Development and Evaluation of WindNinja
Development and evaluation of a Reynolds-Averaged Navier-Stokes solver in WindNinja for operational wildland fire applications
Wagenbrenner, N.S., Forthofer, J.M., Page, W.G., Butler, B.W., (2019)
Atmos. 10(672), doi:10.3390/atmos10110672.
Downscaling surface wind predictions from numerical weather prediction models in complex terrain with WindNinja
Wagenbrenner, N.S., Forthofer, J.M., Lamb, B.K., Shannon, K.S., Butler, B.W., (2016)
Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16:5229-5241, doi:10.5194/acp-16-5229-2016.
Initialization of high resolution surface wind simulations using National Weather Service (NWS) gridded data
Forthofer, J.M., Shannon, K.S., Butler, B.W. (2011)
In ‘11th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit. Missoula, MT’, April 4-8, 2011.
Simulating diurnally driven slope winds with WindNinja
Forthofer, J.M., Shannon, K.S., Butler, B.W., (2009)
In: Proceedings of 8th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorological Society; 2009 October 13-15; Kalispell, MT
Modeling wind in complex terrain for use in fire spread prediction
Forthofer, J.M. (2007)
Fort Collins, CO: Colorado State University, Thesis.
A comparison of three approaches for simulating fine-scale surface winds for simulatiing fine-scale surface winds in support of wildland fire management. Part II. An exploratory study of the effect of simulated winds on fire growth simulations

High-resolution observations of the near-surface wind field over an isolated mountain and in a steep river canyon
Butler, B.W., Wagenbrenner, N.S., Forthofer, J.M, Lamb, B.K., Shannon, K.S., Finn, D., Eckman, R.M., Clawson, K., Bradshaw, L., Sopko, P., Beard, S., Jimenez, D., Wold, C., Vosburgh, M. (2015)
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 3785–3801, 2015 doi:10.5194/acp-15-3785-2015

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Computer Architecture and Operating Systems department, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain
Mapping fire behaviour under changing climate in a Mediterranean landscape in Greece
Ioannis Mitsopoulos Giorgos Mallinis Anna Karali Christos Giannakopoulos Margarita Arianoutsou Received: 21 May 2014 / Accepted: 15 October 2015 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015 DOI 10.1007/s10113-015-0884-0
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