Fire safety engineering
BSc Structural Engineering, MEng Structural Engineering, PhD Civil Engineering
Over 6 years
Summer has extensive experience in all aspects of fire engineering and its application in the design of different buildings, including advanced full frame analysis, finite element analysis (both thermal and structural), thermal radiation analysis, smoke flow analysis and evacuation modelling.
Summer is an expert in structural fire engineering and has undertaken extensive research work into structural fire engineering. This includes theoretical analysis, realistic computer modelling, furnace experiments, and programming. The results of her work have been presented at international conferences and published in a number of international journals.