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Prof. Dr. Kurosch Thuro

Research Interests

  • Landslides: Recording (hazard mapping), monitoring (development of early warning systems), analysis (modeling and simulation), risk management & hazard zoning
  • Dealing with natural hazards: Risk management & early warnings
  • Tunneling: Performance and wearing prognosis for excavability in solid and loose rock, specifically for tunnel advances with tunnel boring machines (TBM) and roadheaders as well as for conventional drilling & blasting
  • Geotechnical and petrographic characterization of unconsolidated and solid rocks by means of laboratory tests