**Ming X**, Xu W, Li Y *et al. *(2015) Quantitative multi-hazard risk assessment with vulnerability surface and hazard joint return period. *Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment*, 29(1): 35-44.

**Smith LS**, Liang Q, James P, Lin W (2014) Assessing the utility of social media as a data source for flood risk management using a real-time modelling framework, *Journal of Flood Risk Management*. [under review]

Liang Q, **Smith LS** (2014) A High-Performance Integrated Hydrodynamic Modelling System for Urban Flood Inundation, *Journal of Hydroinformatics*. [in press]

Lu D, Wang B, Wang Y, Zhou H, **Liang Q**, Peng Y, Roskilly AP (2014) Optimal operation of cascade hydropower stations using hydrogen as storage medium. *Applied Energy*, (in press).

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2014) RKDG2 shallow-water solver on non-uniform grids with local time steps: application to 1D and 2D hydrodynamics. *Applied Mathematical Modelling, *(in press).

**Smith LS**, **Liang Q**, Quinn PF (2014) Towards a hydrodynamic modelling framework appropriate for applications in urban flood assessment and mitigation using heterogeneous computing. *Urban Water Journal*, DOI: 10.1080/1573062X.2014.938763.

**Hou J**, **Liang Q**, Zhang H, Hinkelmann R (2014) Multislope MUSCL method applied to solve shallow water equations. *Computer and Mathematics with Applications*, DOI:10.1016/j.camwa.2014.09.018.

Lai X, **Liang Q**, Yesou H, Daillet S (2014) Variational assimilation of remotely sensed flood extents using a two-dimensional flood model. *Hydrology and Earth System Sciences*, 18, 4325-4339.

Zhang H, Wang Y, **Liang Q**, **Smith LS**, Kilsby CG (2014) Non-negative depth reconstruction for a two-dimensional partial inertial inundation model. *Journal of Hydroinformatics*, 16(5): 1158-1177.

**Amouzgar R**, **Liang Q**, and **Smith L** (2014) A GPU-accelerated shallow flow model for tsunami simulations. *Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Engineering and Computational Mechanics*, 167(3), 117-125.

**Hou J**, Simons F, **Liang Q**, Hinkelmann R (2014) An improved hydrostatic reconstruction method for shallow water model. *Journal of Hydraulic Research*, 52(3): 432–439.

Simons F, Busse T, **Hou J**, Özgen I, Hinkelmann R (2014) A model for overland flow and associated processes within the Hydroinformatics Modelling System. *Journal of Hydroinformatics* 16, 375 - 391.

Wang G, Zheng J, **Liang Q**, Zheng Y (2014) Analytical solutions for oscillations in a harbor with a hyperbolic-cosine squared bottom. *Ocean Engineering*, 83: 16–23.

**Smith LS**, **Liang Q** (2013) Towards a generalised GPU/CPU shallow-flow modelling tool. *Computers & Fluids*, 88: 334–343.

Ferrer-Boix C, **Liang Q** (2013) A Numerical Approach for Optimising the Performance of an Urban Sewage Screening Chamber. Urban Water Journal (in press).

Zhang L, **Liang Q**, Wang Y, Yin J (2013) A Robust Coupled Model for Solute Transport Driven by Severe Flow Conditions. Journal of Hydro-environment Research (in press).Lu D, Wang B, Wang Y, Zhou H, **Liang Q**, Peng Y, Roskilly AP (2014) Optimal operation of cascade hydropower stations using hydrogen as storage medium. *Applied Energy*, (in press).

**Smith LS**, **Liang Q** (2013) Towards a generalised GPU/CPU shallow-flow modelling tool. *Computers & Fluids*, 88: 334–343. [manuscript]

Lai X, Jiang J, **Liang Q**, Huang Q (2013) Large-scale hydrodynamic modeling of the middle Yangtze River Basin with complex river–lake interactions. *Journal of Hydrology*, 492: 228–243.

**Xia X**, **Liang ****Q**, Pastor M, Zou W, Zhuang Y-F (2013) Balancing the source terms in a SPH model for solving the shallow water equations. *Advances in Water Resources*, 59: 25–38.

**Hou J**, **Liang Q**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R (2013) A stable 2D unstructured shallow flow model for simulations of wetting and drying over rough terrains. *Computers & Fluids*, 82: 132–147.

Li G, Gao J, **Liang Q** (2013) A well-balanced weighted essentially non-oscillatory scheme for pollutant transport in shallow water. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids*, 71: 1566–1587.

Duran A, **Liang Q**, Marche F (2013) On the well-balanced numerical discretization of shallow water equations on unstructured meshes. *Journal of Computational Physics*, 235: 565–586.

** Hou J**, **Liang Q**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R (2013) A 2D well-balanced shallow flow model for unstructured grids with novel slope source term treatment. *Advances in Water Resources*, 52: 107–131.

Zhang C, **Liang Q**, Ying J (2013) A first-order adaptive solution to rapidly spreading flood waves. *Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics*, 13(1): 1 – 10.

