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PD Dr. Markus Stoffel

   
 

Professeur Assistant à l'Université de Genève (2013) - Spéciallisation dangers naturels.
Professeur associé en Géomorphologie à l'Université de Bern (2011)
Professeur distingué (Professor honoris causa) en Géographie physique de l'Université Cluj-Napoca (2010)
Doctorat en Dendrogéomorphologie (2005)
MSc en Sciences des médias et de la communication (2003)
MSc en Géographie (1999)

 
Position

Directeur du Laboratoire de Dendrogéomorphologie, MER
au Laboratoire depuis juillet 2000

Chercheur visiteur auprès de l'Institut suisse de recherche forêt, neige et paysage (WSL) à Birmensdorf

Vice Président de la International Tree-Ring Society

 
Spécialisation
• Processus de transfert de masse en régions de montagne (laves torrentielles, chutes de pierres, avalanches, crues)
• Activité passée, contemporaine et évolution future potentielle de processus géomorphologiques et évolution du paysage
• Relations magnitude–fréquence et dynamique des processus de mouvements de masse
• Datation de processus géomorphologiques à l’aide de séries de cernes (dendrogéomorphologie, dendroécologie)
• Météorologie alpine (précipitations, dépassement de seuils, événements extrêmes, changements climatiques)
• Sciences des médias et de la communication sciences, publications
• Gestion de projets, fund raising, travail en réseau, relations publiques
 
Compétences Acquisiton et gestion de projets, encadrement des étudiant(e)s, relations publiques.
 
Distinctions

• Obtention du Denali Recent Accomplishment Award à la conférence annuelle de l’American Association of Geographers qui s’est tenue à Chicago pour le remarquable travail réalisé sur les impacts du changement climatique sur l’occurrence des mouvements de masse dans les alpes suisses;
• Meilleure thèse de doctorat 2005 en sciences expérimentales de la Faculté des Sciences de l'Université de Fribourg (février 2006);
• CHGEOL Award 2005 pour le meilleur travail de recherche appliqué dans le domaine des géosciences (novembre 2005);
• Prix de la Société Suisse de Géomorphologie pour la présentation " jeunes chercheurs", Conférence de la SSGm à Altdorf (mars 2003);

 
Contact

Dr. Markus Stoffel
Dendrolab.ch
Institut de Géologie
Université de Berne
Baltzerstrasse 1-3
3012 Berne (Suisse)

Tel: +41 (0) 31 631 87 73
Fax: +41 (0) 31 631 48 43

markus [dot] stoffel
[at] dendrolab [dot] ch

 
 
Affiliations

European Geosciences Union (EGU),
American Geophysical Union (AGU),
Société Suisse de Géomorphologie (SSGm),
Association suisse des géologues (CHGEOL),
Club alpin suisse (CAS),
Société haut-valaisanne des sciences naturelles (NGO),
Fachleute Naturgefahren Schweiz (FAN),
International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS)
Tree-Ring Society

 
Hobbies Trekking, Randonnée à ski, Mountain biking, Voyage, Escalade, Photographie.
 
 

Publications :

Livres

Shroder, J., Marston, R.A., Stoffel, M. (2013): Treatise on Geomorphology: Mountain and Hillslope Geomorphology, Academic Press, San Diego, CA, vol. 7, 396 pp. ISBN: 978-0-08-088522-3. [commander]

Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2012): Dating torrential processes on fans and cones - Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 423 pp. ISBN 978-94-007-4335-9 [commander]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D.R., Luckman, B.H. (2010): Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 505 pp. ISBN 978-90-481-8735-5. [commander]

Surdeanu, V., Stoffel, M., Pop, O.T. (2010): Dendrogéomorphologie et dendroclimatologie: Méthodes de reconstitution des milieux géomorphologiques et climatiques des régions montagneuses. Presa Universitară Clujeană, Cluj-Napoca, 159 pp. ISBN 978-973-610-983-6.

Bloetzer, W., Egli, T., Petrascheck, A., Sauter, J., Stoffel, M. (2002): Klimaänderungen und Naturgefahren in der Raumplanung. Synthesebericht NFP31. vdf Zürich: 200 pp. [Pour en savoir plus]

 

Numéros spéciaux de revues spécialisées

Beniston, M., Stoffel. M., Hill Clarvis, M., Quevauviller, P., (2014): Assessing climate change impacts on the quantity of water in Alpine regions: Foreword to the adaptation and policy implications of the EU/FP7 “ACQWA” project. Environmental Science and Policy 43, 1–4. [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel. M., Quevauviller, P., (2014): The impacts of climatic change on water resources: Foreword to the special issue. Journal of Hydrology 518, 179. [PDF]

Moors, E., Stoffel, M. (2013): Changing water resources availability in Northern India with respect to Himalayan glacier retreat and changing monsoon patterns. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S1–S168.

Stoffel, M., Rice, S., Turowski, J. M. (2013): Process geomorphology and ecosystems: Disturbance regimes and interactions. Geomorphology 202, 1–140

Rice, S., Stoffel, M., Turowski, J. M., Wolf, A. (2012): Disturbance regimes at the interface of geomorphology and ecology. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37: 1678–1682. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2008): Tree-ring analysis in natural hazards research – an overview. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 8: 187–202. [PDF]

 

Peer-reviewed papers

Sous presse:

Stoffel, M., Khodri, M., Corona, C., Guillet, S., Poulain, V., Bekki, S., Guiot, J., Luckman, B.H., Oppenheimer, C., Lebas, N., Beniston, M., Masson-Delmotte, V. (in press): Estimates of volcanic-induced cooling in the Northern Hemisphere over the past 1,500 years. Nature Geoscience. [PDF]

van den Heuvel, F., Goyette, S.. Rahman, K., Stoffel, M. (in press): Circulation patterns related to debris-flow triggering in the Zermatt valley in current and future climates. Geomorphology.

Bhattacharyya, A., Stoffel, M., Shekhar M., Ballesteros Cánovas, J.A., Trappmann D. (in press): Dendrogeomorphic potential of the Indian Himalayas – case studies of process dating of natural hazards in Kullu valley, Himachal Pradesh. Current Science

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Stoffel, M., St George, S., Hirschboeck, K. (in press): A review of flood records from tree rings. Progress in Physical Geography.

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Wyzga, B., Hajdukiewicz, H., Stoffel, M. (in press): Exploring large wood retention and deposition in contrasting river morphologies linking numerical modelling and field observations. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.

Allen, S.K., Rastner, P., Arora, M., Huggel, C, Stoffel, M. (in press): Lake outburst and debris flow disaster at Kedarnath, June 2013: Hydrometeorological triggering, and topographic predisposition. Landslides. [PDF]

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Wyzga, B., Zawiejska, J., Hajdukiewicz, M., Stoffel, M. (in press): Factors controlling large wood transport in a mountain river. Geomorphology.

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Stoffel, M., Wyzga, B., Kundzewicz, Z.W., Czajka, B., Niedzwiedz, T. (in press): Decadal variability of floods in the northern foreland of the Tatra mountains. Regional Environmental Change. [PDF]

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Lucia-Vela, A., Bodoque, J.M., Martin-Duque, J.F. (in press): Combining terrestrial laser scanning and exposed roots for erosion rate estimation. Plant and Soil. [PDF]

Schläppy, R., Jomelli, V., Eckert, N., Stoffel, M., Grancher, D., Brunstein, D., Corona, C., Deschatres, M. (in press): Can we infer avalanche climate relations using tree-ring data? Case studies from the French Alps. Regional Environmental Change. [PDF]

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Rodríguez-Morata, C., Garófano-Gómez, V., Rubiales, J.M., Sánchez-Salguero, R. Stoffel, M. (in press): Unravelling past flash flood activity in a forested mountain catchment of the Spanish Central System. Journal of Hydrology. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J., Rovéra, G., Stoffel, M., Berger, F. (in press): Quantification of cliff retreat in soft coastal rocks using anatomical changes in exposed tree roots. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Márquez-Peñaranda, J.F., Sánchez-Silva, M., Díez-Herrero, A., Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Bodoque, J.M., Stoffel, M. (in press): Can tree tilting be used for paleoflood discharge estimations? Journal of Hydrology. [PDF]

Papiers publiés:

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Stoffel, M., Guardiola Albert, C., Díez Herrero, A. (2015): XRCT imagery and variograms reveal 3D changes in wood density of riparian trees affected by floods. Trees – Structure and Function 29: 1115–1126. [PDF]

Schauwecker, S., Rohrer, M., Huggel, C., Kulkarni, A., Ramanathan, AL., Salzmann, N., Stoffel, M., Brock, B. (2015): Remotely sensed debris thickness mapping of Bara Shigri Glacier, Indian Himalaya. Journal of Glaciology 61(228): 14J102

Jochner, M., Turowski, J.M., Badoux, A., Stoffel, M., Rickli, C. (2015): The role of log jams and exceptional flood events in mobilizing coarse particulate organic matter in a steep headwater stream. Earth Surface Dynamics 3, 311 - 320.

Edvardsson, J., Rimkus, E., Corona, C., Šimanauskiene, R., Kažys, J., Stoffel, M. (2015): Exploring the impact of regional climate and local hydrology on Pinus sylvestris L. growth variability – A comparison between pine populations growing on peat soils and mineral soils in Lithuania. Plant and Soil 392, 345–356. [PDF]

Ballesteros, J.A., Butler, D.R., Stoffel., M. (2015): R. S. Sigafoos’s 1961 and 1964 papers on botanical evidence of paleofloods. Progress in Physical Geography 39, 405–411. [PDF]

Cudennec, C., Eicker, A., Pilon, P., Stoffel, M., Viglione, A., Xu, Z. (2015): Preface: Extreme hydrological events. Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences 369, 1–2. [PDF]

Trappmann, D., Stoffel, M. (2015): Visual dating of rockfall scars in Larix decidua (Mill.) trees. Geomorphology 245, 62–72. [PDF]

Favillier, A., Lopez-Saez, J., Corona, C., Trappmann, D., Toe, D., Stoffel, M., Rovéra, G., Berger, F. (2015): Potential of two submontane broadleaved species (Acer opalus, Quercus pubescens) to reveal spatio-temporal patterns of rockfall activity. Geomorphology 246, 35–47. [PDF]

Kumar, P., Kotlarski, S., Moseley, C., Sieck, K., Frey, H., Stoffel, M., Jacob D. (2015): Response of Karakoram-Himalayan glaciers to climate variability and climatic change: A regional climate model assessment. Geophysical Research Letters 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063392.

Fragnière, J., Bétrisey, S., Cardinaux, L., Stoffel, M., Kozlowski, G. (2015): Fighting their last stand? A global analysis of the distribution and conservation status of gymnosperms. Journal of Biogeography 42, 809–820. [PDF]

Schraml, K., Oismüller, M., Stoffel, M., Hübl, J., Kaitna, R. (2015): Debris-flow activity in five adjacent gullies in a limestone mountain range.Geochronometria 42, 60–66. [PDF]

Guardiola-Albert, C., Ballesteros-Canovas, J.A., Stoffel, M., Diez-Herrero, A. (2015): How to improve dendrogeomorphological sampling: variogram analyses of wood density using XRCT. Tree-Ring Research 71, 25–36. [PDF]

Šilhán, S., Stoffel, M. (2015): Impacts of age-dependent tree sensitivity and dating approaches on dendrogeomorphic time series of landslides.Geomorphology 236, 34–43. [PDF]

Morel, P., Trappmann, D., Corona, C., Stoffel, M. (2015): Defining sample size and sampling strategy for dendrogeomorphic rockfall reconstructions. Geomorphology 236, 79–89. [PDF]

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Stoffel, M., Bussi, G., Francés, F., Bréthaut, C. (2015): Climate change impacts on discharges of the Rhone River in Lyon by the end of the 21st century: model results and implications. Regional Environmental Change 15, 505–515. [PDF]

Šilhán, K., Pánek, T., Hradecký, J., Stoffel (2015): Tree-age control on reconstructed debris-flow frequencies: examples from a regional dendrogeomorphic reconstruction in the Crimean Mountains. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 243–251. [PDF]

Kozlowski, G., Stoffel, M., Cardinaux, L., Bétrisey, S., Mota, M. (2015): Hydrophobia of gymnosperms: myth or reality? Ecohydrology 8, 105–112. [PDF]

Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Czajka, B., Janecka, K., Lempa, M., Kaczka, R.J., Stoffel, M. (2015): Flash floods in Tatra Mountain streams: frequency and triggers. Science of the Total Environment 511, 639–648. [PDF]

Sorg, A., Kääb, A., Roesch, A., Bigler, C., Stoffel, M. (2015): Contrasting responses of Central Asian rock glaciers to global warming. Nature Scientific Reports 5, 8228. doi:10.1038/srep08228.

Niedzwiedz, T., Lupikasza, E., Pinskwar, I., Kundzewicz, Z.W., Stoffel, M., Malarzewski, L. (2015): Variability of high rainfalls and related synoptic situations causing heavy floods at the northern foothills of the Tatra Mountains. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 119, 273–284. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J., Stoffel, M., Rovéra, G., Edouard, J.L., Guibal, F. (2015): Impacts of more frequent droughts on a relict low-altitude Pinus uncinata stand in the French Alps. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 2: 82. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2014.00082. [PDF]

Chiroiu, P., Stoffel, M., Onaca A., Urdea, P. (2015): Testing dendrogeomorphic approaches and thresholds to reconstruct snow avalanche activity in the Fagara? Mountains (Romanian Carpathians). Quaternary Geochronology 27, 1–10. [PDF]

Edvardsson, R., Šimanauskiene, R., Taminskas, J., Baužiene, J., Stoffel, M. (2015): Increased tree establishment in Lithuanian peat bogs detected using a combination of field and remotely sensed approaches. Science of the Total Environment 505, 113–120. [PDF]

Casteller, A., Stoffel, M., Crespo, S., Villalba, R., Corona, C., Bianchi, E. (2015): Dendrogeomorphic reconstruction of flash floods in the Patagonian Andes. Geomorphology 228, 116–123. [PDF]

Smith, P.C., Heinrich, G., Mendlik, T., Suklitsch, M., Gobiet, A., Stoffel, M., Fuhrer, J. (2014): Station-scale bias correction and uncertainty analysis for the estimation of irrigation water requirements in the Swiss Rhone catchment under climate change. Climatic Change 127, 521–534. [PDF]

Pop, O., Buimaga-Iarinca, S., Anghel, T., Stoffel, M. (2014): Effects of open-cast sulphur mining on sediment transfers and intoxication of riparian forests. Geografiska Annaler 96, 485–496.

