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This paper describes the results of examining the influence of radiative heat transfer on turbulent natural convection above fires in an atmosphere of constant potential temperature, under both the 'opaque' and 'transparent'...

Person: Murgai
Year: 1962
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Late in 1961 the Northern Forest Fire Laboratory initiated a fire detection research program. The primary objective of this program is the development of a system capable of detecting both man-caused and lightning-caused fires day or night through all...

Person: Hirsch
Year: 1962
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

[Excerpted from text] Most experienced firefighters have encountered fire whirlwinds. These whirls, or "fire devils" as they are sometimes called, range in size from small twisters a foot or two in diameter up to violent whirls equal to small tornadoes...

Person: Byram, Martin
Year: 1962
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS