800975 SE Interdisciplinary practical course - field surveys and measurements at the Reissenschuh mass movement (Schmirntal)

summer semester 2022 | Last update: 04.03.2022 Place course on memo list
SE Interdisciplinary practical course - field surveys and measurements at the Reissenschuh mass movement (Schmirntal)
SE 2

Students are able to present their specific research work with an interdisciplinary audience, to comment on interdisciplinary research questions and to discuss common research issues with other fields with the focus on natural hazards in mountain regions.

Anticipated field measurements and sampling (adjustments and additions may be made in the detail and scheduling of the LV):


(1)  Terrestrial Laser Scanning (TLS)


Areal survey of the terrain surface of the mass movement starting from 4 setup positions; possibly detailed surveys in a selected area (e.g., in the area of the central fissure of the mass movement);


(2)  UAV-borne laser scanning (optional)


Complementary to TLS imagery, ULS data provide even higher resolution and more complete representations of the Earth's surface;


(3)  Differential Global Navigation Satellite System (DGNSS)


Periodic and point position determination at marked measurement points distributed over the mass movement; continuous position measurements at a permanent low-cost DGNSS station to determine offset rates and to observe the velocity behavior of the mass movement over time;


2-3 day (blocked) stay at the Reissenschuh mass movement and execution of geodetic, geotechnical, hydraulic and sedimentological measurements; execution of the measurements in groups under the guidance of the respective professionally assigned course instructors; joint evaluation of selected measurements under appropriate professional guidance and analysis of selected samples in the corresponding laboratories (geotechnics, hydraulic engineering);


Bremer, M., Zieher, T., Pfeiffer, J., Petrini- Monteferri, F., Wichmann, V. (2019). Monitoring der Großhangbewegung Reissenschuh (Schmirntal, Tirol) mit TLS und UAV-basiertem Laserscanning. Hanke, K.; Weinold, 321-333.


Pfeiffer, J., Zieher, T., Bremer, M., Wichmann, V., Rutzinger, M. (2018). Derivation of three- dimensional displacement vectors from multi- temporal long-range terrestrial laser scanning at the Reissenschuh Landslide (Tyrol, Austria). Remote Sensing, 10(11), 1688.

Participation in the doctoral program „Natural Hazards in Mountain Regions“; PhD-thesis topic with the focus on natural hazards in mountain regions

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