The Efforts for Transmitting Disaster Related Information by Micromedia

Torrential rains and guerrilla rains have happened frequently recently and caused serious damage in Japan. A research team consisted of industry-academia related car navigationsf technology and mobile phone made efforts to build a prototype system. This system is a gMicromediah and inform individuals of know of risk coming "right here and now". This research aims to describe about efforts to develop gMicromediah utilizing geographic information system (GIS) and location information that provides all individuals in Japan with real-time disaster information anywhere, anytime by using mobile phones and car navigation systems with global positioning system (GPS) and next challenge to implementation for practical usage of gMicromediah.

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    • Abstract used with permission of ITS Japan. Paper No. 3250.
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    ITS Japan

    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Sudo, Satomi
    • Urakawa, Go
    • Hayashi, Haruo
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  • Publication Date: 2013


  • English

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  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 8p
  • Monograph Title: 20th ITS World Congress, Tokyo 2013. Proceedings

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  • Accession Number: 01538698
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9784990493981
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 3 2014 2:19PM