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(2018-06-28)Casualties are one of the most severe results of earthquakes. Prediction of casualty rates due to earthquakes plays an important role in seismic risk management. A predicted casualty rate reflects the vulnerability of a ...
(2015-07-24)Catastrophes, such as the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, and the Chernobyl nuclear power plant explosion, exemplify how accidents that damage the environment affect society in ways that exceed human and property losses. ...
Societal risk and resilience analysis: A multi-scale approach to model the dynamics of infrastructure-social systems (2018-11-08)The prosperity of modern societies and public well-being increasingly depend on critical infrastructure to enable the continuous flow of essential resources and services to communities. Infrastructure loss of functionality ...