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The division of fire safety engineering participated in Kulturnatten (the Culture night) that was held in Lund on Saturday (September 19). Several different small fire experiments (e.g. a fire whirl, pre-mixed flame and methane...[more]


Dan Madsen is a new doctoral student that will work in the research area of smoldering fires within the EMRIS-project. The research at the EMRIS-project will be aimed at improving the knowledge both on smoldering mechanisms and...[more]


Our People pages have been updated and we have now added a list of graduated doctoral students in the research subject: "Fire Safety Engineering". You can also find links to more information about the...[more]


The refurbished fire laboratory at the department is currently undergoing calibration before our students arrive in the first week of September. The first laboratories will be on flame heights with our 1st year students in the...[more]


Marcus Runefors has been appointed Lecture (Universitets adjunkt) at the department. In addition to teaching, Marcus will continue his postgraduate studies at 50%. Furthermore, Nils Johansson has been...[more]


Lund University was represented at the European Symposium on Fire Safety Science (ESFSS) by five persons from the department of Fire Safety Engineering. The symposium was held in Nicosia, Cyprus on June 16-18....[more]


The 12th International Symposium on Fire Safety Science will be hosted by the Division of Fire Safety Engineering June 12-16, 2017. The Symposium is the premier fire safety science meeting in the world and has been...[more]


Karl Fridolf "spikade" (nailed) his PhD thesis today at the department of Fire Safety Engineering. Karl will defend his thesis "Rail Tunnel Evacuation" on June 12. Please see the here for more...[more]


On the 28th-30th of September, 2015, the 6th International Symposium on Human Behaviour in Fire will take place at the Downing College, Cambridge, UK. The Department of Fire Safety Engineering is involved in an impressive number...[more]


Vi har redovisningar av examensarbeten för Brandingenjörsprogrammet och Civilingenjörsprogrammet i riskhantering den 22 maj, 2015. Samma dag har vi även redovisningar för våra studenter på Erasmus Mundus programmet i Fire...[more]


On June 12, Karl Fridolf will defend his doctoral thesis Rail Tunnel Evacuation. The defense act is publicly open, and starts at 13.00 in E:1406, E-huset, Ole Römers väg 3, Lund. Faculty opponent is Dr. Karen Boyce, Senior...[more]


Nils Johansson successfully defended his PhD thesis on the 13th of April. The faculty opponent was associate professor Björn Karlsson, University of Iceland and the examining committee consisted of:  Docent Frederik Ossler,...[more]


The Nordic FDS user group meeting will be hosted by Lund University on April 21-22. The purpose of the workshop...[more]


The Centre of Excellence for world-wide exchange of information and know-how regarding safety and security of underground facilities has awarded Karl Fridolf the ITA COSUF Award...[more]


The 2nd International Seminar for Fire Safety of Facades (FSF2016) will be held in Lund, May 11-13 2016. The seminar is organised by CSTB and SP. The following topics will be discussed: • Standardization work • Test and...[more]


Our research engineer and lab technician Sven-Ingvar Granemark retires at the end of April after 48 years at Lund University.  Sven-Ingvar started out as an instrument maker in 1967. He was a part of the planning...[more]


Today a new tradition was introduced at the department of Fire Safety Engineering when Nils Johansson nailed (spikade) his PhD thesis to a piece of wood. Please see the invitation for more information about the...[more]


During two days the Swedish radio program Vetenskapsradion Forum has focused on fire research. In the first program (broadcast march 23) Professor Patrick van Hees participated in a program on fire testing. Docent Stefan Svensson...[more]


The water mist seminar organized by the International Water Mist Association at Lund University on the 12th of March was a success. The presentations from the seminar are available from the IWMA website. [more]


Nils Johansson will defend his PhD thesis "Fire Dynamics of Multi-Room Compartment Fires" on April 13. Faculty opponent is Associate Professor Björn Karlsson, University of Iceland. Please see...[more]

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