Flood Risk Assessment and Management

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Floods are devastating natural disasters with a significant impact on human life and the surrounding environent. Flood Risk Assessment and Management should serve as an Ideal textbook on analytical ...
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Flood Risk Mitigation

Pp. 128-134 (7)

Dawei Han

Abstract

There are structural and non-structural flood mitigation measures. Risk and uncertainty analysis is the foundation for designing and choosing appropriate flood mitigation options. The socioeconomic analysis is becoming increasingly important in the future.

Keywords:

design return period, risk analysis, loading, capacity, mitigation measures

Affiliation:

Department of Civil Engineering University of Bristol, U.K.