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ISCRAM 2007 – Intelligent Human Computer Systems for Crisis Response and Management
Delft, the Netherlands, May 13-16 2007


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Injury Worsening Risk Modeling and Rescue Emergency Analysis in a Disaster 
HÈlËne Soubaras and Juliette Mattioli

A Dynamic Delphi Process Utilizing a Modified Thurstone Scaling Method: Collaborative Judgement in Emergency Response 
Connie White, Murray Turoff and Bartel Van de Walle

Sahana Victim Registries: Effectively Track Disaster Victims 
Isuru Samaraweera and Sheran Corera

Near Real Time Flood Alerting for the Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System 
Tom de Groeve, Zsofia Kugler and G. Robert Brakenridge

Can Student-Written Software Help Sustain Humanitarian FOSS? 
Ralph Morelli, Heidi Ellis, Trishan de Lanerolle, Jonathan Damon and Christopher Walti

Interoperable Communication: An Analysis of SMS Text-Message Exchange 
Elizabeth Avery Gomez and Murray Turoff

A First Step in Decision Support Tools for Humanitarian Assistance during Catastrophic Disasters: Modeling Hazard Generated Needs 
John R. Harrald, Theresa I. Jefferson, Frank Fiedrich, Sebnem Sener and Clinton Mixted- Freeman

Towards a GIS Data Model for Improving the Emergency Response in the Least Developing Countries: Challenges and Opportunities 
Naci Dilekli and Tarek Rashed

Integrating technology in crisis response using an information manager: first lessons learned from field exercises in the Port of Rotterdam 
Nitesh Bharosa, Jaco Appelman and Peter de Bruin

Making the future palpable: Notes from a major incident Future Laboraty 
Monika B¸scher, Margit Kristensen and Preben Mogensen

Tsunami Self-evacuation of a Group of Western Travelers and Resulting Requirements for Multi-Hazard Early Warning 
Ronja Addams-Moring

The Borsele Files: The Challenge of Acquiring Usable Data under Chaotic Circumstances
Rianne Gouman, Masja Kempen, Philip de Vree, Toon Capello, Eddy van der Heijden and Niek Wijngaards

Prototyping Collaborative Geospatial Emergency Planning 
John M. Carroll, Helena M. Mentis, Gregorio Convertino, Mary Beth Rosson, Craig H. Ganoe, Hansa Sinha and Dejin Zhao

A Ghost in the System: Integrating Validity and Methodology Considerations from the Behavioral Sciences into Disaster Research 
Zeno E. Franco, Nina Zumel and Larry E. Beutler

Performance Metrics for Disaster Monitoring Systems 
Tuncay Bayrak

Mining Patterns for Web-based Emergency Management Systems 
Laura Montells, Susana Montero, Paloma DÌaz and Ignacio Aedo

Who”s Really on First? A Domain-Level User, Task and Context Analysis for Response Technology 
Susanne Jul

Multimodal Human-Computer Interaction in Crisis Management Environments 
S. Fitrianie, R. Poppe, T.H. Bui, A.G. Chi?u, D. Datcu, R. Dor, D.H.W. Hofs, P. Wiggers, D.J.M. Willems, M. Poel, L.J.M. Rothkrantz, L.G. Vuurpijl and J. Zwiers

Designing interactive maps for crisis management 
D.J.M. Willems and L.G. Vuurpijl

Effective Communication of Warnings and Critical Information: Application of Accessible Design Methods to Auditory Warnings 
Markku T. H‰kkinen and Helen T. Sullivan

GeoVisual Analytics and Crisis Management 
Brian M. Tomaszewski, Anthony C. Robinson, Chris Weaver, Michael Stryker and Alan M. MacEachren

Intelligent Use of Geospatial Information for Emergency Operation Management 
Jobst Lˆffler, Vera Hern·ndez Ernst, Jochen Schon, Jens Pottebaum and Rainer Koch

The Effect of Geographical Information Systems on a Collaborative Command and Control Task 
Bjˆrn Johansson, Jiri Trnka and Rego Granlund

Centrality measures and vulnerability of spatial networks 
Uröka Demöar, Olga äpatenkov· and Kirsi Virrantaus

GIS Integration in the Sahana Disaster Management System 
Mifan Careem, David Bitner and Ravindra de Silva

Towards a Geospatial Approach to Post-Disaster Environmental Impact Assessment 
Muhammad Tauhidur Rahman and Tarek Rashed

The Effects of Lineaments and Epicentres on Risk Reduction in Arabian Rift Zone 
Mohamad Rukieh

Assessment of Industrial Asset Values at Risk 
Mirjam Merz, Valentin Bertsch, Otto Rentz and Jutta Geldermann

Automatic Generation of Sensor Queries in a WSN for Environmental Monitoring 
Fabio Schreiber

HOUDINI ñ Flexible Information Integration for Disaster Management 
Dirk Fahland, Timo Mika Gl‰fler, Bastian Quilitz, Stephan Weiflleder and Ulf Leser

A Survey of Schema Standards and Portals for Emergency Management and Collaboration 
Eli Rohn

Emergency Management:from User Requirements to a Flexible P2P Architecture 
Massimiliano de Leoni, Fabio De Rosa, Andrea Marrella, Massimo Mecella, Antonella Poggi, Alenka Krek and Francesco Manti

