Publications

Below is a list of publications where the Spark framework has been used.

Incorporating directionality in the modelling of firebreaks using a two-dimensional dynamic fire spread simulator

MODSIM 2021

A water suppression model for wildfires

MODSIM 2021

A deterministic ensemble approach to model fire spread in pine plantations, for use in the Spark two-dimensional spread simulator

AFAC 2021

Effect of weather forecast errors on fire growth model projections

International Journal of Wildland Fire 29 (11) 983-994

Radiant heat flux modelling for wildfires

Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Volume 175, September 2020, Pages 62-80

Investigation of the effects of interactions of intersecting oblique fire lines with and without wind in a combustion wind tunnel
International Journal of Wildland Fire 28, 704-719
Environmental Modelling & Software, 2018, vol. 107, p. 12-24
MODSIM 2017
MODSIM 2017
MODSIM 2017
SparkCloud: A Cloud-Based Elastic Bushfire Simulation Service
Remote Sensing, 10, 74, 2018
Wildfire Prediction: Systems For The Future
Asia Pacific Fire Magazine, 2017
Curvature effects in the dynamic propagation of wildfires
International Journal of Wildland Fire, 2017
A power series formulation for two-dimensional wildfire shapes
International Journal of Wildland Fire, 2016
Effects of spatial and temporal variation in environmental conditions on simulation of wildfire spread
Environmental Modelling & Software, 2015, vol. 67, p. 118-127
SPARK – A Bushfire Spread Prediction Tool
Environmental Software Systems. Infrastructures, Services and Applications, 2015, vol. 448, p. 262-271
An Integrated Workflow Architecture for Natural Hazards, Analytics and Decision Support
Environmental Software Systems. Infrastructures, Services and Applications, 2015, vol. 448, p. 333-342
Integration of remote sensing data with bushfire prediction models
MODSIM 2015