SURVEY OF FIRE MODELING EFFORTS WITH APPLICATION TO TRANSPORTATION VEHICLES

This report presents the results of a survey of analytical fire models with applications pertinent to fires in the compartments of transportation vehicles; a brief discussion of the background of fire phenomena and an overview of various fire modeling concepts are also included. Six analytical fire models have been identified and the basic model design and construction of each is presented along with the data input requirements and output format.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Authors:
    • Hathaway, W T
  • Publication Date: 1981-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 89 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00344410
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-OST-81-4 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1982 12:00AM