Landslides Group Leader

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Michael Krautblatter
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25866
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
m.krautblatter(at)tum.de
Rock slope failure and permafrost-induced slope instability

Lecturer

Andreas Dietrich, M. Sc.
Ph.D candidate / Teaching assistant
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25867
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
a.dietrich(at)tum.de
Anticipating debris-flow volumes and mobility in highly productive alpine carbonate rock catchments
Benjamin Jacobs, M. Sc.
Ph.D candidate / Teaching assistant
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25877
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
benjamin.jacobs(at)tum.de
Mechanical and structural controls of rock falls and rock slope failure in cold climates
Sibylle Knapp, M. Sc.
Ph.D candidate / Teaching assistant
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25895
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
sibylle.knapp(at)tum.de
Large rock-slope failures impacting on lakes – Event frequency, magnitude and mobility processes
Dipl.-Geogr. Philipp Mamot
Ph.D candidate / Teaching assistant
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25895
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
philipp.mamot(at)tum.de
The influence of degrading permafrost on the stability of rock slopes in alpine environments

Researcher

Michael Angelopoulos, M. Sc.
michael.angelopoulos(at)awi.de
Ice-rich permafrost thaw under sub-aquatic conditions
Dr. Daniel Dräbing
Post-doctoral Researcher
Contact only via email

d.draebing(at)tum.de
Post-doctoral Researcher in the "Alpine Rock Slopes" Project
Benedikt Friedrich, M. Sc.
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25870
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
benedikt.friedrich(at)tum.de
Alpine remote sensing of climate‐induced natural hazards (AlpSense)
Johannes Leinauer, M. Sc.
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25870
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
johannes.leinauer(at)tum.de
Alpine remote sensing of climate‐induced natural hazards (AlpSense)
Regina Pläsken, M. Sc.
regina.plaesken(at)tum.de
Mechanical interaction of permafrost bedrock and high Alpine infrastucture
Theresa Raab, M. Sc.
Doctoral Researcher
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25877
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
theresa.raab(at)tum.de
Assessment of landslide hazards in the Andes region (RIESGOS project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research)
Mag. rer. nat. Markus Ribis
Tel: +43 (5223) 52105 – 18
Mobil: +43 (664) 9481804
markus.ribis(at)geo-zt.at
Survey, analysis and modelling of permafrost in Tirol
Riccardo Scandroglio, M. Sc.
Doctoral Researcher
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25870
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
r.scandroglio(at)tum.de
Detecting and modelling fluid flow and critical hydrostatic pressure in permafrost/cryospheric rock walls (HydroPF)
Tanja Schröder, M. Sc.
Doctoral Researcher
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25872
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
tanja.schroeder(at)tum.de
Cyclic rock-ice mechanical variations in permafrost rocks preparing rock-slope failure (funded by the Elite Network of Bavaria)
Dipl.-Geogr. Anne Voigtländer
Ph.D candidate
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25895
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
a.voigtlaender(at)tum.de
Environmental stress control on rock slope stability

Guest Researcher

Adrian Emmert, M. Sc.
Doctoral Researcher
Tel.: +49 (89) 289 - 25872
Fax: +49 (89) 289 - 25852
adrian.emmert(at)uni-wuerzburg.de
Internal structure of periglacial landforms (Betreuer: Prof. C. Kneisel, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg)

Finished PhD students

Influences of snow cover on thermal and mechanical processes in steep permafrost rock walls

Analysis and Evaluation of the Geosensor Network's Data at the Aggenalm Landslide, Bayerischzell, Germany
Temperature related destabilization of alpine rock walls - laboratory experiments and field observations from the Kitzsteinhorn
La modélisation du permafrost des parois de l’Aiguille du Midi
Wen Nie, M. Eng.
Bayesian networks of landslides susceptibility

Pre-survey suitability analysis of the differential and persistent scatterer synthetic aperture radar interferometry method for deformation monitoring of mass movements and subsidence
Dr. Martina Sättele
Quantifying the Reliability and Efectiveness of Early Warning Systems for Natural Hazards
Quantitative Parameterization and 3D‐run‐out Modelling of Rockfalls at Steep Limestone Cliffs in the Bavarian Alps

Former Landslide Group members


Deutscher Wetterdienst, Regional Climate Monitoring

ETH Zurich Department of Earth Sciences