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  • Analisi di un modello semlificato per la dinamica dei incendi. Il Modello semplificato di Mowrer. 

    Forment Alba, Jaime (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Torino, 2011)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Lo scopo di questa tesi è analizzare la gamma di validità del modello semplificato di Mowrer per il calcolo della dinamica degli incendi in ambienti confinati. Lo scopo di questi modelli è sostituire i modelli di simulazione ...
  • Analysis of flame length amd lift-off of jet fires 

    Vesipa, Marco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-10)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
  • A priori validation of CFD modelling of hydrocarbon pool fires 

    Rengel Darnaculleta, Francisco de Borja; Mata Miquel, Cristian; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2018-08-04)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Fires can be an important hazard for the safety of chemical and process industries. Particularly, pool fires are the most frequent fire scenarios in such facilities and can affect other equipment of the plant with severe ...
  • Behavior of leather as a protective heat barrier and fire resistant material 

    Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Borràs Fillat, Maria Dolors; Soler Solé, Jaume; Herrero, Vicente; Jorge Sánchez, Juan; Ollé Otero, Lluís (2010-02-11)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Leather is a natural material with many applications: automotive, domestic upholstery, buildings, aviation, maritime, personal safety, etc. For each of these sectors, fire behavior is a field of particular interest. ...
  • CFD modelling of Jet Fire 

    Castellví Abella, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
  • Computational analysis of fire dynamics inside a wind turbine 

    Rengel Darnaculleta, Francisco de Borja; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Gómez, E.; Hermida, Debora; Molinelli, L.; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia (2017-06-15)
    Article
    Open Access
    Wind turbines are generally considered cost-effective, reliable and sustainable energy sources. Fires are not common in wind turbines, but a significant number of fires occur every year due to the large number of turbines ...
  • Desarrollo del Marcado CE para cables de energía, control y comunicación. Cables para aplicaciones generales en construcciones sujetos a requisitos de reacción al fuego. 

    Hernandez Machacón, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-21)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
  • Electricitat i foc: aportacions experimentals d'aplicació docent 

    Martí Tous, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-12-18)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    According to reliable statistics, electrical fire ignition sources have a notable impact regarding the generation of fires and explosions. Electrical equipment and installations can also be the victims of fire. This is due ...
  • El fuego en la web 

    Romero Castro, Aldo Humberto; Lopez Moreno, Sinhue; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María (Safetylive.com, 2006-05-31)
    Article
    Open Access
  • El propósito de la simulación computacional en el análisis de la propagación del fuego 

    Lopez Moreno, Sinhue; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Romero Castro, Aldo Humberto (Safetylive.com, 2006-03-31)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Estudi del comportament i modelització dels dolls de foc 

    Caruda Tàrrech, Roger (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-02)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    L’anàlisi de risc en el sector industrial químic, és una de les eines més útils que existeixen actualment, no obstant, hi ha fenòmens que encara no estan prou estudiats per a poder establir mesures prou precises, degut a ...
  • Infrared imaging software for jet fire analysis 

    Mata Miquel, Cristian; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Rengel Darnaculleta, Francisco de Borja; Valero Pérez, Mario Miguel; Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Palacios, Adriana; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim (2018)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Jet fires, often originated by the ignition of hydrocarbon sonic jets, are characterized by a high momentum jet flame lifted from the outlet orifice. The high thermal flux released, especially if there is flames impingement ...
  • Jornada de propagació del foc per façanes 

    Rodríguez Cantalapiedra, Inma; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Giraldo Forero, María del Pilar; Massagué, Sebastià; Diego Cortés, Alberto; Gonzalez Mayans, Albert; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Rovira Vallhonesta, Santiago; Diez García, Xavier; Vilardaga Meseguer, Montserrat (Serveis Informàtics de l'EPSEB, 2017-12-14)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    La propagació del foc per façana és considerada una de les vies de desenvolupament dels incendis més ràpides en un edifici. Per això, les mesures per limitar la propagació exterior del foc són un aspecte molt important a ...
  • Los efectos del fuego en el concreto 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Lopez Moreno, Sinhue; Romero Castro, Aldo Humberto (Habil's Equipos contra incendios S.A de C.V, 2006)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Modelo higro-termo-mecánico para el hormigón expuesto al fuego 

    Di Capua Oñate R. Mari, Daniel; Oñate, Eugenio; R. Mari, Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009)
    Article
    Open Access
    En este artículo se presenta un modelo higro-termo-mecánico para el hormigón expuesto al fuego el cual está basado en la mecánica de medios porosos no saturados de Coussy. Las variables de estado del modelo se derivan de ...
  • Predictive ability analysis of the simulator FDS in order to evaluate the effects of hydrocarbon fires 

    Bueno Arcos, Juan Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This project has as a main target to determine the validity of data provided by FDS simulator in function of its similitude with experimental data obtained through different PhD thesis. To start with, in a background ...
  • Propagación del fuego en parques forestales. El punto de vista de la simulación computacional 

    Romero Castro, Aldo Humberto; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Lopez Moreno, Sinhue (Safetylive.com, 2006-07-31)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Thermal and geometrical features of jet fires 

    Palacios, Adriana; Gómez-Mares, Mercedes; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim (Philippe Tanguy/Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering, 2009)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Abstract: In many severe accidents involving explosions or large fires, jet fires have been the first step of a domino effect sequence: a recent historical analysis has shown that among the accidents registered in the data ...
  • Validació del simulador FLACS per anàlisis de risc per dolls de foc d'hidrocarburs 

    Galí Labarias, Josep (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona
    Els dolls de foc són fenòmens de tipus tèrmic, que tenen lloc, principalment a la indústria, i es consideren accidents greus. La principal problemàtica del fenomen resideix en l’efecte domino que poden provocar. Els dolls ...
  • Validation of flacs code for risk analysis of hydrocarbon pool fires 

    Gómez-Reino Martínez, Brais (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Fires have been object of study over the last decades due to their destructive power. Fire’s hazardous nature and its ability to inflict damage to property, the environment and people, has produced a need to understand how ...