Frank K. Hsu, PhD

Mechanical Engineer


Strong background in combustion/fire, fire/explosion investigation, combustion/fire modeling, heat transfer, mass transfer, fluid mechanics, fire protection engineering, human behavior in fire, manufacturing, engineering materials, hydraulics, laser diagnostics, component testing, laboratory experiment.

Dr. Frank Hsu is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of California and a nationally recognized Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator. His areas of specialties include: investigation and analysis of fire, explosion, water loss, product defects, as well as human injury incidents.


  • Ph.D., University of California – Berkeley (December, 2000)
  • MSME, University of Houston – University Park, Houston, Texas (August, 1994)
  • BSME, National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan (June, 1986)