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Species Concentration Measurements (NISTIR 5766)



William M. Pitts


The objective if this effort is to evaluate possible methods for real-time measurements of concentrations of alternative fire extinguishing agents for dry-bay and nacelle fire applications. If one or more feasible approaches are identified early in the investigation, a demonstration system will be developed for characterization under actual test situations.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5766
Report Number


concentration measurement, fire extinguishing agents, literature reviews, aspirated hot films, cold wires


Pitts, W. (1995), Species Concentration Measurements (NISTIR 5766), NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 30, 2024)


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Created November 1, 1995, Updated November 10, 2018