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Fire Science and Technology 2015

The Proceedings of 10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology

Editors: Harada, K., Matsuyama, K., Himoto, K., Nakamura, Y., Wakatsuki, K. (Eds.)

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  • Comprises contributions by leading international researchers in the field of fire safety science and technology
  • Is the first book to focus on comprehensive topics related to fire safety science, especially with regard to historical and high-rise buildings and recyclable fuel and renewable resources
  • Contributes to a better understanding of fire safety design and methodology in various areas including historical and high-rise buildings and photovoltaic panels, batteries, and electric vehicles
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This book focuses on topics in the entire spectrum of fire safety science, targeting research in fires, explosions, combustion science, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, risk analysis, structural engineering, and other subjects. The book contributes to a gain in advanced scientific knowledge and presents or advances new ideas in all topics in fire safety science. 

Two decades ago, the 1st Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology was held in Hefei, China. Since then, the Asia-Oceania Symposia have grown in size and quality. This book, reflecting that growth, helps readers to understand fire safety technology, design, and methodology in diverse areas including historical buildings, photovoltaic panels, batteries, and electric vehicles.

Table of contents (96 chapters)

Table of contents (96 chapters)
  • Memories of Professor Toshisuke Hirano

    Pages 3-6

    Dobashi, Ritsu (et al.)

  • Fire Resistance of Multistorey Timber Buildings

    Pages 9-16

    Buchanan, Andrew H.

  • Ultimate Strength and Its Application to Post-Earthquake Fire Resistance of Steel Frames in Fire

    Pages 17-30

    Suzuki, Hiroyuki

  • Integrating Wildland and Urban Fire Risks in Local Development Strategies in Indonesia

    Pages 31-43

    Nugroho, Yulianto Sulistyo

  • Thermal Analysis and Flame Spread Behavior of Building-Used Thermal Insulation Materials

    Pages 45-59

    Sun, Jinhua (et al.)

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eBook £239.50
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-0376-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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Hardcover £299.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-0375-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
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Softcover £299.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-9146-9
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fire Science and Technology 2015
Book Subtitle
The Proceedings of 10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology
Editors
  • Kazunori Harada
  • Ken Matsuyama
  • Keisuke Himoto
  • Yuji Nakamura
  • Kaoru Wakatsuki
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-0376-9
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-0376-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-0375-2
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-9146-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 940
Number of Illustrations
402 b/w illustrations, 549 illustrations in colour
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