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Application of Public Domain Satellite-Based DEMs in Natural Hazard Modeling

Akbari, Abolghasem and Noram Irwan, Ramli and Ngien, S. K. and Reyhane, Azimi (2016) Application of Public Domain Satellite-Based DEMs in Natural Hazard Modeling. International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 7 (2). pp. 140-144. ISSN 2010-0264

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This paper describe the specification and applications of public domain satellite-based DEMs including SRTM and ASTER-GDEM which, are globally available free. From the result, it was found that several advantages were recognized for public domain satellite–based DEMs including ease of accessibility, elimination of institutional bureaucracy, unlimited coverage and adequate spatial resolution.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: International Conference on Environmental System Research (ICESR 2014), December 13, 2014, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: DEM, SRTM, ASTER-GDEM, natural hazard
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources
Depositing User: Dr. Abolghasem Akbari
Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2016 01:23
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2017 05:53
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