Tsunami Prevention

A Tsunami Space-Based Early Warning System

Tsunami detection from Space – a nearly real-time system to detect ocean surface altimetric anomalies with satellites Nuno Silva*, Nuno Catarino*, Nuno Ávila* Maria Ana Baptista** Martin Wronna** Tsunamis are one of the deadliest natural disasters on Earth. Early-warning systems are essential to prevent and minimize their effects, but the current implemented systems have serious…