P20137 KASIP -  Knowledge-Based Alarm System with Identified Deformation Predictor
 
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Scientists/Scholars

 

Project partners

Prof. Dr. Andreas Eichhorn (Geodetic Institute, TU Darmstadt)

Prof. Dr. Ewald Tentschert (Engineering Geology, TU Vienna)

Project scientists

Dr. Alexander Preh (Engineering Geology, TU Vienna)

Dr. Christian Zangerl (alpS - Zentrum für Naturgefahren- und Risikomanagement GmbH)

Project assistants

Dipl.-Ing. Volker Buhl (Geodetic Institute, TU Darmstadt)

DI Kurt Mair am Tinkhof (Engineering Geology, TU Vienna)

Dipl.-Geophys. Thilo Schmalz (Engineering Geodesy, TU Vienna)

 

 

 

 

CV from Prof. Dr. Andreas Eichhorn (Geodetic Institute, TU Darmstadt)               

Weblink: http://www.geodesy.tu-darmstadt.de/mss/personal/mitarbeiter_details_2115.de.jsp

                                                                                                                             

Personal details

 

 

Name:   

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Andreas Eichhorn

March 15, 1967 

Bad Hersfeld, Germany

German

Single

Sel. professional skills

 

2008 - now Head of the dept. Geodetic Measurement Systems and Sensor Technology at TU Darmstadt

2003 - 2008

University Assistant at Institute of Geodesy & Geophysics, Engineering Geodesy (Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. H. Kahmen) at TU Vienna

2008 - now

- Project KASIP: Development of knowledge-based alarm systems for landslides with calibrated numerical slope models

2005 - 2008

- Project WiKAF: indoor/outdoor pedestrian navigation with multisensor integration using Kalman-filtering and knowledge-based systems

2004 - 2006

- Research activities on knowledge-based systems for quality control of  tacheometric positioning in tunneling (in cooperation with geotechnical industry, finished)

2003 - 2006

- International EU-project OASYS (finished), focus: investigation of landslide processes with calibrated geomechanical models

1996 - 2002

Research Assistant at Institute for Applications of Geodesy to Engineering (Prof. Dr.-Ing. W. Möhlenbrink) at Univ. of Stuttgart

2000 - 2002

- Project: multi-sensor integration for car navigation (in cooperation with DaimlerChrysler AG)

1999 - 2002

- Research activities in the fields of dynamic deformation models and system identification with adaptive Kalman-filtering

1996 - 1999

- Project manager: high resolution digital terrain models of test road surfaces (in cooperation with DaimlerChrysler AG)

Studies

 

July 2004

PHD, topic: “Ein Beitrag zur Identifikation von dynamischen Strukturmodellen mit Methoden der adaptiven Kalman-Filterung“, Univ. of Stuttgart, supervisor: Prof. Wolfgang Möhlenbrink

July 1996

Diploma thesis: “Ellipsoidische Effekte beim fixen geodätischen Randwertproblem”, Univ. of Karlsruhe, supervisor: Prof. Bernhard Heck

1990 - 1996

Studies in “Geodesy” at Univ. of Karlsruhe

Graduation as “Dipl.-Ing. für Vermessungswesen“ ("with honours")

“Tulla medal” and “Bilfinger & Berger prize” of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Surveying, Univ. of Karlsruhe

1988 - 1990

Studies in “Electrical Engineering”, Univ. of Karlsruhe

Practical studies

 

July 1990 - Sept. 1990

Practical studies in “Geodesy”, National Land Surveying Office, Karlsruhe

July 1988 - Sept. 1988

Practical studies in “Electrical Engineering”, Siemens AG, Bad Hersfeld

Oct. 1987 - June 1988

Material research work, Babcock-BSH AG, Bad Hersfeld

Schools

 

1986 - 1987

Military service, Hessisch-Lichtenau

1977 - 1986

Grammar school, Bad Hersfeld: maturum

1973 - 1977

Elementary school, Bad Hersfeld

Memberships

 

 

National delegate, FIG 5: Positioning and Measurement

Member IAG working group 4.2.2: Dynamic Monitoring of Buildings

Member IAG working group 4.2.3: Application of Knowledge-based Systems in Engineering Geodesy

Member of German Association of Surveyors (DVW)

Member of Austrian Society for Surveying and Geoinformation (OVG)

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CV from Prof. Dr. Ewald Tentschert (Engineering Geology, TU Vienna)          

Weblink: http://www.ig.tuwien.ac.at/team/institutsleitung/ewald-tentschert.html

                                                                                                                          

Personal details

Name:

Date of birth:

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Marital status:

Tentschert, Ewald Hans

September 22, 1947

Graz / Steiermark

Austrian

Married, 3 children

Sel. professional skills

Since 1998 o. Univ.-Prof. at Institute for Engineering Geology, TU Vienna

1998 - 1999

- Rock quality and concrete consumption (Kaponig tunnel, Austria)

1999 - 2000

- Rockfall Eiblschrofen, Austria: evaluation of research methods

1998 - date

- Consultant for engineering geology: stability analysis of rock faces, hydrogeological studies for water supply, etc.

