Evacuation Patterns in High Rise Buildings – Changes after 9/11!

Raghavan, Srinivasa V and Bhushan, R S (2012) Evacuation Patterns in High Rise Buildings – Changes after 9/11! Indian Journal of Applied Research, 3 (2). pp. 133-135. ISSN 2249 - 555X

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Abstract

This article discuss about the different types of evacuation systems and their suitability to the different class of buildings. Modern day terrorism has made evacuation systems to be integral part of high rise buildings. Scientific and proper evacuation system design has evolved in the recent times after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Centre (WTC) in September 11th 2001.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright © 2012 - Indian Journal of Applied Research (IJAR)
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Civil Engineering
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 27 Feb 2013 07:33
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2013 06:51
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/78757

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