Overview of published works


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
2015 Report Hetzel, Y. & Pattiaratchi, C. Review of Tropical-Extratropical Cyclone Transitions Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Henderson, D. Improving the Resilience of Existing Housing to Severe Wind Events Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Taylor, M. Managing Animals in Disasters: Improving Preparedness, Response and Resilience Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Pannell, D. J. Economics of natural hazards annual project report 2014. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2015).
2015 Report Rajabifard, A. Pre-Disaster Multi-Hazard and Economic Loss Estimation Model Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Maqsood, T., Wehner, M., Edwards, M. & Dale, K. Cost-Effective Mitigation Strategy Development for Flood Prone Buildings Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Brown, D. How do residents in bushfire prone areas view the risk of their local area and homes?. (2015).
2015 Report Tippett, V. Building Resilient Communities: Effective Multi-Channel Communication in Disasters Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Whittaker, J., Handmer, J. & McLennan, B. J. Informal Volunteerism in Emergencies and Disasters: A Literature Review. (2015).
2015 Report Bearman, C., Brooks, B. & Owen, C. Practical Decision Tools for Improved Decision-Making in Complex Situations Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Ronan, K. & Towers, B. Child-Centred Disaster Risk Reduction Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Jones, M. Improving the Retention and Engagement of Volunteers in Emergency Service Agencies Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report van Dijk, A. Mapping Bushfire Hazard and Impacts Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Dharssi, I. Mitigating the Effects of Severe Fires, Floods and Heatwaves Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Russell-Smith, J. Scoping Remote North Australian Community Resilience Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Report Nadimpalli, K. Natural Hazards Exposure Information Modelling Framework Annual Report 2014. (2015).
2015 Presentation Kepert, J. D. & Peace, M. Coupled Fire-Atmosphere Modelling. (2015).
2015 Presentation Nichol, S. Resilience to clustered disaster events on the coast: Storm surge. (2015).
2015 Presentation Possell, M. Optimisation of fuel reduction burning regimes for fuel reduction, carbon, water and vegetation outcomes. (2015).
2015 Presentation Griffith, M. Resilience and Mitigation through Hardening the Built Environment. (2015).
2015 Presentation Jones, S. & Reinke, K. Disaster landscape attribution, active fire detection and hazard mapping. (2015).
2015 Presentation Sharples, J. J., Hilton, J. & Sullivan, A. Dynamic modelling of fire coalescence. (2015).
2015 Presentation Setunge, S. & Mohseni, H. Enhancing resilience of critical road infrastructure: bridges, culverts and floodways under natural hazards . (2015).
2015 Presentation Dixon, D. J. The Exposure of Emergency Service Personnel to Asbestos . (2015).
2015 Presentation Bradstock, R. A. From hectares to tailor-made solutions for risk mitigation: systems to deliver effective prescribed burning across Australian ecosystems. (2015).
2015 Presentation Pattiaratchi, C., Janekovic, I. & Hetzel, Y. Developing better predictions for extreme water levels. (2015).
2015 Presentation Russell-Smith, J. Risks and opportunities for sustainable savanna fire management. (2015).
2015 Presentation Maqsood, T., Wehner, M. & Dale, K. Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for flood prone buildings. (2015).
2015 Presentation Dharssi, I. & Kumar, V. Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves through the improvements of land dryness measures and forecasts. (2015).
2015 Presentation Chung, D. et al. The spread of fires in landscapes. (2015).
2015 Presentation Nadimpalli, K. Natural hazard exposure information framework. (2015).
2015 Presentation Yebra, M., van Dijk, A. & Cary, G. J. Mapping bushfire hazard and impact. (2015).
2015 Presentation Duff, T. J. & Penman, T. D. Determining threshold conditions for extreme fire behaviour. (2015).
2015 Presentation Baker-Jones, M. Web 2.0 in disaster and emergency: a risk assessment of tortious liability. (2015).
2015 Presentation Kepert, J. D., Thurston, W., Ching, S., Tory, K. J. & Fawcett, R. J. B. Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community risk. (2015).
2014 Journal Article Kosmadopoulos, A., Sargent, C., Darwent, D., Zhou, X. & Roach, G. Alternatives to polysomnography (PSG): A validation of wrist actigraphy and a partial-PSG system. Behavior Research Methods (2014). doi:dx.doi.org/10.3758/s13428-013-0438-7
2014 Journal Article McLennan, J., Paton, D. & Beatson, R. Psychological differences between south-eastern Australian householders' who intend to leave if threatened by a wildfire and those who intend to stay and defend. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 11, 35-46 (2014).
