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Carr, G., Loucks, D.P., Blanch, A.R., Blaschke, A. P., Brouwer, R., Bucher, C., Farnleitner, A.H., Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, A., Morgenroth, E., Parajka, J., Pfeifer, N., Rechberger, H., Wagner, W., Zessner, M. and Blöschl, G. (2017). Emerging outcomes from a cross-disciplinary research and education programme. Water Policy. In press.


Carr, G., Viglione, A., and Rogger, M. (2017). Floods. In: Castree, N., Hulme, M. and Proctor, J. Companion to Environment Science. Routledge, London.


Stadler, P., Farnleitner, A.H., Zessner, M. (2017). Development and evaluation of a self-cleaning custom-built auto sampler controlled by a low-cost RaspberryPi microcomputer for online enzymatic activity measurements. Talanta 162, 390–397. doi:10.1016/j.talanta.2016.10.031


Colliander, A., Jackson, T.J., Bindlish, R., Chan, S., Das, N., Kim, S.B., Cosh, M.H., Dunbar, R.S., Dang, L., Pashaian, L., Asanuma, J., Aida, K., Berg, A., Rowlandson, T., Bosch, D., Caldwell, T., Caylor, K., Goodrich, D., al Jassar, H., Lopez-Baeza, E., Martínez-Fernández, J., González-Zamora, A., Livingston, S., McNairn, H., Pacheco, A., Moghaddam, M., Montzka, C., Notarnicola, C., Niedrist, G., Pellarin, T., Prueger, J., Pulliainen, J., Rautiainen, K., Ramos, J., Seyfried, M., Starks, P., Su, Z., Zeng, Y., van der Velde, R., Thibeault, M., Dorigo, W., Vreugdenhil, M., Walker, J.P., Wu, X., Monerris, A., O'Neill, P.E., Entekhabi, D., Njoku, E.G. and Yueh, S. (2017). Validation of SMAP surface soil moisture products with core validation sites. Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 191, 15 March 2017, Pages 215–231.


Archfield, S.A., Clark, M., Arheimer, B., Hay, L.E., Mcmillan, H., Kiang, J.E., Seibert, J., Hakala, K., Bock, A., Wagener, T., Farmer, W.H., Andreassian, V., Attinger, S., Viglione, A., Knight, R., Markstrom, S., and Over, T. (2016). Accelerating advances in continental domain hydrologic modeling. Water Resources Research, 51(12), 10078-10091, doi:10.1002/2015WR017498


Archfield, S.A., Hirsch,  R.M. , Viglione, A., and Blöschl, G. (2016). Fragmented patterns of flood change across the United States. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(19), pp. 10 232-10 239, doi:10.1002/2016GL070590.


Bamer, F., Kazemi Amiri, A. and Bucher, C. (2016). A new model order reduction strategy adapted to nonlinear problems in earthquake engineering. Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, doi: 10.1002/eqe.2802, 2016


Blaschke, A.P., Derx, J., Zessner, M., Kirnbauer, R., Kavka, G., Strelec, H., Farnleitner, A.H. and Pang, L. (2016). Setback distances between small biological wastewater treatment systems and drinking water wells against virus contamination in alluvial aquifers. Science of The Total Environment 573: 278-289


Blöschl, G., Blaschke, A. P., Broer, M., Bucher, C., Carr, G., Chen, X., Eder, A., Exner-Kittridge, M., Farnleitner, A., Flores-Orozco, A., Haas, P., Hogan, P., Kazemi Amiri, A., Oismüller, M., Parajka, J., Silasari, R., Stadler, P., Strauss, P., Vreugdenhil, M., Wagner, W., and Zessner, M. (2016). The Hydrological Open Air Laboratory (HOAL) in Petzenkirchen: a hypothesis-driven observatory, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 227-255, doi:10.5194/hess-20-227-2016.


Ceola, S., Montanari, A., Krueger, T., Dyer, F., Kreibich, H., Westerberg, I., Carr, G., Cudennec, C., Elshorbagy, A., Savenije, H., Van Der Zaag, P., Rosbjerg, D., Aksoy, H., Viola, F., Petrucci, G., MacLeod, K., Croke, B., Ganora, D., Hermans, L., Polo, M.J., Xu, Z., Borga, M., Helmschrot, J., Toth, E., Ranzi, R., Castellarin, A., Hurford, A., Brilly, M., Viglione, A., Blöschl, G., Sivapalan, M., Domeneghetti, A., Marinelli, A., and Di Baldassarre, G. (2016). Adaptation of Water Resources Systems to Changing Society and Environment - A statement by the International Association of Hydrological Sciences. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 61(16), pp. 2803-2817, doi:10.1080/02626667.2016.1230674


Ceola, S., Montanari, A., Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Blöschl, G., and Laio, F. (2016). Human signatures derived from nighttime lights along the Eastern Alpine river network in Austria and Italy. Proc. IAHS, 373, 131-136, doi:10.5194/piahs-373-131-2016.


Ciabatta, L., Brocca, L., Massari, C., Moramarco, T., Gabellani, S., Puca, S., and Wagner, W. (2016). Rainfall-runoff modelling by using SM2RAIN-derived and state-of-the-art satellite rainfall products over Italy. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 48, 163-173.


Derx, J., Blaschke, A. P. (2016). Impact of the BDA pilot test on groundwater conditions, Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 1-13; ISSN: 1613-7566; DOI: 10.1007/s00506-016-0307-6


Derx, J., Schijven, J., Sommer, R., Zoufal-Hruza, C. M., van Driezum, I. H., Reischer, G., Ixenmaier, S., Kirschner, A., Frick, C., de Roda Husman, A. M., Farnleitner, A., Blaschke, A. P.  (2016). QMRAcatch: Human-associated faecal pollution and infection risk modelling for a river/floodplain environment. Journal of Environmental Quality 45(4), 1205-1214., doi: 10.2134/jeq2015.11.0560


Egle, L., Rechberger, H., Krampe, J. and Zessner, M. (2016). Phosphorus recovery from municipal wastewater: An integrated comparative technological, environmental and economic assessment of P recovery technologies. Science of The Total Environment 571, 522-542.


Egle, L. ,  Amann, A.,  Rechberger, H.,  Zessner, M. (2016). Phosphorus: a critical yet underused resource for sewage and waste management—available knowledge and outlook for Austria and Europe, Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft,  Volume 68, Issue 3-4, pp. 118–133., DOI 10.1007/s00506-016-0295-6


Exner-Kittridge, M., Strauss, P., Blöschl, G., Eder, A., Saracevic, E. and Zessner, M. (2016). The seasonal dynamics of the stream sources and input flow paths of water and nitrogen of an Austrian headwater agricultural catchment. Science of The Total Environment, 542, Part A, 935-945. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.10.151



Frick, C., Zoufal, W., Zoufal-Hruza, C., and Farnleitner, A.H. (2016). The microbiological water quality of Vienna’s River Danube section and its associated water bodies. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, doi:10.1007/s00506-016-0349-9


González-Zamora, Á., Sánchez, N., Martínez-Fernández, J., and Wagner, W. (2016). Root-zone plant available water estimation using the SMOS-derived soil water index. Advances in Water Resources, 96, 339-353


Grames, J., Prskawetz, A., Grass, D., Viglione, A., and Blöschl, G. (2016). Modeling the interaction between flooding events and economic growth. Ecological Economics, Volume 129, September 2016, Pages 193-209, ISSN 0921-8009


Grillakis, M.G., Koutroulis, A.G., Komma, J., Tsanis, I., Wagner, W., and Blöschl, G. (2016). Initial soil moisture effects on flash flood generation – A comparison between basins of contrasting hydro-climatic conditions. Journal of Hydrology, 541(Part A), 206-217.


