My interests are in coastal disasters and mitigation, with an emphasis on methods to evaluate the risks of tropical cyclones and storm surge. I am currently working on developing an integrated social and physical vulnerability index for a better risk assessment and more targeted approach for planning and preparing a coastal community prior to a hurricane.
Sustainable Development Goals:
I am interested in the following geographical area(s):
Components of the GCRF I am interested in:
1. resilience and action on short-term environmental shocks and long-term environmental change
2. sustainable cities and communities