Advanced Avalanche Triggering Model


The article by Alain Duclos & François Louchet

We’ve had many requests by people who have attended our talks for the full article that demonstrates the Duclos/Louchet model on how slab avalanches are triggered.

Attached to this blog post is the very readable article that is accepted internationally as the best description of how slab avalanches are triggered by skiers, snowboarders, climbers etc. It is the inspiration and basis for our In-depth module 1. entitled ‘Triggering’ – based on Alain Duclos & François Louchet model.

You can download the technical paper written by Alain Duclos and Francois Louchet.  This provides a techie introduction to the theory behind all this click here to download

We highly recommend it!