Frequency Analysis of Storm-Surge-Induced Flooding for the Huangpu River in Shanghai, China

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Ke, Qian; Jonkman, Sebastiaan N.; Gelder, Pieter H. A. J. M. van; Bricker, Jeremy D.;
(2018)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Journal of Marine Science and Engineering (issn: 2077-1312)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/jmse6020070
  • Subject: VM1-989 | protection level | Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering | frequency analysis | storm surge | flood risk | GC1-1581 | Huangpu River | Oceanography | OA-Fund TU Delft

Shanghai, as a coastal city, is vulnerable to various types of flooding. The floodwalls along the Huangpu River provide protection against typhoon-induced flooding. However, there is limited insight into the actual safety level of the flood defences in Shanghai, and rec... View more
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