e-Newsletter Issue 43
2012 Bridging Big Data Infrastructure Workshop - Expediting the Network Science Landscape
Ezilla Used To Build a 1,000-person Classroom On the Cloud
NCHC Exhibits at IEEE MEMS 2013
Beginning a New Era in Cloud Computing –The NARL Appoints Dr. Ce-Kuen Shieh the NCHC's New Director
Wastewater's Role in Supplying Data Centers Electricity
OpenFlow--The Pioneer of the Future Internet?
 
The Elevation of Flood Simulation Technologies and the Control of Water Information

Taiwan averages 3.5 typhoons annually and many times that in torrential rains. Typhoons and torrential rains cause the most severe of Taiwan's natural disasters. Torrential rain and adverse natural conditions such as steep riverbeds are the main reasons for flooding. Typhoons occurring between June and October contribute to Taiwan’s annual rainfall the most. When rain is concentrated too densely within certain time or space, it tends to cause flooding on a large scale. Furthermore, due ...more