M.Sc. Jonas Laudan

Contact

University of  Potsdam,
Institute of Earth and Environmental Science

M.Sc. Jonas Laudan
Building 1, Room 1.26

E-mail:
jlaudan@uni-potsdam.de
Phone:
+49 331 977 5443
Fax:
+49 331 977 2092
M.Sc. Jonas Laudan

 

  • Biography
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Publications

Biography

2015 - Present
Ph.D. Student: DFG Research Training Group "NatRiskChange"
2012 - 2015
Master of Science: Environmental Geography, Systems Processes and Interactions - Philipps-Universität Marburg
2014
Internship at NW-FVA Goettingen (Nordwestdeutsche Forstliche Versuchsanstalt)
2013 - 2014
Studies of Geology/Petrology, Northern Environments & Groundwater Hydrology - University of Saskatchewan, Canada
2012
Joint-field-trip Ethiopia (Addis Abeba). Excursion to Bale Mountains, Harenna Forest, Sanetti Plateau
2009 - 2012
Bachelor of Science: Physical Geography - Philipps-Universität Marburg

Research

Research areas:

  • GIS applications (ArcGIS, QGis, SAGA)
  • modelling of geospatial data, data analysis (R, Python), machine learning techniques
  • advanced flood-loss modeling (FLEMOps+)
  • protection motivation of flood affected residents

Projects:

  • Natural Hazards and Risks in a Changing World: Understanding drivers of changing susceptibility of flood-prone residents

Teaching

  • Physical Geography
  • Climatology Seminar PG1
  • Hydrology Seminar PG1

Publications

Vogel, K.,Ozturk, U., Riemer, A., Laudan, J., Sieg, T., Wendi, D., Agarwal, A., Rözer, V., Korup, O., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Die Sturzflut von Braunsbach am 29. Mai 2016 – Entstehung, Ablauf und Schäden eines „Jahrhundertereignisses“. Teil 2: Geomorphologische Prozesse und Schadensanalyse. The Braunsbach Flashflood of Mai 29th, 2016 – Origin, Pathways and Impacts of an Extreme Hydro ‐ Meteorological Event. Part 2: Geomorphological Processes and Damage Analysis. ‐ Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 61 , 3, pp. 163—175.
 
Laudan, J., Rözer, V., Sieg, T., Vogel, K., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Damage assessment in Braunsbach 2016: Data collection and analysis for an improved understanding of damaging processes during flash floods, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 17, 2163–2179, 2017, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2016-387.
 
Bubeck, P., Botzen, W. J. W., Laudan, J., Aerts, J. C. J. H., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Insights into Flood-Coping Appraisals of Protection Motivation Theory: Empirical Evidence from Germany and France, Risk Analysis  38(1-2), 2017, https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.12938.

Biography

2015 - Present
Ph.D. Student: DFG Research Training Group "NatRiskChange"
2012 - 2015
Master of Science: Environmental Geography, Systems Processes and Interactions - Philipps-Universität Marburg
2014
Internship at NW-FVA Goettingen (Nordwestdeutsche Forstliche Versuchsanstalt)
2013 - 2014
Studies of Geology/Petrology, Northern Environments & Groundwater Hydrology - University of Saskatchewan, Canada
2012
Joint-field-trip Ethiopia (Addis Abeba). Excursion to Bale Mountains, Harenna Forest, Sanetti Plateau
2009 - 2012
Bachelor of Science: Physical Geography - Philipps-Universität Marburg

Research

Research areas:

  • GIS applications (ArcGIS, QGis, SAGA)
  • modelling of geospatial data, data analysis (R, Python), machine learning techniques
  • advanced flood-loss modeling (FLEMOps+)
  • protection motivation of flood affected residents

Projects:

  • Natural Hazards and Risks in a Changing World: Understanding drivers of changing susceptibility of flood-prone residents

Teaching

  • Physical Geography
  • Climatology Seminar PG1
  • Hydrology Seminar PG1

Publications

Vogel, K.,Ozturk, U., Riemer, A., Laudan, J., Sieg, T., Wendi, D., Agarwal, A., Rözer, V., Korup, O., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Die Sturzflut von Braunsbach am 29. Mai 2016 – Entstehung, Ablauf und Schäden eines „Jahrhundertereignisses“. Teil 2: Geomorphologische Prozesse und Schadensanalyse. The Braunsbach Flashflood of Mai 29th, 2016 – Origin, Pathways and Impacts of an Extreme Hydro ‐ Meteorological Event. Part 2: Geomorphological Processes and Damage Analysis. ‐ Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 61 , 3, pp. 163—175.
 
Laudan, J., Rözer, V., Sieg, T., Vogel, K., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Damage assessment in Braunsbach 2016: Data collection and analysis for an improved understanding of damaging processes during flash floods, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 17, 2163–2179, 2017, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2016-387.
 
Bubeck, P., Botzen, W. J. W., Laudan, J., Aerts, J. C. J. H., and Thieken, A. H. (2017): Insights into Flood-Coping Appraisals of Protection Motivation Theory: Empirical Evidence from Germany and France, Risk Analysis  38(1-2), 2017, https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.12938.