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Fire Dynamics Simulator Users Guide, Sixth Edition

Published

Author(s)

Kevin B. McGrattan, Randall J. McDermott, Craig G. Weinschenk, Glenn P. Forney

Abstract

This Guide describes how to use the Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS), a software package used to simulate the impact of fire on buildings.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 1019
Report Number
1019

Keywords

fire model, user guide

Citation

McGrattan, K. , McDermott, R. , Weinschenk, C. and Forney, G. (2013), Fire Dynamics Simulator Users Guide, Sixth Edition, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.sp.1019 (Accessed January 29, 2022)
Created November 4, 2013, Updated November 10, 2018