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  • A permafrost test on intact gneiss rock 

    Duca, S; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Scavia, Claudio (Elsevier, 2015-07)
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    Changes in permafrost conditions in high mountain rocks have increased the risk of dangerous instabilities. Ice segregation within the rock mass has been interpreted as one of the mechanisms involved in high mountain bedrock ...
  • Landslide hazard assessment, monitoring and conservation of Vardzia monastery complex 

    Corominas Dulcet, Jordi; Margottini, Claudio; Crosta, Giovanni Battista; Frattini, Paolo; Gigli, Giovanni; Iwasaky, Ioshinori; Lollino, Giorgio; Marinos, Paul; Scavia, Claudio; Sonnessa, Alberico; Spizzichino, Danielle; Giordan, Daniele (Springer International Publishing, 2014)
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    The rock-cut city of Vardzia is a cave monastery site in south-western Georgia, excavated from the slopes of the Erusheti mountain on the left bank of the Mtkvari River. The main period of construction was the second half ...
  • Landslide hazard, monitoring and conservation strategy for the safeguard of Vardzia Byzantine monastery complex, Georgia 

    Margottini, Claudio; Corominas Dulcet, Jordi; Crosta, Giovanni Battista; Frattini, Paolo; Gigli, Giovanni; Giordan, Daniele; Iwasaky, Ioshinori; Lollino, Giorgio; Scavia, Claudio; Marinos, Paul; Manconi, A.; Sonessa, A.; Spizzichino, Danielle; Vacheishvili, N.; Antidze, N. (2015-02)
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    This paper reports preliminary results of a feasibility project developed in cooperation with National Agency for Cultural Heritage Preservation of Georgia, and aimed at envisaging the stability conditions of the Vardzia ...