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Adrot, A., Fiedrich, F., Lotter, A., Münzberg, T., Rigaud, E., Wiens, M., Raskob, W., and Schultmann, F. (2017): Challenges in Establishing Cross-Border Resilience. In: Urban Disaster Resilience and Security - Novel Approaches for Dealing with Risks in Societies, The Urban Book Series (Eds.: Fiedrich, F., Fekete, A.), Springer, in press.

Daniell, J.E., Schaefer, A.M., and Wenzel, F. (2017): Losses Associated with Secondary Effects in Earthquakes. Front. Built Environ., 3, 30, doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2017.00030.

Daniell, J.E., Khazai, B., Wenzel, F. (2017): Indirect Loss Potential Index for Natural disasters for National and sub-national analysis. In: Risk Modeling for Hazards and Disasters (Eds. G. Michel), Elsevier Ltd., Amsterdamm, Netherlands.

Daniell, J.E., Wenzel, F., Schaefer, A.M. (2017): The use of historic loss data for insurance and total loss modelling. In: Risk Modeling for Hazards and Disasters (Eds. G. Michel), Elsevier Ltd., Amsterdamm, Netherlands.

Kunz, M., P. Geissbuehler (2017): Chapter 2.3 Severe Convective Storms. In: Natural Catastrophe Risk Management and Modelling: A Practitioner's Guide (Eds.: K. Mitchell-Wallace, M. Jones,  J. Hiller, and M. Foote), John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Chicherster, UK, ISBN: 978-1-118-90604-0.

Kunz M., Mohr, S., Werner, P. (2017): Kapitel 7: Niederschlag. In: Klimawandel in Deutschland: Entwicklung, Folgen, Risiken und Perspektiven. (Eds.: G. Brasseur, D. Jacob, and S. Such-Zöller), Springer Spektrum, 57-66, doi:10.1007/978-3-662-50397-3_7

Leder, J.; Wenzel, F.; Daniell, J. E.; Gottschämmer, E. (2017): Loss of residential buildings in the event of a re-awakening of the Laacher See Volcano (Germany). Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 337, 111–123, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.02.019

Mohr, S., Kunz, M., Richter, A., Ruck, B. (2017): Statistical characteristics of convective wind gusts in Germany, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 957–969.

Münzberg, T., Müller, T., and Raskob, W. (2017): A Future Oriented Agent-based Simulation to Improve Urban Critical Infrastructure Resilience, In: Urban Disaster Resilience and Security - Novel Approaches for Dealing with Risks in Societies, The Urban Book Series (Eds.: Fiedrich, F., Fekete, A.), Springer, in press.

Münzberg, T.; Wiens, M.; Schultmann, F. (2017): A spatial-temporal vulnerability assessment to support the building of community resilience against power outage impacts. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 121, 99-118. doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2016.11.027.

Murnane, R. J., Daniell, J. E., Schäfer, A. M., Ward, P. J., Winsemius, H., Simpson, A., Tijssen, A. and Toro, J. (2017): Future scenarios for earthquake and flood risk in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Earth’s Future, in press, doi:10.1002/2016EF000481

Newman J.P., Maier H.R., Riddell G.A., Zecchin A.C., Daniell J., Schaefer A., van Delden H., Khazai B., O'Flaherty M.J. and Newland C.P. (2017): Review of literature on decision support systems for natural hazard risk reduction: Current status and future research directions, Environmental Modelling and Software, 96, 378‐409, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.06.042.

Ottenburger, S., Airaksinen, M., Pinto-Seppä, I., Raskob, W. (2017): Enhancing Urban Resilience via a Real-Time Decision Support System for Smart Cities, Proceedings of the 23rd ICE/ITMC/IEEE Conference,  in press.

Ottenburger, S., Münzberg, T. (2017): An approach for analyzing the impacts of smart grid topologies on critical infrastructure resilience. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2017), Albi, France.

Richter A., Ruck, B., Mohr, S. & Kunz, M. (2017): Interaction of Severe Convective Gusts and Typical Urban Structures. Urban Climate, in press, http://dx.doi:.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2016.11.003.

de Ruiter, M. C., Ward, P. J., Daniell, J. E., and Aerts, J. C. J. H.: Review Article: A comparison of flood and earthquake vulnerability assessment indicators, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1231-1251, doi: 10.5194/nhess-17-1231

Schäfer, A., Daniell, J. E., Wenzel, F. (2017): The smart cluster method: Adaptive earthquake cluster identification and analysis in strong seismic regions. J. Seismol., 21, in press, doi:10.1007/s10950-017-9646-4

Schäfer, A. M., Wenzel, F. (2017): TsuPy: Computational robustness in Tsunami hazard modelling. Computers & Geosciences, 102, 148-157.​



Breunig, M., Kuper, P. V., Butwilowski, E., Thomsen, A., Jahn, M., Dittrich, A., Al-Doori, M., Golovko, D. and Menninghaus, M., 2016: The story of DB4GeO – A service-based geo-database architecture to support multi-dimensional data analysis and visualization. ISPRS J. Photogramm. Remote Sens.,117, 187-205.

