Guillermo Rein

Guillermo Rein


Guillermo is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Imperial College and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Fire Technology.

He was born in Madrid (Spain) and studied Mechanical Engineering at University of California at Berkeley (MSc 2003, PhD 2005) and before than at ICAI Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Ingeniero Industrial, 1999). Guillermo joined Imperial in 2012 from a previous academic position at University of Edinburgh (2006-2012).

His professional activities are centred on research in fire behaviour and combustion of solid fuels, and on teaching of thermofuild sciences to engineers. The purpose of his work is to reduce the worldwide burden of accidental fires and protect people, their property, and the environment.

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Imperial College London
Department of Mechanical Engineering


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