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Carbon Monoxide Production and Prediction.

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Pitts, W. M.

NISTIR 4449;

U.S./Japan Government Cooperative Program on Natural Resources (UJNR). Fire Research and Safety. 11th Joint Panel Meeting. October 19-24, 1989, Berkeley, CA, Jason, N. H.; Cramer, D. M., Editor(s)(s), 33-39 pp, 1990.

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carbon monoxide; enclosures; fire models


A long-term research plan has been formulated which is designed to improve the understanding of and predictive capability for the formation of carbon monoxide in enclosure fires. The current understanding of the problem is briefly discussed. Goals (milestones) for the project are listed and the research plan is discussed in terms of eighteen individual research components.