Daniell, J.E. (2016): The Evolving Risk of Earthquakes: Past, Present, and Future. In: The making of a riskier future: How our decisions are shaping future disaster risk (Eds. Fraser, S.), Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), World Bank Press.

Falter, D., Dung, N.V., Vorogushyn, S., Schröter, Hundecha, Y., Kreibich, H., Apel, H., Theisselmann, F., Merz, B. (2016): Continuous, large-scale simulation model for flood risk assessments: proof-of-concept. Journal of Flood Risk Management. 9,3–21

Fleming, K., Parolai, S., Garcia-Aristizabal, A.,Tyagunov, S., Vorogushyn, S., Kreibich, H. and Mahlke, H., 2016: Harmonizing and comparing single-type natural hazard risk estimations. Ann. Geophys. 59, S0216.

Münzberg T., Wiens M., Schultman F. (2016): Understanding Resilience: A Spatio-temporal Vulnerability Assessment of a Population affected by Sudden Lack of Food. In: Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations. Springer International Series in Operations Research & Management Science, 235, 257-280, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-24418-1.

Kunz-Plapp T., Hackenbruch J., Schipper J.W. (2016): Factors of Subjective Heat Stress of Urban Citizens in Contexts of Everyday Life. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 977–994, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-977-2016

Piper D., Kunz, M., Ehmele, F., Mohr, S., Mühr, B., Kron, A., Daniell, J.E. (2016): Exceptional sequence of severe thunderstorms and related flash floods in May and June 2016 in Germany – Part 1: Meteorological background. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 16, 2835–2850, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-2835-2016

Punge H.J., Kunz M. Hail (2016): Observations and Hailstorm Characteristics in Europe: A review. Atmos Res., 176/177, 159–184, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2016.02.012

Puskeiler, M., Kunz M., Schmidberger M. (2016): Hail statistics over Germany derived from single-polarization Radar Data. Atmos. Res., 178/179, 459–470, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2016.04.014

Thieken A.H., Bessel T., Kienzler S., Kreibich H., Müller M., Pisi S., Schröter K. (2016): The flood of June 2013 in Germany: how much do we know about its impacts? Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1519–1540; doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1519-2016

Thieken A.H., Kienzler S., Kreibich H., Kuhlicke C., Kunz M., Mühr B., Müller M., Otto A., Petrow T., Pisi S., Schröter K. (2016): Review of the flood risk management system in Germany after the major flood in 2013. Ecology & Society 21: 51, doi:10.5751/ES-08547-210251

Tsang Hing-Ho, Wenzel F. (2016): Setting Structural Safety Requirement for Controlling Earthquake Mortality Risk. Safety Science, 86, 174-183.

Wagner Th., Goda K., Erdik M., Daniell J., Wenzel F. (2016): A Spatial Correlation Model of Peak Ground Acceleration and Response Spectra Based on Data of the Istanbul Earthquake Rapid Response and Early Warning System. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 85, 166–178.



Anhorn J. & Khazai B. (2015): Open Space Suitability Analysis for Emergency Shelter after an Earthquake. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 789-803, doi:10.5194/nhess-15-789-2015

Brauner F., Münzberg T., Wiens M., Fiedrich F., Lechleuthner A., Schultmann F. (2015): Critical Infrastructure Resilience: A Framework for Considering Micro and Macro Observation Levels. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, 24-27

Brink, S., Davidson, R. (2015): “Framework for Comprehensive Assessment of a City’s Natural Disaster Risk .” Earthquake Spectra, 31, 1931-1947.

Comes, T., Wijngaards, N., Schultmann, F. (2015): Exploring the future: Runtime scenario selection for complex and time-bound decisions, Technological Forecasting & Social Change. 97,029–43.

Daniell, J.E. (2015): Global View of Seismic Code and Building Practice Factors. In: Encyclopaedia of Earthquake Engineering (Eds. M. Beer, E. Patelli, I.  Kougioumtzoglou and I. Siu-Kui Au), Springer.

