Fendel, Elfriede M.

Geo-information for Disaster Management

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Table of contents

1. Orchestra: Developing a Unified Open Architecture for Risk Management Applications
Alessandro Annoni, Lars Bernard, John Douglas, Joseph Greenwood, Irene Laiz, Michael Lloyd, Zoheir Sabeur, Anne-Marie Sassen, Jean-Jacques Serrano, Thomas Usländer

2. Laser Scanning Applications on Disaster Management
Andrea Biasion, Leandro Bornaz, Fulvio Rinaudo

3. Big Brother or Eye in the Sky? Legal Aspects of Space-Based Geo-Information for Disaster Management
Frans G. Dunk

4. ICT for Environmental Risk Management in the EU Research Context
Karen Fabbri, Guy Weets

5. Airborne Passive Microwave Radiometry for Emergency Response
Roland B. Haarbrink, Anatoly M. Shutko

6. Flood Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping in Vietnam
Hoang Minh Hien, Tran Nhu Trung, Wim Looijen, Kees Hulsbergen

7. Geo Information Breaks through Sector Think
Stefan Diehl, Jene Heide

8. Accurate On-Time Geo-Information for Disaster Management and Disaster Prevention by Precise Airborne Lidar Scanning
Steffen Firchau, Alexander Wiechert

9. Methodology for Making Geographic Information Relevant to Crisis Management
Anders Grönlund

10. The Value of Gi4DM for Transport & Water Management
Michel J.M. Grothe, Harry C. Landa, John G.M. Steenbruggen

11. A Case Study in Multiagency GIS for Managing a Large-Scale Natural Disaster
Russ Johnson

12. User-Oriented Provision of Geo-Information in Disaster Management: Potentials of Spatial Data Infrastructures considering Brandenburg/Germany as an Example
Petra Köhler

13. PEGASUS: A Future Tool for Providing Near Real-Time High Resolution Data for Disaster Management
Nicolas Lewyckyj, Jurgen Everaerts

14. Disaster Management: The Challenges for a National Geographic Information Provider
Chris Parker, Mark Stileman

15. CNES Research and Development and Available Software in the Framework of Space-Images Based Risk and Disaster Management
Hélène Vadon, Jordi Inglada

16. A Decision Support System for Preventive Evacuation of People
Kasper Zuilekom, Martin Maarseveen, Marcel Doef

17. Considering Elevation Uncertainty for Managing Probable Disasters
Georgios A. Achilleos

18. Emergency Preparedness System for the Lower Mekong River Basin: A Conceptual Approach Using Earth Observation and Geomatics
Ferdinand Bonn, Guy Aubé, Claire Müller-Poitevien, Goze Bénié

19. Framing Spatial Decision-Making and Disaster Management in Time
Bernard Cornélis

20. Disaster Monitoring Based on Portable Terminal for Real-Time RADARSAT-1 Data Acquisition
Olga Gershenzon

21. User Requirements for a Mobile Disaster Documentation System
Sven H. Leitinger, Christian Scheidl, Stefan Kollarits, Johannes Hübl

22. Use of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Technologies in Disaster Management, especially Earthquakes
Orhan Altan

23. The 26 December 2004 Sumatra Earthquake and Tsunami Seen by Satellite Altimeters and GPS
Boudewijn Ambrosius, Remko Scharroo, Christophe Vigny, Ernst Schrama, Wim Simons

24. Near-Real Time Post-Disaster Damage Assessment with Airborne Oblique Video Data
Norman Kerle, Rob Stekelenburg, Frank Heuvel, Ben Gorte

25. Abilities of Airborne and Space-Borne Sensors for Managing Natural Disasters
Mathias J.P.M. Lemmens

26. The Use of GIS Technologies within the NOAA Climate Prediction Center’s FEWS-NET Program
Timothy B. Love

27. Geo-Information for Urban Risk Assessment in Developing Countries: The SLARIM project
Cees J. Westen, Birendra Kumar Piya, Jeewan Guragain

