Earth and Environment - Earth Sciences

Earth Sciences - Aug 13
Earth Sciences
A unique project is linking in-situ measurements with natural hazards research. For the past ten years, a network of wireless sensors on the Matterhorn's Hörnli ridge has been constantly streaming measurement data on the condition of steep rock faces, permafrost and prevailing climate. The project leader, Jan Beutel, reviews progress to date.
Environment - Jul 24
Environment

Five large volcanic eruptions occurred in the early 19th century. They caused cooling and - as a study led by the University of Bern shows - to drying in the monsoon regions and glaciers growing in the Alps.

Earth Sciences - Jul 2
Earth Sciences

  An analysis of sediment transport in the Rhône Valley yields surprising results: melting glaciers overcompensated for the effect of the increased number of hydropower plants.

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Earth Sciences - 01.08
Postdoctoral Researcher in Glaciology (100%) Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Earth Sciences - 01.08
Two PhD positions in signal processing of gravitational waves recordings Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Earth Sciences - 01.08
2 PhD positions in Biogeoscience Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
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