Articles | Volume 14, issue 3
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 689–704, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-14-689-2014
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 689–704, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-14-689-2014

Research article 27 Mar 2014

Research article | 27 Mar 2014

A reliability assessment of physical vulnerability of reinforced concrete walls loaded by snow avalanches

P. Favier et al.

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