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Prof. Dr. Thomas Sattelmayer

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Thermodynamics (Prof. Sattelmayer)

Postal address

Postal:
Boltzmannstr. 15
85748 Garching b. München

 

Education:

1980            Dipl.-Ing. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Karlsruhe
1985Dr.-Ing. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Karlsruhe

Career:

  • 1980-1985: Scientific Assistant, Inst. für Strömungsmaschinen, Univ. of Karlsruhe
  • 1983-1985: Group Leader “Atomisation and Optoelectronics”, Univ. of Karlsruhe
  • 1986-1988: Scientist, Brown Boveri, Corp. Research Center, Baden, Switzerland, Research on Low Emission Combustion Technologies for Gas Turbines and Boilers
  • 1988-1990: Project Leader, Asea Brown Boveri, Power Generation, Baden, Switzerland, Development of Combustion Technologies for ABB Gas Turbines
  • 1990-1992: Group Leader, Asea Brown Boveri, Corp. Research Center, Baden, Switzerland, Gas Turbine Combustion and Heat Transfer
  • 1992-1997: Head of the Thermo- and Aerodynamic Department  Combustion Technologies, Heat Transfer and Cooling, Fluid Mechanics
  • since May 1997: Professor, Chair of Thermodynamics, Technical University Munich

Research interests:

  • Combustion & Reactive Flows
  • Noise and Instabilities
  • Transport Phenomena in Single- and Two-Phase Flows
  • Energy Systems and Technologies

Memberships:

  • ASME
  • Combustion Institute

Honors:

  • 1990: John P. Davis Award, International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI)
  • 1993: Technology Achievement Award, Asea Brown Boveri
  • 2002: Gas Turbine Award, American Society of Mechanichal Engineers (ASME)
  • 2011: Gas Turbine Award, American Society of Mechanichal Engineers (ASME)
  • Several Best Paper Awards

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