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Journal articles (peer reviewed)


Pöppl, R.E., Perez, J., Fergg, H., Morche, D. Introducing indices to assess the effects of in-stream large wood on water and sediment connectivity in small streams. Geomorphology 444, 108936


Pöppl, R.E., Polvi-Sjöberg, L., Turnbull, L. (Dis)connectivity in hydro-geomorphic systems - emerging concepts and their applications. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 48 (6), 1089-1094

Korenová, S., Sulc Michalková, M., Mácka, Z., Pöppl, R.E., Donoval, J. Connectivity and degree of sediment transport-related risk in small forested watersheds. Submitted to River Research and Applications

Abatti, B.H., Michel, J.P., Pöppl, R.E., Paul, L.R., Fagundes Refatti, M., Zanandrea, F. The Influence of Large Wood on Sediment Routing and Flow Characteristics: A Case Study in a Low-order Stream in the Southern Brazilian Plateau. Submitted to Geomorphology

Pavlek, K., Gasparovic, M., Pöppl, R.E. Object-based mapping of natural and human-induced river corridor changes (Orljava River, Croatia) Submitted to River Research and Applications

Mácka, Z., Holis, D., Korenová, S., Perez, J., Sulc Michalková, M., Pöppl, R.E. Controls on tributary-trunk sediment connectivity in forested high-gradient streams along an inter-dam reach of the Dyje River (Czechia-Austria). Submitted to Geomorphology


Brierley, G.J., Tunnicliffe, J., Bizzi, S., Lee, F., Perry, G., Pöppl, R.E., Fryirs, K.A. Quantifying Sediment (Dis)Connectivity in the Modeling of River Systems. Treatise on Geomorphology Volume 14; Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences

Voutsa, V., Battaglia, D., Bracken, L., Brovelli, A., Costescu, J., Munoz, M.D., Fath, B.D., Funk, A., Guirro, M-. Hein, T., Kerschner, C., Kimmich, C., Lima, V., Messé, A., Parsons, A.J., Perez, J., Pöppl, R.E., Prell, C., Recinos, S., Shi, Y., Tiwari, S., Turnbull, La., Wainwright, J., Waxenecker, H., Hütt, M.-T. Two classes of functional connectivity in dynamical processes in networks. Interface 18: 20210486

Pichler-Scheder, C., Pöppl, R., Humer, L., Haselberger, S., Dilly, L., David, J., Höfler, S., Gumpinger, C. Untersuchung der gewässerökologischen Auswirkungen von Feinsedimenteinträgen auf die Makrozoobenthosgemeinschaften des Gewässernetzes im Einzugsgebiet des Nationalparks Thayatal. Naturkundliche Mitteilungen aus den Landessammlungen Niederösterreich 31: 123-138


Pöppl, R.E., Fryirs, K.A., Tunnicliffe, J., Brierley, G.J. Managing sediment (dis)connectivity in fluvial systems. Science of the Total Environment 736, 139627

Rusnák, M., Kaòuk, J., Kidová, A., Sasak, J., Lehotský, M., Pöppl, R.E., Supinský, J. Channel and cut-bluff failure connectivity in a river system: Case study of the braided-wandering Belá River, Western Carpathians, Slovakia. Science of the Total Environment 733, 139409

Luetzenburg, G., Bittner, M., Calsamiglia, A., Estrany, J., Pöppl, R. Climate and land use change effects on soil erosion in two small agricultural catchment systems: Fugnitz - Austria, Can Revull - Spain. Science of the Total Environment 704, 135389


Pöppl, R., Dilly, L., Haselberger, S., Renschler, C., Baartman, J. Combining soil erosion modelling with connectivity analyses to assess lateral fine sediment input into agricultural streams. Water 11(9), 1793

Pöppl, R.E., Coulthard, T., Keesstra, S.D., Keiler, M., J. Modeling the impact of dam removal on channel evolution and sediment delivery in a multiple dam setting. In press. International Journal of Sediment Research 34(6), 537-549

Schopper, N., Mergili, M., Frigerio, S., Cavalli, M., Pöppl, R. Analysis of lateral sediment connectivity and its connection to the frequency-magnitude reality in the Fiume Fella system in North-Eastern Italy. Science of the Total Environment 658(2019): 1586-1600

Pöppl, R., Aydin, E. Identification of study sites for placement of sediment traps in vegetated buffer strips. Acta Horticulturae et Regiotecturae 2, 71-74


