ICG CARIBE EWS WG2 Experts Meeting Tsunami Hazard

Experts Meeting Workshop on Tsunami Modeling and Mitigation

1 - 3 December 2014, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia


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1
Session I: Natural Phenomenas, Tsunami precursors in the Caribbean Region, Historical seismicity and Tsunami catalogs
1.1
Caribbean Historical Seismicity, Seismo-­Tectonics and Geodynamics
1.2
Historical Catalogs of Tsunami Events in the Caribbean Region
1.3
Submarine Landslides
1.4
Caribbean Paleotsunamis
 
2
Session II: Numerical Modeling of Tsunamis
2.1
Wave Mechanics: Linearity and non-­linearity of waves
2.2
Methodologies and test cases for the validation of tsunami numerical models
2.3
Numerical methods applied to tsunami forecasting: COmMIT and T-web
2.4
Discussion: Advances in tsunami modeling
 
3
Session III: Tsunami Hazard Assessment: Methods and Techniques
3.1
Deterministic and Probabilistic Tsunami Hazad Assessment
3.2
Tsunami Numerical Simulations: HySEA -­ A GPU approach to tsunami modeling and case studies for: LANTEX14, Northeastern Caribbean and Alborán Sea
3.3
Tsunami Numerical Simulation: Techniques and Case Studies in the Caribbean Region: French West Indies
3.4
Vulnerability and Risk in Northern Hispaniola -­focus on Cap Haitien and Puerto Plata
 
4
Session IV: Mitigating the Effects of Tsunamis
4.1
Barrier Islands
4.2
Coral Reefs, Mangroves and Coastal Structures
4.3
Discussion: Lessons Learned, Caribbean Tsunamis, Sumatra 2004, Haiti & Chile 2010, Japan 2011
 
5
Session V: Tools to Forecast Tsunami Effects
5.1
Tsunami Hazard Assessment
5.2
Development of Tsunami Inundation and Evacuation Maps: Case studies in Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands and the Dominican Republic
5.3
Developing Strategies to generate Tsunami Inundation and Evacuation Maps in Pacific Nations
5.4
Developing a Tsunami Scenario Database
5.5
Tsunami Preparedeness through LANTEX and CARIBEWAVE exercises

Group(s): IOC , Capacity Development , Tsunami , IOCARIBE
Created at 20:04 on 10 Nov 2014 by Bernardo ALIAGA ROSSEL
Last Updated at 12:36 on 1 Apr 2015 by Bernardo ALIAGA ROSSEL