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'El Periódico' publishes CIMNE research to prevent tsunamis
Tsunami

On the occasion of the eleventh anniversary of marine earthquake that struck the coasts of Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, India and Thailand in 2004 and coined the term tsunami, El Periódico has dedicated an article to the research on the prevention of this kind of natural disasters.

The research carried out by CIMNE in this field is highlighted on the article. CIMNE is focused on finding solutions to improve the security of citizens through numerical methods. The numerical methods are used to make predictions and to propose ways to reduce the negative effects of a possible recurrence.

CIMNE has lead the research in EU funded projects developing simulation programs based on the combination of millions of data to prevent the overflow of rivers. Also, CIMNE has collaborated for two years with japan companies such as Japan Steel

>See full article (Spanish)