2. Impact of Technologies from Two World Wars

  1. Robert Simpson,
  2. Richard Anthes,
  3. Michael Garstang and
  4. Joanne Simpson
  1. Edward N. Rappaport and
  2. Robert H. Simpson

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP055p0039

Hurricane! Coping with Disaster: Progress and Challenges Since Galveston, 1900

Hurricane! Coping with Disaster: Progress and Challenges Since Galveston, 1900

How to Cite

Rappaport, E. N. and Simpson, R. H. (2003) Impact of Technologies from Two World Wars, in Hurricane! Coping with Disaster: Progress and Challenges Since Galveston, 1900 (eds R. Simpson, R. Anthes, M. Garstang and J. Simpson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP055p0039

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902975

Online ISBN: 9781118665343

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Keywords:

  • Hurricanes—United States—Congresses;
  • Hurricane protection—United States—Congresses;
  • Natural disaster warning systems—Congresses;
  • Weather forecasting—United States—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Obstacles Encountered

  • Role of New Technology

  • “Piggy-Backing” Research Missions on Hurricane Reconnaissance Flights