International Workshop on Environment and Geoscience
Special Session: Natural Disasters (earthquake, wildfires, hurricanes, etc. )

Mother Nature has unleashed considerable fury in recent years, such as devastating earthquakes, wildfires, hurricanes, extreme weather events… It's important to keep an eye on the natural disasters, find out what leads to the disasters and how to maximize the early warning and prevention, and find ways to help those who have survived.
In this special session of IWEG2020, we warmly welcome researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals to get together for exchanging and inspiring new ideas on the above mentioned topics.

Xiaxin Tao
School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology

Research Area: Earthquake Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering

Jie Ji
Professor, Vice Director
State Key Laboratory of Fire Science, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

Research Area: Fire dynamics, prevention and control of building fires, real-time forecasting of building and wildland fires