Holger Frey

Dr. Holger Frey
Glaciology & Geomorphodynamics Group
Geographisches Institut - Physical Geography
Universität Zürich
Winterthurerstr. 190
CH-8057 Zürich

Phone: +41 (0) 44 635 52 08
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 635 51 21
Fax: +41 (0) 44 635 68 48
E-mail: holger.frey(at)geo.uzh.ch
URL Institution: www.geo.uzh.ch/en/units/physical-geography-glaciology-and-geomorphodynamics
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Key Publications of Holger Frey (up to ten) :
Frey, H., Huggel, C., Bühler, Y., Buis, D., Burga, M. D., Choquevilca, W., Fernandez, F., García Hernández, J., Giráldez, C., Loarte, E., Masias, P., Portocarrero, C., Vicuña, L. and Walser, M. (2016): A robust debris-flow and GLOF risk management strategy for a data-scarce catchment in Santa Teresa, Peru. Landslides, 13, 1493–1507.

Klime?, J., Novotny, J., Novotná, I., Jordán de Urries, B., Vilímek, V., Emmer, A., Strozzi, T., Kusák, M., Cochachin Rapre, A., Hartvich, F. and Frey, H. (2016): Landslides in moraines as triggers of glacial lake outburst floods: example of the Palcacocha Lake (Cordillera Blanca, Peru). Landslides, 13, 1461–1477.

Frey, H., Machguth, H., Huss, M., Huggel, C., Bajracharya, S., Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N. and Stoffel, M. (2014): Estimating the volume of glaciers in the Himalayan–Karakoram region using different methods. The Cryosphere, 8, 2313-2333.

Frey, H., García Hernández, J., Huggel, C., Schneider, D., Rohrer, M., Gonzales Alfaro, C., Muñoz Asmat, R., Price Rios, K., Meza Román, L., Cochachin Rapre, A. and Masias Chacon, P. (2014): An Early Warning System for lake outburst floods of the Laguna 513, Cordillera Blanca, Peru. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on the Analysis and Management of Changing Risks for Natural Hazards. 18 – 19 November 2014, Padua, Italy.

Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Kääb, A., Huggel, C., Paul, F., Cogley, J.G., Frey, H., Kargel, J.S., Fujita, K., Scheel, M., Bajracharya, S. and Stoffel, M. (2012): The State and Fate of Himalayan Glaciers. Science, 336(6079), 310-314.

Frey, H., Paul, F. and Strozzi, T. (2012): Compilation of a glacier inventory for the western Himalayas from satellite data: methods, challenges, and results. Remote Sensing of Environment, 124, 832-843. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2012.06.020.

Frey, H., Haeberli, W., Linsbauer, A., Huggel, C. and Paul, F. (2010): A multi-level strategy for anticipating future glacier lake formation and associated hazard potentials. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 10, 339-352.

Expertise of Holger Frey:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Topic CryosphereCryosphere
Topic Risk & Disaster ManagementRisk Assessment / Forecasting
Prevention of Risks and Natural Hazards
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland

Last update: 5/23/18
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