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By Gerassimos A. Papadopoulos,Tad S. Murty,Srinivasan Venkatesh,R. Blong

This exact quantity includes a collection of papers that have been awarded as a part of the 7th overseas Symposium on normal and Man-Made dangers (HAZARDS-98), held in Chania, Crete Island, Greece, in the course of may perhaps 1998. The Symposium attracted extensive overseas curiosity simply because many situations of normal catastrophe occasions, equivalent to earthquakes, tsunamis, typhoon surges, woodland fires, etc., that happened in different components of the realm through the Nineties have been offered not just for his or her physics but additionally from the perspective in their influence on society and their environmental outcomes. between those instances are the 1997 crimson River Valley flood in Canada and the massive earthquake of 18 November 1997, in Zakynthos, Greece. moreover, the amount comprises contributions that observe complex statistical tools and synthetic intelligence concepts, akin to GIS, and structures research to method the outline of actual procedures, the discrimination of experimental info and the review and administration of threat.
Audience: This quantity types an outstanding reference for scientists, scholars, engineers, the coverage undefined, experts focusing on public defense and common risks preparedness and mitigation plans.

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