Hazard Warnings in Sri Lanka: Challenges of Internetworking with Common Alerting Protocol 
Gordon Gow, Peter Anderson and Nuwan Waidyanatha

Simulation as Decision Support in Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response 
Johan Jenvald, Magnus Morin, Toomas Timpka and Henrik Eriksson

Intelligent Support of Context-Based Megadisaster Management: Hybrid Technology and Case Study 
Alexander Smirnov, Mikhail Pashkin, Nikolai Shilov and Tatiana Levashova

Decision Support for the Members of an Emergency Operation Centre after an Earthquake 
Hagen Engelmann and Frank Fiedrich

A Human-Centered Conceptual Model of Disasters Affecting Critical Infrastructures 
Philippe Kruchten, Carson Woo, Kafui Monu and Mandana Sotoodeh

A Holistic Approach to Emergency Evacuation Information Support Systems 
Juan Godoy

Integrating Discrete Event and Process-Level Simulation for Flexible Training in the I-X Framework 
Gerhard Wickler, Austin Tate and Stephen Potter

The Application of Advanced Knowledge Technologies for Emergency Response 
Stephen Potter, Yannis Kalfoglou, Harith Alani, Michelle Bachler, Simon Buckingham Shum, Rodrigo Carvalho, Ajay Chakravarthy, Stuart Chalmers, Sam Chapman, Bo Hu, Alun Preece, Nigel Shadbolt, Austin Tate and Mischa Tuffield

Agent-Based Disaster Simulation Evaluation and its Probability Model Interpretation 
Tomoichi Takahashi

Secure Transmission of Pre-clinical Ultrasound Video Data at the Scene of a Mass Casualty Incident 
Kai Kamphenkel, Markus Blank, Jens Bauer and Georg Carle

Networked reliability : From monitoring ot incident management 
Mark de Bruijne

Preference Elicitation and Sensitivity Analysis in Multi-Critera Group Decision Support for Nuclear Remediation Management 
Valentin Bertsch, Otto Rentz and Jutta Geldermann

Process-oriented Risk Management for Smaller Municipalities 
Gertraud Peinel, Thomas Rose and Elmar Berger

Furthering Development of a Unified Emergency Scale Using Thurstoneís Law of Comparative Judgment: A Progress Report 
Linda Plotnick, Elizabeth Avery Gomez, Connie White and Murray Turoff

Designing for material practices of coordinating emergency teamwork 
Monika B¸scher and Preben Holst Mogensen

Envisioning Collaboration at a Distance for the Evacuation of Walking Wounded 
Lucy T. Gunawan, Martin Voshell, Augustinus H.J. Oomes and David Woods

Supporting Physical and Logical Communication in Emergency Management Virtual Distributed Teams 
Daniel Sanz, Patricia GÛmez Bello, Paloma DÌaz, Fausto J. Sainz and Ignacio Aedo

Requirements for emergency management training from a “passion for failures” perspective 
Joeri van Laere, Jessica Lindblom and Tarja Susi

Enabling Agility through Coordinating Temporally Constrained Planning Agents 
J. Renze Steenhuisen, Mathijs M. de Weerdt and Cees Witteveen

Multi-Agent System Support for Scheduling Aircraft De-icing 
Adriaan ter Mors, Xiaoyu Mao, Nico Roos, Cees Witteveen and Alfons Salden

A Robust Coalition Formation Framework for Mobile Surveillance Incident Management 
Duco N. Ferro, Jeroen M. Valk and Alfons H. Salden

Cognitive-level Support for Improvisation in Emergency Response 
David MendonÁa, Yao Hu and Qing Gu

Affective Collaborative Robots for Safety & Crisis Management in the Field 
Rosemarijn Looije, Mark Neerincx and Geert-Jan M. Kruijff

Emotion Sensing for Context Sensitive Interpretation of Crisis Reports 
Zhenke Yang and Leon J. M. Rothkrantz

The use of Active Appearance Model for facial expression recognition in crisis environments 
Dragos Datcu and Leon J. M. Rothkrantz

An Automated Crisis Online Dispatcher 
Siska Fitrianie and Leon J. M. Rothkrantz

Reflections on Strong Angel III: Some Lessons Learned 
Murray E. Jennex

Educational Agents for the Training of Tunnel Operators 
Eric F.T. BuiÎl and Jan Lubbers

The Birth of the Virtual Clinic: Game Spaces in “The Virtual Practicum” and The Virtual Terrorism Response Academy 
Elizabeth Losh

Influence of mobile map size and user capacities on situation awareness tested in a virtual environment 
Nanja J.J.M. Smets, Guido M. te Brake, Jasper Lindenberg and Mark A. Neerincx

Evaluation of a Virtual Scenario Training for Leading Firefighters 
Joske M. Houtkamp and Frank A. Bos

Interactive Simulation in Crisis Management 
T. Benjamins and L.J.M. Rothkrantz

Managing Information in the Disaster Coordination Centre: Lessons and Opportunities 
Renato Iannella and Karen Henricksen

Using Task Structure to Improve Collaborative Scenario Creation 
Xiang Yao and Murray Turoff

Multicast Video Performance Evaluation for Emergency Response Communications 
Konstantinos Koufos, Krisztina Cziner and Pekka Parviainen

Non-Restrictive Linking In Wireless Sensor Networks For Industrial Risk 
Daniel Hahn