2000 - date

- Partner in EU project: propagation of landslides and rockfalls

2001 - date

- Feasibility studies for a TBM (tunnel boring machine) tunnelling in the “Wienerwald Basistunnel”

1974 - 1998 Engineering geologist at TIWAG-Tiroler Wasserkraftwerke AG

1989 - 1997

- Hydrogeological investigations for the “Wasserversorgungskonzept Tirol”, creation of a hydrogeological literature database, compilation of digital groundwater maps for Tirol, compilation of final reports

1993 - 1994

- Creeping slopes in the region of Gepatsch: supervision and analysis of probing, geological analysis of the movements

1988 - 1998

- Power plant Langkampfen (Kufstein): preliminary investigations, consulting and documentation, preservation of evidence

1988 - 1992

- Probing, consulting and planning of redevelopment work at the bearings of Bächental dam (Karwendel)

1987 - 1990

- Power plant Heinfels (Eastern Tirol): preliminary investigations and consulting

1982 - 1997

- Eng. geological investigations for planning and construction of several small power plants in Tirol

1982 / 83

- Geological consulting and analysis of probing and injections at power plant Kaunertal

1981- 1989

- Project Drau power plant Strassen-Amlach: eng. geological mapping, prognosis, consulting

1979 - 1986

- Project Inn barrage Ovella Ried

1977 - 1979

- Eng. geological pilot studies for Ötz-project (Tirol, 3 dams and 35 km tunnel)

1974 - 1981

- Power plant group Sellrain-Silz: control in construction process

Studies

1974 PhD: degree (Dr. phil.) in geology & mineralogy/petrography at the University of Innsbruck
1967 - 1974 Studies in mineralogy, petrography and geology in Innsbruck
1967 Studies in law in Linz

Schools

1966 - 1967 Military Service in Salzburg/Hörsching OÖ
1957 - 1966 2. Bundesrealgymnasium Linz, OÖ
1953 - 1957 Primary school in Leonding, OÖ

Sel. memberships

Member of the Austrian Society for Geomechanics (ÖGG): vice president and head of the section engineering geology

Member of the International Association of Engineering Geology and Environment (IAEG): chairman of the Austrian national group

Board member of the Austrian Geological Society (ÖGS)

Member of the International Society of Rock Mechanics (ISRM)

Member of the Austrian Committee on Large Dams (Auscold)

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CV from Dr. Alexander Preh (Engineering Geology, TU Vienna)                         

Weblink: http://www.ig.tuwien.ac.at/team/wissenschaftliches-personal/alexander-preh.html

                                                                                                                          

Personal details

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Date of birth:

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Nationality:  

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Preh, Alexander

April 4, 1968

Vienna, Austria

Austrian

Single

Professional skills

        2008 - now Project KASIP: Development of knowledge-based alarm systems for landslides with calibrated numerical slope models
        2008 Earthflow Gschliefgraben , Upper Austria :  Numerical analysis for the Austrian Service for Torrent and Avalanche Control
        2007 - now Research Project “Runout-distance of rock fall processes in open pit mines”: Cooperation with the Federal Ministry of Labour Social Affairs and Consumer Protection (BMASK), department of employee protection
        2007 - now Innovative Project TU Wien (project partner): Geotechnical prognosis ahead of a tunnel boring machine by the use of SWD and machine data
        2007 Åknes landslide: Assessment of the runout using PFC3D, Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI): Åknes/Tafjord project
        2006 - 2007 Member of the Austrian Standards Institute,    Committee PG 023.01, Preparation of Eurocode 7: Geotechnical design – Part 1: General rules – National specifications concerning ÖNORM EN 1997-1 and national supplements
2004 - now University Assistant at Institute for Engineering Geology (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ewald Tentschert) at TU Vienna  
        2001 - 2004 International EU-Project IMIRILAND: Impact of Large Landslides in the Mountain Environment:  Identification and Mitigation of Risk
2001 - 2004 Research assistant (Phd student) at Institute for Engineering Geology, (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ewald Tentschert) at TU Vienna
        1999 - 2000 Rockfall Eiblschrofen, Tyrol , Austria : Numerical analysis for the Austrian Service for Torrent and Avalanche Control

Studies

2004

PhD thesis: Models for landslide behaviour with large displacements by the Particle Flow Code (PFC)

