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A dimensional analysis on firebrand penetration through a mesh screen

Published

Author(s)

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. The resulting dimensionless parameters correlated the data well.
Citation
Fuel
Volume
160
Issue
November

Keywords

dimensional analysis, ember, firebrand, screen, wildland-urban interface
Created November 15, 2015, Updated November 10, 2018