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2007, ISBN 3540326863, 614
Avalanches, debris, mudflows and landslides are common and natural phenomena that occur worldwide, predominantly in mountainous regions. With an emphasis on... 
Avalanches | Physics | Earth sciences | Mathematical models | Snow mechanics | Simulation methods | Geophysics/Geodesy | Geosciences | Granular Media | Theoretical and Applied Mechanics | Math. Applications in Geosciences | Dynamics | Geophysical prediction | Granular materials
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Geophysical Research Letters, ISSN 0094-8276, 02/2013, Volume 40, Issue 4, pp. 727 - 731
Two snow avalanches that occurred in the winter 2010–2011 at Vallée de la Sionne, Switzerland, are studied using a new phased array FMCW radar system with... 
snow avalanche | Doppler radar | imaging | phased array radar | PULSED DOPPLER RADAR | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Snow | Rheology | Avalanches | Radar | Finishes | Snow avalanches | Tracking | Clouds | Radar data | Surges
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Reviews of Geophysics, ISSN 8755-1209, 09/2015, Volume 53, Issue 3, pp. 745 - 784
In recent years, due to warmer snow cover, there has been a significant increase in the number of cases of damage caused by gliding snowpacks and glide... 
avalanche | triggering mechanism | drag force | snow | climate change | WET-SNOW | GRANULAR FLOW | ANALYTICAL-MODEL | CLIMATE-CHANGE | WATER-FLOW | LANDSLIDE MOTION | GEOCHEMISTRY & GEOPHYSICS | FLOW IMPACT FORCE | CREEP PRESSURES | BRITISH-COLUMBIA | SLOW DRAG | Snow | Avalanches
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Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, ISSN 0148-0227, 08/2006, Volume 111, Issue F3, pp. F03007 - n/a
Snow entrainment alters the speed and hence the run‐out distance of avalanches, yet little is known about this significant process. We studied entrainment in... 
Mass balance | Energy balance | Dynamics | Modeling | Avalanches | Cryosphere | snow avalanches | entrainment | modeling | FRICTION | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | VALLEE | MOTION | FLOWS | EROSION
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by T. Faug and P. Gauer and K. Lied and M. Naaim
Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, ISSN 0148-0227, 07/2008, Volume 113, Issue F3, pp. F03009 - n/a
Results from small‐scale and full‐scale experiments on avalanche–dam interactions are presented and compared. These experiments were analyzed with respect to... 
Biogeosciences | Snow | Natural hazards | Avalanches | Cryosphere | dam | granular flows | Snow avalanches | DENSE | GRANULAR FLOWS | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | RUN-OUT | OBSTACLE
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Geophysical Research Letters, ISSN 0094-8276, 12/2003, Volume 30, Issue 23, pp. 2191 - n/a
Rapidly flowing avalanches are highly destructive natural phenomena, especially when they interact with buildings or other man‐made structures. Here we report... 
Fracture and flow | Hydrology | Physical | Turbulence, diffusion, and mixing processes | Planetology | New fields (not classifiable under other headings) | Snow and ice | General or miscellaneous | Physical Properties of Rocks | Oceanography | Solid Surface Planets | PYROCLASTIC FLOWS | GRANULAR FLOWS | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | VOLCANO
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Computer Graphics Forum, ISSN 0167-7055, 05/2018, Volume 37, Issue 2, pp. 497 - 509
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2010, Volume 51, issue 54.
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Natural Hazards, ISSN 0921-030X, 11/2019, Volume 99, Issue 2, pp. 843 - 855
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES, ISSN 1364-5021, 07/2019, Volume 475, Issue 2227, p. 20190092
Snow avalanches can be triggered by strong earthquakes. Most existing models assume that snow slab avalanches happen simultaneously during or immediately after... 
snow avalanches | FRACTURE | rate-dependent processes | SNOW | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | GROWTH | PROGRESSIVE FAILURE | earthquakes | Earth Sciences | Geophysics | Civil Engineering | Mechanics | Sciences of the Universe | Engineering Sciences | Physics | 122 | 1006 | 1005 | 1009
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Cold Regions Science and Technology, ISSN 0165-232X, 2010, Volume 63, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 14
Numerical avalanche dynamics models have become an essential part of snow engineering. Coupled with field observations and historical records, they are... 
Numerical modeling | Snow | RKE | RAMMS | Avalanche | DEPOSITION | DRY | MODEL | EROSION | FLOW | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL | MASS | SCHEMES | Computer simulation | Specifications | Granular materials | Terrain | Avalanches | Differential equations | Entrainment | Mathematical models
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