Impact of climate change on infrastructures
Reference persons BERNARDINO CHIAIA
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Thesis type EXPERIMENTAL AND SIMULATIONS
Description Among the specific cases to study in order to understand the mechanisms through which climate change leads to increased socioeconomic risk, one is the impact on infrastructures (transportation, energy, communication). We need to investigate this impact quantitatively, for example when related to flooding, large variation of the average temperature and of its extreme values, ice melting and permafrost transformation in cold regions.
Required skills Engineering and Structural Mechanics, Geology and Geotechnics
Deadline 20/08/2021 PROPONI LA TUA CANDIDATURA