Helmholtz Virtual Institute for Gasification Technology - HVIGasTech
Christian Hotz

Christian Hotz

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Institut für Technische Chemie, ITC
    Gasification Technologie, Prof. Kolb

    Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
    Geb. 430, Raum 102
    D-76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen

Christian Hotz

PhD research topic
Investigation of thermo-chemical processes in the burner near-field of an entrained flow gasifier

HVI GasTech Workpackage
3.1 Experimental Validation, atmospheric

Contributions to HVI GasTech
• Validation of mathematical models with bench-scale gasification experiments (REGA)
• Elementary research on gasification process of biomass-based slurry in entrained flow gasifiers
• Adaption of laser-based measurement technique in the burner near-field of an atmospheric entrained flow gasifier (REGA)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kolb,
Engler-Bunte-Institut – Bereich CEB

Chemical Engineering, KIT

Degree, year

At KIT since
August 2013

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