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Bangkok 2011 Flood Damage Assessment Using 1-m Satellite Imagery: AIT Campus Infrastructure Assets

Bangkok 2011 Flood Damage Assessment Using Pre-flood and Post-flood 1-m Satellite Imagery Scenes: Imagery-based Inventory Map of AIT Campus Infrastructure Assets, Post-flood Geospatial Mapping, and Flood Defense Strategy. Continue reading Bangkok 2011 Flood Damage Assessment Using 1-m Satellite Imagery: AIT Campus Infrastructure Assets

AIT Model for World Class Higher Education, Capacity Building, and Self Reliance in Asia: Bangkok, Thailand

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand: AIT Contributions to Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Region and the World.  Latest update is available from AIT Alumni web link. Continue reading AIT Model for World Class Higher Education, Capacity Building, and Self Reliance in Asia: Bangkok, Thailand

Thailand’s Post-Flood Seminar: Lessons Learned from 2011 Great Flood Disaster and Future Directions for Flood Prevention

Thailand’s Post-Flood Seminar: Lessons Learned from the 2011 Great Flood Disaster and Future Directions for Flood Prevention and Mitigation. This is third report on my post-flood visit to Bangkok, Thailand. Continue reading Thailand’s Post-Flood Seminar: Lessons Learned from 2011 Great Flood Disaster and Future Directions for Flood Prevention

Bangkok Post-Flood Recovery: Inspection of AIT Campus Buildings and Other Infrastructure Assets for Post-Flood Restoration

Bangkok Post-Flood Recovery: Inspection of AIT Campus Buildings and Other Infrastructure Assets for Post-Flood Restoration and Re-Building for Future Flood Protection:

This is my second report on my visit to Bangkok, Thailand. This report continues my independent assessment of flood inundation impacts on the AIT campus in Rangsit which includes a detailed inspection of several buildings with the assistance of AIT staff. This post also provides guidelines to interested Thailand audiences and other readers elsewhere, as well as the underlying methodology of rapid flood damage assessment used in the United States. This flood impact assessment methodology is based on visual inspection of critical building infrastructure. Continue reading Bangkok Post-Flood Recovery: Inspection of AIT Campus Buildings and Other Infrastructure Assets for Post-Flood Restoration

Bangkok Floods: Post-Flood Recovery and Restoration of Inundated AIT Campus

Bangkok Floods: Post-Flood Recovery and Restoration of Inundated AIT Campus; AIT Academic Program Re-started on December 5, 2011.

On the occasion of the 84th anniversary of King’s birthday on December 5, 2011, His Majesty the King of Thailand called upon all Thai people and residents to unite in the common cause of rapid recovery from the devastating floods and implement efforts for future flood prevention. Continue reading Bangkok Floods: Post-Flood Recovery and Restoration of Inundated AIT Campus