International Conference on Flood Resilience
Experiences in Asia and Europe
5-7 September 2013
Exeter, United Kingdom Google+

ICFR Presentations



Developing business-as-usual scenarios for the urban growth of four Asian megacities
William Veerbeek, Chris Zevenbergen

Towards a decision support tool for adaptive flood risk management in an urban catchment
Suleman Shaikh, Stefan Kurzbach, Natasa Manojlovic

The relationship between flood probability‏ and the environmental transformation efficiency of urban development
Hsiang-Leng Chen, Hsing-Fu Kuo, Ko-Wan Tsou

A theory of 5R-layer framework for urban flood resilience – a basis for alternative planning practices, Dhaka case study
Fang-Yu Hu, David M. Khan

Super levees along the Arakawa river in Tokyo: Evaluation from the viewpoint of spatial planning in a low-lying area
Hitoshi Nakamura, Takaaki Kato, Yuto Shiozaki

Using satellite imagery to assess the influence of recent urban development on the impacts of extreme rainfall
Per Skougaard Kaspersen, Martin Drews, Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen, Henrik Madsen

Flood risk management framework and strategies for sustainable flood management
Ick Hwan Ko, Min Goo Kang, Sung Je Park

Sewerage system flood control adapted to environmental change in Yokohama City
Hiroaki Mutou, Yoshio Kurobane, Toru Meguro, Shuhei Okuno


Assessing flood risk in London under climate and land use change
Claire L. Walsh, Richard J. Dawson, Stuart L. Barr, Alistair C. Ford, Jim W. Hall, Mike Batty

Informing long term planning decisions – scenario analysis for future flood management in the Taihu Basin, China
Jon Wicks, Chaoqing Yu

Flood hazard assessment considering climate change impacts – application to Barcelona case study using a 1D/2D detailed coupled model
Beniamino Russo, Marc Velasco, David Suñer

Scenarios for long-term economic city growth – models and results for selected CORFU case studies
Friso Schlitte

Multiple linked SUDS in hydrological modelling for urban drainage and flood management
Sandra Hellmers, Stefan Kurzbach, Natasa Manojlovic, Giovanni Palmaricciotti

Two fiscal front-runners: will their economies crumble due to the lack of flood resilience?
Komali Kantamaneni, Michael Phillips

A study of the Beijing intensity-duration-frequency curves
Yuwen Zhou, Ying Tang, Jian Zhao, Hongli Wang, Chang Liu

Automated model-based flood risk mapping for future scenarios of urban growth and climate change
Stefan Kurzbach, Natasa Manojlovic, Sandra Hellmers

Estimating and mapping the total economic costs from storm surges in Wilhelmsburg/Hamburg
Julia Kowalewski, Gehad Ujeyl

MRI-AGCM 3.2s precipitation based flood damage assessment study for Lower West Rapti River Basin in Nepal
Edangodage Duminda Pradeep Perera, Akiko Hiroe, Dibesh Shrestha, Kazuhiko Fukami, Divas Bahadur Basnyat, Surendra Gautam, Akira Hasegawa, Toshiya Uenoyama, Shigenobu Tanaka


Integrating innovative flood resilience measures: Lessons from Europe
Stephen Garvin, Iain White, Paul A. O'Hare, Angela Connelly, Nigel Lawson

How science and technology support the decision making in response to typhoons in Taiwan
Wei-Sen Li, Liang-Chun Chen, Lee-Yaw Lin

Learning and action alliances for innovation and active learning in a European context
Elizabeth Dudley, Richard Ashley, Natasa Manojlovic, Sebastiaan van Herk, John Blanksby

Resilience to flooding – draft building code
John D. Clarkson, Kenton Braun, Angela Desoto-Duncan, Graeme Forsyth, Jarit G. de Gijt, Nils P. Huber, Dale Miller, Philippe Rigo, David Sullivan

The status of stormwater governance in Barbados
Jenna Blackwood, Adrian Cashman

Actions for improving the Science-Policy Interface for flood risk management
Mark Morris, Derk van Ree, Karin Stone


Communicating uncertainty in flood risk messages – understanding and risk perception
Ailsa Strathie, Gina Netto, Guy Walker, Gareth Pender

