New criterion for the stability of a human body in floodwaters

Chanson, Hubert & Brown, Richard J. (2014) New criterion for the stability of a human body in floodwaters. [Working Paper] (Unpublished)

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The authors must be congratulated for their original and important study. The flooding of urbanised areas constitutes a hazard to the population and infrastructure. Floods through inundated urban environments have been studied only recently and few considered the potential impact of flowing waters on pedestrians...

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ID Code: 70541
Item Type: Working Paper
Refereed: No
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 28 Apr 2014 01:30
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2014 20:07

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