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Risikostyring i kommuner?
(Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2013)
Wind Chill Effect in Cold Climate: Study of Wind Chill Effect Using Infrared Imaging
(Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2016)
Wind chill factor is explained as the cooling sensation due to the exposure of wind temperature environment. The wind chill factor depends on air temperature, wind velocity and humidity. Wind chill poses serious health risks. Various wind chill index models are given in literature. In order to understand the wind chill effect, it is important to understand the phenomenon of heat transfer. There are ...
Overcoming Barriers to Proactive Response in Slow-onset Disasters
(Research report; Forskningsrapport, 2019)
Disasters differ markedly in their speed of manifestation, which in turn greatly affects how researchers as well as authorities interpret and respond to them. In theory, disasters with a gradual and creeping onset are easier to manage than sudden and unexpected ones. However, the unfortunate reality is that hazards with a slow-onset are often ignored, left smouldering in the background, while their ...