Definition and solution of a stochastic inverse problem for the Manning’s n parameter field in hydrodynamic models

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Butler, T.; Graham, L.; Estep, D.; Dawson, C.; Westerink, J.J.;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Advances in water resources,volume 78,pages60-79 (issn: 0309-1708)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4415439, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.01.011
  • Subject: generalized contour | induced probability measure | measure theory | Water Science and Technology | Article | ADCIRC | Manning’s n cofficient | condition | set-valued inverse solutions | stochastic inverse problems | storm surge | shallow water equations | parameter estimation

The uncertainty in spatially heterogeneous Manning’s n fields is quantified using a novel formulation and numerical solution of stochastic inverse problems for physics-based models. The uncertainty is quantified in terms of a probability measure and the physics-based mo... View more