Dominik Paprotny

He is a native of Szczecin, Poland. He has completed bachelor and master studies in geography at the University of Szczecin. During 2013–14 he was employed at that University as a researcher and moved to TU Delft in October 2014.  His work is related with flood hazard and risk analysis, geographical information systems and economic geography.


Publications in English

Paprotny, D., Vousdoukas, M. I., Morales Nápoles, O., Jonkman, S. N., Feyen, L. 2018. Compound flood potential in Europe. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, submitted.

Paprotny, D., Morales Nápoles, O., Vousdoukas, M. I., Jonkman, S. N., Nikulin, G. 2018. Accuracy of pan-European coastal flood mapping. Journal of Flood Risk Management, e12459, doi:10.1111/jfr3.12459.

Paprotny D., Sebastian A., Morales Nápoles O., Jonkman S. N. 2018. Trends in flood losses in Europe over the past 150 years. Nature Communications 9:1985, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04253-1.

Terefenko P., Giza A., Paprotny D., Kubicki A., Winowski M. 2018. Cliff retreat induced by series of storms at Międzyzdroje (Poland). Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 85:181–185.

Paprotny D., Morales Nápoles O., Jonkman S. N. 2018. HANZE: a pan-European database of exposure to natural hazards and damaging historical floods since 1870. Earth System Science Data 10:565–581, doi:10.5194/essd-10-565-2018.

Paprotny, D., Morales Nápoles, O., Jonkman, S. N. 2017. Efficient pan-European river flood hazard modelling through a combination of statistical and physical models. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 17:1267–1283, doi:10.5194/nhess-17-1267-2017.

Morales Nápoles, O., Paprotny, D., Worm, D., Abspoel-Bukman, L., Courage, W. 2017. Characterization of precipitation through copulas and expert judgement for risk assessment of infrastructure. ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering 3(4):04017012, doi:10.1061/AJRUA6.0000914.

Paprotny, D., Morales Nápoles, O. 2017. Estimating extreme river discharges in Europe through a Bayesian Network. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 21:2615–2636, doi:10.5194/hess-21-2615-2017.

Paprotny D., Terefenko P. 2017. New estimates of potential impacts of sea level rise and coastal floods in Poland. Natural Hazards 85(2):1249–1277, doi:10.1007/s11069-016-2619-z.

Paprotny D., Morales Nápoles O., Nikulin G. 2016. Extreme sea levels under present and future climate: a pan-European database. E3S Web of Conferences 7, 02001, doi:10.1051/e3sconf/20160702001.

Paprotny D. 2016. Measuring Central and Eastern Europe’s Socio-Economic Development Using Time Lags. Social Indicators Research 127(3):939–957, doi:10.1007/s11205-015-0991-9.

Huibregtse J.N., Morales-Nápoles O., Hellebrandt L., Paprotny D. , de Wit M.S. 2016. Climate change in asset management of infrastructure: A risk-based methodology applied to disruption of traffic on road networks due to the flooding of tunnels. European Journal of Transport and Infrastructure Research 16(1):98-113.

Paprotny D., Morales-Nápoles O. 2015. A Bayesian Network for extreme river discharges in Europe. In: Podofillini, L., Sudret, B., Stojadinović, B., Zio, E. and Kröger, W. (Eds.) Safety and Reliability of Complex Engineered Systems, CRC Press/Balkema, 4303-4311.

Paprotny D. 2014. Trends in storm surge probability of occurrence along the Polish Baltic Sea coast. arXiv 1410.2547.

Paprotny D., Andrzejewski P., Terefenko P., Furmańczyk K. 2014. Application of empirical wave run-up formulas to the Polish Baltic Sea coast. PLoS ONE 9(8): e105437.

Furmańczyk K., Andrzejewski P., Benedyczak R., Bugajny N., Cieszyński Ł., Dudzińska-Nowak J., Giza A., Paprotny D., Terefenko P., Zawiślak T. 2014. Recording of selected effects and hazards caused by current and expected storm events in the Baltic Sea coastal zone. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 70, 338-342.

Publications in Polish

Paprotny D. 2014. Poziom rozwoju Polski w relacji do państw zachodnich. Wiadomości Statystyczne, 3, 48-65.

Paprotny D. 2013. Kartowanie ryzyka powodziowego w kontekście rozwiązań europejskich na przykładzie Wybrzeża Trzebiatowskiego. In: Borówka R. K., Cedro A., Kavetskyy I. (Eds.). Współczesne problemy badań geograficznych. Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Wydział Nauk o Ziemi. Szczecin. 291-302.

Paprotny D. 2012. Zastosowanie GIS w siłach zbrojnych. In: Rydzewski T., Smutek J. (Eds.). Biuletyn Instytutu Geografii Społeczno-Ekonomicznej i Gospodarki Przestrzennej Uniwersytetu im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu. Seria Rozwój Regionalny i Polityka Regionalna nr 20. Poznań. 149-162.

Paprotny D. 2012. Modelowanie powodzi w programie SOBEK na przykładzie Wybrzeża Trzebiatowskiego. In: Furmańczyk K. (Ed.), Zintegrowane Zarządzenie Obszarami Przybrzeżnymi – stan obecny i perspektywy 4. Zagrożenia i systemy ostrzegania. Instytut Nauk o Morzu US, Szczecin, 149-161.

2010–2012: Flood hazard in the Trzebiatów Coast, Poland

2013–2014: Coastal flood hazard in Poland as part of the project “Satellite Monitoring of the Baltic Sea Environment” (SatBałtyk)

2014–2017: Flood hazards and flood defences safety in Europe as part of the project “Risk Analysis of Infrastructure Networks in Response to Extreme Weather” (RAIN)

2016–2017: Natural hazards indicators for testing and implementing innovations in Europe as part of the project “Bridging the Gap for Innovations in Disaster Resilience” (BRIGAID)

2017–2018: Research traineeship “Development of compound flood risk tools” at the European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy.

Dominik Paprotny

PhD Student