Dr Wendy Anderson

Visiting Fellow
  • PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

Slijepcevic A; Anderson WR; Matthews S; Anderson DH, 2015, 'Evaluating models to predict daily fine fuel moisture content in eucalypt forest', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 335, pp. 261 - 269, 10.1016/j.foreco.2014.09.040

Anderson WR; Cruz MG; Fernandes PM; McCaw L; Vega JA; Bradstock RA; Fogarty L; Gould J; McCarthy G; Marsden-Smedley JB, 2015, 'A generic, empirical-based model for predicting rate of fire spread in shrublands', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 24, pp. 443 - 460, 10.1071/WF14130

Slijepcevic A; Anderson WR; Matthews S, 2013, 'Testing existing models for predicting hourly variation in fine fuel moisture in eucalypt forests', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 306, pp. 202 - 215, 10.1016/j.foreco.2013.06.033

Cruz MG; McCaw WL; Anderson WR; Gould JS, 2013, 'Fire behaviour modelling in semi-arid mallee-heath shrublands of southern Australia', Environmental Modelling and Software, vol. 40, pp. 21 - 34, 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.07.003

Harris S; Anderson WR; Kilinc M; Fogarty L, 2012, 'The relationship between fire behaviour measures and community loss: An exploratory analysis for developing a bushfire severity scale', Natural Hazards, vol. 63, pp. 391 - 415, 10.1007/s11069-012-0156-y

Cheney NP; Gould JS; McCaw WL; Anderson WR, 2012, 'Predicting fire behaviour in dry eucalypt forest in southern Australia', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 280, pp. 120 - 131, 10.1016/j.foreco.2012.06.012

Lachlan McCaw W; Gould JS; Phillip Cheney N; Ellis PFM; Anderson WR, 2012, 'Changes in behaviour of fire in dry eucalypt forest as fuel increases with age', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 271, pp. 170 - 181, 10.1016/j.foreco.2012.02.003

Hollis JJ; Anderson WR; McCaw WL; Cruz MG; Burrows ND; Ward B; Tolhurst KG; Gould JS, 2011, 'The effect of fireline intensity on woody fuel consumption in southern Australian eucalypt forest fires', Australian Forestry, vol. 74, pp. 81 - 96, 10.1080/00049158.2011.10676350

Hollis JJ; Matthews S; Anderson WR; Cruz MG; Burrows ND, 2011, 'Behind the flaming zone: Predicting woody fuel consumption in eucalypt forest fires in southern Australia', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 261, pp. 2049 - 2067, 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.02.031

Anderson SAJ; Anderson WR; Hollis JJ; Botha EJ, 2011, 'A simple method for field-based grassland curing assessment', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 20, pp. 804 - 814, 10.1071/WF10069

Hollis JJ; Matthews S; Ottmar RD; Prichard SJ; Slijepcevic A; Burrows ND; Ward B; Tolhurst KG; Anderson WR; Gould JS, 2010, 'Testing woody fuel consumption models for application in Australian southern eucalypt forest fires', Forest Ecology and Management, vol. 260, pp. 948 - 964, 10.1016/j.foreco.2010.06.007

Pearce HG; Anderson WR; Fogarty LG; Todoroki CL; Anderson SAJ, 2010, 'Linear mixed-effects models for estimating biomass and fuel loads in shrublands', Canadian Journal of Forest Research, vol. 40, pp. 2015 - 2026, 10.1139/X10-139

Anderson SAJ; Anderson WR, 2010, 'Ignition and fire spread thresholds in gorse (Ulex europaeus)', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 19, pp. 589 - 598, 10.1071/WF09008

Plucinski MP; Anderson WR; Bradstock RA; Gill AM, 2010, 'The initiation of fire spread in shrubland fuels recreated in the laboratory', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 19, pp. 512 - 520, 10.1071/WF09038

Anderson WR; Catchpole EA; Butler BW, 2010, 'Convective heat transfer in fire spread through fine fuel beds', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 19, pp. 284 - 298, 10.1071/WF09021

Anderson SAJ; Anderson WR, 2009, 'Predicting the elevated dead fine fuel moisture content in gorse (Ulex europaeus L.) shrub fuels', Canadian Journal of Forest Research, vol. 39, pp. 2355 - 2368, 10.1139/X09-142

Ahmed MS; Kayali O; Anderson W, 2009, 'Evaluation of Binary and Ternary Blends of Pozzolanic Materials Using the Rapid Chloride Permeability Test', JOURNAL OF MATERIALS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, vol. 21, pp. 446 - 453, 10.1061/(ASCE)0899-1561(2009)21:9(446)

Sharfuddin Ahmed M; Kayali O; Anderson W, 2008, 'Chloride penetration in binary and ternary blended cement concretes as measured by two different rapid methods', Cement and Concrete Composites, vol. 30, pp. 576 - 582, 10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2008.02.005

Plucinski MP; Anderson WR, 2008, 'Laboratory determination of factors influencing successful point ignition in the litter layer of shrubland vegetation', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 17, pp. 628 - 637, 10.1071/WF07046

