Engineering and Mitigation Bibliography

Alcántara-Ayala, I. “Geomorphology, Natural Hazards, Vulnerability, and Prevention of Natural Disasters in Developing Countries.” Geomorphology 47 (2002): 107-24. View/purchase online»

Bajracharya, Samjwal Ratna, Pradeep Kumar Mool, and Basanta Raj Shrestha. Impact of Climate Change on Himalayan Glaciers and Glacial Lakes: Case Studies of GLOF and Associated Hazards in Nepal and Bhutan. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

Bhambri, Rakesh, and Tobias Bolch. “Glacier Mapping: A Review with Special Reference to the Indian Himalayas.” Progess in Physical Geography 33, no. 5 (2009): 672-704. View/purchase online»

Capps DM, Rabus B, Clague JJ, Shugar DH. “Identification and characterization of alpine subglacial lakes using interferometric synthetic aperture radar (InSAR): Brady Glacier, Alaska, USA.” Journal of Glaciology 56, no. 199 (2010): 861-870. View/purchase online»

Carey, Mark. “The Politics of Place: Inhabiting and Defending Glacier Hazard Zones in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca.” In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian Luckman, 229-40. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Chalise, S. R., and N.R Khanal. “Recent Extreme Weather Events in the Nepal Himalayas.” In The Extremes of the Extremes: Extraordinary Floods, edited by H. P. Finnsdotir and M. Moss A Snorasson, 141-46. Wallingford, UK: IAHS Press, 2002. View/purchase online»

Chalise, Suresh Raj, Madan Lall Shrestha, Kamal Prakash Budhathoki , and Mandira Singh Sherstha. “Glacio-Hydrological Aspects of Climate Change in the Himalayas: Mitigation of Glacial Lake Outburst Floods in Nepal.” In IAHS-AISH publication, 309-16, 2005. View/purchase online»

Choki, Kunzang. “Japanese Help to Study Glacial Lakes.” Kuensel Online, 2009. View/purchase online»

Dahal, Khila Raj. “Hazard and Risk: Perception of Glacial Lake Outburst Flooding from Tsho Rolpa Lake, Nepal.” Michigan Technological University, 2008. View/purchase online»

De la Cruz-Reyna, S. Escenarios De Riesgo Y Percepción Del Peligro Volcánico En México, Simposio Internacional “Volcán Popocatépetl,” 22-24 March, 1999. Abstracts, 11. Mexico City: UNAM/CENAPRED, 1999.

Dekens, Julie. Local Knowledge for Disaster Preparedness: A Literature Review. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

Dekens, Julie, Mats Eriksson, Vijay Khadgi, and Kesang Renchen. Sharing Knowledge on Disaster Risk Reduction in the Himalayan Region: Proceedings from Two Workshops on Planning Processes, Social Inclusion, and Local Knowledge for Disaster Preparedness. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2008. View/purchase online»

Dongtao, M.A., T.U. Jianjun, Peng Cui, and Lu Ruren. “Approach to Mountain Hazards in Tibet, China.” Journal of Mountain Science 1, no. 2 (2004): 143-54. View/purchase online»

Eriksson, Mats, Xu Jianchu, Arun Bhakta Shrestha, Ramesh Ananda Vaidya, Santosh Nepal, and Klas Sandström. The Changing Himalayas: Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources and Livelihoods in the Greater Himalayas. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2009. View/purchase online»

Fell, R. “Landslide Risk Assessment and Acceptable Risk.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal 31 (1994): 261-72. View/purchase online»

Gagliardini, O., F. Gillet-Chaulet, G. Durand, C. Vincent, and P. Duval. “Estimating the Risk of Glacier Cavity Collapse During Artificial Drainage: The Case of Tête Rousse Glacier.” Geophysical Research Letters 38, L10505. (2011) View/purchase online»

Grabs, W.E., and J. Hanisch. “Objectives and Prevention Methods for Glacier Lake Outburst Floods (GLOFs).” In Snow and Glacier Hydrology, 341-52: Kathmandu Symposium, 1992. View/purchase online»

Greminger, P. “Managing the Risks of Natural Hazards in Switzerland – An Alpine Country.” In Debris-Flow Hazards Mitigation: Mechanics, Prediction, and Assessment: Proceedings, 3rd International Dfhm Conference, Davos, Switzerland, September 10-12, 2003, edited by D. Rickenmann and C. L. Chen, 39-56. Rotterdam: Millpress, 2003. View/purchase online»

Gruber, S., and W. Haeberli. “Permafrost in Steep Bedrock Slopes and Its Temperature-Related Destabilization Following Climate Change.” Journal of Geophysical Research 112, no. F2 (2007): F02S18. View/purchase online»

Haeberli, W., A. Kääb, D. Vonder Mühll, and P. Teysseire. “Prevention of Outburst Floods from Periglacial Lakes at Gruben Glaciers, Valais, Swiss Alps.” Journal of Glaciology 47 (2001): 111-22. View/purchase online»

Hegglin, Esther, and Christian Huggel. “An Integrated Assessment of Vulnerability to Glacial Hazards: A Case Study in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru.” Mountain Research and Development 28, no. 3-4 (2008): 299-309. View/purchase online»

