Approximations for spatial separation

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TypeArticle
Journal titleFire Technology
ISSN0015-2684
Volume2
Issue2
Pages13645; # of pages: 92
Subjectfire spread; buildings; windows; thermal radiation; Fire; developpement du feu; batiment; fenetre; rayonnement thermique
AbstractStrict application of the theory governing ignition by radiation would demand tedious calculations to determine distances between buildings sufficient to prevent fire spread. The author proposes simple formulae that can be used with relative ease to estimate safe separation distances.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-TP-231
NRC number9161
210
NPARC number20374222
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Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2016-05-09
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