Asia-Pacific Natural Hazard Conference 2012

Uinversity of Hawaii at Manoa

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Asia-Pacific Natural Hazard Conference 2012

About The Conference

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Asia-Pacific Natural Hazard Conference 2012



27-29 June 2012


University of Hawaii at Manoa


Honolulu, Hawaii U.S.A.

 

Overview and Objectives

 

The main objective of the conference is to promote closer ties and foster future research collaborations between Taiwan and Hawaii concerning natural disasters. The term “natural disasters” used here is defined as, but not limited to, disasters caused by typhoon/cyclone or hurricane, flood, drought, earthquake, tsunami and other catastrophic misfortunes related to weather and/or climate phenomena.

 

Conference Main Themes

 

  • Disastrous weather in a changing climate.
  • Earthquake and tsunami threat to Taiwan, implication on nuclear power plant safety.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 May 2012 13:32