai, X.Y. Liu & P.F. Li GB-InSAR survey of the Valoria earthflow during the 2009 reactivation (Northern Apennines, Italy) A. Corsini, A. Daehne & E. Bertacchini Landslide monitoring in western Norway using high resolution TerraSAR-X and Radarsat-2 InSAR 1321 J.F. Dehls, L. Fischer, M. Bohme, A. Saintot, R.H. Hermanns, T. Oppikofer, T.R. Lauknes, Y. Larsen & L.H. Blikra The SBAS-DInSAR technique, a remote sensing tool for investigating landslides at regional and local scale M. Bonano, F. Calo, M. Manunta, L. Paglia, G. Zeni & R. Lanari Monitoring of slope movement using interferometric synthetic aperture radar data B. Panda, K. Fergason & J. Chirumamilla Ground motion detection using radar satellites in areas prone to landslides: El Portalet landslide & Valle de Tena, Spain G. Cooksley, F. Sanchez, J. Sabater, M.J. Banwell & G. Herrera Landslide inventory, monitoring and modeling: ESA-GMES Terrafirma services S. Moretti, F. Raspini, F. Cigna, G. Cooksley, M.J. Banwell, U. Wegmuller, T. Strozzi, H. Raetzo & K. Stamatopoulos Overview of 2001-08 GPS monitoring at the Corvara landslide and perspectives from 2010-11 use of HR X-band SAR (Dolomites, Italy) A. Corsini, C. Iasio & V. Mair Tracking of slow moving landslide by photogrammetric data-a case study B. Abolmasov, U. Duric, R. Pavlovic & B. Trivic A study of ground deformation evaluation system by photogrammetry E. Kondo, M. Nakamura & M. Yagisawa GPS monitoring of a landslide for railways C. Bunce & I. Chadwick Using GNSS sensors in real time monitoring of slow moving landslides-a case study B. Abolmasov, S. Milenkovic, B. Jelisavac, V. Vujanic, M. Pejic & M. Pejovic Monitoring of slow moving landslide at 46th km of Simpang Pulai-Gua Musang highway, Malaysia S. Jamaludin, C.H. Abdullah, K.B. Jaafar & M. Anuri Long-term rate behavior monitoring using automated MEMS-based sensing arrays in an urban landslide environment D.D. Dasenbrock, C.L. Levesque & L. Danisch Field trial of an acoustic emission early warning system for slope instability N. Dixon, M.P. Spriggs, P. Meldrum & E. Haslam Landslide hazard evaluation by means of several monitoring techniques, including an acoustic emission sensor N. Dixon, M.P. Spriggs, G. Marcato & A. 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