FPE Seminars are held Fridays from 11:00 am - 12:00 p.m.  in 3106 of the J.M. Patterson Building, unless otherwise noted.

You can find the complete line-up, as well as others of potential interest, on our events calendar.  For additional information, or to suggest a speaker, please contact Michael Gollner.


February 15

Improvement of sub-models for CFD Wildland Fire Spread Modeling
Albert Simeoni
Dept. Head, Fire Protection Engineering 
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

March 1 @ 1:30 p.m.

Flammability of Materials in Spacecraft Environments
Carlos Fernandez-Pello
Almy C. Maynard and Agnes Offield Maynard Endowed Chair
Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of CA, Berekeley 

April 8
Strategies for Mitigating Fire Hazard in Steel Bridges
Venkatesh Kudor
Professor and Chair, Civil Engineering
Michigan State University
May 10

Boutique flames in microgravity with electric fields; burning ice and hot-air balloons
Derek Dunn-Rankin
Professor & Chair, Dept of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
University of California, Irvine