Past events

Date

Speaker

Title

Group

31.05.2022

 

Dr. Samuel Weber, Institut für Schnee- und Lawinenforschung SLF

 

Temperature-induced rock slope dynamics in bedrock permafrost: From slope to mountain scale

 

3G

 

10.05.2022

 

Désirée Ruppen, ETHZ

 

“Sometimes we see water that is green or yellow and we find the fish dead”. How community-based monitoring in Zimbabwe detected sources and risks of mining-related water pollution and fostered accountability

 

H2K

 

11.04.2022

 

Isabel Hagen, UZH

 

The limits of adaptation to climate change risks in high mountain regions - PhD Concept Presentation

 

3G

 

05.04.2022

 

Faranak Tootoonchi, Uppsala University, Sweden

 

Uni- and multivariate bias adjustment methods in high-latitude catchments: complexity versus skill in a changing climate

 

H2K

29.03.2022

 

Dr. Guillaume Jouvet, UZH

 

IGM, a data assimilation and glacier evolution model accelerated by deep learning and GPU

 

3G

22.02.2022

 

Laura Niggli, UZH

 

Early warning systems as adaptation measures to the increasing risk of glacier lake outburst floods in Central Asia - PhD Concept Presentation

 

3G

 

15.03.2022

Juan Pedro Roldan-Blasco, IGE - CNRS, University Grenoble Alpes

 

One year of inclinometry in Argentière Glacier: learning and re-learning about 'our' glacier

3G

15.02.2022

 

Victor Gauthier, UZH

 

Near-surface flow pathways in a pre-Alpine catchment - PhD Concept Presentation

 

H2K

 

10.02.2022

 

Anna Leuteritz, UZH

 

The chemical composition of near-surface flow pathways and their effect on stream flow and stream chemistry in a pre-alpine headwater catchment - PhD Concept Presentation

 

H2K

 

24.01.2022

 

Ana Nap, UZH

 

Investigating seismicity generated by Greenland's fastest glacier - PhD Concept Presentation

 

3G

 

18.01.2022

 

Dr. Gerhard Markart, BFW Austrian Research Centre for Forest, Innsbruck AT

 

30 Years of Rainfall Simulation at BFW - Department of Natural Hazards

 

H2K

 

16.11.2021

 

Emma Chollet Ramampiandra, Eawag

 

The Swiss democracy, its political institutions, their strengths and weaknesses

 

3G

 

09.11.2021

 

Boris Ouvry, UZH

 

Understanding and quantifying the morphological dynamics of debris-covered glaciers surfaces -

PhD Concept Presentation

 

3G

 

26.10.2021

 

Dr. Martin Lüthi, UZH

Ana Nap, UZH

Adrien Wehrlé, UZH

 

Taking the pulse of Greenland's fastest glacier

3G

 

19.10.2021

 

Chaopeng Shen, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania State University

 

From assimilating multiscale data to parameter learning: How to beat your teachers in hydrologic machine learning

H2K

 

12.10.2021

 

Dr. Natacha Gribenski, Universität Bern

 

Challenges and perspectives to understand paleoglaciation patterns and forcing in Central Asia

 

3G/GCH

 

28.09.2021

 

Sarah Hanus, UZH

 

Importance of mountain water resources for food production around the globe -

PhD Concept Presentation

 

H2K

 

16.06.2021

 

Sara Blanco Ramirez, UZH

 

Potential value of different citizen science approaches for water quality observations - PhD Concept Presentation

 

H2K

25.05.2021

 

Dr. Alessandro Cicoira, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne/

Switzerland

 

A Material Point Method for alpine mass movements and process chains

3G

 

23.03.2021

 

Victoria Scherelis, ZHAW

School of Life Sciences and Facility Management,

Research Group for Geoinformatics

 

Quantifying Historical River Change: Uncertainty-aware Metrics for Freshwater Ecosystem Management

- PhD Concept Presentation

H2K

16.03.2021

 

Jürg Alean, Glaciers online, Eglisau, Switzerland

 

Migrating boulders on the surface of Alpine valley glaciers

3G/WGMS

 

08.12.2020

 

