PhD Projects

This list of ongoing Ph.D. projects gives an impression of the research that is currently carried out by our graduate students.

Drenkhan Fabian Integrated water resources modeling under multiple drivers of change in the tropical Andes of Peru
 
 

PD Dr C. Huggel,

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Prof Dr J. Seibert

 
Weber Samuel Near surface failures in steep rock walls and related instabilities (X-Sense2/nano-tera.ch)  

Prof Dr A.Vieli,

Dr J. Faillettaz,

Prof Dr S. Gruber,

Prof Dr R. Purves,

Dr A. Hasler

 
Mercenier Rémy

Understanding and modelling the long- and short-term outlet glacier calving dynamics

 

Dr M. Lüthi,

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Prof Dr M. Schaepman,

Dr D. Small

 
Cicoira Alessandro Rock glacier dynamics  

Prof Dr A. Vieli

Dr J. Faillettaz

Prof Dr R. Purves

 

 

Mölg Nico Evolution and dynamics of debris covered glaciers  

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Dr T. Bolch,

Prof Dr R. Purves

 
Motschmann Alina Water resource risks and adaptation in the Andes of Peru  

PD Dr C. Huggel,

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Prof Dr J. Seibert

 
Walter Andrea

Using terrestrial radar interferometry to observe and understand calving glacier dynamics

 

Dr M. Lüthi,

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Prof Dr M. Funk,

Dr D. Henke,

Prof Dr A. Damm

 
Ferguson James Modelling the dynamics of debris covered glaciers  

Prof Dr A. Vieli,

Dr T. Bolch,

Prof Dr R. S. Purves

 
Wangchuk Sonam Spaceborne observations of glacial lakes in high mountain Asia  

Dr T. Bolch,

Dr S. Allen,

PD Dr C. Huggel,

Prof Dr A. Vieli