FiberTectTM was conceived for military applications but has since expanded into oil spills and, now, animal operations.Read more
The University of Delaware has several experts who can comment on disaster response and the challenge of dealing with multipleRead more
With hurricane season already underway and projected to be active, communities throughout the U.S. are trying to balance disaster preparation amid an unprecedented public health crisis. While significant attention is rightly being given to COVID-19, leaders – especially those in communities along the coast – must plan for the possibility of dual disasters.
Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have extensive experience studying and responding to natural disasters and are available during this hurricane season to share their research and perspectives.
In the wake of a disaster, many people want to help. Researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of Alabama have developed tools to help emergency response and relief managers coordinate volunteer efforts in order to do the most good.Read more
Tricia Wachtendorf, Director of the Disaster Research Center at the University of Delaware, can talk about hazard warnings, tourism andRead more
Virginia Tech offers several interview opportunities with experts in wildfires, smoke and the impacts on health, resources for optimal disasterRead more