**Hou J**, Simons F, Mahgoub M, Hinkelmann R (2013) A robust well-balanced model on unstructured grids for shallow water flows with wetting and drying over complex topography. *Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering *257, 126-149.

**Ming X**, Xu W, Liu B, *et al. *(2013) An overview of progress on multi-risk assessment (in Chinese).* Journal of Catastrophology*, 28(1): 126–133.

Xu W, Hu F, **Ming X**, *et al. *(2013) A review on natural disaster shelter location research (in Chinese). *Journal of Catastrophology*, 28(4): 143–151.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2012) Influence of Total-Variation-Diminishing Slope Limiting on Local Discontinuous Galerkin Solutions of the Shallow Water Equations. *ASCE-Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, *138(2): 216–222.

**Liang Q **(2012) A simplified adaptive Cartesian grid system for solving the 2D shallow water equations. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids*, 69(2): 442–458.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2012) Locally Limited and Fully Conserved RKDG2 Shallow Water Solutions with Wetting and Drying. *Journal of Scientific Computing*, 50:120–144.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2012) Dynamically adaptive grid based discontinuous Galerkin shallow water model. *Advances in Water Resources*, 37: 23–39.

** Hou J**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R (2012) A new TVD method for advection simulation on 2D unstructured grids. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 71, 1260-1281.

**Hou J**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R, (2012) Improved TVD schemes for advection simulation on arbitrary grids. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 70, 359-382.

**Liang Q** (2011) A coupled morphodynamic model for applications involving wetting and drying. *Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B*, 23(3): 273-281*.*

Wang Y, **Liang Q**, Kesserwani G, Hall JW (2011) A 2D shallow flow model for practical dam-break simulations. *Journal of Hydraulic Research*, 49(3): 307-316.

Wang J-P, **Liang Q** (2011) Testing a new adaptive grid-based shallow flow model for different types of flood simulations. *Journal of Flood Risk Management* 4: 96–103.

**Liang Q** (2011) A Structured but Non-Uniform Cartesian Grid-Based Model for the Shallow Water Equations. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 66: 537–554.

Wang Y,** Liang Q**, Kesserwani G, Hall J(2011) A positivity-preserving zero-inertia model for flood simulation. *Computers & Fluids* 46: 505 – 511.

Alias NA, **Liang Q**, Kesserwani G(2011) A Godunov-Type Scheme for Modelling 1D Channel Flow with Varying Width and Bed Topography. *Computers & Fluids* 46: 88–93.

**Liang Q** (2011) Dynamically Adaptive Simulation of Coastal Hydrodynamics. *International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering* 21(1): 1 – 6.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2011) A conservative high-order discontinuous Galerkin method for the shallow water equations with arbitrary topography. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering*, 86: 47 – 69.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2010) A discontinuous Galerkin algorithm for the two-dimensional shallow water equations. *Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering* 199: 3356–3368.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q** (2010) Well-balanced RKDG2 solutions to the shallow water equations over irregular domains with wetting and drying. *Computers & Fluids* 39: 2040 – 2050.

Ren M, Wang B, **Liang Q**, Fu G (2010) Classified real-time flood forecasting by coupling fuzzy clustering and neural network. *International Journal of Sediment Research *25(2): 134 – 148.

**Liang Q** (2010) Flood Simulation Using a Well-Balanced Shallow Flow Model. *ASCE - Journal of Hydraulic Engineering* 136(9): 669 – 675.

Kesserwani G, Vazquez J, Rivière N, **Liang Q**, Travin G, Mosé R (2010) New Approach for Predicting Flow Bifurcation at Right-Angled Open-Channel Junction. *ASCE - Journal of Hydraulic Engineering* 136(9): 662 – 668.

**Liang Q** (2010) A Well-Balanced and Non-Negative Numerical Scheme for Solving the Integrated Shallow Water and Solute Transport Equations. *Communications in Computational Physics* 7(5): 1049 – 1075.

Kesserwani G, **Liang Q**, Vazquez J, Mosé R (2010) Well-Balancing Issues Related to the RKDG2 Scheme for the Shallow Water Equations. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids *62: 428 – 448.

**Liang Q**, Wang Y, Archetti R (2010) A Well-Balanced Shallow Flow Solver for Coastal Simulations. *International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering* 20(1): 41 – 47.

**Liang Q**, Marche F (2009) Numerical Resolution of Well-Balanced Shallow Water Equations with Complex Source Terms. *Advances in Water Resources* 32: 873 – 884.

**Liang Q**, Taylor PH, Borthwick AGL (2009) Particle Mixing and Reactive Front Motions in Chaotic but Closed Shallow Flows. *Computers & Fluids *38(2): 382 – 392.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL (2009) Adaptive Quadtree Simulation of Shallow Flows with Wet-Dry Fronts over Complex Topography. *Computers & Fluids* 38(2): 221 – 234.

**Liang Q**, Du G, Hall JW, Borthwick AGL (2008) Flood Inundation Modelling with an Adaptive Quadtree Grid Shallow Water Equation Solver. *ASCE - Journal of Hydraulic Engineering* 134(11): 1603-1610.