Frey, H., Machguth, H., Huss, M., Huggel, C., Bajracharya, S., Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N., Stoffel, M. (2014): Ice volume estimates for the Himalaya-Karakoram region: evaluating different methods. The Cryosphere 8, 2313–2333. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Stoffel, M., Sutherland, E.K., Smith, K.T., Falk, D.A. (2014): Resin duct size and density as ecophysiological traits in fire scars of Pseudotsuga menziesii and Larix occidentalis. Annals of Botany 114, 973–980. [PDF]

Sorg, A., Huss, M., Rohrer, M., Stoffel, M. (2014): The days of plenty might soon be over in glacierized Central Asian catchments. Environmental Research Letters 9, 104018. [PDF]

Trappmann, D., Stoffel, M., Corona, C. (2014): Achieving a more realistic assessment of rockfall hazards by coupling three-dimensional, process based models and field-based tree-ring data. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 39, 1866–1875. [PDF]

Worni, R., Huggel, C., Clague, J.J., Schaub Y., Stoffel, M. (2014): Coupling glacial lake impact, dam breach, and flood processes: A modeling perspective. Geomorphology 224, 161–176. [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel. M., Quevauviller, P. (2014): The impacts of climatic change on water resources: Foreword to the special issue. Journal of Hydrology 518, 179. [PDF]

Borga, M., Stoffel, M., Marchi, L., Marra, F., Jakob, M. (2014): Hydrogeomorphic response to extreme rainfall in headwater systems: flash floods and debris flows. Journal of Hydrology 518, 194–205. [PDF]

Salzmann, N., Huggel, C., Rohrer, M., Stoffel, M. (2014): Data and knowledge gaps in glacier, snow and related runoff research – A climate change adaptation perspective. Journal of Hydrology 518, 225–234. [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel. M., Hill Clarvis, M., Quevauviller, P. (2014): Assessing climate change impacts on the quantity of water in Alpine regions: Foreword to the adaptation and policy implications of the EU/FP7 “ACQWA” project. Environmental Science and Policy 43, 1–4. [PDF]

Hill Clarvis, M., Fatichi, S., Allan, A., Fuhrer, F., Stoffel. M., Romerio, F., Gaudard, L., Burlando, P., Beniston, M., Xoplaki, E., Toreti, A. (2014): Governing and managing water resources under changing hydro-climatic contexts: The case of the upper Rhone basin. Environmental Science and Policy 43, 56–67. [PDF]

Sorg, A., Mosello, B., Shalpykova, G., Allan, A., Hill, M., Stoffel, M. (2014): Coping with changing water resources: The case of the Syr Darya river basin in Central Asia. Environmental Science and Policy 43, 68–77. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Stoffel, M., Sutherland, E.K., Smith, K.T., Falk, D.A. (2014): Changes in tracheid and ray traits in fire scars of North American conifers and their ecophysiological implications. Annals of Botany 114, 223–232. [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel. M. (2014): Assessing the impacts of climatic change on mountain water resources. Science of the Total Environment 493, 1129–1137. [PDF]

Gobiet, A., Kotlarski, S., Beniston, M., Heinrich, G., Rajczak, J., Stoffel, M. (2014): 21st century climate change in the European Alps – A review. Science of the Total Environment 493, 1138–1151. [PDF]

Pellicciotti, F., Carenzo, M., Bordoy, R., Stoffel, M., Burlando, P. (2014): Changes in glaciers in the Swiss Alps and impact on basin hydrology: current state of the art and future research. Science of the Total Environment 493, 1152–1170. [PDF]

Gaudard, L., Romerio, F., Dalla Valle, F., Gorret R., Maran S., Ravazzani, G., Stoffel, M., Volonterio M. (2014): Climate change and hydropower: Comparison of case studies and methodologies. Science of the Total Environment 493, 1211–1221. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Tiranti, D., Huggel, C. (2014): Climate change impacts on mass movements – case studies from the European Alps. Science of the Total Environment 493, 1255–1266. [PDF]

Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Berger, F. (2014): Tree roots record precursor signals of landslide activity. Géomorphologie: Processus, Relief, Environnement 2/14, 159–174. [PDF]

Kundzewicz, Z.W., Stoffel, M., Kaczka, R., Wyzga, B., Niedzwiedz, T., Pinskwar, I., Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Lupikasza, E., Czajka, B., Ballesteros-Canovas, J.A., Malarzewski, L., Chorynski, A. (2014): Floods at the northern foothills of the Tatra Mountains – A Polish-Swiss research project. Acta Geophysica 62, 620 – 641. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J., Stoffel, M. (2014): Defining optimal sample size, sampling design and thresholds for dendrogeomorphic landslide sampling. Quaternary Geochronology 22, 72–84. [PDF]

Bosque, M., Adamogianni, M.I., Bariotakis, M., Fazan, L., Stoffel, M., Garfi, G., Gratzfeld, J., Kozlowski, G., Pirintsos, S. (2014): Fine-scale spatial patterns of Tertiary relict Zelkova abelicea (Ulmaceae) indicate possible processes contributing to its persistence to climate change. Regional Environmental Change 14, 835–849. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Mendlik, T., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Gobiet, A. (2014): Possible impacts of climate change on debris-flow activity in the Swiss Alps. Climatic Change 122, 141–155. [PDF]

Schläppy, R., Eckert, N., Jomelli, R. Stoffel, M., Grancher, D., Brunstein, D., Naaim, M., Deschatres, M. (2014): Validation of extreme snow avalanches and related return periods derived from a statistical-dynamical model using tree-ring based techniques. Cold Regions Science and Technology 99, 12–26. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Corona, C. (2014): Dendroecological dating of geomorphic disturbance in trees. Tree-Ring Research 70, 3–20. [PDF]

Moors, E., Stoffel, M. (2013): Changing monsoon patterns, snow and glacial melt, its impacts and adaptation options in northern India: Setting the stage. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S1–S3. [PDF]

Mathison, C., Wiltshire, A., Dimri A. P., Falloon, P., Jacob, D., Kumar, P., Moors, E., Ridley, J., Siderius, C., Stoffel, M., Yasunari, T. (2013): Regional projections of North Indian climate for adaptation studies. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S4–S17. [PDF]

Collins, D., Davenport, J.L., Stoffel, M. (2013): Climatic variation and runoff from partially-glacierised Himalayan headwater basins of the Ganges. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S48–S59. [PDF]

Rohrer, M., Salzmann, N., Stoffel, M., Kulkarni, A.V. (2013): Missing (in-situ) snow cover data hampers climate change and runoff studies in the Greater Himalayas. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S60–S70. [PDF]

