ARCE 664

Fire Protection Engineering

Overhead sprinkler system

Catalog Course Description

An introduction to human response, fire science, combustion calculations, compartment fires, piping and sprinkler design, and smoke management. Analytical methods, experimental data, codes, case-studies, and videos are presented in this engineering design course. Prerequisites: ME 312 or C&PE 221 (Thermodynamics I) and ME 510, CE 330, or C&PE 511 (Fluid Mechanics), or consent of the instructor.

Required or Elective Course?

This is an elective course for undergraduates and graduate students. It is three credit-hours of engineering design.

Typical Course Topics

Latest Syllabus

ARCE 664, Prof. Rock, via a .pdf file

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Prof. Rock

Revised: July 7, 2014