Thomas Zieher, PhD

T +43 512 507 49481
thomas.zieher(at)oeaw.ac.at

www.zieher.cc

 

 

 

Key research areas

Geoinformatics, data quality, spatial statistics, modelling shallow landslides and rock fall, landslide monitoring, analysis of 3D point clouds

Selected publications

2020

2020

  • Gutierrez, I., Før Gjermundsen, E., Harcourt, W., Kuschnerus, M., Tonion, F., & Zieher, T. (2020). Analysis of filtering techniques for investigating landslide-induced topographic changes in the Oetz valley (Tyrol, Austria). Isprs Annals Of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing And Spatial Information Science, V-2-2020, 719-726. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-V-2-2020-719-2020
  • Meißl, G., Zieher, T., & Geitner, C. (2020). Runoff response to rainfall events considering initial soil moisture – Analysis of 9-year records in a small Alpine catchment (Brixenbach valley, Tyrol, Austria). Journal Of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 30, 100711. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrh.2020.100711
  • Kumar, P., Debele, S. E., Sahani, J., Aragão, L., Barisani, F., Basu, B., et al. (2020). Towards an operationalisation of nature-based solutions for natural hazards. Science Of The Total Environment, 731, 1-23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138855
  • Fischer, S., Hormes, A., Adams, M. S., Zieher, T., Bremer, M., Rutzinger, M., & Otto, J. -C. (2020). Quantifying the influence of low vegetation on vertical uncertainties of 3D point clouds derived from UAV-based ground surface measurements. Geophysical Research Abstracts. https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-20468
  • Pfeiffer, J., Zieher, T., Schmieder, J., Rutzinger, M., Polderman, A., Engl, D., et al. (2020). Monitoring-based identification of nature-based solutions to mitigate the impact of deep-seated gravitational slope deformations. Geophysical Research Abstracts. https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-18263
  • Tinti, S., Gallotti, G., Zieher, T., Pfeiffer, J., Zaniboni, F., Rutzinger, M., & Di Sabatino, S. (2020). Modelling the effect of Nature Based Solutions on slope instability. Geophysical Research Abstracts. https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-9867
  • Rutzinger, M., Anders, K., Bremer, M., Höfle, B., Lindenbergh, R., Oude Elberink, S., et al. (2020). Training in innovative technologies for close-range sensing in Alpine terrain - 3rd edition. Isprs Archives Of The Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing And Spatial Information Sciences, XLIII-B5-2020, 243-250. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLIII-B5-2020-243-2020

2019

2019

  • Zieher, T., Bremer, M., Rutzinger, M., Pfeiffer, J., Fritzmann, P., & Wichmann, V. (2019). Assessment of Landslide-induced displacement and deformation of above-ground objects using uav-borne and airborne laser scanning data. Isprs Annals Of The Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing And Spatial Information Sciences, IV-2/W5, 461-467. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-IV-2-W5-461-2019
  • Rutzinger, M., Bremer, M., Mayer, A., & Zieher, T. (2019). Sensing mountains - digitizing landscapes for environmental monitoring. (M. Rutzinger & Heinrich, K., Eds., A. P. Fischer H., Tran.), Close Range Sensing Techniques in Alpine Terrain. Proceedings of the Innsbruck Summer School of Alpine Research 2019, 16.-22.6.2019 in Obergurgl, Austria. Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. https://doi.org/10.1553/IGF-8
  • Pfeiffer, J., Zieher, T., Rutzinger, M., Bremer, M., & Wichmann, V. (2019). Comparison and time-series analysis of landslide displacement mapped by airborne, terrestrial and unnmanned aerial vehicle based platforms. (G. Vosselman, Oude Elberink, S. J., & Yang, M. Y., Eds.), ISPRS Geospatial Week 2019. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-IV-2-W5-421-2019
  • Bremer, M., Wichmann, V., Rutzinger, M., Zieher, T., & Pfeiffer, J. (2019). Simulating unmanned-aerial-vehicle based laser scanning data for efficient mission planplan in complex terrain. (G. Vosselman, Oude Elberink, S. J., & Yang, M. Y., Eds.), ISPRS Geospatial Week 2019. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-2-W13-943-2019
  • van Natijne, A., Lindenberger, J., Bogaard, T., Rutzinger, M., & Zieher, T. (2019). An integrated water balance approach to analyze rainfall driven landslides. Geophysical Research Abstracts.
  • Bremer, M., Zieher, T., Pfeiffer, J., Petrini-Monteferri, F., & Wichmann, V. (2019). Monitoring der Großhangbewegung Reissenschuh (Schmirntal, Tirol) mit TLS und UAV-basiertem Laserscanning. (K. Hanke & Weinold, T., Eds.), Internationale Geodätische Woche Obergurgl 2019.

