jonas wicky

 

Phone: +41 26 300 92 40 | Fax: +41 26 300 97 46

E-mail: jonas.wicky(at)unifr.ch

Office: 231

Function: PhD Student


Personal Info

Academic Qualification

Since 2017         
PHD Student, University of Fribourg
2012 – 2015 
Master of Science in Physical Geography at the University of Fribourg
2008 – 2012

Bachelor of Science in Geography at the University of Fribourg

2004 – 2008
Matura at Kollegium Sankt Michael in Fribourg

 

Professional Experiences

2016 - 2017       
Research assistant PERMOS Office, Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF & University of Fribourg
2016  
Graduate assistant at the Institute of Geography, University of Fribourg
2015 - 2016

Technical employee at Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL. Unit Stand Dynamics and Silviculture.

Research

  •  Mountain permafrost
  •  Numerical permafrost modelling

Projects

Current Projects

MODAIRCAP - Air circulation and energy fluxes in the coarse debris layer of high Alpine permafrost sites (SNF project n° 200021_169499)

Publications

Publications in international journals, proceedings and books with peer review process

Wicky, J. and Hauck, C. (2017). Numerical modelling of convective heat transport by air flow in permafrost talus slopes, The Cryosphere, 11, 1311-1325, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1311-2017.

 

Conference Abstracts

Wicky, J. and Hauck, C. (2016).  Numerical modelling of convective heat transport by air flow in permafrost-rich talus slopes. ICOP 2016, Potsdam, Germany (Poster).

Hilbich, C., Mollaret, C., Perrenoud, J., Wicki, A., Wicky, J., Hauck, C., Arenson, L., and Wainstein, P. (2016). Ground ice distribution and volumetric content in rock glaciers in the Chilean
Andes – a comparison of geophysical data and ground truth from boreholes.
ICOP 2016, Potsdam, Germany (Poster).

 

 

Theses & other publications

Wicky,  J. (2015). Numerische Modellierung von konvektiver Wärmeübertragung durch Luftflüsse in permafrostreichen Blockhalden. Master thesis. Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg. link 

Wicky, J. (2012).  Permafrostdegradation in den Alpen. Eine Modellstudie am Schilthorn. Bachelor thesis. Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg. link 

 

 

Soil moisture data for the validation of permafrost models using direct and indirect measurement approaches at three alpine sites


 

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