Accession Number : ADA298378

Title :   Fire Calorimetry,

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

Personal Author(s) : Lyon, Richard E.

PDF Url : ADA298378

Report Date : JUL 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 205

Abstract : This report is a compilation of papers presented at a special symposium on Fire Calorimetry held at NIST, Gaithersburg, MD, on July 27-28, 1995. It includes papers on the theory, instrumentation, and use of fire (or heat release) calorimetry in assessing the fire hazard of materials. (AN)

Descriptors :   *FIRES, *FLAMMABILITY, *CALORIMETRY, *FIRE HAZARDS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, SYMPOSIA, REACTION KINETICS, POLYMERS, THERMAL STABILITY, POLYPROPYLENE, SMOKE, THERMAL ANALYSIS, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, THERMOPLASTIC RESINS, IGNITION, FLAME PROPAGATION, HEAT FLUX, FIRE SUPPRESSION, FIRE EXTINGUISHING AGENTS, PYROLYSIS, FIRE RESISTANT MATERIALS, OXYGEN CONSUMPTION, THERMOPILES, PHENOLIC PLASTICS, TRIAZINES, COMBUSTION PRODUCTS, THERMOGRAVIMETRIC ANALYSIS, PHOSPHINE OXIDES.

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Combustion and Ignition
      Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE