Welcome to the State Key Laboratory of Fire Science (SKLFS)
SKLFS has a long and proud tradition of providing outstanding fire research, and comprehensive education in our field. The mission of SKLFS is to study fire dynamics & key technologies of fire safety, train qualified personnel and endeavor to cater for the growing national demand in fire science research and make fundamental, strategic and forward-looking contributions to the national fire safety. It is the tradition of excellence and innovation that drives SKLFS today in all aspects of our mission. We hope that our website reflects both where we are today and what we hope to achieve.
SKLFS Faculty
Administrative Leaders
Research Staffs
Technical Staffs
Administrative Staffs
Fire Safety Science

Fire Safety Science (FSS) is a leading publication in China which deals with all aspects of fire science and safety engineering. 
News Releases more...
[2013-08-23] Prof. Weicheng Fan Given the Honorary Doctor of Technology Degree of the Loughborough University
[2012-11-07] The 9th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology Held
[2012-11-04] Prof. FAN Weicheng Wins 2012 AOAFST Lifetime Contribution Award
[2012-10-23] A Wonderful Feast in Fire Science and Technology- The 9th AOSFST in Hefei
[2012-06-04] National Academy of Engineering (USA) member Prof. Elaine S. Oran visits State Key Laboratory of Fire Science
[2011-12-18] Call for papers: 9th Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology
The State Key Laboratory of Fire Science (SKLFS) was set up in 1990 and is the only national research institution in the field of fire science in China. SKLFS conducts frontier interdisciplinary researches that combine state-of-the-art knowledge and approaches of different disciplines to explore fire dynamics and develop advanced fire safety technologies. SKLFS also provides a world renowned resource for training fire researchers. 
Research Sections
Building Fire Section
Industrial Fire Section
Wildland & Urban Fire Section
Fire Risk Assessment Section
Computer Modeling Section
Fire Chemistry Section
Fire Detection Section
Fire Suppression Section
International Partners
The Centre for Fire and Explosion Studies, Kingston University
Department of Building Services Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Building and Fire Research Portal, NIST
Contact us
State Key Laboratory of Fire Science, University of Science and Technology of China, Jinzhai Road 96, Hefei, Anhui, P. R. China
P. O.: 230026
Tel: (+86) 551 3601651
Fax: (+86)551 3601669
E-mail: sklfs@ustc.edu.cn
Research Highlights
Recent progresses on lithium ion battery thermal runaway and high safe battery electrolyte 2011-08-15
Research progress on fire prevention technology in the low-altitude low-oxygen plateau environment 2011-08-15
Recent progress on the synthesis, structure-property relationship of novel halogen-free polymeric flame retardant 2011-08-15
New Progress in transparent flame-retardant nano-composites coating 2011-08-15
Recent progress on flame spread behaviors over solid combustible surface 2011-08-15
Fire toxicity assessment 2011-05-06
Fire Research: Past, Present and Future 2010-12-17
Numerical simulation of large scale detonation 2010-07-26
Predicting gaseous and dense phase CO2 decompression behavior in the context of CO2 pipeines for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) 2010-07-26
Hydrogen Safety Research: State-of-the-Art 2010-07-23
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