Exploring preparedness consciousness in Wilhelmsburg (Hamburg): Is the risk ‘real’ to the people on the Elbeinsel?
Sharon Birkholz, Paul Jeffrey

Evaluation of a specific action to encourage people at risk of flooding to adapt their behaviour
Julien Jadot, Isabelle Richard, Nicolas Bauduceau, Karine Weiss, Anne-Laure Moreau, Rodolphe Pannier

The value of partnership working during flood recovery: Done with or done to?
Alison McNulty, Kimberley Rennick




Statistical downscaling methods for climate change impact assessment on rainfall for cities in tropical developing countries – a review
Seith Mugume, Diego Gomez, David Butler

Analysis of Beijing rainfall patterns, based on 68 years of rainfall data
Yuwen Zhou, Zilong Liu, Shanshan Liu, Yaoyao Weng, Ying Tang

Comparison of different radar-gauge merging techniques
Nergui Nanding, Miguel Angel Rico-Ramirez, Dawei Han

Hydrological modelling for simulation of flooding from extreme events in Jamaica – case study of the Hope River watershed
Arpita Mandal, Lawrence Barrett, David Smith

Extreme precipitation for Jamaica: 1895 to 2100
Christopher P. Burgess, Michael A. Taylor, Tannecia Stephenson, Arpita Mandal


Warning strategy, techniques and new developments at the Flood Forecasting Centre
Charlie Pilling, David Price, Steve Ramsdale, Holly Denning, Kathryn Smith, Matt Winter, Bob Moore, Mark van Dijk

Using ensembles to represent uncertainty in UK radar rainfall estimates: Some initial findings
David Dufton, Chris G. Collier

The use of radar, nowcast and numerical weather prediction in rainfall runoff modelling in Scotland
Rachel Geldart, Linda Speight, Mike Cranston, Richard Maxey, Amy Tavendale

A review of kriging based rain-gauge-radar merging techniques
Sharon Jewell, Nicolas Gaussiat

Probabilistic flood forecasting using high-resolution ensemble rainfalls over Britain
Adrian Wynn, Clive Pierce, Robert J. Moore, Steven J. Cole, David Price, Marion Mittermaier, Alan Seed

Hydrological value of low-cost X-band radars for heavy rain hazard assessment in urban areas: Demonstration experiment in Barcelona
Daniel Sempere-Torres, Marc Berenguer, Monika Pfeifer

Comparison of the Met Office conventional and experimental NWP based nowcasting of precipitation for flash flood events during summer 2012
Susan P Ballard, Clive Pierce, David Simonin, Nigel Roberts, Zhihong Li

Ensemble model water level forecasts for the lower Mekong
Lan Yu, Lloyd H. C. Chua

Striving for sufficient lead time of flood forecasts via integrated hydro-meteorological intelligence
Dong-Sin Shih, Cheng-Hsin Chen

Getting started with urban flood modelling for real-time pluvial flood forecasting: A case study with sparse data
Jeanne-Rose René, Slobodan Djordjević, David Butler, Henrik Madsen, Ole Mark

Identification of uncertainty sources in flood forecasting
Niels Van Steenbergen, Patrick Willems, Maarten Deschamps

Establishment and application of urban area early warning system for short-duration heavy rainfall
Sheng-Hsueh Yang, Wei-Chu Weng, Yung-Chia Hsu, Keh-Chia Yeh, Shenq-Yuh Jaw, Meng-Chi Hung


Evaluation of satellite-based extreme precipitation estimates for flood risk modelling
Bastian Manz, Wouter Buytaert, Juan Pablo Rodriguez Sanchez

Understanding the hydraulic state and drainage capacity of a stormwater system through modelling
Yuwen Zhou, Hongli Wang, Jian Zhao, Ying Tang, Chang Liu

Urban flood modelling using cloud computing
Vassilis Glenis, Vedrana Kutija, Chris Kilsby, Andrew McGough, Simon Woodman

Flood routing using alternative approach of neural network for a flood warning system (case study: Madarsou River, Iran)
Ahmad Tahershamsi, Farhad Hooshyaripor, Hosein Ghalkhani, Abdollah Ardeshir

Flood control operation of reservoir systems using system dynamics-based simulation optimization
M. Hosseini, S. Jamshid Mousavi, Abdollah Ardeshir, Kourosh Behzadian

