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  • Analysis of thermal fields generated by natural fires on the structural elements of tall buildings 

    Capote, Jorge A; Alvear, Daniel; Lazaro, Mariano; Espina, Pablo; Fletcher, Ian A; Welch, Stephen; Torero, Jose L (2006-10)
    The Windsor Tower in Madrid was involved in a major fire, on 12-13 February 2005, which caused extensive structural damage to the upper floors of the building. This fire has provoked intense interest amongst researchers ...
  • Model-based analysis of a concrete building subjected to fire 

    Fletcher, Ian A; Welch, Stephen; Alvear, Daniel; Lazaro, Mariano; Capote, Jorge A (2007-10)
    A case study is presented of the Windsor Tower fire in Madrid, a mainly concrete-framed office block, which was involved in a major, multiple floor fire in February 2005. The performance of the structure is documented and ...
  • Round-robin study of a priori modelling predictions of the Dalmarnock Fire Test One 

    Rein, Guillermo; Torero, Jose L; Jahn, Wolfram; Stern-Gottfried, Jamie; Ryder, Noah; Desanghere, Sylvain; Lazaro, Mariano; Mowrer, Frederick; Coles, Andrew; Joyeux, Daniel; Alvear, Daniel; Capote, Jorge A; Jowsey, Allan; Abecassis Empis, Cecilia; Reszka, Pedro (Fire SafetyJournal - Elsevier, 2009-03)
    An international study of fire modelling was conducted prior to the Dalmarnock Fire Test One in order to assess the state-of-the-art of fire simulations using a round-robin approach. This test forms part of the Dalmarnock ...