North-Eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean and connected seas

Tsunami Information Centre

Working Group 1: Hazard Assessment and Modelling

Working Group 1 - Hazard Assessment and Modelling - Co-chairs: Mauricio González (University of  Cantabria, Spain) and Jörn Behrens (University of Hamburg, Germany)

Working Group 1 will be responsible for collecting information on local and distant tsunami inundation maps for coastal communities using internationally accepted numerical model methodology. Estimates of coastal areas susceptible to tsunami flooding will be available from a network of modellers and data managers who will be sharing community-modelling tools via the Internet.