January 2006 archive

Emergency Preparedness and Response Book Chapter

In 2006, Dr. Schumaker wrote “Chapter 10: Emergency Preparedness and Response” in the Intelligence and Security Informatics for International Security book (Editor: Hsinchun Chen). This chapter illustrates the ways that question-answering systems can couple with existing knowledge infrastructure to address the public’s typical questions in the event of an emergency, thus freeing emergency workers to …

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