Draebing, D. and J. Eichel (2016): Spatial controls of turf-banked solifluction lobes and their role for paraglacial adjustment in glacier forelands. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppp.1930

Draebing, D., Haberkorn, A., Krautblatter, M., Kenner, R., Phillips (2016): Thermal and mechanical responses resulting from spatial and temporal snow cover variability in permafrost rock slopes. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppp.1921

Phillips, M., Haberkorn, A., Draebing, D., Krautblatter, M., Rhyner, H., Kenner (2016): Seasonally intermittent water flow through fractures in a rock ridge: Gemsstock, central Swiss Alps. Cold Regions Science and Technology 125: 117-127. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coldregions.2016.02.010

Dietrich, A., Krautblatter, M. (2016): Evidence for enhanced debris-flow activity in the Northern Calcareous Alps since the 1980s (Plansee, Austria). Geomorphology. In Press, Accepted Manuscript http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.01.013


Deline, P., Gruber, S., Delaloye, R., Fischer, L., Geertsema, M., Giardino, M., Hasler, A., Kirkbride, M., Krautblatter, M., Magnin, M., McColl, S., Ravanel, L., Schoeneich. P. (2015). Ice Loss and Slope Stability in High-Mountain Regions In: Snow and Ice-Related Hazards, Risks and Disasters http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-394849-6.00015-9

Haas, T. de, Conway, S.J., Krautblatter, M. (2015). Recent (Late Amazonian) enhanced backweathering rates on Mars: paracratering evidence from gully-alcoves? J Geophys Res-Planet dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JE004915

Saettele, Krautblatter, Bründl and Straub (2015). Forecasting rock slope failure: How reliable and effective are warning systems? Landslides http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10346-015-0605-2

Jia, H., Xiang, W. & Krautblatter, M. (acc. 06/2015). Quantifying rock fatigue and decreasing compressive and tensile strength after repeated freeze-thaw cycles. Perm. and Periglac. Process. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppp.1857

Magnin F, Krautblatter M., Deline P. & Ravanel L. (2015). Determining the lower sensitive limit of permafrost in vertical rock faces by electrical resistivity tomography (Mont Blanc Massif, F). J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surface. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JF003351

Krautblatter, M. & Leith, K. (2015). Glacier- and permafrost-related slope instabilities. Chapter 9 in Huggel C., Carey M., Clague J. & Kääb A., The High-Mountain Cryosphere, Cambridge University Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107588653.009


Nield, J.M., King, J., Jacobs, B. (2014) Detecting surface moisture in aeolian environments using terrestrial laser scanning, Aeolian Research, 12, 9-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aeolia.2013.10.006

Fox, M., Leith, K., Bodina, T., Balco, G., Shustera, D.L., (in press) Rate of fluvial incision in the Central Alps constrained through joint inversion of detrital 10Be and thermochronometric data, Earth and Planetary Science Letters. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.11.038

Pudasaini, S. & Krautblatter, M. (2014). A two-phase mechanical model for rock-ice avalanches. Journal of Geophysycal Research - Earth Surface http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JF003183

Krautblatter, M. and Dräbing, D. (2014). Pseudo 3D - P-wave refraction seismic monitoring of permafrost in steep unstable bedrock.  Journal of Geophysycal Research - Earth Surface, 118, 1–13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2012JF002638

Leith, K., Moore J. R., Amann F., and Loew S. (2014): "In situ stress control on micro-crack generation and macroscopic extensional fracture in exhuming bedrock" Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2012JB009801

Leith, K., Moore J. R., Amann F., and Loew S. 2014): "Sub-glacial extensional fracture development and implications for Alpine Valley evolution" Journal of Geophysycal Research - Earth Surface http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2012JF002691

Krautblatter, M. and Moore,  J. (2014). Rock slope instability and erosion: toward improved process understanding. Earth Surface Process. Landforms –Special Issue / Editorial for special issue with 17 papers. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3578

Draebing, D., Krautblatter M. and Dikau, R. (2014). Interaction of thermal and mechanical processes in steep permafrost rock walls: A conceptual approach. Geomorphology, 226, 226–235. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.08.009


Krautblatter M., Funk D. & Günzel F. K. (2013): "Why permafrost rocks become unstable: a rock-ice-mechanical model in time and space" Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. Vol 38, Issue 8, 876-887  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3374

Eichel J., Krautblatter M., Schmidtlein S., Dikau R. (2013): "Biogeomorphic interactions in the Turtmann glacier forefield, Switzerland", Geomorphology. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.06.012


Nield, J.M., Chiverrell, R.C., Darby, S.E., Leyland, J., Vircavs, L.H., Jacobs, B. (2012) Complex spatial feedbacks of tephra redistribution, ice melt and surface roughness modulate ablation on tephra covered glaciers, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38, 95-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3352

Kuras, O., Krautblatter, M., Murton, J.B. (2012): Monitoring rock-freezing experiments in the laboratory with capacitive resistivity imaging. 18th European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics-Near Surface Geoscience, Paris.

