Corpus ID: 16532863

Nowcasting Disaster Damage

@article{Kryvasheyeu2015NowcastingDD,
  title={Nowcasting Disaster Damage},
  author={Yury Kryvasheyeu and Haohui Chen and Nick Obradovich and E. M. Egido and Pascal Van Hentenryck and J. Fowler and Manuel Cebrian},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2015},
  volume={abs/1504.06827}
}
  • Yury Kryvasheyeu, Haohui Chen, +4 authors Manuel Cebrian
  • Published 2015
  • Computer Science, Physics
  • ArXiv
  • Could social media data aid in disaster response and damage assessment? Countries face both an increasing frequency and intensity of natural disasters due to climate change. And during such events, citizens are turning to social media platforms for disaster-related communication and information. Social media improves situational awareness, facilitates dissemination of emergency information, enables early warning systems, and helps coordinate relief efforts. Additionally, spatiotemporal… CONTINUE READING
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