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Reconstruction of the Fires in the WTC Towers: Findings and Issues.


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Gann, R. G.

Project 5;

National Construction Safety Team Advisory Committee Meeting. Construction Safety Investigations. October 19, 2004, Gaithersburg, MD, 8 pp, 2004.

Keywords:

World Trade Center; reconstruction; temperature; thermal radiation; smoke fields; human behavior; occupants; responders; structural stability

Abstract:

Reconstruct, with assessed uncertainty limits, the time-evolving temperature, thermal radiation, and smoke fields in World Trade Center 1, 2, and 7 for use in evaluating the behavior and fate of occupants and responders and the structural performance of the buildings