Essays about: "flooding"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 298 essays containing the word flooding.

  1. 1. Urban development consequences of the riverine floods in the Western Balkans: Analysing Belgrade

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Santiago Lema Burgos; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban resilience; flooding risk reduction; land use plan; flood preparedness; flood adaptation.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Rapid urbanisation coupled with unplanned development create the perfect recipe for a disaster, the risk of which has increased with climate change-related uncertainties. Belgrade’s high population growth rate and exposure to riverine flooding presents such a case. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigating the relationship between circulation patterns and cloudburst character in a changing climate

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten- och landskapslära

    Author : Sofia Litsmark; [2020]
    Keywords : Circulation patterns; future climate; hyetograph; hyetograph shape; cloudbursts; Cirkulationsmönster; framtida klimat; klimat; skyfall; hyetograf; hyetograf- karaktär; framtida vädermönster;

    Abstract : The consequences of extreme weather in terms of heavy precipitation and flooding are devastating in both rural and urban areas. The cost on society to handle the damages are substantial. It is therefore of high interest to further investigate the mechanisms behind these extreme events. READ MORE

  3. 3. GIS-based approach to estimate direct economic damages of fluvial flooding under various future scenarios: A case study of the Neckar river basin (Germany)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Ruben Prütz; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; flood damage; fluvial flood; GIS; HEC-GeoRAS; HEC-RAS; MOLUSCE; Neckar; river basin; stage-damage; strength of knowledge; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Fluvial floods can cause significant damages to inundated assets. The frequency and magnitude of fluvial floods are related to precipitation amounts, which are expected to change throughout the 21st century due to global warming. READ MORE

  4. 4. Web-based prototype for protecting controllers from existing cyber-attacks in an industrial control system

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Pa Sanyang; [2020]
    Keywords : ICS; SCADA; Modbus; Honeypot; Conpot; Cyber attacks; MITM; DoS; Flooding; Reverse proxy server; AWS; ICS; SCADA; Modbus; Honeypot; Conpot; Cyber attacks; MITM; DoS; Flooding; Reverse proxy server; AWS;

    Abstract : Industrial control system or ICS is a critical part of the infrastructure in society. An example of ICS is the rail networks or energy plants like the nuclear plant. SCADA is an ICS system following a hierarchical structure. Due to the fact that a control system can be very large, monitoring remote through networks is an effective way to do so. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gör ESTER nytta vid sen ankomst? : om Boverkets nya verktyg ESTER, ekosystemtjänster & grönblå dagvattenhantering

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : ESTER; dagvattenhantering; ekosystemtjänster; klimatförändringar; klimatanpassning; skyfall; Augustenborg; Västra Hamnen;

    Abstract : Klimatet är under ständig förändring och det innebär också att nederbörden från skyfallen blir allt häftigare. Städer har svårt att ta hand om stora mängder regnvatten, på grund av en stor andel hårdgjord yta som inte låter vattnet infiltreras i marken. READ MORE