Our group is presenting 10 topics at this years EGU (see list below). As every year, the EGU General Assembly will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences. This year, the EGU will be a... [mehr]

2020 was the 14th year of permafrost monitoring on the Zugspitze for the Chair of Landslide Research. Despite the strong Covid limitations, our measurements have been conducted as always monthly, requiring a big logistical effort and even harder field-work. We are therefore... [mehr]

The paper from the AlpSenseBench project to anticipation of the imminent Hochvogel rock slope failure and our monitoring and warning system is now online: Leinauer, J.; Jacobs, B., Krautblatter, M. (2020) Anticipating an imminent large rock slope failure at the Hochvogel (Allgäu... [mehr]

After approval of the AlpSenseRely-project, members of the AlpSense-Team wanted to use the good weather in November for neccessary maintenance work at the measuring system at the Hochvogel summit before the winter. Unfortunately deep clouds made a helicopter transport of the... [mehr]

Knapp, S., Mamot, P., Lempe, B., and Krautblatter, M. (2020) Impact of an 0.2 km3 Rock Avalanche on Lake Eibsee (Bavarian Alps, Germany) – Part I: Reconstruction of the paleolake and Effects of the Impact. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms, https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.5024. Knapp,... [mehr]

Verena Stammberger joined the TUM Landslide Research Group as a PhD student working on debris flows. She completed her BSc and MSc in Environmental Engineering at the TUM. For her Master’s Thesis “Debris Flow Potential in the Alps: Monitoring and Modelling at the Roßbichelgraben... [mehr]

We performed ERT measurements, Laserscans, mapping and more at the Hochwildehaus next to the Gurgler Ferner to understand the origin of the rock slope movements that cause damages of the Hut. [mehr]

We welcome Dr. Shiva P. Pudasaini to our Landslide Research Group at the Technical University of Munich. Dr. Pudasaini has been awarded a Visiting Professorship at TUM since May, 2020. He is a world leading scientist in advanced modelling, simulation and application of complex... [mehr]

Covid-19 hit our communities strongly on many fronts but was not able to stop the biggest European conference on Geoscience: EGU General Assembly 2020 is happening right now online! This year, only virtually and with a new format: “displays” for everyone, instead of the standard... [mehr]