UMass Lowell is closed Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 due to weather conditions. Normal operations to resume at 11 p.m. Parking ban in effect until 7 a.m. on Feb. 9. More Information


In the past year, our research has been interdisciplinary. We have worked with the following UMass Lowell professors as well as Fire Science and Technology, Inc. (Issaquah, WA):

  • Department of Chemical and Nuclear Engineering: Professor Alfred Donatelli
  • Department of Plastics Engineering: Professors Francis Lai (Center Director) Nick Schott and Ramaswami Nagarajan
  • Department of Chemistry: Professors William Bannister (Co-Director) and Edwin Jahngen
  • Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering: Pradeep Kurup
  • Department of Physics: Professor James Egan
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering: Professor Hungwei Sun
  • Fire Science and Technology, Inc. (Issaquah, WA): Vytenis Babrauskas