Resilience of Cities

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Resilience of Cities


Summary: This group aims to develop metrics of cities' resilience to various types of disaster, empirically verify this method using information from recent disasters, and compare resilience between a large number of global cities.

Contact: Richard Barnes (

Participants: Alex Ejedor, Laurence Brandenberger, Masa Haraguchi, Matthew Histen, Will Chang, Brent Schneeman

Possibly relevant literature

"REDARS 2 Methodology and Software for Seismic Risk Analysis of Highway Systems"


Also when people (Brent I think?) were talking about locations you'd go in an emergency, I thought of the CERT volunteers:


Will Chang williamkurtischang at gmail dot com
Richard Barnes rbarnes at umn dot edu
matthew histen (linguo42 at gmail dot com)
penny mealy penny.mealy at gmail dot com
Bernd Schneemann schneeman at gmail dot com
Martina Steffen martinasemail at gmail dot com
Laurence Brandenberger lenzi.m.b at gmail dot com
Tirtha Bandy tirtha.bandy at csiro dot au
Kleber Neves kleberna at gmail dot com
Alejandro Tejedor alej.tejedor at