Event Detail

EWR Virtual Seminar "HEC-RAS - Dam Breach Analysis" (1 PDH)

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 6:00pm

Chris Goodell is the Principal Consultant for H&H at Kleinschmidt Associates and works out of the Portland, Oregon office. He is a registered professional engineer and diplomate of water resources engineering. Chris has over 25 years of experience in water resources engineering with a specialization in computational hydraulics and probabilistic modeling. He is a former developer of HEC-RAS and is the author of the blog The RAS Solution, the popular book “Breaking the HEC-RAS Code, and co-host of the Full Momentum vodcast.

Chris will be discussing techniques for dam breach modeling using the HEC-RAS software program, covering both the conventional breach parameter definition and the Simplified Physical breach approach. He will also discuss strategies for building fast and stable HEC-RAS dam breach models. Chris will conclude the talk with a discussion on probabilistic dam breach modeling using McBreach with HEC-RAS. A free version of McBreach will be available for all that attend.

Speaker(s)

Chris Goodell, Kleinschmidt Associates

Location

Virtual Zoom (link to be emailed following registration)

Registration

RSVP: Please register by September 9th at 12:00 PM by Clicking Here

Fees: FREE for Members, $10 for Non-Members

Questions: Eric Lindhult (e) eric.lindhult@gmail.com (p) 215-852-0068