Outstanding Publication Award

UCAR
2005
Janice Coen (RAL and MMM). Co-nominees and co-authors included Shankar Mahalingam (University of California, Riverside) and John Daily (University of Colorado, Boulder).
Internal
Nominee

This paper represents an important contribution to our knowledge of wildfire dynamics and the coupling of fires with the surrounding atmosphere, and it presents fundamentally new observations that will change the focus and direction of future theoretical and modeling studies.

Coen, J., S. Mahalingam, and J. Daily, 2004: Infrared imagery of crown fire dynamics during FROSTFIRE. Journal of Applied Meteorology 1989-2005 (After 2005 - Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology), 43, 1241-1259
DOI: 
10.1175/1520-0450(2004)0432.0.CO;2