Title Digital Planet - Drones mesh it up in Vietnam Degree of recognition International Media type Radio Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 11/02/2020 Description Drones mesh it up in Vietnam
Managing a natural disaster like a flood is so difficult because often there are many unknowns - responders urgently need real time information on water levels in the swollen rivers for instance. Installing monitoring kit across long stretches of river is expensive and the sensors need replacing regularly. So how about deploying a squadron of drones to pick up the data instead? That’s been happening in a trial in Vietnam. Dr Trung Duong, at Queen’s University Belfast tells us more.
URL https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w3csy67l Persons Trung Q. Duong