Rose A. Ryntz, Visteon Automotive Systems, Chair
Janet S. Baum, Health, Education & Research Associates, Inc., Vice Chair
Ronald L. Alpert, Factory Mutual Research Corporation
Robert A. Altenkirch, Mississippi State University
Robert J. Asaro, University of California, San Diego
Lee W. Burgett, The Trane Company
Ronny J. Coleman, State of California
James M. Delahay, Lane Bishop York Delahay Inc.
Filip C. Filippou, University of California, Berkeley
Gavin A. Finn, Prescient Technologies, Inc.
Anthony E. Fiorato, Portland Cement Association
Leon R. Glicksman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Susan D. Landry, Albemarle Corporation
Richard E. Schuler, Cornell University
Jim W. Sealy, Architect/Building Code Consultant, Dallas, Tex.
Miroslaw J. Skibniewski, Purdue University
Forrest O. Stark, Dow Corning Corporation
James A. White, Western Fire Center, Inc.
Elaine M. Yorkgitis, 3M Automotive Division Laboratory
Submitted for the panel by its Chair, Rose A. Ryntz, and its Vice Chair, Janet S. Baum, this assessment of the fiscal year 1999 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 11–12, 1999, in Gaithersburg, Md., and documents provided by the laboratory.