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Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Luis, R., 2016:
Landslide barriers at A83 Rest and be Thankful in Scotland and their first event 2015. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 18: EGU2016-2982.

Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W.; Kummer, P., 2016:
Block ground interaction of rockfalls. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 18: EGU2016-11513.

Volkwein, A.; Kummer, P.; Bitnel, H.; Campana, L., 2016:
Load Measurement on Foundations of Rockfall Protection Systems. Sensors 16: art. 174, 19 p.

Volkwein, A.; Kummer, P.; Wendeler, C., 2016:
Loads on post foundations of rockfall protection fences. [Abstract] In: Koboltschnig, G. (ed) 13th Congress Interpraevent 2016. 30 May to 2 June 2016, Lucerne, Switzerland. Extended Abstracts. Living with natural risks. Luzern, International Research Society Interpraevent. 330-331.

Volkwein, A.; Baumann, R.; Rickli, C.; Wendeler, C., 2015:
Standardization for flexible debris retention barriers. In: Lollino, G.; Giordan, D.; Crosta, G.B.; Corominas, J.; Azzam, R.; Wasowski, J.; Sciarra, N. (eds) Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - Volume 2. Landslide Processes. London, Taylor & Francis. 193-196.

Volkwein, A., 2015:
Anforderungen an flexible Schutzbarrieren - Demands on flexible protection systems. Österr. Ingenieur- und Architekten-Zeitschrift 160, 1-12: 187-191.

Buzzi, O.; Leonarduzzi, E.; Krummenacher, B.; Volkwein, A.; Giacomini, A., 2015:
Performance of High Strength Rock Fall Meshes: Effect of Block Size and Mesh Geometry. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering 48, 3: 1221-1231.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2015:
Laboratory tests for the optimization of mesh size for flexible debris-flow barriers. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 15, 12: 2597-2604.

Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C.; Stieglitz, L.; Lauber, G., 2015:
New approach for flexible debris flow barriers. In: IABSE Conference Geneva, 2015 - Structural Engineering: Providing Solutions to Global Challenges. Report. September 23-25 2015, Geneva, Switzerland. Zürich, IABSE. 248-255.

Stähli, M.; Graf, C.; Scheidl, C.; Wyss, C.R.; Volkwein, A., 2015:
Experimentelle Erkundung von Wildbächen, Murgängen, Hangrutschungen und Steinschlag: Aktuelle Beispiele der WSL. Geogr. Helv. 70: 1-9.

Volkwein, A.; Krummenacher, B.; Gerber, W.; Lardon, J.; Gees, F.; Brügger, L.; Ott, T., 2015:
Repeated controlled rockfall trajectory testing. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 17: EGU2015-9779.

Volkwein, A., 2014:
Flexible debris flow barriers - Design and application WSL Ber. 18: 29 pp.

Volkwein, A.; Baumann, R., 2014:
Vertical vs. inclined impact into flexible barriers - influence of different testing procedures according to etag 027. In: 5th Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection RocExs 2014 - Lecco. 29th-31st May 2014 - Polo Territoriale di Lecco del Politecnico di Milano. Published online. Available from World Wide Web >https://sites.google.com/site/rocexs2014/home< 4 p.

Volkwein, A.; Klette, J., 2014:
Semi-Automatic Determination of Rockfall Trajectories. Sensors 14: 18187-18210.

Volkwein, A.; Klette, J., 2014:
Semi-Automatic Determination of Rockfall Trajectories. In: 5th Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection RocExs 2014 - Lecco. 29th-31st May 2014 - Polo Territoriale di Lecco del Politecnico di Milano. Published online. Available from World Wide Web >https://sites.google.com/site/rocexs2014/home< 4 p.

Volkwein, A., 2014:
Flexible Murgangbarrieren - Bemessung und Verwendung. WSL Ber. 8: 31 S.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Biedermann, B., 2013:
Eine flexible Steinschlaggalerie im Hochenergiebereich als Varante zu einer Betongalerie oder Tunnellösung - Bemessung und Anwendungsbeispiel. A flexibel rock fall gallery in the high-energy zone as an alternative to concrete galleries or tunnels - design and application. Zeitschrift für Wildbach-, Lawinen-, Erosions- und Steinschlagschutz 77, 171: 90-97.

