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Fire Science Reviews

Fire Science Reviews

Editor-in-Chief: Craig Beyler

ISSN: 2193-0414 (electronic version)

Journal no. 40038

Fire Science Reviews is a peer-reviewed open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen.

As the first and only Open Access journal dedicated to fire safety science, Fire Science Reviews consolidates advances in the field, offers a forum for professionals, and applying scientific advances in real world settings.

  • Publishes scholarly review and survey papers on all aspects of fire safety science
  • Provides a definitive reference and forum for academics, industrial researchers and practitioners
  • CoversĀ fire chemistry, modeling, detection and suppression, evacuation dynamics, human perception and behavior, risk analysis, operations research, wild land and post-earthquake fires and more

Fire Science Reviews, the first Open Access journal dedicated to fire safety science, offers a forum for synthesizing accumulated work, for framing this work into a coherent view of the discipline, and for applying scientific advances in real world settings.

Related subjects » Civil Engineering - Engineering

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Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Google Scholar, DOAJ, OCLC, Summon by ProQuest

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    Aims and Scope


    Fire Science Reviews publishes scholarly review and survey articles on any aspect of fire safety science. Fire science topics include, but are not limited to: fire dynamics, fire chemistry, fire modeling, material fire properties, toxic hazard analysis, fire detection and suppression, structural fire performance, measurement and test methods, egress and evacuation, human perception and behavior in fire, human factors, applied psychology, statistics, probability, risk analysis, operations research, decision analysis, smoke management, explosions, industry fire hazards, wild land and post-earthquake fires, fire safety management, fire forensic investigation methods, fire service performance analysis. Academic and industrial researchers and practitioners will find Fire Science Reviews to be the definitive reference in the field of fire safety science.

    Fire Science Reviews aims to actively consolidate advancements in the field, in order to foster growth within the discipline, thereby establishing a platform for new investigation. Our secondary goal is to encourage the use of science in improving fire safety in real-world industrial, corporate, and government settings. Fire Science Reviews is an open-access journal, which ensures that any published research will remain freely available to all readers. Authors benefit from the wide distribution of the work and citation indexing.

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