Volume XLII-3
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-3, 673-677, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-3-673-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-3, 673-677, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-3-673-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

  30 Apr 2018

30 Apr 2018

IMPROVING THE INTEROPERABILITY OF DISASTER MODELS: A CASE STUDY OF PROPOSING FIREML FOR FOREST FIRE MODEL

W. Jiang1, F. Wang2, Q. Meng1, Z. Li2, B. Liu2, and X. Zheng2 W. Jiang et al.
  • 1School of Remote Sensing and Information Engineering, Wuhan University, China
  • 2Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, China

Keywords: FireML, Forest Fire Model, 3DGIS Disaster Management System

Abstract. This paper presents a new standardized data format named Fire Markup Language (FireML), extended by the Geography Markup Language (GML) of OGC, to elaborate upon the fire hazard model. The proposed FireML is able to standardize the input and output documents of a fire model for effectively communicating with different disaster management systems to ensure a good interoperability. To demonstrate the usage of FireML and testify its feasibility, an adopted forest fire spread model being compatible with FireML is described. And a 3DGIS disaster management system is developed to simulate the dynamic procedure of forest fire spread with the defined FireML documents. The proposed approach will enlighten ones who work on other disaster models' standardization work.