Landslide influence zone - a hidden hazard
Prof. Dr. Alexander Puzrin
ETH Zürich, Institute for Geotechnical Engineering
Alexander M. Puzrin is Professor and Head of the Institute of Geotechnical Engineering at the ETH Zurich, Switzerland. He studies natural and manmade hazards, such as landslides, earthquakes, tsunamis, snow avalanches and dam failures. His other interests are in road geotechnics, applications of novel sensor technologies to geotechnical monitoring, and in assessment/mitigation of geotechnical eco-hazards. Professor Puzrin has been involved as an expert and consultant in large-scale onshore and offshore international geotechnical projects and failure investigations.
Engineering Geology: keeping the past in mind to understand the present for a better future
Asst. prof. Dr. Dominique Ngan-Tillard
TU Delft, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences