The research at the division in the field of fire safety engineering have during the years encompassed the description of the evolution of a fire, human behaviour in the event of fire, extinguishing techniques and extinguishing agents, industrial fire protection systems, design related to fire technology, and community emergency services.
Today the research is focused on two main areas:
More information about each of the areas can be found on the corresponding pages. A number of computer tools / software have been developed at the Division of Fire Safety Engineering. Some of them are available for download on the tools page.