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  • Developing a decision support tool for the positioning and sizing of vortex flow controls in existing sewer systems 

    Newton, C; Jarman, D; Memon, Fayyaz; Andoh, R; Butler, D (Elsevier, 2014)
    This paper describes the development of a decision support tool for the positioning and sizing of vortex flow controls in existing sewer systems. The tool aims to prioritise the placement of vortex flow controls primarily ...
  • Flood Damage Model Guidelines 

    Hammond, M; Chen, AS; Butler, D; Djordjević, S (University of Exeter, 2014)
    This report outlines the framework for the damage model that should be applied in the project. The intended readership of the report is project partners who will be assessing flood damage in the different case study ...
  • Flood Impact Assessment Literature Review 

    Hammond, M; Djordjević, S; Butler, D; Chen, AS (University of Exeter, 2014)
    This report is a literature review on flood damage approaches and models with suggestion for model adaption, including the report on assessed damages in case study cities.
  • Flood impact assessment under climate change scenarios in central Taipei area, Taiwan 

    Hsu, MH; Chen, CH; Chang, CH; Liu, WC; Chang, TJ; Lin, YC; Chen, AS; Hammond, MJ; Djordjević, S; Butler, D (Centre for Water Systems, University of Exeter, 2013-09)
    Providing effective information regarding flood control for responding climate change is essential to future flood risk management for cities. This study simulated and assessed the impacts of flooding for future climate ...
  • Flood impacts on road transportation using microscopic traffic modelling technique 

    Pyatkova, K; Chen, AS; Djordjevic, S; Butler, D; Vojinović, Z; Abebe, YA; Hammond, MJ (-, 2015-05-06)
    The research presented in this paper proposes a novel methodology for modelling the impacts of floods on traffic. Often flooding is a complex combination of various causes (coastal, fluvial and pluvial). Further, ...
  • Health Impacts Model 

    Hammond, M; Mark, O; Djordjević, S; Butler, D; Chen, AS; Domingo, NDS; Jørgensen, C; Khan, DM (University of Exeter, 2014-08-08)
    This report presents the draft outline of the CORFU Health Impacts Model. The model consists of assessing the risk to human health in four steps:  Hazard identification  Hazard characterisation (or dose-response ...
  • Implications of Urban Form on Water Distribution Systems Performance 

    Farmani, R; Butler, D (Springer Verlag, 2013-11-07)
    This paper presents the results of an investigation into the relationship between urban form and the performance of a water distribution system. The effect of new development or redevelopment on the performance of an ...
  • An Investigation into Domestic Water Consumption and Water Use Habits in Indian Urban Areas 

    Sadr, SMK; Jain, A; Gulati, S; Memon, Fayyaz; Hussein, W; Duncan, AP; Savić, Dragan; Butler, D (Water Efficiency Network, 2015-08-05)
    Aim: To explore the relation between water consumption and water use behaviour and attitudes, and devices applied in households in urban areas in India. Methodology and study site: This paper presents the results of a ...
  • Multi-objective optimisation of wastewater treatment plant control to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. 

    Sweetapple, C; Fu, G; Butler, D (Elsevier, 2014-05-15)
    This study investigates the potential of control strategy optimisation for the reduction of operational greenhouse gas emissions from wastewater treatment in a cost-effective manner, and demonstrates that significant ...
  • Rainwater Harvesting Typologies for UK Houses: A Multi Criteria Analysis of System Configurations 

    Melville-Shreeve, P; Ward, SL; Butler, D (MDPI, 2016-04-01)
    Academic research and technological innovation associated with rainwater harvesting (RWH) systems in the UK has seen a shift of emphasis in recent years. Traditional design approaches use whole life cost assessments that ...
  • Reliable, resilient and sustainable water management: the Safe & SuRe approach 

    Butler, D; Ward, S; Sweetapple, C; Astaraie-Imani, M; Diao, K; Farmani, R; Fu, G (Wiley, 2016-06-17)
    Global threats such as climate change, population growth, and rapid urbanization pose a huge future challenge to water management, and, to ensure the ongoing reliability, resilience and sustainability of service provision, ...
  • Risk-Based Water Quality Management in an Integrated Urban Wastewater System under Future Uncertainties 

    Astaraie-Imani, M; Kapelan, Z; Butler, D (International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), 2012)
    Climate change and urbanisation are key factors potentially affecting the future of water quality and quantity in urbanised catchments and are associated with significant degrees of uncertainty. Maintaining or even ...
  • Towards resource-efficient and service-oriented integrated infrastructure operation 

    Roelich, K; Knoeri, C; Steinberger, JK; Varga, L; Blythe, PT; Butler, D; Gupta, R; Harrison, GP; Martin, C; Purnell, P (Elsevier, 2015-03-01)
    Infrastructure is a means to an end: it is built, maintained and expanded in order to enable the functioning of society. Present infrastructure operation is characterised by: governance based on unmanaged growing demand, ...