Bernd Etzelmüller

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Room 405
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Geocryology (Permafrost and glaciers)
  • Geomorphology, with focus on glacial and periglacial geomorphology
  • Geohazards
  • Geomorphometry (Digital terrain analysis)
  • GIS


Tags: Glaciology, Permafrost, Geomorphometry, Cryosphere, Geohazards, Geomorphology


Berthling, I. & Bernd Etzelmüller, 2007. Holocene rockwall retreat and the estimation of rock glacier age, Prins Karls Forland, Svalbard: Geografiska Annaler Series a-Physical Geography, v. 89A, p. 83-93.

Bernd Etzelmüller, Berthling, I. & Sollid, J.L., 2003. Aspects and Concepts on the Geomorphological Significance of Holocene Permafrost in Southern Norway. Geomorphology 52 (1-2), 87-104.

Bernd Etzelmüller, Berthling, I. & Ødegård, R.S., 2003. 1D-DC-resistivity depth soundings in high mountain areas of Southern Norway - a tool in permafrost investigations. - Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Suppl. Bind. 132: 19-36.

Bernd Etzelmüller &Hagen, J.O., 2004. Deglaciation. In  Encyclopedia of Geomorphology, Goudie A, Ed., Routledge, 233-237.

Bernd Etzelmüller &Hagen, J.O., 2005. Glacier permafrost interaction in arctic and alpine environments – examples from southern Norway and Svalbard. In: Harris, C. & Murton, J. (eds.). Cryospheric systems – Glaciers and Permafrost. British Geol. Soc., Spec. Publ. 242, 11-27.

Bernd Etzelmüller, Heggem, E.S.F., Sharkhuu, N., Frauenfelder, R., Kääb, A. & Goulden, C., 2006. Mountain permafrost distribution modeling using a multi-criteria approach in the Hövsgöl Area, northern Mongolia. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 17 (2): 91-104.

Bernd Etzelmüller, Farbrot, H., Guðmundsson, Á., Humlum, O., Tveito, O.E. & Björnsson, H., 2007, The regional distribution of mountain permafrost in Iceland: Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, v. 18, p. 185-199.

Bernd Etzelmüller, Romstad, B. & Fjellanger, J., 2007, Automatic regional classification of topography in Norway: Norwegian Journal of Geology - Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, v. 87, p. 167-180.

Farbrot, H., Bernd Etzelmüller, Gudmundsson, A., Schuler, T.V., Eiken, T., Humlum, O. & Björnsson, H., 2007, Thermal characteristics and impact of climate change on mountain permafrost in Iceland: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 112, p. F03S90, doi:10.1029/2006JF000541.

Fjellanger, J. & Bernd Etzelmüller, 2003. Stepped palaeosurfaces in southern Norway - interpretation of DEM-derived topographic profiles. Norsk Geografisk Tidskrift, 57(2): 102-110.

Gabrielsen, R.H., Faleide J.I., Pascal, C., Braathen, A., Nystuen J.P., Bernd Etzelmüller & O'Donnell, S., 2010. Latest Caledonian to Present tectonomorphological development of southern Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology 27, 709-723.

Heggem, E.S.F., Bernd Etzelmüller, Sharkhuu, N., Goulden, C.E. & Nandinsetseg, B., 2006, Spatial empirical modelling of ground surface temperature in the Hövsgöl area, Northern Mongolia: Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, v. 17, p. 357-369.

Heggem, E.S.F., Juliussen, H. & Bernd Etzelmüller 2005. Mountain permafrost in central-eastern Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geography 59: 94-108.

Kellerer-Pirklbauer, A., Farbrot, H. & Bernd Etzelmüller, 2007, Permafrost aggradation caused by tephra accumulation over snow-covered surfaces: examples from the Hekla-2000 eruption in Iceland: Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, v. 18, p. 269-284.

Kellerer-Pirklbauer, A., Wangensteen, B., Farbrot, H. & Bernd Etzelmüller, 2007. Relative surface age-dating of rock glacier systems near Hólar in Hjaltadalur, Northern Iceland: Journal of Quaternary Science, p. DOI: 10.1002/jqs.1117.

