Publications and Talks

Publications

Scientific Articles

  • Stauffer R, Mayr GJ, Messner JW, Zeileis A (2018). Hourly Probabilistic Snow Forecasts over Complex Terrain: A Hybrid Ensemble Postprocessing Approach. Advances in Statistical Climatoloy, Meteorology and Oceanography, 4(1/2), 65-86. 10.5194/ascmo-4-65-2018. [ bib | DOI ]
  • 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 ]

Proceedings

  • 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 ]
  • 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 ]
  • 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 ]

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. https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:inn:wpaper:2018-06. Submitted to: Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology and Oceanography. Status: Revise and resubmit. [ 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. http://arxiv.org/abs/1804.02921. Submitted to: Annals of Applied Statistics. Status: Under review. [ 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 ]

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 ]

Software

  • Stauffer R, Zeileis A, Ihaka R, Murrell P, Hornik K, Fisher JC, Wilke CO, McWhite CD (2018). python-colorspace: Color Space Manipulation. python package version 0.1.0 (beta). [ bib | http ]
  • Ihaka R, Murrell P, Hornik K, Fisher JC, Stauffer R, Zeileis A (2016). colorspace: Color Space Manipulation. R package version 1.3-2. [ bib | http ]
  • Stauffer R, Sternagel C, Zeileis A (2017). UIBK corporate design: LaTeX style files. Release version 0.2. [ bib | http ]
  • Stauffer R (2018). Frontend für das Berliner Wetterturnier, Wordpress Plugin. Release version 1.1. [ bib | http ]
  • Messner JW, Zeileis A, Stauffer R (2018). crch: Censored Regression with Conditional Heteroscedasticity. R package version 1.0-1. [ bib | http ]
  • Zeileis A, Gruen B, Leisch F, Umlauf N, Birbaumer M, Ernst D, Keller P, Smits N, Stauffer R (2018). exams: Automatic Generation of Exams in R. R package version 2.3-1. [ bib | http ]

Talks

  • Stauffer R (2018b). Spatio-Temporal Ensemble Postprocessing over Complex Terrain: High-Resolution Precipitation Forecasts for Tyrol. Presented at the Faculty of Economics and Statistics at the University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • 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, United States of America. [ bib | .pdf ]
  • Stauffer R (2018c). 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, United States of America. [ 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 ]

Outreach

  • 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. Meteo-Spezial, 40 Jahre SHV, Schweizerischer Hängegleiter-Verband, pp. 28-32. [ bib ]