Dr. Klaus Vormoor

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Universität Potsdam,
Institut für Erd- und Umweltwissenschaften

Dr. Klaus Vormoor
Haus 1, Raum 0.03

Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Potsdam-Golm
E-Mail:
klaus.vormoor@uni-potsdam.de
Telefon:
+49 331 977 2072
Fax:
+49 331 977 2092
Dr. Klaus Vormoor

 

  • Biografie
  • Forschung
  • Lehre
  • Publikationen

Biografie

since 2016
Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of Potsdam
2012-2016
PhD candidate at the University of Potsdam
2010-2012
Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE), Oslo
2009-2010
Centre for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn
2003-2009
Studies of Geography at the Universities of Augsburg, Bergen (Norway), and Bonn

Forschung

Climate Change Impacts on Hydrological Extremes

Statistical Downscaling and Bias-Correction

Hydrological Modelling

Nordic Regions

Lehre

Einführung in die Programmierung in R (MSc Seminar)

Flusslandschaften (MSc Seminar)

Landschaftspraktikum Ostalpen (MSc)

Einführung in die Physische Geographie | Hydrologie (BML Vorlesung/Übung)

Physische Geographie Nordeuropas (BML Vorlesung/Seminar)

Publikationen

Peer-reviewed

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A., Lawrence, D., 2018: Hydrological model parameter (in)stability - 'crash testing' the HBV model under contrasting flood seasonality conditions. Hydrol. Sci. J., 63 (7). https://doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2018.1466056

Delgado, J.M., Voss, S., Bürger, G., Vormoor, K., Murawski, A., Rodrigues, M., Martins, E., Vasconcelos Júnior, F., Francke, T., 2018: Seasonal Drought Prediction for Semiarid Northeast Brazil: Verification of Six Hydro-Meteorological Forecast Products. Hydrol. Earth Sys. Sci. Discuss., doi.org/10.5194/hess-2017-572

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Bürger, G., Bronstert, A., Weingartner, R., 2017: When timing matters - considering changing temporal structures in scenario-neutral runoff response surfaces. Climatic Change, 142 (1-2), 213–226

Hundecha, Y., Sunyer, M.A., Lawrence, D., Madsen, H., Bürger, G., Kriaučiūnienė, J., Loukas, A., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Vasiliades, L., van Christierson, B., Vormoor, K., Yücel, I., 2016: Inter-comparison of statistical downscaling methods for projection of extreme flow indices across Europe. J. Hydrol., 541, Part B, pp. 1273—1286.

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Schlichting, L., Wilson, D., Wong, W.K., 2016: Evidence for changes in the magnitude and frequency of observed rainfall vs. snowmelt driven floods in Norway. J. Hydrol., 538, 33-48.

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Lawrence, D., Bronstert, A., 2015. Climate change impacts on the seasonality and generation processes of floods - projections and uncertainties in catchments with mixed snowmelt/rainfall regimes. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 913-931.

Sunyer, M.A., Hundecha, Y., Lawrence, D. , Madsen, H., Willems, P., Martinkova, M., Vormoor, K., Bürger, G., Hanel, M., Kriaučiūnienė, J., Loukas, A., Osuch, M., Yücel, I., 2014. Inter-comparison of statistical downscaling methods for projection of extreme precipitation in Europe. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1827-1847.

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., 2013. Temporal disagregation of daily temperature and precicipitaion grid data for Norway. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 14 (3), 989-999, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0139.1

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., Langsholt, E., Diekkrüger, B., Skøien, J.O., 2011. Geostatistical regionalization of daily runoff forecasts in Norway. International Journal of River Basin Management, 9 (1), 3-15. DOI:10.1080/15715124.2010.543905

 

Conference abstracts

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A., Lawrence, D. (2018): 'Crash testing' calibrated HBV model parameters under constrasting flood seasonality conditions. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-16647, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K. Voss, S., Delgado, J.M., Murawski, A., Francke, T. (2018): SecaVista - a web application for operational drought forecasts in Ceará, NE-Brazil, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-14805, Vienna (A)

Delgado, J.M., Voss, S., Bürger, G., Vormoor, K., Murawski, A., Rodrigues, M., Martins, E., Vasconcelos Júnior, F., Francke, T. (2018): Evaluation of six hydro-meteorological forecast products for seasonal drought prediction in semiarid Northeast Brazil. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-16402, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K. Voss, S., Delgado, J.M., Murawski, A., Francke, T. (2018): SecaVista - ein webbasiertes Informationswerkzeug zur Dürrevorhersage im semiariden Nordosten Brasiliens. Tag der Hydrologie, Dresden (D)

