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Dokumenttyp:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Autor(en):
Heimhuber, Valentin; Hannemann, Johann-Christian; Rieger, Wolfgang 
Titel:
Flood risk management in remote and impoverished areas-a case study of Onaville, Haiti 
Abstract:
In this study, geographic information system (GIS)-based hydrologic and hydraulic modeling was used to perform a flood risk assessment for Onaville, which is a fairly new, rapidly growing informal settlement that is exposed to dangerous flash-flood events. Since records of historic floods did not exist for the study area, design storms with a variety of significant average return intervals (ARIs) were derived from intensity-duration-frequency (IDF) curves and transformed into design floods via r...    »
 
Stichworte:
DEM; TanDEM-X; HEC-HMS; HEC-RAS; mapping drone; hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; flood risk analysis; flood risk management; flash-flood; Canaan, Haiti 
Dewey Dezimalklassifikation:
620 Ingenieurwissenschaften 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Water (Switzerland) 
Jahr:
2015 
Band / Volume:
Monat:
Jul 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
3832-3860 
Reviewed:
ja 
Sprache:
en 
Verlag / Institution:
MDPI AG 
Verlagsort:
Basel 
Angenommen (von Zeitschrift):
19.06.2015 
Publikationsdatum:
14.07.2015 
TUM Einrichtung:
Lehrstuhl für Landschaftsarchitektur und öffentlichen Raum 
CC-Lizenz:
by, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0