Thematic session: Floods in Mountain Environments 2

Chairpersons: Zbigniew Kundzewicz, Markus Stoffel, Bartłomiej Wyżga, Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva

Assessing the impact of climate change on floods

Renata Romanowicz, Marzena Osuch, Hydrology and Hydrodynamics Department, Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences

 

Floods at the northern foothills of the Tatra Mountains; introduction to the FLORIST Research Project

Zbigniew Kundzewicz (1), Markus Stoffel (2), Ryszard Kaczka (3), Bartłomiej Wyżga (3, 4), Tadeusz Niedźwiedź (3), Iwona Pińskwar (1), Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva (2), Ewa Łupikasza (3), Barbara Czajka (3), Juan Antonio Ballesteros-Cánovas (2), Łukasz Małarzewski (3), Adam Choryński (1), Karolina Janecka (3), Paweł Mikuś (3,4)

(1) Institute for Agricultural and Forest Environment, Polish Academy of Sciences

(2) Dendrolab.ch, Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Bern

(3) Faculty of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia

(4) Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences

 

Variability of high rainfalls and related synoptic situations causing heavy floods at the northern foothills of the Tatra Mountains

Tadeusz Niedźwiedź (1), Ewa Łupikasza (1), Iwona Pińskwar (2), Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz (2), Markus Stoffel (3), Łukasz Małarzewski (1)

 (1) Faculty of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia

 (2) Institute for Agricultural and Forest Environment, Polish Academy of Sciences

 (3) Dendrolab.ch, Institute of Geological Sciences,  University of Bern

 

Modelling large wood transport during floods in the Czarny Dunajec River, Polish Carpathians

Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva (1), Markus Stoffel (1), Bartłomiej Wyżga (2), Joanna Zawiejska (3), Maciej Hajdukiewicz (4)

 (1) Dendrolab.ch, Institute of Geological Sciences,  University of Bern

 (2) Faculty of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia / Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences

 (3) Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow

 (4) Department of Environmental Engineering, Geomatics and Energetics, Kielce University of Technology

 

Unravelling flash-flood activity in an ungauged mountain catchment in the Spanish Central System

Juan Ballesteros-Cánovas (1), Markus Stoffel (1), Clara Rodríguez-Morata (2), Juan Rubiales (3), Virginia Garófano Gómez (4)

(1) Dendrolab.ch, Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Bern

(2) Climatic Change and Climate Impacts Research, University of Geneva

(3) Technical University of Madrid

(4) Technical University of Valencia