Siti Hajar Othman, Ghassan Beydoun


Generally software model developers use a general purpose language such as Unified Modelling Language (UML) in modelling their domain application models. But when they come to the situation in which the models they create do not perfectly fit the modelling needs as they desire, a more specific domain modelling language offers a better alternative approach. In this paper, we create a Disaster Management (DM) metamodel that can be used to create a disaster management language. It will serve as a representational layer of DM expertise leading to a DM decision support system based on combining and matching different DM activities according to the disaster on hand. A creation process of the metamodel is presented leading to the synthesis of initial metamodel, as a main component to create a decision support system to unify, facilitate and expedite access to DM expertise.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Hajar Othman S. and Beydoun G. (2010). METAMODEL-BASED DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR DISASTER MANAGEMENT . In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT, ISBN 978-989-8425-23-2, pages 403-412. DOI: 10.5220/0003006504030412

in Bibtex Style

author={Siti Hajar Othman and Ghassan Beydoun},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT,
SN - 978-989-8425-23-2
AU - Hajar Othman S.
AU - Beydoun G.
PY - 2010
SP - 403
EP - 412
DO - 10.5220/0003006504030412