Simulator Goes to Head of Class

December 2003
Fire Chief;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p14
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of the U.S.-based National Institute of Standards and Technology to develop a virtual reality fire stimulation that will enable fire professionals to demonstrate how life-threatening conditions can develop in structures. Aim to retool the fire modeling software Fire Dynamic Simulator and the fire imaging program Smokeview; Plan of the NIST to work with firefighter instructors to develop a simulation of all the possible outcomes for different training scenarios.


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