Overview of published works

publications

The formalised output from the CRC's activities can be found in journals, conference proceedings, reports, and articles. (photo: Google)

End-user driven academic outputs

These publications are available under open access arrangements where possible. Otherwise please contact your institution's library, the authors, or publishers to organise full access.

Latest publications

Year Type Citation
2017 Report Kumar, V., Dharssi, I. & Holmes, A. Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves through the improvements of land dryness measures and forecasts: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Weir, J. & Clarke, L. Scientific diversity, scientific uncertainty and risk mitigation policy and planning: annual report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Clarke, H. et al. From hectares to tailor-made solutions for risk mitigation - systems to deliver effective prescribed burning across Australian ecosystems: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Griffith, M. et al. Cost-effective mitigation strategy for building related earthquake risk: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Haynes, K., Coates, L. & Gissing, A. An analysis of human fatalities and building losses from natural disasters: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Yebra, M., van Dijk, A. & Cary, G. J. Mapping bushfire hazards and impacts: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Sharples, J. J., Hilton, J. & Sullivan, A. Fire coalescence and mass spotfire dynamics - experimentation, modelling and simulation: annual project report 2016-17. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Thesis Barton, D. Disaster in Relation to Attachment, Loss, Grief and Recovery: The Marysville Experience. (2017). at <https://researchbank.rmit.edu.au/eserv/rmit:162288/Barton.pdf>
2017 Thesis Baker-Jones, M. Social media in emergencies: An examination of government accountability for risk communication and warning. Faculty of Law Doctor of Philosophy, 382 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Holgate, C. M., van Dijk, A., Cary, G. J. & Yebra, M. Using alternative soil moisture estimates in the McArthur Forest Fire Danger Index. International Journal of Wildland Fire (2017). doi:10.1071/WF16217
2017 Report Gissing, A., Tofa, M., Opper, S. & Haynes, K. Influence of road characteristics on flood fatalities in Australia. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Jones, R., Young, C. & Symons, J. Mapping values and risks from natural hazards at geographic and institutional scales: framework development. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Journal Article Kepert, J. D. Time and space scales in the tropical cyclone boundary layer, and the location of the eyewall updraft. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (2017). doi:10.1175/JAS-D-17-0077.1
2017 Journal Article Hasanzadeh Nafari, R., Amadio, M., Ngo, T. & Mysiak, J. Flood loss modelling with FLF-IT: a new flood loss function for Italian residential structures. Natural Hazards and Earth Systems Sciences 17, 1047-1059 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Amri, A., Haynes, K., Bird, D. & Ronan, K. Bridging the divide between studies on disaster risk reduction education and child-centred disaster risk reduction: a critical review. Children's Geographies (2017). doi:10.1080/14733285.2017.1358448
2017 Journal Article Wang, H. et al. Effects of Oxygen Concentration on Radiation-Aided and Self-sustained Smoldering Combustion of Radiata Pine. Energy & Fuels (2017). doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b00646
2017 Journal Article Whittaker, J., Blanchi, R., Haynes, K., Leonard, J. E. & Opie, K. Experiences of sheltering during the Black Saturday bushfires: Implications for policy and research. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 23, 119-127 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Wadhwani, R., Sutherland, D., Ooi, A., Moinuddin, K. & Thorpe, G. Verification of a Lagrangian particle model for short-range firebrand transport. Fire Safety Journal 91, 776-783 (2017).
2017 Report McLennan, B. J., Kruger, T., Handmer, J. & Whittaker, J. Strategies for non-traditional emergency volunteers: a risk-benefit framework for decision-making. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Young, C., Jones, R., Kumnick, M., Christopher, G. & Casey, N. Risk ownership framework for emergency management policy and practice. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Tofa, M. & Gissing, A. Rapid response report: study of heatwave impacts on residents and businesses in western Sydney. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Krupar, III, R. & Mason, M. S. A modified Severe Tropical Cyclone Marcia (2015) scenario: wind and storm tide hazards and impacts. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Mohanty, I., Edwards, M., Ryu, H. & Wehner, M. Cost-effective mitigation strategy for building related earthquake risk: final report on economic loss modelling. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Carayannopoulos, G. Rhetoric or reality: Coordination in a time of crisis. (2017).
2017 Report Kruger, T., Whittaker, J., McLennan, B. J. & Handmer, J. Recovery volunteering after the Pinery fire, South Australia 2015: an explorative case study. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Tofa, M., Gissing, A., Van Leeuwen, J. & Smith, C. Rapid response report: study of heatwave impacts on NSW Northern Rivers region 2017. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Young, C. & Jones, R. Risk ownership for natural hazards: summary of key research findings. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Derakhshan, H., Lucas, W., Visintin, P. & Griffith, M. Final report: seismic retrofit tests of URM cavity walls. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Journal Article Wadhwani, R., Sutherland, D., Moinuddin, K. & Joseph, P. Kinetics of pyrolysis of litter materials from pine and eucalyptus forests. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (2017). doi:10.1007/s10973-017-6512-0
2017 Journal Article Haworth, B. Implications of Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management and GIScience: A More Complex World of Volunteered Geography. Annals of the American Association of Geographers 1-15 (2017). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/24694452.2017.1321979
2017 Report Boughton, G. N. et al. Tropical Cyclone Debbie: damage to buildings in the Whitsunday Region. Technical report (James Cook University, Cyclone Testing Station) (James Cook University, 2017). at <https://www.jcu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/461178/TC-Debbie-report.pdf>