Pöppl, R.E., Parsons, A. The geomorphic cell: a basis for studying connectivity. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. DOI: 10.1002/esp.4300

Keesstra, S., Nunes, J., Saco, P., Parsons, A., Pöppl, R., Pereira, P., Novara, A., Comino, J.R., Masselink, R., Cerda, A. The way forward: can connectivity be useful to design better measuring and modelling schemes for water and sediment dynamics? Science of the Total Environment 644(2018): 1557-1572

Wohl, E., Brierley, G., Cadol, D., Coulthard, T., Covino, T., Fryirs, K., Grant, G., Hilton, R., Lane, S., Magilligan, F., Meitzen, K., Passalacqua, P., Pöppl, R., Rathburn, S., Sklar, L. Connectivity as an emergent property of geomorphic systems. Earth Surface Processes and Landformsdoi:10.1002/esp.4434

Turnbull-Lloyd, L., Parsons, A., Kininmonth, S., Pöppl, R.E., Huett, M., Keesstra, S.D., Tockner, K., Ioannides, A., Masselink, R. Connectivity and complex systems: learning from a multi-disciplinary perspective. Applied Network Science 3:11.


Pöppl, R.E., Keesstra, S.D., Maroulis, J. A conceptual connectivity framework for understanding geomorphic change in human-impacted fluvial systems. Geomorphology 277: 237-250.


Pöppl, R.E., Keesstra, S.D., Hein, T. The geomorphic legacy of small dams - An Austrian study. Anthropocene 10: 43-55. doi:10.1016/j.ancene.2015.09.003

Parsons, A.J., Bracken, L., Pöppl, R.E., Wainwright, J., Keesstra, S.D. Introduction to special issue on connectivity in water and sediment dynamics. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40(9): 1275-1277. doi:10.1002/esp.3714


Glade, T., Pöppl, R. (2013). Naturgefahren- und Risikoforschung im Alpenraum - eine Einführung. Geographie und Schule 204: 4-11.


Pöppl, R.E., Keiler, M., Elverfeldt, K.v., Zweimueller, I., Glade, T. The influence of riparian vegetation cover on diffuse lateral connectivity and biogeomorphic processes in a medium-sized agricultural catchment, Austria. Geografiska Annaler, Series A 94: 511-529. doi:DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0459.2012.00476.x


Pöppl, R.E., Bauer, B., Keiler, M., Glade, T. Die Thaya im Nationalpark Thayatal - eine flussmorphologische Analyse auf verschiedenen räumlichen Skalenebenen. Wissenschaftliche Mitteilungen aus dem Niederösterreichischen Landesmuseum 21: 209-220.

Journal articles (not peer reviewed)


Pöppl, R., Glade, T. Summer School: Global Change and Sustainability in Physical Gerography. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 54 IV/2022: 6.


Pöppl, R., Perez, J. i-CONN - ein Marie Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN) stellt sich vor. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 49 III/2021: 3.


Pöppl, R., von Elverfeldt, K., Marlovits, K., Otto, Jan-Christoph (2019). - Aktivitäten 2019 - Ein Kurzbericht mit Ausblick auf 2020. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 42 IV/2019: 3.


Pöppl, R. Der schwierige Weg zur Einführung eines neuen Erdzeitalters. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 31 I/2017: 3.


Kraushaar, S., Glade, T., Glatzel, S., Peticzka, R., Pöppl, R., Riedl, A. (2015). 650 Jahre Universität Wien: Beitrag der Geographie zum Campus Festival. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 25 III/2015: 1.


Promper, C., Pöppl, R. Friedrich Simony - visionärer Geomorphologe und Alpenforscher. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 19 I/2014: 3.

Canli, E., Steger, S., Pöppl, R. Yes we scan! Laserscanning in der Physischen Geographie. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 19 IV/2014: 5.


Pöppl, R. Erfahrungsbericht aus der Arbeitswelt eines Universitätsassistenten (prae doc) und Doktoranden. GEOGRAPHIEaktuell 10 IV/2011: 5.


Pöppl, R., Übl, C. Die Hydrogeographie der Thaya innerhalb der Grenzen des "Nationalparks Thayatal" unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Flussmorphologie und der Inselvegetation. Forschung in Nationalparks 2007/2008, 93-94.

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