In recent years, extreme hydroclimate events (such as floods and droughts) have occurred more frequently, leading to significant threats to lives and damage of property. It is, therefore, important and necessary to 1) better understand their mechanisms of occurrence and evolution, 2) propose more effective methods for early warning, and 3) develop novel techniques for […]
With the aim of presenting and discussing recent studies, new methods, case studies, and review articles that describe the current state of the art, this Special Issue welcomes submissions with a focus on the challenges related to natural hazards and risk studies linked, when possible, with climate change adaptation and their impacts on applications in […]
Drought is a complex natural hazard that has the potential to cause severe societal impact and economical damage. Drought can be classified into four categories: meteorological drought, agricultural drought, hydrological drought, and socioeconomic drought. Among them, socioeconomic drought is driven by imbalances in supply and demand of economic goods due to the physical characteristics of […]
Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) was established in 2003 to promote geosciences and its application for the benefit of humanity, specifically in Asia and Oceania and with an overarching approach to global issues. AOGS2020 (AOGS 17th Annual Meeting) will be held from 28 Jun to 4 Jul 2020, Sono Belle Vivaldi Park, Hongcheon, Korea. HS03: "Artificial […]
Dr. Haiyun SHI was invited to deliver a lecture entitled "A new method and a new index for identifying socioeconomic drought events under climate change" in 2019 CHES Annual Conference, which was held in Yichang, Hubei Province, during October 22-24, 2019. Related publication: Shi H.Y., Chen J., Wang K.Y., Niu J., 2018. A new […]
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Floods are highly destructive, usually causing enormous losses to lives and property. It is, therefore, important and necessary to develop effective flood early warning systems (e.g., numerical weather prediction) and disseminate the information to the public through various information sources (e.g., social media), to prevent or at least mitigate damages to lives and property. For […]
The 16th Annual Meeting of AOGS (Asia Oceania Geosciences Society) will be held in Singapore, 28 July - 2 August 2019. The title of HS14 session is Exploration of atmospheric water resources. Session Conveners: Dr. Haiyun Shi Dr. Ji Chen Dr. Bellie Sivakumar Abstract: Water resources management has witnessed an enormous progress during the […]
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