J-GLOBAL ID:201110048923121718   Research Resource code:5000002545 Update date:Oct. 18, 2004

Information Resources of Geo-spheric Environment

Owning Organization:
Contact: TANIMOTO Chikaosa
Resource classification: Global change (Meteorology, Space, Geology, Ocean,etc)
Research area  (5): Environmental technology/environmental material ,  Natural disaster science ,  Geology ,  Geotechnical Engineering ,  Traffic engineering, land planning
From the point of view on the sustainable society
and urban development with focusing on AGENDA21,
which must be done urgently, a steady regional
monitoring center is needed for Osaka/Kinki Area.
An appropriate matching of satellite image analyses
for ground truths in the continuous space-and-time
domain is essential. Hazard maps showing the
potential of natural disaster risks have been
developed in cooperation with Nihon Dohro Kodan and
Hanshin Expressway Authorities.
Research field : Earth Science, Geotechnical Engineering, Remote Sensing,<br>Environment, Natural Disasters<br>
User environment and conditions:
accessible through internet
User procedures and method:
access free

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