Quantitative volcanic susceptibility analysis of Lanzarote and Chinijo Islands based on kernel density estimation via a linear diffusion process

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dc.contributor.author Galindo Jiménez, Inés
dc.contributor.author Romero Ruíz, María del Carmen
dc.contributor.author Sánchez Jiménez, María Nieves
dc.contributor.author Morales de Francisco, José María
dc.date.accessioned 2020-09-29T09:06:26Z
dc.date.available 2020-09-29T09:06:26Z
dc.date.issued 2016-06-06
dc.identifier.citation Scientific Reports, 2016 es_ES
dc.identifier.issn 2045-2322
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12468/428
dc.description.abstract Risk management stakeholders in high-populated volcanic islands should be provided with the latest high-quality volcanic information. We present here the first volcanic susceptibility map of Lanzarote and Chinijo Islands and their submarine flanks based on updated chronostratigraphical and volcano structural data, as well as on the geomorphological analysis of the bathymetric data of the submarine flanks. The role of the structural elements in the volcanic susceptibility analysis has been reviewed: vents have been considered since they indicate where previous eruptions took place; eruptive fissures provide information about the stress field as they are the superficial expression of the dyke conduit; eroded dykes have been discarded since they are single non-feeder dykes intruded in deep parts of Miocene-Pliocene volcanic edifices; main faults have been taken into account only in those cases where they could modified the superficial movement of magma. The application of kernel density estimation via a linear diffusion process for the volcanic susceptibility assessment has been applied successfully to Lanzarote and could be applied to other fissure volcanic fields worldwide since the results provide information about the probable area where an eruption could take place but also about the main direction of the probable volcanic fissures. es_ES
dc.description.sponsorship Unidad de Canarias, Insituto Geológico y Minero de España, España es_ES
dc.description.sponsorship Departamento de Geografía, Universidad de La Laguna, España es_ES
dc.description.sponsorship Departamento de Didácticas Específicas, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, España es_ES
dc.language.iso en es_ES
dc.publisher Nature Research es_ES
dc.rights Acceso abierto es_ES
dc.subject vulcanismo es_ES
dc.subject Lanzarote es_ES
dc.subject geomorfología es_ES
dc.subject falla es_ES
dc.subject magma es_ES
dc.title Quantitative volcanic susceptibility analysis of Lanzarote and Chinijo Islands based on kernel density estimation via a linear diffusion process es_ES
dc.type Postprint es_ES
dc.relation.publisherversion https://www.nature.com/articles/srep27381 es_ES
dc.description.funder Agencia Canaria de Investigación, Innovación y Sociedad de la Información (ACIISI) es_ES
dc.description.funder Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo Regional-FEDER es_ES
dc.description.funder Instituto Hidrográfico de la Marina, España es_ES
dc.description.funder Cabildo de Lanzarote es_ES
dc.description.funder Parque Nacional de Timanfaya es_ES
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.1038/srep27381 es_ES
dc.coverage.spatialStudy Archipiélago Chinijo (Canarias) es_ES


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