Worni, R., Huggel, C., Stoffel, M. (2013): Glacier lakes in the Indian Himalayas – glacier lake inventory, on-site assessment and modeling of critical glacier lakes. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S71–S84. [PDF]

Moors, E.J., Stoffel, M. (2013): Changing monsoon patterns, snow and glacial melt, its impacts and adaptation options in northern India: Synthesis. Science of the Total Environment 468–469, S162–S167. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Klinkmüller, M. (2013): 3D analysis of anatomical reactions in conifers after mechanical wounding: first qualitative insights from X-ray computed tomography. Trees – Structure and Function 27: 1805 – 1811. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Rice, S., Turowski, J. M. (2013): Process geomorphology and ecosystems: Disturbance regimes and interactions. Geomorphology 202: 1–3. [PDF]

Corona, C., Trappmann, D., Stoffel, M. (2013): Parameterization of rockfall source areas and magnitudes with ecological recorders – when disturbances in trees serve the calibration and validation of simulation runs. Geomorphology 202: 33–42. [PDF]

Franco-Ramos, O., Stoffel, M., Vazquez-Selem, L., Capra, L. (2013): Spatio-temporal reconstruction of lahars on the southern slopes of Colima Volcano, Mexico – a dendrogeomorphic approach. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 267: 30–38. [PDF]

Schraml, K., Kogelnig-Mayer, B., Scheidl, C. , Stoffel, M., Kaitna, R. (2013): Estimation of debris flood magnitudes based on dendrogeomorphic data and semi-empirical relationships. Geomorphology 201: 80–85. [PDF]

Schneuwly, M., Corona, C., Stoffel, M. (2013): How to improve dating quality and reduce noise in tree-ring based debris-flow reconstructions. Quaternary Geochronology 18: 110–118. [PDF]

Stoffel., M., Butler, D.R., Corona, C. (2013): Mass movements and tree rings: A guide to dendrogeomorphic field sampling and dating. Geomorphology 200: 106–120. [PDF]

Frey, H., Machguth, H., Huss, M., Huggel, C., Bajracharya, S., Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N., Stoffel, M. (2013): Ice volume estimates for the Himalaya–Karakoram region: evaluating different methods. The Cryosphere Discussions 7, 4813–4854.

Trappmann, D., Corona, C., Stoffel, M. (2013): Rolling stones and tree rings: a state of research on dendrogeomorphic reconstructions of rockfall. Progress in Physical Geography 37(5), 701–716. [PDF]

Butler, D.R., Stoffel, M. (2013): John F. Shroder, Jr.’s 1978 and 1980 Papers on Dendrogeomorphology. Progress in Physical Geography 37(5), 717–721. [PDF]

Lavigne, F., Degeai, J.P., Komorowski, J.C., Guillet, S., Lahitte, P., Robert, V., Oppenheimer, C., Stoffel, M., Vidal, C.M., Wassmer, P., Hajdas, I., Hadmoko, D.S., Pratomo, I., De Bélizal, E., Surono (2013: Identity of the volcano responsible for the mid-thirteenth century “mystery eruption” revealed: Mt. Samalas, Indonesia, AD 1257. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 110(42), 16742–16747. [PDF]

Kogelnig, B., Stoffel, M., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M. (2013): Four-dimensional growth response of mature Larix decidua to stem burial under natural conditions. Trees – Structure and Function 27, 1217–1223. [PDF]

Lopez Saez J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Berger F. (2013): High-resolution fingerprints of past landsliding and spatially explicit, probabilistic assessment of future activations: Aiguettes landslide, Southeastern French Alps. Tectonophysics 602, 355–369. [PDF]

Schläppy, R., Jomelli, V., Stoffel, M., Corona, C., Grancher, D., Brunstein, D. (2013): Statistical evaluation of a semi-quantitative dendrogeomorphic approach for the determination of snow avalanche events. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 45: 383–393 [PDF]

Rovéra, G., Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Berger, F. (2013): Preliminary quantification of the erosion of sandy-gravelly cliffs on Porquerolles island (Provence, France) through dendrogeomorphology, using exposed roots of Aleppo pine (Pinus halepensis Mill.). Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 36, 181–187.

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Díez-Herrero, A., Bodoque, J.M., Ballesteros, J.A., Stoffel, M. (2013): Characterization of flash floods in small ungauged mountain basins of central Spain using an integrated approach. Catena 110, 32–43. [PDF]

Savi, S., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Bommer-Denns, B., Stoffel, M. Schlunegger, F. (2013): Geomorphic coupling between hillslopes and channels in the Swiss Alps. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 38: 959–969.

Toreti, A., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Luterbacher, J. (2013): Atmospheric forcing of debris flows in the southern Swiss Alps. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 52(7): 1554–1560. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Stoffel, M., Decaulne, A. (2013): Dating of snow avalanches by means of wound-induced vessel anomalies in subarctic Betulapubescens. Boreas 42: 568–574. [PDF]

Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Berger, F. (2013): Climate change increases frequency of shallow spring landslides in the French Alps.Geology 41(5): 619–622. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Corona, C., Ballesteros Canovas, J. A., Bodoque del Pozo, J. M. (2013): Dating and quantification of erosion processes based on exposed roots. Earth-Science Reviews 123: 18–34. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J., Stoffel, M., Rovéra, G., Edouard, J.-P., Berger, F. (2013): Seven centuries of avalanche activity at Echalp (Queyras massif, southern French Alps) as inferred from tree rings. The Holocene 23: 292–304. [PDF]

Trappmann, D., Stoffel, M. (2013): Counting scars on tree stems to assess rockfall hazards: A low effort approach, but how reliable? Geomorphology 180–181: 180–186. [PDF]

Astrade, L., Stoffel, M., Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J. (2012): L'utilisation des cernes de croissance des arbres pour l'étude des événements et des changements morphologiques : intérêts, méthodes et apports des recherches alpines à la dendrogéomorphologie. Géomorphologie: Relief, Processus, Environnement 3: 295–316. [PDF]

Rice, S., Stoffel, M., Turowski, J. M., Wolf, A. (2012): Disturbance regimes at the interface of geomorphology and ecology. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37: 1678–1682. [PDF]

Quevauviller, P., Barceló, D., Beniston, M., Djordjevic, S., Froebrich, J., Harding, R. J., Iglesias, A., Ludwig, R., Navarra, A., Navarro Ortega, A., Mark, O., Roson, R., Sempere, D., Stoffel, M., van Lanen, H.A.J., Werner, W. (2012): Integration of research advances in modelling and monitoring in support of WFD river basin management planning in the context of climate change. Science of the Total Environment 440: 167–177. [PDF]

Sorg, A., Bolch, T., Stoffel., M., Solomina, O., Beniston, M. (2012): Climate change impacts on glaciers and runoff in Central Asia. Nature Climate Change 2(10): 725–731. [PDF] [Supplementary materials]

Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Astrade, L., Berger, F., Malet, J.P. (2012): Dendrogeomorphic reconstruction of past landslide reactivation with seasonal precision: the Bois Noir landslide, southeast French Alps. Landslides 9: 189-203. [PDF]

