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Buoyancy Driven Flow as the Forcing Function of Smoke Transport Models.

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Author(s)

Walter W. Jones, X E. Bodart

Abstract

Flow at vents is the major driving force in smoke transport models. The precision with which we can calculate these flows determines to a great extent how accurately we can model buoyant flow and the inherent speed of the models. This report describes some of the problems encountered in calculating these flows, and gives a general algorithm for their calculation.
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) -

Keywords

vent flow, smoke transport model, fire modeling, differential equation

Citation

Jones, W. and Bodart, X. (1986), Buoyancy Driven Flow as the Forcing Function of Smoke Transport Models., NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=107040 (Accessed March 2, 2024)
Created May 1, 1986, Updated February 19, 2017