Fire Technology

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 142–156 | Cite as

Some aspects of structures of turbulent pool fires

  • R. S. Alger
  • R. C. Corlett
  • A. S. Gordon
  • F. A. Williams
Article

Abstract

The results of an experimental study of the burning of JP-5 and methanol pools emphasize structural differences between JP-5 and methanol fires as well as the importance of radiant feedback of energy to the pool surface in controlling rates of burning.

Keywords

Methanol Burning Experimental Study Civil Engineer Structural Difference 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Alger
    • 1
  • R. C. Corlett
    • 2
  • A. S. Gordon
    • 3
  • F. A. Williams
    • 3
  1. 1.Stanford Research InstituteUSA
  2. 2.University of WashingtonUSA
  3. 3.University of CaliforniaSan Diego

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