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Kleijn van Willigen, G.K. (author), van Meerveld, H. (author)
The reliability and availability of the Dutch storm surge barriers are calculated by probabilistic risk assessment and various underlying risk analysis methods. These calculations, however, focus on the numerical probability of the storm surge barrier functioning adequately, and the implementation of the many constraints from the risk analysis...
conference paper 2016
Bakker, M.A.J. (author), van Heteren, S. (author), Vonhgen, L.M. (author), van der Spek, A.J.F. (author), van der Valk, B. (author)
Much of the Dutch coast has been subject to structural erosion. From 1990 onward, sand nourishments have been used under a government policy of dynamic preservation. Annual monitoring and field inspections show that the structural erosion has decreased or even turned into coastal progradation after 1990. The monitoring data concern only...
article 2012
Baart, F. (author), Bakker, M.A.J. (author), van Dongeren, A. (author), den Heijer, C. (author), van Heteren, S. (author), Smit, M.W.J. (author), van Koningsveld, M. (author), Pool, A. (author)
For the design of cost-effective coastal defence a precise estimate is needed of the 1/10 000 per year storm surge. A more precise estimate requires more observations. Therefore, the three greatest storm surges that hit the northern part of the Holland Coast in the 18th century are reconstructed. The reconstructions are based on paintings,...
article 2011