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Dipl.-Ing. Kevin Günther

Dipl.-Ing. Kevin Günther


Group thermochemical conversion / Research group material and process analysis (VIRTUHCON)

Zimmer DBI 205

Telefon +49 (0) 3731 39 4213
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Background
2006 - 2012Studies in energy process engineering (Diploma, equivalent to MSc) at TU Bergakademie Freiberg
2009 - 2010Practical semester at Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG, Frankfurt/Main (Analysis and optimisation of drying properties of a heat-regenerating adsorption dryer)
2010 - 2011Student research project at the Department of Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering (IEC), Freiberg (Co-utilisation of coal and biomass in thermochemical conversion processes)
2011 - 2012Diploma thesis at IEC, Freiberg (Investigations of the pyrolysis behaviour of Central German brown coal in a drop tube reactor)
Since 04/2012Research Associate at IEC
Research topics
Lecture „Biomasse technologies“

Project HotVeGas II - Development of future high temperature gasification and gas treatment processes for dynamic power generation and storage
Publications

Günther, K., Krzack, S., Kleeberg, J., Meyer, B., 2018. High pressure drop-tube pyrolysis of brown coal and its kinetics. 9th International Freiberg Conference on IGCC & XtL Technologies, Berlin, Germany, 2018.

Günther, K., Krzack, S., Kleeberg, J., Meyer, B., 2018. Pyrolysis behavior of lignite and waste material blends in a drop-tube reactor at enhanced pressures. 27th Conference on Impacts of Fuel Quality on Power Production and the Environment, Lake Louise, Canada, 2018.

Günther, K., Krzack, S., Meyer, B., 2015. Influence of enhanced pressure on the initial structure of char and its CO2 gasification reactivity. 7th International Freiberg Conference on IGCC & XtL Technologies, Huhhot, China, 2015.

Günther, K., Reichel, D., Krzack, S., Meyer, B., 2013. Untersuchungen zur Reaktionskinetik bei der Vergasung von Lausitzer Braunkohle und Fangstoffen aus der Papierindustrie. 45. Kraftwerkstechnisches Kolloquium, Dresden, Germany, 2013.

Günther, K., Reichel, D., Klinger, M., Krzack, S., Meyer, B., 2013. Untersuchungen zur Reaktionskinetik bei der Vergasung von Lausitzer Braunkohle und Fangstoffen aus der Papierindustrie. Kraftwerkstechnik - Sichere und nachhaltige Energieversorgung, Band 5 (2013), pp. 953-964.