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Kay Helfricht, PhD

T +43 512 507 49454
kay.helfricht(at)oeaw.ac.at

 

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Key research areas


mountain hydrology, glacier mass and energy balance, snow cover distribution in   Alpine catchments, remote sensing of the cryosphere, applied glaciology and geophysics, meteorology, climatology

Awards


  • Best Publication Award 2019 awarded by the ÖAW, Anniversary Fund of the City of Vienna for the Publikation "Calibrated Ice Thickness Estimate for All Glaciers in Austria" (Frontiers in Earth Science, April 2019, Vol. 7, Article 68)
  • First winner of the prize for meteorology of the Dr. Gottfried and Dr. Vera Weiss Science Foundation: "pluSnow - Using snow depth data to minimize the error in winter precipitation measurements" is the first project to win the 2015 prize, awarded by the Austrian Science Fund FWF to project leader Kay Helfricht
  • Werner-Kresser-Award 2014: Awarded by the Austrian Society of Hydrology (ÖGH) for excellent research in hydrology with focus on water management and water supply. Notification by Univ.-Prof. Günter Blöschl in November 2014, Award ceremony in 2015

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