Colloquium Physical Geography

In case a presentation date is without chair a week before, the colloquium does not take place. The presence at the physical geography colloquium is obligatory during the master thesis semester. There is a maximum of 3 presentations per date possible.

Fall Semester 2018 / Monday, 16.15 - 18.00 hrs
Universität Zürich Irchel, Room: Y25-H-38 or Y25-H-79

Date

Speaker

Degree

Title

Group

24.09.2018

Room:

Y25-H-38

Nadine Keller

 

MSc

Influence of Biodiversity and Aboveground Biomass on Throughfall and Infiltration in Pristine and Secondary Tropical Rainforests of Borneo

 

H2K

 

Angela Jenny

 

MSc

Dispersal Rates and Patterns of Amphipods in Relation to Hydrological Parameters in a Headwater Catchment of the Reppisch

 

H2K

 

Matthias Nyfeler

MSc

Impacts of current and future deglaciation on water and sediment availability in the Lötschental, Valais

 

3G

01.10.2018

Room:

Y25-H-38

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     
 

 

 

     

22.10.2018

Room:

Y25-H-79

Laura Büchler

 

Msc

Did the Barun Glacier next to Makalu behave similar to the glaciers south of Mount Everest during the last glaciations?

 

GCH/3G

 

Danijar Manser

MSc

Reconstruction of glacier-induced tsunamis in Western Greenland using a wood anatomical approach

 

3G

 

Sebastian Röthlin

 

MSc

Assessment of vegetation dynamics in glacier fore-fields since the Little Ice Age based on 30 years of LANDSAT data

 

3G/RSL

12.11.2018

Room:

Y25-H-38

Severin Koller

 

MSc

Analysis of flash flood nowcast products for the Verzasca and Emme Catchment

H2K

 

Lena Weiss

 

MSc

title will be announced

2B

 

Michelle Giust

 

MSc

title will be announced

2B

03.12.2018

Room:

Y25-H-79

Florian Lustenberger

 

MSc

title will be announced

H2K

 

Florencio Zanitti

 

MSc

title will be announced

H2K/2B

 

 

 

     

17.12.2018

Room:

Y25-H-79

Tatjana Speckert

MSc

Wax turnover of sun-exposed and shadowed leaves of a mature beech tree (Fagus sylvatica)

2B

 

 

Lukas Müller

MSc

title will be announced

H2K