The following persons should be recognized as they contributed to the development of this Guide by participating in pyrolysis modeling round robins and/or providing valuable comments on various drafts of the Guide.
The names are listed in alphabetical order: Nicolas Bal, Marcos Chaos, Craig Hofmeister, Simo Hostikka, Chris Lautenberger, Jamie Lord, Anna Matala, Alex Morgan, Haejun Park, Eduardo Puente, Guillermo Rein, Stanislav Stoliarov, Robert Webster, Christopher Wood, and Young-Geun You.
The following peer reviewed journal articles make up the foundation of the Guide:
Kim, E., Dembsey, N.A., and Shivkumar, S., "Evaluating Effects of Applying Different Kinetic Models to Pyrolysis Modeling of Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer Composites", Fire and Materials, DOI:10.1002/fam.2239
Kim, E., and Dembsey, N.A., "Evaluation of Pyrolysis Parameters for Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer Composites Based on Multi-objective Optimization", Fire and Materials, DOI: 10.1002/fam.2262
Kim, E., and Dembsey, N.A.,"Parameter Estimation for Comprehensive Pyrolysis Modeling: Guidance and Critical Observations", Fire Technology, DOI: 10.1007/s10694-014-0399-0