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DAM BREACH MODELING – AN OVERVIEW OF ANALYSIS METHODS

@inproceedings{Wahl2010DAMBM,
  title={DAM BREACH MODELING – AN OVERVIEW OF ANALYSIS METHODS},
  author={T. Wahl},
  year={2010}
}
The two primary tasks in the analysis of a potential dam failure are the prediction of the reservoir outflow hydrograph and the routing of that hydrograph through the downstream valley to determine dam failure consequences. When populations at risk are located close to a dam, it is important to accurately predict the breach outflow hydrograph and its timing relative to events in the failure process that could trigger the start of evacuation efforts. This paper provides an overview of the… Expand

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