Create your own scenarios with customized agent-based models for wildfire, flood, evacuation, storms, airborne particulates, as well as biological and ecological behaviors, each based on your community’s data.
LANL, Los Alamos, NM – Fire readiness activities include training with the latest in simulation technology, the Simtable, and a year-round program of fire fuel mitigation. We can start a fire and we can simulate the response to a fire, how we would mitigate it. We have many different options, whether we cut hand lines [...]
Over 75 Simtables are deployed in city, state and federal agencies and in colleges and universities. They are being used in certified curriculum training exercises for mitigation planning in wildland fire and other emergency management scenarios. Government entities purchasing Simtables include the USDA, USFS, BLM, DOE along with State, County and City municipalities.
Simtable featured as one of 5 cool inventions in Time’s Techland 50 Best Inventions issue. Click image to read Time’s article, How a Common Sandbox Is Battling Arizona’s Wallow Fire.
During the second event … Stephen Guerin, chief technology officer at SimTable, won the mash-up for his integration work on the common operational picture piece.
In the Lab Notes blog, Rodman Linn’s article “How Computer Modeling Might Help Us Better Understand—and Better Manage—Wildfires” mentions Simtable’s use at Los Alamos National Laboratory – published on the Huffington Post. A photo from space of the Las Conchas fire in the Jemez mountains near Los Alamos, N.M. The fire burned 43,000 acres on the first [...]
Simtable story on CW6 San Diego news at SDSU’s VizCenter with Dr. Eric Frost. ”Program at San Diego State University is helping keep firefighters safe, an amazing new technology being used to track the SandFire“
LANL – At the Interagency Fire Center at Los Alamos National Laboratory, experts rely on the state-of-the-art Simtable to help them predict the unpredictable. With algorithms that include camera-based object-tracking and projection developed by the Laboratory, the emergency operations team can simulate a wildland fire spreading across any terrain. The table system, developed and marketed [...]
Marin Independent Journal covers Marin County’s use of their Simtable to prep for fire season: “Fire risk in Marin Remains High, Residents Urged to Prepare”
Station KBTX out of College Station, TX covers new Simtable installation by Texas A&M Forest Service. “New tool helps fight and prevent fires” story by Clay Falls.
Simtable supporting Rx341/301Prescribed Fire Planner/Implementer Class at NIFC Great Basin Training Center in Boise last week.
Simtable visits National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) to discuss research in novel interfaces and human computer interaction.
University of New Mexico will host the GIS Day celebration on November 18, 2015 as part of the larger nationwide Geography Awareness Week. Simtable will be demonstrating the capabilities of our All Hazards modules.
Marin County Fire Department in Woodacre, CA installs a Simtable to help with training and incident command. Northern California has seen devastating recent wildfires providing a reminder on how crucial disaster preparedness is.