These journals publish regularly on themes of disaster issues in different contexts around the world from different disciplines.
Disasters : https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/14677717
International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters : http://ijmed.org/
These special issues of journals have focused in particular on the 2015 Nepal earthquakes and subsequent reactions, responses, and reconstruction from across social science disciplines.
Cultural Anthropology Hotspots: Warner, Cameron David, Hindman, Heather and Snellinger, Amanda. "Aftershocked: Reflections on the 2015 Earthquakes in Nepal." Hot Spots, Cultural Anthropology website, October 14, 2015. https://culanth.org/fieldsights/741-aftershocked-reflections-on-the-2015-earthquakes-in-nepal
Earthquake Spectra 33:S1 (Dec 2017): http://earthquakespectra.org/toc/eqsa/33/S1?code=eeri-site
Himalaya Journal 37:2 (Jul 2017): http://digitalcommons.macalester.edu/himalaya/
Material Religion 13:3 (Jul 2017) "In conversation": https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rfmr20/13/3?nav=tocList
Nepali Journal of Contemporary Studies (Jan-Dec 2015) Vol XV No. 1-2. http://sadednepal.org.np/index.php/journal/
Studies in Nepali History and Society 22:2 (Dec 2017) "Special Theme: Disasters": http://www.martinchautari.org.np/index.php/studies-in-nepali-history-and-society-sinhas/52-publications/journals1/sinhas
Adhikari, D. and A. Gautam. "Structural Failure Analysis of Earthquake Affected Buildings in Gorkha (Nepal) Earthquake 2015 in Kathmandu Valley." Journal of Advanced College of Engineering and Management 4: 29-49.
Chen, Hao, Quancai Xie, Biao Feng, Jinlong Liu, Yong Huang and Hongfu Chen. 2018. ‘Seismic Performance to Emergency Centers, Communication and Hospital Facilities Subjected to Nepal Earthquakes, 2015.’ Journal of Earthquake Engineering 22, No.9: 1537-68.
Furukawa, A., et al. "Evaluation of Damage to a Historic Masonry Building in Nepal through Comparison of Dynamic Characteristics before and after the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake", Frontiers in Built Environment.
Shrestha, S., et al. "Digital Recording and Non-Destructive Techniques for the understanding of Structural Performance for Rehabilitating Historic Structures at the Kathmandy Valley after Gorkha Earthquake 2015", ICOMOS/ISPRS International Scientific Committee on Heritage Documentation 26th Symposium.
Bilham, R. "The Gorkha Earthquake and the Tehri Dam." Nepal Engineers’ Association XLIII-EC30, No.1: 39–48.
Bothara, J. K., et al. "The Challenges of Housing Reconstruction after the April 2015 Gorkha, Nepal Earthquake." Nepal Engineer’s Association, Vol. 1: 121–34.
Adams, M., J. Hao and C. Ji. "Energy-Based Average Stress Drop and Its Uncertainty During the 2015 MW 7.8 Nepal Earthquake Constrained by Geodetic Data and Its Implications to Earthquake Dynamics." Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 217 (2): 784-797.
Adhikari, B., K.R. Kafle and L. He. "Stability of Mountain Trails 'Unnat Goreto' after the MW 7.8 2015 Gorkha Nepal Earthquake: A Resilient Rehabilitation of Trails in the Epicentral Locations of Gorkha and Rasuwa Districts." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, Vol. 9 (3): 95-120.
Adhikari, D. and K. Devkota. "Co-Seismic Landscape Response to the 2015-Gorkha Earthquake and Their Post Modifications." Journal of the Korean Geotechnical Society, No. 2: 73.
Castaldo, R., V. De Novellis, G. Solaro, S. Pepe, P. Tizzani, C. De Luca, M. Bonano, M. Manunta, F. Casu, I. Zinno and R. Lanari. 2017. ‘Finite Element Modelling of the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake Through the Joint Exploitation of D InSAR Measurements and Geologic-Structural Information.’ Tectonophysics 714: 125-32.
