VQB5612 - Scientific Principles for Fire Professionals
VQB5641 - Fire Safety Systems Design
|1.||Analyse chemical decomposition, with the pyrolysis of solids and evaporation of liquid fuels, and combustion|
|2.||Evaluate fire properties of building materials and contents|
|3.||Compute advanced heat transfer, fluid dynamics and fire dynamics|
|4.||Evaluate a number of commonly used modelling tools for fire and smoke growth and propagation.|
|Exercise||Fire dynamics (1500 words)||25%|
|Assignment||Combustion chemistry and toxicity (1500 words)||25%|
|Report||Field and zone modelling (2500 words)||50%|
An Introduction to Fire Dynamics 3rd ed.
Drysdale, D., (2010)
John Wiley and Sons, London
International Fire Engineering Guidelines
Australian Building Codes Board (2005)
Australian Building Codes Board
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