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51. Home Smoke Alarm Tests, Test Series 2, Report of Test 4017
Published: 5/10/2002
Authors: Jason D Averill, Richard D Peacock, Richard W. Bukowski, Paul A Reneke
Abstract: This Report of Test documents the second series of full scale tests conducted as part of research into the performance of smoke alarms. The first series of tests, conducted in a manufactured home, consisted of fifteen experiments with instrumentatio ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861134

52. Development of a Hazard-Based Method for Evaluating the Fire Safety of Passenger Trains (NISTIR 6588)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6588
Published: 10/14/2001
Authors: Richard W. Bukowski, Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, Jason D Averill, S. H. Markos
Abstract: The fire safety of U.S. passenger rail trains currently is addressed through small-scale flammability and smoke emission tests and performance criteria promulgated by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). The FRA approach relies heavily on test ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912913

53. International Study of the Sublethal Effects of Fire Smoke on Survivability and Health (SEFS): Phase 1. Final Report (NIST TN 1439)
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1439
Published: 8/1/2001
Authors: Richard George Gann, Jason D Averill, Kathryn M Butler, Walter William Jones, George William Mulholland, J L Neviaser, Thomas J. Ohlemiller, Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, J R Hall
Abstract: Fire smoke toxicity has been a recurring theme for fire safety professionals for over four decades. There especially continue to be difficulty and controversy in assessing and addressing the contribution of the sublethal effects of smoke in hazard an ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911863

54. Sublethal Effects of Smoke on Survival and Health
Published: 3/26/2001
Authors: Richard George Gann, Jason D Averill, Kathryn M Butler, Walter William Jones, George William Mulholland, J L Neviaser, Thomas J. Ohlemiller, Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, J R Hall
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911919

55. Development of a Fire Hazard Assessment Method to Evaluate the Fire Safety of Passenger Trains
Published: 1/22/2001
Authors: Richard D Peacock, Richard W. Bukowski, Paul A Reneke, Jason D Averill, S. H. Markos
Abstract: U.S. passenger train fire safety has historically been addressed primarily through the citation of small-scale flammability and smoke emission tests and performance criteria promulgated by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). This approach has ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912912

56. Development of a Hazard-Based Method for Evaluating the Fire Safety of Passenger Trains
Published: 6/29/1999
Authors: Richard W. Bukowski, Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, Jason D Averill, S. H. Markos
Abstract: The fire safety of U.S. passenger rail trains currently is addressed through small-scale flammability and smoke emission tests and performance criteria promulgated by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). The FRA approach relies heavily on test ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912914

57. Evaluating Multi-Sensor Fire Detectors in the Fire Emulator/Detector Evaluator
Published: 6/29/1999
Authors: Thomas George Cleary, Michael D. Anderson, Jason D Averill, William L. Grosshandler
Abstract: NIST has developed the Fire Emulator/Detector Evaluator (FE/DE) for the purpose of testing detectors in a controlled environment. The FE/DE is a flow tunnel where fire or nuisance source characteristics can be controlled so that a detector placed in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912163

58. Challenges in Modeling Scalars in Turbulence and LES: Anisotropy, dynamic models, and scale separation
Published: Date unknown
Authors: Jason D Averill, C Meneveau, H S Kang, F Charlette, O Knio, D Veynante
Abstract: This paper discusses three interrelated aspects of modeling scalar transport, mixing and combustion, in the context of large-eddy simulation (LES). In terms of passice scalar modeling, we find deom heated wake measurements that whereas the kinetic e ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861086

59. Federal Investigation of the Evacuation of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001
Published: Date unknown
Authors: Jason D Averill, Dennis S Mileti, Richard D Peacock, Erica D Kuligowski, N Groner, Guylene Proulx, H Nelson
Abstract: This paper presents the findings of the NIST World Trade Center Investigation describing the occupant evacuation of WTC 1 and WTC 2 on September 11, 2001. The egress system, including stairwells and elevators, is described along with the evacuation ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861356

60. Recent Developments in Building Fire Detection Technologies
Published: Date unknown
Authors: William L. Grosshandler, Jason D Averill, Thomas George Cleary, D W Weinert
Abstract: Sensing technologies and their application to detecting fires in buildings continue to evolve, and recent advances are summarized in this article. Work being conducted at NIST on characterizing smoke and on bench-scale evaluation of multi-element d ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861132



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