Fire — Journal Editorial Board

Editors (20)

Dr. Alistair M. S. Smith
Editor-in-Chief
Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133, Moscow, Idaho 83844-1133, USA
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Interests: environmental biophysics; fire combustion dynamics; air quality and smoke management; remote sensing of ecosystem processes
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Dr. Julie C. Aleman
Associate Editor
Département de Géographie, Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
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Interests: grassland and savanna ecology and conservation; tropical ecology and biogeography (savanna and forest distribution); spatial and temporal ecology; fire and disturbance ecology; climate and land-use changes
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Dr. Susan Prichard
Associate Editor
Research Scientist, School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-2100, USA
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Interests: effects of fire and other disturbances on vegetation and carbon dynamics; climate change; wildland fire management; dry forest restoration; and landscape fuel treatment options to mitigate wildfire effects
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Dr. Eva K. Strand
Associate Editor
Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133, Moscow, Idaho 83844-1133, USA
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Interests: landscape ecology, geospatial analysis, plant community ecology, fire ecology, landscape dynamics, ecosystem processes
Dr. Lynda Prior
Associate Editor
School of Natural Sciences, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 55, Hobart, TAS 7001, Australia
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Interests: forest ecology; tree growth; savanna ecology
Dr. Edivaldo Lopes Thomaz
Associate Editor
Department of Geography, Soil Erosion Laboratory, Universidade Estadual do Centro-Oeste-UNICENTRO, St. Simeão Camargo Varela de Sá, 03-Mailbox, 3010, Postal Code 85.040-430, Guarapuava, Paraná, Brazil
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Interests: experimental geomorphology; fire effects on soil properties and superficial processes, soil erosion; soil erodibility; aggregate stability and slash-and-burn agricultural system
Prof. Malcolm North
Associate Editor
Pacific Southwest Research Station, US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service, 1731 Research Park Dr, Davis, CA, USA 95618 and The John Muir Institute, UC Davis, The Barn - One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616, USA
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Interests: stand dynamics, disturbance regimes, and ecosystem processes of western coniferous forests
Dr. Craig B. Clements
Associate Editor
Fire Weather Research Laboratory, Department of Meteorology and Climate Science, San José State University, San José, CA 95192, USA
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Interests: wildfire micrometeorology; fire-atmosphere interactions; extreme fire behavior; field experiments and experimental design; mountain meteorology
Dr. Joseph J. O'Brien
Associate Editor
Center for Forest Disturbance Science, USDA Forest Service, 320 Green St., Athens, GA 30602, USA
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Interests: fire ecology; fire behavior; conservation biology; tropical ecology
Dr. Dan Neary
Associate Editor
USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2500 South Pine Knoll Drive, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, USA
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Interests: prescribed fire and wildfire; fire severity; post-fire erosion and flooding; BAER; watershed impacts of fire; effects of fire on soils
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Dr. Alan F. Talhelm
Associate Editor
Air Pollution Specialist, Climate Investments Assessment Section, Transportation & Toxics Division, California Air Resources Board, Sacramento, CA 95812, USA
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Interests: forest ecology; ecosystem science; biosphere-atmosphere interactions; plant physiology; biogeochemistry; global change biology
Dr. Grant Harley
Associate Editor
Idaho Tree Ring Lab, Department of Geography, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844, USA
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Interests: dendrochronology; paleoclimatology; climate change; wildfire; drought; cave and karst environments
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Dr. Michael Falkowski
Associate Editor
Warner College of Natural Resources, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
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Interests: remote sensing; forestry; forest science; landscape ecology
Dr. Stephen L. Quarles
Associate Editor
Chief Scientist for Wildfire and Durability, South Carolina Wind and Hail Underwriting Association Senior Fellow, Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, 5335 Richburg Road, Richburg, SC 29729, USA
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Interests: hurricane and high wind building durability and fire protection
Dr. James A. Lutz
Associate Editor
S. J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources, Utah State University, 5230 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-5230, USA
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Interests: forest ecology; community ecology; fire ecology; biogeography; climate change
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Dr. William M. Jolly
Associate Editor
USFS, RMRS, Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory, 5775 Hwy 10 W, Missoula, MT 59808, USA
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Interests: wildland fire behavior; fuel moisture; fuel chemistry; live fuels; fire danger; ecophysiology
Dr. Daniel Johnson
Associate Editor
Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133, Moscow ID 83844-1133, USA
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Interests: climate change; drought; photosynthesis; transpiration; cavitation; embolism; stomata and water relations
Dr. George P. Petropoulos
Associate Editor
Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of Aberystwyth, Old College, King Street Llandinam Building, Room H4 Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DB, UK
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Interests: Earth Observation; GIS; multi- and hyper- spectral remote sensing; land use/cover mapping; change detection; natural hazards; fires; floods; land surface interactions; evapotranspiration; soil moisture; land surface temperature; land biosphere modelling; Soil Vegetation Atmosphere Transfer (SVAT) models; EO algorithms benchmarking; sensitivity analysis
Dr. Dennis R. Becker
Associate Editor
Department of Natural Resources and Society, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1134 Moscow, ID 83844-1134, USA
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Interests: fire policy; community planning; social impacts of fire; economics
Dr. Chad M. Hoffman
Associate Editor
Warner College of Natural Resources, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524, USA
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Interests: wildland fire; fire modeling; fire ecology; forestry
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Editorial Board Members (35)

