Analysis of the Causes and Triggering Events of Disastrous Torrent Flood
A disastrous torrent flood on the Vlasina River of 26 June 1988 was of unprecedented intensity in Yugoslavia. The catchment area affected by the catastrophe covered more than 1000 km2...

Protecting Human Health: Keeping Science in Risk Assessment and Balance in Risk-Based Regulations

Does Current Cancer Risk Assessment Harm Health?

Where is the Pendulum Now? Do We Really Know?

Catastrophic Hurricanes May Become Frequent Events in Caribbean and Along the United States East and Gulf Coasts

Reducing the Risks of Severe Windstorm Disaster; an International Perspective

Critical Issues in Post Disaster Code Enforcement

Risk-Based Decision Making in Water Resources VI
This proceedings, Risk-Based Decision Making in Water Resources VI, contains edited papers presented at the sixth Engineering Foundation Conference...

In-Situ Treatment of Hazardous Sediment

National Water Resources Regulation
Where is the Environmental Pendulum Now?
This proceedings, National Water Resources Regulation - Where is the Environmental Pendulum Now?, presents papers from the Specialty Conference...

Quality Assurance for Hazardous-Waste Projects
An important aspect of an environmental Quality Assurance (QA) Program, as with any system designed to improve quality of performance, is the specification of objectives which, if met,...

Risk of Extreme and Catastrophic Events
Assessing the extreme tails of a probability distribution, where events of very low probability can nevertheless lead to catastrophic outcomes, is one of the most widely discussed and...

Numerical Studies of Radionuclide Migration in Layered Porous Media

Radiation Effects from Uranium Ore Bodies

Negotiating Equity for Management of DOE Wastes

Determining Plutonium Concentration in Solution Using a Germanium Crystal and a New L X-Ray/γ-Ray Spectrographic Method

An Integrated Shell (ROSS3) for Transport Modeling, Visualization, and Data Management
A model shell (ROSS3) which does visualization, data management, and modeling transport of oil and chemical spills in inland waters all within a single integrated unit is presented. Numerous...

Transport Process of Surface Liquid Spills
A mathematical model simulating the scenarios of surface liquid spills is presented in this paper. This model describes the advance front and recession curves of surface spills based on...

Environmental Effects of Flooding at a USCG Base
In July of 1993, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Base St. Louis facility was flooded. As the flood waters receded and cleanup efforts were initiated, a number of environmental issues had to...

The Present State-of-the-Art of Immobilization of Hazardous Heavy Metals in Cement-Based Materials





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