Decision support system for managing oil spill events.

  title={Decision support system for managing oil spill events.},
  author={Iphigenia Keramitsoglou and Constantinos Cartalis and Pavlos A. Kassomenos},
  journal={Environmental management},
  volume={32 2},
The Mediterranean environment is exposed to various hazards, including oil spills, forest fires, and floods, making the development of a decision support system (DSS) for emergency management an objective of utmost importance. The present work presents a complete DSS for managing marine pollution events caused by oil spills. The system provides all the necessary tools for early detection of oil-spills from satellite images, monitoring of their evolution, estimation of the accident consequences… CONTINUE READING