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Torero, Jose

Professor, Ph.D.
John L. Bryan Chair (FPE)
Director, UMD Center for Disaster Resilience (CEE)
3104G J.M. Patterson Building

Research Interests 

Fire dynamics, flame spread, smouldering, smoke detection, protection and supression systems, disaster preparedness and resilience. 


1992 - Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru


Professional Memberships 

Royal Society of Edinburgh (UK), the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK), the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering, the Queensland Academy of Arts and Sciences (Australia), the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (USA), the Building Research Establishment (UK), the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK).