Expertise

Topic Expertise
Expert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Research Interface / Management
Topic Atmosphere Atmosphere
Meteorology
Climate
Global Warming
Radiation
Air Pollution
Topic Hydrosphere Hydrosphere
Fresh Water Systems / Rivers / Lakes
Precipitation / Runoff
Ocean
Water Pollution / Waste Water
Hydrogeology
Topic Cryosphere Cryosphere
Glaciers
Polar Ice Sheets/ Sea Ice
Snow Cover
Permafrost / Solifluction
Topic Pedosphere Pedosphere
Soil Formation
Soil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Soil Pollution and Restauration
Geology / Sediments
Topic Lithosphere Lithosphere
Geochemical Processes
Tectonics
Sediments: Formation, Dynamics, Metamorphism
Magmatic Rocks: Formation, Metamorphism
Morphodynamics
Topic Biosphere Biosphere
Plants
Animals
Biodiversity
Topic Integrated Systems Integrated Systems and Ecology
Carbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Hydrogeochemical Cycle
Nutrient Cycle / Food Chain
Economic Cycle
Life Cycle
other Coupled Cycles
Topic Ecosystems Ecosystems
Terrestrial Ecosystems
Marine Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUse Economy / Resource Use
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Food Security
Industry
Trade / Globalisation
Tourism
Transport / Mobility
Energy
Water
Mineral Resources
Land Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic Technology Technology
Biotechnology
Technical Environmental Protection
Recycling
Efficiency
Topic Politics/Law Politics / Law
Mitigation / Prevention / Emission Reductions
Adaptation
Conventions / Protections
Regionalization / Globalization
Topic Society Society
Population Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Organisations / Institutions
Employment / Social Security / Poverty
Perception / Behaviour / Attitudes
Education / Communication / Participation
Topic Culture/History Culture / History
Ethics / Cultural Values
Philosophy / Religion
Art / Folklore / Symbols / Language
Topic Health Health
Infectious / Vector Borne Disease
Pollution Effects / Water Quality
Weather / Radiation / Climatic Effects
Nutrition
Topic Sustainability Sustainability
Ecological Sustainability
Social Sustainability
Economic Sustainability
Time Frame
Past
Past: Historical / Archeological
Recent / Today
Future
Statistical Focus
Extreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Variability
Time Scale
Seasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
Millenial
100 kyr
Billenial (Mio yrs)
Methods Method
Data Collection
Data Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Interviews, Questionnaires
Data Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Modeling
Policy Analysis and Formation
Applied Research / Technology
Integrated Assessment
Collaboration with developing and transition countries ; Capacity Building
Program Coordination / Management
Mountain Research Initiative MRI Research area
Long-term monitoring and analysis of indicators of environmental change in mount
Integrated model-based studies of environmental change in diff. mountain regions
Process studies along altitudinal gradients and in associated headwater basins
Sustainable land use and natural resources management
MRI Regions (please tick your mountain regions of interest)
Africa
Carpathians
Caucasus
Europe (including Eastern Europe)
North America
Latin America
South East Asia
Central Asia
Hindu Kush Himalayas