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461. Santa Ana Fire Department Experiment at 1315 South Bristol, July 14, 1994. Report of Test.
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 8/31/1994
Authors: Anthony D Putorti Jr, William D. Walton, W H. Twilley, Scott Deal, J. C. Albers
Abstract: The Santa Ana Fire Department of Santa Ana, California conducted a series of fire experiments in residences on South Bristol Street in the city of Santa Ana in July, 1994. NIST provided technical support, consisting of measurements of fire phenomena ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907750

462. Responses to Questions by the General Accounting Office (GAO) Related to construction of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge (NBS IR 84-2892)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 84-2892
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 6/29/1984
Author: Nicholas J. Carino
Abstract: The General Accounting Office (GAO) requested the assistance of the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) in the investigation of the construction of the new Sunshine Skyway Bridge in Florida. Specifically, GAO desired answers to questions related to t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908925

463. Investigation of Construction Failure at Harbour Cay Condominium, Cocoa Beach, Florida (NBS BSS 145)
Series: Building Science Series
Report Number: 145
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 8/30/1982
Authors: Hai Sang Lew, Nicholas J. Carino, S. G. Fattal, M. E.
Abstract: The investigation of the collapse of a five-story reinforced concrete flat-plate structure under construction at Cocoa Beach, Florida is presented in this report. The investigation included onsite inspection, laboratory tests and anlytical studies. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908924

464. Analysis of Construction Conditions Affecting the Structural Response of the Cooling Tower at Willow Island, West Virginia (NBS IR 80-2010)
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 80-2010
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 7/30/1980
Authors: Hai Sang Lew, S. G. Fattal
Abstract: The initial investigation of the Willow Island cooling tower collapse (NBS IR 78-1578)established that the most probable cause of the collapse was the imposition of construction loads on the tower before the concrete had gained adequate strength. Th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908937

465. Investigation of the Skyline Plaza Collapse in Fairfax County, Virginia (NBS BSS 94)
Series: Building Science Series
Report Number: 94
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: 2/28/1977
Authors: E. V. Leyendecker, S. G. Fattal
Abstract: The collapse of the Skyline Plaza apartment building by as been studied by using information contained in case records of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), U.S. Department of Labor and obtained from on-site inspections by inve ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908891

466. Nanoparticle Release from Polymer Nanocomposites Used for Potable Water Infrastructure and Food Packaging: Current Progress & Beyond
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: Date unknown
Authors: Andrew Whelton, T.V. Duncan , J.L. Koontz , Tinh Nguyen
Abstract: Nanoparticle (NP) enhanced polymers have the potential to revolutionize food packaging and water pipe performance, though release from these materials has gone relatively unstudied. A literature review was conducted to identify potential NP release p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908368

467. Potential Interference Issues between FCC Part 15 Compliant UHF ISM Emitters and Equipment Passing Standard Immunity Testing Requirements
Topic: Building and Fire Research
Published: Date unknown
Authors: David R Novotny, Jeffrey R Guerrieri, Daniel G. Kuester
Abstract: The potential of electromagnetic (EM) interference between multi-channel, FCC Part 15 UHF (902-928 MHz) ISM [1] emitters and devices that have passed immunity requirements under international standards [2] is examined. At close ranges, the fields fr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901380



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