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Human Geography

Nicklas Guldåker

Senior Lecturer, Deputy Head of Department

Human Geography

Method for cascading effect analysis in flooding events

Metod för att analysera kaskadeffekter vid översvämningar

Author

  • Björn Arvidsson
  • Jonas Johansson
  • Nicklas Guldåker
  • Linn Svegrup

Editor

  • Aronne Armanini
  • Elena Nucci

Summary, in English

A method is presented aiming at enabling more holistic flood risk management efforts by accounting for cascading effects that arise in critical infrastructure and vital societal functions in flooding events. The method is under development but shows promise in guiding national, regional and local risk management efforts in Sweden towards flooding events.

Department/s

  • Division of Risk Management and Societal Safety
  • Department of Human Geography

Publishing year

2018

Language

English

Pages

387-388

Publication/Series

Proceedings of the 5th IAHR EUROPE CONGRESS : New Challenges in Hydraulic Research and Engineering

Document type

Conference paper

Publisher

The International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR)

Topic

  • Infrastructure Engineering
  • Public Administration Studies

Conference name

5th IAHR EUROPE CONGRESS

Conference date

2018-06-12 - 2018-06-14

Conference place

Trento, Italy

Status

Published

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISBN: 978-981-11-2731-1