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GDIN Academia Working Group

Coordinator:
  • Dr. Thomas Albert Austin
    Director of Weather Related Disaster Research
    Iowa State University
    496 Town Engineering Road, Ames, Iowa, 50011
    Phone: 515-294-0753
    Fax: 515-294-8216
    Email: austin@ccelab.iastate.edu

Goal:

  • To engage the world’s academia involved in disaster management of the sciences related to it in the development and support of GDIN standards and principles.

Deliverables Scheduled for GDIN2001, Canberra, Australia. March 2001:

Participants:
  • Tom Austin, Iowa State University, Iowa, USA
  • Dr. Joanna Papoulia, Research Seismologist, National Center for Marine Research, Athens, Greece
    POESIDEN Buoy Program
  • Chris Simpson,School of Communication, American University, Washington, DC, USA
  • Dr. Hendrik Bruins, Institute for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
    Global and Regional Water, Food Security, Desertification
  • Polat Gulkan, Director of Disaster Management Research Center, METU, Ankara, Turkey

Reports and Links: