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Advanced Fire Detection Project
Last Updated Date: 12/16/2013

This project will develop the technology to significantly reduce residential fire deaths through demonstration of economical advanced detection … more

Reduced Flammability of Upholstered Furniture Project
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2013

The long term vision for this project is to enable the prediction of the burning behavior of furniture based on the material properties and the … more

Advanced Gas-Phase Fire Retardants Project
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2013

There is high motivation in industry to replace the widely used brominated fire retardants (and their antimony synergist). In order to aid in the … more

Reduced Ignition and Flame Spread with Nano-Engineered Foam Project
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2013

This research will enable commercialization of a reduced flammability, inexpensive, and EHS [1] compliant polyurethane foam and a high smoldering … more

National Fire Research Laboratory Infrastructure and Commissioning Project
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2013

At present, there is no research facility in the world that allows scientists and engineers to conduct research on the response of real-scale … more

Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2013

The objective of the Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to increase the safety of … more

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