Issue No. 04 - Apr. (2014 vol. 47)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2014.100
Patrick Butler , Virginia Tech
Naren Ramakrishnan , Virginia Tech
Elaine O. Nsoesie , Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital
John S. Brownstein , Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital
Data mined from satellite imagery could serve as an early indicator of socially disruptive events like epidemics, especially in countries with limited surveillance resources.
Hospitals, Data mining, Measurement, Diseases, Satellite communication, Data models, Predictive models, Knowledge discovery, Image processing
P. Butler, N. Ramakrishnan, E. O. Nsoesie and J. S. Brownstein, "Satellite Imagery Analysis: What Can Hospital Parking Lots Tell Us about a Disease Outbreak?," in Computer, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 94-97, 2014.