July 7, 2018, the founder and long-standing former head of the Department of Physical and Computational Mechanics of Tomsk State University, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Member of the National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Honored Professor of Tomsk State University, Professor, Anatoly Grishin, passed away on the 80th year of his life. […]
By John A. Hall, Paul F. Steblein and Colin C. Hardy In his October 26, 2017 commentary in these pages, Dr. Tom Zimmerman highlights a number of ongoing and future challenges faced by wildland fire management. To address these challenges he also identifies an important role for science and in particular management-relevant wildland fire research. […]
Peer-Review: Fire in Ponderosa
An update form the field — from a prior IAWF scholarship recipient.
Fuel and topography influences on burnover fatalities, and more fire science in latest and most viewed articles.
Lessons learned from the Global Paleofire Working Group workshop, Montreal, Canada. A report on science in practice.
Deadline – April 2, 2018
Her focus on social science and wildfire risk perception helps improve the management of wildfire risk. And IJWF thanks her for her advocacy for service to the journal.
Including the reflection on what our research lessons mean … “and how can we begin to make those lessons something that managers and policy makers can use broadly?”
Michele Steinberg interviews a growing cadre of experts who explain how we can better apply fire science and engineering to protecting lives and property from wildfires.