- An article co-authored by Dr. Chetan S. Sankar and Dr. Barry A. Cumbie
was published in the journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management
September 2010 issue. The article explores the application of Innovation
Diffusion Theory (IDT) to the adoption of disaster-related preventative
measures from a community perspective.
Cumbie, B. and Sankar, C.S. (2010). "A Study of Adoption of IT Disaster
Recovery Methods by Coastal Communities", -, 18(3): 155-164, Sept. 2010.
Cumbie, B, Cegielski, C., and Sankar, C.S., (2009). "An Exploratory Delphi Study
Among Small Business Executives on Adoption of Disaster Recovery Practices",
Journal of Information System Security, 5(1): 61-87.
Cumbie, B., Sankar, C.S., and Raju, P.K. (2008). "The Role of IT-Related
Disaster Recovery in Expediting the Recovery from Hurricanes in
Tourist-based Coastal Communities",Proceedings
of the 2008 ASEE Conference, June 2008.
- “Helping Build a Disaster Resilient Alabama Coastal Economy Using
Geospatial Mapping,” Budget: $579,220, Awarded: Sept. 2009, 2 year
duration - Economic Development Administration
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