Joint Call for Proposals RIISQ-Ouranos : the retained projects
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The candidates for the joint RIISQ-Ouranos call for proposals are known.

 
Discover the retained projects : 

 

Near-real-time mapping of flooded areas using artificial intelligence and radar and optical satellite imagery 

Recipient :
Karem Chokmani
Full Professor
INRS - Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique 

Co-director :
Richard Turcotte 
Senior Scientific Advisor
MELCCFP - Ministère de l'Environnement, de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, de la Faune et des Parcs 

Intern :
Mohamed Hamdi 
INRS - Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Centre ETE (Eau Terre et Environnement) 

 
Assessing the added value of convective climate model simulations for watershed flooding in southern Quebec 

Recipient :
Philippe Lucas-Picher 
Professor, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 
UQAM - Université du Québec à Montréal 
 
Co-director :
Richard Turcotte 
Senior Scientific Advisor
Direction principale de la prévision hydrique et de la cartographie 
MELCCFP - Ministère de l'Environnement, de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, de la Faune et des Parcs 
 
Intern :

Behmard Sabzipour
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 
UQAM - Université du Québec à Montréal 

 

As a reminder, the aim of these postdoctoral internships is to develop or enhance the most up-to-date knowledge on flood risks. The joint RIISQ-Ouranos call for proposals thus aims to contribute to better risk management and to a reduction in the consequences of flood hazards according to the resilience factors of organizations, communities and individuals, thanks to a better spatialization of theoretical and practical knowledge.

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