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Brännbarhet – En studie om brännbarhetstester med konkalorimeter

Bjuring Gerlich, Pontus (2011) In LUTVDG/TVBB VBRM01 20092
Division of Fire Safety Engineering
Abstract
The purpose of this work was to find a scientific and comparable way to measure the heat release of materials with low heat release rate. The work focused on ISO 5660 and the cone calorimeter and how to improve this method and equipment.
By conducting a series of tests in the cone calorimeter and vary the size of the cone calorimeter and the test specimen and the distance between the test specimen and cone calorimeter various possible improvements were identified.
The results of the tests show that simply increasing the size of the specimen is not a good solution because the results are not comparable with other results in accordance with ISO 5660. But by increasing the size of the cone calorimeter it is possible to better measure the... (More)
The purpose of this work was to find a scientific and comparable way to measure the heat release of materials with low heat release rate. The work focused on ISO 5660 and the cone calorimeter and how to improve this method and equipment.
By conducting a series of tests in the cone calorimeter and vary the size of the cone calorimeter and the test specimen and the distance between the test specimen and cone calorimeter various possible improvements were identified.
The results of the tests show that simply increasing the size of the specimen is not a good solution because the results are not comparable with other results in accordance with ISO 5660. But by increasing the size of the cone calorimeter it is possible to better measure the heat release of materials with low heat release rate. (Less)
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author
Bjuring Gerlich, Pontus
supervisor
organization
alternative title
Heat release - A study of heat release tests with the cone calorimeter
course
VBRM01 20092
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Heat release, cone calorimeter, ISO 5660, ISO 1182, Medtherm meters, Gunners meters, brännbarhet, konkalorimeter, Medthermmätare, Gunnersmätare
publication/series
LUTVDG/TVBB
report number
5372
ISSN
1402-3504
language
Swedish
id
8888946
date added to LUP
2016-08-19 15:12:06
date last changed
2016-08-19 15:12:39
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  abstract     = {The purpose of this work was to find a scientific and comparable way to measure the heat release of materials with low heat release rate. The work focused on ISO 5660 and the cone calorimeter and how to improve this method and equipment.
By conducting a series of tests in the cone calorimeter and vary the size of the cone calorimeter and the test specimen and the distance between the test specimen and cone calorimeter various possible improvements were identified.
The results of the tests show that simply increasing the size of the specimen is not a good solution because the results are not comparable with other results in accordance with ISO 5660. But by increasing the size of the cone calorimeter it is possible to better measure the heat release of materials with low heat release rate.},
  author       = {Bjuring Gerlich, Pontus},
  issn         = {1402-3504},
  keyword      = {Heat release,cone calorimeter,ISO 5660,ISO 1182,Medtherm meters,Gunners meters,brännbarhet,konkalorimeter,Medthermmätare,Gunnersmätare},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  series       = {LUTVDG/TVBB},
  title        = {Brännbarhet – En studie om brännbarhetstester med konkalorimeter},
  year         = {2011},
}