Prof. Dr. Peter Molnar

Prof. Dr.  Peter Molnar

Prof. Dr. Peter Molnar

Institut für Umweltingenieurwiss.

HIL D 23.1

Stefano-Franscini-Platz 5

8093 Zürich

Switzerland

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Additional information

Course Catalogue

Autumn Semester 2022

Number Unit
102-0004-00L Introduction into Environmental Engineering
102-0287-00L River Basin Erosion
102-0468-10L Watershed Modelling
102-0515-01L Environmental Engineering Seminars

Education

> PhD, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado, USA (2001)
> MSc, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado, USA (1996)
> Dipl Eng, Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia (1992)
> MSc Thesis, Wageningen Agricultural Univ., Netherlands (1991)

Research Interests

> River basin water and sediment dynamics
> Precipitation: data analysis and stochastic modelling
> Fluvial systems: river networks and riparian systems
> Geomorphic processes in mountain streams

Teaching at ETH

> River Basin Erosion, 3 ECTS, Fall Semester
> Watershed Modelling, 6 ECTS, Fall Semester
> Golden Owl Award
 by students for best teacher in D-BAUG (2011)

Academic and Science Profile

> Research and Publication Profile on external pageResearchGate
> Citation profile on external pageGoogle Scholar
> Exploratory Workshop Complexity in Geomorphology (June 2015)
> Int. Workshop UrbanRain Precipitation in Urban Areas (Dec 2018)

Main research domains & projects

HYDROLOGICAL RESEARCH

BASIN SEDIMENT CASCADES

HYDROCLIMATIC ANALYSIS AND MODELLING

EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT

PhD Students and Guests

> Jessica Droujko, ETH Grants, SEDIMENT MONITORING
> Mosisa Wakjira, E4D, Rainfed Agriculture Ethiopia
> Stefan Fugger, WSL-ETH 2019-2023
> Marin Kneib, WSL-ETH 2019-2023
> Jacob Hirschberg, WSL-ETH, SEDIMENT CASCADES
> Elena Leonarduzzi, LANDSLIDES
> Marius Floriancic, PhD 2019
> Thodoris Mastrotheodoros, PhD 2019
> Anna Costa, PhD 2018
> Dr. Reza Modarres, visiting scientist, summer 2018
> Matteo Saletti, PhD 2016, now at University of British Columbia
> Katarina Dzubakova, visiting PhD student 2013
> Athanasios Paschalis, PhD 2013, now at Imperial College
> Georgie Bennett, PhD 2013, now at University of Exeter
> Dr. Ladislav Gaal, visiting Postdoc 2012-2013

BOLD ARE CURRENT PHD STUDENTS

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