TURTLE – A Revolutionary Submarine

TURTLE  A Revolutionary Submarine George Pararas-Carayannis A CHAPTER of early American maritime history that has often been overlooked is that of early submarines and, in particular, the story of the first American submarine in the War of Independence in 1776, with the American Revolution in full swing.  She was called Turtle and was designed by […]

PUBLICATIONS, ARTICLES, REPORTS, MONOGRAMS & BOOKS by Dr. George Pararas-Carayannis (Partial Listing)

PUBLICATIONS, ARTICLES, REPORTS, MONOGRAMS & BOOKS By: GEORGE PARARAS-CARAYANNIS (Partial Listing) 1959 – 1965 Pararas-Carayannis George, 1959. The Crystal Field Theory, Research Report, M.S Program, Chemistry, Roosevelt Univ., Chicago , Dec. 1959 Pararas-Carayannis George,1960. Electrolysis of the Azide Ion, Research Report, Roosevelt Univ., Chicago, 1960 Pararas-Carayannis George,1961. On the Thermodynamic States of Helium ,Research Report in partial fulfillment […]

ΔΙΑΚΥΒΕΡΝΗΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΒΙΩΣΙΜΟΤΗΤΑ ΤΩΝ ΩΚΕΑΝΩΝ

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ΔΙΑΚΥΒΕΡΝΗΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΒΙΩΣΙΜΟΤΗΤΑ ΤΩΝ ΩΚΕΑΝΩΝ Τρέχουσες τάσεις – μελλοντικές προκλήσεις

  ΔΙΑΚΥΒΕΡΝΗΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΒΙΩΣΙΜΟΤΗΤΑ ΤΩΝ ΩΚΕΑΝΩΝ Τρέχουσες τάσεις – μελλοντικές προκλήσεις Δρ. Γεώργιος Παραράς-ΚαραγιάννηςΚυρία Διάλεξη στην Ολομέλεια – 30-ο PACEM IN MARIBUS  (ΕΙΡΗΝΗ ΣΤΟΥΣ ΩΚΕΑΝΟΥΣ). Ένα χρόνο μετά το Γιοχάνεσμπουργκ. Διαχείριση των ωκεανών και βιώσιμη ανάπτυξη:  – μια ματιά στο μέλλονΚίεβο, Ουκρανία, 26-30 Οκτωβρίου 2003(©) Πνευματικά δικαιώματα 2003 Γιώργος Παράρας-Καραγιάννης ΠΕΡΙΛΗΨΗ Οι παγκόσμιοι ωκεανοί, θάλασσες […]

WEATHER-RELATED DISASTER LINKS

WEATHER-RELATED DISASTERS LINKS FAQ HURRICANES MYANMAR 2008 – CYCLONE “NARGIS” OF MAY 2-3, 2008 IN MYANMAR (BURMA) CYCLONE “SIDR” OF 15 NOVEMBER 2007 IN BANGLADESH HURRICANE OF OCTOBER 3-4, 1949 AT GALVESTON AND FREEPORT, TEXAS HISTORICAL HURRICANES & STORM SURGE PREDICTION HURRICANE SURGE PREDICTION Bathystrophic Hurricane Surge Model – Summary HURRICANE SURGE – Bathystrophic Surge […]

VOLCANIC TSUNAMI LINKS

VOLCANIC TSUNAMIS CARIBBEAN – Lesser Antilles – Tsunamis of Volcanic Origin in the Lesser Antilles Islands of the Caribbean CARIBBEAN – Lesser Antilles – Montserrat Island Tsunamis CARIBBEAN – Lesser Antilles –Martinique Island Tsunamis CARIBBEAN – Lesser Antilles – 2008 WORKING FILES St. Vincent Island Tsunamis CARIBBEAN – Lesser Antilles –Grenada Island Tsunamis Tsunami Generation […]

Navigation – Seismotectonics

SEISMOTECTONICS Tectonic and Geological Instability of Asia Minor Seismotectonics of the Solomon Islands Region – Mechanisms of Tsunami Generation Along Active Boundaries of Young, Marginal Sea Basins and Spreading Ridges Seismotectonics of Volcanic Arc Collision in the Hokkaido/Kuril Island Region Seismotectonics of Subduction and Collision Along the Eastern Margin of the Sea of Japan/East Sea […]

CHILE – EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI OF 27 FEBRUARY 2010

                        CHILE – EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI OF 27 FEBRUARY 2010 Evaluation of Source Mechanism and of Near and Far-field Tsunami Effects George Pararas-Carayannis Excerpts taken from paper published in Tsunami Society International’ Journal “Science of Tsunami Hazards”, Vol. 29, No. 2, (2010) ABSTRACT The great earthquake of February […]

REGIONAL EARLY TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEMS UTILIZING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY

         REGIONAL EARLY TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEMS UTILIZING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY George Pararas-Carayannis (Excerpts from a Paper Presented at the Pacific Congress on Marine Technology, April 24-27, 1984, Honolulu, Hawaii.) (NOTE: Although this paper was written many years ago, the concepts described on the need for regional tsunami (and other disaster) warning systems, still hold true today. Although […]