Hewitt, Kenneth. “Culture and Risk: Understanding the Sociocultural Settings That Influence Risk from Natural Hazards.” In ICIMOD and the Mountain Forum: Global E-Conference, 2009. View/purchase online»

Huggel, C., W. Haeberli, A. Kääb, D. Bieri, and S. Richardson. “An Assessment Procedure for Glacial Hazards in the Swiss Alps.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal 41 (2004): 1068-83. View/purchase online»

Huggel, C., S. Zgraggen-Oswald, W. Haeberli, A. Kääb, K. Polkvoj, I. Galushkin, and S.G. Evans. “The 2002 Rock/Ice Avalanche at Kolka/Karmadon, Russian Caucasus: Assessment of Extraordinary Avalanche Formation and Mobility and Application of Quickbird Satellite Imagery.” Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 5 (2005): 173-87. View/purchase online»

ICIMOD. “Glacial Lakes and Glacial Lake Outburst Floods in Nepal.” ICIMOD Books Online (2011). View/purchase online»

Juen, I, G Kaser, and C Georges. “Modelling Observed and Future Runoff from a Glacierized Tropical Catchment.” Global and Planetary Change 59, no. 1-4 (2007): 37-48. View/purchase online»

Kääb, A. “Remote Sensing of Permafrost-Related Problems and Hazards.” Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 19, no. 2 (2008): 107-36. View/purchase online»

Kääb, A., C. Huggel, B. Barbero, M. Chiarle, M. Cordola, F. Epifani, W. Haeberli, G. Mortara, P. Semino, A. Tamburini, and G. Viazzo. “Glacier Hazards at Belvedere Glacier and the Monte Rosa East Face, Italian Alps: Processes and Mitigation.” In Proceedings, 10th Interpraevent, Riva Del Garda, May 24-27, 2004, 67-78. Klagenfurt: Interpraevent, 2004. View/purchase online»

Kääb, A., R. Wessels, W. Haeberli, C. Huggel, J.S. Kargel, and S.J.S. Khalsa. “Rapid Aster Imaging Facilitates Timely Assessments of Glacier Hazards and Disasters.” EOS: Transactions American Geophysical Union 13, no. 84 (2003): 117-21. View/purchase online»

Kargel, Jeffrey, Roberto Furfaro, Georg Kaser, Gregory Leonard, Wolfgang Fink, Christian Huggel, Andreas Kääb, Bruce Raup, John Reynolds, David Wolfe, and Marco Zapata. “Aster Imaging and Analysis of Glacier Hazards.” In Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change, edited by Bhaskar Ramachandran, Christopher O. Justice and Michael J. Abrams, 325-73: Springer, 2011. View/purchase online»

Kattelmann, R., and T. Watanabe. “Draining Himalayan Glacial Lakes before They Burst.” In Destructive Water: Water-Caused Natural Disasters, Their Abatement and Control, edited by G. H. Leavesley. Geneva: International Association of Hydrological Sciences, 1997. View/purchase online»

Kattelmann, Richard. “Glacial Lake Outburst Floods in the Nepal Himalaya: A Manageable Hazard?” Natural Hazards 28 (2003): 145-54. View/purchase online»

Keys, Harry, and Paul Green. “The Crater Lake Issue – a Management Dilemma.” In 1953 Tangiwai Commemoration, 2004. View/purchase online»

Keys, Harry J.R. “Lahars of Ruapehu Volcano, New Zealand: Risk Mitigation.” Annals of Glaciology 45 (2007): 155-62. View/purchase online»

Leber, Diethard. “Glacier Hazards and Risk Response Strategies in Himalayan Countries (Bhutan, India, Nepal).” In United Nations Regional Workshop on the Use of Space Technology for Disaster Management in Asia and the Pacific, 2002. 

Leonard, Graham S., David M. Johnston, Douglas Paton, Amy Christianson, Julia Becker, and Harry Keys. “Developing Effective Warning Systems: Ongoing Research at Ruapehu Volcano, New Zealand.” Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 172, no. 3-4 (2008): 199-215. View/purchase online»

Lliboutry, Louis, Benjamín Morales A., André Pautre, and Bernard Schneider. “Glaciological Problems Set by the Control of Dangerous Lakes in Cordillera Blanca, Peru. I. Historical Failures of Morainic Dams, Their Causes and Prevention.” Journal of Glaciology 18, no. 79 (1977): 239-54. View/purchase online»

Mercer, Jessica, Dale Dominey-Howes, Illan Kelman, and Kate Lloyd. “The Potential for Combining Indigenous Knowledge in Reducing Vulnerability to Environmental Hazards in Small Island Developing States.” Environmental Hazards 7 (2007): 245-56. View/purchase online»

Musofir, Ali Rehmat. “Hussaini Village – Thirsty in the Midst of Glaciers and Rivers.” In Pamir Times Blog, 2008. View/purchase online»

