Key publications, Flood Resilience chair group

Key publications

  • Gersonius, B., Ashley, R., Pathirana, A. & Zevenbergen, C. (2013) Climate change uncertainty: building flexibility into water and flood risk infrastructure. Climatic Change. Volume 116, Issue 2, pp 411-423.
  • Pathirana, A., Denekew, H.B., Veerbeek, W., Zevenbergen, C. & Banda, A.T. (2014) Impact of urban growth-driven landuse change on microclimate and extreme precipitation – A sensitivity study. Atmospheric Research, Volume 138, Issue 1, pp. 59–72.
  • Zevenbergen, C., Veerbeek, W., Gersonius, B.  & Herk, S. van  (2008) Challenges in urban flood management: travelling across spatial and temporal scales. Journal of Flood Risk Management. Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 81-88.
  • Zevenbergen, C., Cashman, A., Evelpidou, N., Pasche. E. , Garvin. S., Ashley. R. (2010) Urban Flood Management. CRC Press, 340 pp, ISBN-10: 0415559448, ISBN-13: 978-0415559447.
  • Zevenbergen, C., Herk, S. van , Rijke, J.S., Kabat, P., Bloemen, P., Ashley, R., Speers, A., Gersonius, B.  & Veenbeek, W. (2012). Taming global flood disasters : lessons learned from Dutch experience. Natural Hazards. Volume 65, Issue 3, pp 1-9.

Recent publications

  • Ahmed, F., Gersonius, B., Veerbeek, W., Shah Alam Khan, M., Wester, P. (in press) The Role of Extreme Events in Reaching Adaptation Tipping Points - A Case Study of Flood Risk Management in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Under review at Journal of Water and Climate Change.
  • Clemens, M., Rijke, J., Pathirana, A., Quan, N.H. (2014) Effective Stakeholder Analysis for Urban Flood Resilience in Vietnam Using Design Proposition. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Sarawak, Malaysia, 7-12 September 2014.
  • Gersonius, B., Ashley, R, Rijke, J., Rodriguez, C., Wong, T., Zevenbergen, C. (2014) An interpretation of 'water sensitivity' and 'resilience' that advances application with respect flood and drought risk management. 6th International Conference on Flood Management, Sao Paolo, Brazil, 16-18 September 2014.
  • Gersonius, B., Kelder, E.T.G., Anema, K., Van Herk, S. and Zevenbergen, C. (2014) Adaptation measures and pathways for flood risk in Dordrecht. 6th International conference on flood management, September 2014, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Nguyen Hong Quan, Ho Long Phi, Pham Gia Tran, AsselaPathirana, Mohanasundar Radhakrishnan, Chau Nguyen XuanQuang, 2014. Urban retention basin in developing city: from theoretical effectiveness to practical feasibility. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Sarawak, Malaysia, 7-12 September 2014
  • Nguyen, H. Q., T. T. N. Huynh, P. van der Steen, L. P. Ho, A Pathirana, D. H. nguyen, M. Baino-Salingay, 2014. Water pollution and health risk caused by urban flooding in Can Tho city: lessons learnt from the field campaigns 2013. The 19th Congress of the Asia and Pacific Division of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Reseach (The 19th IAHR-APD), Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Pathirala, A., Ho Long Phi, Nguyen Hong Quan, Chau Nguyen Xuan Quang, Berry Gersonius, Ky Quang Vinh, Chris Zevenbergen. Urbanizing areas in the Mekong delta and climate change adaptation – the PRoACC2U approach. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Sarawak, Malaysia, 7-12 September 2014
  • Radhakrishnan, M., Chau Nguyen Xuan Quang, Assela Pathirana, Ho Long Phi, and Nguyen Hong Quan, Richard M Ashley, 2014. Retrofitting urban drainage capacity to cope with change: A case study for Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe Basin change in Ho Chi Minh city. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Sarawak, Malaysia, 7-12 September 2014
  • Radhakrishnan, M., Chau Nguyen Xuan Quang, Assela Pathirana, Ho Long Phi, and Nguyen Hong Quan, Richard M Ashley, 2014. Evaluation of Retrofitting Options in Urban Drainage Systems based on Flexibility: A Case Study For Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe Basin in Ho Chi Minh City. HIC 2014 – 11th International Conference on Hydroinformatics "Informatics and the Environment: Data and Model Integration in a Heterogeneous Hydro World", New York, USA August 17 – 21, 2014
  • Rijke, J. (2014) Delivering change. Towards fit-for-purpose governance of adaptation to flooding and drought. PhD thesis. TUDelft/IHE Delft, ISBN 978-1-138-02633-9, CRC Press/Balkema, Leiden, Netherlands.
  • Rijke, J., Hertogh, M., Zevenbergen, C., (2014) A comparison of financial arrangements for realising adaptation projects. 2nd International Conference on Deltas in times of Climate Change, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 24-26 September 2014.  
  • Rijke, J., Salinas Rodriguez, C., Gersonius, B., Zevenbergen, C. (2014) Emergence and application of adaptive delta management in the Netherlands. 2nd International Conference on Deltas in times of Climate Change, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 24-26 September 2014.  
  • Rijke, J., van Herk, S., Zevenbergen, C., Ashley, R., Hertogh, M., ten Heuvelhof, E. (2014) Programme success through aligning project and programme management. International Journal of Project Management.
  • Rijke, J., Vessels Smith, J., Gersonius, B., Van Herk, S., Pathirana, A., Ashley, R., Wong, T., Zevenbergen, C. (in press) Operationalising resilience to drought: multi-layered safety for flooding applied to droughts. Journal of Hydrology.
  • Salinas Rodriguez, C., Ashley, R., Gersonius, B., Rijke, J., Pathirana, A., Zevenbergen, C. (2014) Incorporation and application of flood resilience in the context of water sensitive cities. WIREs Water.
  • Salingay, M.L.B., van der Steen, P., Pathirana, A., Rijke, J., Quan, N.H., Zevenbergen, C., Vinh, K.Q. (2014) Flood-related Water Quality Assessment and Management in  Can-Tho City, Vietnam. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Sarawak, Malaysia, 7-12 September 2014.
  • Van Herk, S. 2014. Delivering integrated flood risk management; governance of collaboration, learning and adaptation. TU Delft & IHE Delft PhD thesis, CRC Press/Balkema, Leiden. ISBN 978-1-138-02632-2
  • Van Herk, S., Rijke, J., Zevenbergen, C. (2014) From policy concepts to delivery of integrated flood risk management. 2nd International Conference on Deltas in times of Climate Change, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 24-26 September 2014. 
  • Van Herk, S., Rijke, J., Zevenbergen, C., Ashley, R., (2013) Understanding the transition to integrated flood risk management in the Netherlands. Journal of Environmental Innovations and Societal Transitions (EIST). doi: 10.1016/j.eist.2013.11.001. In press
  • Van Herk, S., Rijke, J., Zevenbergen, C., Ashley, R. (2014) Transition of River Basin Management in the Netherlands through instrumental social learning in multi-level governance arrangements. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions Journal.
  • Van Herk, S., Rijke, J., Zevenbergen, C., Ashley, R., ten Heuvelhof, E. (2014) Attributes for integrated Flood Risk Management projects; case study Room for the River. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management.
  • Van Herk, S., Rijke, J., Zevenbergen, C., Ashley, R., Besseling, B. (in press) Adaptive co-management and network learning in the Room for the River programme. Journal of Environmental Planning & Management. doi: 10.1080/09640568.2013.873364