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1. A Literature Review of the Effects of Fire Smoke on Electrical Equipment
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1769
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 7/31/2012
Authors: Richard D Peacock, Thomas George Cleary, Paul A Reneke, Daniel Murphy
Abstract: A review is presented of the state of the art of smoke production measurement, prediction of smoke impact as part of computer-based fire modeling, and measurement and prediction of the impact of smoke through deposition of soot on and corrosion of el ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908085

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
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 2/5/2015
Authors: Shonali Nazare, Daniel 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. A dimensional analysis on firebrand penetration through a mesh screen
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 11/15/2015
Authors: Jiann C Yang, Samuel L Manzello
Abstract: A dimensional analysis on firebrand penetration through a mesh screen was carried out to provide a framework to correlate a limited set of experimental data previously reported by Manzello et al. (2011). Two dimensionless variables were obtained. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917757

4. Analysis of the Happyland Social Club Fire With HAZARD I
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 12/31/1992
Authors: Richard W. Bukowski, Robert C. Spetzler
Abstract: The paper presents the reconstruction of the Happyland Social Club fire using the HAZARD I fire hazard assessment method along with an examination of four potential mitigation strategies: automatic sprinklers, a door at the base of the stairway to th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908806

5. CFAST Consolidated Model of Fire Growth and Smoke Transport (Version 6): Technical Reference Guide
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1026
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 12/1/2005
Authors: Walter William Jones, Richard D Peacock, Glenn P Forney, Paul A Reneke
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861384

6. CFAST -- Consolidated Fire and Smoke Transport (Version 7) Volume 4: Configuration Management
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 12/15/2015
Author: Richard D Peacock
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to describe the policies and procedures for developing and maintaining CFAST. Such a document is commonly referred to as a {\em Configuration Management Plan}. Description of the theoretical basis of the model, instr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918747

7. CFAST ‹ Consolidated Model of Fire Growth and Smoke Transport (Version 7) Volume 3: Software Development and Model Evaluation Guide
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1889v3
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 12/15/2015
Authors: Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, Glenn P Forney
Abstract: This supplement to the CFAST Technical Reference Guide provides details of the software development process for CFAST and accompanying experimental evaluation of the model. It is based in part on the ,Standard Guide for Evaluating the Predictive ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918483

8. Clean agent suppression of energized electrical equipment fires
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 1/3/2011
Author: Gregory T Linteris
Abstract: The NFPA 2001 standard on the use of clean agents for the suppression of fires arose from the phase-out of Halon 1301. Standard methods exists for specifying the amount of clean agent required for Class A and Class B fires, but the recommendation fo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902175

9. Engineering Analysis of the Early Stages of Fire Development--The Fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel and Casino--December 31, 1986 (NBS IR 87-3560)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 87-3560
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 5/29/1987
Author: Harold E. Nelson
Abstract: This report presents the methods and results of an analysis of the fire development rhough the first and second floors during the December 31, 1986 fire in the Dupont Plaza Hotel and Casino, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908808

10. Engineering View of the Fire of May 4, 1988 in the First Interstate Bank Building, Los Angeles, California (NIST IR 89-4061)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 89-4061
Topic: Fire Protection Technologies
Published: 3/31/1989
Author: Harold E. Nelson
Abstract: The course of the fire is traced in terms of developing fire phenomena. Special emphasis is given to burning rate of building furnishings, smoke layer temperature, layer level, oxygen consumption, combustion efficiency, flashover, exterior fire propa ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908807



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