Climate-resilient infrastructure : adaptive design and risk management / prepared by the Committee on Adaptation to a Changing Climate ; edited by Bilal M. Ayyub, Ph. D., P.E.

Author
American Society of Civil Engineers. Committee on Adaptation to a Changing Climate [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Reston, Virginia : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2018]
Description
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Editor
Series
ASCE manuals and reports on engineering practice ; no. 140. [More in this series]
Summary note
"MOP 140 provides guidance for developing or enhancing of methods for infrastructure analysis and design to achieve infrastructure resilience targets while minimizing life-cycle costs in a changing climate"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Chapter 1 Introduction
  • Chapter 2 A Changing Climate: Problem Definition
  • Chapter 3 Observational Method
  • Chapter 4 Characterization of Extremes and Monitoring
  • Chapter 5 Flood Design Criteria
  • Chapter 6 Flood Loads
  • Chapter 7 Adaptive Design and Risk Management
  • Chapter 8 Data and Information Sources
  • Appendixes
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 0784481903 ((pdf))
  • 9780784481905 ((electronic bk.))
OCLC
1056193349
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