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Prof. Dr. Iuliana Armas

Faculty of Geography

Department of Geomorphology - Pedology - Geomatics

EGU, Viena, 2010

Professor in Natural Hazards and Physical Geography (2004-present), entitled to drive doctorate in Geography at Bucharest University.

Research Interests:

Natural Hazard and Risk, Vulnerabity Assessments, Fluvial Geomorphology, Mass movements/Landslides, Risk Perception

Membership

  • Societatea Română de Geografie
  • Asociaţia Română de Geomorfologie
  • EGU - European Geosciences Union
  • Arbeitsgruppe für Naturgefahren

Publications (selection)

Books

Armaş I.(1999), Bazinul hidrografic Doftana. Studiu de geomorfologie, Ed. Enciclopedică, Bucureşti (240 p, 98 fig., I planşă). ISBN 973-45-0305-7

Armaş I. (2006), Teorie şi metodologie geografică, Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucureşti (276 p., 42 fig., 2 anexe) ISBN 973-725-545-3

Armaş I. (2006),  Risc şi vulnerabilitate. Metode de evaluare în geomorfologie, Ed. Univ. din Bucureşti (200 p., 54 fig., 12 anexe).  ISBN 978-973-737-174-4

Armaş I. (2009), Geografie fizică (vol I): Pamantul in spatiul cosmic, Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucureşti (183 p., 52 fig.) ISBN 978-973-163-458-6, vol I: 978-973-163-459-3

 Armaş I. (2008), Percepţia riscului natural: cutremure, inundaţii, alunecări de teren, Editura Univ. din Bucuresti, ISBN 978 973 737 517 9 (217 p., 29 fig., 3 anexe)

Armaş I. (2011), Geografie fizică (vol II): Sistemul terestru, Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucureşti (sub tipar)

Armaş I.,  Damian R. (2001), Geosistemul şi resursele sale ca bază a relaţiilor interumane, Ed. ERA, Bucureşti (160 p, 25 fig.). ISBN 973-8008-99-9

Armaş I., Damian R., Şandric I., Osaci-Costache G. (2003), Vulnerabilitatea versanţilor subcarpatici la alunecări de teren (Valea Prahovei), Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucureşti (207 p. A4, 82 fig., XXII planşe color, 6 anexe). ISBN 973-582-859-6

Armaş I., Damian R., Verga M., Horvath I. (2004), Saline integrate circuitului turistic: Praid, Tg. Ocna, Slănic Prahova, Cacica, Vol. 1, Ed. Cartea Universitară, (211 p., 26 fig., 12 foto color) ISBN 973-7956-76-1

Armaş I., Damian R. (2001), Cartarea şi cartografierea elementelor de mediu, Ed. Enciclopedică, Bucureşti  (175 p., 100 fig.) ISBN 973-45-0358-8.

Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Goretti A., Eds., "Earthquake hazard impact and urban planning", Springer Verlag, 350 p (in press).

Neagu D., Armaş I., (2004), Arhetipuri în natură şi civilizaţie, Ed. Renaissance, Bucureşti (180 p., 21 fig.).

Posea Gr., Armaş I.(1998), Geografie fizică. Terra – cămin al omenirii şi sistemul solar, Ed. Enciclopedică, Bucureşti (400 p., 101 fig., IV planşe) ISBN 973-45-0260-3

Book chapters

Armas I., Radulian M. (2014) Spatial multi-criteria risk assessment for earthquake hazards in Bucharest, Romania, in Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Goretti A., Eds., "Earthquake hazard impact and urban planning", Springer, ISBN: 978-94-007-7981-5, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-7981-5, http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789400779808 (ISI indexed)

Armas I., Osaci G., Brasoveanu L., 2014, Forest landscape history using diachronic cartography and GIS. Case Study: Subcarpathian Prahova Valley, Romania, in Craciun C. si Bostenaru M., ed, Planning and designing sustainable and resilient landscapes, Springer Geography, ISBN 978-94-017-8535-8http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-94-017-8536-5_1

Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Goretti A., Earthquake Hazard Impact and Urban Planning—An Introduction, in Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Goretti A., Eds., "Earthquake hazard impact and urban planning", Springer, ISBN: 978-94-007-7981-5, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-7981-5, http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789400779808 (ISI indexed)

Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Petrisor Al. I, Cerqua Al., Gociman C.O, Goretti A., Earthquake Hazard Impact and Urban Planning—Conclusion and Recommendations for Further Work, in Bostenaru Dan M., Armaş I., Goretti A., Eds., "Earthquake hazard impact and urban planning", Springer, ISBN: 978-94-007-7981-5, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-7981-5, (ISI indexed)

Gogoase Nistoran D., Gheorghe Popovici D., Craia Savin B. A., Armaş I.,  GIS for Dam-Break Flooding. Study Area: Bicaz-Izvorul Muntelui (Romania), in Maria Boştenaru Dan and Cerasella Crăciun (Eds): Space and Time Visualisation, ISBN 978-3-319-24940-7;  DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-24942-1; http://www.springer.com/de/book/9783319249407.

Grecu Fl, Zaharia L., Ioana-Toroimac G.-I., Armaș I. (2016), Floods and flash-floods related to river channel dynamics, In Radoane, M., Vespremeanu-Stroe, A. (Eds.), Landform Dynamics and Evolution in Romania, Springer Geography, ISBN 978-3-319-32589-7.

Osaci G., Armaş I. Lost Landscapes: In Search of Cartographic Evidence in Maria Boştenaru Dan and Cerasella Crăciun (Eds): Space and Time Visualisation, Springer Geography, pp 35-62. ISBN 978-3-319-24940-7;  DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-24942-1; http://www.springer.com/de/book/9783319249407 

Papers indexed in ISI journals with impact factor

Armas I. (1996), Structural relief. The main feature of young orogenic units with a different rock stratification hardness, Doftana basin/ Romania. - Z. Geomorph.N.F., 40, Heft 2, Berlin-Stuttgart.

Armaş I. (2006), Earthquake risk perception in Bucharest, Romania, Risk Analysis, 26, 5: 1223-1234, DOI:10.1111/j.1539-6924.2006.00810.x.,  onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1539-6924.2006.00810.x/full

Armaş I. (2008), Social Vulnerability and Seismic Risk Perception. Case study: The Historic Center of The Bucharest Municipality / Romania, Natural Hazards, 47, 3: 397-410. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-008-9229-3

Armaş I., Avram E. (2008), Patterns and Trends in the Perception of the Seismic Risk. Case study: Bucharest Municipality / Romania, Natural Hazards, 44(1):147-161. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-007-9147-9

Armaş I., Avram E. (2009), Perception of flood risk in the Danube Delta / Romania, Natural Hazards 50: 269-287; DOI: 10.1007/s11069-008-9337-0. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-007-9147-9

Armas I. (2011), An analytic multicriteria hierarchical approach to assess landslide vulnerability. Case study: Cornu Village/Romania, Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie 55/2:209-229. http://www.schweizerbart.de/resources/downloads/paper_previews/76078.pdf

Armas I. (2011), Weights of evidence method for landslide susceptibility mapping. Prahova Subcarpathians, Romania, Natural Hazards, 60, 3, 937-950. 10.1007/s11069-011-9879-4. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11069-011-9879-4

Armas I. (2012), Multi-criteria vulnerability analysis to earthquake hazard of Bucharest, Romania, Natural Hazard, 63, 2:1129-1158. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-012-0209-2. http://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-012-0209-2

Armas I., Gogoase Nistoran D., Osaci-Costache G., Brasoveanu L. (2013), MORPHO-DYNAMIC EVOLUTION PATTERNS OF SUBCARPATHIAN PRAHOVA RIVER (ROMANIA), Catena, 100:83-99 DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.07.007. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0341816212001488

