Prof. Dr. Markus Disse


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Technical University of Munich

Chair of Hydrology and River Basin Management (Prof. Disse )

Postal address

Postal:
Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

Curriculum Vitae

Date and place of birth: 07.01.1963, Paderborn, Nordrhein-Westfalen.
Civil status: Married, 3 children.

Education

  • 1995 | PhD (Dr.-Ing.) University of Karlsruhe (TH) (Summa cum laude) | Dissertation: Modelling of Evapotranspiration and Groundwater Recharge in Flat Catchments.
  • 1985 – 1990 | Diploma: Civil Engineering at the University of Karlsruhe (TH) | Specialization in Water Management / Hydraulic Engineering.
  • 1983 – 1985 | Pre-Diploma: Civil Engineering at the University of Hannover (TU).
  • 1982 | A Levels (German university entrance qualification).

Research Experience

  • Since July 2013 | Head of the chair Hydrology and River Basin Management | Technical University of Munich.
  • 2003 – 2013 | Head of the chair Water Management and Resources Engineering Bundeswehr University Munich.
  • 2011 | Sabbatical at the Department of Hydrology and Water Resources of the University of Arizona, Tucson, USA, (01.08. – 31.12).
  • 1996 – 2002 | Research assistant at the Federal Institute of Hydrology (BfG), Koblenz, Germany.
  • 1996 – 1998 | Leading the department of River Morphology.
  • 1998 – 2002 | Leading the department of Water Management and Statistics.
  • 1990 – 1996 | Research assistant at the Institute of Hydrology and Water Management | University of Karlsruhe (TH), Chair of Prof. Dr. -Ing. Erich Plate.
  • 1990 | Research assistant at the Institute of Hydraulic Engineering and Land Management | University of Karlsruhe (TH), Chair of Prof. Dr. Techn. Larsen.
  • 1990 | Free consultant (Ingenieurbüro Herzog+Partner).

Key Publications

  • Merz, B., Hall, J., Disse, M., and Schumann (2010), A.: Fluvial flood risk management in a changing world, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 10, 509–527, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-10-509-2010
  • Bárdossy, A., and Disse, M. (1993), Fuzzy rule‐based models for infiltration, Water Resour. Res., 29(2), 373– 382, doi:10.1029/92WR02330.
  • Disse, M. & Engel, H. Natural Hazards (2001), Flood events in the Rhine basin: genesis, influences and mitigation. 23: 271. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1011142402374
  • Zheng Duan, Junzhi Liu, Ye Tuo, Gabriele Chiogna, Markus Disse (2016), Volume 573,
    Evaluation of eight high spatial resolution gridded precipitation products in Adige Basin (Italy) at multiple temporal and spatial scales, Science of The Total Environment, Pages 1536-1553, ISSN 0048-9697, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.08.213
  • Ye Tuo, Zheng Duan, Markus Disse, Gabriele Chiogna, (2016): Evaluation of precipitation input for SWAT modeling in Alpine catchment: A case study in the Adige river basin (Italy), Science of The Total Environment, Volume 573, Pages 66-82, ISSN 0048-9697, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.08.034

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