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Fire Dynamics, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Gregory E. Gorbett, James L. Pharr

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Aug 10, 2010

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Written to the FESHE baccalaureate curriculum for the Fire Dynamics course, this first edition text offers a comprehensive approach to fire dynamics that reaches all levels of fire professionals. With fourteen chapters and FESHE and NFPA references and guidelines throughout, this text is a useful resource for all fire service professionals from the student to the fire investigator.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Math Review

Chapter 3: Chemistry Review

Chapter 4: Properties of Matter and Physics Review

Chapter 5: Fire

Chapter 6: Gaseous Combustion

Chapter 7: Ignitable Liquids

Chapter 8: Solid Combustion

Chapter 9: Heat Release Rate

Chapter 10: Heat Transfer

Chapter 11: Ignition

Chapter 12: Enclosure Fire Dynamics

Chapter 13: Fire Modeling

Chapter 14: Extinguishment

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$37.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-507593-7