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  1. Cohen, D., Schwarz, M., 2017. Tree-root control of shallow landslides. Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 451-477.
    shallow landslides, protection forest
  2. Volkwein, A., Schellenberg, K., Labiouse, V., Agliardi, F., Berger, F., Bourrier, F., Dorren, L. K. A., Gerber, W., & Jaboyedoff, M., 2011. Rockfall characterisation and structural protection – a review. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 11: 2617-2651.
    rockfall
  3. Rammer, W., Brauner, M., Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F. & Lexer, M.J., 2010. Evaluation of a 3-D rockfall module within a forest patch model. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 10: 699-711.
    modelling - rockfall - protection forest
  4. Bigot, C., Dorren, L.K.A. & Berger, F., 2009. Quantifying the protective function of a forest against rockfall for past, present and future scenarios using two modelling approaches. Natural Hazards 49(1): 99-111.
    modelling - rockfall - protection forest
  5. Bourrier, F., Dorren, L.K.A., Nicot, F., Berger & F., Darve, 2009. Toward objective rockfall trajectory simulation using a stochastic impact model. Geomorphology 110: 68–79.
    modelling - rockfall
  6. Jancke, O., Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F., Fuhr, M. & Köhl, M., 2009. Implications of coppice stand characteristics on the rockfall protection function. Forest Ecology and Management 259(1): 124-131.
    rockfall - protection forest
  7. Schneuwly, D.M., Stoffel, M., Dorren L.K.A. & Berger, F. 2009. Three-dimensional analysis of the anatomical growth response of European conifers to mechanical disturbance. Tree Physiology 29: 1247–1257.
    dendrogeomorphology - rockfall
  8. Soutrenon, A., Tournut-Hubert, J., Berger, F. & Dorren, L.K.A., 2008. Approche phytosanitaire de l’impact des blocs rocheux sur le tronc des arbres en forêts de montagne. Revue Forestière Français 60(4): 451-466.
    protection forest
  9. Berger, F. & Dorren, L.K.A., 2007. Principles of the tool Rockfor.NET for quantifying the rockfall hazard below a protection forest. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 158(6): 157-165. (see also www.rockfor.net).
    protection forest - rockfall - modelling
  10. Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F., Jonnson, M., Krautblatter, M., Moelk, M., Stoffel, M. & Wehrli, A., 2007. State of the art in rockfall - forest interactions. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 158(6): 128-141.
    protection forest - rockfall
  11. Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F. & Maier, B., 2007. Cartographier la structure de la végétation forestière avec un système lidar aéroporté en terrain montagnard, Revue Française de Photogrammétrie et de Télédétection 186: 54–59.
    protection forest - remote sensing
  12. Wehrli, A., Brang, P. Maier, B., Duc, P., Binder, F., Lingua, E., Ziegner, K., Dorren, L.K.A. & Kleemayr, K., 2007. Schutzwaldmanagement in den Alpen: eine Übersicht. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 158(6): 142-156.
    protection forest - management
  13. Dorren, L.K.A. & Berger, F., 2006. Balancing tradition and technology to sustain protection forests in the European Alps. Forest Snow Landscape Research 80(1): 87-98.
    protection forest - management
  14. Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F. & Putters, U.S., 2006. Real size experiments and 3D simulation of rockfall on forested and non-forested slopes. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 6: 145-153.
    rockfall - protection forest
  15. Stoffel, M., Wehrli, A., Kühne, R., Dorren, L.K.A., Perret, S. & Kienholz, H., 2006. Assessing the protective effect of mountain forests against rockfall using a 3D simulation model. Forest Ecology and Management 225: 113-222.
    modelling - rockfall - dendrogeomorphology
  16. Wehrli, A., Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F., Zingg, A., Schönenberger, W., & Brang, P., 2006. Modelling the long-term impacts of forest dynamics on the protective effect against rockfall. Forest Snow Landscape Research 80(1): 57-76.
    modelling - rockfall - protection forest
  17. Dorren, L.K.A. & Berger, F., 2005. Stem breakage of trees and energy dissipation during rockfall impacts. Tree Physiology 26: 63-71.
    rockfall - protection forest - experiments
  18. Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F., Le Hir, C., Mermin, E. & Tardif, P., 2005. Mechanisms, effects and management implications of rockfall in forests. Forest Ecology and Management 215(1-3): 183-195.
    rockfall - protection forest - experiments
  19. Dorren, L.K.A. & Imeson, A.C., 2005. Soil erosion and the adaptive cycle methaphor. Land Degradation and Development 16: 509-516.
    soil erosion
  20. Stokes, A., Salin, F., Kokutse, A.D., Berthier, S., Jeannin, H., Mochan, S., Dorren, L.K.A., Kokutse, N., Ghani, M.A. & Fourcaud, T., 2005. Mechanical resistance of different tree species to rockfall in the French Alps. Plant and Soil 278 (1-2): 107-117.
    rockfall - protection forest - experiments
  21. Dorren, L.K.A., Berger, F., Imeson, A.C., Maier, B. & Rey, F., 2004. Integrity, stability and management of protection forests in the European Alps. Forest Ecology and Management 195(1-2): 165-176.
    protection forest - management
  22. Dorren, L.K.A. & Heuvelink, G.B.M., 2004. Effect of support size on the accuracy of a distributed rockfall model. International Journal of Geographical Information Science 18: 595-609.
    modelling - rockfall
  23. Dorren, L.K.A., Maier, B, Putters, U.S. & Seijmonsbergen, A.C., 2004. Combining field and modelling techniques to assess rockfall dynamics on a protection forest hillslope in the European Alps. Geomorphology 57(3): 151-167.
    modelling - rockfall - protection forest
  24. Dorren, L.K.A., 2003. A review of rockfall mechanics and modelling approaches. Progress in Physical Geography 27(1): 69-87.
    modelling - rockfall
  25. Dorren, L.K.A., Maier, B. & Seijmonsbergen, A.C., 2003. Improved Landsat-based forest mapping in steep mountainous terrain using object-based classification. Forest Ecology and Management 183(1-3): 31-46.
    protection forest - remote sensing
  26. Dorren, L.K.A. & Seijmonsbergen, A.C., 2003. Comparison of three GIS-based models for predicting rockfall runout zones at a regional scale. Geomorphology 56(1-2): 49-64.
    modelling - rockfall