IAWF is proud to announce that the 2019 recipient of the IAWF Early Career in Fire Science Award is Dr. Sara McAllister. Sara has been a Research Scientist for the US Forest Service at the Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory since 2009. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering where she focused on spacecraft flammability for NASA. Her background in combustion and engineering has enabled her to bring unique insight into the physical processes controlling ignition, fire spread, and burning.
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