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<p>An automated underground mine monitoring and communication system based on the integration of new technologies is introduced to promote safety and health, operational management and cost-effectiveness. The proposed system integration considering Wireless ...
Reference: International Journal of Mining Science and Technology (2015)
The aim of this study was to identify factors and their impact on land degradation processes in three areas of the Basilicata region (southern Italy) using a procedure that couples environmental indices.
Filed under: Geology -  General Geology
Reference: Int. J. Environ. Res., 6(2):367-380, Spring 2012
Unlike fragmental rockfall runout assessments, there are only few robust methods to quantify rock-massfailure susceptibilities at regional scale. A detailed slope angle analysis of recent Digital Elevation Models (DEM) canbe used to detect potential rockfall ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 12, 615–629, 2012
<p>In mountainous areas, rockfalls represent a major threat to human safety, public infrastructures and economic assets. Accurate mapping and qualification of risk areas are required so that public authorities can make secure and efficient decisions regarding ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT 2012 – Grenoble / France Conference Proceedings
<p>Development of representative conceptual groundwater flow model is an important step before translating it into a numerical model. In this paper, a methodology for development of conceptual groundwater flow model has been presented in which spatially distributed ...
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
Reference: African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology Vol. 5(12), pp. 1085-1092, December 2011
This paper is about concentrations of Zn, Cu, Cr, Cd, Pb and Fe in surface marine sediments of the southern coast of Sfax that were studied in order to understand current metal contamination at the outlet of a mixed industrial and domestic wastewater effluent ...
Reference: Int. J. Environ. Res., 5(3):691-704, Summer 2011
The standard design tools for buildings and civil engineering infrastructure are not prepared for working with real world subsurface information that originate from the 3D geological and geotechnical models. Also GIS standards (as the OGC standard CityGML) ...
Reference: IAMG 2011, Salzburg
<p>This paper describes the systematic and holistic approach to geo-risk reduction that has been developed and applied to numerous deep water oil and gas projects and is now being used for shallow water wind farm developments.</p>
Reference: ISGSR 2011 - Vogt, Schuppener, Straub & Bräu (eds) - © 2011 Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau
<p>Nowadays, geographical information system (GIS) and remote sensing are emerging as powerful techniques widely applicable in natural resource management and development virtual models. Recent developments in remote sensing, aerial photography and GIS make ...
Reference: EJGE Vol. 15 [2010], Bund. J
<p>A research about Landslides Platform Service 2 (forecasting of shallow rapid slope movements). The main objective of the service was to develop an integrated procedure for the forecasting and warning of distributedshallow landsliding to be used for civil ...
Reference: Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 2119-2133, 2009