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Potential landslide early detection near wenchuan by a qualitatively multi-baseline DInSAR method

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Zhenhai Li



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© Authors 2018. Early detection of landslides is important for disaster prevention, which was still very hard work with traditional surveying methods. interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) technology provided us the ability to monitor displacements along the slope with wide coverage and high accuracy. In this paper, we proposed a qualitatively multi-baseline DInSAR method to early detect and map the potential landslides. Two sections of China National Highway 317 and 213 were selected as study area. With this method 10 potential landslide areas were early detected and mapped in a quick and effective way. One of them (i.e. Shidaguan landslide) collapsed on August 2017, which was coincident with our results, suggesting that this method could become an effective way to acquire the landslide early detection map to assist the future disaster prevention work.

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Author(s): Dai K, Chen G, Xu Q, Li Z, Qu T, Hu L, Lu H

Publication type: Conference Proceedings (inc. Abstract)

Publication status: Published

Conference Name: ISPRS TC III Mid-term Symposium: Developments, Technologies and Applications in Remote Sensing

Year of Conference: 2018

Pages: 253-256

Online publication date: 30/04/2018

Acceptance date: 02/04/2018

Date deposited: 06/06/2018

ISSN: 2194-9034

Publisher: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing


DOI: 10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-3-253-2018

Series Title: ISPRS Archives


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