Jiang, Z., et al. "Postseismic deformation associated with the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha earthquake, Nepal: Investigating ongoing afterslip and constraining crustal rheology", Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol 156.
Kumar, P., et al. "Determination of site effect and anelastic attenuation at Kathmandu, Nepal Himalaya region and its use in estimation of source parameters of 25 April 2015 Nepal earthquake Mw = 7.8 and its aftershocks including the 12 May 2015 Mw = 7.3 event", Natural Hazards, Vol 91 (3).
Pagliaroli, A., et al. "Assessment of site effects in the Kathmandu valley, Nepal, during the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha earthquake sequence using 1D and 2D numerical modelling", Engineering Geology, Vol 239.
Raghavendra Vishnu, T., et al. "Detection of iono-seismic signatures of the nepal earthquake using COSMIC RO measurements", 2018 Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Engineering Systems (SPACE).
Sangeetha, S., and Raghukanth, S.T.G. "A Stochastic source model for the 2015 Mw 7.9 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake using Multi-Dimensional Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition technique", MATEC Web Conf. International Conference on Engineering Vibration (ICoEV 2017), Vol 148.
Wesnousky, S., et al. "New Observations Disagree With Previous Interpretations of Surface Rupture Along the Himalayan Frontal Thrust During the Great 1934 Bihar‐Nepal Earthquake", Geophysical Research Letters, Vol 45 (6).
Bijukchhen, S., et al. "Estimation of 1-D velocity models beneath strong-motion observation sites in the Kathmandu Valley using strong-motion records from moderate-sized earthquakes", Earth, Planets and Space, Vol 69 (97).
Bijukchhen, S., et al. "Strong-Motion Characteristics and Visual Damage Assessment around Seismic Stations in Kathmandu after the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake." Earthquake Spectra, Vol. 33 (S1): S219–42.
Chan, Chung-Han, Yu Wang, Rafael Almeida and Ram Bichar Singh Yadav. 2017. ‘Enhanced Stress and Changes to Regional Seismicity Due to the 2015 MW 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake on the Neighbouring Segments of the Main Himalayan Thrust.’ Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 133: 46-55.
Shrestha, U.S. "Earthquake Mitigation and Its Effect on Eco-environment and Social Development: A Case Study from Tamakoshi River Basin of Central Mountain Region, Nepal", chapter in Land Cover Change and Its Eco-Environmental Responses in Nepal Li A., Deng W., Zhao W. (eds). Springer Geography: Singapore.
Yi, L., et al. "Joint inversion of GPS, InSAR and teleseismic data sets for the rupture process of the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake using a generalized ABIC method", Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol 148.
Zhao, W., et al. "Investigation and Analysis of Geohazards Induced by the 2015 Nepal Earthquake Based on Remote Sensing Method", chapter in Land Cover Change and Its Eco-Environmental Responses in Nepal Li A., Deng W., Zhao W. (eds). Springer Geography: Singapore.
Catlos, E.J., A.M. Friedrich, T. Lay, J.R. Elliott, S. Carena, B. Upreti, P. DeCelles, B. Tucker and R. Bendick. 2016. ‘Nepal at Risk: Interdisciplinary Lessons Learned from the April 2015 Nepal 15 (Gorkha) Earthquake and Future Concerns.’ GSA Today 26, No.6: 42–43.
Acharya, S., et al. "Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms among Children of Kathmandu 1 Year after the 2015 Earthquake in Nepal." Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, Vol 12 (4): 486–92.
Kanbara, S., et al. "The 2015 Nepal Earthquake Disaster: Is the Threat of Occurrence of Communicable Disease Epidemic Over?", International Journal of Indonesian National Nurses Association, Vol 1 (1).
Paul, B.K., and Rameket, A. "Host characteristics as factors associated with the 2015 earthquake-induced injuries in Nepal: A cross-sectional study", International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Vol 27.
Raven, J., et al. "What adaptation to research is needed following crises: a comparative, qualitative study of the health workforce in Sierra Leone and Nepal", Health Research and Policy Systems, Vol 16 (6).
