Articles | Volume 15, issue 1
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 119–134, 2015
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 119–134, 2015

Research article 15 Jan 2015

Research article | 15 Jan 2015

Evaluating snow weak-layer failure parameters through inverse finite element modelling of shaking-platform experiments

E. A. Podolskiy et al.

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