The purpose of this white paper is to: foster understanding and transparency of analytical methods necessary to update and describe climate, including possible changes in the frequency...

Incorporating Climate Science into Engineering Practice
This section provides a review of engineering practices and discusses how engineers canconsider climate change in their practice, given the uncertainty of the future....

Civil Engineering Sectors
This section reviews the challenges for engineering practice posed by climate variability for the following traditional infrastructure sectors and special themes....

Research, Development, and Demonstration Needs
Research, development and demonstration (RDD) is needed to advance recommended civil engineering practices and standards in order to effectively address climate change impacts. Wilbanks...

The U.S. Navy's Approach to Climate Change and Sea Level Rise

The Impact of Climate Change on the National Flood Insurance Program

Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Cities, 2050

Potential Impact of Climate Change on the GeoEnvironment

Effect of Climate Change on Landslide Behavior

Effects of Climate Change on Mine Waste Disposal in the Arctic

Underground Space: One Answer to the Future Energy, Sustainability and Climate Change Problems?

Projection of Water Needs: Case Study in Bloem Water Service Area, South Africa

Characteristics and Implications of Relict Carbonate Paleoshorelines
Throughout the Florida-Bahamas region, the accumulation of coastal carbonate deposits, excepting the present highstand, appears to be episodic. Back through time these deposits provide...

Turbulence, Bottom Boundary Conditions, and Sediment Transport in a Shallow Water Habitat
Field experiments were designed to explore the effects of vegetation on the hydrodynamics and sediment transport in Franks Tract, a shallow water habitat in the Sacramento-San Joaquin...

Water Yield Responses to High and Low Spatial Resolution Climate Change Scenarios in the Missouri River Basin
Water yield responses to two climate change scenarios of different spatial scales were compared. Responses were determined by applying the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) hydrologic...

Traffic-Calming Basics
The use of traffic calming measures, such as speed humps, traffic circles, and lane narrowings, is becoming more popular in the United States as a way to reduce vehicle speed and traffic...

Public Transport in Helsinki
Public transport's share of traffic has not improved in the 90s, although passenger volumes has risen. Improving public transport's share of traffic is important. In fact, there are many...

An Unsteady Finite Volume Circulation Model

A Parallel Finite Volume Scheme for Two Dimensional Hydrodynamic Flows

Swash Zone Velocity and Volumetric Measurement Using a Simple Video Technique





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