Special Session on Extreme Events in a Changing Climate

Introduction

In the context of climate change, extreme hydrological events are of major concern to the community. Spatio-temporal change in most of the hydrological variables is in active research focus. Assessment of climate change impact on the hydrologic variables are necessary to develop proper mitigation strategies. This session will focus on research activities in such related fields. 

Themes/Topics

Research papers on the following broad topics (non-exhaustive) are welcome:

  1. Flood and Drought analyses
  2. Streamflow assessment
  3. Reservoir operation
  4. Future climate and hydrology
  5. Change in precipitation
  6. Case studies on climate change impact assessment
  7. Mitigation strategies
  8. Policy making
  9. Remote sensing applications
  10. Surface and Ground water management under climate change

Programme chair

Prof. Rajib Maity
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Humboldt Fellow, Currently at KIT, IMK-IFU, Germany

Dr. Parakrama Karunaratne
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Advisory committee

Prof. Rajib Maity
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Humboldt Fellow, Currently at KIT, IMK-IFU, Germany

Prof. Ranjith Disanayake
University of Peradeniya, Sri lanka

Dr. Parakrama Karunaratne
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

 

     

It appears you don't have a PDF plugin for this browser. No biggie... you can click here to download the PDF file.

    

Important Dates

 


Manuscript Submission : 15th September 2016
Notification of Manuscript : 30th September 2016
Deadline of Submission of Camera Ready Version : 15th November 2016