UQ Fire’s Ian Pope presents bamboo research at The Planting Festival in Woodford

On Sunday 30th April, the bamboo research team within the UQ Fire Group visited The Planting festival in Woodford to give a presentation on their ongoing research projects. PhD students Ian Pope, Angela Solarte and Mateo Gutierrez showcased their work on investigating the fire … Continue reading UQ Fire’s Ian Pope presents bamboo research at The Planting Festival in Woodford

UQ Fire’s site visit of Bamboo Structures at the Woodford Folk Festival

In recent years, many engineers and architects have been looking for new options for sustainable construction, and they have seen in bamboo an excellent opportunity to meet the aspirations of the global movement towards environmental sustainability. Historically, bamboo has been … Continue reading UQ Fire’s site visit of Bamboo Structures at the Woodford Folk Festival