Prof. Dr. Michael Zemp, Director WGMS, University of Zurch

 

Co-Author: Prof. Dr. Ben Marzeion, University of Bremen

 

Dwindling impact of large volcanic eruptions on global glacier changes in the Anthropocene

3G/WGMS

17.11.2020

 

Isabelle Kull, Projektleitung Naturgefahren, GEOTEST AG Zollikofen

 

Gletscherseeausbrüche Plaine Morte - Frühwarnsystem und Massnahmenevaluation

3G

 

10.11.2020

Dr. Jakob Abermann, University of Graz

 

Multi-decadal changes in the Greenland cryosphere based on historical records

 

3G

 

06.10.2020

 

Dr. Cristina Prieto Sierra, Environmental Hydraulics Institute, University of Cantabria

 

Flow prediction in ungauged catchments using probabilistic random forests regionalization and new statistical adequacy tests

H2K

 

31.03.2020

 

Dr. Inès Dussaillant Lehmann, UZH

 

Spaceborne monitoring of the recent contribution of Andean glaciers to water resources and sea level rise

 

3G / WGMS

10.12.2019

Jacqueline Bannwart, UZH

 

Towards a global assessment of glacier change -
A focus on satellite based geodetic mass changes in polar regions
- PhD Concept Presentation

 

3G / WGMS

26.11.2019

 

Dr. Margarita Saft, University of Melbourne

 

Long-term dynamics of climate-runoff relationship

 

H2K

19.11.2019

 

Dr. Raphael Neukom, UZH

 

Global temperatures over the last 2000 years - drivers and implications

 

3G

05.11.2019

Randy Muñoz Asmat, UZH

 

Sustainable water resources management in the face of climate and socio-economic change in Peruvian glaciated catchments - PhD concept presentation

 

3G

18.10.2019

Prof. Dr. Marcus Nüsser, South Asia Institute, Heidelberg University

 

Ice Reservoirs and Cryosphere-Fed Irrigation Networks in Ladakh: Local Livelihoods and Adaptation Strategies Under the Impact of Climate Change

 

3G

15.10.2019

Suraj Mal (Ph.D.), Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, University of Dehli
Chair, IGU Commission on Biogeography and Biodiversity

 

Glacier recession, and Glacial lake outburst flood risk in the Himalaya

3G

01.10.2019

 

Dr. Xavi Gallach EDYTEM Laboratory, Université Savoie Mont Blanc

ISTerre Laboratory, Université Grenoble Alpes

 

Understanding the role of climate variations in the stability of the permafrost-affected rock walls of the Mont Blanc massif

PHYS

26.09.2019

Prof. Dr. Olivier Gagliardini University Grenoble Alpes

 

Friction at the base of glaciers: a modeling study at various scales

3G

24.09.2019

Dr. Omar Wani
Eawag
ETHZ

 

Parameter and uncertainty estimation of structurally deficient hydrologic models -
some recent advances and outstanding challenges

 

H2K

17.09.2019

Hans Fernández, PhD Student, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

 

Geomorphology and Geochronology of Glacier Universidad (34°S) in the semi-arid Andes of Chile

PHYS

25.06.2019

Dr. Leif S. Anderson

 

Debris cover and the thinning of Kennicott Glacier, Alaska: the primacy of Østrem’s curve

3G

29.05.2019
 

Dr. M. S. Srinivasan
Principal Scientist Catchment Hydrology, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric (NIWA), Christchurch, NZ

Research to practice: Tales from a hydrologist’s journey

H2K

28.05.2019

Andrea Rücker, WSL

Tracing snow-hydrological processes in a pre-alpine catchment based on stable water isotopes

H2K

21.05.2019

Dr. Kristy Deiner alpineedna

Global measure of the terrestrial biosphere by understanding biogeochemical cycling of environmental DNA

H2K

07.05.2019

Avinash Parla, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Estimation of elevation and mass change for Glaciers -

A Geodetic Approach

3G

07.05.2019

Ann Windnagel, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Which are the biggest glaciers?

A science-based answer.