Klette, J.; Volkwein, A., 2013:
Semi-automatic determination of rockfall trajectories. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 15: EGU2013-717-1.

Von Boetticher, A.; Volkwein, A.; Hübl, J.; Scheidl, C.; Hsu, L.; Kaitna, R.; Wendeler, C., 2013:
Modelling the impact of shallow landslides and debris flows on rigid bodies and flexible barriers: Linking rheology to grain size distribution and water content. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 15: EGU2013-7968-1.

Bartelt, P.; Bühler, Y.; Christen, M.; Deubelbeiss, Y.; Gerber, W.; Graf, C.; Leine, R.; McArdell, B.; Schweizer, A.; Sovilla, B.; Volkwein, A., 2012:
Integral hazard management using unified software environments. Numerical simulation tool "RAMMS" for gravitational natural hazards. [Abstract] In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Extended abstracts. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 30-31.

Duricova, A.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Valfre, A., 2012:
Experiences from first approval tests worldwide. ETAG 027 guideline on rockfall protection kits. [Abstract] In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Extended abstracts. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 106-107.

Volkwein, A.; Beer, A.; Egli, L., 2012:
Applications of terrestrial laser scanning in natural hazard sciences. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 14: EGU2012-12789-1.

Glover, J.; Denk, M.; Bourrier, F.; Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2012:
Kinetic energy dissipation effects of rock fall attenuating systems. [Abstract] In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Extended abstracts. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 138-139.

Volkwein, A.; Glover, J.; Bourrier, F.; Gerber, W., 2012:
A quality assessment of 3D video analysis for full scale rockfall experiments. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 14: EGU2012-12728.

Glover, J.; Denk, M.; Bourrier, F.; Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W., 2012:
Measuring the kinetic energy dissipation effects of rock fall attenuating systems with video analysis. In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Proceedings. Vol. 1. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 151-160.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2012:
Full-scale impact experiments on soil. Measurement of deceleration of rockfall. [Abstract] In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Extended abstracts. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 128-129.

Volkwein, A., 2012:
Vergleich der Zulassung von Schutznetzen gegen Steinschlag nach CH- und EU-Richtlinie. FAN-Agenda 1/12: 15-18.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2012:
Fallversuche auf Bodenmaterial: Messung der Verzögerung. In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Proceedings. Vol. 1. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 143-149.

Volkwein, A.; Gärtner, H., 2012:
Dynamische Haltekraft von Wurzelstöcken. Bündner Wald 65, 4: 81-86.

Christen, M.; Bühler, Y.; Bartelt, P.; Leine, R.; Glover, J.; Schweizer, A.; Graf, C.; McArdell, B.W.; Gerber, W.; Deubelbeiss, Y.; Feistl, T.; Volkwein, A., 2012:
Integral hazard management using a unified software environment: numerical simulation tool "RAMMS" for gravitational natural hazards. In: Koboltschnig, G.; Hübl, J.; Braun, J. (eds) 12th Congress INTERPRAEVENT, 23-26 April 2012 Grenoble - France. Proceedings. Vol. 1. Klagenfurt, International Research Society INTERPRAEVENT. 77-86.

Volkwein, A.; Vogel, A.; Gerber, W.; Roth, A., 2011:
Brief communication "Tree impacts into a flexible rockfall protection system". Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 11: 3047-3051.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2011:
Impact loads on concrete slabs with gravel cushion. [Abstract] In: Mölk, M.; Melzner, S.; Sausgruber, T.; Tartarotti, T. (eds.) Book of abstracts: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection 2011, 17.-19.05. Congresspark Igls, Innsbruck. Innsbruck, RocExs. 22-23.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2011:
Eine flexible Galerie für erhöhten Schutz. In: Köhler, R. (ed) Strassenverkehr Schweiz 2011. 3. Jg. St. Gallen, KünzlerBachmann. 154-156.

Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K., 2011:
Summary on the NHESS Special Issue "Rockfall protection - from hazard identification to mitigation measures". Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 11: 2727-2728.

