Research Projects

Brandforsk has financed hundreds of projects over a 40 year time period and with our help, research and development within the field of fire protection science has made big advances.

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Measuring the impact of fire on the environment

In Sweden the responsibility for damage to the environment at a fire incident is increasingly focussing on the responders. Most incident response personnel do not have the training and expertise to understand the environmental consequences of their field operations …

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The open source CFD code FireFOAM has been verified and validated against analytical solution and real fire tests. The verification showed that FireFOAM solves the three modes of heat transfer appropriately. The validation against real fire tests yielded reasonable results …

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