Ning DZ, Zang J, **Liang Q**, Taylor PH, Borthwick AGL (2008) Boussinesq Cut-Cell Model for Non-Linear Wave Interaction with Coastal Structures. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 57: 1459-1483.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL (2008) Simple treatment of non-aligned boundaries in a Cartesian grid shallow flow model. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 56(11): 2091-2110.

**Liang Q** (2008) Simulation of Shallow Flows in Nonuniform Open Channels. *ASME – Journal of Fluids Engineering *130(1): 011205-1-9.

Zang J, Ning DZ, Liu S, **Liang Q**, Taylor PH, Eatock Taylor R, Borthwick AGL (2007) Boussinesq Cut-cell Model for Wave Scattering from Cylinder in Shallow Water. *International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering *17(4): 266 – 269.

**Liang Q**, Zang J, Borthwick AGL, Taylor PH (2007) Shallow Flow Simulation on Dynamically Adaptive Cut Cell Quadtree Grids. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 53(12): 1777 – 1799.

**Liang Q**, Taylor PH, Borthwick AGL (2007) Particle mixing and reactive front motion in unsteady open shallow flow – Modelled using singular value decomposition. *Computers & Fluids *36: 248 – 258.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL, Taylor PH (2006) Wind-induced Chaotic Advection in Shallow Flow Geometries. Part II: Non-circular Basins. *Journal of Hydraulic Research *44: 180 – 188.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL, Taylor PH (2006) Wind-induced Chaotic Advection in Shallow Flow Geometries. Part I: Circular Basins. *Journal of Hydraulic Research* 44: 170 – 179.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL, Taylor PH (2005) Chaotic Mixing in a Basin due to a Sinusoidal Wind Field. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids *47: 871-877.

**Liang Q**, Borthwick AGL, Stelling G (2004) Simulation of Dam and Dyke-break Hydrodynamics on Dynamically Adaptive Quadtree Grids. *International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids* 46: 127-162.

**Amouzgar R**, **Liang Q**,** Smith L** (2014) A GPU-accelerated shallow flow model for tsunami simulations. *Proceedings of the ICE-Engineering and Computational Mechanics* 167(3):117-125.

**Hou J**, **Liang Q** (2014) An efficient non-uniform structured Cartesian grid system for flood simulation, *11th International Conference on Hydroscience & Engineering*, Hamburg, Germany.

**Hou J**, **Liang Q** (2014) A robust tsunami model with simple open boundary treatment, *Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources (CMWR 2014)* , Stuttgart, Germany.

**Liang Q**, **Smith LS** (2013) A GPU-Accelerated Hydrodynamic Model for Urban Flood Inundation, *Proceedings of the 35th IAHR World Congress*, 8-13 September 2013, Chengdu China.

**Hou J**,** Liang Q**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R (2013) Shallow water flow simulation using multislope MUSCL method, *Proceeding of the 35th IAHR World Congress*, Chengdu, China.

**Smith LS**, **Liang Q** (2013) A flexible hydrodynamic modelling framework for GPUs and CPUs: Application to the Carlisle 2005 floods, *International Conference on Flood Resilience: Experiences in Asia and Europe*, 5-7 September 2013, Exeter UK. [slides]

**Amouzgar R**, and Marriott MJ (2012) Analysis of rainfall data from Eastern Iran. *Advances in computing and technology 7th annual conference*, London.

Hu F, **Ming X**, Xu W (2012) Optimal Path Selection for Emergency Evacuation during Earthquake Disaster. *Proceedings of the 3dr conference of the IDRiM*, September, 2012, Beijing

Simons F, **Hou J**, Özgen I, Hinkelmann R (2012) High resolution simulation of surface water flow in natural catchment areas. *Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering*, Orlando, USA

**Hou J**, Simons F, Hinkelmann R (2012) Numerical diffusion and compression of high order TVD schemes in advection simulation. *Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Hydroinformatics*, Hamburg, Germany.

Simons F, Busse T, **Hou J**, Hinkelmann R (2012) HMS: Model concepts and numerics around shallow water flow within an extendable modeling framework. *Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Hydroinformatics*, Hamburg, Germany.

Simons F, Busse T, **Hou J**, Notay K, Hinkelmann R (2011) A robust and efficient solver for the shallow water equations and its application to a complex natural hydrosystem. *Proceedings of the 34th IAHR Congress*, Brisbane, Australia.

**Hou J**, Simons F, Busse T, Hinkelmann R (2010) Transport simulation in shallow water flows using adaptive methods.* Proceedings of the First IAHR European Congress*, Edinburgh, UK.

ISBN: 978-3-8440-1857-8, Shaker Verlag, Aachen, Germany

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For more information contact:

Canqi Liu (c.liu23@ncl.ac.uk)

**Qian Li (q.li26@ncl.ac.uk)**

School of Civil Engineering and GeosciencesNewcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 7RU, United Kingdom.

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