Publications and Talks

Publications

Scientific Articles

  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2017b). Ensemble Postprocessing of Daily Precipitation Sums over Complex Terrain Using Censored High-Resolution Standardized Anomalies. Monthly Weather Review, 145(3), 955-969. 10.1175/MWR-D-16-0260.1. [ bib | DOI ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Messner JW, Umlauf N, Zeileis A (2017a). Spatio-Temporal Precipitation Climatology Over Complex Terrain Using a Censored Additive Regression Model. International Journal of Climatology, 37(7), 3264-3275. ISSN 1097-0088. 10.1002/joc.4913. [ bib | DOI ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Dabernig M, Zeileis A (2015). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Meteorological Visualizations. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96(2), 203-216. 10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00155.1. [ bib | DOI ]
  • Drechsel S, Mayr GJ, Messner JW, Stauffer R (2012). Wind Speeds at Heights Crucial for Wind Energy: Measurements and Verification of Forecasts. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 51(9), 1602-1617. 10.1175/JAMC-D-11-0247.1. [ bib | DOI ]

Technical Reports

  • Gebetsberger M, Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2018). Skewed Logistic Distribution for Statistical Temperature Post-processing in Mountainous Areas. Working papers, Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Status: in revision. [ bib | http ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Messner JW, Zeileis A (2018). Hourly Probabilistic Snow Forecasts over Complex Terrain: A Hybrid Ensemble Postproces sing Approach. Working papers, Faculty of Economics and Statistics, University of Innsbruck. Status: under review. [ bib | http ]
  • Schlosser L, Hothorn T, Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2018). Distributional Regression Forests for Probabilistic Precipitation Forecasting in Complex Terrain. arXiv 1804.02921, arXiv.org E-Print Archive. Status: in editing for resubmission. [ bib | http ]

Thesis

  • Stauffer R (2016). Probabilistic Spatial Forecasting of Daily Precipitation Sums Over Complex Terrain. PhD dissertation, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. [ bib | http ]
  • Stauffer R (2011). Das A-UMOS: “Updateable Model Output Statistics”-System für Europa. diploma thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. [ bib ]

Talks

  • Stauffer R (2018a). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Scientific Visualizations. Presented at the research seminar of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Physical Sciences Division (NOAA/PSD) in Boulder CO, U.S. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R (2018b). Standardized Anomaly Model Output Statistics Over Complex Terrain. Presented at the research seminar of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Physical Sciences Division (NOAA/PSD) in Boulder CO, U.S. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ (2018). Automatisierte Probabilistische (Süd-)föhnvorhersage mittels statistischem Postprocessing. Presented at the meeting of the Alpine Research Group Foehn Rhine Valley/Lake Constance (AGF) in Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2017b). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Scientific Visualizations. Presented at Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2017a). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Meteorological Visualizations. Presented at Research Seminar, Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2017c). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Scientific Visualizations. Presented at Research Seminar, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS), Heidelberg, Germany. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R (2016a). Probabilistic Spatial Forecasting of Daily Precipitation Sums Over Complex Terrain. PhD Defense Presented at the Institute of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences (ACINN), Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R (2016b). Spatial Post-Processing over Complex Terrain using Standardized Anomalies. Presented at Research Seminar, Institute of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences (ACINN), Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A, Dabernig M (2015a). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors. Presented at the “11th eeecon Workshop”, Research Platform Empirical and Experimental Economics, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A, Dabernig M (2015b). Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors. Presented at the “Early Career Meeting 2015”, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2015c). Spatio-temporal Censored Model of Precipitation Climatology. Presented at “IWSM 2015”, 30th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Linz, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Dabernig M, Zeileis A (2013). Escaping RGBland: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Meteorological Visualizations. Presented at “DACH 2013”, Deutsch-0sterreichisch-Schweizerische Meteorologentagung, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Vergeiner J, Mayr GJ (2011). The Austrian Updateable Model Output Statistics System (A-UMOS) an Adaption Of The Canadian UMOS Design. Presented at “EMS 2011”, 11th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM), Berlin, Germany. [ bib ]

