South Asia and Human-Environment Interactions

Type: Paper
Theme: Hazards, Geography, and GIScience
Sponsor Groups:
Poster #:
Day: 4/10/2018
Start / End Time: 8:00 AM / 9:40 AM
Room: Napoleon B3, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: MUNSHI RAHMAN, Bimal Paul


This session welcomes papers that focus on human-environmental studies , particularly in South Asia.
We welcome abstract that are related but not limited to the following themes:

1. Environmental hazards
2. Natural Disasters
3. Application of Geospatial Technologies
4. Human-environmental interactions
5. Socio-Ecological Systems
6. Health and GIS
7. Sustainability
8. Spatial Analysis
9. Vulnerability and Resilience
10. Climate Change


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter MUNSHI RAHMAN*, Virginia Tech, Thomas Crawford, Virginia Tech, Modeling the Rohingya influx to Bangladesh; A Socio-Ecological Study of Adaptive Cycle 20 8:00 AM
Presenter Bimal Paul*, Kansas State University, Sharif M., University of Iowa, Avantika Ramekar, Kansas State University, Analysis of 2015 Nepal earthquake mortality using spatial Bayesian model 20 8:20 AM
Presenter Yasin Wahid Rabby*, University of Tennessee, Yingkui Li, Department of Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Landslide Inventory Mapping of Chittagong Hilly Areas, Bangladesh, based on Google Earth, Participatory Field Mapping, and Multi-Temporal Satellite Imagery 20 8:40 AM
Presenter Gita Bhushal Adhikary*, Montclair State University, Pankaj Lal, Montclair State University, Bernabas Wolde, Montclair State University, A Case Study on Flood and Emotional Trauma in Banke District, Nepal 20 9:00 AM

To access contact information login