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
2013 Conference Proceedings Dickinson, S. Acknowledging structural variances of communities to aid in communicating risk information. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/acknowledging-structural-variances-communities-aid-communicating-risk-info>
2013 Conference Proceedings Kruger, T. & Beilin, R. Firefighting the ‘Paradox of Place’ – The Risks and Dilemmas Associated with Knowing the Place of Fire. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/firefighting-%E2%80%98paradox-place%E2%80%99-%E2%80%93-risks-and-dilemmas-associated-knowing-place>
2013 Conference Proceedings Tyler, M. & Fairbrother, P. Moving Beyond “women are the problem”: How Can We Better Understand the Gendered Nature of Bushfire in Australia?. 2013 Annual Conference (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/moving-beyond-%E2%80%9Cwomen-are-problem%E2%80%9D-how-can-we-better-understand-gendered-na>
2013 Conference Proceedings Gould, J. S., Sullivan, A., Cruz, M. G., Rucinski, C. & Prakash, M. National Fire Behaviour Knowledge Base- Bringing together the best information for best decisions. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/national-fire-behaviour-knowledge-base-bringing-together-best-information->
2013 Conference Proceedings Volkova, L. & Weston, C. Measuring forest carbon and fire emission from southern Eucalyptus forests: key findings and some lessons learnt. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/measuring-forest-carbon-and-fire-emission-southern-eucalyptus-forests-key->
2013 Conference Proceedings Brown, D. ‘How do Residents in Bushfire Prone Areas View the Bushfire Risk of their Local Area and their Homes?'. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/how-do-residents-bushfire-prone-areas-view-bushfire-risk-their-local-area->
2013 Conference Proceedings Peace, M., Mattner, T. & Mills, G. A. Fire-atmosphere coupled numerical simulations show a fire changes the local meteorology. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/fire-atmosphere-coupled-numerical-simulations-show-fire-changes-local-mete>
2013 Conference Proceedings Bearman, C., Owen, C., Brooks, B. & Grunwald, J. The Problems of Maintaining Effective Teamwork During Out-of-Scale Events. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/problems-maintaining-effective-teamwork-during-out-scale-events>
2013 Conference Proceedings Leavesley, A. J., Mallela, J., Kendall, D. & Cooper, N. Winter Hazard Reduction Burning Reduces the Fuel Load in Themeda and Phalaris during Summer. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/winter-hazard-reduction-burning-reduces-fuel-load-themeda-and-phalaris-dur>
2013 Conference Proceedings Owen, C. et al. Politics, Policies and Paradigms: Challenges of Change in Future Emergency Management. 2013 Annual Conference (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/politics-policies-and-paradigms-challenges-change-future-emergency-managem>
2013 Conference Proceedings Kepert, J. D., Fawcett, R. J. B., Tory, K. J. & Thurston, W. Applications of Very High Resolution Atmospheric Modelling for Bushfires. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/applications-very-high-resolution-atmospheric-modelling-bushfires>
2013 Conference Proceedings Weir, J. Fire authorities and planners: reducing risk across diverse landscapes. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/fire-authorities-and-planners-reducing-risk-across-diverse-landscapes>
2013 Conference Proceedings Fawcett, R. J. B., Thurston, W., Kepert, J. D. & Tory, K. J. The Eyre Peninsula Fire of 11 January 2005: an ACCESS case study. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/eyre-peninsula-fire-11-january-2005-access-case-study>
2013 Journal Article Minas, J. P., Hearne, J. W. & Martell, D. An integrated optimization model for fuel management and fire suppression preparedness planning. Annals of Operations Research (2013). doi:10.1007/s10479-012-1298-8
2013 Journal Article Maddock, N. Fire development in focus. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management (2013). at <http://www.em.gov.au/Publications/Australianjournalofemergencymanagement/Currentissue/Pages/AJEM28ONE/Firedevelopmentinfocus.aspx>
2013 Journal Article Minas, J. P., Hearne, J. & Martell, D. A spatial optimisation model for multi-period landscape level fuel management to mitigate wildfire impacts. European Journal of Operational Research (2013). doi:10.1016/j.ejor.2013.07.026
2013 Report Larsen, B., Langridge, P., Ruzic, A., Lord, C. & Aisbett, B. Tympanic Temperature to Predict Core Temperatures of Firefighters Report. (2013).
2013 Report Owen, C., Bosomworth, K. & Brooks, B. Discussion paper synopsis: challenges for strategic emergency management. (2013).
2013 Report Cao, C. Yinghui, Boruff, B. J. & McNeill, I. “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Defining the Preparatory Conditions in Support of Active Defence for Different Fire Danger Ratings. 2013 Research Forum (2013). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/cao_y.pdf>
2013 Report Wolkow, A. et al. The Stress of Firefighting Report. (2013).
2013 Report Florec, V. et al. Economic Analysis of Bushfire Management Programs: A WA Perspective Report. (2013).
2013 Report Owen, C., Bosomworth, K., Bearman, C. & Brooks, B. Strategic emergency management in Australia and New Zealand - discussion paper on implications of research. (2013).
2013 Report Wolkow, A. et al. Cardiovascular Risk Screening Volunteer Firefighters Report. (2013).
2012 Report Everett, J., Kocienski, S. & Lobel, N. Effective Communication of Bushfire Risk in the Urban-Parkland Interface. (2012).
2012 Report McLennan, B. J., Bosomworth, K., Keating, A., Kruger, T. & Towers, B. Visions of Sharing Responsibility for Disaster Resilience - Account of a multi-stakeholder workshop. (RMIT, 2012).
2012 Report McLennan, J., Elliott, G. & Omodei, M. Issues in Community Bushfire Safety: Analyses of Interviews Conducted by the 2009 Victorian Bushfires Research Task Force. (2012). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/issues-community-bushfire-safety-analyses-interviews-conducted-2009-victorian-bushfires-re>
2012 Conference Proceedings Morris, R., Dragovich, D. & Ostendorf, B. Hillslope erosion and post-fire sediment trapping at Mount Bold, South Australia. Wildfire and Water Quality: Processes, Impacts and Challenges (2012). at <http://www.iahs.info/redbooks/a354/iahs_354_0042.pdf>
2012 Journal Article Eburn, M. Health and safety law. Crisis Response Journal 7, (2012).
2012 Journal Article Cary, G. J., Collett, E., A. Gill, M., Clayton, H. & Dovers, S. Future scenarios for Australian bushfires: Report on a Bushfire CRC workshop. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management 27, 34-40 (2012).
2012 Journal Article McLennan, J., Elliott, G. & Omodei, M. Householder decision-making under imminent wildfire threat: stay and defend or leave?. International Journal of Wildland Fire online early, (2012).
2012 Journal Article carter, rachel. Flood risk, insurance and emergency management in Australia. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management 27, (2012).
2012 Journal Article McLennan, B. J. & Handmer, J. Changing the rules of the game: mechanisms that shape responsibility-sharing from beyond Australian fire and emergency management. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management 27, (2012).
2012 Journal Article Eburn, M. & Dovers, S. Mainstreaming fire and emergency management across legal and policy sectors. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management 27, (2012).
2012 Journal Article Cheney, N. P., Gould, J. S., McCaw, L. W. & Anderson, W. R. Predicting fire behaviour in dry eucalypt forest in southern Australia. Forest Ecology and Management 280, 120 - 131 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Cruz, M. G., McCaw, L. W., Anderson, W. R. & Gould, J. S. Fire behaviour modelling in semi-arid mallee-heath shrublands of southern Australia. Environmental Modelling & Software (2012). doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.07.003
2012 Journal Article Newnham, G. J. et al. Exploiting three dimensional vegetation structure to map wildland extent. Remote Sensing of Environment 123, 155 - 162 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Cruz, M. G. et al. Anatomy of a catastrophic wildfire: The Black Saturday Kilmore East fire in Victoria, Australia. Forest Ecology and Management (2012). doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2012.02.035
2012 Journal Article Duff, T. J., Chong, D., Taylor, P. & Tolhurst, K. G. Procrustes based metrics for spatial validation and calibration of two-dimensional perimeter spread models: A case study considering fire. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 160, 110 - 117 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Raines, J. et al. Pre-shift fluid intake: Effect on physiology, work and drinking during emergency wildfire fighting. Applied Ergonomics 43, 532 - 540 (2012).
