Christoph Graf

portrait Mr. Christoph Graf

Wildbäche und Massenbewegungen
Gebirgshydrologie und Massenbewegungen
Zürcherstrasse 111
CH-8903 Birmensdorf

Phone: +41 (0) 44 739 24 54
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 739 21 11
E-mail: christoph.graf(at)
URL Institution:
Personal URL: link
Phone: +41 (0) 44 739 24 54
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 739 21 11
E-mail: christoph.graf(at)
URL Institution:
Personal URL: link

Programs in which Christoph Graf holds an official function:
SGmGvice chair2017 -

Additional functions:
Vize-Präsident Fachleute Naturgefahren (FAN)
Vize-Präsident Schweizerische Geomorphologische Gesellschaft (SGmG)

Key Publications of Christoph Graf (up to ten) :
Badoux, A.; Graf, C.; Rhyner, J.; Kuntner, R.; McArdell, B.W., 2009:
A debris-flow alarm system for the Alpine Illgraben catchment: design and performance. Nat. Hazards 49: 517-539.

Graf, C.; Badoux, A.; McArdell, B.W., 2009:
Alarmsystem Illgraben - Erfahrungen während der Pilotbetriebsphase. Wasser Energ. Luft 101, 2: 101-107.

Hürlimann, M.; Rickenmann, D.; Graf, C., 2003: Field and monitoring data of debris-flow events in the Swiss Alps. Can. Geotech. J. 40: 161-175.

Expertise of Christoph Graf:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Topic HydrospherePrecipitation / Runoff
Topic CryosphereGlaciers
Permafrost / Solifluction
Topic PedosphereSoil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Geology / Sediments
Topic LithosphereSediments: Formation, Dynamics, Metamorphism
Topic Economy/ResourceUseLand Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic TechnologyTechnical Environmental Protection
Topic Politics/LawMitigation / Prevention / Emission Reductions
Conventions / Protections
Topic SocietyPerception / Behaviour / Attitudes
Topic HealthWeather / Radiation / Climatic Effects
Topic SustainabilityEcological Sustainability
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleContinental
National / Cultural
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Past: Historical / Archeological
Past: Quarternary
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Time ScaleSeasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Applied Research / Technology
Integrated Assessment
GeoForum Geo-TechnologyRock and Soil Mechanics
Hydraulics and Hydromechanics
Tunneling, Drilling, Foundations, Construction
Geodesy and Photogrammetry
Geotechnics, Geomatics, Geophysics

Specialties of Christoph Graf:
debris flows, torrents

Last update: 12/21/18
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2019)

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