An Experimental Study on the Burning Rates and Smoke Layer Temperatures in Tunnel Fires under Steady State Burning Condition Using a Reduced Scale Model

Shafee, Sina
Yozgatlıgil, Ahmet
37th International Symposium on Combustion (2018)


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S. Shafee and A. Yozgatlıgil, “An Experimental Study on the Burning Rates and Smoke Layer Temperatures in Tunnel Fires under Steady State Burning Condition Using a Reduced Scale Model,” presented at the 37th International Symposium on Combustion (2018), Dublin, İrlanda, 2018, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: