• University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Disaster Risk Reduction in the Built Environment Early Warning systems including Risk based/informed early warning Understanding disaster risks Preparedness for response and Post-Disaster Reconstruction Gender-Responsive Disaster Risk Reduction Disaster resilience from the perspective of the social/political, economic and physical sciences Social impact of reconstruction Capacity building for disaster mitigation and reconstruction Post-conflict reconstruction Facilities and business continuity management and investment in disaster resilience

  • 1527 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
20002020

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Research Output

2020

A micro scale study of climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction in coastal urban strategic planning for the Jakarta

Rahayu, H. P., Haigh, R., Amaratunga, D., Kombaitan, B., Khoirunnisa, D. & Pradana, V., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment. 11, 1, p. 119-133 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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An Evaluation of Disaster Preparedness Strategy in Sri Lankan Governance Structure

Hemachandra, K., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 13 Jan 2020, Book of Abstracts 9th International Conference on Building Resilience ICBR 09 & 4th ITB Centennial International Conference IC04 P100: Investing in Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation for Building Resilient Cities. Rahayu, H. P., Putra, B. D., Khoirunnisa, D., Mangkoesoebroto, G. G., Rafdi, M. A. & Rohman, D. S. (eds.). Bandung, Indonesia: Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), p. 63 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A study of people-centered early warning system in the face of near-field tsunami risk for Indonesian coastal cities

Rahayu, H. P., Comfort, L., Haigh, R., Amaratunga, D. & Khoirunnisa, D., 16 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment. 11, 2, p. 241-262 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Enablers for Effective Multi-hazard Early Warning System: A Literature Review

Hemachandra, K., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 19 Sep 2020, ICSECM 2019: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction Management. Dissanayake, R., Mendis, P., Weerasekera, K., De Silva, S. & Fernando, S. (eds.). 1st ed. Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd 2021, Vol. 94. p. 399-416 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 94).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Examining the Community Perception Towards Communication Modes of Issuing Multi-Hazard Early Warning (MHEW) in Sri Lanka

Shehara, I., Siriwardana, C., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 3 Sep 2020, MERCon 2020: Proceedings of 6th International Multidisciplinary Engineering Research Conference. IEEE, p. 60-65 6 p. 9185325

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Governance, organisations, community and power within the interface of the tsunami early warning system: a comparison of Indonesia and Sri Lanka

Sakalasuriya, M., Haigh, R., Hettige, S., Amaratunga, D., Basnayake, S. & Rahayu, H. P., 28 Sep 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Politics and Governance. 8, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Integration of the Concept of Disaster Resilience for Sustainable Construction—An Analysis on the Competency Requirements of the Built Environment Professionals

Dias, N., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R., Malalgoda, C. & Nissanka, S., 19 Sep 2020, ICSECM 2019: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction Management. Dissanayake, R., Mendis, P., Weerasekera, K., De Silva, S. & Fernando, S. (eds.). 1st ed. Springer Singapore, p. 449-458 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 94).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Nexus Between Higher Education Institutions and Coastal Resilience in Asia

Hemachandra, K., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 13 Jan 2020, Book of Abstracts 9th International Conference on Building Resilience ICBR 09 & 4th ITB Centennial International Conference IC04 P100: Investing in Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation for Building Resilient Cities. Rahayu, H. P., Putra, B. D., Khoirunnisa, D., Mangkoesoebroto, G. G., Rafdi, M. A. & Rohman, D. S. (eds.). Bandung, Indonesia: Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), p. 78 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Role of higher education institutions toward effective multi-hazard early warnings in Asia

Hemachandra, K., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Strengthening Disaster Risk Governance to Manage Disaster Risk. Mendes, J., Kalonji, G., Jigyasu, R. & Chang-Richards, A. (eds.). 1st ed. Elsevier

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Societal Impact of the Research Study on Governance of Upstream-Downstream Interface of Tsunami Early Warning - The Case of Sri Lanka