2018

2018

  • Zieher, T. (2018). Investigating the requirements for dynamic physically-based slope stability modelling - Assessing the occurrence and predictability of shallow landslides in selected study areas in Vorarlberg, Austria.
  • Zieher, T., Pfeiffer, J., & Rutzinger, M. (2018). Quantification of 3D landslide displacement derived from multi-temporal long-range terrestrial laser scanning. Geophysical Research Abstracts.
  • Darvishi, M., Schlägel, R., Kofler, C., Cuzzo, G., Rutzinger, M., Zieher, T., et al. (2018). Sentinel-1 and Ground-Based Sensors for Continuous Monitoring of the Corvara Landslide (South Tyrol, Italy). Remote Sensing, 10, 1-19. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs10111781
  • Pfeiffer, J., Zieher, T., Bremer, M., Wichmann, V., & Rutzinger, M. (2018). Derivation of Three-Dimensional Displacement Vectors from Multi-Temporal Long-Range Terrestrial Laser Scanning at the Reissenschuh Landslide (Tyrol, Austria). Remote Sensing, 10, 1-19. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs10111688
  • Zieher, T., Toschi, I., Remondino, F., Rutzinger, M., Kofler, C., Meija-Aguilar, A., & Schlögel, R. (2018). Sensor- and scene-guided integration of TLS and photogrammetric point clouds for landslide monitoring. (F. Remondino, I. Toschi,, & T. Fuse,, Eds.), The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-2-1243-2018
  • Rutzinger, M., Bremer, M., Höfle, B., Hämmerle, M., Lindenbergh, R., Oude Elberink, S., et al. (2018). Training in innovative technologies for close-range sensing in Alpine terrain. Isprs Annals Of The Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing And Spatial Information Sciences, IV-2, 239-246. https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-IV-2-239-2018
  • Darvishi, M., Cuzzo, G., Schlögel, R., Kofler, C., Steger, S., Zieher, T., et al. (2018). Improvement of multi-temporal interferometry combining Sentinel-1A/B for monitoring two active landslides in the Italian and Austrian Alps. Geophysical Research Abstracts. Retrieved de https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2018/EGU2018-14796.pdf

2017

2017

  • Geitner, C., Gild, C., Gruber, F., Mayr, A., Neuner, S., Rutzinger, M., et al. (2017). Morphodynamik, quartäre Sedimente und Böden in den Alpen. In Innsbrucker Geographische Gesellschaft (Ed.), Innsbrucker Geographische Gesellschaft: Innsbrucker Jahresbericht 2016-2017 (pp. 43-62).
  • Darvishi, M., Schlögel, R., Cuzzo, G., Rutzinger, M., Zieher, T., & Bruzzone, L. (2017). Small Baseline Subset (SBAS) InSAR Analysis Using Sentinel-1 Data for Monitoring Landslide Deformation in the Alps. (European Space Agency, Ed.), Fringe 2017.
  • Zieher, T. (2017). Are real-world shallow landslides reproducible by physically-based models? Four test cases in the Laternser valley, Vorarlberg (Austria). Landslides, 14, 2009–2023. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10346-017-0840-9
  • Pfeiffer, J., Rutzinger, M., & Zieher, T. (2017). Monitoring von tiefgründigen Massenbewegungen mit terrestrischem Laserscanning. 3D-Punktwolken in der Geographie – Erfassung, Analyse und Visualisierung, Deutscher Kongress für Geographie 2017, Tübingen.
  • Stötter, J., Bremer, M., Mayr, A., Rutzinger, M., Sailer, R., & Zieher, T. (2017). Laserscanning am Institut für Geographie - ein Überblick. In Innsbrucker Geographische Gesellschaft (Ed.), Innsbrucker Geographische Gesellschaft: Innsbrucker Jahresbericht 2016-2017 (pp. 5-27).
  • Zieher, T., Rutzinger, M., Schneider-Muntau, B., Perzl, F., Leidinger, D., Formayer, H., & Geitner, C. (2017). Sensitivity analysis and calibration of a dynamic physically-based slope stability model. Natural Hazards And Earth System Sciences, 17, 971-992. https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2017-73
  • Schlögel, R., Thiebes, B., Toschi, I., Zieher, T., Darvishi, M., & Kofler, C. (2017). Sensor data integration for landslide monitoring - the LEMONADE concept. Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides, 4th World Landslide Forum. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-53498-5_9
  • Rutzinger, M., Zieher, T., Pfeiffer, J., Schlögel, R., Darvishi, M., Toschi, I., & Remondino, F. (2017). Evaluating synergy effects of combined close-range and remote sensing techniques for the monitoring of a deep-seated landslide (Schmirn, Austria).
  • Bremer, M., Wichmann, V., & Rutzinger, M. (2017). Calibration and Validation of a Detailed Architectural Canopy Model Reconstruction for the Simulation of Synthetic Hemispherical Images and Airborne LiDAR Data. Remote Sensing, 9, 1-22. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs9030220

2016

2016

  • Zieher, T., Perzl, F., Gruber, F., Rutzinger, M., Meißl, G., & Geitner, C. (2016). Data requirements for the assessment of shallow landslide susceptibility using logistic regression. In S. Aversa, Cascini, L., Picarelli, L., & Scavia, C. (Eds.), Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice, Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Landslides (pp. 2139-2146). https://doi.org/10.1201/9781315375007
  • Zieher, T., Rutzinger, M., Meißl, G., Geitner, C., Perzl, F., Markart, G., & Formayer, H. (2016). Climate induced system status changes at slopes and their impact on shallow landslide susceptibility – the C3S-ISLS Project. (CCCA, Ed.), 17. Österreichischer Klimatag 2016Jahrestagung der Österreichischen Forschungsgruppe für Geomorphologie und Umweltwandel.
  • Zieher, T., Markart, G., Ottowitz, D., Römer, A., Rutzinger, M., Meißl, G., & Geitner, C. (2016). Water content dynamics at plot scale - comparison of time-lapse electrical resistivity tomography monitoring and pore pressure modelling. Journal Of Hydrology, 195-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.11.019
  • Darvishi, M., Toschi, I., Remondino, F., Schlögel, R., Thiebes, B., Mejia-Aguilar, A., et al. (2016). 3D reconstruction of a large landslide from UAV-based imagery.

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2006-2009