Dr. Annemarie Müller

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Dr. Annemarie Müller
Scientific colaborator

Department Urban & Environmental Sociology
Helmholtz Centre
of Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Dr. Annemarie Müller

Annemarie Ebert

Working groups

Working Group Urban & Regional Research

Environmental Risks and Extreme Events


Research Interests

  • Stakeholder involvement and innovation research
  • Risk communication
  • Resilience and risk preparedness
  • Vulnerability and risk studies
  • GIS and urban remote sensing

Professional and Academic Career

since 11/2016

01/2016 to 10/2016

07/2014 to 12/2015

10/2012 to 06/2014

11/2010 to 09/2012

10/2007 to 10/2010

Scientific collaborator at Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (ANYWHERE, Lead of WP1)

Parental leave

Scientific collaborator at Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (TACTIC, Project Coordination)

Parental leave

Scientific collaborator at Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (CAS)

PhD Student at Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ (RHM)

09/2003 to 05/2004

TASSEP-scholarship for university exchange at Dalhousie University of Halifax, NS, Canada

2000 to 2006

Geography studies at Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, Germany (FSU), Major subjects: Geoinformatics and Physical Geography


Current projects

ANYWHERE: EnhANcing emergencY management and response to extreme WeatHER and climate Events

Project "ANYWHERE"


Previous projects

TACTIC: Tools, methods and training for communities and society to better prepare for a crisis
Project "TACTIC"

CAS: The assessment of the impacts and consequences of climate change on land use
Project "Climate Adaptation Santiago"

Risk Habitat Megacity
Project "RHM" 



Publications


ISI Publications

Shreve, C., Begg, C., Fordham, M. & Müller, A. (2016): Operationalizing risk perception and preparedness behavior research for a multi-hazard context. Environmental Hazards, 15,3,227-245.

Banzhaf, E., Reyes-Paecke, S., Müller, A. & Kindler, A. (2013): Do demographic and land-use changes contrast urban and suburban dynamics? A sophisticated reflection on Santiago de Chile. Habitat International 39, 179-191.

Krellenberg, K., Müller, A., Schwarz, A., Höfer, R. & Welz, J. (2013): Flood and heat hazards in the Metropolitan Region of Santiago de Chile and the socio-economics of exposure. Applied Geography, 38, 86-95.

Müller, A. (2013): Flood risks in a dynamic urban agglomeration: a conceptual and methodological assessment framework. Natural Hazards, 65, 3, 1931-1950. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-012-0453-5.

Müller, A. (Ebert, A.), Reiter, J. & Weiland, U. (2011): Assessment of urban vulnerability towards floods using an indicator-based approach – a case study for Santiago de Chile, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 11, 2107-2123, PDF download

Weiland, U., Kindler, A., Banzhaf, E., Ebert, A. & Reyes-Paecke, S. (2011): Indicators for Sustainable Land Use Management in Santiago de Chile. Ecological Indicators, 11, 5, 1074-1083, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2010.12.007

Ebert, A., Welz, J., Heinrichs, D., Krellenberg, K. & Hansjürgens, B. (2010): Socio-environmental change and flood risks: the case of Santiago de Chile, Erdkunde, 64, 4, 303-313.

Ebert, A., N. Kerle & Stein, A. (2009): Urban social vulnerability assessment with physical proxies and spatial metrics derived from air- and spaceborne imagery and GIS data. Natural Hazards, 48, 2, 275-294. PDF download

Books and Book Chapters

Müller, A. & Höfer, R. (2014): The Impacts of Climate and Land-Use Change on Flood and Heat Hazards, S. 107-126 In: Krellenberg, K. & Hansjürgens, B. (Eds.), Climate Adaptation Santiago, Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 216 p.

Kerle, N. & Müller, A. (2013): Megacities and natural hazards, p. 660-664 In: Bobrowsky, P.T. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Natural Hazards, Springer, 1135 p.

Müller, A. (2012): Areas at Risk - Concept and Methods for Urban Flood Risk Assessment. A case study of Santiago de Chile. Megacities and Global Change, Kraas, F., Heintzenberg, J., Herrle, P., & Kreibich, V. (eds), Bd. 3, Franz Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart, 265 p.

Banzhaf, E., Kindler, A., Müller, A., Metz, K., Reyes-Paecke, S. & Weiland, U. (2012): Land-use Change, Risk and Land-use Management, p. 127-154 In: Heinrichs, D., Krellenberg, K., Hansjürgens, B., & Martínez, F. (eds.): Risk Habitat Megacity. Springer.

Conference Proceedings

Ebert, A. & Höfer, R. (2010): Mapping urban vulnerability from a multi-hazard perspective, Extended abstract, Accepted for the publication of the proceedings of the GI-Forum Workshops: "Spatial assessment and analysis of vulnerability” of the 22nd AGIT-Symposium in Salzburg, Austria.

