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  • Hierarchical decomposition of water distribution systems for background leakage assessment 

    Diao, K.; Guidolin, Michele; Fu, Guangtao; Farmani, Raziyeh; Butler, David (Elsevier, 2014)
    This study applies hierarchical decomposition to solve the background leakage control-oriented optimal design problem for the C-Town distribution system. Specifically, the system is first divided into 33 clusters organized ...
  • A new approach to urban water management: Safe and Sure 

    Butler, David; Farmani, Raziyeh; Fu, Guangtao; Ward, Sarah; Diao, K.; Astaraie-Imani, Maryam (Elsevier, 2014)
    This paper introduces a new approach to water management that is 'Safe & SuRe'. This includes presenting a conceptual framework to link the emerging threats of climate change and variability, rapid urbanization and population ...
  • Scenario archetypes: converging rather than diverging themes 

    Hunt, Dexter V.L.; Lombardi, D. Rachel; Atkinson, Stuart; Barber, Austin R.G.; Barnes, Matthew; Boyko, Christopher T.; Brown, Julie; Bryson, John; Butler, David; Caputo, Silvio; Caserio, Maria; Coles, Richard; Cooper, Rachel F.D.; Farmani, Raziyeh; Gaterell, Mark; Hale, James; Hales, Chantal; Hewitt, C. Nicholas; Jankovic, Lubo; Jefferson, I.; Leach, J.; MacKenzie, A. Rob; Memon, Fayyaz; Sadker, Jon P.; Weingaertner, Carina; Whyatt, J. Duncan; Rogers, Chris D.F. (2012)
    Future scenarios provide challenging, plausible and relevant stories about how the future could unfold. Urban Futures (UF) research has identified a substantial set (>450) of seemingly disparate scenarios published over ...
  • Scenario-based sustainable water management and urban regeneration 

    Farmani, Raziyeh; Butler, David; Hunt, Dexter V.L.; Memon, Fayyaz; Abdelmeguid, Hossam; Ward, Sarah; Rogers, Chris D.F. (ICE Publishing, 2012)
    Deployable output (source availability) from water resources in north west England is predicted to decrease over the next 25 years. Alternative supply management strategies are planned to help avoid a deficit in the ...
  • Urban futures and the code for sustainable homes 

    Hunt, Dexter V.L.; Lombardi, D. Rachel; Farmani, Raziyeh; Jefferson, I.; Memon, Fayyaz; Butler, David; Rogers, Chris D.F. (ICE Publishing, 2012)
    A 6?6 ha (66 000 m2) regeneration site, commonly referred to as Luneside East, is to be turned from a run down, economically under-achieving area of Lancaster, UK, into a new, distinctive, vibrant, sustainable quarter of ...
  • A web-based platform for water efficient households 

    Kossieris, P.; Kozanis, S.; Hashmi, A.; Katsiri, E.; Vamvakeridou-Lyroudia, Lydia S.; Farmani, Raziyeh; Makropoulos, C.; Savic, Dragan (Elsevier, 2014)
    The advent of ICT services on water sector offers new perspective towards sustainable water management. This paper presents an innovative web-based platform, targeting primarily the household end-users. The platform enables ...