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21. 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

22. 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

23. 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

24. 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

25. Flammability Hazard of Materials.
Published: 9/1/2008
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, D W. Stroup
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=900091

26. Residential Sprinkler Systems.
Published: 9/1/2008
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, R P Fleming
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=900094

27. Evaluating Positive Pressure Ventilation In Large Structures: School Pressure and Fire Experiments (NIST TN 1498)
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1498
Published: 7/1/2008
Authors: Stephen Kerber, Daniel Madrzykowski
Abstract: A series of experiments was run in a masonry educational building examining the ability of fire service Positive Pressure Ventilation (PPV) fans to limit smoke spread or to remove smoke from areas where potential occupants may be located. The PPV fan ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910213

28. Firefighting Technology Research at NIST
Published: 5/1/2008
Authors: Daniel Madrzykowski, Stephen Kerber
Abstract: During the past year, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has continued work on many projects and started a few new efforts to improve firefighter safety. In addition to the research projects listed below, the Fire Fighting Tech ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910234

29. Impact of a Residential Sprinkler on the Heat Release Rate of a Christmas Tree Fire
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Published: 5/1/2008
Author: Daniel Madrzykowski
Abstract: Although the number of Christmas tree fires is low, the fires carry a higher level of hazard than other fires that occur in a residential structure. This study, supported by the U. S. Fire Administration, has the following three objectives: 1) chara ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861535

30. Evaluating Positive Pressure Ventilation In Large Structures: High-Rise Fire Experiments
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7468
Published: 11/1/2007
Authors: Stephen Kerber, Daniel Madrzykowski
Abstract: A series of six experiments was conducted in a high-rise apartment building in Chicago, Illinois. One experiment on each of the fire floors utilized portable fans and the other utilized a large truck or trailer mounted fan. The two experiments on th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861457



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