Год издания: 2016
The Chief Donald J. Burns Memorial Grant provided by the Society of Fire Protection Engineers and funded by Bentley Systems supported this research. Siemens provided equipment and resources such as a customized Fire Alarm
Control Panel. The Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute rovided resources and facilities to accomplish full-scale ﬁ re testing. Dr. Darryl Pines, Dean of the Clark School of Engineering, provided seed funding in support of this research. I would like to thank my thesis advisor, Professor Andrй Marshall, for his support and guidance throughout the duration of this project. I appreciate his ability to envision the future goals of the project while also providing clear guidance on current speciﬁ c tasks.