3G

30.04.2019

Dr. Marco Marcer Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA)

Regional and local scale insights on rock glacier characteristics in the French Alps

3G

23.04.2019

Dr. Adam Emmer CZECHGLOBE, Global Change Research Institute

The evolution of glacial lakes and outburst floods in the Cordillera Bllanca, Peru

3G

16.04.2019

Prof. Dr. Kevin Bishop

Defining hydrological connectivity from a position of knowledge: A particle tracking experiment on contrasting hillslopes 

H2K

16.04.2019

Dr. Ali Ameli, Assistant Professor, The University of British Columbia

Hydrologic Connectivity, Linking Science to Management

H2K

16.04.2019

 Dr. Ilja van Meerveld, UZH

Rick Assendelft, UZH

Jana Erdbrügger, UZH

Connectivity research in H2K

H2K

02.04.2019

Dr. Scott Thomas Allen ETHZ

Seasonal origins of precipitation that supplies streamflow, evaporation and transpiration

H2K

28.02.2019

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Matthias Bernhardt, Universität für Bodenkultur (BOKU) Wien, AT

Hydrological research in mountain environments at the Institute for Hydrology and Watermanagement of BOKU University

H2K

26.02.2019

Prof. Dr. Julia Patricia Gordon Jones, Bangor University

Do conservation interventions aimed at slowing deforestation and improving local wellbeing work (and how do we know?)

Phys

19.02.2019

Saskia Gindraux, WLS

The potential of UAV photogrammetry for hydro-glaciological forecasts

3G

05.02.2019

Dr. Li Li, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania State University, USA

Catchments as hydro-biogeochemical systems: toward a unified understanding across data, model, and disciplines

H2K

18.12.2019

Fabian Maier UZH

Effects of soil development and vegetation on surface hydrological properties and processes on moraines in the Swiss Alps - PhD concept presentation

H2K

05.12.2018

Sonam Wangchuk UZH

Remote sensing-based investigation of glacial lakes, Bhutan Himalaya - PhD Concept Presentation

mapping, monitoring and hazard assessment

3G

16.10.2018

Mylène Jacquemart University of Colorado, Boulder USA

Another surge gone wrong? Insights from remote sensing and field analysis to understand the catastrophic collapse of Flat Creek glacier, Wrangell-St.Elias National Park and Preserve, AK

3G

05.10.2018

Dr. Charles Perrin Irstea, Hycar Research Unit, Antony Cedex FR

Empirical approach to hydrological modelling: a historical perspective in the case of the GR models

H2K

02.10.2018

Dr. Nadav  Peleg, ETHZ

Exploring climate driven uncertainties in a changing climate

H2K

25.09.2018

Dr. Matthias Sprenger, Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Reserach (IDAEA-CSIC)

Understanding mixing and transport processes in the critical zone using stable isotopes of water

H2K

22.06.2018

Prof. Dr. Tandong Yao Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Abnormal climatic warming and environmental consequences in the Third Pole

3G

18.06.2018

Prof. Dr. Bethany Neilson Utah State University Hydrologic Variability and Arctic River Temperature H2K

18.06.2018

Prof. Dr. Michael Gooseff University of Colorado Boulder Hydrologic and Ecosystem Response to Climate Variability in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica H2K

17.05.2018

James Ferguson UZH Modelling the dynamics of debris covered glaciers – PhD Concept Presentation 3G
24.04.2018

Dr. Wouter R. Berghuijs

ETHZ

Climatic drivers of streamflow extremes H2K
17.04.2018 Prof. Dr. Guoquing Zhang Chinese Academy of Science / UZH Lake changes in the Tibetan Plateau from space during the past four decades 3G
27.03.2018

Jana Erdbrügger

UZH

Hydrologic connectivity in a boreal landscape – PhD Concept Presentation H2K
20.03.2018 Lukas Preiswerk
ETH Zürich
Seismological studies on glaciers: Noise source analysis and Green’s function retrieval 3G
06.03.2018

Andrea Walter

UZH / VAW/ETHZ

Using terrestrial radar interferometry to observe and understand calving glacier dynamics - PhD Concept Presentation 3G
27.02.2018 Dr. Matthias Huss VAW/ETHZ und Universität Freiburg Global-scale hydrological response to future glacier mass loss 3G