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2022-08-08

Erik Smedberg, PhD student at the Division was selected for the SFPE 2022 Proulx scholarship award for his research on the impact of the presence of people with mobility limitations on exit choice. Erik will continue his research...[more]


2022-06-17

Axel Mossberg successfully defended his PhD thesis “Elevator Evacuation – Exploring Behavioural Aspects”. The faculty opponent was Dr. Nigel McConnell, Ulster University. The thesis, excluding papers, can be...[more]


2022-06-16

Erik Smedberg successfully defended his licenciate thesis “Egressibility – Applying the concept of accessibility to the self-evacuation of people with functional limitations” today, June 16th! Congratulations Erik![more]


2022-05-21

On June 17th at 09.00, Axel Mossberg will defend his PhD thesis “Elevator Evacuation – Exploring Behavioural Aspects”. The defense will take place in lecture room V:A in the V-building, John Ericssons väg 1, Lund. The...[more]


2022-05-13

We will have presentations of student thesis work on May 30 and 31! You can find the agenda and information on how to join (online) here: May 30 (Swedish students) May 31 (IMFSE students) Welcome to attend![more]


2022-04-28

Marcus Runefors has won the 2022 Jack Watts Award for Outstanding Reviewer. This award celebrates the highest quality and most helpful reviewers, an essential part of the journal. It is presented annually to those peers...[more]


2022-03-18

We are looking for a doctoral student in the area of emissions from fires! Read more here![more]


2022-03-10

On June the 16th at 09.15, Erik Smedberg will defend his Licentiate thesis “Egressibility – Applying the concept of accessibility to the self-evacuation of people with functional limitations”.  The defense will take place in...[more]


2022-03-04

Patrick van Hees medverkar på Sveriges Bygguniversitets digitala lunchseminarium den 8 mars. Under seminariet kommer Patrick att presentera resultaten av Holifas-projektet som genomfördes med flera deltagare från temagruppen...[more]


2021-12-29

We will have presentations of student thesis work on January 10 and 11! You can find the agenda and information on how to join (online) here:Presentations January 10Presentations January 11Welcome to attend![more]


2021-12-03

We will have presentations of student thesis work on December 10. The presentations will take place at in room V:O1 in the V-building, LTH, and also online via zoom.[more]


2021-11-13

Blanca Andres Valiente successfully defended her PhD thesis “A multi-scale approach for predicting the fire response of building barriers” on November 12! Congratulations Blanca!  [more]


2021-11-11

The division has just opened a post doc position related on human behaviour in fires using virtual reality tools. The topic is focused on applying these new technologies to support the development of knowledge about human...[more]


2021-11-08

The American National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has recently featured a video concerning alarm technologies for people who are deaf or hard of hearing which is based on a Lund University report written by Erik Smedberg...[more]


2021-10-20

On November 12th at 13.00, Blanca Andres Valiente will defend her PhD thesis “A multi-scale approach for predicting the fire response of building barriers”. The defence will take at in room V:A in the V-building at Lund...[more]


2021-10-18

The pandemic has inhibited the normal inauguration ceremony of new professors at Lund University to take place. But now it was possible and on October 15 Professor Margaret McNamee participated in the ceremony. Together with...[more]


2021-10-13

A new industrial PhD student is joining our division, Leo Menzemer. Leo is employed by DBI, the Danish Institute of Fire and Security Technology. He holds a master degree from the IMFSE programme that is jointly arranged by Ghent...[more]


2021-09-21

We would like to introduce and welcome two new Phd students to the division of Fire Safety Engineering, Joakim Åström and Arthur Rohaert. The focus of Joakim's research will be on fire dynamics and more specifically on fires in...[more]


2021-08-28

This week we have welcomed a new class of 53 fire engineering students (Bi21). This week includes different types of introduction and team building (both online and at the university (the latter of course adapted to the current...[more]


2021-06-18

Silvia Arias successfully defended her PhD thesis "Application of Virtual Reality in the study of Human Behavior in Fire" today!  Congratulations, Dr Arias!!  [more]


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