FPE Professor Receives International Forum of Fire Research Directors Award

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The International FORUM of Fire Research Directors has selected Professor Arnaud Trouvé to receive the 2017 Sjolin Award in recognition of his exceptional contribution to fire science and engineering via combustion science research for the last 25 years. Said the FORUM in a letter, "Professor Trouvé has produced numerous improvements of combustion models working with fire modelling including Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), zone modelling, direct numerical simulation (DNS) and large eddy simulation (LES) of turbulent reacting flows."

Dr. Trouvé will receive his award at the 12th International Symposium on Fire Safety Science taking place in Lund, Sweden, June 12-16, 2017. The award is accompanied by a plaque and honorarium.

Congratulations Dr. Trouvé!

Published April 12, 2017