Abstract Submission

Deadline Friday 19 March 2021

The call for abstracts can be found here. Extended abstract (up to two pages) describing recent innovative work in the field of fire safety engineering or science, aligned with the conference themes listed below.

Abstracts submission deadline is Friday 19 March 2021. Instructions for submission of abstracts will be made available here shortly. Notification of Abstract Acceptance will be made on Friday 7 May 2021.

Full Paper Submission

Deadline Friday 10 September 2021

The full paper template will be available for download at a later date. Papers will be accepted on the basis of their quality and originality. The organising committee will aim for the proceedings of AOSFST 2021 to be published by Springer. The proceedings of AOSFST 2018 can be found here.

Selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version to be published in a special issue of Fire Safety Journal.


Conference Themes

The focus of the Asia-Oceania Symposium on Fire Science and Technology is on the research and developments in fire safety science and engineering. The themes below may include cover what the organising committee considers relevant to the conference attendees; any other topics related to the art, science and practice of fire safety engineering are welcome.

  • Material fire behaviour or fire chemistry
  • Fire dynamics
  • Fire detection or suppression
  • Structures in fire
  • Evacuation and human behaviour
  • Fire risk assessment and probabilistic analysis
  • Tunnel fires
  • Wildland and Wildland-Urban-Interface fires
  • Explosion hazards
  • Applications in fire safety engineering practice
  • Any other fire science or engineering topic