Volume 1 Risk Knowledge
Floods, Volume 1: Risk Knowledge promotes cross disciplinary dialogue between sciences and institutions in charge of flood risk management (hydrology, hydraulic modeling, sociology, crisis management). The book offers a state-of-the-art treatment of the scientific issues around the problem of floods. Chapters are written by specialists but remain accessible to those with a general science background, students and risk managers.
- Establishes a state-of-the-art foundation on flood issues, from description of the phenomena to the management of risk (dikes, dams, reducing vulnerability, crisis management)
- Includes chapters written by specialists but accessible to the mainstream scientist
- Provides science-based knowledge and methodologies pertaining to each flood-related discipline
|Uitgever:||Iste Press Ltd - Elsevier Inc|
|Afmetingen:||161 x 245 x 26|
A cross-disciplinary overview of flood risk assessment and management, with a focus on related scientific challenges