Nicholas
A.
Dembsey
Professor
Education
BS University of Michigan
MS University of California, Berkeley
PhD University of California, Berkeley
Expert Bio

Professor Dembsey's research focuses on the building performance applications of fire dynamics, fire characteristics of materials and fire models. Study areas include: closing the fire performance gap in buildings; fire safety of green buildings; development of new techniques and guidance documents for practicing engineers to measure fire properties of materials; the optimization of building assemblies for fire performance, ease of manufacturing and cost-effectiveness.

Media Coverage

NASFM Foundation Commissions The Most Extensive Literature Review Of Building Code “Trade-Offs” To Date

International Fire Protection Magazine

International Fire Protection Magazine featured an article regarding an extensive literature review of fire safety codes conducted for the National Association of State Fire Marshals Fire Research & Education Foundation by Nick Dembsey, professor of fire protection engineering. 

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Colleen B Wamback Associate Director, Public Relations

Colleen B Wamback
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