Procter E., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Neumann M. (2012): Exploring debris-flow history and process dynamics using an integrative approach on a dolomitic cone in western Austria. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 37: 913–922. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Fonti, P., Stoffel, M. (2012): Duration and extension of anatomical changes in wood structure after cambial injury. Journal of Experimental Botany 63: 3271-3277. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Fonti, P., Decaulne, A. (2012): Defining an adequate sample of earlywood vessels for retrospective injury detection in diffuse-porous species. PLoS one 7: e38824. [PDF]

Fazan, L., Stoffel, M., Frey, D. J., Pirintsos, S., Kozlowski, G. (2012): Small does not mean young: age estimation of severely browsed trees inanthropogenic Mediterranean landscapes. Biological Conservation 153: 97-100. [PDF]

Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2012): Hydrometeorological triggers of periglacial debris flows – a reconstruction dating back to 1864. Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface 117: F02033. [PDF]

Worni, R., Stoffel, M., Huggel, C., Volz C., Casteller, A., Luckman, B.H. (2012): Analysis and dynamic modeling of a moraine failure and glacier lake outburst flood at Ventisquero Negro, Patagonian Andes (Argentina). Journal of Hydrology 444–445: 134–145. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Huggel, C. (2012): Effects of climate change on mass movements in mountain environments. Progress in Physical Geography 36:421–439. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez Saez, J., Stoffel, M., Bonnefoy, M., Richard, D., Astrade, L., Berger, F. (2012): How much of the real avalanche activity can be captured with tree rings? An evaluation of classic dendrogeomorphic approaches and comparison with historical archives. Cold Regions Science and Technology 74–75: 31–42. [PDF]

Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Cogley, G., Frey, H., Fujita, K., Huggel, C., Kargel, J., Paul, F., Scheel, M., Bajracharya S., Stoffel, M. (2012): The state and fate of Himalayan glaciers. Science 336: 310–314. [PDF] [Supplementary materials]

Stoffel , M., Casteller, A., Luckman, B.H., Villalba, R. (2012): Spatiotemporal analysis of channel wall erosion in ephemeral torrents using tree roots – An example from the Patagonian Andes. Geology 40(3): 247–250. [PDF]

Worni, R., Huggel, C., Stoffel, M., Pulgarin, B. (2012): Challenges of modelling recent, very large lahars at Nevado del Huila Volcano, Colombia. Bulletin of Volcanology 74:309–324. [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., Harding, R., Kernan, M., Ludwig, R., Moors, E., Samuels, S., Tockner, K. (2012): Obstacles to data access for research related to climate and water: implications for science and EU policy-making. Environmental Science and Policy 17: 41–48. [PDF]

Osterkamp, W.R., Hupp, C.R., Stoffel, M. (2012): The interactions between vegetation and erosion: new directions for research at the interface of ecology and geomorphology. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37: 23-36 [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Wilford, D.J. (2012): Hydrogeomorphic processes and vegetation: disturbance, process histories, dependencies and interactions. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37: 9-22 [PDF]

Van der Burght, L., Stoffel, M., Bigler, C.J. (2012): Analysis and modelling of tree succession on a recent rockslide deposit. Plant Ecology 213: 35–46.

Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Schoeneich, P., Berger, F. (2012): Probability maps of landslide reactivation derived from tree-ring records: Pra Bellon landslide, southern French Alps. Geomorphology 138: 184-202 [PDF]

Kogelnig-Mayer, B., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Hübl, J., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2011): Possibilities and limitations of dendrogeomorphic time-series reconstructions on sites influenced by debris flows and frequent snow avalanche activity. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 43: 619-658 [PDF]

Moors, E.J., Biemans, H., Groot A., Siderius, C., Stoffel, M., Huggel C., Wiltshire, A., Mathison C., Ridley, J., Jacob, D., Kumar, P., Bhadwal, S., Gosain, A. (2011): Adaptation to changing water resources availability in northern India. Environmental Science and Policy 14: 758-769 [PDF]

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., Hill, M. (2011): Impacts of climatic change on water and natural hazards in the Alps: can current water governance cope with future challenges? Examples from the European “ACQWA” project. Environmental Science and Policy 14: 734-743 [PDF]

Lopez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Rovéra, G., Astrade, L., Berger, F. (2011): Mapping of erosion rates in marly badlands based on anatomical changes in exposed roots and LiDAR data. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 36: 1162-1171 [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Vázquez-Selem, L., Franco-Ramos, O., Palacios, D. (2011). Dendrogeomorphic dating of rockfall on low-latitude, high-elevation slopes: Rodadero, Iztaccíhuatl volcano, México. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 36:1209-1217. [PDF]

Procter E., Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Neumann M. (2011): A regional reconstruction of debris-flow activity in the Northern Calcareous Alps, Austria. Geomorphology 132: 41-50 [PDF]

Lopez Saez, J., Corona, C., Stoffel, M., Gotteland, A., Berger, F., Liebault, F. (2011): Debris-flow activity in abandoned channels of the Manival torrent reconstructed with LiDAR and tree-ring data. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 11: 1247–1257. [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez, J., Rovéra, G., Astrade, L., Stoffel, M., Berger, F. (2011): Quantification des vitesses d’érosion au moyen de racines déchaussées: validation de la méthode dans les badlands marneux des bassins versants expérimentaux de Draix (Alpes de Haute-Provence). Géomorphologie: Relief, Processus, Environnement 11(1): 83–94. [PDF]

Ballesteros, J. A., Bodoque, J. M., Díez, A., Sanchez-Silva, M., Stoffel, M. (2011): Calibration of floodplain roughness and estimation of palaeoflood discharge based on tree-ring evidence and hydraulic modelling. Journal of Hydrology 403: 103-115 [PDF]

Ballesteros, J. A., Eguibar, M., Bodoque, J. M., Díez, A., Stoffel, M., Gutiérrez, I. (2011): Estimating flash flood discharge in an ungauged mountain catchment with 2D hydraulic models and dendrogeomorphic paleostage indicators. Hydrological Processes 25: 970-979 [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Schlaeppy, R. (2011): Debris-flood reconstruction in a pre-alpine catchment in Switzerland based on tree-ring analysis of conifers and broadleaved trees. Geografiska Annaler 93:1-15 [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Beniston, M. (2011): Rainfall characteristics for periglacial debris flows in the Swiss Alps: past incidences – potential future evolutions. Climatic Change 105: 263-280 [PDF]

Corona, C., Lopez, J., Rovéra, G., Stoffel, M., Astrade, L., Berger, F. (2011): High resolution, quantitative reconstruction of erosion rates based on anatomical changes in exposed roots (Draix, Alpes de Haute-Provence) – critical review of existing approaches and independent quality control of results. Geomorphology 125: 433–444.

