Numerical modeling of the Mount Meager landslide constrained by its force history derived from seismic data

  title={Numerical modeling of the Mount Meager landslide constrained by its force history derived from seismic data},
  author={Laurent Moretti and Kate E. Allstadt and Anne Mangeney and Yann Capdeville and {\'E}l{\'e}onore Stutzmann and François Bouchut},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
We focus on the 6 August 2010 Mount Meager landslide that occurred in Southwest British Columbia, Canada. This 48.5 Mm3 rockslide that rapidly changed into a debris flow was recorded by over 25 broadband seismic stations. We showed that the waveform inversion of the seismic signal making it possible to calculate the time history of the force applied by the landslide to the ground is very robust and stable, even when using only data from a single station. By comparing this force with the… Expand
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