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Describes a recently developed computer model that can assist designers in evaluating a smoke management system for an atrium or a covered mall. States the algorithm, which is the result of an initial effort to adapt zone modelling for atrium applications, could become an ASHRAE design tool. Evolution into such a standard tool requires validation of the numerical algorithm to assess its appropriateness for evaluating smoke management systems in spaces with large volumes and tall ceilings.

KEYWORDS: Computers, calculating, atria, shopping centres, smoke ventilation, algorithms computer aided design

Citation: ASHRAE Trans. 1994, vol.100, part 2, paper number 3828 (RP-658), 448-456, 10 figs, 2 tabs, refs.