Oil Spill Risk Analysis Model and Its Application to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Using Historical Current and Wind Data

  1. Yonggang Liu,
  2. Amy Macfadyen,
  3. Zhen-Gang Ji and
  4. Robert H. Weisberg
  1. Zhen-Gang Z.-G. Ji,
  2. Walter R. W. R. Johnson and
  3. Zhen Z. Li

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2011GM001117

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

How to Cite

Ji, Z.-G. Z.-G., Johnson, W. R. W. R. and Li, Z. Z. (2011) Oil Spill Risk Analysis Model and Its Application to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Using Historical Current and Wind Data, in Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise (eds Y. Liu, A. Macfadyen, Z.-G. Ji and R. H. Weisberg), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2011GM001117

Author Information

  1. Bureau Of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation And Enforcement, U.S. Department Of The Interior, Herndon, Virginia, Usa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904856

Online ISBN: 9781118666753

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Keywords:

  • oil spill;
  • risk analysis;
  • OSRA;
  • Gulf of Mexico;
  • deepwater spill;
  • Deepwater Horizon

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Osra Model

  • Modeling Potential Oil Spills in the Gom

  • Summary and Conclusions