Research program on Compartment Fires

Responsible: Eulàlia Planas, Elsa Pastor

The purpose of this program is to increase scientific knowledge on fire dynamics to improve fire emergency management. CERTEC works towards this goal through:

  • Fire modelling by CFD tools: Performance-based analysis of fire protection in different types of compartment fires.


 Visible and infrared images of two simultaneous compartment fires (Sandwitch panels: rock wool, PUR) Fire seminar 2014



FDS simulation of a compartment fire