Post-flashover compartment fires

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.1002/fam.810070205
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TypeArticle
Journal titleFire and Materials
ISSN0308-0501
Volume7
Issue2
Pages4961; # of pages: 13
Subjectflashover; fire spread; fire resistance; mathematical models; convection; fire compartments; mathematical models classification; fire spread potential; destruction; convection; compartment boundaries fire resistance requirements; Fire
AbstractFourteen mathematical models of post-flashover compartment fires are classified on the basis of fourteen principal modelling aspects. Expressions are presented for the potential of fire to spread by destruction and convection. The assessment of the fire resistance requirements for the compartment boundaries is discussed and measures to counter the potential of fires to spread by convection are outlined.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierDBR-P-1122
NRC number22571
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NPARC number20378640
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Record identifiera31587ae-66ad-4e33-87da-3387abd41903
Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-05-09
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