Georg Kaser, Dr.

Research Unit

Position

Phone:

+43 512 507 / 54457  

Room

60835

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Interaction between atmosphere and glaciers
Mass and energy fluxes on glaciers
Climate and glaciers
Alpine hydrology
Glaciology, climatology and hydrology in the Alps and in Low Latitude mountain regions as well as from a global perspective

Fellowships and Grants

Publications

2017

2016

2015

2014

Marzeion, B., and G. Kaser, 2014: Peak Water: An Unsustainable Increase in Water Availability From Melting Glaciers. Mountains and climate change: A global concern, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and Geographica Bernensia, Bern, pp. 47-50 http://www.naturwissenschaften.ch/service/publications/29999-mountains-and-climate-change.

2013

Painter, T. H., M. G. Flanner, G. Kaser, B. Marzeion, R. A. VanCuren, and W. Abdalati, 2013: End of the Little Ice Age in the Alps forced by industrial black carbon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110, 15216 - 15221, doi:10.1073/pnas.1302570110.
Gurgiser, W., T. Mölg, L. Nicholson, and G. Kaser, 2013: Mass balance model parameter transferability on a tropical glacier. Journal of Glaciology, 59, 845 - 858, doi:10.3189/2013JoG12J226.
Vaughan, D. G. and Coauthors, 2013: Observations: Cryosphere. In: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. [T. F. Stocker, D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner et al.], Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/wg1/.
Gardner, A. S. and Coauthors, 2013: A Reconciled Estimate of Glacier Contributions to Sea Level Rise: 2003 to 2009. Science, 340, 852 - 857, doi:10.1126/science.1234532.
Paal, P., H. Brugger, G. Kaser, G. Putzer, W. Tiefenthaler, and V. Wenzel, 2013: Surviving 6 days in a crevassa. Lancet, 381, 506, doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(12)62032-7.

2012

Diemberger, H. and Coauthors, 2012: Communicating Climate Knowledge. Proxies, Processes, Politics. Current Anthropology, 53, 226 - 244, doi:10.1086/665033.
Prinz, R., L. Nicholson, and G. Kaser, 2012: Variations of the Lewis Glacier, Mount Kenya, 2004-2012. Erdkunde, 66, 255 - 262, doi:10.3112/erdkunde.2012.03.05.

2011

2010

Kaser, G., M. Großhauser, and B. Marzeion, 2010: Contribution potential of glaciers to water availability in different climate regimes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 20223 - 20227, doi:10.1073/pnas.1008162107.
Mölg, T., G. Kaser, and N. J. Cullen, 2010: Glacier loss on Kilimanjaro is an exceptional case. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, E68 - E68, doi:10.1073/pnas.0913780107. http://www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.0913780107.

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

Lang, H., and G. Kaser, 2003: Preface. Journal of Hydrology, 282, 1, doi:10.1016/S0022-1694(03)00247-6. http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0022169403002476.

2002

2001

1999