Integrating Disaster Science and Management

Written By Pijush Samui
Integrating Disaster Science and Management
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 May 2018
  • ISBN : 0128120576
  • Pages : 486 pages
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Download or read book entitled Integrating Disaster Science and Management by author: Pijush Samui which was release on 04 May 2018 and published by Elsevier with total page 486 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods and big data analytics to create early warning models to mitigate impacts of these hazards and reduce the risk of disaster. It also looks at mitigation as part of the recovery process after a disaster, as in the case of the Nepal earthquake. Edited by global experts in disaster management and engineering, the book offers case studies that focus on the critical phases of disaster management. Identifies advanced techniques and models based on natural disaster science for forecasting disasters and analyzing risk Offers a holistic approach to the problem of disaster management, including preparation, recovery, and resilience Includes coverage of social, economic, and environmental impacts on disasters

Integrating Disaster Science and Management

Integrating Disaster Science and Management
  • Author : Pijush Samui,Dookie Kim,Chandan Ghosh
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods and big data analytics to create ...

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  • Release Date : 2021-04-16
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Disaster Risk Science

Disaster Risk Science
  • Author : Peijun Shi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Total pages : 753
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : This is the first English language book to systematically introduce basic theories, methods and applications of disaster risk science from the angle of different subjects including disaster science, emergency technology and risk management. Viewed from basic theories, disaster risk science consists of disaster system, formation mechanism and process, covering 3 chapters ...

Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience

Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience
  • Author : Muneta Yokomatsu,Stefan Hochrainer-Stigler
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-08-02
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : This book provides insight on how disaster risk management can increase the resilience of society to various natural hazards. The multi-dimensionality of resilience and the various different perspectives in regards to disaster risk reduction are taken explicitly into account by providing studies and approaches on different scales and ranging from ...

Geomatics Solutions for Disaster Management

Geomatics Solutions for Disaster Management
  • Author : Jonathan Li,Sisi Zlatanova,Andrea Fabbri
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-07-28
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Effective utilization of satellite positioning, remote sensing, and GIS in disaster monitoring and management requires research and development in numerous areas, including data collection, information extraction and analysis, data standardization, organizational and legal aspects of sharing of remote sensing information. This book provides a solid overview of what is being ...

Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research

Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research
  • Author : Fernando I. Rivera
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2019-06-15
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research provides a synthesis of the most pressing issues in natural hazards research. The book begins with an overview of emerging research on natural hazards, such as hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, wildfires, sea-level rise, global warming, climate change and tornadoes, among other topics. Remaining sections cover ...

The Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund

The Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund
  • Author : Asian Development Bank
  • Publisher : Asian Development Bank
  • Release Date : 2020-10-01
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : The Government of Canada and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) established the Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRM) Fund in February 2013. The Fund was created to advance proactive integrated disaster risk management measures on a regional basis within ADB’s developing member countries in Southeast Asia, specifically, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’...

Natural Disaster Risk Management

Natural Disaster Risk Management
  • Author : Ulrich Ranke
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-09-18
  • Total pages : 514
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Summary : This textbook provides a thorough introduction to natural disaster risk management. Many aspects of disaster risk management, such as those involved in earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, avalanches and mudslides call for similar prevention and preparedness instruments, management concepts, and countermeasures. This textbook assumes the viewpoint of a regional disaster risk ...

Integrated Emergency Management for Mass Casualty Emergencies

Integrated Emergency Management for Mass Casualty Emergencies
  • Author : D. Alexander,E. Masini,L. Mugnai
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-02
  • Total pages : 116
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Summary : Responses to major disasters tend to be complex, not merely because of the size and scale of operations and the number of countries and agencies involved, but also because of the range of functions represented by these organizations. A full-scale emergency response can involve people trained in at least 35 different ...

Integrated Research on Disaster Risks

Integrated Research on Disaster Risks
  • Author : Riyanti Djalante
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-04-16
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Handbook of Disaster Risk Reduction Management

Handbook of Disaster Risk Reduction   Management
  • Author : Christian N Madu,Chu-Hua Kuei
  • Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2017-07-25
  • Total pages : 956
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Climate change is increasingly of great concern to the world community. The earth has witnessed the buildup of greenhouse gases (GHG) in the atmosphere, changes in biodiversity, and more occurrences of natural disasters. Recently, scientists have begun to shift their emphasis away from curbing carbon dioxide emission to adapting to ...

Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health

Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health
  • Author : Brian Flynn,Ronald Sherman
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-01-18
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health identifies the most critical areas of integration between the profession of emergency management and the specialty of disaster behavioral health, providing perspectives from both of these critical areas, and also including very practical advice and examples on how to address key topics. Each ...

Urban Flood Management

Urban Flood Management
  • Author : Chris Zevenbergen,Adrian Cashman,Niki Evelpidou,Erik Pasche,Stephen Garvin,Richard Ashley
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-21
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Along with windstorms, floods are the most common and widespread of all natural disasters. Although they can often be predicted, they cause loss of life, damage and destruction, as many urban communities are located near coasts and rivers. In terms of victims, floods are responsible for more than half the ...

Disaster Resilience

Disaster Resilience
  • Author : Douglas Paton,David Johnston
  • Publisher : Charles C Thomas Publisher
  • Release Date : 2017-06-12
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Events such as the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the Japanese earthquakes and tsunamis in 2011 have provided unfortunate reminders of the susceptibility of many communities to devastating losses from natural hazards. These events provided graphic illustrations of how extreme hazard events adversely impact on people, affect communities and ...

Geo information for Disaster Management

Geo information for Disaster Management
  • Author : Peter van Oosterom,Siyka Zlatanova,Elfriede Fendel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-02-28
  • Total pages : 1433
  • ISBN : 0128120576
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Summary : Geo-information technology can be of considerable use in disaster management, but with considerable challenge in integrating systems, interoperability and reliability. This book provides a broad overview of geo-information technology, software, systems needed, currently used and to be developed for disaster management. The text invites discussion on systems and requirements for ...