Haslinger, K., Bartsch, A. (2016). Creating long-term gridded fields of reference evapotranspiration in Alpine terrain based on a recalibrated Hargreaves method, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 1211-1223, doi:10.5194/hess-20-1211-2016


Hofstätter, M., Chimani, B., Lexer, A. and Blöschl, G. (2016). A new classification scheme of European cyclone tracks with relevance to precipitation. Water Resources Research, 52, doi:10.1002/2016WR019146


Horváth, Z., Perdigão, R. A. P., Waser, J., Cornel, D., Konev, A., Blöschl, G. (2016). Kepler shuffle for real-world flood simulations on GPUs, International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, doi: 10.1177/1094342016630800


Ionita, M., Tallaksen, L. M., Kingston, D. G., Stagge, J. H., Laaha, G., Van Lanen, H. A. J., Chelcea, S. M., Haslinger, K. (2016). The European 2015 drought from a climatological perspective, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions, doi:10.5194/hess-2016-218


Kazemi Amiri, A. and Bucher, C. (2016). Wind load Identification of a guyed mast inversely from full-scale response measurement. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 744 (2016) 012192, doi:10.1088/1742-6596/744/1/012192


Krueger, T., Maynard, C., Carr, G., Brunns, A., Mueller, E.N. and Lane, S. (2016). A transdisciplinary account of water research. WIREs Water. 3(3), 369–389.


Kuil, L., Carr, G., Viglione, A., Prskawetz, A., and Blöschl, G. (2016). Conceptualizing socio-hydrological drought processes: The case of the Maya collapse. Water Resource Research, 52(8), 6222-6242., doi: 10.1002/2015WR018298


Laaha, G., Haslinger, K., Koffler, D., Parajka, J., Schöner, W., Viglione, A., Zehetgruber, J., Blöschl, G. (2016). Ein Drei-Standbeine-Ansatz zur Ermittlung zukünftiger Niederwasserabflüsse in Österreich. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 68(1), 54-57, doi:10.1007/s00506-015-0284-1.


Laaha, G., Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Koffler, D., Haslinger, K., Schöner, W., Zehetgruber, J., and Blöschl, G. (2016). A three-pillar approach to assessing climate impacts on low flows. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20(9), 3967-3985, doi:10.5194/hess-20-3967-2016


Van Lanen, H., Laaha, G., Kingston, D. G., Gauster, T., Ionita, M., Vidal, J. P., Vlnas, R., Tallaksen, L. M., Stahl, K., Hannaford, J., Delus, C., Fendekova, M., Mediero, L., Prudhomme, C., Rets, E., Romanowicz, R. J., Gailliez, S., Wong, W. K., Adler, M. J., Blauhut, V., Caillouet, L., Chelcea, S., Frolova, N., Gudmundsson, L., Hanel, M., Haslinger, K., Kireeva, M., Osuch, M., Sauquet, E., Stagge, J. H., Van Loon, A. F. (2016). Hydrology needed to manage droughts: the 2015 European case. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.10838.


Levy, M. C., Garcia, M., Blair, P., Chen, X., Gomes, S. L., Gower, D. B., Grames, J., Kuil, L., Liu, Y., Marston, L., McCord, P. F., Roobavannan, M., Zeng, R. (2016). Wicked but worth it: student perspectives on socio-hydrology, Hydrological Processes, Volume 30, Issue 9, pp. 1467-1472, DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10838

McMillan, H., Montanari, A., Cudennec, C., Savenije, H., Kreibich, H., Krueger, T., Liu, J., Mejia, A., Van Loon, A., Aksoy, H., Di Baldassarre, G., Huang, Y., Mazvimavi, D., Rogger, M., Sivakumar, B.,  Bibikova, T., Castellarin, A., Chen, Y., Finger, D., Gelfan, A., Hannah, D.M., Hoekstra, A.Y., Li, H., Maskey, H., Mathevet, T., Mijic, A., Pedrozo Acuña, A., Polo, M.J., Rosales, V., Smith, P., Viglione, A., Srinivasan, V., Toth, E., van Nooyen, R., and Xia, J. (2016). Panta Rhei 2013-2015: Global perspectives on hydrology, society and change. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 61(7), 1174-1191, doi:10.1080/02626667.2016.1159308

Mayer, R. E., Egle, L., Bofill-Mas, S., Reischer, G. H., Schade, M., Fernandez-Cassi, X., Mach, R. L., Lindner, G., Fuchs, W., Kirschner, A., Gaisbauer, M., Piringer, H., Blaschke, A. P., Girones, R., Zessner, M., Sommer, R., Farnleitner, A. H. (2016). Occurrence of human-associated Bacteroidetes genetic source tracking marker in raw and treated wastewater of municipal and domestic origin and comparison to standard and alternative indicators of faecal pollution, Water Research, Volume 90, 265-276.


Parajka, J., Blaschke, A. P., Blöschl, G., Haslinger, K., Hepp, G., Laaha, G., Schöner, W., Trautvetter, H., Viglione, A., Zessner, M. (2016). Uncertainty contributions to low-flow projections in Austria, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, pp. 2085-2101, doi:10.5194/hess-20-2085-2016


Salinas, J.L., Kiss, A., Viglione, A., Viertl, R., and Blöschl, G. (2016). A fuzzy Bayesian approach to flood frequency estimation with imprecise historical information. Water Resources Research, 52(9), pp. 6730-6750, doi:10.1002/2016WR019177


Schlaffer, S., Chini, M., Dettmering, D., and Wagner, W. (2016). Mapping Wetlands in Zambia Using Seasonal Backscatter Signatures Derived from ENVISAT ASAR Time Series. Remote Sensing, 8(5), 402, 24 p.


Schumann, A.H., Blöschl, G., Castellarin, A., Dietrich, J., Grimaldi, S., Haberlandt, U., Montanari, A., Rosbjerg, D., Viglione, A., and Vorogushyn, S. (2016). The spatial dimension of water management - Redistribution of benefits and risks. Copernicus, Proceedings of IAHS - Volume 373, 2016


Sraj, M., Viglione, A., Parajka, J., and Blöschl, G. (2016). The influence of non-stationarity of extreme hydrological events on flood frequency estimation. Journal of Hydrology and Hydromechanics, doi:10.1515/johh-2016-0032.


Stadler, P., Blöschl, G., Vogl, W., Koschelnik, J., Epp, M., Lackner, M., Oismüller, M., Kumpan, M., Nemeth, L., Strauss, P., Sommer, R., Ryzinska-Paier, G., Farnleitner, A.H., Zessner, M., (2016). Real-time monitoring of beta-d-glucuronidase activity in sediment laden streams: A comparison of prototypes, Water Research 101, 252–261. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2016.05.072


Viglione, A., Merz, B., Dung, N.V., Parajka, J., Nester, T., and Blöschl, G. (2016). Attribution of regional flood changes based on scaling fingerprints. Water Resources Research, 52(7), 5322-5340, doi:10.1002/2016WR019036


Vreugdenhil, M., Hahn, S., Melzer, T., Bauer-Marschallinger, B., Reimer, C., Arnoud Dorigo, W. and Wagner, W. (2016). Assessing Vegetation Dynamics Over Mainland Australia With Metop ASCAT. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (Volume: PP, Issue: 99). doi: 10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2618838


Kasse, C., Van Balen, R.T., Bohncke, S.J.P., Wallinga, J. and Vreugdenhil, M. (2016). Climate and base-level controlled fluvial system change and incision during the last glacial–interglacial transition, Roer river, the Netherlands – western Germany. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences.


Vreugdenhil, M., Dorigo, W. A., Wagner, W., Jeu, R. A. M. de, Hahn, S., & Marle, M. J. E. van. (2016). Analyzing the Vegetation Parameterization in the TU-Wien ASCAT Soil Moisture Retrieval. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(6), 3513–3531.