2012 Journal Article McCaw, L. W., Gould, J. S., N. Cheney, P., Ellis, P. & Anderson, W. R. Changes in behaviour of fire in dry eucalypt forest as fuel increases with age. Forest Ecology and Management 271, 170 - 181 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Bailey, T. G., Davidson, N. J. & Close, D. C. Understanding the regeneration niche: Microsite attributes and recruitment of eucalypts in dry forests. Forest Ecology and Management 269, 229 - 238 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Buckley, T. N., Turnbull, T. L., Pfautsch, S., Gharun, M. & Adams, M. A. Differences in water use between mature and post-fire regrowth stands of subalpine Eucalyptus delegatensis R. Baker. Forest Ecology and Management 270, 1 - 10 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Phillips, M. et al. Identification of physically demanding tasks performed during bushfire suppression by Australian rural firefighters. Applied Ergonomics 43, 435 - 441 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Hamra, J., Hossain, L., Owen, C. & Abbasi, A. Effects of networks on learning during emergency events. Disaster Prevention and Management 21, 584-598 (2012).
2012 Report Owen, C. Report on the French – Australian/New Zealand Collaborative Research Exchange. (2012). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/report-french-%E2%80%93-australiannew-zealand-collaborative-research-exchange>
2012 Report Owen, C. Information systems implications for information flow between layers in emergency management coordination. (2012).
2012 Report Owen, C. Challenges and implications facing senior personnel engaged at regional and state levels of emergency management operation coordination. (2012). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/resources/research-report/challenges-and-implications-facing-senior-personnel-engaged-regional-and-s>
2012 Report Chong, D., Tolhurst, K. G. & Duff, T. J. PHOENIX RapidFire 4.0's Convective Plume Model. (2012).
2012 Report Chong, D., Tolhurst, K. G. & Duff, T. J. PHOENIX RapidFire 4.0 Convection and Ember Dispersal Model. (2012).
2012 Report Chong, D., Tolhurst, K. G. & Duff, T. J. Incorporating Vertical Winds into PHOENIX RapidFire's Ember Dispersal Model. (2012).
2012 Journal Article Raines, J. et al. The effect of prescribed fluid consumption on physiology and work behavior of wildfire fighters. Applied Ergonomics (2012). doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2012.10.002
2012 Journal Article Plucinksi, M. Modelling the probability of Australian grassfires escaping initial attack to aid deployment decisions. International Journal of Wildland Fire 22, (2012).
2012 Journal Article Stephenson, C., Handmer, J. & Betts, R. Estimating the economic, social and environmental impacts of wildfires in Australia. Environmental Hazards 1 - 19 (2012). doi:10.1080/17477891.2012.703490
2012 Journal Article Whittaker, J., Handmer, J. & Mercer, D. Vulnerability to bushfires in rural Australia: A case study from East Gippsland, Victoria. Journal of Rural Studies (2012). doi:10.1016/j.jrurstud.2011.11.002
2012 Journal Article Aisbett, B., Wolkow, A., Sprajcer, M. & A. Ferguson, S. “Awake, smoky, and hot”: Providing an evidence-base for managing the risks associated with occupational stressors encountered by wildland firefighters. Applied Ergonomics 43, (2012).
2012 Journal Article Matthews, S. et al. Field evaluation of two image-based wildland fire detection systems. Fire Safety Journal 47, 54 - 61 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Lord, C. et al. Validating ‘fit for duty’ tests for Australian volunteer fire fighters suppressing bushfires. Applied Ergonomics 43, 191 - 197 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Peace, M., McCaw, L. & Mills, G. Meteorological dynamics in a fire environment; a case study of the Layman prescribed burn in Western Australia. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal 62, 127-142 (2012).
2012 Journal Article Dowdy, A. J. & Mills, G. A. Atmospheric and fuel moisture characteristics associated with lightning-attributed fires. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 120604140651001 (2012). doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-11-0219.1
2012 Journal Article Buckley, T. N., Turnbull, T. L. & Adams, M. A. Simple models for stomatal conductance derived from a process model: cross-validation against sap flux data. Plant, Cell & Environment no - no (2012). doi:10.1111/j.1365-3040.2012.02515.x

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