Fire-safety engineering and performancebased codes
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Fire-safety engineering and performancebased codes

Fire-safety Engineering is written as a textbook for Engineering students at universities and other institutions of higher education that teach in the area of fire. The book can also be used as a work of reference for consulting engineers, Building product manufacturers, contractors, building project administrators, etc.

Udgiver: Polyteknisk Forlag
Udgivelsesår: 2014
Sider: 676
Sprog: Engelsk

Varenummer: pol14004

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Fire-safety Engineering is written as a textbook for Engineering students at universities and other institutions of higher education that teach in the area of fire. The book can also be used as a work of reference for consulting engineers, Building product manufacturers, contractors, building project administrators, etc.

The book deals with the following topics:

Historical presentation on the subject of fire
Legislation and building project administration
European fire standardization
Passive and active fire protection
Performance-based Codes
Fire-safety Engineering
Fundamental thermodynamics
Heat exchange during the fire process
Skin burns
Burning rate, energy release rate and design fires
Proposal to Risk-based design fires
Proposal to a Fire scale
Material ignition and flame spread
Fire dynamics in buildings
Combustion products and toxic gases
Smoke inhalation and respiratory physiology
Combustion and natural fires
Explosion theory
Fire Chemistry
Fire Extinction Chemistry and Physics
Evacuation and human behaviour during a fire
Sensitivity and risk analysis
Fire Models
Emission and Radiation Theory