Research Interests

  • Flash-flood and flood early warning systems
  • Operational forecasting systems
  • Forecast communication
  • Weather radar and hydrology
  • Hydrological extreme events
  • Probabilistic forecast analysis


04/2009 – 12/2012 Ph.D. at the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL) and the Department of Geography of the University of Zurich (Switzerland).
Title: Uncertainty Propagation in Operational Flash Flood Forecasting Systems.
10/2003 – 11/2008 Master studies in Geography at the University of Zurich. Specialisation: Physical Geography, Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Sciences.