166.042 Reaction Engineering and Combustion
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 1.0h, 1.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to analyze problems in the area of reaction kinetics and combustion, to know the underlying chemical reactions and to use this knowledge for technical applications.

Subject of course

Combustion Chemistry and engineering aspects will be presented. Examples from gas oxidation, solid fuel combustion, pollutant formation and design of combustors will be given.

Teaching methods

Presentation and discussion, slides

Mode of examination




Course dates

Tue10:00 - 11:0011.10.2022GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Vorbesprechung
Tue10:00 - 12:0010.01.2023 - 24.01.2023GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO Winter
Reaction Engineering and Combustion - Single appointments
Tue11.10.202210:00 - 11:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT Vorbesprechung
Tue10.01.202310:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO Winter
Tue17.01.202310:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO Winter
Tue24.01.202310:00 - 12:00GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO Winter

Examination modalities



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue14:00 - 16:0002.07.2024Seminarraum BA 02A written&oral03.06.2024 18:00 - 30.06.2024 23:00TISSPrüfung
Tue10:00 - 12:0021.01.2025GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT written&oral07.01.2025 17:00 - 20.01.2025 12:00TISSPrüfung
Fri10:00 - 12:0031.01.2025Seminarraum BA 08A - MB written&oral23.01.2025 12:00 - 30.01.2025 12:00TISSPrüfung
Mon15:00 - 17:0003.03.2025Seminarraum BA 08B - MB written&oral03.02.2025 10:00 - 01.03.2025 23:00TISSPrüfung
Mon15:00 - 17:0007.04.2025Seminarraum BA 08B - MB written&oral10.03.2025 10:00 - 05.04.2025 23:00TISSPrüfung

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering Mandatory elective
066 494 Technical Chemistry - Chemical Process Engineering Mandatory
066 566 Environmental Engineering Mandatory elective


Lecture notes for this course are available.

Book, e.g. "Combustion" by Lackner, Palotas, Winter Wiley-VCH in English

Previous knowledge

Chemistry, chemical reactions, mass and energy balance