2013-2015 Graduate Catalog 
    
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2013-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 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. (See also FIRE 6625  and FORS 6625 ).
3 credit hours.