Zessner, M., Zoboli, O., Hepp, G., Kuderna, M., Weinberger, C., and Gabriel, O. (2016). Shedding Light on Increasing Trends of Phosphorus Concentration in Upper Austrian Rivers. Water, 8(9), 404; doi: 10.3390/w8090404


Zoboli, O., Zessner, M, & Rechberger, H. (2016). Supporting phosphorus management in Austria: Potential, priorities and limitations. Science of the Total Environment, 565, 313-323. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.04.171.



Blöschl, G., Gaál, L., Hall, J., Kiss, A., Komma, J., Nester, T., Parajka, J., Perdigão, R., Plavcová, L., Rogger, M., Salinas, J. and A. Viglione (2015). Increasing river floods: fiction or reality?. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Water, 2(4), 329-344.


Carr, G. (2015). Stakeholder and public participation in river basin management - an introduction. WIREs Water, 2(4), 393-405.


Di Baldassarre, G., Viglione, A., Carr, G., Kuil, L., Yan, K, Brandimarte, L. and Blöschl, G. (2015). Changes in flood risk: Modelling feedbacks between physical and social processes. Water Resources Research, 51(6), 4770–4781.

Egle, L., Rechberger, H. and Zessner, M. (2015). Overview and description of technologies for recovering phosphorus from municipal wastewater. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Vol. 105, Part B, 325-346. doi:10.1016/j.resconrec.2015.09.016


Farnleitner, A.H. & Sommer R. Wasserqualität und Gesundheit: zukünftige Herausforderungen. ÖWAV Publikation: Zukunft Denken – Wasserwirtschaft 2035

Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, A. (2015). Population Dynamics: Mathematic Models of Population, Development, and Natural Resources. In: James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol. 18. Oxford: Elsevier, 566-571.

Grames, J., Prskawetz, A., Grass, D., Viglione, A. and Blöschl, G. (2015). Modelling the interaction between flooding events and economic growth, Working Paper TU Wien

Grames, J., Prskawetz, A., Grass, D., Blöschl, G. (2015). Modelling the interaction between flooding events and economic growth, Proc IAHS 2015, Volume 369, 3-6, 2015


Haslinger, K., Schöner, W., Anders, I. (2015). Future drought probabilities in the Greater Alpine Region based on COSMO-CLM experiments - spatial patterns and driving forces. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 25(2), 137-148, doi:10.1127/metz/2015/0604


Kazemi Amiri, A. and Bucher, C. (2015). Derivation of a new parametric impulse response matrix utilized for nodal wind load identification by response measurement. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 344, 101-113.


Kirschner A, Jakwerth S, Kolarevic S, Sommer R, Blaschke AP, Kavka G, Reischer GH & Farnleitner AH (2015). Bacterial Faecal Indicators. In: Liska I, Wagner F, Sengl M, Deutsch K, Slobodnik J (ed.) Joint Danube Survey 3 - A comprehensive Analysis of Danube Water Quality, Final scientific report. ICPDR, Vienna, Austria; ISBN 978-3-200-03795-3, pp.156-161.


Laaha, G., Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Koffler, D., Haslinger, K., Schöner, W., Zehetgruber, J., Blöschl, G. (2015). A three-pillar approach to assessing climate impacts on low flows, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions, 12, 13069-13122, doi:10.5194/hessd-12-13069-2015

Mayer, R. E., Vierheilig, J., Egle, L., Reischer, G. H., Saracevic, E., Mach, R.L., Kirschner, A. K. T., Zessner, M., Sommer, R., Farnleitner, A. H. (2015). Automated Sampling Procedures Supported by High Persistence of Bacterial Fecal Indicators and Bacteroidetes Genetic Microbial Source Tracking Markers in Municipal Wastewater during Short-Term Storage at 5°C, Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 81(15), 5134-5143.

Reischer GH, Kirschner A, Schnitzer G, Savio D, Mach RL, Bahlmann A, Schulze T, Brack W & Farnleitner AH (2015). Microbial Faecal Source Tracking. In: Liska I, Wagner F, Sengl M, Deutsch K, Slobodnik J (ed.) Joint Danube Survey 3 - A comprehensive Analysis of Danube Water Quality, Final scientific report. ICPDR, Vienna, Austria; ISBN 978-3-200-03795-3, pp.162-168.

Savio D., Sinclair L., Ijaz U.Z., Parajka J., Reischer G.H., Stadler P., Blaschke A.P., Blöschl G., Mach R.L., Kirschner A.K.T., Farnleitner A.H., Eiler A. (2015). Bacterial diversity along a 2600 km river continuum. Environmental Microbiology, 17(12), 4994-5007.
doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.12886

Schijven, J., Derx, J., De Roda Husman, A. M., Blaschke, A.P., Farnleitner A. H. (2015). QMRAcatch - Microbial quality simulation of water resources including infection risk assessment, Journal of Environmental Quality, 44(5), 1491-1502.


Stevenson, M. E., Sommer, R., Lindner, G., Farnleitner, A. H., Toze, S., Kirschner, A. K. T., Blaschke, A. P., Sidhu, J. P. S. (2015). Attachment and Detachment Behavior of Human Adenovirus and Surrogates in Fine Granular Limestone Aquifer Material, Journal of Environmental Quality, 44(5): 1392-1401.


Stevenson, M. E., Blaschke,  A. P. , Toze, S., Sidhu, J. P., Ahmed, W., van Driezum,  I. H., Sommer, R., Kirschner, A. K. T. , Cervero-Aragó, S., Farnleitner, A. H., Pang, L. (2015). Biotin- and Glycoprotein-Coated Microspheres as Surrogates for Studying Filtration Removal of Cryptosporidium parvum in Granular Limestone Aquifer Media, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81: 4277-83. doi:10.1128/AEM.00885-15.

Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Weigl, M., Rechberger, H., Schilling, K., and Kroiss, H. (2015). Possible implications of dietary changes on nutrient fluxes, environment and land use in Austria. Agricultural Systems 136, 14-29.

Vierheilig, J., Savio, D., Ley, R. E., Mach, R. L., Farnleitner, A. H., Reischer, G. H. (2015). Potential applications of next generation DNA sequencing of 16S rRNA gene amplicons in microbial water quality monitoring, Water Science and Technology, 72(11): 1962-1972


Walker, W.E., Loucks, D.P., and Carr, G. (2015). Social Responses to Water Management Decisions. Environmental Processes, 2, 485–509.

Yeshaneh, E., Salinas, J.L. and Blöschl, G. (2015). Decadal trends of soil loss and runoff in the Koga catchment, Northwestern Ethiopia. Land Degradation and Development, In press.


Zoboli, O., Laner, D., Zessner, M. and Rechberger, H. (2015). Added Values of Time Series in Material Flow Analysis: The Austrian Phosphorus Budget from 1990 to 2011. Journal of Industrial Ecology. doi: 10.1111/jiec.12381


Zoboli, O., Viglione, A., Rechberger, H., and Zessner, M. (2015). Impact of reduced anthropogenic emissions and century flood on the phosphorus stock, concentrations and loads in the Upper Danube. Science of the Total Environment 518-519, 117-129.



Billmaier, M., Bucher, C. and Adam, C. (2014). Selective sensitive finite element model updating: an improved approach. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 21(8), 1170-1192.

Billmaier, M., Bucher, C. and Tributsch, H. A. (2014). Local Finite Element Model updating with forces vibration measures. Structure and Infrastructure Engineering: Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance, 10(12), 1573-1594.

Derx, J., Farnleitner, A.H., Blöschl, G., Vierheilig, J. and Blaschke, A.P. (2014). Effects of riverbank restoration on the removal of dissolved organic carbon by soil passage during floods - a scenario analysis. Journal of Hydrology 512, 195-205.