Ebert, A. & Müller, A. (2010): Bewertung von Vulnerabilität gegenüber Hochwasser in Santiago de Chile mithilfe einer dienstebasierten WebGIS-Anwendung, Reviewed paper, IN: J. Strobl, T. Blaschke & G. Griesebner (Hrsg.), Angewandte Geoinformatik 2010, Beiträge zum 22. AGIT-Symposium Salzburg, Wichmann Verlag, 840-849.

Ebert, A. & Müller, A. (2010): Offene, dienstebasierte GIS-Architekturen zur Kommunikation von Forschungsergebnissen am Beispiel eines Teilprojektes der internationalen Forschungsinitiative "Risk Habitat Megacity". In: Bill, R., Flach, G. Klammer, U. & C. Niemayer (eds.): GeoForum MV 2010 - Vernetzte Geodaten: vom Sensor zum Web, 9-15.

Ebert, A., Banzhaf, E. & McPhee, J. (2009): The influence of urban expansion on the flood hazard in Santiago de Chile. A modeling approach using remote sensing data.
Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event, May 20-22, 2009 Shanghai, China, ISBN 978-1-4244-3461-9.
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Höfer, R., Banzhaf, E., & Ebert, A. (2009): Delineation of urban structure types (UST) in a heterogeneous urban agglomeration with VHIR and TerraSAR-X.
Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event, May 20-22, 2009 Shanghai, China, ISBN 978-1-4244-3461-9.
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Ebert, A. & Kerle, N. (2008): Urban social vulnerability assessment using object - oriented analysis of remote sensing and GIS data : a case study for Tegucigalpa, Honduras. In: ISPRS 2008 : Proceedings of the XXI congress : Silk road for information from imagery : the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 3-11 July, Beijing, China. Comm. VII, WG VII/7. Beijing : ISPRS, 2008. pp. 1307-1311.
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Ebert, A., Kerle, N. & Stein, A. (2007): Remote sensing based
assessment of social vulnerability. In: Proceedings of the 5th international workshop on remote sensing applicaitons to natural hazards, 10-11 September 2007, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. :
George Washington University : The Space Policy Institute, 2007. art. 12. 7 p.
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Other publications

Krellenberg, K., Müller, A., Welz, J., García Soler, N., Bräutigam, K.-R., Kopfmüller, J., Lehn, H., Oertel, M., Quintero, A., Simon, L., Stelzer, V. & Harris, J. (2012): Plan de adaptación al cambio climático para la Región Metropolitana de Santiago de Chile. 63 pp. Leipzig: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research -— UFZ.

Krellenberg, K., Müller, A., Welz, J., García Soler, N., Bräutigam, K.-R., Kopfmüller, J., Lehn, H., Oertel, M., Quintero, A., Simon, L., Stelzer, V. & Harris, J. (2012): Manual de Implementación para el Plan de Adaptación al Cambio Climático para la RMS. 32 pp. Leipzig: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research -— UFZ.

Krellenberg, K., Müller, A., Welz, J., Bräutigam, K.-R., Kopfmüller, J., Lehn, H., Oertel, M., Simon, L., Stelzer, V. & Quintero, A. (2012): Pedro Aguirre Cerda. CAS. Material informativo municipal, 27 pp. Leipzig: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research -— UFZ.

Krellenberg, K., Müller, A., Welz, J., Nagel, J., Bräutigam, K.-R., Kopfmüller, J., Lehn, H., Quintero, A., Oertel, M., Simon, L., Stelzer, V. &  (2012): ClimaAdapataciónSantiago —CAS. Manual para profesionales. 35 pp. Leipzig: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research —- UFZ.

Müller, A. (Ebert, A.) & Reinstorf, F. (2011): Exploration of land-use scenarios for flood hazard modeling – the case of Santiago de Chile, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., 8, 3993-4024, doi:10.5194/hessd-8-3993-2011.

Kindler, A., Banzhaf, E., Ebert, A., Weiland, U. & Reyes, S. (2010): Sostenibilidad actual desde la perspectiva de la gestión del uso del suelo, In: Krellenberg, K., Kopfmüller, J. & Barton, J. ¿Qué grado de sostenibilidad presenta Santiago de Chile? Situación actual – Tendencias futuras – Medidas potenciales. Informe de la iniciativa de investigación Risk Habitat Megacity (2007-2011), UFZ-Report 04/2010, 17-19.

Ebert, A. & Helmschrot, J. (2004): An object-oriented classification approach for land use analysis of the Ruhuna Basin, Sri Lanka using Landsat ETM data. eCognition Application Note.