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Mr Sebastien Lahaye

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Sebastien is a Research Associate working jointly for UNSW and New South Wales Rural Fire Service.

He has been a Fire Officer in France since 1997. His experience is in Bushfire fighting strategies, fire behaviour, prescribed burnings and command team management.

In 2012, Sebastien started a PhD at the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Paris, in ecology and biodiversity while pursuing his activities in the Bouches-du-Rhone Fire Service...view more

Sebastien is a Research Associate working jointly for UNSW and New South Wales Rural Fire Service.

He has been a Fire Officer in France since 1997. His experience is in Bushfire fighting strategies, fire behaviour, prescribed burnings and command team management.

In 2012, Sebastien started a PhD at the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Paris, in ecology and biodiversity while pursuing his activities in the Bouches-du-Rhone Fire Service (Marseille). His topic was to investigate large fire behaviour in Europe.

In January 2017, he left his position in France for a one-year project in UNSW Canberra.

He is working on operational implications of dynamic fire propagation.

His advisor is Associate Professor Jason Sharples


My Expertise

Wildfire and prescribed burnings in Europe

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