Dr. John Abatzoglou
Department of Geography, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 3021, Moscow ID, 83844-3021, USA
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Interests: climatology and meteorology; climate change; mountain environments
Dr. Sofia Bajocco
Council for Agricultural Research and Economics, Research Centre for Agriculture and Environment (CREA-AA), Via della Navicella 4, 00184 Roma, Italy
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Interests: landscape ecology; vegetation phenology; remote sensing applications; fire ecology; spatial analysis; land cover change; thematic mapping
Dr. Jennifer K. Balch
Director of Earth Lab & Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Colorado-Boulder, Guggenheim 110, 260 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Tel. +1-303-492-6343
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Interests: fire ecology; land use/landcover change; global change ecology; tropical forest ecology
Dr. Luigi Boschetti
Department of Natural Resources and Society, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844, USA
Tel. (+1)208-885-6508
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Interests: Global Biomass, Burning Remote Sensing of Fire, Forest Monitoring
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Special Issue in Remote Sensing: New Sensors, Multi-Sensor Integration, Large Volumes: New Opportunities and Challenges in Forest Fire Research
Special Issue in Fire: Remote Sensing of Fire and Its Impact on Land and Atmosphere
Prof. David Bowman
Professor of Environmental Change Biology, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Tasmania, Private Bag 55, Hobart TAS 7001, Australia
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Interests: fire ecology; pyrogeography; human fire use; landscape ecology; biogeography; wildlife management; fire and soils; vegetation dynamics; flammability; smoke health effects; fire management policy
Dr. Pietro A. Brivio
Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment, National Research Council (IREA-CNR), Via Bassini 15, I-20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: remote sensing of natural resources and disturbances; forest fires and burned area mapping; biomass burning emissions; land cover mapping and validation methods
Prof. Emilio Chuvieco
Department of Geology, Geography and the Environment, University of Alcala, Colegios 2, 28801 Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Tel. (34) 918854438; Fax: (34) 918854439
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Interests: Satellite Earth Observation; Geographic Information Systems; burned area mapping; fire risk assessment; fuel type mapping
Dr. Candis S. Claiborn
Laboratory for Atmospheric Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2001 Grimes Way, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-5845, USA
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Interests: air quality; atmospheric aerosol chemistry; chemical characterization, source apportionment, emissions, and health effects of atmospheric aerosols; characterization of particles from wildfires and agricultural burning
Prof. Mark A. Cochrane
Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES), 301 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD 21532, USA
Tel. +1-301-689-7109; Fax: +1-301-689-7200
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Interests: climate change; fuels treatments; remote sensing; land cover change; tropical ecosystems; Earth System Science
Dr. Richard G. Everett
Department of Forestry, Division of Natural Resources, Salish Kootenai College, P.O. Box 70, Pablo, MT 59855, USA
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Interests: fire history, fire scar dendrochronology, fire ecology, forest baseline reconstruction, forest health & resiliency, climatic effects on forests
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