Volkwein, A.; Toniolo, M., 2011:
Multi-hazard barriers. [Abstract] In: Mölk, M.; Melzner, S.; Sausgruber, T.; Tartarotti, T. (eds.) Book of abstracts: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection 2011, 17.-19.05. Congresspark Igls, Innsbruck. Innsbruck, RocExs. 69-70.

Glover, J.; Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W.; Denk, M., 2011:
Design criteria for rock fall attenuating systems. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 13: EGU2011-13273.

Duricova, A.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Valfre, A., 2011:
Findings from first etag027 approval rockfall tests worldwide. [Abstract] In: Mölk, M.; Melzner, S.; Sausgruber, T.; Tartarotti, T.(eds) Book of abstracts: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection 2011, 17.-19.05. Congresspark Igls, Innsbruck. Innsbruck, RocExs. 8-9.

von Boetticher, A.; Glover, J.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2011:
Modelling flexible wire netting applied to rock fall attenuating systems. [Abstract] In: Mölk, M.; Melzner, S.; Sausgruber, T.; Tartarotti, T.(eds.) Book of abstracts: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection 2011, 17.-19.05. Congresspark Igls, Innsbruck. Innsbruck, RocExs. 71-72.

Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C.; Guasti, G., 2011:
Design of flexible debris flow barriers. In: Genevois, R.; Hamilton, D.L.; Prestininzi, A. (eds) 5th International Conference on Debris-Flow Hazard. Mitigation. Mechanics, prediction and assessment. Padua, Italy, 14-17 June 2011. Rome, Casa Editrice Università La Sapienza. 1093-1100.

Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W., 2011:
Stronger and lighter - evolution of flexible rockfall protection systems. [Abstract] In: IABSE-IASS 2011 London Symposium Report: Taller, Longer, Lighter. Meeting growing demand with limited resources. The 35th Annual Symposium of IABSE. The 52nd Annual Symposium of IASS and incorporating the 6th International Conference on Space Structures. Zürich, IABSE. 356.

Von Boetticher, A.; Hübl, J.; Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2011:
Modeling the impact of shallow landslides on flexible protection barriers. In: Marschallinger, R.; Zobl, F. (eds) Mathematical geosciences at the crossroads of theory and practice. Proceedings of the IAMG2011 conference September 5-9 2011, Salzburg, Austria. Salzburg, IAMG. 659-670.

Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W., 2011:
Stronger and lighter - evolution of flexible rockfall protection systems. In: IABSE-IASS 2011 London Symposium Report: Taller, Longer, Lighter. Meeting growing demand with limited resources. The 35th Annual Symposium of IABSE. The 52nd Annual Symposium of IASS and incorporating the 6th International Conference on Space Structures. [CD-ROM]. Zürich, IABSE. 5 p.

Volkwein, A.; Schellenberg, K.; Labiouse, V.; Agliardi, F.; Berger, F.; Bourrier, F.; Dorren, L.K.A.; Gerber, W.; Jaboyedoff, M., 2011:
Rockfall characterisation and structural protection - a review. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 11: 2617-2651.

Von Boetticher, A.; Volkwein, A.; Wüchner, R.; Bletzinger, K.-U.; Wendeler, C., 2011:
Numerical modeling of shallow landslide impacts on flexible protection systems and its validation with full scale testing. In: Papadrakakis, M.; Oñate, E.; Schrefler, B. (eds) Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering IV: Proceedings of the IV International Conference on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering held in Kos, Greece, 20-22 June 2011. Barcelona, International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE). 12 S.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2010:
Pontis Sud, eine flexible Galerie im Hochenergiebereich. Felsbau mag. 6: 351-354.

Glover, J.; Volkwein, A.; Dufour, F.; Denk, M.; Roth, A., 2010:
Rockfall attenuator and hybrid drape systems - design and testing considerations. In: Darve, F.; Doghri, I.; El Fatmi, R.; Hassis, H.; Zenzri, H. (eds) Third Euro-Mediterranean Symposium on Advances in Geomaterials and Structures. Third Edition, Djerba, 2010. 379-384.

