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Probabilistic risk mapping for oil spill in Barcelona harbor using CMEMS downscaling products (SAMOA)

Author
Cerralbo, P.; Mestres, M.; Grifoll, M.; Romo, J.; García Sotillo, M.; Espino, M.; Álvarez, E.; Sanchez-arcilla, A.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018
Date of publication
2018
Presentation's date
2018-04-12
Book of congress proceedings
EGU 2018: Geophysical Research Abstracts vol. 20: Vienna, Austria: April 8-13, 2018
First page
1
Last page
1
URL
https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2018/EGU2018-12683.pdf Open in new window
Abstract
The capacity of port authorities to respond swiftly to oil spills is fundamental to limit their impact within the harbor’s influence zone. Operational systems (OS) constitute a convenient tool to reinforce the short-term response capability and to improve the general port turn-out. SAMOA project, launched by Puertos del Estado (PdE), is the latest PdE initiative to promote the delivery of customized operational met-ocean information to the Spanish Port Authorities to improve their decision-mak...
Group of research
BIT - Barcelona Innovative Transportation
LIM/UPC - Maritime Engineering Laboratory

Participants