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  • 2017/09/07

    Short Course on Atomization and Sprays

    February 19-22, 2018

    The Profile Area TFI organizes a new edition of the Short Course on Atomization and Sprays, to be held February 19-22, 2018. The course has the aim to present the current understanding and state-of-the-art of atomization fundamentals, their realization in atomizer systems and their application in a wide variety of engineering branches, including spray drying, spray coating, spray cooling, fuel injection, etc.

  • 2018/01/17

    Highly accurate algorithms for flow simulation

    Dr.-Ing. Florian Kummer

    Florian Kummer awarded Prize of the Adolf Messer Foundation 2017

    He has achieved a leading position in the development of high order, high accurate flow simulation methods: Dr. Florian Kummer from the Institute for Fluid Dynamics (Department of Mechanical Engineering) has been awarded the Prize of the Adolf Messer Foundation 2017. The award, which comes with € 50,000 prize money, is the most important award for research projects at the TU Darmstadt.

  • 2017/12/27

    A third period for tracing droplets


    CRC TRR 75 awarded another four-year funding period

    On November 24, 2017, the German Research Foundation (DFG) has approved the extension of the Collaborative Research Center Transregio “Droplet Dynamics Under Extreme Ambient Conditions” (CRC TRR 75) and with that has confirmed the successful work of the first two funding periods.

  • 2017/11/16

    FAN 2018 – International Conference on Fan Noise, Aerodynamics, Applications and Systems

    April 18-20, 2018 in Darmstadt, Germany

    FAN 2018 will be a forum for fan and system designers, manufacturers and operators, with the aim of improving our understanding of fans and their system interaction.

  • 2017/10/10

    Fewer nitrogen oxides in exhaust emission

    M.Sc. Anna Schmidt and Dr. rer. nat. Benjamin Kühnreich in the research laboratory. Photo: Katrin Binner

    Laser-based measurement of film thickness in the exhaust tract

    The doctoral candidate Anna Schmidt has created a sensor, that helps to contribute to the development of better diesel catalysts.

  • 2017/10/09

    Wandnah erhöte CO-Konzentration bei Verbrennungsmotoren

    Numerische Simulationen zeigen: Transportprozesse führen zu Anreicherung

    Forscher der TU Darmstadt untersuchen und simulieren Prozesse von Verbrennungsmotoren. Ihre jüngsten Ergebnisse haben sie in zwei Aufsätzen der Fachzeitschrift „Combustion and Flame“ publiziert. Die Studien sind sowohl für die Automobilindustrie als auch für Konstrukteure von Flugzeugtriebwerken relevant.

  • 2017/10/09

    Buttons from a printing machine

    In the laboratory: flexible printing pads are used to transfer individual layers of the illuminating symbol and the printing image to three-dimensional surfaces. Image: Katrin Binner

    Innovative printing process makes buttons shine brightly without dazzling

    The illuminated buttons on bus doors can be difficult for older passengers to see, especially at night. An innovative printing process is being developed at the TU Darmstadt in co-operation with a bus manufacturer for buttons that shine brightly without dazzling.

  • 2017/09/29

    Two options for Clusters of Excellence at TU Darmstadt

    Das interdisziplinäre Forschungsteam der TU bemüht sich um ein detailliertes Verständnis thermofluidischer Prozesse. Bild: Katrin Binner

    Centre for Predictive Thermofluids one of two planned clusters

    The TU Darmstadt has successfully entered the first stage of the competitive process for the Clusters of Excellence funding line: It is invited to submit full proposals for their projects “Centre for Predictive Thermofluids – Accelerating the Energiewende” and “Data Analysis for the Humanities” by March 2018. The decision was made by an international committee of experts in Bonn, Germany. A total of 195 draft proposals were reviewed of which 88 were nominated for the next round.

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