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Water security in the Syr Darya Basin

Wegerich, Kai; Van Rooijen, Daniel; Soliev, Ilkhom; Mukhamedova, Nozilakhon (2015)

The importance of water security has gained prominence on the international water agenda, but the focus seems to be directed towards water demand. An essential element of water security is the func...

The costs of benefit sharing

Soliev, Ilkhom; Wegerich, Kai; Kazbekov, Jusipbek (2015)

Ongoing discussions on water-energy-food nexus generally lack a historical perspective and more rigorous institutional analysis. Scrutinizing a relatively mature benefit sharing approach in the con...

Public economics and climate change mitigation

Siegmeier, Jan (2017)

Climate change mitigation under the recent Paris Agreement is based on voluntary, `nationally determined contributions'. Thus, it is crucial to identify and understand all relevant domestic incenti...

Automated spatiotemporal landslide mapping over large areas using RapidEye time series data

Behling, Robert; Roessner, Sigrid; Kaufmann, Hermann; Kleinschmit, Birgit (2014)

In the past, different approaches for automated landslide identification based on multispectral satellite remote sensing were developed to focus on the analysis of the spatial distribution of lands...

Robust automated image co-registration of optical multi-sensor time series data

Behling, Robert; Roessner, Sigrid; Segl, Karl; Kleinschmit, Birgit; Kaufmann, Hermann (2014)

Reliable multi-temporal landslide detection over longer periods of time requires multi-sensor time series data characterized by high internal geometric stability, as well as high relative and absol...

Öffentliche Grünanlagen der 1950er- und 1960er-Jahre – Qualitäten neu entdecken : Projektbericht

(2016)

Der Projektbericht des anderhalbjährigen Forschungs- und Vermittlungsprojektes "Nachhaltig gut – Das Stadtgrün der Nachkriegsmoderne", das mit Förderung der Deutschen Bundesstiftung Umwelt durchgef...

Organic-inorganic interactions in siliciclastic oil reservoirs, North Sea

Mu, Nana (2017)

Sandstones are important reservoir rocks for a variety of fluids. Their properties, such as porosity and permeability, which are crucial factors for petroleum production, primarily depend on deposi...

Oil retention and migration in the Barnett, Posidonia, and Niobrara shales

Han, Yuanjia (2017)

Given the current shale oil boom in U.S., the primary objective of this dissertation is to clarify the factors controlling retention and migration of oil in selected shale ”plays”. With reference t...

Sprache – Schrift – Architektur

Zhou, Hao (2017)

Die traditionelle Architektur in China hat seine einzigartigen Merkmale in Raum, Konzepte und Ornamente. Diese Merkmale sind auch in der Art und Weise des Entwurfsdenkens in der modernen Architektu...

Enhancing citizen engagement in urban planning processes through mobile participation (mParticipation)

Fathejalali, Arman (2017)

The Internet as a low-threshold communication channel provides the possibilities to exchange knowledge, communicate with each other and act outside of the traditional frameworks to nearly everybody...

Catching two European birds with one renewable stone

Creutzig, Felix; Goldschmidt, Jan Christoph; Lehman, Paul; Schmid, Eva; Blücher, Felix von; Breyer, Christian; Fernandez Milan, Blanca; Jakob, Michael; Knopf, Brigitte; Lohrey, Steffen; Susca, Tiziana; Wiegandt, Konstantin (2014)

The threat of climate change and other risks for ecosystems and human health require a transition of the energy system from fossil fuels towards renewable energies and higher efficiency. The Europe...

Stakeholder involvement in sustainability science

Mielke, Jahel; Vermaßen, Hannah; Ellenbeck, Saskia; Fernandez Milan, Blanca; Jaeger, Carlo (2016)

Discussions about the opening of science to society have led to several developments: New fields of sustainability science and transformative research have emerged and the "megatrend" of stakeholde...

Participatory design in transit-oriented development uncovers social benefits

Fernandez Milan, Blanca; Creutzig, Felix (2016)

Transit-oriented development (TOD) tackles multiple challenges simultaneously and fosters sustainable urban development. Low-carbon intensity transport modes help mitigating climate change, enhance...

Determining rotational elements of planetary bodies

Burmeister, Steffi (2017)

Die Rotationselemente eines planetaren Körpers geben seine Orientierung im Raum in Bezug auf den internationalen Himmelsreferenzrahmen (engl. ICRF) an. Sie sind notwendig für die Berechnung von Kon...

Strategic environmental assessment for better flood planning in Pakistan

Hameed, Kiran (2017)

In this thesis, a possible protocol has been developed using Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) in Pakistan for better flood management planning. The aim of the study was to streamline the en...

How participatory planning processes for transit-oriented development contribute to social sustainability

Fernandez Milan, Blanca (2015)

Transit-oriented development (TOD) is a relatively recent neighbourhood development concept associated with the three dimensions of urban sustainability (environmental, economic and social). Tradit...

A systematic framework of location value taxes reveals dismal policy design in most European countries

Milan Fernandez, Blanca; Kapfer, David; Creutzig, Felix (2016)

Location values have long been recognized as an attractive instrument to raise municipal revenues. First, they increase fiscal efficiency and equability compared to traditional property taxes. Seco...

Municipal policies accelerated urban sprawl and public debts in Spain

Fernandez Milan, Blanca; Creutzig, Felix (2016)

Urban form and resource consumption co-evolve dynamically with public finances. While in compact urban settlements public service is provided more efficiently, and in larger amounts per surface are...

Water security in an urbanized world

Fernandez Milan, Blanca (2016)

Ensure access to water and sanitation for all is one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) recently recognized at the international community. The combination of natural constraints, populati...

Reducing urban heat wave risk in the 21st century

Fernandez Milan, Blanca; Creutzig, Felix (2015-09-05)

Global warming increases the frequency, intensity and duration of heat waves, particularly endangering urban populations. However, the health risks of heat waves are distributed unequally between p...