Rose A. Ryntz, Visteon Automotive Systems, Chair
Janet S. Baum, Health, Education & Research Associates, Inc., Vice Chair
Robert A. Altenkirch, Mississippi State University
Robert J. Asaro, University of California at San Diego
Craig L. Beyler, Hughes Associates, Inc.
Donald B. Bivens, DuPont Fluorochemicals
Ronny J. Coleman, Consultant, Elk Grove, California
James M. Delahay, Lane Bishop York Delahay Inc.
Filip C. Filippou, University of California at Berkeley
James H. Garrett, Carnegie Mellon University
Leon R. Glicksman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Eric R. Hansen, Ash Grove Cement Company
Susan D. Landry, Albemarle Corporation
Richard E. Schuler, Cornell University
Jim W. Sealy, Architect, Building Code Consultant, Dallas, Texas
Miroslaw J. Skibniewski, Purdue University
James A. White, Western Fire Center, Inc.
Michael Winter, United Technologies Research Center
Elaine M. Yorkgitis, Automotive Division/3M
Submitted for the panel by its Chair, Rose A. Ryntz, and its Vice Chair, Janet S. Baum, this assessment of the fiscal year 2000 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 9-10, 2000, in Gaithersburg, Md., and the annual report of the laboratory. 1
U.S. Department of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Building and Fire Research Laboratory Activities, Accomplishments, and Recognitions, NIST SP 838-16, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Md., February 2000.