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Presentations from the most recent Structures in Fire Forum 

September 2023 - IStructE, London [Agenda]

  • “Fire in Historic Building”. --- Wulan Shofa Aisyah, University College London [pdf - 2.4MB]
  • “Advanced analysis of structure in fire using a general structural analysis software: application to a large industrial building”. --- Iolanda Del Prete and Becky MacDonald, Buro Happold [pdf, 2.1MB]
  • "Is fire engineering (structural) dead?”. --- Craig English, Semper [pdf, 2.7MB]
  • “A review of the role of polypropylene fibres in increasing the permeability of heated concrete”. --- Hussein Cadosch, University of Edinburgh [pdf, 1.0MB]
  • “Contaminated concrete removal using controlled heat-induced spalling.” --- Panagiotis Apostolopoulos, University of Sheffield [pdf, 3.8MB]
  • “Consequence-oriented fire intensity optimisation for structural design under uncertainty”. --- Andrea Franchini, University College London [pdf, 2.0MB]
  • “The ‘fire problem’ of a steel beam penetration through compartment walls”. --- Edwin Ayala, Semper [pdf, 2.4MB]
  • “Development of a European approach to assess the fire performance of facades”. --- Octavian Lalu, BRE [pdf, 4.2MB]
  • “Fire resistance of loadbearing light gauge steel frame (LSF) walls exposed to fire on both sides: A systematic review and numerical study”. --- Izzy Inerhunwa, OFR Consultants [pdf, 3.2MB] 


Structures in Fire Forum Presentations for previous fourms:

  • May 2023 - Edinburgh
  • 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