FireWalk System: Fire Modeling in Interactive Virtual Environments.
FireWalk System: Fire Modeling in Interactive Virtual
Bukowski, R. W., III; Sequin, C.
International Conference on Fire Research and
Engineering (ICFRE2), Second (2nd). Proceedings.
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
and Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE). August
3-8, 1997, Gaithersburg, MD, Society of Fire Protection
Engineers, Boston, MA, 72-83 pp, 1998.
Sponsor:National Institute of Standards and Technology,
predictive models; fire research; fire protection
engineering; fire models
The authors present an overview of the FireWalk system,
which combines the Berkeley Architectural Walkthru
Program with the NIST CFAST fire simulator. The system
allows fires to be created, controlled, and observed
from directly within a virtual building environment.