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    • On the use of compact thermal cameras for quantitative wildfire monitoring 

      Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Jimenez, Daniel; Butler, Bret W.; Mata Miquel, Cristian; Rios Rubiras, Oriol; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2018)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      In recent times, there have been significant developments in remote sensing techniques applied to forest fire research. In particular, infrared (IR) imagery has proved effective to measure variables such as rate of spread, ...
    • Performance analysis of a self-protection system for vehicles in case of WUI fire entrapment 

      Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Sebastià, Joan; Mata Miquel, Cristian; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2019)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Sheltering inside a civilian vehicle has proved to be a high risk strategy in case of wildfire entrapment. Survival is by no means guaranteed, especially in moderate to high-intensity wildfires. However, vehicles do offer ...
    • Remote characterization of fire behavior during the FireFlux II experiment 

      Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Kochanski, Adam; Clements, Craig (2022-11)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Open Access
      The FireFlux II field experiment was conducted on January 30th, 2013 in south-east Texas, USA, under high fire danger conditions. The experiment was designed to study the behavior of a head fire progressing through a flat, ...
    • Short-term fire front spread prediction using inverse modelling and airborne infrared images 

      Rios Rubiras, Oriol; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2016-10-03)
      Open Access
      A wildfire forecasting tool capable of estimating the fire perimeter position sufficiently in advance of the actual fire arrival will assist firefighting operations and optimise available resources. However, owing to limited ...
    • Tallers Virtuals d'Arquitectura. La docència telemàtica de l'Arquitectura 

      García-Escudero, Daniel; Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Solaguren-Beascoa de Corral, Félix (2020-09-21)
      Open Access