Glover, J.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2010:
Field testing of rockfall attenuating systems. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 12: EGU2010-13811.

von Boetticher, A.; Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C., 2010:
Numerical modelling of new rockfall interception nets. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 12: EGU2010-13754.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2010:
Impact loads of falling rocks on granular material. In: Darve, F.; Doghri, I.; El Fatmi, R.; Hassis, H.; Zenzri, H. (eds) Euromediterranean Symposium on Advances in Geomaterials and Structures. Third Edition, Djerba, 2010. 337-342.

Bugnion, L.; Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C.; Roth, A., 2010:
Large-scale field testing on flexible shallow landslide barriers. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 12: EGU2010-11755.

Volkwein, A., 2009:
Numerical modelling of flexible rockfall protection systems. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 11: EGU2009-13051.

Bugnion, L.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2009:
Feldversuche zu oberflächennahen Rutschungen in Kombination mit flexiblen Schutznetzen. Strasse Verkehr 3: 20-24.

Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Gerber, W.; Vogel, A., 2009:
Flexible Rockfall Barriers Subjected to Extreme Loads. Struct. Eng. Int. 19, 3: 327-332.

Bugnion, L.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2009:
Artificial full scale shallow landslides. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 11: EGU2009-13064.

Bugnion, L.; Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2009:
Versuche zum Rückhalt von oberflächennahen Rutschungen mit flexiblen Schutznetzen. In: Mitteilungsheft der Gruppe Geotechnik Graz Nummer 35. Beiträge zum 24. Christian Veder Kolloquium: Stabilisierung von Rutschhängen, Böschungen und Einschnitten. Graz, Technische Universität. 235-245.

Bugnion, L.; Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2009:
Versuche zum Rückhalt von oberflächenahen Rutschungen mit flexiblen Schutznetzen. In: Zukunftsfähiger(s) Wasserbau und Flussgebietsmanagement. Fachtagung, 30./31. Juli 2009, Wallgau. Berichte des Lehrstuhls und der Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau und Wasserwirtschaft 123: München, Technische Universität. 68-77.

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 Physiol. 29: 345-359.

Wendeler, C.; McArdell, B.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M.; Gröner, E., 2008:
Debris flow mitigation with flexible ring net barriers - field tests and case studies. WIT Trans. Eng. Sci. 60: 23-31.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Herzog, B.; Hählen, N.; Wenger, M., 2008:
Protection against debris flows installing 13 flexible barriers in the Millibach river (Canton Berne, Switzerland) In: Mikos, M.; Huebl, J. (eds) Interpraevent 2008. Extended Abstracts: 436-437.

Schellenberg, K.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M.; Vogel, T., 2008:
Falling weight tests on rock fall galleries with cushion layers. In: Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K. (eds) Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection. Morschach, Switzerland, June 23-25, 2008. Proceedings. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 99-101.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Herzog, B.; Hählen, N.; Wenger, M., 2008:
Hazard prevention using flexible multi-level debris flow barriers. In: Mikos, M.; Huebl, J.; Koboltschnig, G. (eds) Schutz des Lebensraumes vor Hochwasser, Muren, Massenbewegungen und Lawinen. Interpraevent 26-30 May 2008, Dornbirn, Vorarlberg, Austria. Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1: 547-554.

Volkwein, A., 2008:
Steinschlagnetze - Bemessung und Kapazitäten, Bauausführung, Unterhalt. In: Steinschlag, Lawinen und grosse Rutschungen - bautechnisch fordernde Naturgefahren. Gemeinschaftstagung "Bau und Wissen, Wildegg" und "Berner Fachhochschule Architektur, Holz und Bau, Burgdorf". Wildegg, Bau und Wissen. 13 S.

Gerber, W.; Baumann, R.; Volkwein, A., 2008:
Swiss guidelines for the approval of rockfall protection kits - 7 years of experience. In: Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K. (eds) Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection. Morschach, Switzerland, June 23-25, 2008. Proceedings. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 34-36.

Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K. (eds) 2008:
Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection. Morschach, Switzerland, June 23-25, 2008. Proceedings. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 130 S.

