Dr. Christian Mohr

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University of  Potsdam,
Institute of Earth and Environmental Science

Dr. Christian Mohr
Building 1, Room 1.20

Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Potsdam-Golm
E-mail:
cmohr@uni-potsdam.de
Phone:
+49 331 977 5875
Fax:
+49 331 977 2092
Dr. Christian Mohr

 

  • Biography
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Publications

Biography

1999 - 2007
Studies of Geography, Soil Scienes and Geology at the Universities of Cologne and Bonn
2008-
PhD-student at the University of Potsdam, Hydrology and Climatology Research Group
2012
Scolar at Department of Earth and Planetary Science at University of California, Berkeley
2013-
Research fellow, Geohazards Research Group

Research

Disturbance Ecogeomorphology and Hydrology

  • Soil Erosion and Forestry
  • Sediment and Organic Carbon Fluxes
  • Earthquake Hydrology
  • Post-eruptive hillslopes

Dendro Seismology (Wood Anatomy, and Stabile Isotopes)

Teaching

Bachelor and Master theses available covering the following topics:

  • Sediment Fluxes in Micro Catchments
  • Dendro Seismology (Wood Anatomy and Stabile Isotopes)
  • Earthquake Hydrology

Publications

Peer reviewed

Mohr, C.H., Korup, O., Ulloa, H., and Iroumé, A. (2017): Pyroclastic eruption boosts organic carbon fluxes into Patagonian fjords. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31, doi:10.1002/2017GB005647. 

Mirus, B., Ebel, B., Mohr, C.H., and Zegre, N. (accepted): Disturbance Hydrology: Preparing for an Increasingly Disturbed Future. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2017WR021084.

Mohr, C.H., M. Manga, C.-Y. Wang, and Korup , O. (2016): Regional changes in streamflow after a megathrust earthquake. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 458, 418-428, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.11.013.

Ulloa, H., A. Iroumé, L. Picco, C.H. Mohr, B. Mazzorana, L. Lenzi, and Mao , L. (2016): Spatial analysis of the impacts of the Chaitén volcano eruption (Chile) in three fluvial systems. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 69, 213-225, doi:10.1016/j.jsames.2016.04.008.

Mohr, C.H., M. Manga, C.-Y. Wang, J.W. Kirchner, and Bronstert , A. (2015): Shaking water out of soils. Geology, 43, 207-210, doi:10.1130/G36261.1.

Mohr, C.H., A. Zimmermann, O. Korup, A. Iroumé, T. Francke, and Bronstert , A. (2014): Seasonal logging, process response, and geomorphic work. Earth Surface Dynamics, 2, 117-125, doi:10.5194/esurf-2-117-2014.

Mohr, C. H., R. Coppus, A. Iroumé, A., A. Huber and Bronstert, A. (2013): Runoff generation and soil erosion processes after clear cutting, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, 118, 1 – 18, doi:10.1002/jgrf.20047.

Mohr, C. H., D.R. Montgomery, A. Huber, A. Bronstert and Iroumé, A. (2012): Streamflow response in small upland catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range to the 8.8MW Maule Earthquake on February 27 2010, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, 117, F02032, doi:10.1029/2011JF002138.

Huber, A., Iroumé, A., Mohr, C. H., Frene, C. (2010): The effect of Pinus radiata and Eucalyptus globulus plantations on water resource in the Coastal Range of Bió-Bío region, Chile, Bosque 31 (3):219-230.

 

Other publications

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A. and Bronstert, A. (2010): Einfluss unterschiedlicher forstwirtschaftlicher Praktiken auf die Abflussbildung und die Bodenerosion in experimentellen Einzugsgebieten in Südchile, Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 29 (10): 235-243.

 

Conferences and presentations

Mohr, C. H. , Zimmermann, A., Korup, O., Iroumé, A., Francke, T. and Bronstert, A., (2013): Seasonal Logging, Process Response, and Geomorphic Work. Oral presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2013, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H. , Iroumé, A., Bronstert, A. and Huber, A., (2012): Runoff generation and soil erosion processes after clear-cuttings. Oral presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco (http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2012/events/ep52c-human-influences-on-hydroecogeomorphic-processes-across-spatial-scales-in-forested-landscapes-ii-video-on-demand).

