Staff directory

Caroline Michellier

Earth Sciences
Natural hazards
  • Smittarello, D.,  Smets, B.,  Barrière, J.,  Michellier, C.,  Oth, A.,  Schreve, T.,  Grandin, R.,  Theys, N.,  Brenot, H.,  Cayol, V.,  Allard, P.,  Caudron, C.,  Chevrel, M.O.,  Darchambeau, F.,  de Buyl, P.,  Delhaye, L.,  Derauw, D.,  Ganci, G.,  Geirsson, H.,  Kamate Kaleghetso, E.,  Kambale Nguomoja, I.,  Kasereka Mahinda, C.,  Kervyn, M.,  Kimanuka Ruriho, C.,  Le Mével, H.,  Molendijk, S.,  Namur, O.,  Poppe, S.,  Schmid, M.,  Subira, J.,  Wauthier, C.,  Yalire, M.M.,  d'Oreye, N.,  Kervyn, F. & Syavulisembo Muhindo, A. 2022. ‘Precursor-free eruption triggered by edifice rupture at Nyiragongo volcano’. Nature 609(7925): 83-88. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-05047-8. URL:  I.F. 69.504.
  • Dille, A.Dewitte, O.,  Handwerger, A.L.,  d’Oreye, N.,  Derauw, D.,  Ganza Bamulezi, G.,  Ilombe Mawe, G.,  Michellier, C.Moeyersons, J.Monsieurs, E.Mugaruka Bibentyo, T.,  Samsonov, S.,  Smets, B.,  Kervyn, M. & Kervyn, F. 2022. ‘Acceleration of a large deep-seated tropical landslide due to urbanization feedbacks’. Nature Geoscience 15: 1048–1055. DOI: URL:  I.F. 21.531.
  • Van Praag, L.,  Lietaer, S. & Michellier, C. 2022. ‘A Qualitative Study on How Perceptions of Environmental Changes areLinked to Migration in Morocco, Senegal, and DR Congo’. Human Ecology. DOI:  I.F. 2.728.
  • Syavulisembo, M A.,  Kervyn, F.,  Lennert, M.,  Wolff, E. & Michellier, C. 2021. ‘Spatio-temporal location of population: Strengthening the capacities of sudden hazards risk management in Goma, DRC’. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 66: 102565. DOI:  I.F. 4.320.
  • Depicker, A.,  Jacobs, L.,  Mboga, N.,  Smets, B.,  Van Rompaey, A.,  Lennert, M.,  Wolff, E.,  Kervyn, F.Michellier, C.Dewitte, O. & Govers, G. 2021. ‘Historical dynamics of landslide risk from population and forest-cover changes in the Kivu Rift’. Nature Sustainability 4: 965-974. DOI: .  I.F. 27.157.
  • Tilley, L.J.,  Berning, B.,  Erdei, B.,  Fassoulas, C.,  Kroh, A.,  Kvacek, J.,  Mergen, P.Michellier, C.,  Miller, C.G.,  Rasser, M.,  Schmitt, R. & Kovar-Eder, J. 2019. ‘Hazards and disasters in the geological and geomorphological record: a key to understanding past and future hazards and disasters’. Research Ideas and Outcomes 5. DOI: 10.3897/rio.5.e34087.  (PR).
  • Monsieurs, E.,  Jacobs, L.,  Michellier, C.,  Maki Mateso, J.-C.,  Basimike, J.,  Ganza Bamulezi, G.,  Kulimushi Matabaro, S.,  Mugaruka Bibentyo, T.,  Nahimana, L.,  Ndayisenga, A.,  Nkurunziza, P.,  Kervyn, F.,  Thiery, W.,  Demoulin, A.,  Kervyn, M. & Dewitte, O. 2018. ‘Landslide inventory for hazard assessment in a data-poor context: a regional-scale approach in a tropical African environment’. Landslides 15: 2195–2209.  I.F. 3.811.
  • Monsieurs, E.,  Kirschbaum, D.,  Tan, J.,  Maki Mateso, J.-C.,  Jacobs, L.,  Plisnier, P.-D.,  Thiery, W.,  Umutoni, A.,  Musoni, D.,  Mugaruka Bibentyo, T.,  Ganza Bamulezi, G.,  Ilombe Mawe, G.,  Bagalwa, L.,  Kankurize, C.,  Michellier, C.,  Stanley, T.,  Kervyn, F.,  Kervyn, M.,  Demoulin, A. & Dewitte, O. 2018. ‘Evaluating TMPA rainfall over the sparsely gauged East African Rift’. Journal of Hydrometeorology 19: 1507-1528. DOI: 0.1175/JHM-D-18-0103.1 .  I.F. 3.790.
  • Smets, B.Michellier, C.,  Syavulisembo, A.M.,  Muganga, 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’. IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 3370-3373. DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.2018.8517412. URL:  (PR).
  • Dewitte, O.,  Depicker, A.,  Mboga, N.,  Laghmouch, M.Michellier, C.Smets, B.,  Jacobs, L.,  Kervyn, F.,  Govers, G.,  Van Rompaey, A. & Wolff, E. 2018. ‘Historical aerial photographs and archives to assess environmental changes in Central Africa’. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, April 8-13 2018. Book of abstracts. (PR)