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FPPS Faculty Research

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Discovery Magazine - 2011
Up In Smoke - Gorbett, Gregory

Fire Engineering - 2005
Letter to the Editor - Gorbett, Gregory

Fire Science Reviews - 2015
Use of Damage in Fire Investigation - Gorbett, Gregory

Firewatch! - 2013
Ordinary People and Effective Operation of Fire Extinguishers - Hicks, Bill

FSE Conference - 2004
Outgassing Phenomina in Flash Point Testing - Gorbett, Gregory

IAAI - 2013
Fire Patterns Analysis with Low Heat - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill

IFE - 2014
Potential Ignition Sources - Gorbett, Gregory; Hanks, Corey
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IFSJLM - 2012
An Examination of Fire Safety Perceptions and Behaviors - Grant, Paul

Investigation Institute - 2003
A Fire Analysis Tool Revisited - Gorbett, Gregory

ISFI - 2006
Full-Scale Room Burn Pattern Study - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill

Advanced Fired Pattern Research - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill

ISFI - 2008
Computer Fire Models for Investigation - Gorbett, Gregory

Fire Pattern Persistence and Predictability - Gorbett, Gregory


Full Scale Single Fuel Package Fire Pattern Study - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill; Thurman, Tom

ISFI - 2010
Development and Assessment of a Decision - Gorbett, Gregory

Fire Modeling Best Practices for Constructing Academic High Performance Computing Clusters - Gorbett, Gregory


Fire Patterns Analysis with Low Heat - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill


Vehicle Fire Burn Pattern Study - Gorgett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill


Electrostatic Discharge Fires at Retail - Pharr, James

ISFI - 2012
Fire Investigation Origin Determination - Gorbett, Gregory

Vehicle Fire Burn Pattern Study Part 2 - Gorbett, Gregory; Hicks, Bill

ISFI - 2014
Scientific Method-Use, Application, and Gap Analysis - Gorbett, Gregory

Journal of Forensic Sciences - 2015
A New Method for the Characterization of Fire Damage to Gypsum Wallboard for Use in Fire Investigations - Gorbett, Gregory; Morris, Sarah

NFA - EFO
The Case for Unified Dispatch in Madison County - Hicks, Bill

Traffic Management at Emergency Scenes - Hicks, Bill

NFPA Journal - 2007
The Current Knowledge and Training Regarding Backdraft, Flashover, and Other Rapid Fire Progression Phenomena - Gorbett, Gregory

NFPA Journal - 2004
Fire Dynamic Simulator and Smokeview Training -  Gorbett, Gregory

The Detonator - 2009
The Investigation of Explosion Scenes - Thurman, Tom


Other

  • James T. Thurman, Practical Bomb Scene Investigation, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida, 2006, First Edition 
     
  • James T. Thurman, Practical Bomb Scene Investigation, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida, 2011, Second Edition 
     
  • James T. Thurman, Practical Bomb Scene Investigation, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida, 2017, Third Edition 
     
  • Kozhumal, S., Gorbett, G., (2018). Fire Dynamics and Forensic Analysis of Compartment Fires. Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute-Spring Technical Meeting, Penn State University. 
     
  • Beyler, C., Gorbett, G., Lentini, J. (2019). Response to Member Feedback on Interpretation of the Publications Improving the Understanding of Post-Flashover Fire Behavior and Progressive Burn Pattern Development in Post-Flashover Fires by Steven Carman. Vol. 70, April 2019. 
     
  • Fowlie, E., Sezer, H., Gorbett, G., & Kozhumal, S., (2020). Numerical Investigation of Heat Transfer and Gypsum Calcination Under Fire Conditions. Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute-Spring Technical Meeting, University of South Carolina. 
     
  • Gorbett, G., Pharr, J. (2010). Fire Dynamics. 1st Edition. Brady/Prentice Hall: Upper Saddle River, NJ. 
     
  • Gorbett, G., Pharr, J., Rockwell, S (2015). Fire Dynamics. 2nd Edition, Brady/Prentice Hall: Upper Saddle River, NJ. 
     
  • Dunlap, S., editor (2012). The Comprehensive Handbook on School Safety. CRC Publishers, Boca Raton, FL. Co-authored Chapter 12: Fire Hazards, Chapter 13: Fire Protection Systems, Chapter 14: Life Safety 
     
  • Meacham, B., editor (2020). Environmental Impact of Fire Handbook, “Chapter 8-Fire Fundamentals,” Springer: New York, NY 

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