Upcoming Events



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Additional Information

Note: SFPE WPI Meetings will have food and drinks for those who attend!

The New England Chapter generously provides a free dinner to students who attend their meetings. The meetings are a great place to meet and network with FPE professionals. To attend the New England Chapter meetings fill out the Meeting announcement form, which can be downloaded using the links in the above Events Calendar.

New England SFPE Chapter Meeting are held at:

FM Global Conference Center (four Points Sheraton)
1151 Boston-Providence Turnpike (Route 1)
Norwood, MA 02062

Map of the location







Please contact Tracy Golinveaux for additional info on an event.

Paper Discussion

Each Wednesday SFPE WPI students meet to discuss a paper over lunch at 12:15 pm in Higgins Lab 201. Students bring their lunch and talk about interesting points which were found in the paper. Click on the title to download that week's paper.

Paper Lunch Discussion Meeting Schedule:

12:15 every Wednesday in Higgins Lab 201

Paper Title
09/17/08 Fleischmann
Quantitative Backdraft Experiments
09/24/08 Averill Accounting for Emergency Response in Building Evacuation
10/01/08 Dembsey Compartment Fire Near-field Entrainment Measurements
11/05/08 Forney Visualization, A tool for understanding fire dynamics
Johnsson Temperature uncertainties for bare-bead and aspirated thermocouple measurements in fire environments
Yang Explosion Suppression for Industrial Applications
Gann Toxic Hazard of Building Products and Furnishings
Notarianni Dealing with uncertainty to improve regulation
Manzello Experimental investigation of firebrands- Generation and ignition of fuel beds
Holmberg Facility for calibrating heat flux sensors in a convective environment
Rumminger Temperature Regions of Optimal Chemical Ihibition of premixed flames