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Maintained and hosted by the Natural Hazards and Vulnerability Research Group

University of Extremadura


Software and Modelling

Application to predict wildland fire behavior for fire management purposes.

Program for the quick preliminary estimation of the rock-fall potential of propagation zones.

Demographic Vulnerability Assessment Tool (DVAT)

Database on disasters of any magnitude and about local, regional and national surrounding diversity.

Application to model fire behavior and simulate growth.

Fire Behavior Mapping and Analysis program that computes potential fire behavior characteristics (ROS, flame length, etc.) over an entire FARSITE landscape for constant weather and fuel moisture conditions.

FireFamily Plus
Fire climatology and occurrence program

FOFEM (First Order Fire Effects Model)
Application for predicting tree mortality, fuel consumption, smoke production, and soil heating caused by prescribed fire or wildfire.

Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Software Directory
Database compiled from information submitted by software publishers, suppliers and users.

Risk assessment software program for analyzing potential losses from floods, hurricane winds and earthquakes.

HEC software
And a family of programs: HEC-DSSVue, HEC-GeoHMS, DSS Excel Add-In, HEC-RAS, HEC-ResSim, HEC-GeoRAS, HEC-HMS
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Hydrologic Engineering Center (HEC)

Hurricane tracking, analysis and planning software.

Ignite (Interactive Fire Model)
Interactive simulation model of firespread across a landscape

MIKE Water Resources
Suite of water resources software products designed and developed to analyze and predict a wide range of water quantity and quality problems.

Multi-Hazard Vulnerability Assessment Tool (MHVAT)

Crown fire hazard analysis software that links separate models of surface and crown fire behavior to compute indices of relative crown fire potential.

RADIUS (Risk Assessment Tools for Diagnosis of Urban Areas against Seismic Disasters)
The primary goal of the initiative is to help people understand their seismic risk and raise public awareness as the first step towards seismic risk reduction.

Rapid Assessment Module for Coastal Zone

A program for the visualization of seismicity and volcanic activity in space and time.

Seismic Waves
A program for the visualization of wave propagation.

Seismological Software
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology

Seismological Software Library
ORFEUS Data Center (ODC), regional data center in the global system of seismological data centers.


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