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

PhD research topic
Two-Phase Free Jet Model of an Atmospheric Entrained Flow Gasifier
• Modeling of the burner near region of an entrained flow gasifier by development of a two-phase free jet model
• Elementary research on gasification process of biomass-based slurry in entrained flow gasifiers
• Validation of mathematical models with bench-scale gasification experiments (REGA)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kolb,
Engler-Bunte-Institut – Fuel Technology

Chemical Engineering, KIT

Degree, year

At KIT since
August 2013

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Two-phase free jet model of an atmospheric entrained flow gasifier