Denk, M.; Roth, A.; Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2008:
Feldversuche für flexible Schutznetze gegen Murgang - Versuche, Bemessung, Anwendungen. In: Schad, H. (ed) Bauen in Boden und Fels. 6. Kolloquium, 22.-23. Januar 2008. Ostfildern, Technische Akademie Esslingen. 419-423.

Volkwein, A., 2008:
Bericht: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection, 23.-25. Juni 2008 in Morschach. Newsl. Nat.gefahren [published online August 2008] Available from World Wide Web <http://www.slf.ch/newsletter/welcome-de.html> 2/2008: 7-8.

Volkwein, A., 2008:
Hangmurenversuche im Steinbruch Oberegg, AG. Newsl. Nat.gefahren [published online April 2008] Available from World Wide Web <http://www.slf.ch/newsletter/welcome-de.html> 1/2008: 4-5.

Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C.; McArdell, B.; Denk, M.; Roth, A.; Wartmann, S., 2008:
Load model for the interaction between debris flows and flexible barriers. In: Mikos, M.; Huebl, J. (eds) Interpraevent 2008. Extended Abstracts: 420-421.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2008:
Impact of rockfalls on reinforced foam glass cushion systems. In: Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K. (eds) Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection. Morschach, Switzerland, June 23-25, 2008. Proceedings. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 31-33.

Vogel, A.; Volkwein, A.; Gerber, W.; Roth, A., 2008:
Flexible rockfall barriers sujected to extreme loads as high-speed rockfalls or falling trees. In: Volkwein, A.; Labiouse, V.; Schellenberg, K. (eds) Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection. Morschach, Switzerland, June 23-25, 2008. Proceedings. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL. 111-113.

Bugnion, L.; Denk, M.; Shimojo, K.; Roth, A.; Volkwein, A., 2008:
Full-scale experiments on shallow landslides in combination with flexible protection barriers. In: Proceedings of the First World Landslide Forum, 18-21 November 2008, United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan. 99-102.

Lundström, T.; Jonas, T.; Volkwein, A., 2008:
Analysing the mechanical performance and growth adaptation of Norway spruce using a non-linear finite-element model and experimental data. J. Exp. Bot. 59, 9: 2513-2528.

Dorren, L.; Berger, F.; Volkwein, A., 2007:
Challenges in rockfall trajectory research. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 9: 08543.

Volkwein, A.; Jonsson, M., 2007:
Quantification of Rockfall Mitigation by Forests using Simulations. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 9: 07704.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M.; Roth, A., 2007:
Use of flexible protection systems against debris flows. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 9: 10729.

Jonsson, M.J.; Volkwein, A.; Ammann, W.J., 2007:
Quantification of energy absorption capacity of trees against rockfall using finite element analysis. In: Eberhardt, E.; Stead, D.; Morrison, T. (eds) Rock Mechanics: Meeting Society's Challenges and Demands. 1st Rock Mechanics Symposium, May 27 - 31, 2007 Vancouver, Canada. London, Taylor and Francis Group. 359-364.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Denk, M., 2007:
Flexible Schutzsysteme gegen Murgänge. Bauingenieur 3/2007: 48-52.

Schellenberg, K.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Vogel, T., 2007:
Large-scale impact tests on rock fall galleries. In: Huang, F.L.; Li, Q.M.; Lok, T.S. (eds) Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Shock and Impact Loads on Structures. 17-19 October 2007. Beijing, China. 497-504.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Denk, M.; Wartmann, S., 2007:
Field measurements used for numerical modelling of flexible debris flow barriers. In: Chen, C.-I.; Major, J.J. (eds) Debris-Flow Hazards Mitigation. Mechanics, Prediction, and Assessment. Rotterdam, Millpress. 681-687.

Gerber, W.; Volkwein, A., 2007:
Different flexible Rockfall Barriers - comparative Results from Type Testing. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 9: 07141.

Jonsson, M.J.; Volkwein, A., 2006:
Quantification of energy absorption of trees combined with rockfall trajectory analysis. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 8: 02831.

Volkwein, A.; Wendeler, C.; McArdell, B.; Roth, A., 2006:
Mitigation of Debris Flow Hazard by Means of Flexible Barriers. In: Ammann, W.; Haig, J.; Huovinen, C.; Stocker, M (eds) Proceedings of the International Disaster Reduction Conference, IDRC Davos 2006. Vol. 3. Birmensdorf, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL. 616-618.

