Browsing by Subject "Inundacions -- Danys -- Prevenció"
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Restricted access - publisher's policyA 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 ...
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Restricted access - publisher's policyThe 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 ...
Open AccessPrevious 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 (2019-09)
Open AccessRivers 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 ...
(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-16)
Open AccessCoastal 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 ...
Open AccessHazard 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 ...
(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-28)
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Covenantee: Lunds universitetIncrease 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 ...
(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05)