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Nils Johansson, Stefan Svensson and Patrick van Hees have been awarded with the prestigious Jack Bono Award for Engineering Communications. The award recognize the author(s) of the paper published in the journal Fire Technology...[more]


Den 29-30 september (torsdag-fredag) arrangeras en konferens i Lund med anledning av jubileet av brandingenjörsprogrammet, IMFSE och programmet för Civilingenjör i Riskhantering. Programmet för firandet ser ut som...[more]


Figur 1: Anlagda bränder i skolor och förskolor.

Under den senaste tiden har flera anlagda bränder i bilar och i skolbyggnader inträffat i Sverige.  Detta har uppmärksammats i svenska (aftonbladet, vlt, DN) och internationella medier. Avdelningen för Brandteknik har...[more]


The Division of Fire Safety Engineering at Lund University is launching a new online course entitled “Fire Evacuation Design”. The course content covers different behavioural theories and concepts concerning fire evacuation. The...[more]


Following the recent 2016 Fort McMurray wildfire emergency evacuation in Canada, in which 2,400 buildings were destroyed and tens of thousands of people were evacuated, the e-Murray project was started. The project “e-Murray -...[more]


Idag (9 augusti) fyller Kaare Brandsjö 100 år. Kaare är den person i Sverige som genom åren etablerat sig som den särklassigt främste kännaren av svenskt brandväsende och svensk räddningstjänst. Kaare har genom åren stöttat...[more]


A large delegation from the Division of Fire Safety Engineering at Lund University participated in Interflam, the 14th International Conference and Exhibition on Fire Science and Engineering. Interflam was held 4-6 July...[more]


För 30 år sedan antogs den första Brandingenjörskullen och för 15 år sedan antogs den första Riskhanteringskullen vid Lunds Tekniska Högskola. Dessutom fyller det internationella Mastersprogrammet i Brandteknik (IMFSE), som vi...[more]


Professor Björn Karlsson visits the division during June and July. Professor Karlsson is currently professor at Iceland University and the Director General at the Iceland Construction Authority. Between 1993 and 2001 Professor...[more]


The Nordic Fire Safety Days (NFSD) was held at Aalborg University in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 16-17. Lund University is represented in the scientific committee and NFSD consortium. The conference has a focus on risk and fire...[more]


People from the division of Fire Safety Engineering have recently participated in the 2nd International Conference on Fire Safety of Facades and in the 11th Conference on Performance Based Codes and Fire Safety Design Methods....[more]


Dr. Enrico Ronchi has been granted a new project on ForensicVR where human behaviour in fire will be investigated with Virtual Reality. The project is funded by the Crafoord Foundation and more information can be found here.[more]


Professor Patrick van Hees is a member of the Fire and Materials Journal Editorial Board and he is also on the programme committee of the Fire and Materials Conference. The Fire and Materials Conference focuses on the...[more]


There will be five workshops arranged on Sunday before the 12th International Symposium on Fire Safety Science hosted by the division in June 2017. Each workshop will include a panel of experts that will engage with the...[more]


There will be presentations of theses on May 23. You can find the list of theses here:Bachelor theses (Swedish students)Master theses (IMFSE students)All the presentations will be held in room V:Brand in the v-building, faculty...[more]


The division of fire safety engineering has several visiting professors and lecturers during this spring semester. Dr. Rita Fahy (NFPA) and Dr Tomonori Sano (Waseda University) are currently at the division and working...[more]


Besides research and teaching shall Swedish universities share knowledge and communicate with the public society. This is called the ”third task” or "science outreach”. The division of fire safety engineering has a lot of...[more]


För 30 år sedan antogs den första Brandingenjörskullen och för 15 år sedan antogs den första Riskhanteringskullen vid LTH. Dessutom firar programmet International Master in Fire Safety Engineering 5 år (som vi ger...[more]


Dr. Håkan Frantzich will from today be back as researcher at our Division. We are very happy to see him again after a stay at a Swedish consultancy company. It is nice for us to see people returning to our division which shows...[more]


The division of Fire Safety Engineering is very delighted that the paper "Evacuation of a Metro Train in an Underground Rail Transportation System: Flow Rate Capacity of Train Exits, Tunnel Walking Speeds and Exit...[more]

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