BHRC

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AcronymDefinition
BHRCBritish Hotel Reservation Centre (UK)
BHRCBiotechnology Human Resource Council (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
BHRCBritish Historic Rally Championship
BHRCBar Human Rights Committee (of England and Wales)
BHRCBuilding and Housing Research Center (Iran)
BHRCBenfield Hazard Research Centre (now Aon Benfield University College London Hazard Research Centre; London, England, UK)
BHRCBangladesh Human Rights Commission
BHRCBrunswick Hills Racquet Club (East Brunswick, NJ)
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Projections by Tropical Storm Risk, a venture led by the Benfield Hazard Research Centre at University College London, showed MAHASEN could become a "severe cyclonic storm" and reach landfall in northern neighbor Bangladesh later this week.
But it would be interesting to get an update from Professor Bill McGuire, of the Benfield Hazard Research Centre, University College, London, and one of those behind the original alert.
Professor Bill McGuire, of the Aon Benfield Hazard Research Centre at University College London, said air travel could be hit repeatedly if the current eruption lasts as long.
The Aon Benfield Hazard Research Centre, based at University College London, has built a good reputation over the last decade or so.
The possibility exists that a disruption of the Atlantic currents might have implications far beyond a colder northwest Europe, perhaps bringing dramatic climatic changes to the entire planet," says Bill McGuire, a geophysical hazards professor at University College London's Benfield Hazard Research Centre.
TSR is led by the Benfield Hazard Research Centre, a UK teaching and research institution.
The typical year sees 50 or so volcanic eruptions, 100 potentially destructive earthquakes, 40 to 50 tropical cyclones and "numerous floods, tornadoes, and more tropical storms than we can really keep track of," said Bill McGuire, director of Benfield Hazard Research Centre and Benfield professor of geophysical hazards at the University College London.
Professor David Crichton is Visiting Professor at the Benfield Hazard Research Centre, University College London, Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Dundee, and a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute.
The devastating event would be caused by a submarine earthquake - like last year's in the Indian Ocean - said Professor Bill McGuire, head of the Benfield Hazard Research Centre at University College London.
The study by scientists at the Benfield Hazard Research Centre suggests the planet's rapidly changing weather patterns could cause havoc.
Bill McGuire is director of the Benfield Hazard Research Centre at University College London and author of A Guide to the End of the World: Everything You Never Wanted to Know (OUP).
Professor Bill McGuire, head of the Benfield Hazard Research Centre at University College London which examines environmental phenomena such as flooding, said the coastal area was increasingly becoming a flash-flood hotspot.