Smart Technologies for Emergency Response and Disaster Management

Smart Technologies for Emergency Response and Disaster Management

Zhi Liu (Waseda University, Japan) and Kaoru Ota (Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: June, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 312
ISBN13: 9781522525752|ISBN10: 1522525750|EISBN13: 9781522525769|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2575-2

Description

Disaster management is an imperative area of concern for society on a global scale. Understanding how to best utilize information and communication technology to help manage emergency and disaster situations will lead to more effective advances and innovations in this important field.

Smart Technologies for Emergency Response and Disaster Management is a pivotal reference source that overviews current difficulties, challenges, and solutions that technology must adapt to in crisis situations. Highlighting pertinent topics such as network recovery, evacuation design, sensing technologies, and video technology, this publication is ideal for engineers, professionals, academicians, and researchers interested in discovering more about emerging technologies in crisis management.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Evacuation Design
  • Intelligent Transport
  • Network Recovery
  • Sensing Technology
  • Social Networks
  • Vehicle Networks
  • Video Technology
  • Wireless Sensor Networks

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