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21. Active Fire Protection Systems. Federal Building and Fire Safety Investigation of the World Trade Center Disaster (NIST NCSTAR 1-4) ***DRAFT for Public Comments***
Series: National Construction Safety Team Act Reports (NIST NCSTAR)
Report Number: 1-4
Published: 9/1/2005
Authors: D D Evans, Erica D Kuligowski, William S Dols, William L Grosshandler
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology investigation of active fire protection systems in World Trade Center (WTC) 1, 2, and 7 included the design, installation, capabilities, and performance on September 11,2001, of the automatic fire sp ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909081

22. CONTAMW/X 2.1 Supplemental User Guide and Program Documentation
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7049
Published: 10/23/2003
Authors: George Walton, William S Dols
Abstract: CONTAMW is a general purpose, multi-zone (nodal) airflow and contaminant transport analysis tool that can be used to determine interzone pressure differences, airflow rates and contaminant transport in complex building structures. This tool was deve ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860931

23. Impact of Natural Ventilation Strategies and Design Issues for California Applications, Including Input to ASHRAE Standard 62 and California Title 24-Report on Task 4.4.3a and 4.4.3b of CEC-EEB RMT Project
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7062
Published: 10/1/2003
Authors: Steven J Emmerich, Andrew Keith Persily, William S Dols, James W Axley
Abstract: Natural ventilation has the potential to reduce the energy required for cooling and ventilating commercial buildings while still providing acceptable thermal comfort and indoor air quality. While a recent surge of interest in Europe has advanced natu ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860930

24. LoopDA -- A Natural Ventilation System Design and Analysis Tool
Published: 8/1/2003
Authors: William S Dols, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: The Loop Equation Design Method has been proposed for sizing ventilation airflow components of natural and hybrid ventilation systems. While the loop design method has been demonstrated on a limited basis, the method has been automated in order to be ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860913

25. Development of IAQ Model Input Databases: Volatile Organic Compound Source Emission Rates.
Published: 7/23/2003
Authors: Cynthia H. Reed, Brian J Polidoro, William S Dols
Abstract: Indoor air quality (IAQ) models are often used to predict airflows, contaminant concentrations and personal exposures for a given indoor environment. In order to generate such results, these models typically require the user to provide a wide range o ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860917

26. LoopDA-Natural Ventilation Design and Analysis Software
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6967
Published: 4/1/2003
Authors: William S Dols, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: The Loop Equation Design Method has been proposed for sizing ventilation airflow components of natural and hybrid ventilation systems. While the approach has been demonstrated on a limited basis, the method has been automated in order to better eval ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860904

27. CONTAMW 2.0 User Manual
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6921
Published: 11/1/2002
Authors: William S Dols, George Walton
Abstract: This manual describes the computer program CONTAMW version 2.0 developed by NIST. CONTAMW is a multizone indoor air quality and ventilation analysis program designed to help you determine: airflows and pressures infiltration, exfiltration, and roo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860889

28. A Method to Assess the Suitability of a Climate for Natural Ventilation of Commercial Buildings
Published: 7/1/2002
Authors: Steven J Emmerich, William S Dols, James W Axley
Abstract: Natural ventilation has the potential to reduce first costs and operating costs for some commercial buildings while maintaining ventilation rates consistent with acceptable indoor air quality. While a recent surge of interest in Europe has advanced ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861064

29. An Approach to the Design of Natural and Hybrid Ventilation Systems for Cooling Buildings
Published: 7/1/2002
Authors: James W Axley, Steven J Emmerich, William S Dols, George Walton
Abstract: This paper presents an approach to the design of natural and hybrid ventilation systems that accounts for specific climatic and operational conditions and is organized to serve the building designer at each distinct phase of design predesign analys ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860870

30. Natural Ventilation Review and Plan for Design and Analysis Tools
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6781
Published: 8/1/2001
Authors: Steven J Emmerich, William S Dols, James W Axley
Abstract: Natural ventilation has the potential to reduce first costs and operating costs for some commercial buildings while maintaining ventilation rates consistent with acceptable indoor air quality. While a recent surge of interest in Europe has advanced ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860854



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