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Assoc. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Gregor Laaha

Institute of Applied Statistics and Computing

Peter-Jordan-Straße 82
1190 Wien
EMail: gregor.laaha(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-85116
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Curr. Vitae

2010 - Assoc. Professor of Environmental Statistics, Space-Time Modelling
2008 - Habilitation in Environmental Statistics at University BOKU Vienna
2003 - Degree of Dr.techn., Faculty of Civil Engineering, Vienna University of Technology
1999 - Diplom of Civil Engineering and Water Management
1997 - Master's Degree of Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Geostatistics and Geochemistry (Univ. Paris VI, Centre de Geostatistique de l'Ecole des Mines de Paris, Fontainebleau)

Statistik Austria, science classification

information and data processing; hydrology; water management; geographic information systems (GIS); applied statistics; Statistics; Time series analysis; Climate change; Water resources; Risk research;

Expertise

Geostatitstics; Applied Statistics; Environmetrics; Geoinformatics; Hydrology; Water Resources Management;

Awards

2008 Tison Award der International Association of Hydrological Sciences

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2016 -2019 COST-Action SMIRES: Science and Management of Intermittent Rivers and Ephemeral Streams
deputy head
2010 - UNESCO - EURO FRIEND Low Flow and Drought group
head
2009 - Austrian Statistical Society
full member
2006 - German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA) Task Group "Low flow"
member of the commisson
2005 - European Geosciences Union (EGU)
full member
1999 - Austrian Association of Hydrology
full member

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2015 -2015 Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions: Coordinating editor of special issue HYPER-Droughts
Guest Editor (special issue)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2015 - Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Water
2013 - Journal of Hydrology and Hydromechanics
2012 - Environmental Management
2012 - Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk assessment
2009 - Journal of Hydrologic Engineering
2009 - Hydrological Sciences Journal-Journal Des Sciences Hydrologiques
2008 - Hydrological Processes
2008 - Water Resources Research
2008 - Water Resources Management
2006 - Hydrology and Earth System Sciences
2006 - Journal of Hydrology

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2014 FRIEND-Water 2014: 7th Global FRIEND-Water Conference
scientific member of the advisory board
2014 HYPER-Droughts: 6th Leonardo Conference 2014
organiser
2014 EGU General Assembly 2014
member of the organisation committee
2013 6th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research (ICWRER) - Water & Environmental Dynamics
member of the organisation committee
2013 EGU General Assembly 2013
member of the organisation committee
2012 EURO FRIEND Low Flow and Drought Group meeting
organiser
2012 EGU General Assembly 2012
member of the organisation committee
2012 International Symposium on Climate Impacts on Low Flows and Droughts
organiser
2012 DWA-Seminar Regionalisierung von Niedrigwasserabflüssen - Grundlagen, Verfahren und Beispiele
member of the organisation committee
2011 General Assembly 2011
member of the organisation committee
2011 EURO FRIEND Low Flow and Drought Group meeting
member of the organisation committee
2010 General Assembly 2010, Vienna, Austria, 2 - 7 Mai 2010
member of the organisation committee
2009 General Assembly 2009, Vienna, Austria, 19 – 24 April 2009
member of the organisation committee
2009 DWA Niedrigwasser Arbeitsgruppensitzung
organiser
2008 General Assembly 2008, Vienna, Austria, 14 – 18 April 2008
member of the organisation committee
2007 General Assembly 2007, Vienna, Austria, 15 – 20 April 2007
member of the organisation committee
2007 International Workshop on Low flows and droughts, 25-26. September 2007, Würzburg
member of the organisation committee
2006 General Assembly 2006, Vienna, Austria, 02 – 07 April 2006
member of the organisation committee
2005 General Assembly 2005, Vienna, Austria, 24 – 29 April 2005
member of the organisation committee
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