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Geospatial information plays an important role in managing location dependent pandemic situations across different communities and domains. Geospatial information and technologies are particularly critical to strengthening urban and rural resilience, where economic, agricultural, and various social sectors all intersect. Examining the United Nations' SDGs from a geospatial lens will ensure that the challenges are addressed for all populations in different locations. This book, with worldwide contributions focused on COVID-19 pandemic, provides interdisciplinary analysis and multi-sectoral expertise on the use of geospatial information and location intelligence to support community resilience and authorities to manage pandemics.

section Part I|10 pages

Setting the Scene

chapter 21|8 pages

The Role and Value of Geospatial Information and Technology in a Pandemic

ByAbbas Rajabifard, Daniel Paez, Greg Foliente
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section Part II|216 pages

Technical and Techno-Social Solutions

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chapter 3|24 pages

Open Geospatial Data for Responding to the COVID-19 Challenge

ByMaria Antonia Brovelli, Serena Coetzee
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chapter 4|14 pages

Remote Sensing and Computational Epidemiology

ByMohammad Reza Mobasheri
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chapter 5|10 pages

The Potential of Drone Technology in Pandemics

ByDavid R. Green, Alex R. Karachok, Billy J. Gregory
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chapter 8|22 pages

Informal Road Detection and Uncertainty in Remote Sensing

ByRenate Thiede, Inger Fabris-Rotelli
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chapter 9|14 pages

Management and Analysis of Maritime Geospatial Data During COVID-19: Case Studies, Opportunities and Challenges

ByRafael Ponce Urbina, Orhun Aydin, Steve Snow
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chapter 10|8 pages

City Design and the Transmission of COVID-19

ByMark Stevenson, Jason Thompson, Branislava Godic, Thanh Ho
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chapter 11|16 pages

Sensing Community Resilience Using Social Media

ByFelicia N. Huang, Kelly Lim, Evan Sidhi, Belinda Yuen
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chapter 12|10 pages

Role of the Professional Body in a Pandemic

ByLesley Arnold, Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed-Ghouse, Tony Wheeler
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chapter 13|16 pages

OpenStreetMap Data Use Cases During the Early Months of the COVID-19 Pandemic

ByPeter Mooney, A. Yair Grinberger, Marco Minghini, Serena Coetzee, Levente Juhasz, Godwin Yeboah
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chapter 14|8 pages

Utilization of Geospatial Network Analysis Technique for Optimal Route Planning During COVID-19 Pandemic

ByPravin Kokane, Mohd. Ammar Ashraf, Vinita Shinkar
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chapter 16|8 pages

Spatially Enabled COVID-19: A Review of Applications and Systems

ByAbbas Rajabifard, Yiqun Chen, Yibo Zhang, Katie Potts
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chapter 17|16 pages

COVID-19 Spatiotemporal Hotspots and Prediction Based on Wavelet and Neural Network

ByNeda Kaffash Charandabi, Amir Gholami
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section Part III|184 pages

Regional, Country and Local Applications

chapter 22818|16 pages

London in Lockdown: Mobility in the Pandemic City

ByMichael Batty, Roberto Murcio, Iacopo Iacopini, Maarten Vanhoof, Richard Milton
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chapter 19|10 pages

Americas' Geospatial Response to COVID-19

ByRosario Casanova, Paloma Merodio Gómez, Álvaro Monett Hernández, Andrea Ramírez Santiago
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chapter 22|14 pages

Time-Series Analysis of COVID-19 in Iran: A Remote Sensing Perspective

ByNadia Abbaszadeh Tehrani, Abolfazl Mollalo, Farinaz Farhanj, Nooshin Pahlevanzadeh, Milad Janalipour
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chapter 23|14 pages

Creating a Set of High-Resolution Vulnerability Indicators to Support the Disaster Management Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic in South Africa

ByAlize Le Roux, Antony K. Cooper, Chantel Ludick, Kathryn A. Arnold, Gerbrand Mans
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chapter 24|16 pages

Rapid Development of Location-based Apps: Saving Lives during a Pandemic – the South Korean Experience

ByBola Michelle Ju, Lesley Arnold, Kathrine Kelm
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chapter 25|14 pages

Spatial Analysis of Urban Parks and COVID-19: City of Whittlesea, Victoria, Australia

ByBaby, Adrian Murone, Shuddhasattwa Rafiq, Khlood Ghalib Alrasheedi
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chapter 26|12 pages

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Pacific Island Countries and Territories

ByPhil Bright, David Abbott
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chapter 27|16 pages

Promoting Resilience While Mitigating Disease Transmission: An Australian COVID-19 Study

ByFreya M. Shearer, Niamh Meagher, Katitza Marinkovic Chavez, Lauren Carpenter, Alana Pirrone, Phoebe Quinn, Eva Alisic, James M. McCaw, Colin MacDougall, David J. Price, Lisa Gibbs
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chapter 30|6 pages

Geospatial Intelligence in Dealing with COVID-19 Challenges in Czechia

ByMilan Konecny, Jiri Hladik, Jiri Bouchal, Lukas Herman, Tomas Reznik
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chapter 31|12 pages

COVID-19 in France: A Multiphase and Multidimensional Approach to a Complex Societal Imbalance

ByCarmen Martin, François Pérès
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section Part IV|94 pages

Stakeholder Perspectives

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chapter 33|2 pages

COVID-19: The Open Data Pandemic

ByJamie Leach
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chapter 34|4 pages

The Challenge of Mapping COVID-19 Data

ByMenno-Jan Kraak
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chapter 35|4 pages

Better Engagement to Build Smarter, Resilient Communities

ByAlice Kesminas
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chapter 36|8 pages

How the Coronavirus Could Change Urban Planning

ByFrank Friesecke
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chapter 39|12 pages

What's the Future of Greek Cities in the Post-COVID-19 Period? New Perspectives on Urban Resilience and Sustainable Mobility

ByEfthimios Bakogiannis, Charalampos Kyriakidis, Chryssy Potsiou
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chapter 40|14 pages

COVID-19 Pandemic Challenges and Impacts on the SDGs 2030: Indian Perspective

BySaied Pirasteh, Hishmi Jamil Husain, Tammineni Rajitha
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chapter 41|6 pages

The Value of a Policy-Responsive Research Funding Model: The Geohealth Laboratory Collaboration in New Zealand

ByMalcolm Campbell, Jesse Wiki, Lukas Marek, Matthew Hobbs, Matthew Wilson, Simon Kingham
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chapter 44|4 pages

COVID-19 in Spain and the Use of Geospatial Information

ByCarmen Femenia-Ribera, Gaspar Mora-Navarro
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section Part V|10 pages

The Future Direction

chapter 50647|8 pages

Preparing for the Next Pandemic: Geospatial Information for Enhanced Community Resilience

ByGreg Foliente, Daniel Paez, Abbas Rajabifard
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