Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

511  Texas Tech University  (73724)

Principal Investigator: Zhen Cong

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 502,270

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 9/1/17 - 8/31/20

Restricted Research: YES

Academic Discipline: Human Development and Family Studies

Department, Center, School, or Institute: Human Develop and Family Studies

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: A Multi-Level Dynamically Coupled Model for Evaluating Older Adults' Vulnerability and Resiliency to Disasters

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: National Science Foundation

Program Title: N/A
CFDA Linked: Engineering Grants


1.1.1: The purpose of this project is to 1) develop a theoretical framework and corresponding statistical models focusing on how age affects preparedness, access to warning information, immediate response and mitigation; 2) design survey instrument and collect primary data in tornado events; and 3) validate the model and map the spatial distribution of factors and outcomes. The project has an approved IRB protocol.

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