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Fire Behavior and Fire Protection in Timber Buildings (Reprint) (Paperback) (Roza Aseeva)

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This volume describes fire behavior and fire protection of timbers in outdoors and indoors application mainly in construction industry. The Authors’ novel approach considers the relationship between various species and age of timbers and its fire behavior at different thermal and fire loads. Quantitative data of ignition speed and flame propagation as well as generation of heat, smoke and toxic products are discussed. Analysis of fire resistance of various types of building materials based on timber of different species as well as the novel data on the effect of natural and accelerated aging of timbers on its fire behavior are discussed. The main practical methods of fire protection of new and ancient timber buildings and structures to increase its fire resistance are considered. The book should be useful for a wide range of readers: chemists, physicists, material scientists, architects, engineers, constructors and restorers.

Edition: Reprint
Genre: Nature, Technology
Series Title: Springer Series in Wood Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Roza Aseeva
Language: English
Street Date: August 26, 2016
TCIN: 51554828
UPC: 9789402401721
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-5652
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