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Fire is the product of a chemical reaction between fuel, oxygen and heat. Heat is necessary to start the reaction and once ignited, fire produces its own heat and becomes self-supporting.

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An organisational response to Stage 3 Geography and the study of a contemporary bushfire event Biblio PDF icon save (533.99 KB) child-centred, education, fire
Determining Threshold Conditions for Extreme Fire Behaviour Annual Report 2017-2018 Biblio PDF icon save (833.68 KB) fire, fire impacts, fire severity
The Effect of Hazard Reduction Burning on the Fuel Array in Nature Reserves and Urban Parks in the Australian Capital Territory Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (1.89 MB) fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
The utility of point clouds to estimate fuel hazards Project fire, fire impacts, risk analysis
Simulations of the waroona fire with the access-fire coupled fire atmosphere model Biblio PDF icon save (914.91 KB) fire, fire impacts, modelling
Long-range spotting by bushfire plumes: The effects of plume dynamics and turbulence on firebrand trajectory Biblio fire, fire weather, forecasting
The role of extreme value analysis to enhance defendable space for construction practice and planning in bushfire prone environments - peer viewed Biblio PDF icon save (703.25 KB) fire, infrastructure, planning
Models of buoyant plume rise Biblio PDF icon save (1.3 MB) fire, fire weather, modelling
Parenting after Black Saturday: lived experiences since the 2009 Victorian bushfires Biblio child-centred, fire, recovery
Assessment framework for the evaluation of wildfire risk reduction strategies Project economics, fire
Understanding Wildfire Patterns in the South-Eastern Australia Biblio fire, modelling, risk management
Identification and quantitative analysis of smoldering and flaming combustion of Radiata Pine Biblio fire, modelling, propagation
Investigation of firebrand generation from an experimental fire: development of a reliable data collection methodology Biblio fire, fire weather, propagation
Changing Fire Regimes in Tropical and Subtropical Australia Biblio PDF icon save (7.08 MB) fire, Northern Australia, savanna grasslands
Frequency of Dynamic Fire Behaviours in Australian Forest Environments Biblio PDF icon save (626.55 KB) fire, fire severity, fire weather
Statistical characterisation of wind fields over complex terrain with applications in bushfire modelling Project fire, fire severity, fire weather
The spread of fires in landscapes Biblio PDF icon save (1.58 MB) fire, modelling, physics
Validation of a novel attentional bias modification task: The future may be in the cards Biblio fire, response, risk management
Predicting fire danger ratings from physical measures of fire behaviour Project fire, fire impacts, fire severity
How chief officers view success in fire policy and management Biblio fire, governance, policy
Household decision making in bushfire self evacuation Project decision making, fire
How does remotely sensed degree of curing and fuel load vary in grasslands and effect modelled fire spread? Biblio PDF icon save (5.01 MB) fire, remote sensing
Physics based simulations of grassfire propagation in patchy fuel beds and slopped terrain - a parametric study Project fire, fire impacts
Planning for Bushfires on the Rural-Urban Interface: An analysis of the correlations between house setbacks and house loss as evidence of house-to-house fire spread in the 2009 Victorian Bushfires Project engineering, fire, planning
Southeast Australia Aboriginal fire forum Biblio PDF icon save (2.31 MB) fire, fire impacts, Northern Australia
Experiences of sheltering during the Black Saturday bushfires: Implications for policy and research Biblio fire, fire impacts, vulnerability
Effective communication of household wildfire risk through WebGIS: considerations in content, representation and design Biblio PDF icon save (3.91 MB) communication, fire, modelling
Investigating the activation of community fire units in the Blue Mountains during the October 2013 bushfires Biblio PDF icon save (5.29 MB) fire, local knowledge, volunteering
Simulating the effectiveness of prescribed burning at altering wildfire behaviour in Tasmania, Australia Biblio fire, fuel reduction, prescribed burning
Where do we put our dollars? Economic analysis of different bushfire management options in Western Australia Biblio PDF icon save (391.13 KB) economics, emergency management, fire
Simulations of the effect of canopy density profile on sub-canopy wind speed profiles Biblio PDF icon save (988.48 KB) fire, modelling, propagation
Tree recruitment dynamics in fire-prone eucalypt savanna Biblio PDF icon save (3.67 MB) fire, Northern Australia, savanna grasslands
“Since I went to the conference… I have really thought just how bad lighting fires are”: diversionary conferencing for youth misuse of fire Biblio child-centred, fire
Determination of smoldering time and thermal characteristics of firebrands under laboratory conditions Biblio fire, fire weather, modelling
Exploring ISO31000 Risk Management during Dynamic Fire and Emergency Operations in Western Australia Biblio PDF icon save (553.18 KB) fire, firefighter, risk management
Mapping and understanding bushfire and natural hazard vulnerability and risks at the institutional scale: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (2.01 MB) fire, risk analysis, vulnerability
Making the landscape “home”: Narratives of bushfire and place in Australia Biblio fire, risk management
An evaluation of youth justice conferencing for youth misuse of fire Biblio PDF icon save (3.77 MB) fire
Deconstructing factors contributing to the 2018 fire weather in Queensland, Australia Biblio PDF icon save (932.55 KB) climate change, fire, fire weather
Investigation of spotting and intrinsic fire dynamics using a coupled atmosphere-fire modelling framework Biblio PDF icon save (10.92 MB) fire, fire impacts, fire severity

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