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Simulation in emergency management and technology
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Simulation in emergency management and technology
proceedings of the SCS Western Multiconference, 1989, 4-6 January 1989, San Diego, California
edited by Jim Sullivan and Ross Newkirk.

Published 1989 by Society for Computer Simulation International in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: Vehicular Emergency Technology and Engineering
Simulations for vehicle emergency management 3
Effect of traction control on vehicle limit performance 7
Simulation of vehicle crash and rollover dynamics 13
Using simulators to teach emergency vehicle operation 19
Driving simulator based emergency vehicle operator 23
Simulation of public safety emergency vehicle training 29
Availability of emergency vehicles: simulation of a crisis 32
Optimal simulation of vectoring in air traffic control: the 35
case of a linear planar configuration
Traffic chaos in emergency planning 45
Microcomputers in Emergency Management
Simulating complex exit behavior with GPSS/PC 51
Personal computer based network simulation software for 57
emergency management
Development of a transputer-based industrial emergency 62
preparedness database
Emergency Simulation in Policy and Planning
Removing random noise from reconnaisance images 69
A procedure to identify shortages of capital stock - the 74
resolution of capacity shortfall model (ROCS)
Information requirements for industrial damage assessment 80
Application of computer simulation techniques to flood 84
risk mapping
Simulation of fatalities and structures subjected to 88
hurricane loading
Enhanced GDS: a computerized graphic decision system 94
for hurricane response
Expert Systems in Emergency Management
A methodology for representing knowledge in expert 99
systems for emergency management
An expert system based simulation model for emergency 105
management of an ambulance corps
Training in Emergency Simulation
'Gaming' as a means for evaluating decision support 113
systems for emergency management response
Computer simulations of a train accident involving 118
hazardous chemicals
On the future of computer simulation in emergency 120
Scenarios for future global catastrophes: millenium prolog, 122
or epilog?
Author Index 125.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Simulation series,, v. 20, no. 2


Library of Congress
QA76.9.C65 S393 1989

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