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Ali Mostafavi

Ali Mostafavi is an associate professor of civil engineering at Texas A&M University.
Public Safety

Hurricanes and wildfires are colliding with the COVID-19 pandemic – and compounding the risks

Using data on social vulnerability, pandemic risk and hazard probability, an interactive map pinpoints sources of vulnerability to help disaster response managers recognize the compound risks posed by the confluence of the pandemic and any natural hazard.