Content tagged with "SENSING DISASTERS"

IEEE Experts Answer Questions About Rescue Robots and Smart Grid

30 September 2013
Learn how they respond in emergencies

Extreme Engineering: Hurricane Proof Homes

20 September 2013
Watch how houses get built to withstand impact from storms

Buildings Made for Disaster

18 September 2013
New architecture claims to withstand earthquakes and storms

Twitter: An Early Disaster-Warning System

11 September 2013
IEEE report makes a case for use of the social network in emergencies

Tech News: Sensing Disasters

10 September 2013
This segment focuses on IEEE's role in sensing natural disasters

Predicting Sinkholes in the Road

9 September 2013
A new algorithm can identify trouble spots

Sound the Alarm: A History of Disaster Detection and Warning Technologies

9 September 2013
The telegraph and radar were among the first to be applied

Subtle Signals Could Help Forecast Earthquakes

9 September 2013
Satellite system analyzes thermal anomalies

Minimizing the Damage From Natural Disasters

9 September 2013
Researchers use satellites to monitor Earth’s conditions

James Smith: Modeling Earth’s Biosphere

9 September 2013
His love of nature fueled his research