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Fire development in passenger trains

White, Nathan (2010) Fire development in passenger trains. Research Master thesis, Victoria University.

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Abstract

This thesis presents research consisting of experiments and analysis of fire development in a passenger train carriage. The aim of this research is to use experiments, particularly a full-scale passenger train fire experiment, to increase understanding of fire behaviour in passenger trains and evaluate existing design fire estimation methods applied to passenger trains.

Item Type: Thesis (Research Master thesis)
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Master of Engineering

Uncontrolled Keywords: fire, fire fighting, fire behaviour, trains, passenger trains
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1204 Engineering Design
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Environmental Safety and Risk Engineering (CESARE)
FOR Classification > 0910 Manufacturing Engineering
Depositing User: VU Library
Date Deposited: 05 Aug 2010 04:17
Last Modified: 23 May 2013 16:44
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/15771
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