Posters

  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2016). Statistical Post-Processing of Daily Precipitation Sums Over Complex Terrain Using Censored Standardized Anomalies. Presented at “IWSM 2016”, 31th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Rennes, France. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2015). High-Resolution Spatio-Temporal Precipitation Climatology in Complex Terrain. Presented at “ICAM 2015”, 33th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Umlauf N, Stauffer R, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2015). A Conceptional Lego Toolbox for Bayesian Distributional Regression Models. Presented at “IWSM 2015”, 30th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Linz, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2014). Dynamical Statistical Forecast of Alpine Snow Amounts for the Safety of People, Infrastructure and Transport. Presented at “EMS 2014”, 14th European Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Dabernig M, Zeileis A (2013). Escaping RGBland: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Meteorological Visualizations,. Presented at “EMS 2013”, 13th EMS Anual Meeting & 11th European Conference on Applications of Meteoroloy (ECAM), Reading, United Kingdom. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Vergeiner J, Mayr GJ (2011). The Austrian Updateable Model Output Statistics System (A-UMOS) an Adaption Of The Canadian UMOS Design. Presented at “EMS 2011”, 11th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM), Berlin, Germany. [ bib ]

Awards

  • Stauffer R (2016). Best Student Poster Toyota Corporation Award at IWSM 2016. 31th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Rennes (FR). [ bib ]
  • Stauffer R (2015). Best Student Paper Award. Leopold-Franzens University Innsbruck. [ bib | .html ]

Other Contributions/Publications

  • Gebetsberger M, Mayr GJ, Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2017). Probabilistic Temperature Post-Processing Using a Skewed Response Distribution. Proceedings of the 32nd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Groningen, Netherlands, 1, 137-142. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2016). Statistical Post-Processing of Daily Precipitation Sums over Complex Terrain Using Censored Standardized Anomalies. Proceedings of the 31th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Centre Henri Lebesgue, Rennes, France, 2, 141-144. [ bib ]
  • Umlauf N, Stauffer R, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2015). A Conceptional Lego Toolbox for Bayesian Distributional Regression Models. Proceedings of the 30th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Linz, Austria, 2. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2015). Bessere Schneemengenvorhersage mit SnowSafe FX. Broadcasted 27 November 2015, OE1 Dimensionen Magazin, Rundfunk (OE1 Radio, Österreich). [ bib ]
  • Stauffer R, Oechslin R (2015). Grenzen von Wettermodellen. [ bib ]
  • Stauffer R, Umlauf N, Messner JW, Mayr GJ, Zeileis A (2015). Censored Spatial Modelling of Precipitation Climatology over Tyrol, Austria. Proceedings of the 31th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Johannes-Keppler Universität Linz, Austria, 1. [ bib ]

Bachelor and Master Thesis Mentoring

  • Kuhlmann FI (ongoing). Einfluss meteorologischer Ereignisse auf das Aufkommen von psychiatrischen Erkrankungen und Alkoholintoxikationen in der Kindernotaufnahme. Diploma thesis. Supervisos: Michel M, Scholl-Bürgi S, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
  • Mache CH (ongoing). Einfluss meteorologischer Gegebenheiten auf akute Krampfgeschehen und Kopfschmerzen im Kindes- und Jugendalter - Eine retrospektive Studie. Diploma thesis, Medical University of Innsbruck, University Hospital for Pediatric Care. Supervisos: Michel M, Scholl-Bürgi S, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
  • Schmidt AU (ongoing). Weather Types in Statistical Linear Regression Temperature and Precipitation Forecast Models. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
  • Göbel MU (ongoing). Statistical Downscaling of ECMWF Weather Forecasts to Classify Precipitation at Differnt Stations Using an Artificial Neutral Network. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib ]
  • Brunhuber S (2017). Return Periods of Extratropical Storms In Europe: A Spatial Prediction Approach. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Hanley J, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
  • Zweifel LY (2016). Probabilistic Foehn Forecasting for the Gotthard Region Based on Model Output Statistic. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
  • Fiegl G (2014). Probabilistic Categorical Wind Gust Forecast in Complex Terrain: Case Study on Hahnenkamm, Austria. Master thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]
  • Staudacher J (2014). Vorhersage von Schneeverfrachtungsklassen an ausgewählten Tiroler Standorten. Diploma thesis, University of Innsbruck, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences. Supervisos: Mayr GJ, Stauffer R. [ bib | http ]