Siewert, M. B., Krautblatter, M., Christiansen, H. H. & Eckerstorfer, M. (2012), Arctic rockwall retreat rates estimated using laboratory-calibrated ERT measurements of talus cones in Longyeardalen, Svalbard. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms, 37: 1542-1555. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3297

Draebing, D. & Krautblatter, M. (2012): P-wave velocity changes in freezing hard low-porosity rocks: a laboratory-based time-average model. The Cryosphere, 6, 1163–1174. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-1163-2012

Krautblatter, M., Moser, M., Schrott, L., Wolf, J. and Morche, D. (2012): Significance of rockfall magnitude and solute transport for rock slope erosion and geomorphic work in an Alpine trough valley (Reintal, German Alps). Geomorphology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.04.007

Krautblatter, M., Huggel, C., Deline P.  and Hasler A. (2012): Research perspectives for unstable high-alpine bed­rock permafrost: measurement, modelling and process understanding.Perm. and Periglac. Process. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ppp.740

Heckmann, T., Bimboese, M., Krautblatter, M., Becht, M. and Morche, D. (2012): From geotechnical analysis to quantification and modelling using LiDAR data: A study on rockfall in the Reintal catchment, Bavarian Alps, Germany. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37, 119–133 http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.2250

Plank, S., Singer, J., Minet, Ch. & Thuro, K. (2012): Pre-survey suitability evaluation of the differential synthetic aperture radar interferometry method for landslide monitoring. International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 33, No. 20, 6623–6637 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2012.693646


Krautblatter, M. & Hauck, C. (2011). Neue Forschungsansätze zur räumlichen und zeitlichen Dynamik des Gebirgspermafrostes und dessen Naturgefahrenpotentials. Polarforschung, „Deutsches Weißbuch Permafrost“. http://dx.doi.org/10013/epic.39229

Verleysdonk, S., Krautblatter, M. & Dikau, R. (2011): Sensitivity and path dependence of mountain permafrost systems. Geografiska Annaler, Series A, Vol 93: 113-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0459.2011.00423.x

Plank, S., Singer, J., Minet, Ch. & Thuro, K. (2011): A GIS tool for objective suitability evaluation of the differential radar interferometry method for deformation monitoring of landslides. – In: Slope stability 2011, International Symposium on Rock Slope Stability in Open Pit Mining and Civil Engineering, 18th – 21th Sept 2011, Vancouver, Canada, 10 p.

Festl, J., Singer, J. & Thuro, K. (2011): The Aggenalm landslide – first findings of the aquired monitoring data. - In: Slope stability 2011. - International Symposium on Rock Slope Stability in Open Pit Mining and Civil Engineering, Vancouver, Canada 18.- 21.09.2011.

Thuro, K., Singer, J. & Festl, J. (2011): Low cost 3D early warning system for alpine instable slopes – the Aggenalm Landslide monitoring system. - In: Slope stability 2011. - International Symposium on Rock Slope Stability in Open Pit Mining and Civil Engineering, Vancouver, Canada 18.- 21.09.2011.

Thuro, K., Singer, J. & Festl, J. (2011): A geosensor network based monitoring and early warning system for landslides. - In: The Second World Landslide Forum, Rom, 03. - 09.10.2011. 


Krautblatter, M., Verleysdonk, S., Flores-Orozco, A. & Kemna, A. (2010). Temperature-calibrated imaging of seasonal changes in permafrost rock walls by quantitative electrical resistivity tomography (Zugspitze, German/Austrian Alps). Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2008JF001209

Haeberli, W., Arenson, L. Delaloye, R., Gaertner-Roer, I., Gruber, S., Isaksen, K., Kneisel, C., Krautblatter, M. Noetzli, J. & Phillips, M. (2010): Permafrost on mountain slopes - development and challenges of a young research field. In: Journal of Glaciology, No. 200. http://dx.doi.org/10.3189/002214311796406121

Krautblatter, M. (2010): Patterns of multiannual aggradation of permafrost in rock walls with and without hydraulic interconnectivity (Steintälli, Valley of Zermatt, Swiss Alps). Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences. Vol. 115: 199-214. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-75761-0_13


Singer, J., Festl, J. & Thuro, K. (2010): Application of Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) as a monitoring system for subsurface deformations. – In: Williams, A.L., Pinches, G.M., Chin, C.Y., McMorran, T.J. & Massey, C.I. (2010): Geologically active. - 4600 S., 11th IAEG Congress, Auckland, New Zealand, 5.-10. Sept. 2010, Paper No. 295, 2459-2465.

Singer, S., Thuro, K. & Festl, J. (2010): Development and testing of a Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) monitoring system for subsurface deformations. – In: Proceedings of the European Rock Mechanics Symposium EUROCK 2010, Lausanne, Switzerland, 15-18 June 2010, 4 S.

