Earth and Environmental Sciences Library

Recent Technologies for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction

Sustainable Community Resilience & Responses

Editors: Rai, Praveen Kumar, Singh, Prafull Kumar, Mishra, Varun Narayan (Eds.)

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  • Provides an overview on technologies for disaster monitoring
  • Contains many applications of recent technologies
  • Helps to understand disaster management
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This book explains to governments, decision makers and disaster professionals the potential uses of recent technologies for disaster monitoring and risk reduction based on the knowledge and experience of prominent experts/researchers in the relevant fields. It discusses the application of recent technological developments for emerging disaster risks in today's societies and deliberates on the various aspects of disaster risk reduction strategies, especially through sustainable community resilience and responses. This book consists of selected invited papers on disaster management, which focus on community resilience and responses towards disaster risk reduction based on experiences, and closely examines the coordinated research activities involving all stakeholders, especially the communities at risk. Many regions of the world and aspects of disaster risk and its management are covered. It is described how recent technologies will support better understanding and action to reduce the number and impact of disasters in future. The principal audience for this book is researchers, urban planners, policy makers, as well as students.

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Table of contents (24 chapters)

Table of contents (24 chapters)
  • Glacial Lake Outflow Hazard and Risk Probability in Sikkim

    Pages 3-26

    Chanda, Arunima (et al.)

  • Earthquake Hazards and Monitoring of Seismo-ionospheric Precursor

    Pages 27-40

    Kumar, Sanjay (et al.)

  • Seismic Hazard Zonation Mapping of Gangtok Block, Sikkim, India

    Pages 41-55

    Biswas, Brototi (et al.)

  • Rockfall Hazard Assessment Using RAMMS for the SE Facing Escarpment of Manikaran, Himachal Pradesh, India

    Pages 57-74

    Dhiman, Raj Kiran (et al.)

  • Surface Displacement Analysis of Road-Cut Slopes in the Vicinity of Koteshwar Area, Uttarakhand, India

    Pages 75-90

    Sharma, Swati (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Recent Technologies for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction
Book Subtitle
Sustainable Community Resilience & Responses
Editors
  • Praveen Kumar Rai
  • Prafull Kumar Singh
  • Varun Narayan Mishra
Series Title
Earth and Environmental Sciences Library
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-76116-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-76116-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-76115-8
Series ISSN
2730-6674
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 479
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations, 157 illustrations in colour
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