Severin Hohensinner

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Contact data
Phone (office/work): 
+43 1 47654 5209
Your Organization
Your work address
Name of Institute: 
Institute of Hydrobiology & Aquatic Ecosystem Management
Researcher's Profile
Your research interests
SH3_02 - Environmental change and society
SH3_10 - Urbanization, cities and rural areas
SH3_12 - Geo-information and spatial data analysis
SH6_01 - Archaeology, archaeometry, landscape archaeology
LS8_01 - Ecology (theoretical, community, population, microbial, evolutionary ecology)
LS8_04 - Biodiversity, comparative biology
PE6_08 - Computer graphics, computer vision, multi media, computer games
PE10_12 - Sedimentology, soil science, palaeontology, earth evolution
PE10_13 - Physical geography
PE10_17 - Hydrology, water and soil pollution
Research fields: 
Historical river morphology
A short presentation of yourself: 
Severin Hohensinner, graduate engineer (DI, 1996) and PhD in landscape ecology/planning at the Institute of Hydrobiology & Aquatic Ecosystem Management (IHG), BOKU is senior researcher at the IHG since 2001. His specific expertise is the reconstruction and modelling of historical river/floodplain hydromorphology and fluvial dynamics with special emphasis on the Austrian Danube. He has been involved in several interdisciplinary projects in the fields of river landscape planning, aquatic/vegetation ecology and environmental history. Dr. Hohensinner is member of the Centre for Environmental History (ZUG) at IFF, Alpen-Adria University Klagenfurt (2011).

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