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...
[2017-06-27] Prof. Longhua Hu is elected vice chairman of the International Association for Fire Safety Science (IAFSS)
[2016-11-01] 8th International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics (PED2016) successfully held in Hefei, China on October 17-20, 2016
[2015-07-09] National Center for International Research on Large-scale Fires Approved
[2014-12-11] Fire Safety Engineering Education at University of Science and Technology of China
[2014-12-01] Prof. Naian Liu elected to be Member of Board of Directors of IAWF
[2014-11-01] Ph.D student of SKLFS won the Best Student Award in the 10th Asian Microgravity Symposium (AMS)
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 63601651
Fax: (+86)551 63601669
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
Assessment of 2017 Forest Fires in Portugal, by Prof. Domingas Xavier Viegas 2018-01-09
An Overview of Wildland Fire Research at WPI, by Prof. Albert Simeoni 2018-01-09
Froude-Stanton modeling of fire smoke movement in large vertical spaces of high-rise building 2017-10-27
The State-of-the-art –Analytical, Experimental and Numerical Technologies for Fire Smoke Control Designs and Analysis in Large Structures of Built Environment 2017-10-27
Analysis of Energy Release during Thermally Induced Failure of Lithium Ion Batteries 2017-10-27
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