Doubková, M., Dostálová (née Hegyiová), A., van Dijk,  A.I.J.M., Blöschl, G., Wagner, W. and Fernández-Prieto, D. (2014). How do Spatial Scale, Noise, and Reference Data affect Empirical Estimates of Error in ASAR-Derived 1 km Resolution Soil Moisture? Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing, 7(9), 3880-3891.

Dorn, H., Vetter, M. and Höfle, B. (2014). GIS-Based Roughness Derivation for Flood Simulations: A Comparison of Orthophotos, LiDAR and Crowdsourced Geodata. Remote Sensing. Vol. 6(2), pp. 1739-1759. DOI:10.3390/rs6021739.


Eder, A., Exner-Kittridge, M., Strauss, P. and Blöschl, G. (2014). Re-suspension of bed sediment in a small stream – results from two flushing experiments. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 1043–1052. doi:10.5194/hess-18-1043-2014


Egle, L., Rechberger, H. and Zessner, M. (2014). Vergleich von Verfahren zur Rückgewinnung von Phosphor aus Abwasser und Klärschlamm. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft 2014; 66(1-2): pp.30-39. Springer Verlag Wien. doi 10.1007/s00506-013-0127-x.

Egle, L., Zoboli, O., Thaler, S., Rechberger, H. and Zessner, M. (2014). The Austrian P budget as a basis for resource optimization. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Volume 83, February 2014, Pages 152–162.


Exner-Kittridge, M., Salinas, J. L., and Zessner, M. (2014). An evaluation of analytical streambank flux methods and connections to end-member mixing models: a comparison of a new method and traditional methods. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18, 2715-2734.


Farnleitner, A.H., Reischer, G.H., Savio, D.F., Frick, C., Schuster, N. Schilling, K., Mach, R.L., Derx, J., Kirschner, A., Blaschke, A.P. & Sommer, R. (2014). Diagnostik mikrobiologischer Fäkalkontaminationen in Wasser und Gewässern: Status Quo und gegenwärtige Entwicklungen. Wiener Mitteilungen 230: 157-184; ISBN:978-3-85234-124-8.

Gaál, L., J. Szolgay, S. Kohnova, K. Hlavcova, J. Parajka, A. Viglione, R. Merz and G. Blöschl (2014). Dependence between flood peaks and volumes - A case study on climate and hydrological controls. Hydrological Sciences Journal, DOI: 10.1080/02626667.2014.951361

Hall, J., Arheimer, B., Borga, M., Brázdil, R., Claps, P., Kiss, A., Kjeldsen, T.R., Kriauciuniene, J., Kundzewicz, Z.W., Lang, M., Llasat, M.C., Macdonald, N., McIntyre, N., Mediero, L., Merz, B., Merz, R., Molnar, P., Montanari, A., Neuhold, C., Parajka, J., Perdigão, R.A.P., Plavcová, L., Rogger, M., Salinas, J.L., Sauquet, E., Schär, C., Szolgay, J., Viglione, A., and Blöschl G. (2014). Understanding Flood Regime Changes in Europe: A state of the art assessment.  Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18, 2735-2772, doi:10.5194/hess-18-2735-2014

Haslinger K., Koffler D., Schöner W. and Laaha G. (2014). Exploring the link between meteorological drought and streamflow – effects of climate-catchment interaction. Water Resources Research, 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR015051


Horváth Z., Waser J., Perdigão R.A.P., Konev A., Blöschl G. (2014). A Two-Dimensional Numerical Scheme of Dry/Wet Fronts for the Saint-Venant System of Shallow Water Equations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 77 (3), 159-182.


Pfurtscheller, C. and Vetter, M. (2014). Assessing entrepreneurial and regional-economic flood impacts on a globalized production facility. Journal of Flood Risk Management, doi: 10.1111/jfr3.12102.


Podrouzek, J., Bucher, Ch. and Deodatis, G. (2014). Identification of critical samples of stochastic processes towards feasible structural reliability applications. Structural Safety, 47, 39-47.


Ryzinska-Paier, G., T. Lendenfeld, K. Correa, P. Stadler, A.P. Blaschke, R. L. Mach, H. Stadler, AKT Kirschner und A.H. Farnleitner (2014). A sensitive and robust method for automated on-line monitoring of enzymatic activities in water and water resources. Water Sci. Technol. 69:1349-1358.

Salinas, J. L., Castellarin, A., Kohnová, S. and Kjeldsen, T. R. (2014). Regional parent flood frequency distributions in Europe - Part 1: Is the GEV model suitable as a pan European parent. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18, 4381–4389.


Salinas, J. L., Laaha, G., Rogger, M., Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Sivapalan, M. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Comparative assessment of predictions in ungauged basins – Part 2: Flood and low flow studies. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 2637-2652.

Schäfer, A., and Prskawetz, A. (2014). Pollution, Public Health Care, and Life Expectancy when Inequality Matters. In: Elke Moser, Willi Semmler, Gernot Tragler and Vladimir M. Veliov (eds.) Dynamic Optimization in Environmental Economics, Dynamic Modeling and Econometrics in Economics and Finance 15, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 127-154.

Schilling, K., Bletterie, U. and Zessner, M. (2014). Assessment of instream foam formation and quantification of foam in effluents. Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-7. doi:10.1007/s11356-014-2609-1.


Skøien, J.O., G. Blöschl, G. Laaha, E. Pebesma, J. Parajka and A. Viglione (2014). rtop: an R package for interpolation of data with a variable spatial support, with an example from river networks, Computers & Geosciences, 67, 180-190, doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2014.02.009.


Sobantka, A.P., Pons, M.-N., Zessner, M. and Rechberger, H. (2014). Implementation of Extended Statistical Entropy Analysis to the Effluent Quality Index of the Benchmarking Simulation Model No. 2. Water 2014, 6, 86-103. doi:10.3390/w6010086


Stevenson, M.E., Blaschke, A.P., Schauer, S., Zessner, M., Sommer, R., Farnleitner, A.H. and Kirschner, A.K.T. (2014). Enumerating Microorganism Surrogates for Groundwater Transport Studies Using Solid-Phase Cytometry. Water Air Soil Pollution 225, 1827.


Szolgayová, E., Arlt, J., Blöschl, G. and Szolgay, J. (2014). Wavelet based deseasonalization for modelling and forecasting of daily discharge series considering long range dependence. J. Hydrol. Hydromech, 62 (1), 24 - 32. doi: 10.2478/johh-2014-0011.


Szolgayova, E., Laaha, G., Blöschl, G. and Bucher, C. (2014). Factors influencing long range dependence in streamflow of European rivers. Hydrol. Process., 28, 1573–1586. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9694.


Szolgayová, E., Parajka, J., Blöschl, G. and Bucher, C. (2014). Long term variability of the Danube River flow and its relation to precipitation and temperature. Journal of Hydrology, 519, 871-880.

Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Mayr, M.M., Haider, T., Kroiss, H. and Rechberger, H. (2014). Impacts of human nutrition on land use, nutrient balances and water consumption in Austria. Sustainability of Water Quality and Ecology, 1-2, 24-39.


Vetter, M., Mandlburger, G. (2014). Modification of high resolution airborne laser scanning DTMs for drainage network delineation. PFG Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation 2014(1), 43-56. doi: 10.1127/1432-8364/2014/0208.


Viglione, A., G. Di Baldassarre, L. Brandimarte, L. Kuil, G. Carr, J.L. Salinas, A. Scolobig and G. Blöschl, (2014). Insights from socio-hydrology modelling on dealing with flood risk - roles of collective memory, risk-taking attitude and trust, Journal of Hydrology, 518(A), 71-82, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.01.018.


Yeshaneh, E., Eder, A., and Blöschl, G. (2014). Temporal variation of suspended sediment transport in the Koga catchment, North Western Ethiopia and environmental implications. Hydrological Processes 28(24), 5972-5984.



