- 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
|Since 2021|| |
Reducing GLOF vulnerability in Central Asia: Comprehensive GLOF risk assessments and management, incl. monitoring and warning.
Adaptation Fund / UNESCO
|Since 2021|| |
Development of innovative products on glacier observations derived from satellite data for serving scientific interests and operational needs in the Alpine region.
|Since 2020|| |
Design and implementation of GLOF Early Warning Systems in the Teesta Basin, Sikkim, India.
|Since 2019|| |
Mentoring and training program for a cohort six Early Career Scientist from Developing countries, to prepare them for taking up a role in IPCC related processes in the future.
|2019 - 2020|| |
Glacier Risk Management Guidelines India
Mandate to elaborate national guidelines for the Management of Glacial Hazards & Risks in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Authority of India.
|2011 - 2019|| |
Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction related to deglaciation in the Andes of Cusco and Ancash, Peru.
|2016 - 2017|| |
Integrating EO information for cascading landslide and flood hazard monitoring and early warning, Cordillera Blanca, Peru.
|2014 - 2016|| |
Slope Stability and Glacier Lake Monitoring.
|2012 - 2015|| |
Indian Himalayas Climate Adaptation Programme.
|2011 - 2012|| |
Adaptation to Changing Water Resources Availability in Northern India with Himalayan Glacier Retreat and Changing Monsoon Pattern.
|2007 - 2011|| |
A Service for Glacier Monitoring from Space.