APPLICATION OF GEOINFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES TO RISK ASSESSMENT OF DISASTROUS EFFECTS
St. Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of Russian Academy of Sciences (SPIIRAS), Laboratory of Object-Oriented Geoinformation Systems;
Abstract. A novel complex approach to the problem of risk assessment of disastrous effects (e.g., tsunami) on the base of geoinformation technologies is considered. The proposed method makes it possible to relate parameters of tsunami source, propagation medium, and shore infrastructure to disastrous effects, and to compose dynamic
Keywords: disaster, risk assessment method, risk chart.