Di Baldassarre, G., Viglione, A., Carr, G., Kuil, L., Salinas, J. L. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Socio-hydrology: conceptualising human-flood interactions. Hydrology and Earth System Science, 17, 3295-3303, doi:10.5194/hess-17-3295-2013.


Billmaier, M. and Bucher, C. (2013). System identification based on selective sensitivity analysis: a case-study. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 332(11), 2627-2642.

Carr, G and Potter, R.B. (2013). Towards effective water reuse: drivers, challenges and strategies shaping the organisational management of reclaimed water in Jordan.  The Geographical Journal, 179 (1), 61-73. 


Carr, G., Loucks, D.P. and Bloeschl, G. (2013). An Analysis of Public Participation in the Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence River Study.  Chapter 4 in Gover, V.I. and Kratzenberg, G. (eds), Water Co-mangement. CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, USA.


Derx, J., Farnleitner, A. H., Zessner, M., Pang, L., Schijven, J. and Blaschke, A. P. (2013). Evaluating the effect of temperature induced water viscosity and density fluctuations on virus and DOC removal during river bank filtration – a scenario analysis. River Systems, 20(3-4), 169 – 184. doi: 10.1127/1868-5749/2012/0059.

Derx, J., Blaschke, A. P., Farnleitner, A. H., Pang, L., Blöschl, G. and Schijven, J. F. (2013). Effects of fluctuations in river water level on virus removal by bank filtration and aquifer passage - A scenario analysis. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 147, 34-44.


Egle, L., Rechberger, H. and Zessner, M. (2013). Möglichkeiten der Phosphornutzung aus Abwasser und Klärschlamm. ÖWAV-Seminar Flussgebietsmanagement und Nährstoffe, Vienna, Austria. 06.03.2013 - 07.03.2013. In: Kreuzinger, N. and Zessner, M. (eds.) Wiener Mitteilungen, 228, 133 - 156.


Exner-Kittridge, M., Salinas, J. L., and Zessner, M. (2013). An evaluation of analytical streambank flux methods and connections to end-member mixing models: a comparison of a new method and traditional methods. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 10, 10419-10459, doi:10.5194/hessd-10-10419-2013.

Exner-Kittridge, M., Niederreiter, R., Eder, A. and Zessner, M. (2013). A simple and flexible field tested device for housing water monitoring sensors at point discharges.  Water Science and Technology, 67(5), 1026-1033.


Haslinger, K., Anders, I. and Hofstätter, M. (2013). Regional climate modelling over complex terrain: an evaluation study of COSMO-CLM hindcast model runs for the Greater Alpine Region. Climate Dynamics, 40, 511–529.


Chimani, B., Matulla, C., Böhm, R. and Hofstätter, M. (2013). A new high resolution absolute temperature grid for the Greater Alpine Region back to 1780. International Journal of Climatology, Vol. 33, Issue 9, 2129–2141. doi: 10.1002/joc.3574


Kirschner, A. K. T., Kavka, G. G., Reischer, G. H., Sommer, R., Blaschke, A. P., Vierheilig, J., Stevenson, M., Mach, R. L. and Farnleitner, A. H. (2013). Microbial Quality of the River Danube: Satus Quo and Future Perspectives. In: Liska, I. and Slobodnik, J. (eds.) Hand book of Environmental chemistry, special volume "The Danube River Basin". Spring Verlag, Berlin, Germany.


Layton, B., Cao Y., Ebentier, D., Hanley, K.,  Van De Werfhorst, L.C., Wang, D., Madi, T., Whitman, R., Byappanahalli, M., Ballesté, E., Meijer, W.G., Schriewer, A., Wuertz, S., Converse, R., Noble, R., Srinivasan, S., Rose, J.B., Lee, C.S., Lee, J., Shields, J., Stewart, J., Reischer, G.H., Farnleitner, A.H., Sinigalliano, C., Brandão, J., Rodrigues, R., Lozach, S., Gourmelon, M., Peed, L., Shanks, O., Jay, J., Holden, P.A., Boehm, A.B. and Griffith, J.F. (2013). Performance of Human Fecal Anaerobe-Associated PCR-Based Assays in a Multi-Laboratory Method Evaluation Study. Water Research 47(18):6897-6908.


Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Rogger, M., Salinas, J. L., Sivapalan, M. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Comparative assessment of predictions in ungauged basins – Part 1: Runoff hydrograph studies. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 1783-1795.


Podrouzek, J., Strauss, A., Bergmeister, K. (2013). Robustness based performance assessment of a pre-stressed concrete bridge. Structural Concrete, WILEY-VCH Verlag. doi: 10.1002/suco.201300002


Raith, M.R., Catherine A. Kelty, John F. Griffith, Alexander Schriewer, Stefan Wuertz, Sophie Mieszkin, Michele Gourmelon, Georg H. Reischer, Andreas H. Farnleitner, Jared Ervin, Patricia Holden, Jennifer A. Jay, Alexandria B. Boehm, Joan B. Rose, W.G. Meijer, Mano Sivaganesan, and Orin C. Shanks (2013). Comparison of PCR and quantitative real-time PCR methods for the characterization of ruminant and cattle fecal pollution sources. Water Research. 47(18), 6921-6928.

Reischer, G. H., Ebdon, J. E., Bauer, J. M., Schuster, N., Ahmed, W., Åström, J., Blanch, A. R., Blöschl, G., Byamukama, D., Coakley, T., Ferguson, C., Goshu, G., Ko, G., de Roda Husman, A. M., Mushi, D., Poma, R., Pradhan, B., Rajal, V., Schade, M. A., Sommer, R., Taylor, H., Toth, E. M., Vrajmasu, V., Wuertz, S., Mach, R. L. and Farnleitner, A. H. (2013). Performance assessment of qPCR assays targeting human- and ruminant-associated Bacteroidetes for microbial source tracking across sixteen countries on six continents. Environmental Science and Technology. doi: 10.1021/es304367t.


Rogger, M., Viglione, A., Derx, J. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Quantifying effects of catchments storage thresholds on step changes in the flood frequency curve. Water Resources Research, 49, 6946 - 6958.


Salinas, J. L., Castellarin, A., Kohnová, S. and Kjeldsen, T. R. (2013). On the quest for a pan-European flood frequency distribution: effect of scale and climate. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions, 10, 6321-6358. doi:10.5194/hessd-10-6321-2013

Salinas, J. L., Laaha, G., Rogger, M., Parajka, J., Viglione, A., Sivapalan, M. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Comparative assessment of predictions in ungauged basins – Part 2: Flood and low flow studies. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 2637 - 2652.

Sobantka, A., Thaler, S., Zessner, M. and Rechberger, H. (2013). Extended statistical entropy analysis for the evaluation of nitrogen budgets in Austria. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. doi:10.1007/s13762-013-0401-2

Sobantka, A. and Rechberger, H. (2013). Extended statistical entropy analysis (eSEA) for improving the evaluation of Austrian wastewater treatment plants. Water Science and Technology, 67 (5), 1051-1057.

Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Mayr, M.M., Haider, T., Kroiss, H. and Rechberger, H. (2013). Impacts of human nutrition on land use, nutrient balances and water consumption in Austria. Sustainability of Water Quality and Ecology. 1-2, 24-39.

Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Schilling, K. and Kroiss, H. (2013). How human diet impacts on waters and resources. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 13 (6), 1419-1424.

Vierheilig, J., Frick, C., Mayer, R.E., Kirschner, A.K.T., Reischer, G.H., Derx, J., Mach, R.L., Sommer, R. and Farnleitner A.H. (2013). Clostridium perfringens Is Not Suitable for the Indication of Fecal Pollution from Ruminant Wildlife but Is Associated with Excreta from Nonherbivorous Animals and Human Sewage. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79(16): 5089-5092. doi:10.1128/AEM.01396-13.


Viglione, A., Merz, R., Salinas, J. L. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Flood frequency hydrology: 3. A Bayesian analysis. Water Resources Research, 49, 1-18. doi:10.1029/2011WR010782.


Viglione, A., Parajka, J., Rogger, M., Salinas, J. L., Laaha, G., Sivapalan, M. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Comparative assessment of predictions in ungauged basins-Part 3: Runoff signatures in Austria. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 2263-2279.

Vreugdenhil, M., de Jeub, R. A. M. and Walker, J. P. (2013). Identification of clay pans from AMSR-E passive microwave observations.  International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(14), 5201–5212. 


Wagner, W., Hahn, S., Kidd, R., Melzer, T., Bartalis, Z., Hasenauer, S., Figa-Saldaña, J., de Rosnay, P., Jann, A., Schneider, S., Komma, J., Kubu, G., Brugger, K., Aubrecht, C., Züger, J., Gangkofner, U., Kienberger, S., Brocca, L., Wang, Y., Blöschl, G., Eitzinger, J. and Steinnocher, K. (2013). The ASCAT Soil Moisture Product: A Review of its Specifications, Validation Results, and Emerging Applications. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 22(1), 5–33. doi: 10.1127/0941-2948/2013/0399.


Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2013). Asynchronous collision integrators: Explicit treatment of unilateral contact with friction and nodal restraints. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 95(7), 562–586.


Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2013). On continuous assumed gradient elements of second order. International Journal for Computational Methods, 10(1), 149-173.


Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2013). Asynchronous variational integration using continuous assumed gradient elements. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 255, 158-166. 


Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2013). Distance fields on unstructured grids: Stable interpolation, assumed gradients, collision detection and gap function. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 259, 77-92.


Yeshaneh, E., Wagner, W., Exner-Kittridge, M., Legesse, D. and Blöschl, G. (2013). Identifying Land Use/Cover Dynamics in the Koga Catchment, Ethiopia, from Multi-Scale Data, and Implications for Environmental Change.  ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 2(2), 302-323. 


Ziegler, F. and Kazemi Amiri, A. (2013). Bridge vibrations effectively damped by means of tuned liquid column gas dampers. Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing), 14(1), 1-16.



Bamer, F. and Bucher, C. (2012). Application of the proper orthogonal decomposition for linear and nonlinear structures under transient excitations.  Acta Mech, 223, 2549–2563.


Baratti, E., Montanari, A., Castellarin, A., Salinas, J., Viglione, A. and Bezzi, A. (2012). Estimating the flood frequency distribution at seasonal and annual time scale. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 9, 7947 - 7967.


Bletterie, U., Schilling, K., Delgado, L. and Zessner, M. (2012). Ozonation as a Post-Treatment Step for Tannery Wastewater to Reduce Foam Formation in a River. Ozone: Science and Engineering, 34(5), 397-404.

Blöschl, G., Carr, G., Bucher, C., Farnleitner, A. H., Rechberger, H., Wagner, W. and Zessner, M. (2012). Promoting interdisciplinary education – the Vienna Doctoral Programme on Water Resource Systems.  Hydrology and Earth Systems Science, 16, 457-472.


Bucher, C. and Wolff, S. (2012). SlangTNG - Scriptable software for stochastic structural analysis made easy. Meccanica dei Materiali e delle Strutture, 3(4), 10-17. ISSN: 2035-679X.

Carr, G., Blöschl, G. and Loucks, D. P. (2012). Evaluating participation in water resource management: A review.  Water Resources Research, 48, W11401, doi:10.1029/2011WR011662.


Carr, G., Bucher, C. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Developing Water Resources Research and Capacity in Europe - The Vienna Doctoral Programme.  Public Service Review: European Science and Technology, 15, 16-17.


Chimani, B., Matulla, C., Böhm, R. and Hofstätter, M. (2012). A new high resolution absolute temperature grid for the Greater Alpine Region back to 1780. International Journal of Climatology. doi: 10.1002/joc.3574.

Doubková, M., van Dijk, A. I. J. M., Sabel, D., Wagner, W. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Evaluation of the predicted error of the soil moisture retrieval from C-band SAR by comparison against modelled soil moisture estimates over Australia. Remote Sensing of Environment, 120, 188–196

Doubková, M., Bartsch, A. and Wagner, W. (2012). SHARE: Soil Moisture for Hydrometeorological Applications. Earthzine, 2 Feb. 2012. Web.


Gabriel, O., Ruzicka (Schilling), K. and Kreuzinger, N. (2012). Upgrading Vienna's wastewater treatment plant - linking point source emissions to Environmental Quality Standards. Water Science and Technology, 65(7), 1290 - 1297.


Hiebl, J. and Hofstätter, M. (2012). No increase in multi-day temperature variability in Austria following climate warming. Climatic Change, 113, 733-750.


Hofstätter, M. and Chimani, B. (2012). Van Bebber’s cyclone tracks at 700 hPa in the Eastern Alps for 1961–2002 and their comparison to Circulation Type Classifications. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 21(5), 459-473.


Hornacek, M., Wagner, W., Sabel, D., Truong, H. L., Snoeij, P., Hahmann, T., Diedrich, E. and Doubková, M. (2012). Potential for high resolution systematic global surface soil moisture retrieval via change detection using Sentinel-1. IEEE Journal Of Selected Topics In Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 5(4), 1303 - 1311.

Kovács, Á., Fulop, B. and Honti, M. (2012). Detection of hot spots of soil erosion and reservoir siltation in ungauged Mediterranean catchments. Energy Procedia, 18, 934 – 943.

Kovács, Á., Honti, M., Zessner, M., Eder, A., Clement, A. and Blöschl, G.  (2012). Identification of phosphorus emission hotspots in agricultural catchments. Science of the Total Environment, 433, 74–88. 

Matulla, C., Hofstätter, M., Auer, I., Böhm, R., Maugeri, M., von Storch, H. and Krueger, O. (2012). Storminess in northern Italy and the Adriatic Sea reaching back to 1760. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 40–41, 80–85.


Podrouzek, J. (2012). Importance sampling strategy for oscillatory stochastic processes.  Journal of Mechanics, Engineering and Automation, 2(11), 663-670.

Rogger, M., Kohl, B., Pirkl, H., Viglione, A., Komma, J., Kirnbauer, R., Merz, R. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Runoff models and flood frequency statistics for design flood estimation in Austria – Do they tell a consistent story?  Journal of Hydrology, 456-457, 30-43.

Rogger, M., Pirkl, H., Viglione, A., Komma, J., Kohl, B., Kirnbauer, R., Merz, R. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Step changes in the flood frequency curve: Process controls. Water Resources Research, 48, W05544, doi:10.1029/2011WR011187.


Sabel, D., Bartalis, Z., Wagner, W., Doubkova, M. and Klein, J. P. (2012). Development of a Global Backscatter Model in support to the Sentinel-1 mission design. Remote Sensing of Environment, 120, 102-112.

Schilling, K., Bletterie, U., Kroiss, H. and Zessner, M. (2012). Adapting the Austrian Edict on wastewater emissions for tanneries as consequence of foam formation on surface waters.  Environmental Science and Policy, 23, 68-73.

Sivapalan, M., Savenije, H.H.G. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Socio-hydrology: A new science of people and water.  Hydrological Processes, 26 (8), 1270-1276

Sobantka, A., Zessner, M. and Rechberger, H. (2012). The extension of statistical entropy analysis to chemical compounds. Entropy, 14, 2413-2426. 


Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Bertran De Lis, F., Kreuzinger, N. and Fehringer, R. (2012). Considerations on methodological challenges for water footprint calculations. Water Science & Technology, 65 (7), 1258 – 1264.