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2010): Tree-ring analysis in natural hazards research – preface. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 10: 2355–2357. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2010): Wood anatomical analysis of Alnus incana and Betula pendula injured by a debris-flow event. Tree Physiology 30: 1290–1298. [PDF]

Corona, C., Rovéra, G., Lopez Saez, J., Stoffel, M., Perfettini, P. (2010): Spatio-temporal reconstruction of snow avalanche activity using tree rings: Jean Jeanne avalanche talus, Massif de l'Oisans, France. Catena 83:107–118. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Widmer, S., Sorg, A. (2010): Spatio-temporal variability in debris-flow activity: a tree-ring study at Geisstriftbach (Swiss Alps) extending back to AD 1736. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 103: 283–292. [PDF]

Lugon, R., Stoffel, M. (2010): Rock-glacier dynamics and magnitude–frequency relations of debris flows in a high-elevation watershed: Ritigraben, Swiss Alps. Global and Planetary Change 73: 202–210. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2010): Tree rings and debris flows: recent developments, future directions. Progress in Physical Geography 34: 625–645. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2010): Changes and trends in debris-flow frequency since AD 1850: Results from the Swiss Alps. The Holocene 20: 907–916. [PDF]

Sorg, A., Bugmann, H., Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2010): Debris-flow activity along a torrent in the Swiss Alps: Minimum frequency of events and implications for forest dynamics. Dendrochronologia 28: 215–223. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2010): Variations in debris-flow occurrence in an Alpine catchment – A reconstruction based on tree rings. Global and Planetary Change 73: 186–192. [PDF]

Ballesteros-Canovas, J. A., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Bodoque del Pozo, J. M., Díez-Herrero, A. (2010): Flash-flood impacts cause changes in wood anatomy of Alnus glutinosa, Fraxinus angustifolia and Quercus pyrenaica. Tree Physiology 30: 773–781. [PDF]

Ballesteros-Canovas, J. A., Stoffel, M., Bodoque del Pozo, J. M., Bollschweiler, M., Hitz, O. M., Diez-Herrero, A. (2010): Changes in wood anatomy in tree rings of Pinus pinaster Ait. following wounding by flash floods. Tree-Ring Research 66: 93–103. [PDF]

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Diez-Herrero, A., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Bodoque, J. M., Ballesteros, J. A. (2010): Dendrogeomorphic analysis of flash floods in a small ungauged mountain catchment (Central Spain). Geomorphology 118: 383–392. [PDF]

Mayer, B., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Hübl, J., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2010): Frequency and spread of debris floods on fans: a dendrogeomorphic case study from a dolomite catchment in the Austrian Alps. Geomorphology 118: 199–206. [PDF]

Arbellay, E., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2010): Dendrogeomorphic reconstruction of past debris-flow activity using injured broad-leaved trees. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35: 399–406. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Vázquez-Selem, L., Palacios, D. (2010): Tree-ring reconstruction of past lahar activity at Popocatépetl, Mexico. The Holocene 20: 265–274. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2010): Magnitude-frequency relationships of debris flows – a case study based on field surveys and tree-ring records. Geomorphology. 116: 67–76. [PDF]

Szymczak, S., Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Dikau, R. (2010): Debris-flow activity and snow avalanches in a steep watershed of the Valais Alps (Switzerland): dendrogeomorphic event reconstruction and identification of triggers. Geomorphology 116: 107-114. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2009): Tree-ring reconstruction of past debris flows based on a small number of samples – possibilities and limitations. Landslides 6: 225–230. [PDF]

Schneuwly, D. M., Stoffel, M., Dorren, L. K. A., Berger, F. (2009): Three-dimensional analysis of the anatomical growth response of European conifers to mechanical disturbance. Tree Physiology 29: 1247–1257. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2009): What tree rings can tell about earth-surface processes. Teaching the principles of dendrogeomorphology. Geography Compass 3: 1013–1037. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Luetscher, M., Bollschweiler, M., Schlatter, F. (2009): Evidence of NAO control on subsurface ice accumulation in a 1200-yr old cave-ice sequence, St. Livres ice cave, Switzerland. Quaternary Research 72: 16–26. [PDF]

Schneuwly, D. M., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2009): Formation and spread of callus tissue and tangential rows of resin ducts in Larix decidua and Picea abies following rockfall impacts. Tree Physiology 29: 281–289. [PDF]

Dängeli, S., Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2009): Jahrringe, Lawinen und eine zerstörte Alphütte. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 160(4): 87–92. [PDF]

Lundström, T., Jonsson, M. J., Volkwein, A., Stoffel, M. (2009): Reactions and energy absorption of trees subject to rockfall: a detailed assessment using a new experimental method. Tree Phyiology 29: 345–359 [PDF]

Schneuwly, D. M., Stoffel, M. (2008): Changes in spatio-temporal patterns of rockfall activity on a forested slope – a case study using dendrogeomorphology. Geomorphology 102: 522–531. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Hitz, O.M. (2008): Snow avalanche and rockfall impacts leave different anatomical signatures in tree rings of Larix decidua. Tree Physiology 28(11): 1713–1720. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Leutwiler, A., Aeby, P. (2008): Large debris-flow events and overbank sedimentation in the Illgraben torrent (Valais Alps, Switzerland). Open Geology Journal 2: 18–29. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2008): Dating past geomorphic processes with tangential rows of traumatic resin ducts. Dendrochronologia 26(1): 53–60. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2008): Tree-ring analysis in natural hazards research – an overview. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 8: 187–202. [PDF]

Schneuwly, D. M., Stoffel, M. (2008): Tree-ring based reconstruction of the seasonal timing, major events and origin of rockfall on a case-study slope in the Swiss Alps. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 8: 203–211. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Conus, D., Grichting, M.A., Lièvre, I., Maître, G. (2008): Unraveling the patterns of late Holocene debris-flow activity on a cone in the central Swiss Alps: chronology, environment and implications for the future. Global and Planetary Change 60: 222–234 [PDF].

Lundström, T., Stoffel, M., Stöckli, V. (2008): Fresh-stem bending of fir and spruce. Tree Physiology 28: 355–366. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffe,l M., Schneuwly, D.M., (2008): Dynamics in debris-flow activity on a forested cone – a case study using different dendroecological approaches. Catena 72: 67-78. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel M., Schneuwly, D.M., Bourqui K. (2008): Traumatic resin ducts in Larix decidua stems impacted by debris flows. Tree Physiology 28: 255–263. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2007): Debris-flow activity in the Ritigraben torrent (Valais Alps, Switzerland): will there be less but bigger events in a future greenhouse climate? McInnes, R., Jakeways, J., Fairbank, H., Mathie, E. (eds.) Landslides and climate change: challenges and solutions. Taylor & Francis Group, London UK: 51–58. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D.M. (2007): Dynamics in debris-flow activity on a forested cone – a case study using different dendroecological approaches. Catena. [PDF]

Lundström, T., Heiz, U., Stoffel, M., Stöckli, V. (2007): Fresh-wood bending: linking the mechanical and growth properties of a Norway spruce stem. Tree Physiology 27, 1229–1241. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2007): Debris flows on forested cones – reconstruction and comparison of frequencies in two catchments in Val Ferret, Switzerland. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 7, 207-218. [PDF]

Dorren, L., Berger, F., Jonsson, M., Krautblatter, M., Moelk, M., Stoffel, M., Wehrli, A. (2007): State of the art in rockfall–forest interaction. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 158(6): 128–141. [PDF]