Hisdal, H., Lawrence, D., Vormoor, K. (2016): Observed and projected changes in floods in Norway as a basis for climate change adaptation. 4th Nordic Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, Bergen (N)

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Bürger, G., Bronstert, A., Wingartner, R. (2016): Considering changing temporal structures in the construction of scenario-neutral runoff response surfaces. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-13481-2, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Bronstert., A., Heistermann, M., Schlichting, L., Wilson, D., Wong, W.K. (2016): The changing role of snowmelt- and rainfall dominated floods in Norway - observations, projections, uncertainties. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-12812, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Weingartner, R., Bronstert, A. (2015): Sensitivitätsflächen als alternativer Ansatz zur Analyse der Auswirkungen des Klimawandels in Einzugsgebieten mit pluvio-nivalen Hochwasserregimen. Tag der Hydrologie, Bonn (D).

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A. (2014): Hydrological model parameter (in)stability – implications for the assessment of climate change impacts on flood seasonality. AGU fall meeting, 15-19 December, San Francisco, (CA, USA)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D. , Engin, B., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Willems, P. and I. Yücel. 2014. Hydrological model parameter uncertainty in investigations of climate change impacts on peak flow across Europe. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 16, EGU2014-13118, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Engin, B., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Willems, P. and I. Yücel. 2014. The effect of hydrological model calibration and parameterisation on uncertainty in climate change impact studies. European Symposium on Flood Frequency Estimation and Implications for Risk Management, Potsdam (D)

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Lawrence, D. & A. Bronstert. 2013. Climate change impacts on flood seasonality in Norway. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15,  EGU2013-13225-2, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D. & A. Bronstert. 2013. Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf die Hochwassersaisonalität in Norwegen. Tag der Hydrologie, Bern (CH)

Vormoor, K. & T. Skaugen. 2012. Temporal disaggregation of daily meteorological grid data. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-9218, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., Diekkrüger, B. & J. O. Skøien. 2011. Daily runoff forecast mapping – a tool for hazard warning in Norway. 1st Spatial Statistics Conference, Enschede (NL)

 

Other contributions 

Vormoor, K. 2016. The changing role of snowmelt- and rainfall dominated floods in Norway under climate change - observations, projections, uncertainties. Dissertationsschrift, University of Potsdam.

Vormoor, K. 2010. Water engineering, agricultural development and socio-economic trends in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. ZEF Working Paper Series, 57

Vormoor, K. 2009. Regionalisation of runoff data in Norway. Diplomarbeit, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

Biografie

since 2016
Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of Potsdam
2012-2016
PhD candidate at the University of Potsdam
2010-2012
Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE), Oslo
2009-2010
Centre for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn
2003-2009
Studies of Geography at the Universities of Augsburg, Bergen (Norway), and Bonn

Forschung

Climate Change Impacts on Hydrological Extremes

Statistical Downscaling and Bias-Correction

Hydrological Modelling

Nordic Regions

Lehre

Einführung in die Programmierung in R (MSc Seminar)

Flusslandschaften (MSc Seminar)

Landschaftspraktikum Ostalpen (MSc)

Einführung in die Physische Geographie | Hydrologie (BML Vorlesung/Übung)

Physische Geographie Nordeuropas (BML Vorlesung/Seminar)

Publikationen

Peer-reviewed

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A., Lawrence, D., 2018: Hydrological model parameter (in)stability - 'crash testing' the HBV model under contrasting flood seasonality conditions. Hydrol. Sci. J., 63 (7). https://doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2018.1466056

Delgado, J.M., Voss, S., Bürger, G., Vormoor, K., Murawski, A., Rodrigues, M., Martins, E., Vasconcelos Júnior, F., Francke, T., 2018: Seasonal Drought Prediction for Semiarid Northeast Brazil: Verification of Six Hydro-Meteorological Forecast Products. Hydrol. Earth Sys. Sci. Discuss., doi.org/10.5194/hess-2017-572

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Bürger, G., Bronstert, A., Weingartner, R., 2017: When timing matters - considering changing temporal structures in scenario-neutral runoff response surfaces. Climatic Change, 142 (1-2), 213–226

Hundecha, Y., Sunyer, M.A., Lawrence, D., Madsen, H., Bürger, G., Kriaučiūnienė, J., Loukas, A., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Vasiliades, L., van Christierson, B., Vormoor, K., Yücel, I., 2016: Inter-comparison of statistical downscaling methods for projection of extreme flow indices across Europe. J. Hydrol., 541, Part B, pp. 1273—1286.

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Schlichting, L., Wilson, D., Wong, W.K., 2016: Evidence for changes in the magnitude and frequency of observed rainfall vs. snowmelt driven floods in Norway. J. Hydrol., 538, 33-48.

