National Center for Combustion Research and Development

Indian Institute Of Technology Madras & Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore
Fire Test Enclosure

Testing and study of material flammability at various scales is performed in this lab.

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List of some of the major equipment available in this lab:

  1. Bomb calorimeter
  2. cone calorimeter
  3. Flame propagation apparatus
  4. Open calorimeter
  5. Step PMMA status

Lab Equipments

Cone calorimeter
Test for heat and visible smoke release rates for materials up to a size of 100mm X 100mm with a peak heat release rate of 0.15 kW
Open calorimeter
Test larger and multi-component samples up to a peak heat release rate of 200kW
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Dr Renganathan T

Assistant Professor, Dept of Chemical Engg., IITM

Dr Vinu R

Assistant Professor

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