Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Förster

Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Förster

VIRTUHCON Process Virtualization

Zimmer DBI 309

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Thomas [dot] Foersteratiec [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

10/2005 - 02/2012Studies in mechanical engineering at the Dresden University of Technology; major in power engineering with emphasis on thermal power machinery and cooling technology.
Since 06/2012Research associate at the IEC (TU Freiberg)
Field of Activity
  • Computational fluid dynamic simulations of reactors for gasification and combustion
  • Parametric reactor design studies

Förster, T., Voloshchuk, Y., Richter, A., Meyer, B. 2017. 3D numerical study of the Performance of different burner concepts for the high-pressure non-catalytic natural gas reforming based on the Freiberg semi-industrial test facility HP POX. Fuel 203 (2017), pp. 954-963.

Safronov, D., Förster, T., Schwitalla, D., Nikrityuk, P., Guhl, S., Richter, A., Meyer, B., 2017. Numerical study on entrained-flow gasification performance using combined slag model and experimental characterization of slag properties. Fuel Processing Technology 161 (2017), pp. 62-75.

P. A. Nikrityuk, T. Förster, and B. Meyer. Modeling of gasifiers: Overview of current development. In P. A. Nikrityuk and B. Meyer, editors, Gasification Processes: Modeling and Simulation. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2014

K. Boblenz, K. Uebel, B. Meyer, P. Nikrityuk, T. Förster. Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Teilkonver- tierung von Rohgasen der Flugstromvergasung. Patent Nummer: DE 10 2014 219 455 A1