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...

Find FPE on Social Media!

Find FPE on Social Media!

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

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...

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...

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...

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FPE@UMD News

Siemens, Koffel Gifts Help Fire Protection Engineering Reach $2.5M Milestone in Legacy Campaign
A $100,000 gift from Siemens, matched by a gift from Bill Koffel, has helped the department raise $2,500,000 towards its endowed Clinical Professor fund. More »

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 »

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Events

Job Search 101: Intro to Careers4Engineers + Internships/Co-ops
September 30, 2016 11:00 a.m. 1131B Glenn L. Martin Hall More »

Booz Allen Hamilton Colloquium: Deepak Divan, "Distributed Grid Control"
September 30, 2016 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. 1110 Kim Engineering Building (Stanley Zupnik Hall) More »

SES 2016 Conference
October 2, 2016 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center 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.