Isfram 2015: Proceedings Of The International Symposium On Flood Research And Management 2015 by Wardah TahirIsfram 2015: Proceedings Of The International Symposium On Flood Research And Management 2015 by Wardah Tahir

Isfram 2015: Proceedings Of The International Symposium On Flood Research And Management 2015

byWardah TahirEditorSahol Hamid Abu Bakar, Marfiah Ab. Wahid

Hardcover | April 10, 2016

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This book focuses on international research in flood-related areas and sustainable management. It consists of a compilation of innovative works, demonstrating best practices in flood management and recommend flood solutions. The selected papers cover the fundamentals and latest advances in the area, complete with illustrations, diagrams and tables. These proceedings serve as a source of information and state-of-the-art technology in managing floods to improve quality of life.

Wardah Tahir graduated from Cornell University, New York USA, received her MSc in Water Resources from Birmingham University, UK and PhD in Civil Engineering (Water Resources) from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) Malaysia. Currently, she is the Deputy Dean (Academic) and associate professor in the Faculty of Civil Engineering, UiTM. W...
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Title:Isfram 2015: Proceedings Of The International Symposium On Flood Research And Management 2015Format:HardcoverDimensions:362 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.25 inPublished:April 10, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9811004994

ISBN - 13:9789811004995

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Table of Contents


1.0 Flood Control
1.1 Structural Flood Control
1.2 Non-Structural Flood Control
1.3 Flood Mitigation
1.4 Estuary and Tidal Impact 2

2.0 Flood Modeling and Simulation,
2.1 Hydraulic Modeling
2.2 Hydrologic Modeling
2.3 Software Application

3.0 Flood Forecasting and Warning System
3.1 Hydro-meteorological Flood Forecasting and Warning System
3.2 Use of Weather Radar
3.3 Use of Geostationary Meteorological Satellite

4.0 Flood and Weather
4.1 Numerical Weather Prediction
4.2 Rainfall Analysis
4.3 Storm, Hurricane, Typhoon, Tornado, Cyclone
4.4 Climate Change

5.0 Flood Economy
5.1 Flood Damage and Assessment
5.2 Cost Benefit and Analysis

6.0 Flood Management
6.1 Integrated River Basin Management,
6.2 Sustainable Management
6.3 Flood Water Quality
6.4 Water-borne Diseases