Modeling Anthropogenic Hazards

Type: Paper
Theme: Hazards, Geography, and GIScience
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Day: 4/11/2018
Start / End Time: 10:00 AM / 11:40 AM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Napoleon B1, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: The Hazards, Geography & GIS Theme
Chairs: Deborah Lenahan


The growth of cities is contributing to an increase in industrial and pollution hazards, at times due to interactions with natural hazards. A collection of papers discussing the use of geospatial data and techniques to address anthropoegnic hazards is presented in this session.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Pierre Goovaerts*, BioMedware, The Drinking Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan: Modeling the Space-Time Distribution of Water Lead Levels Using Geostatistics and Multiple Data Layers 20 10:00 AM
Presenter Jake Nelson*, Arizona State University, Tony Grubesic, Arizona State University, Ran Wei, University of California, Riverside, Spatial Optimization to Enhance Oil Spill Damage Control 20 10:20 AM
Presenter Thomas Marlow*, , Hazardous Conditions: Industrial growth and environmental inequality in Rhode Island, 1954-2016 20 10:40 AM
Presenter Hongbo Zhao*, , Yuanbo Feng, Student, Guanpeng Dong, colleague, Changhong Miao, teacher, Residentsā€™ Perception of Health and Environmental Hazard in Zhengzhou Metropolitan Area,Chinaļ¼šSpatial Differentiation and Influencing Factors 20 11:00 AM
Presenter Kate Lenahan*, University of California - Berkeley, Emergent Pathways of Groundwater Contamination: Sea-Level Induced Groundwater Rise on Hazardous Sites of the San Francisco Bay 20 11:20 AM

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