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Book Launch - Observing the Volcano World

10 September 2018

STS's Carina Fearnley is one of the editors behind the new collection 'Observing the Volcano World: Volcano Crisis Communication. UCL will be holding a launch for the book on Thursday 20th September.

Observing the Volcano World - Springer 2018

This open access book provides a comprehensive overview of volcanic crisis research, the goal being to establish ways of successfully applying volcanology and to identify areas that need to be addressed for future progress. It shows how volcano crises are managed in practice, and helps to establish best practices. Consequently, the book brings together over 100 authors from all over the globe who work with volcanoes, ranging from observatory volcanologists, disaster practitioners and government officials to NGO-based and government practitioners to address three key aspects of volcanic crises.

UCL will be holding a launch to celebrate the publication of this book on Thursday 20th September. For further details, visit our Book Launch event page.