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101. Reconstruction of the Fires in the World Trade Center Towers. Federal Building and Fire Safety Investigation of the World Trade Center Disaster (NIST NCSTAR 1-5) ***DRAFT for Public Comments***
Series: National Construction Safety Team Act Reports (NIST NCSTAR)
Report Number: 1-5
Published: 9/1/2005
Authors: Richard George Gann, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, George William Mulholland, Harold E. Nelson, Thomas J. Ohlemiller, William M Pitts, Kuldeep R Prasad
Abstract: The collapses of the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2001, resulted from a combination of aircraft impact damage and the ensuing fires. This report documents: The information obtained on the factors that affected the nature, duration and l ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909121

102. 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

103. 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 M. 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

104. Response to Comments on the National Institute of Standards and Technology Investigation of the 2001 World Trade Center Fires
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

105. Robustness of Measuring the Ignition Strength of Cigarettes With ASTM Method E2187-02b.
Report Number: 1454
Published: 12/1/2003
Authors: Richard George Gann, W F Guthrie
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=101280

106. Screening Tests for Alternative Suppressants for In-Flight Aircraft Fires.
Published: 5/16/2006
Author: Richard George Gann
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=100930

107. Sensitivity of a Smoke Toxicity Test Method to Test Conditions
Published: 9/26/2008
Authors: Nathan D Marsh, Richard George Gann, Jason D Averill, Marc R. Nyden
Abstract: Experiments have been conducted in the NFPA 269/ASTM E 1678 radiant apparatus to determine the sensitivity of toxic gas generation to atmospheric oxygen availability and to the conformation of the test specimen.  CO and HCN generation can be dep ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861504

108. 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

109. 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

110. 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



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