Thematic Area: Disaster Management
Project Guide(s): Dr. Anoop Kumar Shukla and
Mr. Naga Venkata Sai kumar Manapragada
International partners: (If any) NA
MAHE Partner: NA
Project Duration: 28th – 30th December 2021 (02:00 PM – 04:30 PM)
Aim: Geospatial Applications for Disaster Management and in addition the proposed training programme intends to disseminate the knowledge on geospatial applications for management, resilience, monitoring, analysis, prediction, forecast, and hindcast various disasters.
The study/ Innovation: The geospatial information aids to mitigate and manage disasters
The geospatial technology is key in processing, analysing, and predicting large geospatial data to extract information
Responsible decision-making leads to minimal disasters only when citizens are given proper education on the topic
There exists connection between the green cover and disasters that take place
Non-structural measures are real time flood forecasting, flood plain zoning, flood inundation mapping, dam break flood simulation.