2017 Report Maqsood, T., Wehner, M., Edwards, M., Ingham, S. & Henderson, D. J. Testing of simulated flood effect on the strength of selected building components. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Conference Paper Pascua, L. Disaster risk reduction education through the lens of postcolonial theory. Network in Education for Sustainability Asia Conference 2017 (Network in Education for Sustainability Asia, 2017). at <https://sites.google.com/site/efsasiantu/about-the-conference>
2017 Conference Paper Parackal, K. I., Ginger, J. D., Smith, D. J. & Henderson, D. J. Load sharing between batten to rafter connections under wind loading. 13th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (2017). at <https://www.researchgate.net/publication/317411903_Load_Sharing_Between_Batten_to_Rafter_Connections_under_Wind_Loading>
2017 Journal Article Hoult, R. D., Goldsworthy, H. M. & Lumantarna, E. Plastic hinge length for lightly reinforced rectangular concrete walls. Journal of Earthquake Engineering 1-32 (2017). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13632469.2017.1286619
2017 Journal Article Gharun, M. et al. Improving forest sampling strategies for assessment of fuel reduction burning. Forest Ecology and Management 392, 78-89 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Hoult, R. D., Lumantarna, E. & Goldsworthy, H. M. Soil amplification in low-to-moderate seismic regions. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering 15, 1945-1963 (2017).
2017 Report Coates, L. et al. An analysis of human fatalities from cyclones, earthquakes and severe storms in Australia. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Report Wenger, C. Translating resilience theories into disaster management policies. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Journal Article Amri, A., Bird, D., Ronan, K., Haynes, K. & Towers, B. Disaster risk reduction education in Indonesia: challenges and recommendations for scaling up. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 17, 595-612 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Thomas, C. M., Sharples, J. J. & Evans, J. P. Modelling the dynamic behaviour of junction fires with a coupled fire-atmosphere model. International Journal of Wildland Fire 26, 331-344 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Boughton, G. N., Parackal, K. I., Satheeskumar, N. & Henderson, D. J. Development of a full-scale structural testing program to evaluate the resistance of Australian houses to wind loads. Frontiers in Built Environment (2017). doi:10.3389/fbuil.2017.00021
2017 Journal Article Westcott, R., Ronan, K., Bambrick, H. & Taylor, M. Expanding protection motivation theory: investigating an application to animal owners and emergency responders in bushfire emergencies. BMC Psychology 5, (2017).
2017 Journal Article Thurston, W., Kepert, J. D., Tory, K. J. & Fawcett, R. J. B. The contribution of turbulent plume dynamics to long-range spotting. International Journal of Wildland Fire 26, 317-330 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Cao, Y., Boruff, B. J. & McNeill, I. M. Towards personalised public warnings: harnessing technological advancements to promote better individual decision-making in the face of disasters. International Journal of Digital Earth (2017). doi:10.1080/17538947.2017.1302007
2017 Journal Article McLennan, J., Every, D., Bearman, C. & Wright, L. On the concept of denial of natural hazard risk and its use in relation to householder wildfire safety in Australia. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 21, 176-186 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Trigg, J., Smith, B. P., Bennett, P. & Thompson, K. Developing a scale to understand willingness to sacrifice personal safety for companion animals: The Pet-Owner Risk Propensity Scale (PORPS). International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 21, 205-212 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Lukasiewicz, A., Dovers, S. & Eburn, M. Shared responsibility: the who, what and how. Environmental Hazards (2017). at <http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17477891.2017.1298510>
2017 Report Kloetzke, T. et al. Severe wind hazard preliminary assessment: Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Whitsunday Coast, Queensland, Australia. (James Cook University, 2017). at <https://www.jcu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/422951/TC-Debbie-Rapid-Assessment-Report_v8.pdf>
2017 Journal Article Steele, W. E., Hussey, K. & Dovers, S. What's critical about critical infrastructure?. Urban Policy and Research 1-13 (2017). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08111146.2017.1282857
2017 Journal Article Neale, T. ‘Are we wasting our time?’: bushfire practitioners and flammable futures in northern Australia. Social & Cultural Geography 1-23 (2017). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14649365.2017.1285423
2017 Journal Article Pooley, K. “Since I went to the conference… I have really thought just how bad lighting fires are”: diversionary conferencing for youth misuse of fire. Crime Prevention and Community Safety 19, 122-135 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Hally, B., Wallace, L., Reinke, K. & Jones, S. A Broad-Area Method for the Diurnal Characterisation of Upwelling Medium Wave Infrared Radiation. Remote Sensing 9, (2017).
2017 Journal Article Quan, X. et al. A radiative transfer model-based method for the estimation of grassland aboveground biomass. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 54, (2017).
2017 Journal Article Westcott, R., Ronan, K., Bambrick, H. & Taylor, M. "Don’t Just Do Something .. Stand There!" Emergency Responders’ Peri-Incident Perceptions of Animal Owners in Bushfire. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 4, (2017).
2017 Report Paton, D., Johnston, D. & Rossiter, K. Community Understanding of Tsunami Risk and Warnings Systems in Australia. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).
2017 Journal Article Paton, D., Johnston, D. & Rossiter, K. Community Understanding of Tsunami Risk and Warnings Systems in Australia. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 32, (2017).
2017 Journal Article Kumar, V. et al. Comparison of soil wetness from multiple models over Australia with observations. Water Resources Research 53, 633-646 (2017).
2017 Journal Article Pooley, K. Youth Justice Conferencing for youth misuse of fire: a child-centred disaster risk reduction mechanism. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 32, (2017).
2017 Report Koschatzky, V., O'Brien, J. & Somerville, P. Earthquake Scenario, Melbourne. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2017).

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The Sir Ivan fire. Photo: Nick Moir, Fairfax Media

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