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61. Boundary Effects on the Determination of the Effective Parameters of a Metamaterial from Normal Incidence Reflection and Transmission
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 6/1/2011
Authors: Sung Kim, Edward E. Kuester, Christopher L Holloway, James R. Baker-Jarvis, Aaron D. Scher
Abstract: This paper presents a method for the determination of the effective electromagnetic parameters of a metamaterial, taking boundary effects at the interfaces between a conventional material and metamaterial into account. In the technique presented here ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904074

62. Building Information Exchange for Fire Responders Workshop: Proceedings
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1643
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 3/26/2010
Authors: Jason D Averill, David G Holmberg, Alan B. Vinh, William D. Davis
Abstract: Presently, there is no integrated solution for delivering building data into the hands of emergency responders. Technically, there are many challenges to collect, format, process, integrate and transport building data out of the building. Beyond this ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903322

63. Building Networks and Public Safety Communications
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1608
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 11/18/2008
Authors: David G Holmberg, Stephen J. Treado, William D. Davis, Steven T Bushby, Alan B. Vinh, Michael A Galler, R Vettori
Abstract: The Building Networks and Public Safety Communications project has three components: (1) addressing feasibility of using building networks for bridging first responder radio communications into buildings, (2) recommending changes to the SAFECOM State ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861642

64. Building air leakage databases in energy conservation policies: analysis of selected initiatives in 4 European countries and the USA
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 1/2/2013
Authors: Wanyu Chan, Francois Remi Carrie, Jiri Novak, Andres Litvak, Fabrice Richieri, Oliver Solche, Wei Pan, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: We collected information on existing envelope air leakage databases from countries that are involved in the AIVC-TightVent project ,Development and applications of building air leakage databasesŠ. This document summarizes the information from five co ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911810

65. CFAST Consolidated Model of Fire Growth and Smoke Transport (Version 6): Technical Reference Guide
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1026
Topic: Building and Fire Research
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

66. CFAST ‹ Consolidated Model of Fire Growth and Smoke Transport (Version 7) Volume 2: User‰s Guide
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 12/15/2015
Authors: Richard D Peacock, Paul A Reneke, Glenn P Forney
Abstract: CFAST is a two-zone fire model capable of predicting the environment in a multi-compartment structure subjected to a fire. It calculates the time evolving distribution of smoke and gaseous combustion products as well as the temperature throughout a ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918481

67. CONTAM 2.4 User Guide and Program Documentation
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7251
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 10/3/2006
Authors: George Walton, William S Dols
Abstract: This manual describes the computer program CONTAM version 2.3 developed by NIST. CONTAM is a multizone indoor air quality and ventilation analysis program designed to help you determine: airflows and pressures infiltration, exfiltration, and room-t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860978

68. CONTAM RESULTS EXPORT TOOL
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1912
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 3/10/2016
Authors: Brian J Polidoro, Lisa C Ng, William S Dols
Abstract: CONTAM is a multizone indoor air quality and ventilation analysis program developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Since CONTAM simulation files are binary and not human-readable, the CONTAM Results Export Tool was crea ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919815

69. CONTAM User Guide and Program Documentation Version 3.2
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1887
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 9/4/2015
Authors: William S Dols, Brian J Polidoro
Abstract: This manual describes the computer program CONTAM version 3.2 developed by NIST. CONTAM is a multizone indoor air quality and ventilation analysis program designed to help you determine: airflow rates and pressures ‹ infiltration, exfiltration, and r ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918910

70. Cable Heat Release, Ignition, and Spread in Tray Installations during Fire (CHRISTIFIRE): Phase 1 - Horizontal Trays
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 7/11/2012
Authors: Kevin B McGrattan, Andrew J. Lock, Nathan D Marsh, Marc R. Nyden
Abstract: This report documents the first phase of a multi-year program called CHRISTIFIRE (Cable Heat Release, Ignition, and Spread in Tray Installations during Fire). The overall goal of the program is to quantify the burning characteristics of grouped elect ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905788



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