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1. Response to ,Comments on the National Institute of Standards and Technology Investigation of the 2001 World Trade Center FiresŠ
Published: 4/15/2014
Authors: Richard George Gann, Anthony P Hamins, Therese P McAllister, Kevin B McGrattan, William M Pitts, Kuldeep R Prasad
Abstract: The editor of a special issue of Fire Technology invited the NIST authors to address the NIST Investigation of the WTC disaster and associated practice and research progress in the 10 years since then. The three published papers are a summary of th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=915503

2. Reducing the Risk of Fire in Buildings and Communities
Published: 1/1/2014
Authors: Anthony P Hamins, Jason D Averill, Nelson P Bryner, David T Butry, Richard George Gann, Rick D Davis, Daniel Madrzykowski, Alexander Maranghides, Jiann C Yang, Matthew F Bundy, Samuel L Manzello, Jeffrey W Gilman, Francine K. Amon, William E. Mell
Abstract: Fire costs and losses are a significant life safety and economic burden on society comprising about two percent of the United States gross domestic product. This paper presents the results of a roadmap developed by the National Institute of Standar ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913244

3. Smoke Component Yields from Bench-scale Fire Tests: 1. NFPA 269 / ASTM E 1678
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1760
Published: 12/19/2013
Authors: Richard George Gann, Nathan D Marsh, Jason D Averill, Marc R. Nyden
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912321

4. Smoke Component Yields from Bench-scale Fire Tests: 2. ISO 19700 Controlled Equivalence Ratio Tube Furnace
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1761
Published: 12/19/2013
Authors: Nathan D Marsh, Richard George Gann, Marc R. Nyden
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912322

5. Smoke Component Yields from Bench-scale Fire Tests: 3. ISO 5660-1 / ASTM E 1354 with Enclosure and Variable Oxygen Concentration
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1762
Published: 12/19/2013
Authors: Nathan D Marsh, Richard George Gann
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912323

6. Smoke Component Yields from Bench-scale Fire Tests: 4. Comparison of Bench-scale and Full-scale Results
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1763
Published: 12/19/2013
Authors: Nathan D Marsh, Richard George Gann
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912324

7. OBSERVATIONS ON THE GENERATION OF TOXIC PRODUCTS IN THE ISO/TS 19700 CONTROLLED EQUIVALENCE RATIO TUBE FURNACE AND THE CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERE CONE CALORIMETER
Published: 6/24/2013
Authors: Nathan D Marsh, Richard George Gann, John R Shields, Marc R. Nyden
Abstract: Efforts are underway in several research groups to adapt existing flammability test methods for the determination of yields of toxic compounds such as CO, HCN, and HCl. These include the NFPA 269 / ASTM E 1678 radiant furnace apparatus, the ISO/T ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914079

8. Reconstruction of the Thermal Environment in the Tall World Trade Center Buildings
Published: 1/11/2013
Authors: Richard George Gann, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, Thomas J. Ohlemiller, Kuldeep R Prasad, William M Pitts, Harold E Nelson
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) conducted an extensive investigation of the collapse of the three tall World Trade Center (WTC) buildings. This paper describes the reconstruction of the fires, the thermal environment they c ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910063

9. Overview of the Structural Design of World Trade Center 1, 2, and 7
Published: 9/1/2012
Authors: Therese P McAllister, Fahim Sadek, John L Gross, Jason D Averill, Richard George Gann
Abstract: This paper summarizes the primary structural systems which comprised World Trade Center 1, World Trade Center 2, and World Trade Center 7. The buildings were destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. This paper describes the four ma ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910105

10. Strategic Roadmap for Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings and Communities
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1130
Published: 4/18/2012
Authors: Anthony P Hamins, Jason D Averill, Richard George Gann, Nelson P Bryner, Rick D Davis, David T Butry, Alexander Maranghides, Jiann C Yang, Daniel Madrzykowski, Matthew F Bundy, Samuel L Manzello, Jeffrey W Gilman, Francine K. Amon, William E. Mell
Abstract: The burden of fire on the U.S. economy continues to be large, comprising approximately $280 billion annually, or 2 percent of GDP. Over the last 30 years, civilian fire deaths and injuries have decreased due to the efforts of many people and org ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909653



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