Dittrich A., Richter D., Lucas C., Gartner G. & Huang H. (2015), ed. Analysing the Usage of Spatial Prepositions in Short Messages. In: Progress in Location-Based Services 2014, Springer International Publishing, Cham, 153-169

Fohringer J., Dransch D., Kreibich H., Schröter K. (2015): Social Media as an Information Source for Rapid Flood Inundation Mapping. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 2725–2738, doi:10.5194/nhess-15-2725-2015

Goda K., Wenzel F., De Risi R. (2015): Empirical Assessment of Nonlinear Seismic Demand of Mainshock-Aftershock Ground Motion Sequences for Japanese Earthquakes Front. Built Environ. 1:6. doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2015.00006

Goda, K., Wenzel, F., Daniell, J.E.  (2014): Insurance and Re-insurance Models for Earthquake. In: Encyclopaedia of Earthquake Engineering (Eds. M. Beer, E. Patelli, I.  Kougioumtzoglou and I. Siu-Kui Au), Springer.

Gunasekera, R., Ishizawa , O., Aubrecht, C., Blankespoor, B., Murray, S., Pomonis, A., & Daniell, J.E. (2015): Developing an adaptive global exposure model to support the generation of country disaster risk profiles, Earth-Science Reviews, 150, 594-608.

Kunz M., Kugel P.S.I. (2015): Detection of Hail Signatures from Single-Polarization C-Band Radar Reflectivity. Atmos. Res., 153, 565-577. doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.09.010

Mohr S., Kunz M., Geyer B. (2015): Hail Potential in Europe Based on a Regional Climate Model Hindcast. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL067118

Mohr S., Kunz M., Keuler K. (2015): Development and Application of a Logistic Model to Estimate the Past and Future Hail Potential in Germany. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 3939-3956. 10.1002/2014JD022959

Münzberg T., Wiens M., Raskob W., Schultmann F. (2015): Measuring Resilience - The Benefits of an Empirical Study of Power Outages by Media Data 10th Future Security Conference 2015, Berlin, September 15-17, 2015, Proceedings, 393 – 400

Münzberg T., Wiens M., Schultmann F. (2015): The Effect of Coping Capacity Depletion on Critical Infrastructure Resilience. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, L. Palen, M. Buscher, T. Comes, and A. Hughes (eds).

Müller T., Meng S., Raskob W., Wiens M., Schultmann, F. (2015): A Transparent Approach for Prioritising Security Measures Beyerer, J.: (Eds.) Security Research Conference: 10th Future Security Conference, Berlin, September 15-17, 2015 Proceedings, 217-224

Raskob W., Bertsch V., Ruppert M., Strittmatter M., Happe L., Broadnax B., Wandler S., Deines E. (2015): Security of Electricity Supply in 2030. Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe (CIPRE) Conference & Expo, The Hague, the Netherlands.

Raskob W., Wandler S., Deines E. (2015): Agent-based Modelling to Identify Possible Measures in Case of Critical Infrastructure Disruption. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, L. Palen, M. Buscher, T. Comes, and A. Hughes (eds).

Schröter K., Kunz M., Elmer F., Mühr B., Merz B. (2015): What made the June 2013 flood in Germany an exceptional event? A hydro-meteorological evaluation. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 309-327, doi: 10.5194/hess-19-309-2015

Sokolov V., Wenzel F. (2015): On the Relation between Point-Wise and Multiple-Location Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessments. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 13, 5, 1281-1301.



Anhorn, J., B. Khazai  (2014): Open Space Suitability Analysis for Emergency Shelter After An Earthquake. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discussions, 2, 6, 4263-4297

Bonn, G. and Buchmann, A. and Hilbring, D. and Hohnecker, E. and Titzschkau, T. and Wenzel, F. (2014): Earthquake Early Warning for Transport Lines. In: Early Warning for Geological Disasters, Springer, 139–163.

Bindi, D., Gomez Capera, A., Parolai, S., Abdrakhmatov, K., Stucchi, M., Zschau, J. (2014): Location and magnitudes of earthquakes in Central Asia from seismic intensity data: model calibration and validation, Geophysical Journal. Int., 192, 710–724, doi:10.1093/gji/ggs039.

Daniell, J.E. (2014): Socioeconomic impact of earthquake disasters. In: Earthquake Hazard, Risk, and Disasters. Ed: Prof. Max Wyss, Earthquake and Seismic Hazards and Disasters. Elsevier.

