Session outline
Human Geosciences(H)
Session Sub Category Disaster geosciences(DS)
Session ID H-DS07
Title Monitoring and prediction of natural disasters using new methodologies
Short title Monitoring and prediction of disasters
Convener Name Mitsuteru Sato
Affiliation Department of Cosmoscience,
Hokkaido University
Co-convener 1. Name Yukihiro Takahashi
Affiliation Department of Cosmosciences, Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University
Co-convener 2. Name Junichi Kurihara
Affiliation Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University
International Symposium 'International Symposium' in addition to Scientific session.
Language English
Scope The purpose of this session is to discuss the methodology to monitor and predict disasters including extreme weathers, such as torrential rainfall and/or typhoon, based on the continuous and on-demand new methodologies with ground-based and satellite born instruments, such as lightning detection network using radio waves dedicated to the monitoring of thunderstorm activity, micro-satellites with advanced optical sensors and their combinations.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers