Publications


Below are highlights from select recent papers, along with links to supporting data. A complete list of professional papers is available on Google Scholar.

East Palu Valley flowslides induced by the 2018 MW 7.5 Palu-Donggala earthquake

Mason et al. (2021) Geomorphology, doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2020.107482


Key finding: Soil liquefaction initiated flowsliding following the 2018 Palu-Donggala Earthquake; an unlined canal contributed to flowsliding by raising the ground water table.


Open data: Data in Brief

 

Press: NW News Network

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 Drone Image above Jono Oge Flowslide in Indonesia: J. Wartman

Human vulnerability to landslides

 

Pollock, W., and Wartman, J. (2020) GeoHealth, doi.org/10.1029/2020GH000287


Key finding: Human behavior is the primary driver of mortality in landslide events.


Open data: doi.org/10.17603/ds2-hv13-ra52

Press: EOSKUOW public radio, PHYS.org

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 Palu flowslide, Indonesia, J. Wartman