Volcanic Hazard from Iceland: Analysis and Implications of the Eyjafjallajokull Eruption

Peter Sammonds, Bill McGuire, UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction

This report examines the Eyjafjallajökull eruption in Iceland of April 2010. It provides an integrated analysis covering volcanology, geophysics, meteorology, statistics, engineering, hazard and risk communication, law and ethics.

Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Floods/Fluvial Processes, Environmental Science, Natural Hazards:Volcanism, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards, Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources
Special Interest: Hazards, Ethics:Geoethics
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Volcanoes, Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Ethics and Environmental Justice, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Geology