Jérome Faillettaz

Dr. Jérome Faillettaz
Glaciology and Geomprphodynamics Group
Geographisches Institut - Physical Geography
Universität Zürich
Winterthurerstr. 190 - Irchel
CH-8057 Zürich

Phone: +41 (0)44 635 51 46
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 635 51 21
Fax: +41 (0) 44 635 68 48
E-mail: jerome.faillettaz(at)geo.uzh.ch
URL Institution: www.geo.uzh.ch/phys

Key Publications of Jérome Faillettaz (up to ten) :
J. Faillettaz, M. Funk et C. Vincent.(2015), Avalanching glacier instabilities:
Review on processes and early warning perspectives, Reviews of Geophysics, 53, 203–224, doi:10.1002/2014RG000466.
J. Faillettaz et D. Or (2015). Failure criterion for materials with spatially correlated mechanical properties. Physical Review E, 91, 032134. doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.91.032134.
J. Faillettaz, D. Sornette et M. Funk (2010). Interplay between state-and-velocity dependent frictional sliding and stress corrosion damage cracking in gravity-driven instabilities. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, B03409, doi:10.1029/2009JB006512.
J. Faillettaz, A. Pralong, M. Funk et N. Deichmann (2008). Evidence of log-periodic oscillations and increasing icequake activity during the breaking-off of large ice masses.Journal of Glaciology, 54, 187, 725-737(13).
J. Faillettaz, F. Louchet et J. R. Grasso (2004). A two threshold model for scaling laws of noninteracting snow avalanches. Physical Review Letters, 93, 208001.

Expertise of Jérome Faillettaz:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Topic CryosphereCryosphere
Snow Cover
Permafrost / Solifluction
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
MethodsData Analysis
Applied Research / Technology
PolarHigh Altitude

Last update: 4/18/17
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