FIERAsystem Theory Report: Suppression Effectiveness Model

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20331209
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-787
Physical description9 p.
SubjectSuppression
AbstractThe Suppression Effectiveness Model of FlERAsystem modifies the heat release rate, temperature and heat flux data from the FlERAsystem Fire Development Models to account for the effects of sprinklers that activate. This calculation uses a single suppression effectiveness value, which is input by theuser. Information from the Suppression Effectiveness Model is used to calculate the fire spread and life hazard in the building.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-9718
NPARC number20331209
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Record identifierce9f03f8-79ac-489f-b6e6-c2df743107a0
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-06-14
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