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    • Risk analysis of LPG tanks at the wildland-urban interface: are regulated safety distances large enough? 

      Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Caballero, David; Martín, Jesús; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2018)
      Conference report
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    • Salvem Collserola : fase arquitectònica 

      Rabaza Gairí, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
    • Salvem Collserola : fase territorial 

      Camacho Abad, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
    • Short term forecasting of large scale wind-driven wildfires using thermal imaging and inverse modelling techniques 

      Rios Rubiras, Oriol; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 2014-10-31)
      Part of book or chapter of book
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      A key factor in decision-making process during a wildfire incident is counting on the forecast of how the fire is likely to behave in different fuels, weather conditions and terrain. Wildfire models and simulators attempt ...
    • 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)
      Article
      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 ...
    • Soil moisture mapping using forward scattered GPS L1 signals 

      Alonso Arroyo, Alberto; Forte Veliz, Giuseppe Francesco; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Hyuk, Park; Pascual Biosca, Daniel; Onrubia Ibáñez, Raúl; Jové Casulleras, Roger (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
      Conference lecture
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      This work presents a novel technique for the determination of soil moisture obtaining 2-D Soil Moisture (SM) information with a single instrument. Both the instrument and the retrieval algorithm used, which is based on ...
    • UAS architecture for forest fire remote sensing 

      Royo Chic, Pablo; Pastor Llorens, Enric; Solé, M.; Lema Rosas, Juan Manuel; López Rubio, Juan; Barrado Muxí, Cristina (2011)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This paper presents the hardware/software architecture of the Sky-Eye UAS prototype. In particular it details the hardware of the prototype, its operational concept and the software avionics architecture. The software ...
    • Wildland–urban interface fires in spain: summary of the policy framework and recommendations for improvement 

      Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Muñoz Navarro, Juan Antonio; Caballero Valero, David; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Dalmau Rovira, Ferran; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2019-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Southern Europe is recurrently being hit by forest fires affecting wildland–urban interface (WUI) areas which, particularly in the last decade, have resulted in tremendous consequences. In the years to come, self-protection ...