Journal of Flood Risk Management

Cover image for Vol. 7 Issue 3

Edited By: Prof. Paul Samuels

Impact Factor: 1.133

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 48/79 (Water Resources); 150/215 (Environmental Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1753-318X

Virtual Issues

Virtual Issues from Journal of Flood Risk Management

Operational Flood Management,

Published: 13 Nov 2009

Edited By: Slobodan P. Simonovic

Introduction: This Virtual Special Issue focuses on integrated operational aspects of flood risk management. It brings together papers recently published in the Journal in this particular field and will provide a valuable resource for researchers and practitioners.

Editorial: Managing flood risk, reliability and vulnerability
S. P. Simonovic

Flood insurance: from clients to global financial markets
W. Kron

Mapping Hurricane Rita inland storm tide
C. Berenbrock, R.R. Mason, Jr., S.F. Blanchard

Floods in Tabasco, Mexico: a diagnosis and proposal for courses of action
J. Aparicio, P.F. Martínez-Austria, A. Güitrón, A.I. Ramírez

Sources of uncertainty in flood inundation maps
J.D. Bales, C.R. Wagner

Use of a hydrodynamic model to forecast floods of Kalu River in Sri Lanka
K.D.W. Nandalal

Risk-based design of flood defence systems: a preliminary analysis of the optimal protection level for the New Orleans metropolitan area
S.N. Jonkman, M. Kok, M. van Ledden, J.K. Vrijling

Identifying and reducing inadequacies in flood warning processes: an Australian perspective
C. Keys, M. Cawood

Assessing the value of mitigation strategies in reducing the impacts of rapid-onset, catastrophic floods
W.M. Johnstone, B.J. Lence

Flood risk mapping in Europe, experiences and best practices
J. van Alphen, F. Martini, R. Loat, R. Slomp, R. Passchier

Communicating flood forecast uncertainty under operational circumstances
J. Cullmann