Catchpole EA; Anderson WR; Viney NR; Mccaw WL; Marsden-Smedley JB, 2001, 'Estimating fuel response time and predicting fuel moisture content from field data', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 10, pp. 215 - 222

Marsden-Smedley JB; Anderson WR; Pyrke A, 2001, 'Fire modelling in Tasmanian buttongrass moorlands. IV Sustaining versus non-sustaining fires', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 10, pp. 255 - 262

Marsden-Smedley JB; Anderson WR, 2001, 'Fire modelling in Tasmanian buttongrass moorlands. III Dead fuel moisture', International Journal of Wildland Fire, vol. 10, pp. 241 - 253

Speer MS; Leslie LM; Morison R; Catchpole W; Bradstock R; Bunker R, 2001, 'Modelling fire weather and fire spread rates for two bushfires near Sydney', AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL MAGAZINE, vol. 50, pp. 241 - 246

Fernandes PM; Anderson WR; Rego FC, 2000, 'Shrubland fire behaviour modelling with microplot data', Canadian Journal of Forest Research - Revue Canadienne de Recherche Forestiere, pp. 889 - 899

Marsden-Smedley JB; Pyrke A; Anderson WR, 1999, 'Buttongrass moorland fire-behaviour prediction and management', Tasforests, vol. 11, pp. 87

Cheney NP; Gould JS; Anderson WR, 1998, 'Prediction of fire spread in grasslands', International Journal of Wildland Fire, pp. 1 - 13

Catchpole WR; Catchpole EA; Butler BW; Rothermel RC; Morris GA; Latham DJ, 1998, 'Rate of spread of free-burning fires in woody fuels in a wind tunnel', Combustion Science and Technology, vol. 131, pp. 1 - 37

Conference Papers

Lacy PA; Weber RO; Gould JS; Anderson WR; Smith G, 2007, 'Prescribed fire in young eucalypt plantations. Is it worth the risk?', in Bushfire CRC/AFAC 2007 Conference, Bushfire CRC/AFAC 2007 Conference, Hobart, pp. 1 - 17, presented at Bushfire CRC/AFAC 2007 Conference, Hobart, 19 - 21 September 2007

Anderson WR, 2007, 'Fire behaviour modelling - empirical approach', in Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Hobart, pp. 41 - 55, presented at Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Hobart, 18 - 19 September 2007

Anderson WR, 2007, 'Shrubland fire behaviour - overview', in Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Hobart, pp. 119 - 133, presented at Bushfire CRC Pre-Conference Workshops, Hobart, 18 - 19 September 2007

Plucinski MP; Anderson WR, (ed.), 2002, 'Vertical development of fire in shrubland fuels', in IV International Conference on Forest Fire Research, IV International Conference on Forest Fire Research, Luso, Coimbra, Portugal, pp. 120, presented at IV International Conference on Forest Fire Research, Luso, Coimbra, Portugal, 18 - 23 November 2002

Plucinski MP; Anderson WR, 2001, 'Predicting Ignitiion Thresholds in Litter Layers', in MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, The Australian National University, Canberra Australia, presented at MODSIM 2001: International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, The Australian National University, Canberra Australia, 10 - 13 December 2001

Anderson WR, 2000, 'The State of the Art of Fire Research in Australia', in Research special Session, Research special Session, Hyeres, France, pp. 148 - 157, presented at Research special Session, Hyeres, France, 24 October 2000

Anderson WR; Bradstock R; Choate J; Fogarty L; Gellie N; Mccarthy G; Mccaw WL; Marsden-Smedley JB; Pearce G, 1999, 'Cooperative development of prediction equations for fire behaviour in heathlands and shrublands', in Australian Bushfire Conference, Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, pp. 77 - 83, presented at Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, 07 - 09 July 1999

Marsden-Smedley JB; Rudman T; Pyrke A; Anderson WR, 1999, 'Buttongrass moorland fire behaviour prediction system', in Australian Bushfire Conference, Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, pp. 243 - 247, presented at Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, 07 - 09 July 1999

Speer M; Leslie LM; Anderson WR; Bradstock R, 1999, 'Predicting spread rates for the Sydney January 1994 fires', in Australian Bushfire Conference, Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, pp. 383 - 386, presented at Australian Bushfire Conference, Albury, NSW, 07 - 09 July 1999

Anderson WR; Bradstock R; Choate J; Fogarty L; Gellie N; Mccarthy G; Mccaw L; Marsden-Smedley JB; Pearce G, 1998, 'Cooperative development of equations for heathland fire behaviour', in III International Conference on Forest Fire Research and 14th Conference on Fire and Forest Meteorology, III International Conference on Forest Fire Research and 14th Conference on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Luso, Portuagal, presented at III International Conference on Forest Fire Research and 14th Conference on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Luso, Portuagal, 16 - 20 November 1998

Reports

Harris S; Anderson WR; Kilinc M; Fogarty L, 2011, Establishing the link between the power of the fire and community loss: The first step towards developing a bushfire severity scale, Victorian Government Department of Sustainability and Environment, Melbourne, Fire Research Reports, 89