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1. Simulation of a Wind Driven Basement Fire - Riverdale Heights, MD
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1870
Published: 4/27/2015
Authors: Craig G. Weinschenk, Kristopher Overholt, Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS), which is a fire model that is developed and maintained by the Na- tional Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), was used to provide insight into the dynamics of a fire that occurred on February 24, 2012, wi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917992

2. A Review of Test Methods for Determining Protective Capabilities of Fire Fighter Protective Clothing from Steam
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1861
Published: 2/5/2015
Authors: Shonali Nazare, Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: Primary focus of this paper is to review existing test methods that quantify steam burn injuries and to compare bench-scale test methods that use pre-wetted samples as opposed to external steam exposures to evaluate heat and moisture transfer i ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917100

3. Simulation of a Fire in a Hillside Residential Structure - San Francisco, CA
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1856
Published: 11/13/2014
Authors: Kristopher J Overholt, Craig G. Weinschenk, Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS), which is a fire model that is developed and maintained by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), was used to provide insight into the dynamics of a fire that occurred on June 2, 2011, within a mult ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917409

4. Simulations of an Attic Fire in a Wood Frame Residential Structure-Chicago, IL
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1838
Published: 10/17/2014
Authors: Craig G. Weinschenk, Daniel M. Madrzykowski, Kristopher J Overholt
Abstract: The Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) fire model, which is developed and maintained by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), was used to provide insight into the dynamics of a fire that occurred on November 2, 2012, within a 2 1 ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916310

5. 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

6. Fire Dynamics: The Science of Fire Fighting
Published: 10/1/2013
Author: Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: Fire dynamics can provide a firefighter with means to understand how a fire will grow and spread within a structure and how best to control that growth. Researchers have generated experimental results and computer models to explain how fire dyn ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919729

7. Exploratory Study of Airflow from SCBA Exposed to Elevated Temperatures
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1809
Published: 9/18/2013
Authors: Michelle K Donnelly, Daniel M. Madrzykowski, Anthony D Putorti Jr.
Abstract: This exploratory set of experiments investigated the impact of external exposure temperatures on Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) supply air, and the potential for the supply air to be heated when it is subjected to an elevated tempera ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913158

8. Strategic Roadmap for Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings and Communities
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1130
Published: 4/18/2012
Authors: Anthony P Hamins, Jason D Averill, Richard George Gann, Nelson P Bryner, Rick D Davis, David T Butry, Alexander Maranghides, Jiann C Yang, Daniel M. Madrzykowski, Matthew F Bundy, Samuel L Manzello, Jeffrey W Gilman, Francine K. Amon, William E. Mell
Abstract: The burden of fire on the U.S. economy continues to be large, comprising approximately $280 billion annually, or 2 percent of GDP. Over the last 30 years, civilian fire deaths and injuries have decreased due to the efforts of many people and org ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909653

9. Thermal Behavior of Structural Fire Fighting Protective Ensemble Samples Modified with Phase Change Material and Exposed in Full-Scale Room Fires.
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1739
Published: 3/20/2012
Authors: Adam M. Barowy, Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: Phase change materials (PCM) have been suggested as a means to increase the thermal protective performance of structural fire fighting protective ensembles (FFPE) by taking advantage of the thermal energy required for to change phase. The Nationa ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910937

10. Simulation of the Dynamics of a Wind-Driven Fire in a Ranch-Style House - Texas
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1729
Published: 1/5/2012
Authors: Adam M. Barowy, Daniel M. Madrzykowski
Abstract: This report describes the results of calculations using the NIST Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) performed to provide insight on the thermal conditions that may have occurred during a wind-driven fire in a one-story ranch house on April 12, 2009 in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909779



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