Armas, I. and Gavris, A. (2013), Social vulnerability assessment using spatial multi-criteria analysis (SEVI model) and the Social Vulnerability Index (SoVI model) – a case study for Bucharest, Romania, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1481-1499, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1481-2013, http://www.nat-hazards-earth-syst-sci.net/13/1481/2013/nhess-13-1481-2013.html

Armas I. (2014), Diagnosis of landslide risk for individual buildings. Insights from Prahova Subcarpathians, ROMANIA, Environmental Geology, 71(11), pp 4637-4646, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-013-2854-5  http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12665-013-2854-5

Armas I., Vartolomei Fl., Stroia Fl. (2014), Landslide susceptibility deterministic approach using geographical information systems: application to Breaza city, Romania, Natural Hazards, 70(2), pp. 995-1017 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-013-0857-x

Armaş I., Ionescu, R si Posner (Nenciu) C. (2015). Flood risk perception along the Lower Danube River, Romania. Natural Hazards. 78(1):1-19, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-015-1939-8. Doi 10.1007/s11069-015-1938-8

Armaș I, Gheorghe M., Lendvai A.-M., Dumitru P.D., Badescu O., Calin Al. (2016), InSAR Validation Based on GNSS Measurements in Bucharest, International Journal of Remote Sensing 37(23):5565-5580 10.1080/01431161.2016.1244367

Armaș I, Ionescu R., Gavris Al., Toma-Danila D. (2016) Vulnerability hotspots in Bucharest, Romania, Applied Geography 77:49-63.

Armaş, I., Mendes D., Gheorghe M., Popa R.G., Popovici D. (2017) Long-term ground deformation patterns of Bucharest using multitemporal InSAR and multivariate dynamic analyses: a possible transpressional system?. Sci. Rep. 7, 43762; doi: 10.1038/srep43762.

Armaş, I. Cretu R.Z, Ionescu R. (2017) Self-efficacy, stress, and locus of control: the psychology of earthquake risk perception in Bucharest, Romania, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. In press

Bostenaru Dan M., Armas I. (2015), Earthquake impact on settlements: the role of urban and structural morphology, Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15(10), 2283-2297, doi:10.5194/nhess-15-2283-2015 http://www.nat-hazards-earth-syst-sci.net/15/2283/2015/nhess-15-2283-2015.html

Fekete Al, Tzavella K, Armas I., Binner J., Garschagen M., Giupponi C. , Mojtahed V., Pettita M., Schneiderbauer St., Serre D., (2015). Critical Data Source; Tool or Even Infrastructure? Challenges of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing for Disaster Risk Governance, ISPRS Int. J. Geo-Inf., 4(4), 1848-1869; doi:10.3390/ijgi4041848, http://www.mdpi.com/2220-9964/4/4/1848

Gogoase Nistoran D.E., Ionescu C.S., Brasoveanu L. Armaş I., Opris I., Costinas S. (2017), Modelling hydrodynamic changes induced by run-of-river hydropower plants along Prahova River (Romania), Journal of Energy Engineering. In press

Hanger S., Linnerooth-Bayer J., Lorant A., Surminski S., Armaş I., Nenciu C., Ionescu R. (2017) Insurance, public assistance and household flood risk reduction A comparative study of Austria, England and Romania, Risk Analysis. In press.

Toma-Danila D., Armas I (2016) Insights on the possible seismic damage of residential buildings in Bucharest, Romania, at neighborhood resolution, Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering 1-24. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10518-016-9997-1.

Contact

Address: Nicolae Balcescu Bd, 1, PO 010041
Tel: 0040 21 3143508; int/2190
Email: iuiaarmas@yahoo.com; iulia_armas@geounibuc.ro
WWW: www.geodinamic.ro

member of:
Geomorphology - Pedology - Geomatics.

department of:
Faculty of Geography.

Curriculum Vitae

File type .pdf ! CV_armas_iuliana

Lectures

Bachelor's cycle

- Physical Geography

Master's cycle

- Natural Hazards
- Risk Perception

Online Resources

 




Last updated at: March 12, 2017.