CSA Scholarships in Steel and Accessible Design

Really great to see all the really interesting CSA student scholarship projects across the country! Team member and scholarship recipient Chloe Jeanneret presents in this video of her research thesis work on steel connections in fire and our goals to develop Canadian steel standards for fire design. We will be announcing a large grant next…

NSERC and OGS Scholarship Results and 2022-23 Research Group Positions

We are using Narrow Spectrum Illumination to study deformations in fire conditions of various materials. We are very pleased to announce our fire research team's results for the NSERC (federal) and OGS (provincial) student scholarships for 2021-22. This year alone team members have been awarded over $250k in research scholarships. Nine of our team members…

Informal Settlements and Fire

We are very excited to announce our paper “Human Behaviour in Informal Settlement Fires in Costa Rica” has been accepted in Safety Science (Elsevier). This study was led by York University - Lassonde School of Engineering graduate student Sara Guevara Arce and supported by soon to be doctoral candidate Chloe Jeanneret who took her first corresponding role of a manuscript. The…