Dias, N., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R., Premalal, S. & Basnayake, S., 19 Mar 2020, 2019 From Innovation to Impact (FITI). IEEE, 6 p. 9037636

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The upstream-downstream interface of Sri Lanka’s tsunami early warning system

Haigh, R., Sakalasuriya, M., Amaratunga, D., Basnayake, S., Hettige, S., Premalal, S. & Jayasinghe Arachchi, A., 10 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment. 11, 2, p. 219-240 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Urbanisation and the Built Environment: Exploring How the Built Environment Can Enhance the Health and Wellbeing of the People Living in Urban Slums

Smart, L., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 30 Jun 2020, Sustainable Ecological Engineering Design: Selected Proceedings from the International Conference of Sustainable Ecological Engineering Design for Society (SEEDS) 2019. Scott, L., Dastbaz, M. & Gorse, C. (eds.). Springer Nature Switzerland AG, p. 15-33 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2019
Open Access

Accountability in the Context of Disaster Risk Governance

Amaratunga, D. (ed.), Haigh, R. (ed.) & Hettige, S. (ed.), 1 Nov 2019, 51 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

A framework for reconstruction of road infrastructure after a disaster

Hayat, E., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 6 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment. 10, 2/3, p. 151-166 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into root causes of sabotage and vandalism of pipes: A major environmental hazard in Niger Delta, Nigeria

Albert, O., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 4 Jul 2019, Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience: Selected papers from the International Conference on Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience. Fernando, N. & Siriwardana, C. (eds.). National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka, p. 22-37 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Application of Social Network Analysis (SNA) to Identify Communication Network Associated with Multi-Hazard Early Warning (MHEW) in Sri Lanka

Shehara, I., Siriwardana, C., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 2019, 2019 Moratuwa Engineering Research Conference (MERCon). IEEE, p. 141-146 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A Regional Analysis of the Role of Multi-Hazard Early Warnings For Coastal Community Resilience in Asia

Hemachandra, K., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 2019, ICSBE 2018: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment. Peradeniya: Springer Singapore, Vol. 1. p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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3 Citations (Scopus)

A Review on Key Challenges Towards Risk Reduction Science and Innovation Plans

Dias, N., Clegg, G., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 2019, Mitigating the Impact of Extreme Natural Events in Developing Countries . Durrheim, R. J. & Sewwandi, B. G. N. (eds.). 1 ed. New Delhi: Daya Publishing House of Astral International Pvt.Ltd., Vol. 1. p. 269-276 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Identification of Capacity Gaps in Multi-Hazard Early Warning in Asia

Hemachandra, K., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 14 Jan 2019, ASCENT Festival 2019: International Conference on Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience: Book of Abstracts and Proceedings. Siriwardana, C., Fernando, N., Perera, C., Randil, C., Jayasiri, G., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R. (eds.). p. 83 1 p. 93

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Integration of CCA and DRR for flood resilience: A review of good practices in the United Kingdom

Clegg, G., Dias, N., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R. & Panda, A., 23 Jul 2019, Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR 2019). 2019 ed. UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION (UNDRR) , p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access

International collaboration for enhancing research and innovation in the context of disaster resilience

Perera, C., Liyanage, C., Siriwardana, C., Jayasiri, G., Randil, C. & Amaratunga, D., 4 Jul 2019, Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience: Selected papers from the International Conference on Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience. Fernando, N. & Siriwardana, C. (eds.). National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka, p. 152-160 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Model for Smart, Self-learning and Adaptive Resilience Building

Kaklauskas, A., Lill, I., Amaratunga, D. & Ubarte, I., 1 May 2019, 10th Nordic Conference on Construction Economics and Organization. Lill, I. & Witt, E. (eds.). Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., Vol. 2. p. 315-324 10 p. (Emerald Reach Proceedings Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Reducing risks and building resilience at the local level: A global review of local DRR strategies

Amaratunga, D., Sridarran, P., Haigh, R., Bhatia, S. & Pruksapong, M. M., 15 Jul 2019, Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR 2019). 2019 ed. UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION (UNDRR) , p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

