166.044 Energy and Fuel Technology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, LU, 4.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: LU Laboratory Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to perform an evaluation of small incineration plants by combustion experiments using modern analysis devices, as well as basic charactrization and analysis of solid and fluid fuels

Subject of course

Evaluation of small combustion plant according to determination of energy efficiency and the behavior of emissions by means of combustion experiments and the application of modern analytical facilities. Basic characterization and analysis of solid, liquid and gaseous fuels. Experiments to determine calorific value and ignition behavior of gas burners with the application of modern laser technology. Determination of kinetic data in a modern laboratory scaled unit (FRU Formation Rate Unit)

Teaching methods

Self reliant performance of laboratory experiments

Mode of examination




Course dates

Wed10:00 - 16:0011.11.2020Hauptlabor des VT-Instituts Treffpunkt Teil Flüssige Brennstoffe
Thu10:00 - 16:0012.11.2020Hauptlabor des VT-Instituts Teil Flüssige Brennstoffe

Examination modalities

Providing a report

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.10.2020 08:00 30.10.2020 18:00 30.10.2020 20:00



Lecture notes for this course are available.