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Lawrence, D., Bronstert, A., 2015. Climate change impacts on the seasonality and generation processes of floods - projections and uncertainties in catchments with mixed snowmelt/rainfall regimes. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 913-931.

Sunyer, M.A., Hundecha, Y., Lawrence, D. , Madsen, H., Willems, P., Martinkova, M., Vormoor, K., Bürger, G., Hanel, M., Kriaučiūnienė, J., Loukas, A., Osuch, M., Yücel, I., 2014. Inter-comparison of statistical downscaling methods for projection of extreme precipitation in Europe. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1827-1847.

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., 2013. Temporal disagregation of daily temperature and precicipitaion grid data for Norway. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 14 (3), 989-999, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0139.1

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., Langsholt, E., Diekkrüger, B., Skøien, J.O., 2011. Geostatistical regionalization of daily runoff forecasts in Norway. International Journal of River Basin Management, 9 (1), 3-15. DOI:10.1080/15715124.2010.543905

 

Conference abstracts

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A., Lawrence, D. (2018): 'Crash testing' calibrated HBV model parameters under constrasting flood seasonality conditions. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-16647, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K. Voss, S., Delgado, J.M., Murawski, A., Francke, T. (2018): SecaVista - a web application for operational drought forecasts in Ceará, NE-Brazil, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-14805, Vienna (A)

Delgado, J.M., Voss, S., Bürger, G., Vormoor, K., Murawski, A., Rodrigues, M., Martins, E., Vasconcelos Júnior, F., Francke, T. (2018): Evaluation of six hydro-meteorological forecast products for seasonal drought prediction in semiarid Northeast Brazil. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-16402, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K. Voss, S., Delgado, J.M., Murawski, A., Francke, T. (2018): SecaVista - ein webbasiertes Informationswerkzeug zur Dürrevorhersage im semiariden Nordosten Brasiliens. Tag der Hydrologie, Dresden (D)

Hisdal, H., Lawrence, D., Vormoor, K. (2016): Observed and projected changes in floods in Norway as a basis for climate change adaptation. 4th Nordic Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, Bergen (N)

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Bürger, G., Bronstert, A., Wingartner, R. (2016): Considering changing temporal structures in the construction of scenario-neutral runoff response surfaces. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-13481-2, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Bronstert., A., Heistermann, M., Schlichting, L., Wilson, D., Wong, W.K. (2016): The changing role of snowmelt- and rainfall dominated floods in Norway - observations, projections, uncertainties. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-12812, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Rössler, O., Weingartner, R., Bronstert, A. (2015): Sensitivitätsflächen als alternativer Ansatz zur Analyse der Auswirkungen des Klimawandels in Einzugsgebieten mit pluvio-nivalen Hochwasserregimen. Tag der Hydrologie, Bonn (D).

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Heistermann, M., Bronstert, A. (2014): Hydrological model parameter (in)stability – implications for the assessment of climate change impacts on flood seasonality. AGU fall meeting, 15-19 December, San Francisco, (CA, USA)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D. , Engin, B., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Willems, P. and I. Yücel. 2014. Hydrological model parameter uncertainty in investigations of climate change impacts on peak flow across Europe. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 16, EGU2014-13118, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D., Engin, B., Martinkova, M., Osuch, M., Willems, P. and I. Yücel. 2014. The effect of hydrological model calibration and parameterisation on uncertainty in climate change impact studies. European Symposium on Flood Frequency Estimation and Implications for Risk Management, Potsdam (D)

Vormoor, K., Heistermann, M., Lawrence, D. & A. Bronstert. 2013. Climate change impacts on flood seasonality in Norway. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15,  EGU2013-13225-2, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Lawrence, D. & A. Bronstert. 2013. Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf die Hochwassersaisonalität in Norwegen. Tag der Hydrologie, Bern (CH)

Vormoor, K. & T. Skaugen. 2012. Temporal disaggregation of daily meteorological grid data. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-9218, Vienna (A)

Vormoor, K., Skaugen, T., Diekkrüger, B. & J. O. Skøien. 2011. Daily runoff forecast mapping – a tool for hazard warning in Norway. 1st Spatial Statistics Conference, Enschede (NL)

 

Other contributions 

Vormoor, K. 2016. The changing role of snowmelt- and rainfall dominated floods in Norway under climate change - observations, projections, uncertainties. Dissertationsschrift, University of Potsdam.

Vormoor, K. 2010. Water engineering, agricultural development and socio-economic trends in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. ZEF Working Paper Series, 57

Vormoor, K. 2009. Regionalisation of runoff data in Norway. Diplomarbeit, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn