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Research Centre for

Fire Engineering (RCFE)

Director: Prof. W.K. Chow
 

National

projects

PolyU/USTC Fire Safety and Technology Research Centre for Large Space (FSTRCLS)
- A laboratory recognized by the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) at the Academy Level
- Rated second among 16 joint HKSAR universities and CAS laboratories
- PolyU/USTC Atrium
HK$3 Million:
PolyU President Funding
National Engineering Research Centre of Thermal Safety (NERCTS): PolyU site
- A CAS-level Engineering Research Centre (CASERC) to be established by 2001
- Target to have the National Engineering Research Centre in China approved by 2002
HK$3.8 Million:
PolyU President Funding

ASD

projects

ASD in ABTDUE:
Fire Safety Engineering Contingency
HK$4.37 Million
ASD in CIDARC:
Engineering Performance-Based Fire Codes
HK$1.5 Million
(Expired in Dec, 1999)

Facilities/Support

 
Fire Laboratory at PolyU:
- Cone calorimeter
- Room calorimeter
- Sprinkler and water mist system
- Sprinkler wind tunnel
- Standard fire test apparatus
HK$5 Million:
(Equipment Funding since 1995)

Courses

MSc in Building Services Engineering
- 5 modules
- Dissertations
 
BEng(Hons) in Building Services Engineering
- Final year RP
- 1 Fire elective
 
Self-financed BEng(Hons) in Building Services Engineering in Fire Engineering
- Final year RP
- 4 Fire electives
 
Self-financed MSc in Fire and Safety Engineering
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