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Zhou, Zhengzheng (author), Smith, James A. (author), Yang, Long (author), Baeck, Mary Lynn (author), Chaney, Molly (author), ten Veldhuis, Marie-claire (author), Deng, Huiping (author), Liu, Shuguang (author)
We examine urban flood response through data-driven analyses for a diverse sample of “small” watersheds (basin scale ranging from 7.0 to 111.1 km<sup>2</sup>) in the Charlotte Metropolitan region. These watersheds have experienced extensive urbanization and suburban development since the 1960s. The objective of this study is to develop a...
journal article 2017
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Gaitan, S. (author), Ten Veldhuis, J.A.E. (author), Van de Giesen, N.C. (author)
An increase of urban flood risks is expected for the following decades not only because climate is becoming more extreme, but also because population and asset densities in cities are increasing. There is a need for models that can explain the damage process of urban flooding and support damage prevention. Recent improvements in flood modeling...
journal article 2015