Floods are one of the most commonly occurring natural disasters, and caused more than 120,000 fatalities in the world between 1991 and 2005. Most of these casualties are caused by the lack of a reliable real-time flash flood monitoring system. Given the area to monitor, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) appear as the most promising solutions for this task. © 2014 IEEE.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||2014 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS)|
|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)|
|State||Published - Apr 2014|