Publications in Scientific Journals:
G. Retscher, I. Kabashi:
"Possibilities of Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) for Disaster Management";
Journal Micro Macro & Mezzo Geo Information (invited),
The purpose of this paper is to investigate the use of contemporary geosensors such as RFID for disaster management. First of all, a classification and description of the nature of disasters is given following by a brief discussion of the basics and operational principle of RFID. Finally, it is identified that RFID in stand-alone mode or in conjunction with other sensors is a suitable technology.
natural and man-made disasters, contemporary sensors, geosensors, RFID, GIS, Web-GIS
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