Tove Frykmer is a doctoral student at the Division of Risk Management and Societal Safety at Lund University, Sweden. She is currently a Visiting Scholar with the UC Berkeley Center for Catastrophic Risk Management. Her broader research area revolves around a project called “Adaptive Command & Control and Collaboration Within the Swedish Crisis Management,” of which she is part. Her focus is on cognitive aspects of decision-making, specifically improvisation and problem solving in disasters. Currently, she is working together with fellow researchers on a paper on improvisation and problem solving as a means to understand collective performance. While at UC Berkeley, she is performing empirical research based on this paper to understand the problem solving process.