Open floor plan enclosure fires paper: Editor-in-Chief’s Featured Article for the Fire Safety Journal April 2017 issue

It is with great pleasure to announce that the paper ‘An experimental study of full-scale open floor plan enclosure fires‘ by J.P. Hidalgo, A. Cowlard, C. Abecassis-Empis, C. Maluk, A.H. Majdalani, S. Kahrmann, R. Hilditch, M. Krajcovic, J.L. Torero has … Continue reading Open floor plan enclosure fires paper: Editor-in-Chief’s Featured Article for the Fire Safety Journal April 2017 issue

Science Magazine – Fire experiments lead by Prof Jose Torero rule out the government’s explanation

In its latest issue, the prestigious International weekly Science journal, published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) presented the work lead by Prof Jose Torero and carried in the UQ Fire Laboratory facilities. The latest experiments rule out the government’s … Continue reading Science Magazine – Fire experiments lead by Prof Jose Torero rule out the government’s explanation

10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology

In October, two members of the fire research group, Nicholas Doyle and Richard Emberley, gave presentations at the 10th Asia-Oceania  Symposium on Fire Science and Technology in Tsukuba, Japan. Nicholas Doyle presented the work he completed for his undergraduate thesis in … Continue reading 10th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology