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Field Report: UAV-Based Volcano Observation System for Debris Flow Evacuation Alarm [chapter]

Keiji Nagatani, Ryosuke Yajima, Seiga Kiribayashi, Tomoaki Izu, Hiromichi Kanai, Hiroyuki Kanasaki, Jun Minagawa, Yuji Moriyama
2017 Field and Service Robotics  
To address this problem, we have developed an unmanned observation system for use in restricted areas around volcanoes.  ...  Therefore, a debris-flow simulation is an effective means of determining whether to issue an evacuation call for area residents.  ...  A debris-flow simulation is an effective means of determining whether to issue an evacuation call for residents. However, for safety reasons, a restricted area is set around a volcano when it erupts.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-67361-5_11 dblp:conf/fsr/NagataniYKIKKMM17 fatcat:jxvfgktldne33amvoed5ufs22i

Development and field testing of UAV-based sampling devices for obtaining volcanic products

Ryosuke Yajima, Keiji Nagatani, Kazuya Yoshida
2014 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics (2014)  
On the other hand, it is important to make observations inside the restricted area, to initiate alarms and make evacuation plans.  ...  Therefore, in this study, we aim to realize a sample-return system that uses a multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for obtaining volcanic products.  ...  On the other hand, it is important to make observations inside the restricted area to initiate alarms and make evacuation plans.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ssrr.2014.7017680 dblp:conf/ssrr/YajimaNY14 fatcat:zo7ec2eo6fc53nmdhpoktsiqwi

Report on the functional specifications of SR

Radu Andriciuc, Nicolae Marunțelu, Rosanna Babagiannou, Marie-Christine BONNAMOUR, David Lund, Ourania Markaki
2020 Zenodo  
) will be used for the design and development of the RESCUE MIMS prototype; the S&R artificial sniffing tool will be developed, capable of measuring critical volatiles in the field, either for the early  ...  detection of toxic environments or for the localisation of entrapped victims and for ensuring the chemical protection of the First Responder.  ...  Fire detection and fire alarm systems include voice alarm systems. Fixed firefighting systems include such as water based and gas extinguishing systems, smoke and heat control and exhaust systems.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5180054 fatcat:qyjq4k35nrgrfiww2s2uksdzia

Big Data in Natural Disaster Management: A Review

Manzhu Yu, Chaowei Yang, Yun Li
2018 Geosciences  
Undoubtedly, the age of big data has opened new options for natural disaster management, primarily because of the varied possibilities it provides in visualizing, analyzing, and predicting natural disasters  ...  Acknowledgments: We thank the anonymous reviewers for their insightful comments, which significantly improved the paper. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ...  [38] reviewed the overall structure of the WSN and UAV systems for natural disasters, and proposed the Inundation Monitoring and Alarm Technology in a System of Systems to incorporate smartphone data  ... 
doi:10.3390/geosciences8050165 fatcat:yucms6qo7nht5krjmnrwrkzy2y

Characterization of Acoustic Infrasound Signals at Volcán de Fuego, Guatemala: A Baseline for Volcano Monitoring

A. Diaz-Moreno, A. Roca, A. Lamur, B. H. Munkli, T. Ilanko, T. D. Pering, A. Pineda, S. De Angelis
2020 Frontiers in Earth Science  
Here, we present the first comprehensive characterization of acoustic signals at Volcán de Fuego for the whole range of surface activity observed at the volcano.  ...  We explore the occurrence of these signals in relation to visual observations of surface activity, and we investigate their source mechanisms within the shallow conduit system.  ...  Field observations report dark plumes reaching 500-1,500 m above the vent.  ... 
doi:10.3389/feart.2020.549774 fatcat:e537jo22mrg57hseqxsf2i2m5y

Earthquake‐induced chains of geologic hazards: patterns, mechanisms, and impacts

Xuanmei Fan, Gianvito Scaringi, Oliver Korup, A. Joshua West, Cees J. Westen, Hakan Tanyas, Niels Hovius, Tristram C. Hales, Randall W. Jibson, Kate E. Allstadt, Limin Zhang, Stephen G. Evans (+5 others)
2019 Reviews of Geophysics  
Landslide deposits on slopes can remobilize during heavy rainfall and evolve into debris flows.  ...  Debris from these landslides can clog channels, and during heavy rainfall, the debris can be transported downstream for many kilometers with catastrophic consequences.  ...  H. provided helpful discussions and funding for the work. R. W. J. and K. E. A. polished the language. All authors reviewed the paper and collected relevant data and literature.  ... 
doi:10.1029/2018rg000626 fatcat:galhl3chyfc2jkwsagcyis44u4

ICL journal "Landslides" and the Kyoto 2020 Commitment

Kyoji Sassa
2018 Landslides. Journal of the International Consortium on Landslides  
systems and GIS-based quantitative models for hazard and risk prediction.  ...  in the field of rainfall-induced landslides, flash floods and debris flows, landslides in flysch, modeling mass movements, laboratory tests on suction in soils, early warning systems (EWS), and decision  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10346-018-1047-4 fatcat:tnt7ucz52zbhlnzghvuyk7pj34

