Articles | Volume 15, issue 1
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 163–169, 2015
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 163–169, 2015
Brief communication
28 Jan 2015
Brief communication | 28 Jan 2015

Brief Communication: The use of an unmanned aerial vehicle in a rockfall emergency scenario

D. Giordan et al.

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In recent years, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in civilian/commercial contexts is becoming increasingly common, also for the applications concerning the anthropic and natural disasters. In this paper, we present the first results of a research project aimed at defining a possible methodology for the use of micro-UAVs in emergency scenarios relevant to rockfall phenomena.
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