Doll, C., Trinks, C., Sedlacek, N., Klug, S., Comes T., Schultmann, F. (2014): Adapting rail and road networks to weather extremes: case studies for southern Germany and Austria, Natural Hazards.72, 63–85.

Gerl, T. M., Bochow, M. and Kreibich, H. (2014): Flood Damage Modeling on the Basis of Urban Structure Mapping Using High-Resolution Remote Sensing Data. Water, 6, 8, 2367-2393

Girard, T., Wenzel, F., Khazai, B., Kunz-Plapp, T., Daniell, J.E. and Brink, S.A. (2014): Near Real-Time Analysis of Publicly Communicated Disaster Response Information, International Journal of Disaster Risk Science. 5, 165-175.

Hilbring, D., Titzschkau, T., Buchmann, A., Bonn, G., Wenzel, F., Hohnecker, E. (2014): Earthquake early warning for transport lines. Nat. Hazards, 70, 1795–1825, doi: 10.1007/s11069-010-9609-3

Holschneider, M., Zöller, G., Clements, R. A., Schorlemmer, D. (2014): Can we test for the maximum possible earthquake magnitude J. Geophys. Res.  Solid Earth, 119, 3, 2019–2028

Khazai, B., T. Kunz-Plapp, C. Büscher, A. Wegner  (2014): VuWiki: An ontology-based semantic wiki for vulnerability assessments. International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, 5, 1, 55-73

Khazai, B., Daniell, J.E., Düzgün, S., Kunz-Plapp, T., Wenzel, F. (2014): Framework for Systemic Socio-Economic Vulnerability and Loss Assessment, In: Framework for Systemic Socio-Economic Vulnerability and Loss Assessment. Springer, 89–130.

Khazai, B., Daniell, J.E., Düzgün, S., Kunz-Plapp, T., Wenzel, F. (2014): Framework for Systemic Socio-Economic Vulnerability and Loss Assessment. In: SYNER-G: Systemic Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment of Complex Urban, Utility, Lifeline Systems and Critical Facilities, Springer Netherlands.

Kreibich, H., K. Schröter, P. Bubeck, S. Parolai, B. Khazai, J. Daniell, M. Kunz, H. Mahlke, T. Lakes  (2014): A review of multiple natural hazard risks in Germany. Nat. Hazards, 74, 2279-2304. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-014-1265-6

Komendantova , N., R. Mrzyglocki, A. Mignan, B. Khazai , B. Wenzel (accepted 2013): Evaluating stakeholder perceptions in multi-hazard and multi-risk decision support models, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 8, 50–67.

Mak, S., Clements, R.A. and Schorlemmer D. (2014): Comment on “A New Procedure for Selecting and Ranking Ground-Motion Prediction Equations (GMPEs): The Euclidean Distance-Based Ranking (EDR) Method” by Ozkan Kale and Sinan Akkar, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 104, 3139-3140, doi:10.1785/0120140106.

Mak, S., Clements, R.A. and Schorlemmer D. (2014): The Statistical Power of Testing Probabilistic Seismic-Hazard Assessments, Seismol. Res. Lett., 85, 781-783, doi:10.1785/0220140012.

Meng, S., Wiens, M. and Schultmann, F. (2014): A game theoretic approach to assess adversarial risks, Risk Analysis IX, 47, 141-152.

Merz, B., Elmer, F., Kunz, M., Mühr, B., Schröter, K. and Uhlemann-Elmer, S. (2014): The extreme flood in June 2013 in Germany, Houille Blanche, 1, 5–10, doi:10.1051/lhb/2014001.

Möhrle, S. (2014): On the Assessment of Disaster Management Strategies. In: ISCRAM 2014 Conference Proceedings, Book of Papers, 11th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, Hiltz, S.R., Pfaff, M.S., Plotnick, L.,Shih P.C. (Ed.), The Pennsylvania State University, USA, ISBN 978-0-692-21194-6.

Motamed, H., Khazai, B., Ghafory-­Ashtiany, M., Amini­Hosseini, K. (2014): An Automated Model for Optimizing Budget Allocation in Earthquake Mitigation Scenarios, Natural Hazards, 70, 51–68, doi:10.1007/s11069-­011-­0035-­y.

Punge, C., Bedka, K., Kunz, M., Werner, A. (2014): A new physically based stochastic event catalog for hail in Europe. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 73, 3, 1625-1645.

