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The Design of a Dynamic Emergency Response Management Information System (DERMIS)
This paper systematically develops a set of general and supporting design principles and specifications for a "Dynamic Emergency Response Management Information System" (DERMIS) that addresses the communication and information needs of first responders as well as the decision making needs of command and control personnel. Expand
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Decision support for emergency situations
Emergency situations occur unpredictably and cause individuals and organizations to shift their focus and attention immediately to deal with the situation. Expand
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Information Systems for Emergency Management
This book provides the most current and comprehensive overview available today of the critical role of information systems in emergency response and preparedness. It includes contributions fromExpand
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Open source software for disaster management
Evaluating how the Sahana disaster information system coordinates disparate institutional and technical resources in the wake of the Indian Ocean tsunami. Expand
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Social media and SMS in the haiti earthquake
We describe some first results of an empirical study describing how social media and SMS were used in coordinating humanitarian relief after the Haiti Earthquake in January 2010. Expand
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A plea for the use of Lukasiewicz triplets in the definition of fuzzy preference structures. (I). General argumentation
We show that the choice of a continuous non-Archimedean triangular norm having zero divisors is not compatible with our basic requirement: the sets of degrees of strict preference, indifference and incomparability in [0,1 are always bounded from above by a value strictly smaller than 1. Expand
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A fuzzy decision support system for IT Service Continuity threat assessment
Using fuzzy relational modeling for preference visualization, the FURIA fuzzy decision support system aims to facilitate preference alignment and group agreement. Expand
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Weak and strong fuzzy interval orders
We introduce and investigate the fuzzification of the classical interval order, one of the most interesting classical preference structures without incomparability. Expand
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