Introduction to Disaster and Emergency Management Science

Rifaat Abdalla*, Marwa Esmail

*Corresponding author for this work

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GIS applications in disaster management are progressively turning into a necessary component of disaster and emergency management activities in many parts of the world. The time considerations are extremely critical in emergency management operations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Science, Technology and Innovation
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameAdvances in Science, Technology and Innovation
ISSN (Print)2522-8714
ISSN (Electronic)2522-8722


  • Disaster Management
  • Emergency Management Operations
  • Geospatial Information Technologies
  • Infrastructure Interdependencies
  • Socio-technological Networks

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Architecture
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Environmental Chemistry

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