News Articles

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11 Jan 2019 Student cyclone interest up north cyclone, mitigation, resilience Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events, The structural response of connections and progressive failure mechanisms in light framed timber structures to wind loads, Wind induced internal pressures in industrial buildings
21 Dec 2018 Driving into floodwater - practice brief one December 2018 communication, flood, warnings Flood risk communication
19 Dec 2018 CRC scientists leading the way diversity and inclusion, fire Mapping bushfire hazard and impacts
19 Dec 2018 New fire research for Victoria fire, land management, planning Creation of a grassland curing dataset, Cropland fire behaviour, Understanding the impact of climate change on fire weather variables
18 Dec 2018 From PhD to fire agency fire, fire impacts, soil moisture Investigating the effect of soil moisture, temperature and precipitation extremes on fire risk and intensity in Australia
18 Dec 2018 New online - December 2018 emergency management, modelling, multi-hazard An analysis of building losses and human fatalities from natural disasters, Improved decision support for natural hazard risk reduction, Optimising post-disaster recovery interventions in Australia, Volunteered geographic information, community engagement and bushfire preparation, Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering, Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities, Cost-effective mitigation strategy for building related earthquake risk, Developing better predictions for extreme water levels, Enhancing resilience of critical road infrastructure, Fire spread prediction across fuel types, Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact, Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events, Mapping bushfire hazard and impacts, Natural hazard exposure information modelling framework
17 Dec 2018 Indonesia recovers and shifts to preparedness capability, earthquake, vulnerability Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability
14 Dec 2018 Seeking an Independent Chair
13 Dec 2018 Fire dragon to model bushfires fire, modelling Refinement and validation of the pyrolysis and firebrand transport sub-models for a physics based bushfire prediction model
12 Dec 2018 Intangible value economics, multi-hazard, policy Economics of natural hazards
12 Dec 2018 Looking back can prevent future flood deaths economics, flood, risk analysis An analysis of building losses and human fatalities from natural disasters
12 Dec 2018 "What if" questions drive future policy decision making, multi-hazard, optimisation Improved decision support for natural hazard risk reduction