MH-AssimTool: an assimilation tool dedicated to a fully distributed model
Julien Richard, Agathe Giangola-Murzyn, Daniel Schertzer, Ioulia Tchiguirinskaia

Case study of dam breach and flood analysis
Suk-Hwan Jang

Experimental study on floating cars in flood water
Keiichi Toda, Taisuke Ishigaki, Taira Ozaki

Towards the development of a decision support system for flood management in Chao Phraya river basin, Thailand
Piyamarn Sisomphon, Surajate Boonya-aroonnet, Somchai Chonwattana, Finn Hansen

A flexible hydrodynamic modelling framework for GPUs and CPUs: Application to the Carlisle 2005 floods
Luke S. Smith, Qiuhua Liang, Paul F. Quinn

Dam break waves as extreme flood events
Antje Bornschein

Comparing topography discretization techniques for Godunov-based shallow flow models
Georges Kesserwani

Comparison of numerical schemes for modelling supercritical flows along urban floodplains
Yared A. Abebe, Zoran Vojinović, Solomon D. Seyoum, Roland K. Price

Prediction of overbank flows with a coupled 1D flash flood routing model and 3D coastal ocean model
Wen-Cheng Liu, Chung-En Chung, Ming-Hsi Hsu

Well balanced Roe scheme applied to a local inertia overland flow model
Ricardo Martins, Jorge Leandro, Slobodan Djordjević

Implementation and assessment of a critical input hyetograph generation methodology for use in a decision support tool for the design of flood attenuation systems
Christopher Newton, Daniel Jarman, Fayyaz Ali Memon, Robert Andoh, David Butler


Influence of wind-driven rain on the hydrologic response of urban areas: a physical model
Jorge M. G. P. Isidoro, João L. M. P. de Lima

Surface drainage system efficiency and its impact on pluvial flooding: a physically-based stochastic approach
Anna Palla, Giuseppe T. Aronica, Ilaria Gnecco, Luca G. Lanza

100 year flood simulation for Dhaka City using multiple models
lsmat Pervin, M. Feroz Islam, Imtiaz Taher, David M. Khan

Machine learning-based early warning system for urban flood management
Andrew P. Duncan, Edward C. Keedwell, Slobodan Djordjević, Dragan A. Savić

Adaptive evacuation planning for flood risk management
Bas Kolen

Flood vulnerability assessment considering climate change impacts: Application to Barcelona case study using relative depth-damage curves
Marc Velasco, Àngels Cabello, Beniamino Russo, Teresa Kersting

Extreme hazard of pluvial and tsunami floods in a densely urbanized area
Taisuke Ishigaki, Norihiro Asano, Masayuki Morikane, Taira Ozaki, Keiichi Toda

Back to the future: Assessing the impact of the 2004 flood in Dhaka in 2050 under massive urban growth
David M. Khan, Imtiaz Taher, William Veerbeek, Albert S. Chen, Michael J. Hammond, David Butler, Slobodan Djordjević





Thinking big: national scale flood mapping
Yong Wang, Luke Lovell, Jon Wicks

Real-time flood risk mapping for warning decision support
Jiun-Huei Jang, Chen-Yi Chen, Keh-Chia Yeh, Su-Chin Chen, Horng-Yue Chen, Liang-Chun Chen

Real-time hazard impact modelling of surface water flooding: Some UK developments
Steven J. Cole, Robert J. Moore, Timothy Aldridge, Andy Lane, Stefan Laeger

Urban flood inundation in Mumbai
Arun Rana, Justine Hénonin, Lars Bengtsson, Ole Mark

Breach risk evaluation of the railway embankment between Arles and Tarascon, France
Mark Cheetham

Sharing UK LIDAR and flood mapping experience with the Philippines
Alastair Duncan, Patrick Hogarth, Enrico Paringit, Mahar Lagmay

The role of the second embankment line in flood defence – case study of Novi Sad
Matija Stipić, Srđan Kolaković, Rihard Šranc, Đula Fabian, Ljubomir Budinski

Vulnerability analysis for addressing pluvial flood risk ina densely urbanized area in Osaka
Taira Ozaki, Taisuke Ishigaki, Norihiro Asano, Keiichi Toda