2014 Report Pannell, D. J. & Gibson, F. L. Integrated economic assessment of fire risk management strategies: Case studies in Central Otago, New Zealand, and Mount Lofty Region, South Australia. 44, (Bushfire CRC, 2014).
2014 Report Gibson, F. L. & Pannell, D. J. Integrated economic assessment of fire risk management strategies: Case studies in Central Otago, New Zealand, and Mount Lofty Region, South Australia. Final report for the integrated assessment of prescribed burning project (2014).
2014 Journal Article Ronan, K. Solving wicked problems linked to disasters, risk and uncertainty: Children are truly our future. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 29, 8-9 (2014).
2014 Journal Article McLennan, B. J. et al. Negotiating risk and responsibility through law, policy and planning. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 29, (2014).
2014 Journal Article Dovers, S. & Eburn, M. How chief officers view success in fire policy and management. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 29, (2014).
2014 Report Beilin, R. & Reid, K. Putting ‘it’ together: mapping the narratives of bushfire and place in two Australian landscapes - final report for the Social construction of fuels in the interface 2 project. The Social Construction of Fuels in the Interface (Project Two) (2014).
2014 Report McLennan, B. J. & Handmer, J. Sharing Responsibility in Australian Disaster Management - Final Report for the Sharing Responsibility Project. (2014).
2014 Report McNeill, I., Dunlop, P. D., Skinner, T. C. & Morrison, D. Communicating Risk Information Processing Under Stress: Community Reactions - project report 2012-2013. 1-74 (2014).
2014 Report Yeo, C., Kepert, J. D. & Hicks, R. Fire Danger Indices: Current Limitations and a Pathway to Better Indices. (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, 2014).
2014 Journal Article Withanaarachchi, J. & Setunge, S. Decision making on transport network planning and the impact on community, economy and the environment. Procedia Economics and Finance 18, 882-891 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Eburn, M. & Dovers, S. Risk Management from a Legal and Governance Perspective. Journal of Integrated Disaster Risk Management 4, 61-72 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Sivanerupan, S., Wilson, J., Gad, E. F. & Lam, N. Drift Performance of Point Fixed Glass Façade Systems. Advances in Structural Engineering 17, 1481-1495 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Smith, D., Masters, F. J. & Gurley, K. R. An historical perspective on the wind resistance of clay and concrete roofing tiles. RCI Interface 32, 22-35 (2014).
2014 Report Wodak, J. Scientific Diversity, Scientific Uncertainty and Risk Mitigation Policy and Planning Scenario Exercise Lit Review. (2014).
2014 Journal Article McLennan, J., Cowlishaw, S., Paton, D., Beatson, R. & Elliott, G. Predictors of south-eastern Australian householders’ strengths of intentions to self-evacuate if a wildfire threatens: two theoretical models. International Journal of Wildland Fire 23, 1176-1188 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Coates, L., Haynes, K., O'Brien, J., McAneney, J. & de Oliveira, F. Dimer. Exploring 167 years of vulnerability: An examination of extreme heat events in Australia 1844–2010. Environmental Science and Policy 42, 33-44 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Pattiaratchi, C. & Wijeratne, E. M. S. Observations of meteorological tsunamis along the south-west Australian coast. Natural Hazards 74, 281-303 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Johnson, V., Johnston, D. M., Peace, R. & Ronan, K. Evaluating Children’s Learning of Adaptive Response Capacities from ShakeOut, an Earthquake and Tsunami Drill in Two Washington State School Districts. Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management 11, 347-373 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Johnson, V., Ronan, K., Johnston, D. M. & Peace, R. Evaluations of disaster education programs for children: a methodological review. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 9, 107-123 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Johnson, V. & Ronan, K. Classroom responses of New Zealand school teachers following the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. Natural Hazards 72, 1075-1092 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Webb, M. & Ronan, K. Interactive Hazards Education Program for Youth in a Low SES Community: A Quasi-Experimental Pilot Study. Risk Analysis 34, 1882-1893 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Jay, S. M., Aisbett, B., Sprajcer, M. & Ferguson, S. Sleeping at work: not all about location, location, location. Sleep Medicine Reviews 19, 59-66 (2014).
2014 Journal Article Haigh, I. D. et al. Timescales for detecting a significant acceleration in sea level rise. Nature Communications 5, (2014).


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