28. Mass Movement Monitoring Using Terrestrial Laser Scanner for Rock Fall Management
Arnold Bauer, Gerhard Paar, Alexander Kaltenböck

29. Findings of the European Platform of New Technologies for Civil Protection: Current Practice and Challenges
Jérôme Béquignon, Pier Luigi Soddu

30. Geo-Information at the Belgian Federal Crisis Centre
Monique Bernaerts, Philippe Hellemans

31. Real Time 3D Environment Simulation Applied to the Disaster Management Field: Our Experience
Pedro Branco, Carlos Escalada, Ricardo Santos

32. Geo-Information for Disaster Management: Lessons from 9/11
Michael J. Kevany

33. Soft Real-Time GIS for Disaster Monitoring
Robert Laurini, Sylvie Servigne, Guillaume Noel

34. Step-Wise Improvement of Precursor Services to an Integrated Crisis Information Center for Mountainous Areas
Ulli Leibnitz

35. Alsat-1: First Member of the DMC
Azzeddine Rachedi, Benmohamed Mohamed, Takarli Bachir, Martin N. Sweeting

36. Experience and Perspective of Providing Satellite Based Crisis Information, Emergency Mapping & Disaster Monitoring Information to Decision Makers and Relief Workers
Stefan Voigt, Torsten Riedlinger, Peter Reinartz, Claudia Künzer, Ralph Kiefl, Thomas Kemper, Harald Mehl

37. Survey Methodologies for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage Sites
Eros Agosto, Paolo Ardissone, Fulvio Rinaudo

38. A New Geo-Information Architecture for Risk Management
Christian Alegre, Hugues Sassier, Stephane Pierotti, Pascal Lazaridis

39. Software to Support a Specialized Bank of Electronic Maps
Rafael Arutyunyan, Alexandr Glushko, Vladimir Egorkin, Vladimir Kiselev, Daniil Tokarchuk, Nikolay Semin

40. Project OCTAGON: Special UAVs - Autonomous Airborne Platforms
Simion Dascalu

41. Disaster Prevention for Alpine Routes
Markus M. Eisl, Klaus Granica, Thomas Nagler, Florian Böhm, Helmut Rott, Herwig Proske, Mathias Schardt

42. Step by Step Constitution of an Emergency Management Based Object Model and Database System on Linux for the I.T.U. Campus D.I.S.
Himmet Karaman, Muhammed ?ahin

43. Development of a Web-Based GIS Using SDI for Disaster Management
Ali Mansourian, Abbas Rajabifard, Mohammad Javad Valadan Zoej

44. Visual System for Metric 3D Data Gathering and Processing in Real Time
Petr Rapant, Jan Stankovic, Eduard Sojka, Emil Gavlovsky

45. Risk Assessment Using Spatial Prediction Model for Natural Disaster Preparedness
Chang-Jo F. Chung, Andrea G. Fabbri, Dong-Ho Jang, Henk J. Scholten

46. Automatically Extracting Manmade Objects from Pan-Sharpened High-Resolution Satellite Imagery Using a Fuzzy Segmentation Method
Yu Li, Jonathan Li, Michael A. Chapman

47. Extension of NASA’s Science and Technology Results, Earth Observations for Decision Support
Stephen D. Ambrose

48. A Concept of an Intelligent Decision Support for Crisis Management in the OASIS project
Natalia Andrienko, Gennady Andrienko

49. Mapping World Events
Clive Best, Erik Goot, Ken Blackler, Teofilo Garcia, David Horby, Ralf Steinberger, Bruno Pouliquen

50. Allocation of Functional Behavior to Geo-Information for Improved Disaster Planning and Management
Timothy J. Eveleigh, Thomas A. Mazzuchi, Shahram Sarkani

