Global Floods: Forecasting, Monitoring, Risk Assessment, and Socioeconomic Response III Posters

Thursday, 18 December 2014: 8:00 AM-12:20 PM
Chairs:  Tara Troy, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, United States, Philip Ward, Free University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Robert Brakenridge, University of Colorado, CSDMS, Boulder, CO, United States and Huan Wu, ESSIC/NASA GSFC, College Park, MD, United States
Primary Conveners:  Huan Wu, ESSIC/NASA GSFC, College Park, MD, United States
Co-conveners:  Tara Troy, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, United States, Philip Ward, IVM - VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands and Robert Brakenridge, University of Colorado, CSDMS, Boulder, CO, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Tara Troy, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Uncertainty Analysis of the Variable Parameter McCarthy-Muskingum (VPMM) Method with Presence of Lateral Flow
Basant Yadav, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India, Andras Bardossy, University of Stuttgart, Department of Hydrology and Geohydrology, Stuttgart, Germany and M. Perumal, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Hydrology, Roorkee, India
The Effect of Long Lasting Floods on the Thermal Regime of the Pampas
Esteban G Jobbagy1, Carlos M Di Bella2, Marcelo D Nosetto1 and Javier Houspanossian1, (1)National University of San Luis, San Luis, Argentina, (2)INTA, Instituto de Clima y Agua, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Floods in the Pampas: Insights from over a Decade of Satellite Observations
Sylvain Kuppel1,2, Javier Houspanossian1, Marcelo D Nosetto2 and Esteban G Jobbagy2, (1)CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina, (2)National University of San Luis, San Luis, Argentina
Attenuation of Storm Surge Flooding By Wetlands in the Chesapeake Bay: An Integrated Geospatial Framework Evaluating Impacts to Critical Infrastructure
Arslaan Khalid1, Jana Haddad2, Seth Lawler2 and Celso Ferreira2, (1)National University of Sciences and Technology, NUST Institute of Civil Engineering, Islamabad, Pakistan, (2)George Mason University Fairfax, Department of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering, Fairfax, VA, United States
Real-Time Correction of TRMM Precipitation for Hydrological Monitoring over China
Xuejun Zhang and Qiuhong Tang, IGSNRR Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Beijing, China
Ensemble Prediction of Flood Maps Under Uncertain Conditions
Adrián Pedrozo-Acuña, Juan Pablo Rodríguez-Rincón and José A Breña-Naranjo, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Institute of Engineering, Mexico, Mexico
A new approach for deriving Flood hazard maps from SAR data and global hydrodynamic models
Patrick Matgen1, Renaud Hostache1, Marco Chini1, Laura Giustarini1, Florian Pappenberger2 and Philippe Bally3, (1)CRP Gabriel Lippmann, Belvaux, Luxembourg, (2)European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Reading, United Kingdom, (3)European Space Research Institute, Frascati, Italy
Utah Flooding Hazard: Raising Public Awareness through the Creation of Multidisciplinary Web-Based Maps
Ben Erickson1, Jessica Castleton2, Steve D Bowman3 and Corey D Unger1, (1)Utah Geological Survey, Geologic Hazards, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, (2)University of Utah, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, (3)Utah Geological Survey, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Prospects for Season-ahead Global Flood Forecasts
Donghoon Lee1, Paul J Block1 and Philip Ward2, (1)University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, United States, (2)IVM - VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Evaluation of Outlier Detection and Modification Methods Used in Flood Frequency Analysis
Sharika U S Senarath, AIR Worldwide Corporation, San Francisco, CA, United States
Temporal changes in extent and duration of flooding in the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta, Bangladesh
Marc Benjamin Sciance, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, NC, United States and Scott L Nooner, UNC Wilmington, Dept of Geography and Geology, Wilmington, NC, United States
A Short-Term Rainfall Estimation using Motion Vectors based on COMS Satellite Data
Kyungwon Park, Jongpil Kim, Sunkwon Yoon and Ilwon Jung, APEC Climate Center, Busan, South Korea
Where Are the Flashiest Watersheds in the United States? Exploring the Spatial Patterns of Frequent Flash Flooding Across the Contiguous United States
Brianne K Smith, James A Smith and Mary Lynn Baeck, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States
Changes in Benefits of Flood Protection Standard under Climate Change
Wee Ho Lim, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, Sujan Koirala, Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Department of Biogeochemical Integration, Jena, Germany, Dai Yamazaki, JAMSTEC Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Kanagawa, Japan, Yukiko Hirabayashi, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan and Shinjiro Kanae, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Integrated flood risk analysis during different SST conditions in a changing climate: A case study of the Korean Han River basin
Sunkwon Yoon1, Jongsuk Kim2 and Young-Il Moon2, (1)APEC Climate Center, Busan, South Korea, (2)University of Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Paleoflood Analysis and Flood Areas Mapping of Saricay (Canakkale) Using Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
Oznur Karaca, Mine Tiryaki and Mustafa Bozcu, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Geological Dept., Canakkale, Turkey
Implementing Extreme Value Analysis in a Geospatial Workflow for Storm Surge Hazard Assessment
Jason Catelli, FM Global, Engineering Plan Services, Johnston, RI, United States; Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geography, State College, PA, United States and Shangyao Nong, FM Global, Center for Property Risk Solutions, Research Division , Norwood, MA, United States
Calibrating a Rainfall-Runoff and Routing Model for the Continental United States
Sonja Jankowfsky1, Shuangcai Li2, Anongnart Assteerawatt1, Stephan Tillmanns1 and Arno Hilberts1, (1)Risk Management Solutions, London, United Kingdom, (2)Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Model Development, Newark, CA, United States
Prediction of River Flooding using Geospatial and Statistical Analysis in New York, USA and Kent, UK
Antonios Marsellos, University of Brighton, School of Environment and Technology, Brighton, BN2, United Kingdom, Katerina Tsakiri, University of Brighton, School of Computing, Engineering, and Mathematics, Brighton, United Kingdom and Martin Smith, University of Brighton, School of Environment and Technology, Brighton, United Kingdom
Performing Multiple Simulations for Multiple Watersheds in Flood Forecasting Using the GSSHA Distributed Hydrologic Models in Large Basins
Fidel Perez1, Norm Jones1, E. James Nelson1 and Scott D. Christensen2, (1)Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, United States, (2)Brigham Young University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Provo, UT, United States
Modeling Flood Risk for South Korea
Yi Mei, Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Newark, CA, United States and Shuangcai Li, Risk Management Solutions, Inc., Model Development, Newark, CA, United States
A faster and economical approach to floodplain mapping using the SSURGO soil database
Nikhil Sangwan and Venkatesh Merwade, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
Developing a Graphical User Interface to Automate the Estimation and Prediction of Risk Values for Flood Protective Structures using Artificial Neural Network
Mohammad Hasan1, Amr Helal2 and Mo Gabr2, (1)Elizabeth City State University, Elizabeth City, NC, United States, (2)North Carolina State University at Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, United States
Population Evacuation: Assessing Biophysical Risk and Social Vulnerability to Floods
Sunhui Sim and Dong-Ha Lee, University of North Alabama, Geography, Florence, AL, United States
Importance of Integrating High-Resoultion 2D Flood Hazard Maps in the Flood Disaster Management of Marikina City, Philippines
Ben Joseph Marquez Tapales, Jerico Mendoza, Christopher Uichanco, Alfredo Mahar Francisco Amante Lagmay, Mark Anthony Moises, Patricia Delmendo and Neil Eneri Tingin, Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards, Quezon City, Philippines
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