Thomas L. Anderson, Fluor Daniel Hanford, Inc., Chair
Rose A. Ryntz, Visteon, Vice Chair
Ronald L. Alpert, Factory Mutual Research Corporation
Robert Altenkirch, Washington State University
Janet S. Baum, Health, Education & Research Assoc., Inc.
Lee W. Burgett, The Trane Company
Marcia L. Coleman, DuPont Central Research & Development
Ronny J. Coleman, State of California
Filip C. Filippou, University of California, Berkeley
Gavin A. Finn, Prescient Technologies, Inc.
Anthony E. Fiorato, Portland Cement Association
Robert Fowler, City of Pasadena, Pasadena, California
Nicholas P. Jones, Johns Hopkins University
Richard M. Kelso, University of Tennessee
Boyd C. Paulson, Stanford University
Richard E. Schuler, Cornell University
Miroslaw J. Skibniewski, Purdue University
Forrest O. Stark, Dow Corning Corporation
John G. Voeller, Black & Veatch
James A. White, Western Fire Center, Inc.
Submitted for the panel by its Chair, Thomas L. Anderson, and its Vice Chair, Rose A. Ryntz, this assessment of the fiscal year 1998 activities of the Building and Fire Research Laboratory is based on site visits by individual panel members, a formal meeting of the panel on March 25–26, 1998, and documents provided by the laboratory.