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A climate conditioned catastrophe risk model for UK flooding
New research from Bates et al. describes the creation of a transparent flood model for the UK that simulates pluvial, fluvial and coastal flood risks for 10 different return periods.
Comparison of estimated flood exposure and consequences generated by different event-based inland flood inundation maps
New research from Gutenson, J. L. and others, including Fathom’s Chief Research Officer Dr Oliver Wing, compares the estimated impact and exposure to flooding generated by different event-based flood inundation maps.
Use of hydrological models in global stochastic flood modeling
An investigation into the effectiveness of using synthetic gauge data from global hydrological models as input data for global stochastic modeling.
Uneven burden of urban flooding
Who floods? A commentary on the uneven burden of urban flooding in Nature Sustainability.
Urbanizing the floodplain: global changes of imperviousness in flood-prone areas
Are floodplains becoming more built on over time? Using new global satellite data, Kostas Andreadis in this paper shows floodplain urbanization has almost doubled since 1985.
Social inequalities in climate change-attributed impacts of Hurricane Harvey
This research uses attribution science to examine the influence that climate change had on the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey in 2017.