Owen, Lewis A., Glenn Thackray, Robert S. Anderson, Jason Briner, Darrell Kaufman, Gerard Roe, William Pfeffer, and Chaolu Yi. “Integrated Research on Mountain Glaciers: Current Status, Priorities and Future Prospects.” Geomorphology 103, no. 2 (2009): 158-71. View/purchase online»

Paton, Douglas, Saut Sagala, Norio Okada, Li-Ju Jang, Petra T. Bürgelt, and Chris E. Gregg. “Making Sense of Natural Hazard Mitigation: Personal, Social, and Cultural Influences.” Environmental Hazards 9, no. 2 (2010): 183-96. View/purchase online»

Rautela, P. “Indigenous Technical Knowledge Inputs for Effective Disaster Management in Fragile Himalayan Ecosystems.” Disaster Prevention and Management 14, no. 2 (2005): 233-41. View/purchase online»

Reynolds, J.M. “The Development of a Combined Regional Strategy for Power Generation and Natural Hazard Risk Assessment in a High-Altitude Glacial Environment: An Example from the Cordillera Blanca, Peru.” In Natural Disasters: Protecting Vulnerable Communities, edited by P.A. Merriman and C.W.A. Browitt, 38-50. London: Thomas Telford Solutions Ltd., 1993. View/purchase online»

Reynolds, J.M., A. Dolecki, and C. Portocarrero. “The Construction of a Drainage Tunnel as Part of Glacial Lake Hazard Mitigation at Hualcán, Cordillera Blanca, Peru.” Geohazards in Engineering Geology Geological Society Engineering Group Special Publication, no. 15 (1998): 41-48. View/purchase online»

Reynolds, John M. “High-Altitude Glacial Lake Hazard Assessment and Mitigation: A Himalayan Perspective.” Geological Society, London, Engineering Geology Special Publications 15 (1998): 25-34. View/purchase online»

Richardson, Shaun D., and John M. Reynolds. “An Overview of Glacial Hazards in the Himalayas.” Quaternary International 65-66 (2000): 31-47. View/purchase online»

Rushmer, E.L., A.J. Russell, F.S. Tweed, Ó. Knudsen, and P.M. Marren. “The Role of Hydrograph Shape in Controlling Glacier Outburst Flood (Jökulhlaup) Sedimentation: Justification of Field Prototypes for Flume Modelling.” Paper presented at the Proceedings of ‘The Structure and Management Implications of Fluvial Sedimentary Systems’ Symposium, Alice Springs, Australia, 2002.

Salzmann, N., C. Huggel, P. Calanca, A. Díaz, T. Jonas, C. Jurt, T. Konzelmann, P. Lagos, M. Rohrer, W. Silverio, and M. Zappa. “Integrated Assessment and Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in the Peruvian Andes.” Advances in Geosciences 22 (2009): 35-39. View/purchase online»

Shrestha, Arun Bhakta. Resource Manual on Flash Flood Risk Management: Module 2, Non-Structural Measures: ICIMOD Books Online, 2008. View/purchase online» 

Tianchi, Li, and Sumitra Manandhar Gurung. Water Induced Disasters in the Hindu Kush – Himalayan Region: A Regional Workshop. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2002. View/purchase online»

———. “Indigenous Knowledge for Disaster Risk Reduction: Good Practices and Lessons Learn in the Asia-Pacific Region.” In United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction. Bangkok, 2008. View/purchase online»

Vilímek, Vít, Marco Zapata Luyo, Jan Klimeš, Patzelt Zdenek, and Nelson Santillán. “Influence of Glacial Retreat on Natural Hazards of the Palcacocha Lake Area, Peru.” Landslides 2 (2005): 107-15. View/purchase online»

Vincent, C., S. Auclair, and, E. Le Meur, and D. Six. “Outburst Flood Hazard for Glacier-Dammed Lac de Rochemelon, France.” Journal of Glaciology 56, no. 195. (2010): 91-100. View/purchase online»

Wegmann, M., M. Bruderer, M. Funk, and C. Wuilloud. “Natural Hazard Risk Management: A Participatory Approach Applied for Glacier Hazards.” In Proceesings, 10th Interpraevent, Riva Del Garda, May 24-27, 2004, 297-308. Klagenfurt: Interpraevent, 2004.

Weijs, S.V. “Timescales and Information in Early Warning System Design for Glacial Lake Outburst Floods.” Paper presented at the Netherland Centre for River Studies-days 2007 Conference, 2007.

Werder, M. A., A. Bauder, M. Funk, and H. R Keusen. “Hazard Assessment Investigations in Connection with the Formation of a Lake on the Tongue of the Unterer Grindelwaldgletscher, Bernese Alps, Switzerland.” Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 10, no. 2 (2010): 227-37. View/purchase online»

Xin, Wang, Liu Shiyin, Liu Wanqin, and Xu Junli. “Assessment and Simulation of Glacier Lake Outburst Floods for Longbasaba and Pida Lakes, China.” Mountain Research and Development 28, no. 3 (2008): 310-17. View/purchase online»

Zapata Luyo, Marco. “La Dinámica Glaciar En Lagunas De La Cordillera Blanca.” Acta Montana (Czech Republic) 19, no. 123 (2002): 37-60.