Flood forecasting, hydrological modelling methods and approaches; Issues and challenges in flood early warning, Reservoir operations, GLOF, Dam Break, vis-à-vis, etc.
Spatial flood early warning, 2D simulations; Storm surge modeling, Challenges and issues, etc.
Advanced softwares and hardware available for flood early warning, its capabilities, data requirements,
ground instrumentation, drones, ALTM sensors, automatic data recorders, etc.
Impact of climate change on floods, flash floods forecast; extreme hydro-meteorological events now and in future;
role of satellite based rainfall forecast products and its accuracies, etc.
Urban flood Modelling and early warning; Recent trends & approaches in flood early warning, cause of urban flooding,
role of Doppler Weather Radar data in urban hydrology, ground instrumentation, data constraints, etc.
Role of satellite communications, remote sensing data, spatial database, Sensors & ground instrumentation for flood
early warning, disaster risk reduction techniques, field experiences, etc.