Mohr, C. H., Manga, M. and Wang, C.Y. (2012): Intensified plant activity following the 2010 M8.8 Maule Earthquake. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H. (2012): Streamflow response to the Maule M8.8 earthquake in small upland catchments of the Chilean Coastal Range. Invited talk at the USGS, Menlo Park, CA, in Water Resources Discipline Research Seminar (http://wwwrcamnl.wr.usgs.gov/wrdseminar/playwrd.htm?id=06sep2012).

Mohr, C. H. and Wang, C.Y. (2011): Streamflow response to the 2010 M8.8 Maule Earthquake. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A. and Bronstert, A. (2011): The effect of large scale clear cutting on infiltration conditions in experimental upland catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range, Bío-Bío Region. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2011, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A., Bronstert, A and Iroumé, A. (2011): Hydrological Response to the Earthquake of 27 February 2010 in small Upland Catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range, Bío-Bío Region. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2011, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A., Bronstert, A. and Iroumé, A. (2010): Hydrological Response to the Earthquake of 27 February 2010 in experimental catchments of the Cordillera de la Costa, Bío-Bío Region, Chile. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2010, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H., Bronstert, A., Huber, A. and Iroumé, A. (2010): Influence of different forest management practices and vegetation cover on runoff generation and sediment flux in the Coastal Range of Southern Chile. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2010, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H. and Huber, A. (2010): Design and application of a dript-type rainfall simulator adapted to steep topography and low intensity-rainfall characteristics in the Coastal Range of Southern Chile. Oral presentation at EGU Assembly 2010, Vienna. 

Mohr, C. H., Bronstert, A. and Huber, A. (2010): Einfluss unterschiedlicher forstwirtschaftlicher Praktiken auf die Abflussbildung und die Bodenerosion in Südchile. Oral presentation at Tag der Hydrologie 2010, Braunschweig.


PhD thesis

Mohr, C. H.  (2014): Hydrological and erosion responses to man-made and natural disturbances - Insights from forested catchments in south-central Chile.

 

Media

Earth Magazine   (2015): Soils may supply surging streams after earthquakes (http://www.earthmagazine.org/article/soil-may-supply-surging-streams-after-earthquakes).

Earth Magazine   (2012): Clarifying earthquake-driven hydrologic changes (http://www.earthmagazine.org).

EOS  Trans. AGU, 93(34)  (2012): Research Spotlight - Balcerak, E. (2012), Streamflow changes following the 2010 Chile earchquake. Clarifying earthquake-driven hydrologic changes (http://www.earthmagazine.org).

Biography

1999 - 2007
Studies of Geography, Soil Scienes and Geology at the Universities of Cologne and Bonn
2008-
PhD-student at the University of Potsdam, Hydrology and Climatology Research Group
2012
Scolar at Department of Earth and Planetary Science at University of California, Berkeley
2013-
Research fellow, Geohazards Research Group

Research

Disturbance Ecogeomorphology and Hydrology

  • Soil Erosion and Forestry
  • Sediment and Organic Carbon Fluxes
  • Earthquake Hydrology
  • Post-eruptive hillslopes

Dendro Seismology (Wood Anatomy, and Stabile Isotopes)

Teaching

Bachelor and Master theses available covering the following topics:

  • Sediment Fluxes in Micro Catchments
  • Dendro Seismology (Wood Anatomy and Stabile Isotopes)
  • Earthquake Hydrology

Publications

Peer reviewed

Mohr, C.H., Korup, O., Ulloa, H., and Iroumé, A. (2017): Pyroclastic eruption boosts organic carbon fluxes into Patagonian fjords. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31, doi:10.1002/2017GB005647. 

Mirus, B., Ebel, B., Mohr, C.H., and Zegre, N. (accepted): Disturbance Hydrology: Preparing for an Increasingly Disturbed Future. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2017WR021084.

Mohr, C.H., M. Manga, C.-Y. Wang, and Korup , O. (2016): Regional changes in streamflow after a megathrust earthquake. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 458, 418-428, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.11.013.

Ulloa, H., A. Iroumé, L. Picco, C.H. Mohr, B. Mazzorana, L. Lenzi, and Mao , L. (2016): Spatial analysis of the impacts of the Chaitén volcano eruption (Chile) in three fluvial systems. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 69, 213-225, doi:10.1016/j.jsames.2016.04.008.

Mohr, C.H., M. Manga, C.-Y. Wang, J.W. Kirchner, and Bronstert , A. (2015): Shaking water out of soils. Geology, 43, 207-210, doi:10.1130/G36261.1.

