2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
    May 29, 2022  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIRE 6625 - Chemistry of Fires and Explosions


An examination of the basic organic chemistry and combustion and explosive properties of flammable materials. The chemical principles underlying fires and explosions. Chemical properties of various synthetic materials and the products of their combustion. Fire retardant materials and chemicals used in fire extinguishment. Cross-listed with CHEM 6625 FORS 6625 .  3 credits.