Poster Presentations

A full list of posters accepted for presentation at ICFM7, grouped by topic and listed with presenting author. Information for poster presenters is available here. All posters will be considered for the Erich Plate Poster prize, to be judged my members of the ICFM7 Ad Hoc Committee. The prize is offered in recognition of the contributions of noted author and educator Erich J. Plate; consideration will be given to both technical content and visual appeal. Student posters as indicated at the time of abstract submission will be considered for a separate poster prize. The author and co-authors of both winning poster presentations will receive a free one year subscription to the Journal of Flood Risk Management courtesy of Wiley. 

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Climate change impacts

59. Effectiveness of climate change adaptation measures: Working towards a science-evidence base
Dr Ralph Schielen, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment-Rijkswaterstaat, Netherlands
61. Flood Damage Assessment in the Selected River Basins of Asian Developing Countries under Climate Change
Dr Badri Bhakta Shrestha, International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM), Public Works Research Institute (PWRI) Japan
84. Quantitative evaluation on the changes of the flood-season streamflow caused by climate change and human activities in Yanhe River Basin of the Loess Plateau
Dr Chuanzhe Li, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China
291. Global projection of river flood risk considering autonomous adaptation
Dr Yukiko Hirabayashi, The University of Tokyo, Japan
312. Study on the Temporal Downscaling using Observed Minutely Rainfall Data Climate change impacts
Dr Min-Seok Kim, Urban Flood Research Institute, Republic of Korea

Community and social resilience

69. Human response to flood events: Exploring the emergence of learning dynamics
Dr Johanna Mård, Uppsala, University Sweden
204. How can community approaches to flood resilience add value. Slow the Flow: Calderdale – a Citizen Science approach to resilience
Mr Robin Gray, Pennine Prospects/ South Pennines Local Nature Partnership, United Kingdom
280. The prevention of the elderly against the risks of floods in Algeria (case of the Biskra region)
Mr Abderrahmane, Noui Scientific and Technical Research Center on Arid Regions – CRSTRA – Biskra, Algeria.
299. An overview of warning communication systems in flood hazards and its impact on flood risk reduction
Ms Sara Alonso, UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Netherlands
342. Recovery – How to incorporate this into the Multi-Layer Safety Concept
Ms Mie Thomsen, Danish Coastal Authority, Denmark
379. Street of hope: a resilient case of optimism for the future in Brazil
Prof Newton, Moura Universidade de Fortaleza Brazil

Design of defences

239. The case study Natzschung River – A necessary crossover between technical and natural flood retention?
Dr Jens Bölscher, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
253. Economical arrangement for flood management
Mr Mosbah Ben Said, Scientific and Technical Research Center on Arid Regions -CRSTRA -Biskra, Algeria
380. On modified Hazard and Exposure: a case study on flood Risk change after a structural intervention
Dr Susanna Naso, University of Messina, Italy
410. Geodetic Support for Flood Risk Management in Thailand
Ms Rattikarn Khambud, Technical University of Munich, Germany
412. Innovative solutions to reduce flood risk in Leeds
Mr Peter Charlesworth, Mott MacDonald Ltd, United Kingdom
413. Totnes Flood Defence Improvements
Ms Yvonne Murphy, Mott MacDonald Ltd, United Kingdom
414. Level 2 BIMS – Stonehaven Flood Prevention Scheme
Mr Laurence Cload, Mott MacDonald Ltd, United Kingdom

Designing for uncertainty

225. Improving the specification of resilience measures in new builds through rigorous testing
Mr Martin Dolan, Oxford Brookes University and Aquobex, United Kingdom
260. Atmosphere-catchment nexus: An attribution to compound events pertaining to floods along the Dutch coast
Mr Sonu Khanal, Futurewater, Netherlands

Economic impacts, loss of life and damage estimation

86. Consequences of breaches in canal systems on flood risk
Mr Stephan Rikkert, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
128. Assessment and Management of Bidasoa Basin Flood Risk
Ms Elena Martínez, INCLAM, S.A. Spain
153. Agent-based modelling to study the effects of shocks with a focus on indirect losses to businesses and supply chains
Ms Friederike Holz, Flood Hazard Research Centre at Middlesex University, United Kingdom
335. Multi-risk conflicts in flood protection measures
Chiara Arrighi, University of Florence, Italy


46. Federal Policy for Flood Resilience in the United States
Mr Mark Roupas, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, United States
190. Needs for Autonomous Evacuation Under Climate Change
Mr Toshihiko Okamoto, Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering, Japan
249. Design of strategies for Integrated Flood Management to guide implementation in policy and practice
Mr Herman Van der Most, Delt, Netherlands

