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91. Suppression of a Non-Premixed Flame Behind a Step
Published: 1/1/2000
Authors: William L Grosshandler, R Charagundla, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
Abstract: Because of its many positive attributes, halon 1301 or trifluorobromomethane (CF^d3^Br), has been used as a fire extinguishing agent in many applications, including aircraft, ships, and specialized structures. Due to its high ozone depletion potenti ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860026

92. The International FORUM of Fire Research Directors A Position Paper on Sustainability and Fire Safety
Published: 1/16/2012
Author: William L Grosshandler
Abstract: Construction of sustainable, energy efficient buildings, infrastructure and transportation systems is a worthwhile and necessary goal to address critical worldwide environmental and energy concerns. However, as societies move toward this goal, it is ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907181

93. The International FORUM of Fire Research Directors: A Position Paper on Performance Based Codes and Performance Based Design for Fire Applications
Published: Date unknown
Authors: Paul Croce, William L Grosshandler, Richard W. Bukowski, L A Gritzo
Abstract: The International Forum of Fire Research Directors (FORUM) periodically takes a position on a technical issue of international significance confronting the fire safety research community. The position of the FORUM on performance-based regulations, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861432

94. The International Forum of Fire Research Directors: A Position Paper on Evaluation of Structural Fire Resistance
Published: Date unknown
Author: William L Grosshandler
Abstract: The structural integrity of a building, and the safety of building occupants and first responders in an actual fire, will depend upon the quality of the structural design, the design of the active and passive fire protection and egress systems, and t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861207

95. The Use of Portable Fire Extinguishers in Nightclubs: Workshop Summary
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7419
Published: 4/1/2007
Author: William L Grosshandler
Abstract: The NIST technical investigation into The Station nightclub fire specifically recommended that a study be performed to determine the minimum number and appropriate placement (based upon the time required for access and application in a fully occupied ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861435

96. Transient Agent, Recirculating Pool Fire (TARPF) Suppression Screen (NISTIR 6242)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6242
Published: 10/1/1998
Authors: William L Grosshandler, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
Abstract: The amount of a gaseous agent required to extinguish fires in full-scale engine nacelle tests varies greatly with the geometry of the fixture and the manner in which the flame is stabilized. It has been observed that if the test is designed to allow ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909980

97. Transient Application Recirculating Pool Fire, Agent Effectiveness Screen: Final Report
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 984-4
Published: 4/24/2001
Authors: William L Grosshandler, Anthony P Hamins, Jiann C Yang, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
Abstract: A three-year research effort has been conducted as part of the Next Generation Program (NGP) to develop a laboratory screening device suitable for predicting the behavior of halon alternatives in full-scale fire suppression experiments. Most of the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909116

98. Transient Application, Recirculating Pool Fire, Agent Effectiveness Screen, Final Report, NGP Project 3A/2/890
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6733
Published: 4/1/2001
Authors: William L Grosshandler, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
Abstract: A laboratory-scale facility has been developed to screen the suppression effectiveness of fire fighting agents that are delivered in a transient fashion such as solid propellant gas generators. The transient application, recirculating pool fire (TARP ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909120

99. Transient Application, Recirculating Pool Fire, Agent Effectiveness Screen. Final Report.
Published: 6/1/2001
Authors: William L Grosshandler, Anthony P Hamins, Jiann C Yang, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
Abstract: A three-year research effort has been conducted as part of the Next Generation Program (NGP) to develop a laboratory screening device suitable for predicting the behavior of halon alternatives in full-scale fire suppression experiments. Most of the w ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905027

100. Transient Application, Recirculating Pool Fire, Agent Effectiveness Screen: Final Report, NGP Project 3A/2/890
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6733
Published: 4/1/2001
Authors: William L Grosshandler, Anthony P Hamins, Kevin B McGrattan, Cary Presser
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905026



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