51. Towards an Integrated Concept for Geographical Information Systems in Disaster Management
Richard Göbel, Alexander Almer, Thomas Blaschke, Guido Lemoine, Andreas Wimmer

52. A Distributed Spatial Data Library for Emergency Management
Tony Hunter

53. On Quality-Aware Composition of Geographic Information Services for Disaster Management
Richard Onchaga

54. Web-Based Assessment and Decision Support Technology
Nicole Ostländer, Lars Bernard

55. Evaluating the Relevance of Spatial Data in Time Critical Situations
Hardy Pundt

56. Dealing with Uncertainty in the Real-Time Knowledge Discovery Process
Monica Wachowicz, Gary J. Hunter

57. Experience in Applying Information Technologies to Ensure Safe Operation of Russian Nuclear Industry Facilities
Alexandr Agapov, Boris Antonov†, Igor Gorelov, Rafael Arutyunyan, Igor Linge, Vladimir Kiselev, Igor Osipiants, Daniil Tokarchuk

58. Building Disaster Anticipation Information into the Ghana Development and Poverty Mapping and Monitoring System
Emmanuel Amamoo-Otchere, Benjamin Akuetteh

59. Vulnerability Assessment for Food Crisis Management in the Sahel Region
Maurizio Bacci, Tiziana Filippis, Andrea Vecchia, Bakary Djaby, Francesca Incerti, Moussa Labo, Leandro Rocchi, Fabio Straccali, Patrizio Vignaroli

60. Using Remote Sensing Data for Earthquake Damage Assessment in Afghanistan: The Role of the International Charter
Joseph Maada Korsu Kandeh, Abdul Wali Ahadi, Lalit Kumar

61. 3D Buffering: A Visualization Tool for Disaster Management
Chen Tet Khuan, Alias Abdul Rahman

62. A GIS-Based Spatial Decision Support System for Emergency Services: London’s King’s Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Christian J.E. Castle, Paul A. Longley

63. CityGML: Interoperable Access to 3D City Models
Thomas H. Kolbe, Gerhard Gröger, Lutz Plümer

64. Population Density Estimations for Disaster Management: Case Study Rural Zimbabwe
Stefan Schneiderbauer, Daniele Ehrlich

65. The Fourth Column in Action: Dutch Municipalities Organizing Geo-Information for Disaster Management
Margo Groot

66. GRIFINOR: Integrated Object-Oriented Solution for Navigating Real-Time 3D Virtual Environments
Lars Bodum, Erik Kjems, Jan Kolar, Peer M. Ilsøe, Jens Overby

67. An Intelligent Hybrid Agent for Medical Emergency Vehicles Navigation in Urban Spaces
Dino Borri, Michele Cera

68. GIS Solutions in Public Safety: A Case Study of the Broward County Sheriff
Scott Burton, Patricia Behn, David C. Prosperi

69. Information Management Boosts Command & Control
Eric Capelleveen

70. Task-Centred Adaptation of Geographic Information to Support Disaster Management
Nosakhare Erharuyi, David Fairbairn

71. The Adoption of Geo-information and Geographic Information Systems for Natural Disaster Risk Management by Local Authorities
Gabrielle Iglesias

72. Web-Based 3D Visual User Interface to a Flood Forecasting System
Mikael Jern

73. A Web Application for Landslide Inventory Using Data-Driven SVG
Maurizio Latini, Barend Köbben

74. High-Resolution Satellite Image Sources for Disaster Management in Urban Areas
Jonathan Li, Yu Li, Michael A. Chapman

75. Geo-Information as an Integral Component of the National Disaster Hazard and Vulnerability “ATLAS”
Dusan Sakulski

76. Seismic Emergency Management: Technologies at Work
Pierluigi Soddu, Maria Giovanna Martini

77. Pedestrian Navigation in Difficult Environments: Results of the ESA Project SHADE
Björn Ott, Elmar Wasle, Franz Weimann, Pedro Branco, Riccardo Nicole

