Colloquia

REACTION KINETICS AND REDUCED MECHANISMS, including the chemistry of hydrocarbons, biofuels, oxygenated fuels, and reduction methodologies

  • Maria U. Alzueta, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
  • Alessio Frassoldati, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
  • Mani Sarathy, Clean Combustion, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • Osvalda Senneca, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy

POLLUTANT FORMATION AND CONTROL, including the physical and chemical processes affecting the formation, growth, and destruction of NOX, SOX, soot, PAH, dioxins, and other large molecules

  • Barbara Apicella, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Jean-Louis Consalvi, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France
  • Patrizia Minutolo, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Nadia Sebbar, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany

COMBUSTION DIAGNOSTICS, including the development and application of diagnostics for the understanding and control of combustion phenomena and radiative transfer

  • Fengshan Liu, National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada
  • Patrizio Massoli, Istituto Motori – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Raffaele Ragucci, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Nedunchezhian Swaminathan, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK
  • Bren Webb, Bringham Young University, Provo, USA

TURBULENT COMBUSTION, including experiments, theory, and simulations applied to turbulent flames

  • Benedicte Cuenot, CERFACS, Toulouse Cedex, France
  • Christian Hasse, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg, Germany
  • Bart Merci, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium

HETEROGENEOUS COMBUSTION AND PYROLYSIS, including fundamental aspects of pyrolysis, gasification, and combustion of solid fuels (e.g., coal, char, and biomass) as well as combustion of propellants and catalytic combustion

  • Stefano Cimino, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Lufei Jia, CETC-Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
  • Joachim Werther, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany
  • Franz Winter, Technical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

STATIONARY COMBUSTION SYSTEMS and ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, including combustion in fluidized beds, incineration, utility boilers, plants and industrial applications

  • Edward J. Anthony, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
  • Mario Costa, Instituto Superior Tecnico de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Emmanuel C. Kakaras, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Fabrizio Scala, Universit√† di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy

FIRE and EXPLOSIONS, including fundamental aspects of fires as well as applications to building construction and urban/wildland fires

  • Almerinda Di Benedetto, Universit√† di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
  • Carlos Fernandez-Pello, University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • Franco Tamanini, Factory Mutual, Norwood, USA

ENGINE, GAS TURBINE AND SPRAY COMBUSTION, including simulations and experiments and novel processes and fuels for these applications

  • Christophe Allouis, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Fernando Biagioli, GE Power, Baden, Switzerland
  • Bianca Maria Vaglieco, Istituto Motori – CNR, Naples, Italy

CO2 CAPTURE PROCESSES AND NEW CONCEPTS, including oxy-fuel combustion, chemical looping combustion, gasification and other novel processes

  • Paola Ammendola, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Mara de Joannon, Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione – CNR, Naples, Italy
  • Victor Scherer, Bochum University, Bochum, Germany