2017-issue-2-item07 - Delft-FEWS
FEWS news: issue 2, 2017
Delft-FEWS research and applicatons at EGU 2017
Are you attending the European Geosciences Union conference in April 2017 and struggling with the overwhelming choice of sessions? Some of our Delft-FEWS experts are involved in organizing several topical sessions at EGU. If you are interested in seeing some concrete applications of Delft-FEWS systems for research, innovation and data management in a wide field of water-related natural hazards and forecasting, you could visit the following sessions or presentations. Look for the abstracts and sessions online at egu2017.eu.
Session HS4.5/NH1.13 – Femke Davids
Session HS4.3/AS4.36/NH1.12 – Jan Verkade
Session HS4.2/NH1.11 – Albrecht Weerts
Session HS4.4 – Micha Werner
Some examples of applied (research) abstracts using Delft-FEWS functionalities are verification of weather models, making a hydrological research data set for operational forecasting, comparison of data assimilation techniques, developing flood impact forecasting, and practical applications of forecasting systems in the world.