Kurt Gerber

Senior Research Scientist

Socio-Economic Transitions Cluster

Telefon
+41 31 631 88 37
E-Mail
kurt.gerber@cde.unibe.ch
Büro
321
Postadresse
Kurt Gerber
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
Universität Bern
Hallerstrasse 10
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Spatial modelling of natural resources, their use and accessibility. 
  • Design and development of well structured geodatabases. 
  • Development of internet mapping services

Projects

  • Capacity building for remote sensing and GIS in Eritrea 
  • Assessment of geographic information management in Eritrea
  • GIS and database development for UNESCO World Natural Heritage Junfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn
  • Knowledge managment at CDE; Development of an interactive web mapping service on the Pamir region

Further professional interests

  • Modelling and classifcation of topographic and land cover information with remote sensing data. 
  • Administration of IT networks (server and workstations) based on Windows and Linux.

Field experience

Eritrea

Languages

German, English, French, Italian

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2013

Weber, Adrian; Gerber, Kurt; Volanthen, Lukas (2013). The Land Observatory - a platform to crowdsource large-scale land deals. In: Sharing Geospatial Data. Bern, Schweiz. 31. Okt. - 02. Nov. 2013.

2008

Wallner, Astrid; Nussbaum, Madlene; Gerber, Kurt; Ehrensperger, Albrecht; Schüpbach, Ursula; Gurtner, Thomas; Käufeler, Bruno; Gardi, Oliver (2008). Bedürfnisanalyse bei Schutzgebiets- und Parkprojektträgerschaften: Arbeitspaket 2 im Projekt (Unpublished) Bern, Schweiz: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE); National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR)

Wolfgramm, Bettina; Gerber, Kurt; Hergarten, Christian (2008). Capacity building in the use of geospatial tools for natural resource management in Tajikistan: Final Report Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

2007

Hoeck, Tobias; Ehrensperger, Albrecht; Hergarten, Christian; Wolfgramm, Bettina; Gerber, Kurt (2007). Capacity Building in the Use of Geospatial Tools for Natural Resource Management in Tajikistan: Inception report Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)