Rhoades, D. A., Gerstenberger, M.C., Christophersen, A., Zechar, J.D., Schorlemmer, D., Werner, M.J. and Jordan T.H. (2014): Regional Earthquake Likelihood Models: Information Gains of Multiplicative Hybrids, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 104, 3072-3083, doi:10.1785/0120140035.

Schneider, M., Clements, R., Rhoades, D., Schorlemmer, D. (2014): Likelihood- and residual-based evaluation of medium-term earthquake forecast models for California. Geophysical Journal International, 198, 3, 1307-1318.

Schorlemmer, D. and Gerstenberger M.C. (2014): Quantifying Improvements in Earthquake Rupture Forecasts Through Testable Models, In: Earthquake hazard, risk, and disasters, Eds: Max Wyss, Elsevier, 405-429, doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-394848-9.00015-8.

Schröter, K., Kreibich, H., Vogel, K., Riggelsen, C., Scherbaum, F. and Merz, B. (2014): How useful are complex flood damage models?, Water Resour. Res., 50, 3378–3395, doi:10.1002/2013WR014396.

Schurr B., Asch G., Hainzl S., Bedford J., Hoechner A., Palo M., Wang R., Moreno M., Bartsch M., Zhang Y., Oncken O., Tilmann F., Dahm T., Victor P., Barrientos S. and Vilotte J.-P.(2014): Gradual unlocking of plate boundary controlled initiation of the 2014 Iquique earthquake, Nature, doi:10.1038/nature13681.

Vogel, K., Riggelsen, C., Scherbaum, F., Schröter, K., Kreibich, H. and Merz, B. (2014): Challenges for Bayesian Network Learning in a Flood Damage Assessment Application.- In: Deodatis, G., Ellingwood, B. R., Frangopol, Dan M, D. M. (Eds.), Safety, reliability, risk and life-cycle performance of structures and infrastructures: proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, New York, USA, 16-20 June 2013, (A Balkema Book), Boca Raton, Fla [u.a.] : CRC Press, p. 3123-3130.

Wyss, M., Wenzel, F., Daniell, J. E. (2014): How useful is early warning and can it be made more effective? In: Early Warning for Geological Disasters, Ed.: Advanced Technologies in Earth Sciences, 369-379.

Zhang Y., Wang R., Zschau J., Chen Y., Parolai S. and Dahm T. (2014): Automatic imaging of earthquake rupture processes by iterative deconvolution and stacking of high-rate GPS and strong motion seismograms, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1002/2013JB010469.



Berg P., Wagner S., Kunstmann H., Schädler, G.  (2013): High resolution RCM simulations for Germany: Part I—Validation, Climate Dynamics, 40, 401–414.

Berg P., Moseley C., Haerter J.O.  (2013): Strong increase in convective precipitation in response to higher temperatures. Nature Geoscience, 6, 1, 181-185.

Bubeck, P., W. J. W. Botzen, H. Kreibich, J. C. J. H. Aerts  (2013): Detailed insights into the influence of flood-coping appraisals on mitigation behaviour. Global Environmental Change, 23, 5, 1327-1338.

Comes T., Wijngaards N., Schultmann F.  (2013): Designing distributed multi-criteria decision support systems for complex and uncertain situations. Multicriteria Decision Aid and Artificial Intelligence: Links, Theory and Applications, 18, 2, 45-76.  

Conradt, T., Roers, M., Schröter, K., Elmer, F., Hoffmann, P., Koch, H., Hattermann, F.F., and Wechsung, F.  (2013): Vergleich der Extremhochwässer 2002 und 2013 im deutschen Teil des Elbegebiets und deren Abflusssimulation durch SWIM-live. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung. 57, 5, 241-245, doi:10.5675/HyWa_2013,5_4.

Daniell JE., Khazai B., Wenzel F. (2013): Uncovering the 2010 Haiti Earthquake Death Toll. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 1, 3, 1913-1942

Dransch, D., Poser, K., Fohringer, J., Lucas, C.  (2013): Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management. In C. Silva (Ed.), Citizen E-Participation in Urban Governance: Crowdsourcing and Collaborative Creativity (pp. 98-118). Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-4169-3.ch007.

Falter D., Vorogushyn S., Lhomme J., Apel H., Gouldby B., Merz B.  (2013): Hydraulic model evaluation for large-scale flood risk assessments. Hydrological Processes, 27, 9, 1331-1340.

Heimann, S., González, Á., Wang, R., Cesca, S., Dahm, T.  (2013): Seismic characterization of the Chelyabinsk meteor‘s terminal explosion. Seismological Research Letters, 84, 6, 1021-1025

Hoechner A., Ge M., Babeyko A. Y., and Sobolev S. V.  (2013): Instant tsunami early warning based on real-time GPS – Tohoku 2011 case study. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 5, 1285-1292.

