Call for Papers – "Physics and Chemistry of the Earth" Special issue "Disaster Risk Reduction"

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MODIS image of fires burning along the Volga river in Russia.Studies describing innovative methods of monitoring, modeling and simulation of natural disasters (and related methods of calibration and validation, as well as of sensitivity analyses) are solicited for a forthcoming special issue of “Physics and Chemistry of the Earth”. High-quality papers, strictly related to the topic of the special issue and containing unpublished case studies and/or methods must be directly submitted via the Journal website by 30 November 2010.

Announcement – Call for Papers: Global Human Health

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Cropped image of two Anopheles gambiae is soliciting articles worldwide for its theme issue on observing and monitoring Global Human Health, including contributions addressing current issues, techniques and applications of remote sensing, GIS, and geovisualization. The theme issue is scheduled for the third quarter of 2010, June 21 ‰ÛÒ September 21. Guest Editor is Assaf Anyamba, PhD.