Articles | Volume 14, issue 11
Model description paper
22 Nov 2021
Model description paper |  | 22 Nov 2021

B-flood 1.0: an open-source Saint-Venant model for flash-flood simulation using adaptive refinement

Geoffroy Kirstetter, Olivier Delestre, Pierre-Yves Lagrée, Stéphane Popinet, and Christophe Josserand

Model code and software

B-flood 1.0: an open-source Saint-Venant model for flash flood simulation using adaptive refinement (Version 1) G. Kirstetter and S. Popinet

b-flood G. Kirstetter, O. Delestre, P.-Y. Lagrée, S. Popinet, and C. Josserand

Video supplement

Water height and level of refinement during the flood of Cannes G. Kirstetter

Short summary
The development of forecasting tools may help to limit the impacts of flash floods. Our purpose here is to demonstrate the possibility of using b-flood, which is a 2D tool based on shallow-water equations and adaptive mesh refinement.