Vierheilig, J., Farnleitner, A.H., Kollanur, D., Blöschl, G. and Reischer, G.H. (2012). High abundance of genetic Bacteroidetes markers for total fecal pollution in pristine alpine soils suggests lack in specificity for feces.  Journal of Microbiological Methods, 88 (3) 433-435.


Viglione, A., Castellarin, A., Rogger, M., Merz, R. and Blöschl, G. (2012). Extreme rainstorms: comparing regional envelope curves to stochastically generated events. Water Resources Research, 48, W01509. doi:10.1029/2011WR010515.


Wagner, W., Sabel, D., Doubkova, M., Hornacek, M., Schlaffer, S. and Bartsch, A. (2012). Prospects of Sentinel-1 for land applications. IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS), München, Germany. 22.07.2012 – 27.07.2012. In: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 50(7), 1741 - 1744.

Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2012). Some aspects when applying continuous assumed gradient methods to explicit dynamics. Journal of Engineering Mechanics (ASCE), 138, 910 - 913. 


Blaschke, A. P., Merz, R., Parajka, J., Salinas J.L. and Blöschl, G. (2011). Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf das Wasserdargebot von Grund - und Oberflächenwasser. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63(1-2), 31-41. 


Blöschl, G., Viglione, A., Merz, R., Parajka, J., Salinas J. L. and Schöner, W. (2011). Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf Hochwasser und Niederwasser. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63(1-2), 21-30. doi: 10.1007/s00506-010-0269-z.


Blöschl, G., Schöner, W., Kroiss, H., Blaschke, A., Böhm, R., Haslinger, K., Kreuzinger, N., Merz, R., Parajka, J., Salinas, J. and Viglione. A. (2011). Wasserwirtschaft und Klimawandel. Energieressourcen und Klimawandel, Verein für Ökologie und Umweltforschung, 7 - 18.


Blöschl, G., Schöner, W., Kroiß, H., Blaschke, A. P., Böhm, R., Haslinger, K., Kreuzinger, N., Merz, R., Parajka, J., Salinas J. L. and Viglione, A. (2011). Anpassungsstrategien an den Klimawandel für Österreichs Wasserwirtschaft - Ziele und Schlussfolgerungen der Studie für Bund und Länder. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63(1-2), 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s00506-010-0274-2.


Farnleitner A.H., Reischer, G. H., Stadler, H. Kollanur, D., Sommer, R.,Blöschl, G., Barrella, K. M., Truesdale, J. A., Casarez, E. A. and Di Giovanni,  G. D. (2011). Agricultural and Rural Watersheds. Chapter 18 in: Hagedorn, C., Haarwood, J., Blanch A. (eds.). Microbial Source Tracking: Methods, Applications and Case Studies. Springer, US. 


Fritzmann, P., Höfle, B., Sailer, R., Stötter, J. and Vetter, M. (2011). Surface classification based on multi-temporal airborne LiDAR intensity data in high mountain environments – A case study from Hintereisferner, Austria. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 55(2), 105–126.


Kogelnig, B., Rogger, M., Wöhrer-Alge, M., Mehlhorn, S., Pichler, A., Rudolf-Miklau, F., and Schmid, F. (2011). Anpassungsstrategien an den Klimawandel (Adaption strategies to climate change). Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63, (11-12), a26 - a29.


Kroiss, H., Rechberger, H. and Egle, L. (2011). Phosphorus in Water Quality and Waste Management. In: S. Kumar (ed.) Integrated Waste Management - Volume II. InTech, pp. 181 - 214.


Mandlburger, G., Vetter, M., Milenkovic, M. and Pfeifer, N. (2011). Derivation of a countrywide river network based on Airborne Laser Scanning DEMs - results of a pilot study, in: Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand, 19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, 2423-2429.


Merz, R., Parajka, J. and Blöschl, G. (2011). Time stability of catchment model parameters: Implications for climate impact analyses. Water Resources Research, 47, W02531, doi:10.1029/2010WR009505. 


Parajka, J., Blaschke, A. P., Merz, R., Salinas, J. L. and Blöschl, G. (2011). Klimawandel in Österreich – Auswirkungen auf Öberflächen- und Grundwasser. In: Blöschl, G. and Merz, R. (eds.) Hydrologie and Wasserwirtschaft - von der Theorie zur Praxis, Hydrologische Wissenschaften - Fachgemeinschaft in der DWA, 30.11, 121-128.


Peel, M. C. and Blöschl, G. (2011). Hydrologic modelling in a changing world. Progress in Physical Geography, 35(2), 249–261.


Rogger, M., Kohl, B., Pirkl, H., Hofer, M., Kirnbauer, R., Merz, R., Komma, J., Viglione, A. and Blöschl, G. (2011). HOWATI - HochWasser Tirol - Ein Beitrag zur Harmonisierung von Bemessungshochwässern in Österreich (A contribution to the harmonization of design floods in Austria). Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63(7-8), 153-161.

Reischer, G.H., Kollanur, D., Vierheilig, J., Wehrspaun, C., Mach, R.L., Sommer, R., Stadler, H., Farnleitner, A.H. (2011). Hypothesis-Driven Approach for the Identification of Fecal Pollution Sources in Water Resources. Environmental Science & Technology, 45(9), 4038–4045.


Rutzinger, M., Höfle, B., Vetter, M. and Pfeifer, N. (2011). Chapter 18 - Digital terrain models from airborne laser scanning for the automatic extraction of natural and anthropogenic linear structures. Developments in Earth Surface Processes, 15, 475–488. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53446-0.00018-5.

Ryzinska-Paier, G., Sommer, R.., Haider, J.M., Knetsch,  S.,  Frick, C. , Kirschner, A.K.T. and Farnleitner, A.H. (2011).  Acid phosphatase test proves superior to standard phenotypic identification procedure for Clostridium perfringens strains isolated from water.  Journal of Microbial Methods, 87(2):189-94.

Ruzicka (Schilling), K., Zessner, M., Blaschke, A. P., Fenz, R., Clara, M. and Kroiss, H. (2011). Evaluating the success of sewer reconstruction by using carbamazepine as anthropogenic marker in groundwater. Water Science and Technology, 63(4), 727 - 732.


Schilling, C., Zessner, M., Kovacs, A., Hochedlinger, G., Windhofer, G., Gabriel, O., Thaler, S., Parajka, J. and Natho, S. (2011). Stickstoff-und Phosphorbelastungen der Fliessgewässer Österreichs und Möglichkeiten zu deren Reduktion. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 63(5-6), 105-116.

Schilling, K. and Zessner, M. (2011). Foam in the aquatic environment. Water Research, 45, 4355-4366. 

Stalder, G.L., Sommer, R., Walzer, C., Mach, R.L., Beiglböck, C., Blaschke, A.P., Farnleitner, A.H. (2011).  Gefährdungs- und risikobasierende Konzepte zur Bewertung der mikrobiologishen Wasserqualität – Tiel 1.  Vet. Med. Austria, 98, 9-24.

Thaler, S., Zessner, M., Mayr, M. M., Haider, T., Kroiss, H., Wagner, K. H. and Ruzicka, K. (2011). Der Einfluss von Ernährungsgewohnheiten auf die Nährstoffbilanz Österreichs.  ÖWAW, 5-6/2011, 117-128.


Vetter, M., Höfle, B., Hollaus, M., Gschöpf, C., Mandlburger, G., Pfeifer, N. and Wagner, W. (2011). Vertical vegetation structure analysis and hydraulic roughness determination using dense ALS point cloud data - a voxel based approach. ISPRS Workshop Laser Scanning 2011, Calgary, Canada. 29.08.2011 - 31.08.2011. In: Proceedings of ISPRS, 38(5).

Vetter, M., Höfle, B., Rutzinger, M. and Mandlburger, G. (2011). Estimating changes of riverine landscapes and riverbeds by using airborne LiDAR data and river cross-sections. In: Pfeifer, N., Roncat, A., Stötter, J., Becht, M.: Laser Scanning Applications in Geomorphology. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie/Annals of Geomorphology 55(2), 51-65.


