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11. FLAME HEIGHTS AND HEAT TRANSFER FROM GASEOUS, LIQUID AND SOLID FUELS FOR BURN PATTERN REPEATABILITY RESEARCH
Published: 7/1/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Charles Fleischmann
Abstract: In 2009, the National Research Council of the National Academies (U.S) published a report identifying the research needs of the forensic science community. In the field of fire investigation, one of the specific needs identified was research on the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905896

12. Understanding and Implementing the 16 Life Safety Initiatives - Chapter 3 - Research and Data Collection in the Fire Service
Published: 7/1/2010
Author: Daniel Madrzykowski
Abstract: Research has a direct impact on the fire service. The research comes from a wide range of disciplines engineering, kinesiology, medicine, the military, and many others. The data for the research is also collected from a variety of sources. These ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905691

13. WIND DRIVEN FIRES IN STRUCTURES
Published: 7/1/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Stephen Kerber
Abstract: Fires in high-rise buildings create unique safety challenges for building occupants and fire fighters. Smoke and heat spreading through the corridors and the stairs of a building during a fire can limit building occupants ability to escape and can l ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905897

14. Wind, Fire, and High-Rise Buildings: Firefighters and Engineers Conduct Research to Combat a Lethal Threat
Published: 7/1/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Sunil Kumar, Prabodh Panindre
Abstract: In December 1998, three New York City firefighters were making their way along a corridor to reach a burning apartment on the top floor of a Brooklyn building. The occupant had fled and left the door open. The firemen were trying to reach the apartme ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905582

15. Wind Driven Fire Research: Hazard and Tactics
Published: 3/2/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Stephen Kerber
Abstract: Fires in high-rise buildings create unique safety challenges for buillding occupants and fire fighters. Smoke and heat spreading through the corridors and the stairs of a building during a fire can limit building occupants' ability to escape and ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904209

16. Residential Sprinkler Systems: Review of Current Data and Technology. Supplement 3.
Published: 1/7/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Russell P. Fleming
Abstract: Automatic sprinkler systems have been successfully used to protect industrial and commercial buildings and their occupants for more than 100 years. Historically the place which has offered the least amount of fire protection to occupants, was and st ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904803

17. Impact of Sprinklers on the Fire Hazard in Dormitories: Sleeping Room Fire Experiments.
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1658
Published: 1/1/2010
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, William D. Walton
Abstract: The objective of this study was to compare the levels of hazard created by room fires in a dormitory building with and without automatic fire sprinklers in the room of fire origin. This report describes a series of experiments where fires were initia ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904640

18. Go with the Flow. Nist Study Proves PPV can Save Lives & Improve Safety
Published: 11/1/2009
Authors: Stephen Kerber, Daniel Madrzykowski
Abstract: The Building and Fire Research Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) started a Fire Fighting Technology Group in order to focus on the research needs of the fire service. One key objective of the group is to provide ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904210

19. Fire Fighting Tactics Under Wind Driven Fire Conditions: 7-Story Building Experiments.
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1629
Published: 4/1/2009
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Stephen Kerber
Abstract: A series of 14 experiments was conducted in 7-story building to evaluate the ability of positive pressure ventilation fans, wind control devices and floor below nozzles to mitigate the hazards of a wind driven fire in a structure. Each experiment st ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902177

20. Fire Fighting Tactics under Wind Driven Conditions: Laboratory Experiments
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1618
Published: 1/21/2009
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Stephen Kerber
Abstract: Eight full scale experiments were conducted to examine the impact of wind on fire spread through a multi-room structure and examine the capabilities of wind control devices (WCD) and externally applied water streams to mitigate the hazard. The princ ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901104



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