Forest fire modeling using cellular automata and percolation threshold analysis

@article{Pak2011ForestFM,
  title={Forest fire modeling using cellular automata and percolation threshold analysis},
  author={Sangil Pak and Tomohisa Hayakawa},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2011 American Control Conference},
  year={2011},
  pages={293-298}
}
  • Sangil Pak, T. Hayakawa
  • Published 18 August 2011
  • Environmental Science, Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 2011 American Control Conference
Multi-state probabilistic cellular automata are developed for forest fire modeling. We propose a forest fire dynamics model considering intensities of fires as multiple states and having the probability that fire spread depends on the states of the neighboring cells. Furthermore, the idea of percolation threshold is introduced to characterize the strength of the fire propagation. Specifically, we propose a new method to derive the critical probability, below which forest fires do not expand to… 
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