Munich Alpine Hazards and Mitigation Cluster (AlpHaz)

Epochenmessung Überwachungsnetz: GNSS- / TPS-Messungen an der Aggenalmrutschung (Sudelfeld) Die Aggenalmrutschung im Gebiet des Sudelfelds wurde mehrere Jahre mit Sensoren des alpEWAS-Frühwarnsystems überwacht. Mit Ablauf der Förderphase wird der Rutschhang nun in Form eines... [mehr]

In the corporation with TUM Landslide member Daniel Draebing, Sam McColl gained funding for the research project “Investigating glacier retreat as a driver of rock slope collapse: Mueller Rockslide” from Massey University Research Fund (MURF) and the Department of Conservation of... [mehr]

In the framework of the DFG funded BIMODAL project, Daniel Draebing conducted fieldwork together with Jana Eichel (former University of Bonn, upcoming Karlsruhe Institute of Technology), Christian Eling, Lasse Klingbeil and Markus Wieland (Institute of Geodesy and Geoinformation,... [mehr]

Last Friday the climate agreement of Paris became applicable. From 07. to 18. November the United Nations Climate Change Conference works on the next steps in Marrakech for more climate protection. Occuring effects of the climate change can be seen all over the world. In "ZDF... [mehr]

Sibylle Knapp and Flavio Anselmetti went out for a sediment coring campaign on Lake Eibsee. They retrieved nine cores at four coring locations through up to ~5 meters of lake sediments and rock material. The coring locations were chosen according to the reflection seismic profiles... [mehr]

Michael received the King Albert Mountain Award on September 1, 2016 in a four-day reunion of the King Albert Memoral Foundation in St. Moritz and  a ceremony at the Diavolezza. The award is given every 2nd year to one researcher for outstanding contributions to the mountain world... [mehr]

Vom 11. bis 12. August 2016 wurden am Gipfel des Hochstaufen (bei Bad Reichenhall) Folgemessungen des ClimChAlp Projektes durchgeführt (Klimawandel, Auswirkungen und Anpassungsstrategien im Alpenraum, Strategisches Interreg-III-B-Alpenraum-Projekt). Der Lehrstuhl für Geodäsie... [mehr]

Thomas Wunderlich and Michael Krautblatter organised a DFG-funded Round Table Meeting „Anticipative Signals for Alpine Hazards: Geosystem Configurations, Prediction and Forecast (AlpPred)“ inviting ca. 20 experts from the Technical University of Munich (TUM), the German Aerospace... [mehr]

TUM-Forscher berichten über Arbeit am Gotthard-Basistunnel in der Schweiz [mehr]

The Northern Calcareous Alps with their steep mountain torrents are affected by a major number of debris flows per year. In a new paper, appeared in Geomorphology, Andreas Dietrich and Michael Krautblatter investigated several debris flow fans at the Plansee (Austria) and... [mehr]