Friedemann Wenzel

Geophysical Institute & Center for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction Technology (CEDIM), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Hertzstrasse 16, 76187, Karlsruhe, Germany


Worldwide rapid socio-economic loss model for earthquake economic loss and fatality estimation

The result of this geophysical, engineering, and socio-economic analysis was the production of a set of socioeconomic fragility functions to accurately determine the economic loss and cost and number of fatalities from a damaging earthquake anywhere in the world, within minutes and hours after an event