Wagner, W., Vetter, M. and Bartsch, A. (2011). Novel Microwave- and Lidar Remote Sensing Techniques for Monitoring of In-Land Water Resources, acatech Materialien Nr.7, 42p.


Wolff, S. and Bucher, C. (2011). A finite element method based on C0-continuous assumed gradients. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 86(7), 876 - 914.


Wuertz, S., Wang, D., Reischer, G. and Farnleitner, A. H. (2011). Library Independent Bacterial Source Tracking Methods. Chapter 4 in: Hagedorn, C., Haarwood, J. and Blanch A. (eds.) Microbial Source Tracking: Methods, Applications and Case Studies. Springer, New York, USA, pp. 61-112.


Zessner, M., Helmich, K., Thaler, S., Weigl, M., Wagner, K. H., Mayer, M. M. and Heigl, S. (2011). Ernährung und Flächennutzung in Österreich. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft (ÖWAW), 5-6, 95-104.


Zessner, M, Kovacs, A., Schilling, C., Hochedinger, G., Gabriel, O., Matho, S., Thaler, S., Windhofer, G.  (2011).  Enhancement of the MONERIS Model for application in Alpine Catchments in Austria.  International Review of Hydrobiology.  96, 541-560. 


Zessner, M., Steinmüller, H., Wagner, K. H., Krachler, M. M., Thaler, S., Fazeni, K., Helmich, K., Weigl, M., Ruzicka, K., Heigl, S. and Kroiss, H. (2011).  Gesunde Ernährung und Nachhaltigkeit – Grundlagen, Methodik und Erkenntnisse eines Forshungsprojiktes in Rahmen des proVISION Programmes des BMWF.  Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft (ÖWAW), 5-6, 87-94.



Bartsch, A., Sabel, D., Pathe, C., Sinclair, S., Vischel, T., Doubkova, M., Wagner, W. and Pegram, G. (2010). Soil moisture dynamics from synthetic aperture radar for hydrometeorological applications in the southern african development community. IHP-VII Technical Documents in Hydrology, 85, 133 - 143.


Blöschl, G. and Montanari, A. (2010). Climate change impacts-throwing the dice? Hydrological Processes, 24, (3) 374-381.


Derx, J., Blaschke, A. P. and Blöschl, G. (2010). Three-dimensional flow patterns at the river–aquifer interface — a case study at the Danube.  Advances in Water Resources 33, 1375-1387.


Eder, A., Strauss, P., Krueger, T. and Quinton, J. N. (2010). Comparative calculation of suspended sediment loads with respect to hysteresis effects (in the Petzenkirchen catchment, Austria).  Journal of Hydrology 389, 168–176.


Exner-Kittridge, M. and Rains, M. (2010). Case Study on the Accuracy and Cost/Effectiveness in Simulating Reference Evapotranspiration in West-Central Florida. J. Hydrologic Engrg, 15(9), 696-703.


Eysn, L., Hollaus, M., Vetter, M. and Pfeifer, N. (2010). Waldlückenerfassung aus ALS Daten mittels Alpha-Shapes, Dreiländertagung OVG, DGPF und SGPF, 30. Wissenschaftlich-Technische Jahrestagung der DGPF, 552-560.


Farnleitner, A. H., Ryzinska-Paier, G., Reischer, G. H., Burtscher, M. M., Knetsch, S., Rudnicki, S., Dirnböck, T., Kuschnig, G., Mach, R. L. and Sommer R. (2010). Escherichia coli and enterococci are sensitive and reliable indicators for human, livestock, and wild life faecal pollution in alpine mountainous water resources. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 109(5), 1599-608.


Helmich, K., Haider, T., Zessner, M., Thaler, S. and Wagner, K. (2010). Gesunde, bedarfsdeckende Ernährung und Nachhaltigkeit in der landwirtschaftlichen Produktion. Ernährung aktuell, 4, 5-8.

Honti, M., Istvánovics, V. and Kovács, A. S. (2010). Balancing between retention and flushing in river networks — optimizing nutrient management to improve trophic state.  Science of the Total Environment 408, 4712-4721.


Mladenova, I., Lakshmi, V., Walker, J. P., Panciera, R., Wagner, W. and Doubková, M. (2010). Validation of the ASAR global monitoring mode soil moisture product using the NAFE'05 data set. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 48(6), 2498-2508.


Rutzinger, M., Rüf, B., Höfle, B. and Vetter, M. (2010). Digital terrain models from airborne laser scanning for the automatic extraction of natural and anthropogenic linear structures. In: Smith, M. J., Paron, P. and Griffiths, J. S. (eds):  Geomorphological Mapping: a professional handbook of techniques and applications. Developments in Earth Surface Processes (Shroder, J.). Elsevir.

Wagner, W. (2010). Radiometric calibration of small-footprint full-waveform airborne laser scanner measurements: Basic physical concepts. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 65, 505–513.

Zessner, M., Thaler, S., Ruzicka, K., Natho, S., Kroiss, H. (2010). Considerations on the importance of nutrition habits for the national nitrogen balance of Austria. Water Science and Technology 62(1), 21-27.


Bartsch, A., Doubkova, M. and Wagner, W. (2009). ENVISAT ASAR GM Soil Moisture for applications in Africa and Australia. Earth Observation and Water Cycle Science Symposium, Frascati, Italy. 18.11.2009 - 20.11.2009. In: ESA Special Publications SP-674.


Hasenauer, S., Komma, J., Parajka, J., Wagner, W. and Blöschl, G. (2009). Bodenfeuchtedaten aus Fernerkundung für hydrologische Anwendungen. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, 61(7-8), 117 - 123.


Höfle, B., Vetter, M., Pfeifer, N., Mandlburger, G. and Stötter, J. (2009). Water surface mapping from airborne laser scanning using signal amplitude and elevation data. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 34(12), 1635-1649. 


Kovács, A. and Clement, A. (2009). Impacts of the climate change on runoff and diffuse phosphorus load to Lake Balaton (Hungary). Water Science and Technology, 59(3), 417-423.


Kovács, Á., Kozma, Zs., Istvanovics, V. and Honti, M. (2009). Phosphorus retention patterns along the Tisza River, Hungary. Water Science and Technology, 59(2), 391-397.


Merz, R. and Blöschl, G. (2009). A regional analysis of event runoff coefficients with respect to climate and catchment characteristics in Austria. Water Resources Research, 45, W01405. doi:10.1029/2008WR007163.


Parajka, J., Kohnová, S., Merz, R., Szolgay, J., Hlavcová, K. and Blöschl, G. (2009). Comparative analysis of the seasonality of hydrological characteristics in Slovakia and Austria. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 54(3), 456-473.


Parajka, J., Naeimi, V., Blöschl, G. and Komma, J.  (2009). Matching ERS scatterometer based soil moisture patterns with simulations of a conceptual dual layer hydrologic model over Austria. Hydrology and Earth Systems Science, 13, 259-271.


Ruzicka (Schilling), K., Gabriel, O., Wegricht, U., Winkler, S. and Zessner, M. (2009). Foam formation on an Austrian–Hungarian lowland river: reasons, methods and solutions. Water Science and Technology, 60, 1379 – 1384.


Ruzicka (Schilling), K., Gabriel, O., Bletterie, U., Winkler, S. and Zessner, M. (2009). Cause and effect relationship between foam formation and treated wastewater effluents in a transboundary river. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 34(8–9), 565 – 573.


Vetter, M., Höfle, B. and Rutzinger, M. (2009). Water classification using 3D airborne laser scanning point clouds. Österreichische Zeitschrift für Vermessung and Geoinformation, 97(2), 227-238.