Our Director Colin Prentice interviewed Dr Apostolos Voulgarakis on how he got into wildfires, opportunities and challenges in earth system modelling, and his vision for the Centre https://centreforwildfires.org/news/an-interview-with-dr-apostolos-voulgarakis/
Great photo taken by @newscientist during our participation in New Scientist Live 2019. We hope to have reached to UK youth with the importance of fire science and engineering.
The fire whirls in Sirocco is tantalizing.
In the context of the new real-time Geostationary FRP service mentioned immediately below, here is an example of FRP data from the Himawari-8 satellite collected 6th to 19th Feb 2020. Widespread burning in parts of Asia and the extreme fires in Australia can be identified.