Holger Frey

Holger Frey, Dr.

Senior scientist

Geography Teacher Training

Glaciology and Geomorphodynamics

Tel.: 044 63 55208

Room number: Y25 K 40

holger.frey@geo.uzh.ch

Research Interests

  • natural hazards and risks in high-mountain regions, e.g. glacier lakes
  • glacier monitoring and evolution
  • disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation
  • use of remote sensing, GIS, and numerical models
  • interdisciplinary collaborations and know-how transfer
  • Alps, Andes, Himalayas

Projects

Since 2016

Alcantara

Integrating EO information for cascading landslide and flood hazard monitoring and early warning, Cordillera Blanca, Peru

ESA

Since 2011

Proyecto Glaciares

Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction related to deglaciation in the Andes of Cusco and Ancash, Peru

SDC

2014 - 2016

S:GLA:MO

Slope Stability and Glacier Lake Monitoring

ESA

2012 - 2015

IHCAP

Indian Himalayas Climate Adaptation Programme

SDC

2011 - 2012

HighNoon

Adaptation to Changing Water Resources Availability in Northern India with Himalayan Glacier Retreat and Changing Monsoon Pattern

EU (FP7)

2007 - 2011

GlobGlacier

A Service for Glacier Monitoring from Space

ESA

Publications