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Two Professors have their Research on Disasters Spotlighted

Two UTK Geographers have their research highlighted in TN Today.  Dr Grissino-Mayer, for his research on the prominent and underappreciated role of fire in the Southeast, and Dr. Hu, for his research help the humanitarian assistance team at OpenStreetMap by identifying the most urgent places in need of maps after a disaster.


UT Geography Expert: Gatlinburg Tragic Fire Was ‘A Safe Prediction’

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