78. Location Interoperability Services for Medical Emergency Operations during Disasters
Remko Togt, Euro Beinat, Sisi Zlatanova, Henk J. Scholten

79. Evacuation Route Calculation of Inner Buildings
Shi Pu, Sisi Zlatanova

80. Geo Embedded Navigation
Peer M Ilsøe, Jan Kolar

81. LoBI-X: Location-Based, Bi-Directional, Information Exchange, over Wireless Networks
Antonis Miliarakis, Hamed Raweshidy, Manolis Stratakis

82. Integrated Distributed GIS Approach for Earthquake Disaster Modeling and Visualization
Rifaat Abdalla, Vincent Tao

83. M3Flood: An Integrated System for Flood Forecasting and Emergency Management
Rosanna Foraci, Massimo Bider, Jonathan Peter Cox, Francesca Lugli, Rita Nicolini, Giuseppe Simoni, Leonardo Tirelli, Stefania Mazzeo, Michele Marsigli

84. Mobile Hardware and Software Complex to Support Work of Radiation Safety Experts in Field Conditions
Rafael Arutyunyan, Ravil Bakin, Sergei Bogatov, Leonid Bolshov, Sergei Gavrilov, Alexandr Glushko, Vladimir Kiselev, Igor Linge, Igor Osipiants, Daniil Tokarchuk, Alexandr Agapov, Andrey Fedorov, Evgeny Galkin

85. The New Zoning Approach for Earthquake Risk Assessment
Fatmagül Batuk, Betül Sengezer, Ozan Emem

86. Application of Remote Sensing and GIS Technology in Forest Fire Risk Modeling and Management of Forest Fires: A Case Study in the Garhwal Himalayan Region
Sunil Chandra

87. A Web GIS for Managing Post-Earthquake Emergencies
Matteo Crozi, Riccardo Galetto, Anna Spalla

88. Web Based Information System for Natural Hazard Analysis in an Alpine Valley
Constantin R. Gogu, Helen Freimark, Boris Stern, Lorenz Hurni

89. Using Explorative Spatial Analysis to Improve Fire and Rescue Services
Jukka M. Krisp, Kirsi Virrantaus, Ari Jolma

90. The Global Terrestrial Network for River Discharge (GTN-R): Near Real-Time Data Acquisition and Dissemination Tool for Online River Discharge and Water Level Information
Thomas Maurer

91. Contribution of Earth Observation Data Supplied by the New Satellite Sensors to Flood Disaster Assessment and Hazard Reduction
Gheorghe Stancalie, Vasile Craciunescu

92. The Relationship between Settlement Density and Informal Settlement Fires: Case Study of Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay and Joe Slovo, Cape Town Metropolis
Helen M. Smith

93. AVHRR Data for Real-Time Operational Flood Forecasting in Malaysia
Lawal Billa, Shattri Mansor, Ahmad Rodzi Mahmud, Abdul Halim Ghazali

94. Supporting Flood Disaster Response by Freeware Spatial Data in Hungary
Zsofia Kugler, Arpad Barsi

95. The Use of GIS as Tool to Support Risk Assessment
Giuseppe Orlando, Francesco Selicato, Carmelo M. Torre

96. Ignored Devastating Disasters and Hazards: The Case of the Horn of Africa
Ambrose S. Oroda

97. Tight Coupling of SFlood and ArcView GIS 3.2 for Flood Risk Analysis
Shanker Kumar Sinnakaudan, Sahol Hamid Abu Bakar

98. Public Participation Geographic Information Sharing Systems for Community Based Urban Disaster Mitigation
Suha Ülgen

Keywords: Geography, Geographical Information Systems/Cartography, Computer Applications in Geosciences, Environmental Monitoring/Analysis, Math. Applications in Geosciences, Ecotoxicology, Information Systems and Communication Service

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Natural Sciences

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