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Presentations from the most recent Structures in Fire Forum 

May 2023 - Kings's Buildings, University of Edinburgh [Agenda]

  • "Mitigation and mechanism study of fire spalling of concrete using recycled tyre fibres”. --- Yifan Li, University of Sheffield [pdf, 2.1MB]
  • “Meta-analysis of code-based design methods to quantify the fire resistance of concrete columns”. --- Mahadev Rokade, University of Edinburgh [pdf,1.3MB]
  • “Achieving fire resistance for non-standard buildings” --- Zena Protcenko, Arup [pdf, 2.9MB]
  • “Hold the (bond) line” --- Antonela Colic, University of Edinburgh [pdf, 2.2MB]
  • “Structural hazards of smouldering fires in timber buildings” --- Harry Mitchell, Imperial College London [pdf, 3.2MB]
  • “CFD representations of travelling fires - from crib to compartment scale” --- Stephen Welch, University of Edinburgh [pdf, 2.6MB]
  • Facade fire performance of low carbon structures” --- Martyn McLaggan, University of Sheffield [pdf, 3.4MB]
  • “BS8414 type test on precast concrete cladding panels” --- Tony Jones, Concrete Centre [pdf, 1.8MB]

Structures in Fire Forum Presentations for previous fourms:

  • September 2022 - IStructE
  • April 2019 - IStructE
  • September 2018 - Warwick University
  • April 2018 - IStuctE
  • September 2017 - University of Edinburgh
  • April 2017 - IStructE
  • September 2016 - University of Edinburgh
  • April 2016 - IStructE

Repository of presentations from historic Steel in Fire Forums (pre-2016 presentations can be found at