Computer Modelling of Compartment Fires

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-613
Physical description29 p.
AbstractThis report briefly describes a two-dimensional transient computational fluid dynamics model for compartment fire simulations. The model is based on the numerical control volume solution of the governing partial differential equations for mass, momentum and energy conservation and it models fire as a heat and mass source. The governing equations are solved over a boundary-fitted coordinate system which allows the application of the model to rooms with complex geometrics.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-3389
NPARC number20375596
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Record identifier5999297c-16dc-4dee-9556-5b4f7662f391
Record created2012-07-23
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