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Courses - Fall 2019
ENFP
Engineering, Fire Protection Department Site
ENFP613
(Perm Req)
Advanced Life Safety Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-Fire Protection Engineering department.
Credit only granted for: ENFP413 or ENFP613.
Fractional effective dose (FED) methods for predicting time to incapacitation and death of fires for use in fire safety engineering calculations. Physiology and toxicology of fire effluent components, decomposition chemistry of common materials, standard experimental approaches. Predictive models of material production rates. People movement characteristics related to building evacuation. Formulation and application of evacuation models. Human behavior factors affecting response of people to fire situations.