Feasibility of Developing a Time-Based Landslide Hazard Assessment Grant uri icon

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abstract

  • A novel approach to a time-based analysis of landslide hazards founded on the slope stability response to precipitation and infiltration will be developed. Historical climate records and infiltration-induced groundwater response will be linked with geotechnical stability analyses to provide a probabilistic assessment of landslide hazard as a function of time. A case study will be conducted to test and evaluate the overall approach and to indicate critical areas for follow-up and future research.

date/time interval

  • August 1, 1986 - January 31, 1988

total award amount

  • 34,481

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