Adhikari, Y. A Comparative Study of Professional-Quality-of-Life Factors of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Professionals Working with Earthquake Victims and Other Trauma Victims in Nepal, Masters Thesis, University of Liverpool.
Chapagai, Manisha, Pratikchya Tulachan, S. Shakya, Saraswati Dhungana and Sagun Ballav Pant 2017. ‘Psychiatric Morbidity Pattern in Patient after Earthquake at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital Nepal.’ Journal of Institute of Medicine 39, No.2: 16–20.
Chauhan, Ashutosh and Bhushan Kumar Chopra. 2017. ‘Deployment of Medical Relief Teams of the Indian Army in the Aftermath of the Nepal Earthquake: Lessons Learned.’ Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 11, No.3: 394-98.
Chaudhary, Pushpa, Giulia Vallese, Meera Thapa, Valerie Broch Alvarez, Latika Maskey Pradhan, Kiran Bajracharya, Kazutaka Sekine, Shilu Adhikari, Reuben Samuel and Sophie Goyet. 2017. ‘Humanitarian Response to Reproductive and Sexual Health Needs in a Disaster: The Nepal Earthquake 2015 Case Study.’ Reproductive Health Matters 25, No.51: 25-39.
Lageju, K.G. "Importance of Field Hospitals in Trauma Management: An Experience from Nepal Earthquake", World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index, Medical and Health Sciences, Vol 11 (8).
Ho, M.L.L., et al. "Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief mission by a tripartite medical team led by the Singapore Armed Forces after the 2015 Nepal earthquake ", Singapore Medical Journal, Vol 57 (8).
Sandholz, S. "Shaken Cityscapes: Tangible and Intangible Urban Heritage in Kathmandu, Nepal, and Yogyakarta, Indonesia", in Going Beyond: Perceptions of Sustainability in Heritage Studies, Albert, M., Bandarin, F., Pereita, R. (eds). Springer, Cham.
Soden, R. and Palen, L. "The social life of disaster information: Cultivating resources for emergent information infrastructures in Nepal" Research Handbook on E-Government, Eric Welch (ed.). Forthcoming.
Chen, F., et al. "A practical trial of landslide detection from single-temporal Landsat8 images using contour-based proposals and random forest: a case study of national Nepal", Landslides, Vol 15 (3).
Soden, R., Lord, A. "Mapping Silences, Reconfiguring Loss: Practices of Damage Assessment & Repair in Post-Earthquake Nepal", Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human-Computer Interaction - Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing (CSCW). Article No. 161.
Chatterjee, Ranit and Kenji Okazaki. 2020. ‘Risk Governance and the Role of the Informal Sector in Disaster Recovery: The Case of 2015 Nepal Earthquake.’ In An Interdisciplinary Approach for Disaster Resilience and Sustainability, edited by Indrajit Pal Jason von Meding, Sangam Shrestha, Iftekhar Ahmed and Thayaparan Gajendran, 53-69. Singapore: Springer.
Le Billon, Philippe; Suji, Manoj; Baniya, Jeevan; Limbu, Bina; Paudel, Dinesh; Rankin, Katharine; Shneiderman, Sara. "Disaster Finacialization: Earthquakes, Cashflows and Shifting Household Economies in Nepal". Development and Change.
Aksha, S. K., et al. "An Analysis of Social Vulnerability to Natural Hazards in Nepal Using a Modified Social Vulnerability Index." International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, Vol. 10 (1): 103-16.
Carrero, Rocio, Michele Acuto, Asaf Tzachor, Niraj Subedi, Ben Campbell and Long Seng To. 2019. ‘Tacit Networks, Crucial Care: Informal Networks and Disaster Response in Nepal’s 2015 Gorkha Earthquake.’ Urban Studies 56, No.3: 561–77.
Bownas, R. and R. Bishokarma. "Access After the Earthquake: the Micro Politics of Recovery and Reconstruction in Sindhupalchok District, Nepal, With Particular Reference to Caste." Contemporary South Asia, Vol. 27 (2): 179–95.
