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The Royal Society features Norwegian tsunami research

Sep 29, 2015 11:49 GMT NORWEGIAN GEOTECHNICAL INSTITUTE The world’s oldest scientific journal publishes a theme issue on tsunamis this week. Finn Løvholt of the Norwegian Geotechncial Institute, NGI, is the main author of one of the papers. He and his colleagues summarize the state-of-the-art in international research on landslide tsunamis, but also point out new perspectives.

World leading experts on tsunamis induced by landslides met at NGI in Oslo

Feb 24, 2015 09:56 GMT NORWEGIAN GEOTECHNICAL INSTITUTE More than 30 leading tsunami researchers from various parts of the world met in Oslo to discuss challenges related to tsunamis caused by subaerial and subaqueuous landslides. NGI hosted the first day and the University of Oslo the second day of the gathering, which took place late January 2015.