University of Natural Ressources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)

Institute of Water Management, Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering (IWHW)

At the Environmental Reserch Station Schneefernerhaus, the Institute of Water Management, Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering (IWHW) is working on hydrological and remote sensing techniques to measure and modell the alpine snow and water processes.

Selected Publications

Apperl B, Bernhardt M, Schulz K. 2015. Distributed temperature sensing (DTS) as a Measurement Method in Land Surface Hydrology and Sanitary Environmental Engineering. Oesterreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 67: 447-456. DOI: doi:10.1007/s00506-015-0270-7

Bernhardt M, Harer S, Jacobeit J, Wetzel KF, Schulz K. 2014. The Virtual Alpine Observatory - research focus Alpine hydrology. Hydrol Wasserbewirts, 58: 241-243.

Bernhardt M, Schulz K, Liston GE, Zangl G. 2012. The influence of lateral snow redistribution processes on snow melt and sublimation in alpine regions. J Hydrol, 424: 196-206. DOI: DOI 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.01.001.

Gao L, Bernhardt M, Schulz K. 2012. Elevation correction of ERA-Interim temperature data in complex terrain. Hydrol Earth Syst Sc, 16: 4661-4673. DOI: DOI 10.5194/hess-16-4661-2012.

Härer S, Bernhardt M, Corripio JG, Schulz K. 2013. PRACTISE - Photo Rectification And ClassificaTIon SoftwarE (V.1.0). Geosci Model Dev, 6: 837-848. DOI: DOI 10.5194/gmd-6-837-2013.

Härer S, Bernhardt M, Schulz K. 2016. PRACTISE – Photo Rectification And ClassificaTIon SoftwarE (V.2.1). Geosci. Model Dev., 9: 307-321. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-9-307-2016.

Pomeroy J, Bernhardt M, Marks D. 2015. Research network to track alpine water. Nature, 521: 32-32.

Prof. Dr. Karsten Schulz
Tel. +43 1 47654-5501

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Matthias Bernhardt
Tel. +43 1 47654-5508