Predicting private sewer collapse to help utilities manage flooding and pollution events
Ben Ward, Andrew Selby, Simon Gee, Dragan A. Savić

Flood inundation mapping of Surat City: A prospective view of flood return period
Dhruvesh Patel

Flood hazard mapping for the Lena River Basin, Russia
Dmitriy Botavin, Eugenia Fingert

Floodplain mapping of lowland area rivers by combination of GIS with depth-averaged 2D model
Mohammad Rostami, Abdollah Ardeshir, Sahar Habibi

Flood risk analysis and research of evacuation in flood disasters with GIS
Aichen Jia, Qing Zhang, Qian Yang

Statistical analysis of a Cellular Automata-based sewer flood model
Rebecca Austin, Albert S. Chen, Dragan A. Savić and Slobodan Djordjević


A spatial analysis of rainfall damage data using C-band weather radar images
Matthieu Spekkers, Matthijs Kok, Francois Clemens, Marie-claire ten Veldhuis

Flood damage assessment for urban growth scenarios
Albert S. Chen, Michael J. Hammond, Slobodan Djordjević, David Butler

Estimating damage costs of urban pluvial flooding as a mean of improving climate change adaptation investments
Anders Skovgård Olsen, Qianqian Zhou, Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen, Jens Jørgen Linde

Flood damage assessment of Yizhuang, Beijing
Yuwen Zhou, Zilong Liu, Shanshan Liu, Jian Zhao, Wei Li, Jing Zhang

Correlations between rainfall data and insurance damage data related to sewer flooding for the case of Aarhus, Denmark
Matthieu Spekkers, Qianqian Zhou, Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen, Francois Clemens, Marie-claire ten Veldhuis

Flood impact assessment under climate change scenarios in central Taipei area, Taiwan
Ming-Hsi Hsu, Chih-Hung Chen, Chia-Hsiu Chang, Wen-Cheng Liu, Tsang-Jung Chang, Yi-Chieh Lin, Albert S. Chen, Michael J. Hammond, Slobodan Djordjević, David Butler




Methodology for maturity of flood risk management frameworks assessment – application to Asian and European cities
Jelena Batica, Philippe Gourbesville, Franck Tessier

Assessing quick-wins to protect critical urban infrastructure from floods: A case study (three urban communities) in Bangkok, Thailand
Chris Zevenbergen, Khanitta Iam-la-or Kolaka, Sebastiaan van Herk, Manuela Escarameia, Berry Gersonius, Damien Serre, Nicholas Walliman, Karin de Bruijn, Rutger de Graaf

Assessing the effects of flood resilience technologies
Sebastian Golz, Reinhard Schinke, Thomas Naumann, Stephen Garvin, Iain White

On the flood and inundation management of Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Ruben Dahm, Ferdinand Diermanse, Ho Long Phi

A review of flood resilience in Fiji
Stephen Yeo

Flood resilience study for Mithi river catchment in Mumbai, India
Vinay Nikam, Kapil Gupta

Sustainable flood memories, informal knowledges and the development of community resilience to future flood risk
Lindsey McEwen, Joanna Garde-Hansen, Owain Jones, Franz Krause, Andrew Holmes

Use of new digital technology to enhance community resilience to floods
Sue Tapsell, Simon McCarthy, Rosalind McDonagh, Vitaveska Lanfranchi

Methodology for flood resilience index
Jelena Batica, Philippe Gourbesville, Fang-Yu Hu

Freeboard design as a technical precondition for flood resilience
Reinhard Pohl

Disruption of resource movements from flooding
Shaun A. Brown, Richard Dawson

Experiences of groundwater flooding, South Winterbourne Valley, Dorset
Charles Bennett, Brian Richards

Community-based activities for the large-scale flood hazard in a low-lying area: The case of Shinkoiwa in Tokyo
Takaaki Kato, Hitoshi Nakamura, Yuto Shiozaki

Coping with floods: Preparedness, response and recovery of flood-affected residents in Germany after 2002
Sarah Kienzler, Ina Pech, Heidi Kreibich, Meike Mueller, Annegret H. Thieken

A house is not a home – the importance of non-structural reconstruction in disaster recovery
Chuan-Zhong Deng

