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...

Flashpoints | News In Brief From FPE

Flashpoints | News In Brief From FPE

Read the SPRING 2015 issue of our e-newsletter. This issue: The Legacy Campaign hits a milestone, Stoliarov Promoted, Awards for Ph.D. candidates Leventon and Singh, new ASHRAE Grant, WIFIRE, and more! More...

Entrepreneurship: MF Fire

Entrepreneurship: MF Fire

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

2015 Alumni Dinner: Distinguished Alumni Ceremony, Photos
Surprise 11th alumnus included in inaugural group of honorees. More »

UMD to Host National Combustion Meeting
Trouvé chairs premier combustion science meeting. More »

New Honor for WIFIRE
WIFIRE team wins Best Workshop Paper Award at ICCS 2015. More »

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Cover Letters & Professional Correspondence
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Interview Techniques Workshop
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