Bollschweiler M., Stoffel M., Ehmisch M., Monbaron M. (2007): Reconstructing spatio-temporal patterns of debris-flow activity using dendrogeomorphological methods. Geomorphology. 87, 337-351. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Beniston, M. (2006): On the incidence of debris flows from the early Little Ice Age to a future greenhouse climate: a case study from the Swiss Alps. Geophysical Research Letters 33, L16404. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Hassler, G. R. (2006): Differentiating past events on a cone influenced by debris-flow and snow avalanche activity – a dendrogeomorphological approach. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31 (11), 1424-1437. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2006): A review of studies dealing with tree rings and rockfall activity: The role of dendrogeomorphology in natural hazard research. Natural Hazards 39(1), 51-70. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Perret, S. (2006): Reconstructing past rockfall activity with tree rings: some methodological considerations. Dendrochronologia 24(1) 1-15. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Wehrli, A., Kühne, R., Dorren, L.K.A., Perret, S., Kienholz, H. (2006): Assessing the protective effect of mountain forests against rockfall using a 3D simulation model. Forest Ecology and Management 225: 113-122. [PDF]

Perret, S., Stoffel, M., Kienholz, H. (2006): Spatial and temporal rockfall activity in a forest stand in the Swiss Prealps – a dendrogeomorphological case study. Geomorphology 74(1-3): 219-231. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2005): Assessing the vertical distribution and visibility of scars in trees. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 156(6): 195–199. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Lièvre, I., Conus, D., Grichting, M.A., Raetzo, H., Gärtner, H.W., Monbaron, M. (2005): 400 years of debris flow activity and triggering weather conditions: Ritigraben VS, Switzerland. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research 37(3): 387–395. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Lièvre, I., Monbaron, M., Perret, S. (2005): Seasonal timing of rockfall activity on a forested slope at Täschgufer (Valais, Swiss Alps) – a dendrochronological approach. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie 49(1): 89–106. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D., Bollschweiler, M., Lièvre, I., Delaloye, R., Myint, M., Monbaron, M. (2005): Analyzing rockfall activity (1600-2002) in a protection forest – a case study using dendrogeomorphology. Geomorphology 68 (3–4): 224–241. [PDF]

 

Autres publications

Stoffel, M., Marston, R. A. (2013): Mountain and Hillslope Geomorphology: An Introduction. In: Shroder, J., Stoffel, M., Marston, R.A. (eds.), Treatise on Geomorphology. Academic Press, San Diego, CA, vol. 7, 1–3.

Stoffel, M., Luckman, B. H., Butler, D. R., Bollschweiler, M. (2013): Dendrogeomorphology: Dating earth-surface processes with tree rings. In: Shroder, J., Butler, D.R., Hupp, C.R. (eds.), Treatise on Geomorphology. Academic Press, San Diego, CA, vol. 12, 125–144. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2012): Dating past events on fans and cones – An introduction. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 1–11.

Kaitna, R., Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Sausgruber, T., Moser, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2012): Susceptibility and triggers for debris flows: Emergence, loading. Release and entrainment. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 33–49.

Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2012): Dendrogeomorphology – Tracking past events with tree rings. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 165–178.

Stoffel, M. (2012): Tree-ring based record of debris-flow dynamics and triggering rain storms at Ritigraben (Swiss Alps) since AD 1570. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 179–185.

Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2012): Dating methods overview: checklist for practitioners. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 411–418.

Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (2012): Summary and outlook. In: Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Rudolf-Miklau, F. (eds.), Dating torrential processes on fans and cones – Methods and their application for hazard and risk assessment. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 419–423.

Skolaut, C., Rudolf-Miklau, F., Stoffel, M. (2011): Analyse, Bewertung und planliche Darstellung von Lawinengefahren (-risiken). In: Rudolf-Miklau, F., Sauermoser, S. (eds.) Handbuch Technischer Lawinenschutz. Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 103–128.

Nairz, P., Sauermoser, S., Kleemayr, K., Gabl, K., Stoffel, M., Margreth, S. (2011): Lawinen: Entstehung und Wirkung. In: Rudolf-Miklau, F., Sauermoser, S. (eds.) Handbuch Technischer Lawinenschutz. Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 21–62.

Sauermoser, S., Stoffel, M., Margreth, S. (2011): Entwicklung der Lawinen und des Lawinenschutzes: Historischer Überblick. In: Rudolf-Miklau, F., Sauermoser, S. (eds.) Handbuch Technischer Lawinenschutz. Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 13–20.

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (2010): Tree rings and natural hazards. In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.) Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 3–23.

Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D., Bollschweiler, M. (2010): Assessing rockfall activity in a mountain forest – Implications for hazard assessment. In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.). Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 139–155.

Wehren-Perret, S., Stoffel, M. (2010): Tree-ring based rockfall reconstruction and accuracy assessment of a 3D rockfall model. In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.) Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 157–160.

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D. M. (2010): Using event and minimum age dating for the assessment of hazards on a debris-flow cone. In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.) Tree rings and natural hazards: A state of the art. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 193–206.

Stoffel, M. (2010): Frequency–magnitude relationships, seasonality and spread of debris flows on a forested cone. In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.) Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 211–226.

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (2010): Whither dendrogeomorphology? In: Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M., Butler, D. R., Luckman, B. H. (eds.) Tree rings and natural hazards: A state-of-the-art. Springer, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 495–502.

Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., Cripe, D. (2009): ACQWA – Water resources in mountain regions sensitive to climate change. In: Van den Hoven, T., Kazner, C. (eds.) TECHNEAU: Safe drinking water from source to tab. IWA Publishing, London UK, pp. 41–48.

Stoffel, M. (2009): Jahrringuntersuchungen zur Murgang- und Steinschlagaktivität im Mattertal: gestern, heute – und morgen? In: Imboden, G, Pfister, C. (eds.) Klimageschichte in den Alpen: Methoden, Probleme, Ergebnisse. Blätter aus der Walliser Geschichte 41, pp. 221–247. (in German)

Stoffel, M. (2007): Debris-flow activity in the Ritigraben torrent (Valais Alps, Switzerland): will there be less but bigger events in a future greenhouse climate? In: McInnes, R., Jakeways, J., Fairbank, H., Mathie, E. (eds.) Landslides and climate change: challenges and solutions. Taylor & Francis Group, London UK, pp. 51–58.

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Ballesteros J. A., Bodoque, J. M., Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler M., Díez-Herrero, A. (2009): Improving the flash flood frequency analysis applying dendrogeomorphic evidences. Proceedings 11th Plinius Conference on Mediterranean Storms.

Dängeli, S., Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2009): Jahrringe, Lawinen und eine zerstörte Alphütte. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 160(4): 87–92.

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. (2009): Jahhringe und Naturgefahren: Wie und wo können Bäume bei der Gefahrenbeurteilung helfen? Wildbach und Lawinenverbau.

