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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1349742
Description: With the release of the 2016 edition of Australian Rainfall and Runoff (ARR), this paper asks the question, from here to where? It focuses on the core business of ARR, which is the estimation of flood... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1346484
Description: A key aim of the Eastern Seaboard Climate Change Initiative (ESCCI) is understanding the effect of climate change on the eastern seaboard of Australia, and the implications for climate change adaptati... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1328576
Description: If risk-based criteria are used in the design of high hazard structures (such as dam spillways and nuclear power stations), then it is necessary to estimate the annual exceedance probability (AEP) of ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1324259
Description: Aims: Natural and anthropogenic changes in forests can have important influences on transpiration and water production. Understanding the effects of increasing disturbances, due for example to climate... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1347214
Description: Water distribution systems throughout the world are deteriorating in part due to corrosion of cast iron pipes. Developing a deeper understanding of the operational association with failure may lead to... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1336527
Description: East Coast Lows (ECLs) are intense low-pressure systems which occur over the subtropical east coasts of southern and northern hemisphere continents. ECLs are typically associated with gale force winds... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1346472
Description: This study tests the statistical properties of downscaled climate data, concentrating on the rainfall which is required for hydrology predictions used in water supply reservoir simulations. The datase... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1322357
Description: We introduce a novel methodology for measuring stand sapwood area (SA), which provides a useful indicator of evapotranspiration from forest stands. The method is demonstrated in a 73-year-old Eucalypt... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1339634
Description: One of the fundamental steps in regional rainfall frequency analysis is deciding the method by which rainfall stations are to be grouped together to form regions. This paper compares three methods of ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1336798
Description: Multi-objective optimization methods require many thousands of objective function evaluations. For urban water resource problems such evaluations can be computationally very expensive. The question as... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1330843
Description: Traditional approaches to secure urban water supply against drought typically rely on the evaluation of long-term drought risk without taking into consideration climate information that affects short ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1330861
Description: A widely known issue in daily rainfall simulation is that daily simulation models often underestimate the long term variability of observed rainfall, which can lead to an overestimation of reservoir r... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1058246
Description: The index flood method is widely used in regional flood frequency analysis (RFFA) but explicitly relies on the identification of ‘acceptable homogeneous regions’. This paper presents an alternative RF... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1333867
Description: The majority of the world's population, including most Australians, live in large urban centres that cannot function without adequate water supply. Failure of bulk water systems to supply minimum wate... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1330842
Description: This study performs statistical analysis of downscaled rainfall data, concentrating on the attributes important for hydrology predictions used in reservoir reliability simulations, specifically long-t... More
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