Impact on infrastructure

73. Effects of man-made terrain features in flood estimation
Mr Viktor Pavlov, United Utilities, United Kingdom

Modelling and hydroinformatics (i)

36. Application of fuzzy set theory in difuse wave models to study uncertainties during flood routing
Ms Patricia Castro, UFC – Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
40. Ensemble stage and discharge forecasting for rivers in the Netherlands
Mr Robert Slomp, Rijkswaterstaat, Netherlands
41. Flood forecasting in the Netherlands for coastal areas
Mr Robert Slomp, Rijkswatestaat, Netherlands
81. Simulation of Tsunami Inundation in City Scale Model
Mr Takuya, Miyashita CTI Japan
85. Variations of Bankfull Discharge in Lower Reaches of Yellow River Channel and its Influence Upon Flood Control
Mr Chen Jianguo, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China
141. Reproducing the June 2007 Hull floods using radar rainfall
Mr Laurent Courty, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico
163. The effect of prediction the flood zone with Using a mathematical model (Mike Flood) on river flood management in Dez and Karun rivers
Mr Seyed Ebrahim Hosseini Khouzestan, Water and Power Authority, Islamic Republic of Iran
179. Ice Jams Predicting Based on Neural Networks Model in Heilongjiang River
Prof Tao Wang, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China
196. Application of dual frequency ground penetrating radar for ice jam flood prevention
Mr Hui Fu, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China

Modelling and hydroinformatics (ii)

210. Predicting geomorphically-induced flood risk for the Nepalese Terai communities
Ms Elizabeth Dingle, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
217. Analysis on SWMM Applicability in Rural Watershed Basin
Mr Ho-Young Kang, Urban Flood Research Institute, Republic of Korea
233. MERIT DEM: “Multi-Error-Removed Improved-Terrain DEM” for Global Flood Modelling
Dr Dai Yamazaki, JAMSTEC, Japan
261. Socio-hydrological flood models
Ms Marlies Barendrecht Vienna University of Technology, Austria
290. A study on Hydrological Effect of Typhoons in the Gamcheon Basin
Mr Ji-Hyeok Choi Urban Flood Research Institute, Republic of Korea
322. Quantifying sensitivity and uncertainty in a global flood model
Mr Cain Moylan, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
357. Flood frequency analysis using converging Flood-Duration-Frequency (Q-D-F) model APPLICATION TO WADI ABIODH, BISKRA (ALGERIA)
Mr Hachemi Ali, Scientific and Technical Research Center on Arid Regions -CRSTRA -Biskra, Algeria.
360. Flood inundation modelling in data sparse deltas – The case of the Mekong Delta
Mr Laurence Hawker, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
371. Simulation of a drainage network segment in Maringá, Paraná, through the use of SWMM
Dr Cristhiane Okawa, State University of Maringá, Brazil

Rainfall forecasting

83. A coupled atmospheric-hydrologic modeling system for flood forecasting with real-time data assimilation
Dr Jia Liu, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China

Risk mapping

229. Floods Risks in Saharan Regions – Case of Bechar City
Mr Mohammed Amin Hafanoui, Scientific and Technical Research Center on Arid Regions -CRSTRA -Biskra, Algeria

Sustainable approaches to flood risk management – “Blue-Green” or “Sponge” Cities

355. A lucky strike: unintentional flood risk reduction by traditional riverine land management in the Sió River basin (NE Iberian Peninsula)
Mr Jordi Tuset, University of Lleida, Spain
377. The Implementation of Sustainable Flood Risk Management
Mrs Nurul Mohd, De Montfort University, United Kingdom

Urban flood risk management

72. Scientific Knowledge Based Decision Making for Disaster Reduction: How was the problem of informal settlers resolved?
Dr Mikio Ishiwatari, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan
133. Valuing Systemic Resilience in Urban Flood Risk Management
Dr David Dawson University of Leeds, United Kingdom
257. Economic evaluation of potential adaptation strategies against sea level rise in Los Angeles County
Mr Lars de Ruig, VU University Amsterdam – Institute for Environmental Studies, Netherlands
297. Formative Scenario Analysis for the definition of consistent system scenarios to evaluate the effectiveness of non-structural measures in flood risk management
Dr Susanna Naso, University of Messina, Italy
372. Solid Waster and the Problem of Urban Floods
Dr Cristhiane Okawa, State University of Maringá, Brazil
405. Numerical Simulation and Risk Analysis of Urban Dam-break Flood Based on MIKE FLOOD
Weiqi Wang, South China University of Technology, China
406. The Effect of Deep Tunnel and LID on Urban Stormwater Management in Guangzhou of China
Jiajun Zeng, South China University of Technology, China