Current students

AFAC Group: students

CRC PhD students at the 2015 annual conference in Adelaide.

Students and their projects

Studentsort descending Student Project
AmriAvianto Amri Connecting communities: Integration of disaster preparedness measures at household, school, and community level, using a child-centered approach
Melanie Baker-Jones Baker-JonesMelanie Baker-Jones Web 2.0 in disaster and emergency: a risk assessment of tortious liability
BancroftHeather Bancroft The impact of individual factors and operational organisational resources and demands on mental health outcomes
BenjaminShauntelle Benjamin Why do people decide to drive through floodwater? Utilizing virtual reality to assess motivations and behaviour associated with driving through floodwater
Bill Calcutt CalcuttBill Calcutt Valuing volunteers: better understanding the primary motives for volunteering in Australian emergency services
ChenYang Chen Modelling forest fuel temporal change using LiDAR
Andrew Clarke ClarkeAndrew Clarke A mixed methodological evaluation of the effectiveness of key safety messages in dealing with stressful structural fire environments
CrawfordMiles Crawford How risk informs natural hazard management: a study of the interface between risk modelling for tsunami inundation and local government policy and procedure
DissanayakeAmila Dissanayake Fire resilience of existing composite steel plate girder bridges
DwyerGraham Dwyer We have not lived long enough: sensemaking and learning from bushfire in Australia
FarookFarook Kalendher Synthetic damage curves for concrete girder bridges under flood hazard
FlorecDr Veronique Florec Economic analysis of prescribed burning
FurlaudJames Furlaud How do wet eucalypt forests burn? Managing Tasmania’s most dangerous fuel type
Grigorijs Goldbergs GoldbergsGrigorijs Goldbergs Remote sensing of tree structure and biomass in north Australian mesic savanna
Hall Sarah Hall Sleep and stress in on-call fire and emergency service workers
HallyBryan Hally Improvement of fire detection outcomes using modelling techniques for estimation of background surface temperature
Hasanzadeh NafariRoozbeh Hasanzadeh Nafari Pre-disaster flood damage assessment in urban areas
HaworthBilly Haworth Volunteered geographic information, community engagement and bushfire preparation
HenryMatthew Henry Comprehensive school safety: developing a framework for the Australian school setting
HolmesAlex Holmes Investigating the effect of soil moisture, temperature and precipitation extremes on fire risk and intensity in Australia
HoultRyan Hoult Seismic assessment and design philosophy of reinforced concrete in Australia
HumphreysMitchell Humphreys Wind induced internal pressures in industrial buildings
HuntSue Hunt Implementing policy to enable disaster resilience in the Australian Federation
Fiona Jennings JenningsFiona Jennings Community volunteering and disaster recovery
Thomas Kloetzke KloetzkeThomas Kloetzke Analysis and simulation of surface wind fields during landfalling tropical cyclones
NasimMaryam Nasim Investigation into the behaviour of a U-slab bridge due to flood
NdalilaMercy Ndalila Pyrogeography of Tasmania: understanding how vegetation type and bushfire history influences fuel types and smoke emissions
Charles Newland NewlandCharles Newland Improved calibration of spatially distributed models to simulate disaster risk
Korah Parackal ParackalKorah Parackal The structural response of connections and progressive failure mechanisms in light framed timber structures to wind loads
PooleyKamarah Pooley An evaluation of Youth Justice Conferencing for youth misuse of fire
Rachael Quill QuillRachael Quill (nee Griffiths) Spatial-statistical characterisation of wind fields over complex terrain for bushfire modelling applications
RaducanGabriela Raducan Impact of bushfire on water quality
RammTimothy Ramm Advancing long-term planning and decision analysis to improve the resilience of communities against changing coastal risk
RashidMayeda Rashid Child-centred Disaster Risk Reduction (CC- DRR): achievements, challenges and scope
Graeme Riddell RiddellGraeme Riddell Methods to develop long term, efficacious risk mitigation policies
Rodriguez CubilloDario Rodriguez Cubillo Landscape ecology of fire - lessons from Tasmanian wilderness
SimpsonHeather Simpson Productivity and effectiveness of suppression resources and tactics on large fires
Emma Singh SinghEmma Singh Network disruptions during long-duration natural hazard events
StoreyMichael Storey Empirical analysis of spot fire and ember behaviour during extreme fire weather conditions
SuttonSteve Sutton Cultural drivers of disaster response behaviour and their cross-cultural applicability
ThomasChristopher Thomas An investigation of the dynamics of fire-fire interactions using a coupled fire-atmosphere model
van WezelKate van Wezel Women caring for Waanyi and Garawa country
WadhwaniRahul Wadhwani Refinement and validation of the pyrolysis and firebrand transport sub-models for a physics based bushfire prediction model
Houzhi Wang WangHouzhi Wang Initiation of biomass smouldering combustion in bushfires
Caroline Wenger WengerCaroline Wenger Flood management in a changing climate: integrating effective approaches
Rachel Westcott WestcottRachel Westcott The interactions between emergency responders and animal owners in bushfire: improving community preparedness and response outcomes
Ashley Wright WrightAshley Wright Improving flood forecast skill using remote sensing data
YazdanfarZeinab Yazdanfar Prediction of scour on bridge piers under flood loading
YuMengran Yu Modelling the effect of fire on the hydrological cycle
ZhaoLi Zhao Spatially forecasting coupled litter and root moisture dynamics for bushfire management

All the resources from our 2016 conference

Research program in detail

Where, why and how are Australians dying in floods?

2015-2016 year in review

Bushfire planning with kids ebook

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