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Title: Forest wildfires and cellular automata
Author: Cova, Pol
Director/Tutor: Labarta, Amílcar
Keywords: Incendis forestals
Models matemàtics
Treballs de fi de grau
Forest fires
Mathematical models
Bachelor's thesis
Issue Date: Jan-2020
Abstract: The purpose of this work is to study the properties of wildfire propagation trough the comparison of two different theoretical models: percolation and self-organised criticality. Computer simulations for the two models were performed using a cellular automaton in a 2D lattice using Python. Results show how the percolation model presents a phase transition and SOC behaviour establishes a characteristic frequency of appearance for each fire size that follows a power law.
Note: Treballs Finals de Grau de Física, Facultat de Física, Universitat de Barcelona, Curs: 2020, Tutor: Amílcar Labarta Rodriguez
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/176434
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