Nightingale, A., et al.. "The Material Politics of Citizenship: Struggles over Resources, Authority and Belonging in the New Federal Republic of Nepal", South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies, Vol. 42.
Song, J., et al.. "Construction of the Scale-Specific Resilience Index to Facilitate Multiscale Decision Making in Disaster Management: A Case Study of the 2015 Nepal Earthquake", Social Indicators Research, Vol 145.
Beirman, D., et al. "Nepal Tourism in the Aftermath of the April/May 2015 Earthquake and Aftershocks: Repercussions, Recovery and the Rise of New Tourism Sectors." Tourism Recreation Research, Vol. 43 (4): 544-54.
Bownas, R., & Bishokarma, R.. "Access after the earthquake: the micro politics of recovery and reconstruction in Sindhupalchok District, Nepal, with particular reference to caste", Contemporary South Asia, Vol 27.
Chaulagain, Hemchandra, Dipendra Gautam and Hugo Rodrigues. 2018. ‘Revisiting Major Historical Earthquakes in Nepal: Overview of 1833, 1934, 1980, 1988, 2011and2015 Seismic Events.’ In Impacts and Insights of the Gorkha Earthquake, edited by Dipendra Gautam and Hugo Rodrigues, 1–17. Elsevier.
He, L., et al. "Accumulation of vulnerabilities in the aftermath of the 2015 Nepal earthquake: Household displacement, livelihood changes and recovery challenges", International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Vol 31.
Shapira, S. et al. "Anticipated behavioral response patterns to an earthquake: The role of personal and household characteristics, risk perception, previous experience and preparedness", International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Vol 31.
Byers, A. C., et al. "A Field-Based Study of Impacts of the 2015 Earthquake on Potentially Dangerous Glacial Lakes in Nepal." HIMALAYA, the Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies, Vol. 37 (2): 26-41.
Daly, P., et al. "Situating local stakeholders within national disaster governance structures: rebuilding urban neighbourhoods following the 2015 Nepal earthquake", Environment and Urbanization, Vol 29 (2).
Epstein, K., et al. "Coping Strategies of Smallholder Farming Communities after the 2015 Nepal Earthquake: Insights into Post-Disaster Resilience and Social–Ecological Change", Case Studies in the Environment, Vol 1 (1).
Haxby, A. "Can a financial bubble burst if no one hears the pop?: Transparency, debt, and the control of price in the Kathmandu land market", Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology, Vol 78.
Krishna, A. "Need For Objective And Responsible Media Reporting Of The Actions Of Armed Forces In Managing National Disasters: Case Study Of J&K Floods (2014) And Nepal Earthquake (2015)", International Journal of Innovatiev Research & Advanced Studies, Vol 4 (7).
Nikku, B.R. and Dominelli, L. (2017) Doing Disaster Social Work: Insights from the IASSW Supported Disaster Interventions by the Nepal School of Social Work. Social Dialogue Magazine. February 2017. Vol. 16.
Bajracharya, K. "Women of Nepal and Post-Earthquake Humanitarian Responses: An Observation of Three Months." Lowland Technology International: The Official Journal of Institute of Lowland Technology, Saga University, Vol. 18 (2): 83–88.
Soden, R., and Palen, L. "Infrastructure in the Wild: What Mapping in Post-Earthquake Nepal Reveals about Infrastructural Emergence", Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2016.
Schorr, S., and Warner, Cameron. “The Photographed Gift: Participation, Relief Efforts, and Social Media” Cultural Anthropology Hot Spots Forum, In “Aftershocked: Reflections on the 2015 Earthquakes in Nepal”
Seale-Feldman, A., and Upadhaya, N. “Mental Health after the Earthquake: Building Nepal’s Mental Health System in Times of Emergency” Cultural Anthropology Hot Spots Forum, In “Aftershocked: Reflections on the 2015 Earthquakes in Nepal”
Shneiderman, S. “Dots on the Map: Anthropological Locations and Responses to Nepal’s Earthquakes” Cultural Anthropology Hot Spots Forum, In “Aftershocked: Reflections on the 2015 Earthquakes in Nepal”