Resilient cities

Panda, A. & Amaratunga, D., 29 Jan 2019, Oxford Encyclopedia of Natural Hazards Governance. Gerber, B. J., Esnard, A-M., Glavovic, B., Wamsler, C., Aginam, O., Birkland, T. A. & Sim, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press, 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Role of the National Governance in Disaster Preparedness in Sri Lanka

Hemachandra, K., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 14 Jan 2019, ASCENT Festival 2019: International Conference on Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience: Book of Abstracts and Proceedings. Siriwardana, C., Fernando, N., Perera, C., Randil, C., Jayasiri, G., Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R. (eds.). p. 60 1 p. 106

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Socioeconomic and Data challenges Disaster Risk Reduction in Europe

Altshuler, A., Amaratunga, D., Arefyeva, E., Dolce, M., Hagen, J. S., Komac, B., Migliorini, M., Mihaljević, J., Mysiak, J., Paleo, U. F., Pelling, M., Rossi, J. L., Siegmund, A., Sigmund, Z., Sparf, J. & Vicario, S. A., 24 Jul 2019, UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION (UNDRR) . 33 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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The progress of local governments in making cities resilient: state of play

Amaratunga, D., Sridarran, P., Haigh, R., Bhatia, S., Pruksapong, M. M. & Panda, A., 16 Jul 2019, Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR 2019). 2019 ed. UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION (UNDRR) , p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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2018

A capacity analysis framework for multi-hazard early warning in coastal communities

Haigh, R., Amaratunga, D. & Hemachandra, D., 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1139-1146 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

A Conceptual framework to analyse consequences of post conflict reconstruction interventions

Sakalasuriya, M., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 894-901 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access

Ageing in place framework as reference guide for housing in Malaysia: Landed property

Tobi, S. U. M., Fathi, M. S. & Amaratunga, D., 1 Jan 2018, In : Planning Malaysia. 16, 1, p. 130-143 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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A model and system for an integrated analysis of the iterative life cycle of university-industry partnerships

Kaklauskas, A., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R., Binkyte, A., Lepkova, N., Survila, A., Lill, I., Tantaee, S. & Banaitis, A., 22 Feb 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 270-277 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

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3 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation system for university-industry partnership sustainability: Enhancing options for entrepreneurial universities

Kaklauskas, A., Banaitis, A., Ferreira, F. A. F., Ferreira, J. J. M., Amaratunga, D., Lepkova, N., Ubarte, I. & Banaitiene, N., 5 Jan 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 10, 1, 17 p., 199.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
19 Citations (Scopus)

A Study into the Role of International Collaborations in Higher Education to Enhance Research Capacity for Disaster Resilience

Amaratunga, D., Liyanage, C. & Haigh, R., 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1233-1240 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access

A study of the upstream-downstream interface in end-to-end tsunami early warning and mitigation systems

Sakalasuriya, M., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R. & Hettige, S., 9 Aug 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : MATEC Web of Conferences. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Balanced Urban Design Process to Create Resilient and Sustainable Urban Environments

Dias, N., Amaratunga, D., Keraminiyage, K. & Haigh, R., 13 Dec 2018, Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure. Gardoni, P. (ed.). 1st ed. Routledge, p. 808-822 17 p. (Routledge International Handbooks).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Community level indicators of long term disaster recovery

Hettige, S., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 22 Feb 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1287-1294 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Critical success factors of a bottom up urban design process to deliver sustainable urban designs

Dias, N., Keraminiyage, K., Amaratunga, D. & Curwell, S., 12 Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Strategic Property Management. 22, 4, p. 265-277 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of Research and Innovation Capacity Index of HEIs on Disaster Resilience Related Studies

Hayat, E., Liyanage, C., Haigh, R. & Amaratunga, D., 22 Feb 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1249-1256 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

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Editorial: Using scientific knowledge to inform policy and practice in disaster risk reduction

Amaratunga, D. & Haigh, R., 22 Feb 2018, In : Procedia Engineering. 212, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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