Professor Ertugrul Taciroglu has received a LEAP-HI grant for the development of advanced tools that will use computer vision and machine-learning techniques to extract terrain and fuel characteristics from satellite and drone data. His research is expected to enable direct utilization of event data for near-real-time predictions of fire propagation.

Read more at https://www.unr.edu/nevada-today/news/2020/leap-hi-wildfire-grant.

UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering

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