Stoffel, M. (2008): On the evolution of debris-flow occurrence in space and time – results from tree-ring analyses. Proceedings of the International Conference “Debris Flows: Disasters, Risk, Forecast, Protection”. Pyatigorsk, Russia, 22-29 September 2008, pp. 125–128. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D. M. (2008): Assessing the last moment of debris-flow activity on a fan using tree-ring data. Proceedings of the International Conference “Debris Flows: Disasters, Risk, Forecast, Protection”. Pyatigorsk, Russia, 22-29 September 2008, pp. 83–86. [PDF]

Stoffel. M., Bollschweiler, M., Hassler, G. R., Monbaron, M. (2008): Reconstitution de la dynamique des avalanches dans le Nanztal et le Lötschental (Valais) par méthodes dendrogéomorphologiques. Bulletin de la Murithienne 125: 89- 97 [PDF]

Díez-Herrero, A., Ballesteros, J.A., Bodoque, J.M., Eguíbar, M.A., Fernández, J.A., Génova, M.M., Laín, L., Llorente, M., Rubiales, J.M., Stoffel, M. (2007): Mejoras en la estimación de la frecuencia y magnitud de avenidas torrenciales mediante técnicas dendrogeomorfológicas. Boletín Geológico y Minero 118 (4): 789–802. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Bollschweiler, M. (2008): Jahrringrekonstruktion vergangener Murgangereignisse und Erkennung künftiger Risiken in 32 Wildbächen der Walliser Alpen (Schweiz). Proceedings 11th Interpraevent Congress 2008, May 26 – 30, 2008. Dornbirn, Austria. Vol. 1 : 513–524. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2008): Murgangaktivität auf einem bewaldeten Kegel der Schweizer Alpen seit dem späten Holozän. Lehren aus der Vergangenheit – Auswirkungen für die Zukunft. Proceedings 11th Interpraevent Congress 2008, May 26 – 30, 2008. Dornbirn, Austria. Vol. 1 : 501–511. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2008): On the evolution of debris-flow occurrence in space and time – results from tree-ring analyses. Proceedings International Conference “Debris Flows: Disasters, Risk, Forecast, Protection”. September 22 – 29, 2008, Pyatigorsk, Russia: in press.

Bollschweiler, M. Stoffel, M. Schneuwly, D. M. (2008): Assessing the last moment of debris-flow activity on a cone using tree-ring data. Proceedings International Conference “Debris Flows: Disasters, Risk, Forecast, Protection”. September 22 – 29, 2008, Pyatigorsk, Russia: in press

Stoffel, M. (2007): Debris-flow activity in the Ritigraben torrent (Valais Alps, Switzerland): will there be less but bigger events in a future greenhouse climate? In: McInnes, R., Jakeways, J., Fairbank, H., Mathie, E. (eds.) Landslides and climate change: challenges and solutions. Taylor & Francis Group, London UK, pp. 51–58.

Stoffel, M. (2006): Estimating magnitude-frequency relationships for debris flows on forested cones – working concept and preliminary results. Proceedings International Symposium Interpraevent “Disaster Mitigation of Debris Flows, Slope Failures and Landslides”, September 25–27, 2006, Niigata, Japan. Universal Academic Press, Tokyo, pp. 159–165. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D. (2006): Assessing the spatio-temporal debris-flow activity on a forested cone using tree-ring data. Proceedings International Symposium Interpraevent “Disaster Mitigation of Debris Flows, Slope Failures and Landslides”, September 25–27, 2006, Niigata, Japan. Universal Academic Press, Tokyo, pp. 597–604. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Schneuwly, D., Bollschweiler, M., Perret, S. (2006): Tree-ring analysis and rockfall research: possibilities and limitations. Proceedings International Symposium Interpraevent “Disaster Mitigation of Debris Flows, Slope Failures and Landslides”, September 25–27, 2006, Niigata, Japan. Universal Academic Press, Tokyo, pp. 213–221. [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2005): Spatio-temporal analysis of rockfall activity into forests – results from tree-ring and tree analysis. PhD thesis. Department of Geosciences, Geography, University of Fribourg. GeoFocus 12, 1–188. [PDF]

Bollschweiler, M., Stoffel, M. & Schneuwly, D. (2005): Veränderungen der Murrinnen im Täschgufer seit 1936. wasser energie luft 96(7-8): 218–223. [PDF]

Cabernard, V., Stoffel, M., Monbaron, M. (2004): Der Fidazer Felssturz von 1939: Analyse und Simulation. Mitteilungen der VAW 184: 1-12. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Lièvre, I, Conus, D., Grichting, M., Gärtner, H., Monbaron, M. (2004): Rekonstruktion der Muraktivität im Ritigraben (VS) und Vergleich mit Chronikdaten benachbarter Gewässer. Mitteilungen der VAW 184: 25-40. [PDF]

Gärtner, H., Stoffel, M., Lièvre, I., Monbaron, M. (2003): Debris-flow frequency derived from tree-ring analyses and geomorphic mapping, Valais, Switzerland. In: Rickenmann, D. & Chen, C. (eds.): Debris Flow Hazard Mitigation: Mechanics, Prediction, and Assessment 1: 207-217

Stoffel, M., Gärtner, H., Lièvre, I., Monbaron, M. (2003): Comparison of reconstructed debris flow event years (Ritigraben, Switzerland) and existing flooding data in neighboring rivers. In: Rickenmann D. & Chen, C. (eds.): Debris Flow Hazard Mitigation: Mechanics, Prediction, and Assessment 1: 243-253. [offprints]

Stoffel, M. (2003): Leben mit Naturgefahren: Gefahrenbeurteilung, Massnahmenplanung und Katastrophenbewältigung. Exkursionsführer 54. Dt. Geographentag Bern 2003, No. 44, Geographica Bernensia : 26 pp. [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Monbaron, M. & Maselli, D. (2002): Mountains and Lowlands : Enemies or Partners? Example of the High Atlas, Morocco . A contribution to the “ Johannesburg Summit 2002 – The World Summit on Sustainable Development” and the International “Year of Mountains 2002”. Schlaefli & Maurer AG, Interlaken: 32 pp. (ISBN 3-9522536-2-6) [PDF]

Stoffel, M., Monbaron, M. & Maselli, D. (2002): Montagne et plaines: adversaires ou partenaires? Exemple du Haut Atlas, Maroc. Une contribution au “Sommet de Johannesburg 2002 – Sommet mondial sur le développement durable” et à l' “Année internationale de la montagne 2002”. Schlaefli & Maurer AG, Interlaken: 32 pp. (ISBN 3-9522536-1-8) [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (2000): Impacts of climate change and natural hazards on land use in the Saas and Zermatt Valleys (Switzerland). In: Singh, R. B.; Fox, J. & Himiyama, Y. (eds.): Land Use and Cover Change. Science Publishers Inc., Enfield: 269 – 277.

Stoffel, M. & Monbaron, M. (2000): Changements climatiques et dangers naturels: Un défi pour l'aménagement du territoire en zone alpine. 5e Colloque transfrontalier Cluse: Risques majeurs: perception, globalisation et management. Université de Genève. Genève. (published on CD-ROM). [PDF]

Stoffel, M. (1999): Impacts of climate change on natural hazards and land use in the Saas and Zermatt Valleys (Switzerland). Geographica Helvetica 54(4): 224-228.

Bloetzer, W., Egli, T., Petrascheck, A., Sauter, J. & Stoffel, M. (1998): Klimaänderungen und Naturgefahren in der Raumplanung. Synthesebericht NFP31. vdf Zürich: 200 pp. (ISBN 3-7281261-0-1) [Pour en savoir plus]

 

 
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