Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-011-9778-8
Title: GIScience research challenges for emergency management in Southeast Asia
Authors: Feng, C.-C. 
Wang, Y.-C. 
Keywords: Emergency management
GIScience
Natural disaster
Southeast Asia
Issue Date: Oct-2011
Source: Feng, C.-C., Wang, Y.-C. (2011-10). GIScience research challenges for emergency management in Southeast Asia. Natural Hazards 59 (1) : 597-616. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-011-9778-8
Abstract: The study examines the current application of geospatial information technologies and highlights the challenges of and constraints on GIScience research for emergency management that are particularly pertinent to Southeast Asia. Based on the generic GIScience research priorities noted by the University Consortium for Geographic Information Science, four topics most relevant to Southeast Asia are examined and discussed, including issues relating to use of spatial data, advancement and adoption of technology, dynamic representation of geographic processes, and public participation in emergency management. In-depth consideration of these can contribute to more appropriate and effective uses of geospatial information technology in Southeast Asia for emergency management purpose. © 2011 Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
Source Title: Natural Hazards
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/49743
ISSN: 0921030X
DOI: 10.1007/s11069-011-9778-8
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