Thuro, K., Wunderlich, Th. & Heunecke, O., Festl, J., Reith, Ch., Schuhbäck, St., Singer, J., Wasmeier, P. & Glabsch, J. (2010): Systemarchitektur und Layout eines Frühwarnsystems für alpine instabile Hänge „alpEWAS“. - In: Marschallinger, R., Wanker, W. & Zobl, F. (2010): Beiträge zur COGeo 2010. dx.doi.org/10.5242/cogeo.2010.0000

Thuro, K., Singer, J., Festl, J., Wunderlich, Th., Wasmeier, P., Reith, Ch., Heunecke, O., Glabsch, J., Schuhbäck, St. (2010): New landslide monitoring techniques – developments and experiences of the alpEWAS project. – Journal of Applied Geodesy, 4: 69-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/jag.2010.008


Krautblatter, M. and Moser, M. (2009): A nonlinear model coupling rockfall and rainfall intensity based on a four year measurement in a high Alpine rock wall (Reintal, German Alps). In: Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 9  http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/nhess-9-1425-2009

Sellmeier, B. (2009) : Geologische Kartierung und Untersuchung der Hangbewegungen nördlich des Hochkranz – Stabilitätsanalyse einer komplexen Rutschung mit Hilfe von SLIDE (Rocscience). – 93 S., München (unveröffentlichte Diplomarbeit).


Thuro, K., Wunderlich, Th. & Heunecke, O., Singer, J., Festl, J., Wasmeier, P., Schuhbäck, St. & Glabsch, J. (2009): Development and testing of an integrative 3D early warning system for alpine instable slopes (alpEWAS). - 17. Tagung für Ingenieurgeologie, Zittau, 6.-9. Mai 2009, Tagungsband (Poster).

Festl, J., Singer, J. & Thuro, K. (2009): Kalibrierung von TDR Deformationsmessungen für Hangbewegungen. – In: Schwerter, R. (ed.): Tagungsband der 17. Tagung für Ingenieurgeologie mit Forum für junge Ingenieurgeologen, Hochschule Zittau-Görlitz, Fachsektion Ingenieurgeologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geotechnik, 6.-9. Mai 2009, 397-400. 

Singer, J., Festl, J. & Thuro, K. (2009): Development and testing of a Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) monitoring system for subsurface deformations. – GeoDresden 2009, Session Geotechnologien, 160. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften, Dresden, 30. Sept. – 2. Okt. 2009, 1 p. 

Thuro, K., Wunderlich, Th. & Heunecke, O., Singer, J., Schuhbäck, St., Wasmeier, P., Glabsch, J. & Festl, J. (2009): Low cost 3D early warning system for alpine instable slopes - the Aggenalm Landslide monitoring system. Kostengünstiges 3D Frühwarnsystem für alpine instabile Hänge - Das Überwachungssystem der Aggenalm-Hangbewegung. – Geomechanics & Tunnelling - Geomechanik & Tunnelbau, 3: http://dx.doi.org/221-237. 10.1002/geot.200900024

Singer, J., Schuhbäck, St., Wasmeier, P., Thuro, K., Heunecke, O., Wunderlich, Th., Glabsch, J. & Festl, J. (2009): Monitoring the Aggenalm landslide using economic deformation measurement techniques. – Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences, 102/2: 20-34. 


Krautblatter, M. (2008): Rock Permafrost Geophysics and its Explanatory Power for Permafrost-Induced Rockfalls and Rock Creep: a Perspective. In: Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Permafrost, Fairbanks, US: 999-1004.

Singer, J., Festl, J. & Thuro, K. (2008): Computergestützte Auswertung von Time Domain Reflectometry Messdaten zur Überwachung von Hangbewegungen. – In: Marschallinger, R. & Wanker, W. (eds.): Geomonitoring, FE-Modellierung, Sturzprozesse und Massenbewegungen – Beiträge zur COG Fachtagung Salzburg 2008. – 197 S., Heidelberg (Wichmann), 19-34.


Krautblatter, M. & Hauck, C. (2007): Electrical resistivity tomography monitoring of permafrost in solid rock walls. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth-Surface. http://dx.doi.org/112. 10.1029/2006JF000546

Sass, O., Krautblatter, M. & Morche, D. (2007): Rapid lake infill following major rockfall (bergsturz) events revealed by ground penetrating radar (GPR) measurements (Reintal, German Alps). Holocene 17(7): 965-976. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2006.08.012

Sass, O. & Krautblatter, M. (2007): Debris-flow-dominated and rockfall-dominated scree slopes: genetic models derived from GPR measurements. Geomorphology 86: 176-192. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2006.08.012

Krautblatter, M. & R. Dikau (2007): Towards a uniform concept for the comparison and extrapolation of rockwall retreat and rockfall supply. Geografiska Annaler, 89 A (1): 21-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0459.2007.00305.x

Otto, J.-C., Kleinod, K, König, O, Krautblatter, M., Nyenhuis, M., Roer, I., Schneider, M., Schreiner, B. & R. Dikau (2007): HRSC-A data: a new high-resolution data set with multi-purpose applications in physical geography. Progress in Physical Geography, 31(2): 179-197. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309133307076479

Dorren, L., Berger, F., Jonnson, M., Krautblatter, M., Moelk, M., Stoffel, M. & Wehrli, A. (2007): State of the art in rockfall and protection forest interactions. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 158 (6): 128-141. http://dx.doi.org/10.3188/szf.2007.0128