NIST logo

Publications Portal

You searched on:
Author: robert chapman
Sorted by: title

Displaying records 21 to 30 of 48 records.
Resort by: Date / Title


21. Cost-Conscious Guide to Fire Safety in Health Care Facilities.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Published: 11/1/1982
Author: Robert E Chapman
Abstract: This study focuses upon the use of the Fire Safety Evaluation System developed by the Center for Fire Research at the National Bureau of Standards for determining equivalence to the Life Safety Code for health care facilities. The Life Safety Code, a ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=106921

22. Cost-Effective Responses to Terrorist Risks in Constructed Facilities
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7073
Published: 3/1/2004
Authors: Robert E Chapman, C J Leng
Abstract: The owners and managers of constructed facilities face the challenge of responding to potential future terrorist attacks in a financially responsible manner. The Office of Applied Economics (OAE) in the Building and Fire Research Laboratory at the N ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860084

23. Cost-Effective Responses to Terrorist Risks in Constructed Facilities.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7073
Published: 12/1/2004
Authors: Robert E Chapman, C J Leng
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=101406

24. Cost-Effectiveness Tool Primer: Software Overview
Published: 1/31/2006
Authors: Robert E Chapman, Amy Susan Rushing
Abstract: Economic tools are needed to help the owners and managers of buildings, industrial facilities, and other critical infrastructure to select cost-effective combinations of mitigation strategies that respond to natural and man-made hazards. Economic to ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860094

25. Development and Interpretation of the Security Rating Index
Published: Date unknown
Authors: Jonathan Sylvie, Stephen R Thomas, Sang-Hoon Lee, Robert E Chapman
Abstract: This article is a follow-on publication to Addressing Security in the Early Stages of the Project Life Cycle. It details the development and interpretation of the Security Rating Index (SRI), which provides a means of quantitatively assessing the le ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860098

26. Economic Analysis of Egress and Life Safety Costs
Series: OTHER
Published: 4/27/2009
Authors: Robert E Chapman, Allison L. Huang, David T Butry
Abstract: In 2007, the latest year for which construction data are available, the value of construction put in place was $1.1 trillion. Statistics on the total cost of fire in the U.S. are published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Of part ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901343

27. Economic Aspects of Fire Safety in Health Care Facilities: Guidelines for Cost-Effective Retrofits. Final Report.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Published: 11/1/1979
Authors: Robert E Chapman, P T Chen, W G Hall
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=107023

28. Economic Value of Combined Best Practice Use
Published: 7/1/2005
Authors: S H Lee, Stephen R Thomas, C L Macken, Robert E Chapman, R L Tucker, I H Kim
Abstract: This paper measures the value of best practices based on data taken from the Construction Industry Institute Benchmarking and Metrics database. A three-step process provides the basis for measuring the potential benefits of increased best practice u ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860112

29. Economics of Egress Alternatives and Life-Safety Costs
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1109
Published: 9/30/2010
Authors: Robert E Chapman, David T Butry, Allison L. Huang, Douglas S Thomas
Abstract: Fire protection measures are needed to maintain the safety and integrity of the Nation s building stock and to limit loss of life and property when building fires do occur. Statistics published by the National Fire Protection Association demonstrate ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904933

30. How Interoperability Saves Money
Published: 2/1/2001
Author: Robert E Chapman
Abstract: The pressures of competing in the global marketplace are forcing building control companies, equipment and systems manufacturers, energy providers, utiliites, and design engineers to improve performance and reduce costs. One means of meeting this tw ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860041



Search NIST-wide:


(Search abstract and keywords)


Last Name:
First Name:







Special Publications:

Looking for a NIST Special Publication (NIST SP Series)? Place the series number and dash in the report number field (Example: 800-) and begin your search.

  • SP 250-XX: Calibration Services
  • SP 260-XX: Standard Reference Materials
  • SP 300-XX: Precision Measurement and Calibration
  • SP 400-XX: Semiconductor Measurement Technology
  • SP 480-XX: Law Enforcement Technology
  • SP 500-XX: Computer Systems Technology
  • SP 700-XX: Industrial Measurement Series
  • SP 800-XX: Computer Security Series
  • SP 823-XX: Integrated Services Digital Network Series