An analysis to determine regions under risk according to their effects on environment

Işıklı E., KILINC M. S.

1st International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response, Shanghai, China, 25 - 26 September 2007, vol.2, pp.122-126 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 2
  • City: Shanghai
  • Country: China
  • Page Numbers: pp.122-126
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Global warming - the observed increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere and the oceans - and the resulting climate change are one of the most considerable environmental problems that the world has faced with in recent years. In this paper it is tried to cluster 46 countries according to their nuclear energy consumptions, geographical and demographical structures, and carbon dioxide emissions. The basic aim of this study is to determine the regions under risk related to their effects on global warming.