Deutsch Intern
    Physical Geography and Soil Science

    Dr. Thomas KREUZER

    Tel.: +49 931 31-80740
    Fax: +49 931 31-807400

    Institute of Geography and Geology
    Working group Physical Geography and Soil Science
    Am Hubland
    97074 Wuerzburg

    Campus Hubland South
    Geography Building
    Room 224

    • Natural hazards
    • Artificial intelligence
    • Slope stability simulations
    • Landslide inventories
    • Spatial statistics

    Project bundle: Inclusive and Integrated Multi-Hazard Risk Management and Engagement of Volunteers to INCREASE Societal Resilience in Times of Changing Climates

    Project bundle: Climate change and extreme events

    • subproject
      Landslides under climate change conditions (LASLI)
    • funding
      Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
    • duration
      03/2020 - 02/2023
    • project leader
      Prof. Dr. Uwe Ulbrich, Freie Universität Berlin
      Prof. Dr. Bodo Damm, Universität Vechta
    • project staff
      Dr. Katrin Nissen, Freie Universität Berlin
      Dr. Thomas Kreuzer (assoziiert)
    • further information
    • contact
      Dr. Martina Wilde

    Landslide Database for the Federal Republic of Germany - a Tool for Process and Landslide Impact Research and Web-based Knowledge Transfer

    • German Research Foundation (DA 452/5-1 and 5-2)
    • Ministry for Science of Lower Saxony (MWK 76ZN1504 2016-2020)
    duration 2015 - 2020
    project leader Prof. Dr. Bodo Damm, University of Vechta
    contact Thomas Kreuzer, M.Sc.

    since 2021
    Research associate, Physical Geography, University of Würzburg

    2018 – 2020
    Research associate, Applied Physical Geography, University of Vechta

    2017 – 2022
    Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) in Applied Physical Geography at University of  Vechta; dissertation: “Integrated landslide inventory systems: technical implementation and automation methods”

    2015 – 2018
    Technical employee, Applied Physical Geography, University of Vechta

    2012 – 2015
    Master program in Applied Physical Geography at University of Würzburg, master thesis: “Critical slip surface search with Bézier curves”

    2008 – 2012
    Bachelor’s degree in Geography at University of Würzburg; bachelor thesis: “Sedimentology of the «Dunes de Biville»

    Nissen, K. M., Rupp, S., Kreuzer, T. M., Guse, B., Damm, B. & Ulbrich, U. (2022). Quantification of meteorological conditions for rockfall triggers in Germany. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 22, 2117–2130

    Kreuzer T. M., Damm B. & Terhorst B. (2022). Quantitative Assessment of Information Quality in Textual Sources for Landslide Inventories. Landslides, 19, 505–513

    Kreuzer, T. M. & Damm, B. (2020). Automated Digital Data Acquisition for Landslide Inventories. Landslides, 17(9), 2205–2215.

    Jäger, D., Kreuzer, T., Wilde, M., Bemm, S. & Terhorst, B. (2018). A Spatial Database for Landslides in Northern Bavaria: A Methodological Approach. Geomorphology, 306, 283–291.

    Kreuzer, T. M., Wilde, M., Terhorst, B. & Damm, B. (2017). A Landslide Inventory System as a Base for Automated Process and Risk Analyses. Earth Science Informatics, 10(4), 507–515.

    Wohlers, A., Kreuzer, T. & Damm, B. (2017). Case Histories for the Investigation of Landslide Repair and Mitigation Measures in NW Germany. In K. Sassa, M. Mikǒs & Y. Yin (Hrsg.), Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides (S. 519–525). Springer International Publishing.

    Klose, M., Damm, B. & Kreuzer, T. (2016). Landslide Hazards and Systems Analysis: A Central European Perspective. EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, 18, EPSC2016–11344.

    MACHE, Lukas (2021):
    Historische und Geoelektrische Untersuchung der Morphologie des Oberen Muschelkalks am Nikolausberg, Würzburg
    Supervisor: Thomas Kreuzer, M.Sc.

    NIESLONY, Marco (2021):
    Analyse und Evaluation des Programms "Scoops 3D" anhand dessen Berechnung der Hangstabilität am Beispiel Sulzbürg, Bayern
    Supervisor: Thomas Kreuzer, M.Sc.