Issue No. 03 - May-June (2012 vol. 14)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2012.25
George Thoma , US National Library of Medicine
Sameer Antani , US National Library of Medicine
Michael Gill , US National Library of Medicine
Glenn Pearson , US National Library of Medicine
Leif Neve , US National Library of Medicine
After a large-scale disaster, many people go missing. Survivors often turn up in refugee camps or hospitals, where information is gathered and stored in a database. The People Locator technology processes this information for family reunification.
family reunification, disaster technologies, Web-based system, mobile app, missing person search
G. Pearson, M. Gill, S. Antani, L. Neve and G. Thoma, "People Locator: A System for Family Reunification," in IT Professional, vol. 14, no. , pp. 13-21, 2012.