Open House!

Open House!

Learn about the field of FPE, majoring in FPE, and career opportunities. Enjoy lab tours and demos. For students at all levels (including high school!). Sessions available in Sept. and Oct. 2016. More...

Entrepreneurship: MF Fire

Entrepreneurship: MF Fire

FPE alumni are working to bring a 93% efficient, almost emission-free wood stove to homeowners. More...

What is this, and why is it important?

What is this, and why is it important?

Professor Stanislav Stoliarov is modeling how polymers produce char, which could lead to safer, more fire-resistant materials. More...

New Fire Protection MOOC Available, Fall 2016

New Fire Protection MOOC Available, Fall 2016

The first FPE MOOC Course Launched by UMD will commence August 1, 2016. More...

Find FPE on Social Media!

Find FPE on Social Media!

Check us out on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube. More...

Tracking the Long-Term Cost of Wildfire Emissions

Tracking the Long-Term Cost of Wildfire Emissions

Computer simulations predict what happens to gases and smoke long after the fire is out. More...

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FPE@UMD News

Stanislav Stoliarov Honored by International FORUM of Fire Research Directors
FPE Associate Professor Stanislav Stoliarov Awarded FORUM 2016 Mid-Career Researcher Award. More »

New Fire Protection Engineering MOOC Available
The First FPE MOOC Course Launched by UMD Will Commence August 1, 2016. More »

Fire Protection Engineering Issues Alumni Video Challenge!
FPE Assistant Director Nicole Hollywood Issues Video Challenge to Dept. Alumni. More »

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Events

Evaluating Job Offers & Salary Negotiation Workshop
August 2, 2016 10:00 a.m. 1131B Martin Hall, Sign-up at... More »

Job Search 201 - Networking Workshop
August 17, 2016 11:00 a.m. 1202 Martin Hall, Sign-up at... More »

Engineering Picnic & Information Fair
September 8, 2016 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Front Plaza, Kim Engineering Building More »

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The Department of Fire Protection Engineering provides the sophisticated technical tools needed to safeguard lives and property from fire. Our department supports its deep connection to the current worldwide professional needs of Fire Protection Engineering while promoting an advanced research program that allows us to meet the challenges of future technological development. The department offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Faculty members are active in a variety of research and outreach programs. We welcome you to join us in solving these vital social and technical problems.