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Dr. Andrin Caviezel



collaborateur scientifique


Institut fédéral pour l'étude de la neige et des avalanches SLF
Flüelastrasse 11
7260 Davos Dorf


Davos Da D 2 05


Current Research Activities

  • Application of state-of-the-art sensor technologies to rockfall and avalanche problems under realistic conditions.
  • Transfer of findings to the simulation software RAMMS::ROCKFALL and RAMMS::AVALANCHE
  • Development and improvement of a useful tool for engineers working in hazard zone mapping and planning mitigation measures

Curriculum Vitae


Professional Experience

since 2019
Rockfall scientist
Project leader rockfall experiments RAMMS group

Research associate RAMMS group

2010 – 2014
Doctor of sciences ETH Zurich at Paul Scherrer Institute (FEMTO group) and Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich, Switzerland, "Ultrafast Coherent Dynamics in Mixed Valence Manganites", Diss. ETH No. 21788



2008 – 2010
Master of Science in Physics at the Federal Institue for Technology ETH Zürich, Switzerland

2004 – 2009
Bachelor of Science in Physics at the Federal Institue for Technology ETH Zürich, Switzerland

1997 – 2003
Mautra at the Kantonsschule Chur, Switzerland