Staff directory

Caroline Michellier

Earth Sciences
Natural hazards
  • Nyandwi Mafuko, B.,  Kervyn, M.,  Muhashy Habiyaremye, F.,  Kervyn, F. & Michellier, C. 2023. ‘To go or not to go when the lava flow is coming? Understanding evacuation decisions of Goma inhabitants during the 2021 Nyiragongo eruption crisis’. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 444. DOI:
  • Mafuko Nyandwi, B.,  Kervyn, M.,  Muhashy Habiyaremye, F.,  Kervyn, F. & Michellier, C. 2023. ‘Differences in volcanic risk perception among Goma’s population before the Nyiragongo eruption of May 2021, Virunga volcanic province (DR Congo)’. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 23: 933-953. DOI:
  • Ashepet, M.G.,  Vranken, L.,  Michellier, C.Dewitte, O.,  Mutyebere, R.,  Kabaseke, C.,  Twongyirwe, R.,  Kanyiginya, V.,  Kagoro-Rugunda, G.,  Huyse, T. & Jacobs, L. 2023. ‘Assessing scale reliability in citizen science motivational research: lessons learned from two case studies in Uganda’. Humanities and social sciences communications 11: 1-18. DOI:
  • Dewitte, O.,  Depicker, A.,  Mboga, N.,  Smets, B.Michellier, C.Deijns, A.A.JZwiener, T.Laghmouch, M.,  Lennert, M.,  Jacobs, L.,  Kervyn, F.,  Van Rompaey, A.,  Vanhuysse, S.,  Govers, G. & Wolff, E. 2022. Historical aerial Photographs and ArchiveS to assess Environmental Changes in Central Africa. Brussels : Belgian Science Policy Office. 81 p.
  • Smets, B.Michellier, C.,  Syavulisembo, A.M.,  Mungunga, G.,  d'Oreye, N. & Kervyn, F. 2018. ‘Very high-resolution imaging of the city of Goma (North Kivu, D.R. Congo) using SfM-MVS photogrammetry’. Grande Conférence sur la Géologie du Congo. Book of abstracts. Kinshasa, D.R. Congo.
  • Smets, B.,  Steyaert, L.,  Michellier, C.,  Syavulisembo, A.M.,  Mungunga, G.,  Barrière, J.,  d'Oreye, N. & Kervyn, F. 2018. ‘Significant improvements provided by SfM-MVS photogrammetry for the study of active volcanism and related hazards and risks in the Virunga Volcanic Province’. Geologica Belgica 2018. Book of abstracts. Leuven, Belgium.
  • Michellier Delvaux, D.,  d'Oreye, N.,  Dewitte, O.,  Havenith, H.-B.,  Kervyn, M.,  Poppe, S.,  Trefon, T.,  Wolff, E. & Kervyn, F. 2018. Geo-Risk in Central Africa: Integrating Multi-Hazards and Vulnerability to Support Risk Management. Brussels : Belgian Science Policy. 125 p.
  • Michellier, C. 2017. Contribuer à la prévention des risques d'origine géologique: l'évaluation de la vulnérabilité des populations dans un contexte de rareté de données. Les cas de Goma et Bukavu (RDCongo). VUB Press. 331 p. ISBN: 978 90 5718 690 5.
  • Dewitte, O.Delvaux, D.Dille, A.,  Jacobs, L.,  Michellier, C.Monsieurs, E. & Kervyn , F. 2017. ‘Assessing landslide hazard in an urban-sprawling context: Bukavu (DR Congo)’. Multidisciplinary Workshop: Disasters and Resilience in the 21st century, Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences. Book of abstracts. Brussels.
  • Monsieurs, E.,  Maki Mateso, J.-C.,  Jacobs, L.,  Michellier, C.,  Kervyn, M.,  Demoulin, A. & Dewitte, O. 2017. ‘Landslide inventory approach for regional-scale hazard assessment in a data-poor context in tropical Africa’. Geological Society of America 2017 meeting. Book of abstracts. Seattle, USA.