Issue No. 02 - Feb. (2013 vol. 46)
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Jane W.S. Liu , Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Chi-Sheng Shih , National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Edward T.-H. Chu , National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Intelligent Guards against Disasters (iGaDs) could process and respond to alert and warning messages from responsible authorities and thus help in preparing to respond to disasters, but making such smart devices and systems dependable and affordable enough for pervasive use in future smart living environments will require strong standards.
Earthquakes, Tornadoes, Information technology, Power generation, Sensor arrays, Disaster management, Common Alert Protocol, IT applications, smart devices, disaster preparedness, iGaDs
C. Shih, J. W. Liu and E. T. Chu, "Cyberphysical Elements of Disaster-Prepared Smart Environments," in Computer, vol. 46, no. , pp. 69-75, 2013.