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Bernhard Zagel Senior Scientist | Division Head | Lecturer
  • Z_GIS | Hellbrunner St. 34 | NaWi Faculty Building
  • 5020 Salzburg - Austria
Tel:
+43 (0)662 8044 7532
Fax:
+43 (0)662 8044 182
Bernhard.Zagel@sbg.ac.at www.zgis.at

Academic and Professional Functions

Research Interests

Applied Geoinformatics | GIS-T | Sustainable Transportation | Networks and Spatial Analysis | Climate Friendly Research | Long Term Ecosystem Research - LTER | Glacier Monitoring

About Me

My research addresses two broad topics: sustainable urban mobility and glacier monitoring in the context of climate change:

I am interested in the geospatial dimensions of transportation and the implications of human mobility and accessibility for sustainable transportation and livable communities in the smart city context. My main approach to questions of mobility and sustainability is the development and application of GIS and spatial analysis techniques to extract information from mobility and geospatial data.
Learn more: gimobility.zgis.at

I have a long-standing interest in high mountain research and glacier monitoring.
Glaciers are highly sensitive indicators of past and present climate change. Their current area and volume are a response to both near-term and long-term changes in both temperature and precipitation. Because glaciers are important indicators of past and future climatic changes, Z_GIS in cooperation with Land Salzburg coordinates the LTER (Long Term Ecological Research) master site Oberes Stubachtal, located in the National Park Hohe Tauern. Together with colleagues from ÖAW Innsbruck and others we collect field data, analyze and store our results in different global glacier inventory databases.
Learn more: lter-stubachtal.sbg.ac.at

 

 

Contact and Profiles

Postal address

University of Salzburg
Interfaculty Department of Geoinformatics - Z_GIS
Hellbrunner St 34
5020 Salzburg, Austria

Office tel:+43 662 8044-7532
Dept. tel: +43 662 8044-7502
Fax: +43 662 8044-182
Skype: bzagel

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    Tuesday, 26 March, 19:00 in the SN Saal, Karolingerstraße 40, Salzburg: VIP Alumni Talk.
    An important graduate of our university is a guest at the 3rd "Alumni Talk": Dr. Wolfgang Eder, CEO voestalpine AG, talks to Editor-in-Chief Manfred Perterer (Salzburger Nachrichten) about his career. Afterwards the Alumni Club invites attendees for a glass of wine.
    Beginning 6 March through 26 June, Wednesdays at 18:00, Unipark Nonntal
    PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES // From 6 March to 26 June, 2019, the lecture series "Literary and Cultural History of Polemics" will take place on Wednesdays at 18.00 - 19.30h in the Unipark Nonntal with lecturers from different disciplines. // www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/de/kunstpolemik
    From 29 July 29 to 30 August, 2019, the Kinderbüro of the University of Salzburg will again offer summer care in the premises of the Faculty of Natural Sciences. Children between the ages of 3 and 10 are looked after by experienced pedagogues.
    The (English-language) seminar on “Transnational Supply Chains and Domestic Human Rights Litigation” deals with legal questions that arise when human rights abuses in transnational supply chains give rise to domestic law suits.
    On 28 and 29 March, the symposium by Dr. Robert R. Junker, Life Sciences, in cooperation with the DSPs "Dynamic Mountain Environments" and "Statistics and Applied Data Science" will take place. This is the kick-off event of the START Project (FWF) "Successional Generation of Functional Multidiversity".
    "Designing professional development of teachers to support domain specific thinking in history education"
    Dr. Eric Driscoll will speak on "The American School of Classical Studies at Athens”, Tuesday, 9 April, 2019, at 13:15 - Residenzplatz 1 Stiege 4, SR 1.42.
    Announcement of the INAUGURAL LECTURES by Univ.-Prof. Dr. András Jakab, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Reinhard Klaushofer and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schmid - Department of Public Law, International and European Law.
    Lecture Series „Erziehungswissenschaftliche Migrationsforschung in vergleichender Perspektive“. Opening Event on 9 April, 2019, 17:15 to 18:45, HS 1 (Thomas Bernhard) Unipark.
    The Paris Lodron University Salzburg, together with the Bowling Green State University, Ohio, has organized the annual Austrian Studies Association Conference in the USA from 11 to 14 April, 2019. This year's conference hosts are Bowling Green State University and the University of Salzburg. They celebrate their 50-year partnership.
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  • 25.03.19 Writing a Riot: Documenting Feminist Histories Using Zines
    26.03.19 FWF INFORMATIONSTAG 2019
    27.03.19 20 Jahre ÖZBF – Einblicke in das Aufgabenfeld der Begabtenförderung und Begabungsforschung in Österreich
    27.03.19 subnetTALK: Aquatocene (Vortragssprache EN)
    27.03.19 Sprachwandel R/Evolution von unsichtbarer Hand ?
    27.03.19 Baltasar Gracián und die Polemik um barocke Wortkunst
    28.03.19 Roboter: Meine neuen besten Freunde!?
    29.03.19 Protestkommunikation: Umstrittene Legitimität politischer Öffentlichkeit in digitalen und urbanen Räumen
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    30.03.19 Protestkommunikation: Umstrittene Legitimität politischer Öffentlichkeit in digitalen und urbanen Räumen
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