Schellenberg, K.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Vogel, T., 2006:
Rockfall - Falling weigth tests on galleries with special cushion layers. In: Manjorana, C.; Salomoni, V.; Lok, T.S. (eds) Proceedings of the 3rd international Conference on Protection of Structures against Hazards. 28-29 September 2006, Venice Italy. 251-258.

Wendeler, C.; McArdell, B.; Rickenmann, D.; Volkwein, A.; Roth, A.; Denk, M., 2006:
Field testing and numerical modeling of flexible debris flow barriers. In: Ng, C.W.W.; Zhang, L.M.; Wang, Y.H. (eds) Physical Modelling in Geotechnics - 6th ICPMG '06. Vol. 2. London, Taylor & Francis. 1573-1578.

Volkwein, A.; Melis, L., 2006:
Schutz vor Erdrutschen und Steinschlag. Bauingenieur 8/2006: 26-33.

Pola, G.A.; Roth, A.; Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A., 2006:
Bemessung und Dimensionierung von flexiblen Murgangssperren. In: Schad, H. (ed) Bauen in Boden und Fels. 5. Kolloquium, 24.-25. Januar 2006. Ostfildern, Technische Akademie Esslingen. 681-687.

Jonsson, M.J.; Volkwein, A., 2006:
Quantification of energy absorption capacity of trees in combination with rockfall trajectory analysis using numerical simulations. [Abstract] In: 4th Swiss Geoscience Meeting, Bern, 24th-25th November 2006. Abstracts. 214-215.

Wendeler, C.; Volkwein, A.; Dufour, F.; Roth, A., 2006:
Testing, modeling and dimensioning of flexible debris flow barriers. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 8: 07381.

Volkwein, A.; Fritschi, B.; Schaedler, S.; Grassl, H., 2006:
Posterior trajectory analysis of an artificial instrumented boulder. [Abstract] Geophys. Res. Abstr. 8: 03856.

Volkwein, A.; Melis, L.; Haller, B.; Pfeifer, R., 2005:
Protection from Landslides and High Speed Rockfall Events - Reconstruction of Chapman's Peak Drive. [full version] In: IABSE Symposium Lisbon 2005. Structures and Extrem Events. IABSE Reports Vol. 90, incl. CD: 8 p.

Volkwein, A., 2005:
Numerical simulation of flexible rockfall protection systems. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, July 12-15, 2005, Cancun, Mexico. Available from Internet <http://www.pubs.asce.org/WWWdisplay.cgi?0523123>. 11 p.

Volkwein, A.; Melis, L.; Haller, B.; Pfeifer, R., 2005:
Protection from Landslides and High Speed Rockfall Events - Reconstruction of Chapman's Peak Drive. [short version] In: IABSE Symposium Lisbon 2005. Structures and Extrem Events. IABSE Reports Vol. 90: 314-315.

Volkwein, A.K.H., 2004:
Numerische Simulation von flexiblen Steinschlagschutzsystemen. Diss. ETH Nr. 15641 [published online <http://e-collection.ethbib.ethz.ch/show?type=diss&nr=15641>]: 134 S.

Former Publications

  • Volkwein A., “Numerische Simulation von flexiblen Steinschlagschutzsystemen“, Diss. ETH Zürich, 2004, IBK-Bericht 289, vdf Hochschulverlag AG, ISBN  3-7281-2986-0F [pdf]
  • Grassl  H., Bartelt P. A., Volkwein A., Wartmann S., "Experimental and Numerical Modeling of Highly Flexible Rockfall Protection Barriers", in: Culligan P. J., Einstein H. H., Whittle A. J. (Eds.), Proc. Soil and Rock America 2003 , Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2003. Verlag Glückauf, Essen [pdf]
  • Anderheggen E., Volkwein A., Grassl H., "Computational Simulation of Highly Flexible Rockfall Protection Systems", in Mang H., Rammerstorfer F., Eberhardsteiner J. (Eds.), Proc. Fifth World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM V). Vienna University of Technology, 2002 [pdf]
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