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  • Aerial suppression experiments in Ngarket conservation park 

    Plucinski, M; Gould, J; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; McCarthy, G (2009)
    Conference report
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  • Computing aerial suppression effectiveness by IR monitoring 

    Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; Gould, J; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Plucinski, M (2009-06)
    Conference report
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    This paper describes the methodology developed to analyse the IR images obtained during the aerial suppression experiments that were conducted in Ngarkat Conservation Park, South Australia, on 3-5 March 2008. This methodology ...
  • Contribució a l'estudi de l'efecte del canvi d'escala en l'experimentació en incendis forestals 

    Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-05-20)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Any rere any milions d'hectàrees són destruïdes pels incendis forestals, no només a Europa sinó arreu del món, tan sols cal recordar els dramàtics episodis viscuts a Califòrnia i Austràlia recentment. A banda de l'evident ...
  • Dimensional and scale analysis in forest fire modeling 

    Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2007)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The aim of this work is to discuss about the use of Dimensional and Scale Analysis in forest fires modeling.
  • Effect of wind and slope when scaling the forest fires rate of spread of laboratory experiments 

    Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2010-06-18)
    Article
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    This paper uses the scaling laws obtained from a Froude Modeling perspective to analyze the variations experienced in the rate of spread of wind-aided and up-slope laboratory fires when changing the size of a scale model. ...
  • Flame structure modeling in forest fires 

    Domènech Jardí, Ruth; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2009-06)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This work in progress presentation wants to summarize the work done in flame modeling applied so far to forest fires and to present the on-going efforts at empirical and physical level that CERTEC is devoting to reach in ...
  • Pile burning of cutting debris in stands of hazel (Corylus avellana): An experimental study of smouldering combustion towards the validation of a burning protocol 

    Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Miralles, Marta; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2010-01)
    Article
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    Smouldering combustion in burning piles was experimentally investigated by studying temperature changes in six piles of 2 m of diameter of cutting debris of hazel (Corylus avellana) for three days after extinction. The ...
  • Project fuse aerial suppression experiments 

    Plucinski, M; Cruz, M.G.; Gould, J; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda; McCarthy, G (2008-05)
    External research report
    Open Access
  • Recerca en incendis forestals: cremes experimentals a Austràlia i Nova Zelanda 

    Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Pérez Ramírez, Yolanda (Societat Catalana de Tecnologia, 2008-07-10)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    Durant els mesos de febrer i març d’aquest any, investigadors australians, nouzelandesos i catalans han dut a terme una campanya de cremes experimentals de recerca a l’estat del sud d’Austràlia i a la regió de Canterbury ...