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Journal articles (refereed)

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Palacio, J., Mergili, M., Aristizábal, E. (2018): Probabilistic landslide susceptibility analysis in tropical mountainous terrain using the physically-based r.slope.stability model. Landslides, submitted manuscript.

Mergili, M., Schwarz, L., Kociu, A. (2018): Combining release and runout in statistical landslide susceptibility modelling. Landslides, submitted manuscript.

Juliev, M., Mergili, M., Mondial, I., Nurtaev, B., Pulatov, A., Hübl, J. (2018): Comparative analysis of Statistical Methods for Landslide Susceptibility Mapping in the Bostanlik District, Uzbekistan. Science of the Total Environment, submitted revised manuscript.

Schopper, N., Mergili, M., Frigerio, S., Cavalli, M., Pöppl, R. (2018): Analysis of lateral sediment connectivity and its connection to debris flow intensity patterns at different return periods in the Fella River system in North-Eastern Italy. Science of the Total Environment, submitted revised manuscript.

2018

Mergili, M., Frank, B., Fischer, J.-T., Huggel, C., Pudasaini, S.P. (2018): Computational experiments on the 1962 and 1970 landslide events at Huascarán (Peru) with r.avaflow: Lessons learned for predictive mass flow simulations. Geomorphology 322: 15-28. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2018.08.032

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Schmaltz, E., Mergili, M. (2018): Integration of root systems into a GIS-based slip surface model: computational experiments in a generic hillslope environment. Landslides 15(8): 1561-1575. doi:10.1007/s10346-018-0970-8

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Canli, E., Mergili, M., Glade, T. (2018): Probabilistic landslide ensemble prediction systems: lessons to be learned from hydrology. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 18: 2183-2202. doi:10.5194/nhess-2017-427

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Kattel, P., Kafle, J., Fischer, J.-T., Mergili, M., Tuladar, B.M., Pudasaini, S.P. (2018): Interaction of two-phase debris flows with obstacles. Engineering Geology 242: 197-217. doi:10.1016/j.enggeo.2018.05.023

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Mergili, M., Emmer, A., Juřicová, A., Cochachin, A., Fischer, J.-T., Huggel, C., Pudasaini, S.P. (2018): How well can we simulate complex hydro-geomorphic process chains? The 2012 multi-lake outburst flood in the Santa Cruz Valley (Cordillera Blanca, Perú). Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 43(7): 1373-1389. doi:10.1002/esp.4318

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2017

Zieher, T., Schneider-Muntau, B., Mergili, M. (2017): Are real-world shallow landslides reproducible by physically-based models? Four test cases in the Laternser valley, Vorarlberg (Austria). Landslides 14(6): 2009-2023. doi:10.1007/s10346-017-0840-9

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Mergili, M., Fischer, J.-T., Krenn, J., Pudasaini, S.P. (2017): r.avaflow v1, an advanced open source computational framework for the propagation and interaction of two-phase mass flows. Geoscientific Model Development 10: 553-569. doi:10.5194/gmd-10-553-2017

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de Lima Neves Seefelder, C., Koide, S., Mergili, M. (2017): Does parameterization influence the performance of slope stability model results? A case study in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Landslides 14(4): 1389–1401. doi:10.1007/s10346-016-0783-6

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2016

Emmer, A., Klimes, J., Mergili, M., Vilimek, V., Cochachin, A. (2016): 882 lakes of the Cordillera Blanca: An inventory, classification, evolution and assessment of susceptibility to outburst floods. Catena 147: 269-279. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2016.07.032

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2015

Mergili, M., Krenn, J., Chu, H.-J.: r.randomwalk v1, a multi-functional conceptual tool for mass movement routing. Geoscientific Model Development 8: 4027-4043. doi:10.5194/gmd-8-4027-2015

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Emmer, A., Merkl, S., Mergili, M. (2015): Spatiotemporal patterns of high-mountain lakes and related hazards in western Austria. Geomorphology 246: 602-616. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.06.032

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Mergili, M., Marchant-Santiago, C.I., Moreiras, S.M. (2015): Causas, características e impacto de los procesos de remoción en masa en áreas contrastantes de la región Andina. Cuadernos de Geografía: Revista Colombiana de Geografía 24(2): 113-131. [In Spanish]

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Mergili, M., Kerschner, H. (2015): Gridded precipitation mapping in mountainous terrain combining GRASS and R. Norwegian Journal of Geography 69(1): 2-17. doi:10.1080/00291951.2014.992807

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2014

Mergili, M., Marchesini, I., Alvioli, M., Metz, M., Schneider-Muntau, B., Rossi, M., Guzzetti, F. (2014): A strategy for GIS-based 3D slope stability modelling over large areas. Geoscientific Model Development 7: 2969-2982. doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2969-2014

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Mergili, M., Marchesini, I., Rossi, M., Guzzetti, F., Fellin, W. (2014): Spatially distributed three-dimensional slope stability modelling in a raster GIS. Geomorphology 206: 178-195. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.10.008

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2013

Gruber, F.E., Mergili, M. (2013): Regional-scale analysis of high-mountain multi-hazard and risk indicators in the Pamir (Tajikistan) with GRASS GIS. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 13: 2779-2796. doi:10.5194/nhess-13-2779-2013

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Borsdorf, A., Mergili, M., Ortega Fernández, L.A. (2013): La Reserva de la Biósfera Cinturón Andino, Colombia. ¿Una región modelo de estrategias de adaptación al cambio climático y de desarrollo regional sustentable? Revista de Geografía Norte Grande 55: 7-18. doi:10.4067/S0718-34022013000200002 [In Spanish]

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Mergili, M., Müller, J.P., Schneider, J.F. (2013): Spatio-temporal development of high-mountain lakes in the headwaters of the Amu Darya river (Central Asia). Global and Planetary Change 107: 13-24. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2013.04.001

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2012

Mergili, M., Kopf, C., Müllebner, B., Schneider, J.F. (2012): Changes of the cryosphere in the high-mountain areas of Tajikistan and Austria: a comparison. Geografiska Annaler, Series A 94(1): 79-96. doi:10.1111/j.1468-0459.2011.00450.x

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Mergili, M., Fellin, W., Moreiras, S.M., Stötter, J. (2012): Simulation of debris flows in the Central Andes based on Open Source GIS: Possibilities, limitations, and parameter sensitivity. Natural Hazards 61(3): 1051-1081. doi:10.1007/s11069-011-9965-7

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Mergili, M., Schratz, K., Ostermann, A., Fellin, W. (2012): Physically-based modelling of granular flows with Open Source GIS. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 12: 187-200. doi:10.5194/nhess-12-187-2012

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2011

Mergili, M., Schneider, J.F. (2011): Regional-scale analysis of lake outburst hazards in the southwestern Pamir, Tajikistan, based on remote sensing and GIS. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 11: 1447-1462. doi:10.5194/nhess-11-1447-2011

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2008

Mergili, M., Privett, S. (2008): Vegetation and vegetation-environment relationships on Grootbos Nature Reserve (Western Cape, South Africa). Bothalia 38,1: 89-102.

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