Environmental and hydro-geomorphological risk assessment

Prof. Stefano Albanese / Prof. Pantaleone De Vita
DISTAR, University of Naples Federico II
12 lecture hours – 3 CFU
16-19/11/ 2015
The lessons will be held at DISTAR:
November,16   9:30-12:30

November,17    9:30-12:30

November, 18    9:30-12:30

November, 19    9:30-12:30
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Environmental Geochemistry and Statistics,Hydrogeology, Engineering Geology
Program of the Course:
·       Sources of contaminants in the environment
·       Contaminant mobility and bioavailability
·       Environmental hazards and risks
·       Hazard assessment
·       Hillslope hydrological processes
·       Assessment of saturated and unsaturated hydrological properties of soils
·       Hydrological thresholds triggering shallow landslides
·       Basics of statistics and probability in hydrology for hazard assessment