A review of wildland fire spread modelling, 1990-present, 1: Physical and quasi-physical models

@article{Sullivan2010ARO,
  title={A review of wildland fire spread modelling, 1990-present, 1: Physical and quasi-physical models},
  author={Andrew L. Sullivan},
  journal={arXiv: Geophysics},
  year={2010}
}
  • A. Sullivan
  • Published 21 June 2007
  • Environmental Science
  • arXiv: Geophysics
In recent years, advances in computational power and spatial data analysis (GIS, remote sensing, etc) have led to an increase in attempts to model the spread and behaviour of wildland fires across the landscape. This series of review papers endeavours to critically and comprehensively review all types of surface fire spread models developed since 1990. This paper reviews models of a physical or quasi-physical nature. These models are based on the fundamental chemistry and/or physics of… 

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