Krøgli, S.O., Dypvik, H. & Bernd Etzelmüller, 2007, Automatic detection of circular depressions in digital elevation data in the search for potential Norwegian impact structures: Norwegian Journal of Geology - Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, v. 87, p. 157-166.

Sharkhuu, A., Sharkhuu, N., Bernd Etzelmüller, Heggem, E.S.F., Nelson, F.E., Shiklomanov, N., Goulden, C. & Brown, J., 2007. Permafrost Monitoring in the Hovsgol Mountain Region, Mongolia. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth surface, v. 112 (F2), p. Art. No. F02S06 JUN 28 2007.

Wangensteen, B., Gudmundsson, A,. Eiken, T., Kääb, A. Farbrot, H. & Bernd Etzelmüller 2006. Surface  displacement and age estimates for selected creeping slope landforms in northern and eastern Iceland using digital photogrammetry. Geomorphology 80, 59-79.

  • Borge, Amund Frogner; Westermann, Sebastian; Solheim, Ingvild & Etzelmüller, Bernd (2017). Strong degradation of palsas and peat plateaus in northern Norway during the last 60 years. The Cryosphere.  ISSN 1994-0416.  11(1), s 1- 16 . doi: 10.5194/tc-11-1-2017 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Girod, Luc Maurice Ramuntcho; Nuth, Christopher; Kääb, Andreas; Etzelmüller, Bernd & Köhler, Jack C. (2017). Terrain changes from images acquired on opportunistic flights by SfM photogrammetry. The Cryosphere.  ISSN 1994-0416.  11(2), s 827- 840 . doi: 10.5194/tc-11-827-2017 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Gisnås, Kjersti; Etzelmüller, Bernd; Lussana, Cristian; Hjort, Jan; Sannel, Britta; Isaksen, Ketil; Westermann, Sebastian; Kuhry, Peter; Christiansen, Hanne H; Frampton, Andrew & Åkermann, Jonas (2017). Permafrost Map for Norway, Sweden and Finland. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes.  ISSN 1045-6740.  28(2), s 359- 378 . doi: 10.1002/ppp.1922
  • Myhra, Kristin Sæterdal; Westermann, Sebastian & Etzelmuller, Bernd (2017). Modelled Distribution and Temporal Evolution of Permafrost in Steep Rock Walls Along a Latitudinal Transect in Norway by CryoGrid 2D. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes.  ISSN 1045-6740.  28(1), s 172- 182 . doi: 10.1002/ppp.1884
  • Westermann, Sebastian; Peter, Maria; Langer, Moritz; Schwamborn, Georg; Schirrmeister, Lutz; Etzelmüller, Bernd & Boike, Julia (2017). Transient modeling of the ground thermal conditions using satellite data in the Lena River delta, Siberia. The Cryosphere.  ISSN 1994-0416.  11(3), s 1441- 1463 . doi: 10.5194/tc-11-1441-2017 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Berthling, Ivar Thoralf & Etzelmüller, Bernd (2016). The changing cryosphere, In Achim A. Beylich; John C. Dixon & Zwoliński Zbigniew (ed.),  Source-to-Sink Fluxes in Undisturbed Cold Environments.  Cambridge University Press.  ISBN 9781107068223.  Chapter 3.  s 13 - 29
  • Gisnås, Kjersti; Westermann, Sebastian; Schuler, Thomas; Melvold, Kjetil & Etzelmüller, Bernd (2016). Small-scale variation of snow in a regional permafrost model. The Cryosphere.  ISSN 1994-0416.  10(3), s 1201- 1215 . doi: 10.5194/tc-10-1201-2016
  • Steiger, Céline; Etzelmüller, Bernd; Westermann, Sebastian & Myhra, Kristin Sæterdal (2016). Modelling the permafrost distribution in steep rock walls in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  96(4), s 1- 13 . doi: 10.17850/njg96-4-04

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  • Girod, Luc Maurice Ramuntcho; Nuth, Christopher; Kääb, Andreas; Etzelmüller, Bernd & Kohler, Jack (2016). Terrain changes from images acquired on opportunistic flights by SFM photogrammetry.
  • Myhra, Kristin Sæterdal; Etzelmuller, Bernd & Westermann, Sebastian (2016). The Influence of Steep Rock Walls on the Thermal Regime of Talus Slopes.

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Published Dec. 10, 2013 7:55 PM