Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer

Working Groups

Thermophysical Properties Fasermatte

Dr.-Ing. Rhena Wulf

TropfenExperimental Heat Transfer

Dr.-Ing. Thomas Grab

StroemungsfeldNumerical Heat Transfer

Dr.-Ing. Ingo Riehl



diverScientific Diving Center


Dr.-Ing. Thomas Grab



E-Mail: thermodynamikatttd [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

Important Information

  • Engineering Thermodynamics I
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  • Phase Change Heat Transfer
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  • Energy self-sufficent buildings
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Recent Research Information

Int. Journals

D. Vijay, P. Götze, R. Wulf, U. Gross
Forced convection through open cell foams based on homogenization approach: Transient analysis
Int. Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 98, Iss. 12, pp. 395-408, 2015, doi:10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2015.07.013

F. Hartmann, R. Behrend, A. Hantsch, T. Grab, U. Gross
Numerical investigation of the performance of a partially-wetted geothermal thermosyphon at various power demand schemes
Geothermics, Vol. 55, 2015, pp. 99-107, DOI: 10.1016/j.geothermics.2015.01.014

ProcessNet 2016

       Thermodynamik-Kolloquium 5.-7- Oktober, Kaiserslautern


list of publications see here

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