Urban flood mitigation by development of optimal detention ponds in urban areas: A case study
Abdollah Ardeshir, Kambiz Salari, Fatemeh Jalilsani, Kourosh Behzadian, S. Jamshid Mousavi

Gathering evidence; the multiple benefits of SUDS and designing for exceedance
Adam Baylis, Paul Shaffer, Chris Digman, Richard Ashley, Elliot Gill

SMARTeST modelling toolkit for multiscale decision making on flood resilient technology
Natasa Manojlovic, Thomas Naumann, Reinhard Schinke, Antonis Toumazis, Ioulia Tchiguirinskaia, Agathe Giangola-Murzyn, Daniel Schertzer, José-Frédéric Deroubaix, Bruno Barocca, Matthieu Spekkers

Conceptual model of city resilience to large-scale flood in a low-lying area in Tokyo
Yuto Shiozaki, Takaaki Kato, Hitoshi Nakamura

Study on Smart Water Grid in Korea: stable water supply using rainwater harvesting for flood preparedness
Woo Dalsik, Kim Seounghyun, Shin Sunghoon, Chae Sookwen, Jung Jongtae, Choi Gyehoon


A multi-layer flood safety approach towards resilient cities
Johannes Leskens, Marcel Boomgaard, Conny van Zuijlen, Peter Hollanders

CORFU project experience from the rapidly developing city of Dhaka, Bangladesh
S. M. Mahbubur Rahman, David M. Khan, Abu Saleh Khan, M. Monowar Hossain

Surface water flood warnings in England: An overview, assessment and recommendations based on survey responses and workshops
Susana Ochoa-Rodriguez, Laurie Thraves, Andy Johnston

Building urban resilience with flood defense and critical infrastructure network assets
Damien Serre, Mireia Balsells

Monitoring SUDS at Lamb Drove, Cambridgeshire
Richard Stevens, Fola Ogunyoye

Flood preparedness of private households and small businesses in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam
Heidi Kreibich, Philip Bubeck, Chinh Do

Public attitudes towards flooding and property level flood protection measures
Seth Owusu, Grant Wright, Scott Arthur

Urban design contribution to neighbourhood flood resilience: Proposition of a model analysis
Mireia Balsells, Bruno Barroca, Youssef Diab, Vincent Becue, Damien Serre

Effectiveness of flood resilience measures for Incheon Gyo watershed in Korea
Lian Guey Ler, Gyewoon Choi, Seong Joon Byeon




Flood preparedness of private households and businesses – a comparison between Vietnam and Germany
Chinh Do, Heidi Kreibich

Comparative analysis of flooding in Gothenburg, Sweden and Mumbai, India: A review
Johanna Sörensen, Arun Rana

Flood control of an overpass in downtown Beijing
Yuwen Zhou, Jian Zhao, Zilong Liu, Wei Li, Jing Zhang, Ying Tang

Modelling the effects of tsunami-induced forces on building facades
Jorge M. G. P. Isidoro, João M. C. Estêvã

Water circulation study for the development of Songdo waterfront canal system
Dongwoo Jang, Cristina Agafon, Gyewoon Choi

Community led model of flood resilient, sustainable shelter construction in Sindh Province, Pakistan
Bee Rowan

Performance of sustainable drainage for urban flood control, lessons from Europe and Asia
Carly Rose, Jessica Lamond

Strategy to enhance community preparedness in flood resiliency: Bangladesh experience
M. A. Quassem, Md. Waji Ullah, Muhammad Shifuddin Mahmud, Mobasher Bin Ansari

Thinking more broadly about flood resilience
Fola Ogunyoye, Nanco Dolman

New guidelines for flood flow assessment at hydrologic stations in Serbia
Borislava Blagojević, Vladislava Mihailović, Jasna Plavšić

Interaction between urban spatial organization and flood risk – Taipei case study (1895-1945)
Fang-Yu Hu, Nathalie Lancret, Gilles Hubert


Strengthening and redesigning European flood risk practices (STAR-FLOOD): Towards appropriate and resilient flood risk governance arrangements
Dries Hegger, Peter Driessen, Carel Dieperink, Mark Wiering, Tom Raadgever, Marleen van Rijswick

Global flood partnership
Tom De Groeve, Jutta Thielen



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