Combustion Institute (German Section)

The German Section of the Combustion Institute

The German Section serves members from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Applications for membership should be sent to the office of the German Section.

The main event organized by the German Section is the biannually-held "Deutscher Flammentag" in cooperation with the Deutsche Vereinigung für Verbrennungsforschung (DVV).

At these meetings three prizes are handed out:

  • Jürgen-Warnatz-Preis for outstanding young scientists in the field of combustion
  • Wilhelm-Jost-Preis for an outstanding colleague working in the field of combustion
  • Rudolf-Günther-Preis for the lifework of a scientist in the field of combustion

Upcoming Events

International Conference on Numerical Combustion, 8-11 May, 2022, La Jolla, USA

39th International Symposium on Combustion 24-29 July 2022, Vancouver, Canada

11th European Combustion Meeting, Rouen, 2023

31. Deutscher Flammentag, 19-20 September 2023, Berlin


September 2021:

2021 Rudolf Günther Preis

Prof. Dr. Katharina Kohse-Höinghaus, Professor at the University Bielefeld, has been announced as the 2021 winner of the Rudolf Günther Preis.
Please join us in congratulating Prof. Kohse-Höinghaus!

2021 Jürgen Warnatz Preis

The awardees of the 2021 Jürgen-Warnatz Preis have been announced:
Lena Ruwe, University of Bielefeld, now Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig
Arne Scholtissek, TU Darmstadt
Chunkan Yu, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Please join us in congratulating the awardees!

2021 Wilhelm-Jost Preis

Prof. Liming Cai, who has been a student and researcher at RWTH Aachen University from 2008 - 2020 and is currently Professor at Tongji University, has been announced as the 2021 winner of the Wilhelm-Jost Preis.
Please join us in congratulating Prof. Cai!

February 2021: The following members of the German Section are elected as Fellows of the Combustion Institute:

- Christian Hasse, Technische Universität Darmstadt
- Fabian Mauss, Brandenburg University of Technology
- Oliver Paschereit, Technical University Berlin
- Wolfgang Polifke, Technical University of Munich
- Uwe Riedel, DLR-Institute of Low-Carbon Industrial Processes

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