Essays about: "Charring"

Showing result 6 - 8 of 8 essays containing the word Charring.

  1. 6. Fire Resistance in Cross-laminated Timber : Brandmotstånd hos korslaminerat massiv trä

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Byggnadsteknik

    Author : Per Wilinder; [2010]
    Keywords : Cross-laminated timber; CLT Bearing capacity; Fire resistance; Bending tests; SP Wood Technology;

    Abstract : This report deals with the fire resistance of cross-laminated timber (CLT). Themain purpose is to verify a new model on CLT and its ability to sustain itsbearing capacity when exposed to fire. To establish this, a series of bendingtestshas been conducted in combination with fire exposure of the CLT. READ MORE

  2. 7. Skogseldens påverkan på epifytiska trädlavar på tall i relation till brandintensiteten

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Teresa Jonsson; [2006]
    Keywords : skogsbrand; lavar; tall; naturvård;

    Abstract : Not much is today known about how epiphytic lichens are effected by fire. A considerable part of the fires in Sweden today are prescribed fires for the purpose of environmental conservation. How these fires affect lichens is largely unknown. READ MORE

  3. 8. Skogsbrandens påverkan på död ved

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Maria Karlsson; [2000]
    Keywords : grödbrand; CWD; kol; kolning; tjärved;

    Abstract : Fire is an important ecological factor, but its consumption of coarse woody debris, CWD, has hardly received any attention. In this study, I investigate the consumption in relation to the time of initial flame exposure and propensity for continued combustion of standing CWD of pine (Pinus sylvestris). Two types of CWD were studied. READ MORE