A Disaster Management Framework Using Internet of Things-Based Interconnected Devices

Kaljot Sharma, Darpan Anand, Munish Sabharwal, Pradeep Kumar Tiwari, Omar Cheikhrouhou, Tarek Frikha
2021 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
More precisely, it presents IoT-based disaster management for different kind of disasters with a comparison between some solutions that are available in the market.  ...  It shows an implementation of some examples of the application of IoT such as early-warning system for fire detection and earthquake and represents some approaches talking about the application, IoT architecture  ...  Acknowledgments Omar Cheikhrouhou thanks Taif University for its support under the project Taif University Researchers supporting Project no. TURSP-2020/55, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2021/9916440 doaj:c6cfe2ec96ef4136ab2b202c51d1b146 fatcat:xyioyx5l65dbhh2bg5vafyxhnm

Machine Learning in Disaster Management: Recent Developments in Methods and Applications

Vasileios Linardos, Maria Drakaki, Panagiotis Tzionas, Yannis L. Karnavas
2022 Machine Learning and Knowledge Extraction  
Furthermore, some recently developed ML and DL applications for disaster management have been analyzed. A discussion of the findings is provided as well as directions for further research.  ...  Recent years include the world's hottest year, while they have been marked mainly, besides the COVID-19 pandemic, by climate-related disasters, based on data collected by the Emergency Events Database  ...  A wildfire detection system based on deep CNN for early wildfire detection was proposed by Lee et al. [35] using aerial images taken from UAVs.  ... 
doi:10.3390/make4020020 fatcat:wcdrh23k5ja6tdqlyhl7erobey

Self-Organized Evolutionary Process in Sets of Interdependent Variables near the Midpoint of Phase Transition in K-Satisfiability [chapter]

Michael Korkin
2001 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Ackerman, John T Strategic Studies Quarterly: An Air Force-Sponsored Strategic Forum for Military, Government, and Academic Professionals. Volume 2, Number 1 -7 Acuff, Hugh F  ...  Within the field of aeronautics alone, we find the need for verification of algorithms for separation assurance, air traffic control, auto-pilot, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), adaptive avionics, automated  ...  An observer based 3D contrast-detail study was performed in an effort to evaluate the limits of object detectability for the dedicated CZT-based SPECT mammotomography imaging system under various imaging  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45443-8_20 fatcat:ght26tu6avh57kkp54kifofaee

ARAMIS heritage, 10 years after the end of the project [chapter]

2017 Risk Analysis and Management - Trends, Challenges and Emerging Issues  
No part of this publication or the information contained herein may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, by photocopying, recording  ...  Although all care is taken to ensure integrity and the quality of this publication and the information herein, no responsibility is assumed by the publishers nor the author for any damage to the property  ...  MATRIX (New methodologies for multi-hazard and multi-risk assessment methods for Europe), EU funded FP7 project. Merz, B., Thieken, A.H. (2005) .  ... 
doi:10.1201/9781315265339-9 fatcat:rs6apsg5rndttgq7fi5huiukry

A Study of Types of Sensors Used in Remote Sensing

Shweta Vincent, Sharmila Anand John Francis, Kumudha Raimond, Om Prakash Kumar
The remotely sensed data acquired either through satellites or through ground based- synthetic aperture radar systems could be used to avert or mitigate a disaster or to perform a post-disaster analysis  ...  Remotely sensed data can be used in various fields such as medicine, agriculture, engineering, weather forecasting, military tactics, disaster management etc. only to name a few.  ...  The data from ASTER, GDEM and SRTM for Leh have been used by the auhors for creating DEMs of watersheds in the region and assessing debris flow.  ... 
doi:10.24425/ijet.2019.126304 fatcat:rrvr6zhhpfho7m5icgbm6ncrxu

Technology for Humanitarian Action [chapter]

To Bear Witness  
) for continuing stimulating technical dialogues on the broad range of topics represented here.  ...  Preston Marshall (XG) and Larry Jackal (cognitive radio) of DARPA, Mitch Kokar of Northeastern University (ontology-based radio), and Cliff Weinstien of MIT Lincoln Laboratory (natural language processing  ...  Mobile Observation Aerostat Miniature UAV FPASS (UAV) The other alternative would be small unmanned aircraft.  ... 
doi:10.2307/j.ctt13x0296.33 fatcat:jg6omvfhxncwvgcj7gzw5kin2i

Dark Euphoria: The Neo-Gothic Narrative of Millennial Technoculture

Mitchell John Goodwin, University, My, Stephen Stockwell
This exegetical document provides the theoretical context for a series of media art works that were produced between 2011 and 2012 in response as much as in parallel to this analysis.  ...  They not only form the reference base for such observations but also largely facilitate the convergent flow of the ideas they subsequently generate -as tools for research but also as 18 generators for  ...  This goes beyond a mere reshaping of the systems of control, this is not purely an act of observation and surveillance by an autonomous system, this is the system literally assuming control.  ... 
doi:10.25904/1912/3134 fatcat:a55zu4mcmvchfakyvrgb6cxnwu