Solving problems in the
Wildland-Urban Interface

Joseph W. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Phone: 858 228 0089

WEEDS info

Presentation to the Fire & Materials 2007 Conference

Powerpoint presentation for download
Accompanying Article (.pdf)
Extended Abstract (.pdf)

("Firebrand Protection as the Key Design Element for Structure Survival during Catastrophic Wildland Fires", Co-authored with Oren Patashnik and containing statistical results on curved-tile roofing. Presented Jan. 31, 2007 in San Francisco)

Presentation to the Third International Fire Ecology and Management Conference

Presented in San Diego on November 17, 2006 in the Wildland-Urban Interface Track.


Home & Fire Magazine


Spring 2005 edition contains WEEDS: Wind Enabled Ember Dousing System. p. 32


Fire Safety Journal

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New WEEDS Installation in Descanso, CA

New WEEDS Installation in Descanso, CA