2000

Graduation to Dipl.-Ing. (M. Sc., Civil Engineering)
1987 Final exam at the Federal Secondary College of Civil Engineering, HTBLuVA Wien III, Vienna
Awards
2000 ÖGG Award (Austrian Society for Geomechanics)
2005 Leopold Müller Award
Sel. memberships
Member of the Austrian Society for Geomechanics (ÖGG)

Member of the International Society of Rock Mechanics (ISRM)

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CV from Dr. Christian Zangerl (AlpS GmbH)                          

Weblink: http://www.alps-gmbh.com

 

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CV from Dipl.-Ing. Volker Buhl (Geodetic Institute, TU Darmstadt)                        

Weblink: http://www.geodesy.tu-darmstadt.de/mss/personal/mitarbeiter_details_2120.de.jsp

                                                                                                                          

Personal details

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Date of birth:

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Buhl, Volker

December 24, 1976

Langen (Hessen), Germany

German

Single

Professional skills

Since 2008 Research Assistent at the Geodetic Institute, Section Geodetic Measurement Systems and Sensor Technology, TU Darmstadt

2008 - now

- Project KASIP: Development of knowledge-based alarm systems for landslides with calibrated numerical slope models

2006 - 2008

Site engineer for surveying, 

TPI Vermessungsgesellschaft, Dreieich

2004 - 2005

Team leader, surveyor, 

survey work: real estate cadastre, GPS,

Amt für Bodenmanagement (Land Registry Office), Homberg/Efze

2002 - 2004

Trainee for Civil Service Career,

Surveying and Cadastral Administration of Hessen,

Hessisches Landesvermessungsamt, Wiesbaden

Studies

2001

Diploma thesis: “Statistische Untersuchung des Zusammenhangs zwischen gravimetrischen Erdgezeitenresiduen und Änderungen von GPS-Basislinien"

1996 - 2001

Studies in "Geodesy" at TU Darmstadt

Graduation as "Dipl.-Ing. für Vermessungswesen"

Schools

1993 - 1996 Grammar school, Bruchköbel: maturum
1987 - 1993 Comprehensive school, Nidderau
1983 - 1987 Primary school, Nidderau

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CV from DI Kurt Mair am Tinkhof (Eng. Geology, TU Vienna)                         

Weblink: http://www.ig.tuwien.ac.at/team/wissenschaftliches-personal/kurt-mair-am-tinkhof.html

                                                                                                                            

Personal details

Name:

Date of birth:

Place of birth:

Nationality:  

Marital status:

Mair am Tinkhof, Kurt

August 13, 1982

Bruneck, Italy

Italian

Single

Professional skills

Since 04/2009 Project assistant (PhD student) at Institute for Engineering Geology (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ewald Tentschert) at TU Vienna

Since 04/2009

- Project KASIP: Development of knowledge-based alarm systems for landslides with calibrated numerical slope models

02/2008 - 02/2009

ILF Consulting Engineers ZT Gesmbh, Vienna

Project management in structural engineering

Studies

11/2007

Diploma thesis: “Numerische Untersuchung von Felsmassenstürzen vom Roten Kögele am Hallstätter Salzberg mittels PFC3D", 

TU Vienna, Institute for Engineering Geology

10/2001 - 11/2007

Studies in Civil Engineering at TU Vienna

Graduation as Dipl.-Ing. (M.Sc.)

Schools

09/1998 - 06/2001 Oberschule für Geometer "Peter Anich", Bozen
09/1996 - 06/1998 Gewerbeoberschule, Bruneck

 

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CV from Dipl.-Geophys. Thilo Schmalz (Engineering Geodesy, TU Vienna)        

Weblink: http://info.tuwien.ac.at/ingeo/?q=at/node/43

                                                                                                                              

Personal details

Name:

Date of birth:

Place of birth:

Nationality:  

Marital status:

Schmalz, Thilo

January 23, 1979

Gießen, Germany

German

Single

Professional skills

Since 2008

Project assistant (phd student) at Institute of Geodesy & Geophysics, Engineering Geodesy (Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. A. Wieser) at TU Vienna  

2008 - now

- Project KASIP: Development of knowledge-based alarm systems for landslides with calibrated numerical slope models

Studies

October 2007

Diploma thesis: “1D-Laterally Constraint Inversion radiomagnetotellurischer Daten aus Messgebieten in Dänemark und Rumänien”, Univ. of Cologne, Inst. of Geophysics and Meteorology

2004 - 2005 Studies abroad (Geophysics) at NTNU Trondheim, Norway

1999 - 2007

Studies in "Geophysics" at University of Cologne

Graduation as "Dipl.-Geophysicist" 

Schools

1998 - 1999

Military Service

1989 - 1998

Grammar school, Meerbusch: maturum

1986 - 1989

Elementary school, Meerbusch

1985 - 1986

Elementary school, Bad Homburg

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