Mohr, C.H., A. Zimmermann, O. Korup, A. Iroumé, T. Francke, and Bronstert , A. (2014): Seasonal logging, process response, and geomorphic work. Earth Surface Dynamics, 2, 117-125, doi:10.5194/esurf-2-117-2014.

Mohr, C. H., R. Coppus, A. Iroumé, A., A. Huber and Bronstert, A. (2013): Runoff generation and soil erosion processes after clear cutting, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, 118, 1 – 18, doi:10.1002/jgrf.20047.

Mohr, C. H., D.R. Montgomery, A. Huber, A. Bronstert and Iroumé, A. (2012): Streamflow response in small upland catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range to the 8.8MW Maule Earthquake on February 27 2010, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, 117, F02032, doi:10.1029/2011JF002138.

Huber, A., Iroumé, A., Mohr, C. H., Frene, C. (2010): The effect of Pinus radiata and Eucalyptus globulus plantations on water resource in the Coastal Range of Bió-Bío region, Chile, Bosque 31 (3):219-230.

 

Other publications

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A. and Bronstert, A. (2010): Einfluss unterschiedlicher forstwirtschaftlicher Praktiken auf die Abflussbildung und die Bodenerosion in experimentellen Einzugsgebieten in Südchile, Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 29 (10): 235-243.

 

Conferences and presentations

Mohr, C. H. , Zimmermann, A., Korup, O., Iroumé, A., Francke, T. and Bronstert, A., (2013): Seasonal Logging, Process Response, and Geomorphic Work. Oral presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2013, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H. , Iroumé, A., Bronstert, A. and Huber, A., (2012): Runoff generation and soil erosion processes after clear-cuttings. Oral presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco (http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2012/events/ep52c-human-influences-on-hydroecogeomorphic-processes-across-spatial-scales-in-forested-landscapes-ii-video-on-demand).

Mohr, C. H., Manga, M. and Wang, C.Y. (2012): Intensified plant activity following the 2010 M8.8 Maule Earthquake. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H. (2012): Streamflow response to the Maule M8.8 earthquake in small upland catchments of the Chilean Coastal Range. Invited talk at the USGS, Menlo Park, CA, in Water Resources Discipline Research Seminar (http://wwwrcamnl.wr.usgs.gov/wrdseminar/playwrd.htm?id=06sep2012).

Mohr, C. H. and Wang, C.Y. (2011): Streamflow response to the 2010 M8.8 Maule Earthquake. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A. and Bronstert, A. (2011): The effect of large scale clear cutting on infiltration conditions in experimental upland catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range, Bío-Bío Region. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2011, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A., Bronstert, A and Iroumé, A. (2011): Hydrological Response to the Earthquake of 27 February 2010 in small Upland Catchments in the Chilean Coastal Range, Bío-Bío Region. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2011, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H., Huber, A., Bronstert, A. and Iroumé, A. (2010): Hydrological Response to the Earthquake of 27 February 2010 in experimental catchments of the Cordillera de la Costa, Bío-Bío Region, Chile. Poster presentation at AGU Fall Meeting 2010, San Francisco.

Mohr, C. H., Bronstert, A., Huber, A. and Iroumé, A. (2010): Influence of different forest management practices and vegetation cover on runoff generation and sediment flux in the Coastal Range of Southern Chile. Poster presentation at EGU Assembly 2010, Vienna.

Mohr, C. H. and Huber, A. (2010): Design and application of a dript-type rainfall simulator adapted to steep topography and low intensity-rainfall characteristics in the Coastal Range of Southern Chile. Oral presentation at EGU Assembly 2010, Vienna. 

Mohr, C. H., Bronstert, A. and Huber, A. (2010): Einfluss unterschiedlicher forstwirtschaftlicher Praktiken auf die Abflussbildung und die Bodenerosion in Südchile. Oral presentation at Tag der Hydrologie 2010, Braunschweig.


PhD thesis

Mohr, C. H.  (2014): Hydrological and erosion responses to man-made and natural disturbances - Insights from forested catchments in south-central Chile.

 

Media

Earth Magazine   (2015): Soils may supply surging streams after earthquakes (http://www.earthmagazine.org/article/soil-may-supply-surging-streams-after-earthquakes).

Earth Magazine   (2012): Clarifying earthquake-driven hydrologic changes (http://www.earthmagazine.org).

EOS  Trans. AGU, 93(34)  (2012): Research Spotlight - Balcerak, E. (2012), Streamflow changes following the 2010 Chile earchquake. Clarifying earthquake-driven hydrologic changes (http://www.earthmagazine.org).