Khazai, B., Merz, M., Schulz, C., Borst, D., (2013): An Integrated Indicator Framework to Compare Regional Vulnerability to Indirect Industrial Losses from Disasters, Natural Hazards, 67, 145–167.

Kunz, M., Mühr, B., Kunz-Plapp, T., Daniell, J.E., Khazai, B., Wenzel, F., Vannieuwenhuyse, M., Comes, T., Elmer, F., Schröter, K., Fohringer, J., Münzberg, T., Lucas, C., Zschau, J.  (2013): Investigation of superstorm Sandy 2012 in a multi-disciplinary approach. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 10, 2579.

Merz, M., Hiete, M. Comes, T. & Schultmann, F. (2013): A composite indicator model to assess natural disaster risks in industry on a spatial level, Journal of Risk Research. 16, 1077–1099.

Merz, B., H. Kreibich, U. Lall  (2013): Multi-variate flood damage assessment: a tree-based data-mining approach. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1, 53-64.

S. Moehrle (2013): Towards a decision support system for disaster management. In:  Safety, Reliability and Risk Analysis: Beyond the Horizon - Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2013, pp. 239–246.

Mohr, S., M. Kunz (2013): Recent trends and variabilities of convective parameters relevant for hail events in Germany and Europe. Atmos. Res., 123, 211-228.

Ott, I., Duethmann, D., Liebert, J., Berg, P., Feldmann, H., Ihringer, J., Kunstmann, H., Merz, B., Schaedler, G., Wagner, S. (2013): High resolution climate change impact analysis on medium sized river catchments in Germany: An ensemble assessment, J.Hydrometeorol. 14, 1175–1193, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-12-091.1

Parolai, S., Bindi, D., Ullah, S., Orunbaev, S., Usupaev, S., Moldobekov, B., Echtler, H. (2013): The Bishkek vertical array (BIVA): acquiring strong motion data in Kyrgyzstan and first results. Journal of Seismology. 17, 707–719.

Picozzi, M., Bindi, D., Pittore, M., Kieling, K., Parolai, S.  (2013): Real-time risk assessment in seismic early warning and rapid response: A feasibility study in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan). Journal of Seismology, 17, 2, 485-505.

Pittore, M., Wieland, M. (2013): Toward a rapid probabilistic seismic vulnerability assessment using satellite and ground­based remote sensing, Natural Hazards, 68, 115–145, doi: 10.1007/s11069-012­0475­z.

Ullah, S, Bindi, D., Pittore, M., Pilz, M., Orunbaev, S., Moldobekov B., Parolai, S. (2013): Improving the spatial resolution of ground motion variability using earthquake and seismic noise data: the example of Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 11, 358–399, doi: 10.1007/s10518-­012-­9401-­8.

Wagner, S., Berg, P., Schädler, G., Kunstmann, H. (2012): High resolution RCM simulations for Germany: Part II – projected climate changes. Climate Dynamics, 40, 415–427, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1510-1

Wang, R., Parolai, S., Ge, M., Ji, M., Walter, T.R., Zschau, J. (2012): The 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku-­Oki Earthquake: Comparison of GPS and Strong-­Motion Data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 103, 1336–1347, doi:10.1785/0120110264.

Zechar, J. D., Schorlemmer, D., Werner, M. J., Gerstenberger, M. C., Rhoades, D. A., Jordan, T. H. Regional Earthquake Likelihood Models I: First-Order Results. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 103, 787–798.



Berg P.; Feldmann H. & Panitz. H.-J. (2012): Bias correction of high resolution RCM data. J. Hydrol., 2012, 448, 80-92

Bindi D., Abdrakhmatov K. Parolai S., Mucciarelli M., Grünthal G., Ischuk A., Mikhailova N., Zschau J. (2012): Seismic Hazard Assessment in Central Asia: Outcomes from a Site Approach. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 37, 84-91.

Cavalieri, F., Franchin, P., Khazai, B., Gehl, P. (2012): Quantitative assessment of buildings habitability based on physical damage and functional interaction with infrastructural systems. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 41, 11, 1569–1589.

Comes, T., Wijngaards, N. & Schultmann, F. (2012): Designing distributed multi-criteria decision support systems for complex and uncertain situations, In: Doumpos, M., Grigoroudis, Intelligence: Links, Theory, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons.

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