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    • Decision Suport System for flood risk assessment and management 

      Bladé i Castellet, Ernest; Gómez Valentín, Manuel; Dolz Ripollès, Josep; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio; Piazzese, J; Corestein Poupeau, Georgina (2006)
      Conference report
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      A new decision support system (DSS) for the risk assessment and management of emergency scenarios due to severe floods was created. The DSS combines environmental and geo-physical data from earth observation, with advanced ...
    • Early warning system for flood warning in campings 

      Olivares Cerpa, Gonzalo; Gómez Valentín, Manuel; Gurrera, Joan; Sanz Ramos, Marcos (Springer, 2020)
      Part of book or chapter of book
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      The following paper explain a new methodology for an early warning system for rain events at a campsite over the Pyrenees in Lleida in the Northeast of Spain. The typology of rainfall events is well known in this part of ...
    • Exploring protective decision-making in the context of impact-based flood warnings 

      Meléndez Landaverde, Erika Roxana; Werner, Micha; Verkade, Jan (2019-12-17)
      Article
      Open Access
      Previous research has found that users fail to comprehend flood hazard warning messages as well as the possible impacts of the forecast events. A proposed way to improve understanding and uptake is the implementation of ...
    • Hazard risks pertaining to partially submerged non-stationary vehicle on low-lying roadways under subcritical flows 

      Shah, Syed Muzzamil Hussain; Mustaffa, Zahiraniza; Martínez Gomariz, Eduardo; Yusof, Khamaruzaman Wan; Al-Qadamia, Ebrahim Hamid Hussein (2019-09)
      Article
      Open Access
      Rivers overflowing onto the floodplains can seriously disrupt the transportation system which can cause significant risks to moving or parked vehicles. The major flooding occurrence at the East Coast of Malaysia in December ...
    • On the use of logistic functions for coastal flood assessment 

      Teruel Cano, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-16)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Coastal flooding results as the combination of wave conditions, mean water level and terrain characteristics. The associated damage can be expressed as a function of the flooding water column and it will rarely remain ...
    • Stability criteria for flooded vehicles: a state-of-the-art review 

      Martínez Gomariz, Eduardo; Gómez Valentín, Manuel; Russo, Beniamino; Djordjevic, S. (2018-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      Hazard conditions related to vehicular circulation are important in flood risk management. The knowledge of vehicles stability when those are exposed to flooding is crucial for an informed flood risk management in urban ...
    • Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) at Helsingborg. Assessment and optimization 

      Utande Estallo, Néstor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-28)
      Master thesis
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      Covenantee:   Lunds universitet
      Increase of urbanization and climate change are one of the factors that have been highlighted to influence hydrography. This is resulting in an increase in peak flow within an urban watershed. Downstream floodingand increased ...
    • Vulnerability and flood risk in urban areas 

      Ortega Van Vloten, Sara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05)
      Minor thesis
      Open Access