Heinz Veit

portrait Prof. Heinz Veit

Geographisches Institut - Physische Geographie
Universität Bern
Hallerstrasse 12
CH-3012 Bern

Phone: +41 (0) 31 631 85 61
Phone2: +41 (0) 31 684 88 59
E-mail: veit(at)giub.unibe.ch
URL Institution: www.geography.unibe.ch/content/forschungsgruppen/palaeo__geooekologie/gruppenportrait/personal_homepage/index_eng.html

with involvement of Heinz Veit
in which Heinz Veit holds an official function.

Additional functions:
member IGU, Swiss National Committee

Key Publications of Heinz Veit (up to ten) :
Kull, C., S. Imhof, M. Grosjean, R. Zech, H. Veit (2008): Late Pleistocene glaciation in the Central Andes: Temperature versus humidity control — A case study from the eastern Bolivian Andes (17° S) and regional synthesis. - Global and Planetary Change, 60, 148-164

Lombardo, U., Canal-Beeby, E., Fehr, S., & Veit, H. (2011). Raised fields in the Bolivian Amazonia: a prehistoric green revolution or a flood risk mitigation strategy? Journal of Archaeological Science, 38(3), 502-512.

May, J.-H., R. Zech, A. Schellenberger, C. Kull & H. Veit (2011): Quaternary environmental and climate changes in the Central Andes. – in: Salfity, J.A. & R.A. Marquillas Rosa (eds.): Cenozoic Geology of the Central Andes of Argentina, Salta: 247-263

Schulte, L., R. Julià, H. Veit & F. Carvalho (2009): Do high-resolution fan delta records provide a useful tool for hazard assessment in mountain regions? – Int. Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management, 1 (2): 197-210

Veit, H. (2002): Die Alpen: Geoökologie und Landschaftsentwicklung. - Stuttgart (Ulmer Verlag), 335

Expertise of Heinz Veit:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic AtmosphereClimate
Topic CryosphereGlaciers
Permafrost / Solifluction
Topic PedosphereSoil Formation
Soil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Geology / Sediments
Topic LithosphereLithosphere
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseEconomy / Resource Use
Land Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleRegional
National / Cultural
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Past: Historical / Archeological
Past: Quarternary
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Time ScaleSeasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
100 kyr
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Literature Study

Last update: 4/8/22
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2022)
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