Conference on wetting, interfacial phenomena, mass and heat transfer, multiphase flows
A conference on wetting dynamics will be held in Bonn, Germany from September 28 – 30, 2020. The event is organized by researchers from the ITN LubiSS, the DFG priority programme SPP 2171 and the CRC 1194.
Multiscale and Multiphase Flows
Holger Marschall and Hrvoje Jasak at WCCM-ECCOMAS Congress
Holger Marschall and CRC 1194 Mercator Fellow Hrvoje Jasak are organizing a mini-symposium on multiscale and multiphase flows at the 14th World Congress Computational Mechanics/8th Eccomas Congress from July 19-24, 2020 in Paris.
Introduction to DG-FOAM toolbox and practical exercises
Introduction to DG-FOAM toolbox and practical exercises
Gregor Cvijetić (University of Zagreb) will hold an OpenFOAM workshop from September 16-20, 2019. The workshop will include basic introductions to C++, foam-extend and DG. Special focus will be on the DG-FOAM toolbox.
Poster award at ECIS 2019
Flatbed scanner as scientific instrument
Pauline Brumm has been awarded the best poster award from Elsevier at the 33rd Conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society (ECIS), from 8-13 September 2019. Brumm presented a poster entitled: “The flatbed scanner as a scientific instrument: Spontaneous pattern formation statistics on large-area printed surfaces”.
ECIS 2019 special session “Wetting and Transport”
Organized by Peter Stephan and Hans-Jürgen Butt
The CRC 1194 organizes a special session "Wetting and Transport" during the 33rd Conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society (8-13 September 2019 in Leuven).
Short Course on Atomization and Sprays 2020
17 – 20 February 2020, Technische Universität Darmstadt
A sixth edition of the Short Course on Atomization and Sprays will be held from 17-20 February 2020 at the TU Darmstadt. The course presents the current understanding and state-of-the-art of atomization fundamentals, their realization in atomizer systems and their application in a wide variety of engineering branches.
Zonta prize for Pauline Brumm
Zonta Club award for master's thesis
On July 16, 2019, Pauline Brumm hast been awarded the Zonta Prize 2019 for her master's thesis in Mechanical Engineering. The award comes with a prize money of 3000 €.
Benetzung: Wie finden Tropfen ihren Weg?
Artikel in Physik unserer Zeit erschienen
Die physikalischen Grundlagen des Rutschens und der Reibung von Tropfen auf Oberflächen sind bis heute wissenschaftlich nicht gut verstanden. Spannende Einblicke in die Grundlagenforschung im Grenzgebiet zwischen Chemie, Materialforschung, Physik, Technik und Biologie liefert ein neuer Artikel in "Physik unserer Zeit".
Electroosmotic Flow in Nanochannels
Award for Master's Thesis
Sebastian Dehe (Institute for Nano- and Microfluidics) has been awarded the "Heinrich und Margarete Liebig-Preis" for his master's thesis.
Controlling the trajectories of nano or micro particles using light-actuated Marangoni flow
New publication in Nano Letters
Researchers at the Institute of Nano- and Microfluidics and colleagues from the National Institute of Technology Calicut and Tsinghua University have developed a method enabling the trapping and manipulation of nano- and microparticles based on interfacial flows controlled by visible light.
Forschung über Disziplingrenzen hinweg
Der SFB 1194 auf dem 2. Tag der Interdisziplinarität
Der 5. November 2018 stand im Zeichen der interdisziplinären Forschung an der TU Darmstadt. Der SFB 1194 war mit einem Infostand beteiligt, an dem Einblicke in die Zusammenarbeit über disziplinäre Grenzen hinweg gegeben wurden. Im SFB 1194 arbeiten Forscher*innen aus Maschinenbau, Mathematik, Chemie, Physik, Materialwissenschaften und Informatik.
Short Course on Atomization and Sprays 2019
25-28 February 2019 in Darmstadt, Germany
After the great success of four previous Short Courses on Atomization and Sprays, a fifth edition will be held from 25-28 February 2019 at the TU Darmstadt. The course presents the current understanding and state-of-the-art of atomization fundamentals, their realization in atomizer systems and their application in a wide variety of engineering branches, including spray drying, spray coating, spray cooling, fuel injection, etc.
Peter Stephan receives VDI honorary medal
VDI-GVC honours outstanding work in the field of heat and mass transfer, commitment to VDI Heat Atlas
The working group process and chemical engineering of the Association of German Engineers (VDI-GVC) has awarded professor Peter Stephan a VDI honorary medal. During the annual meeting of ProcessNet 2018 in Aachen professor Stephan was acknowledged for his internationally renowned work and achievements in the field of heat and mass transfer, and for his commitment to the further development of the VDI Heat Atlas, a standard in the field of heat transfer.
Data Management Planning in Mechanical Engineering
ULB Darmstadt awarded in ideas competition
The ULB Darmstadt and the RWTH Aachen have won prize money in the ideas competition “Science in the Digital Revolution” sponsored by Forschungszentrum Jülich as part of a research project of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The concept aims to support data management planning in Mechanical Engineering.
Peter Stephan receives ICHMT Fellowship Award
International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer Fellowship Award
Prof Peter Stephan (TTD) and Yogesh Jaluria (Rutgers University) receive the Fellowship Award 2016 of the International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer (ICHMT).
Best poster award for young CRC researcher
ProcessNet annual meeting in Bremen, March 6-9, 2018
Michael Heinz (project A04) has been awarded the Best Poster Award of the ProcessNet subject group Heat and Mass Transfer. The The award was presented during the annual meeting of the ProcessNet subject groups from 6-9 March 2018 in Bremen .
Best Paper award at ICAYS 2017, Beijing
International Conference in Aerospace for Young Scientists
Sebastian Brulin was awarded the best paper award at the International Conference in Aerospace for Young Scientists ICAYS 2017 in Beijing. Brulin presented a paper entitled: "Breakup of a stretching liquid bridge" in which the stretching behaviour of liquid bridges for high accelerations is investigated.
Best Poster prize at 12th OpenFOAM Workshop
12th OpenFOAM Workshop at University of Exeter, UK
Dirk Gründing was awarded the prize for the Best Poster at the 12 th OpenFOAM Workshop (July 24th-27th, 2017, University of Exeter, UK), for his poster entitled "Wetting processes with ALE interface tracking".
Short Course on Complex Wetting
October 11-13, 2017
Twelve internationally renowned experts in the field present the fundamentals and industrial applications of wetting phenomena.
Colloid Society honors TU Darmstadt scientists
Annette Andrieu-Brunsen and Regine von Klitzing awarded
Annette Andrieu-Brunsen and Regine von Klitzing have been honored by the German Colloid Society.
Dr. Benjamin Lambie erhält IMU-Förderpreis 2017
Studie über Einsatzmöglichkeiten von CFD ausgezeichnet
Der Industrieverband Massivumformung hat Dr.-Ing. Benjamin Lambie, Geschäftsführer des Profilbereichs TFI, mit dem IMU-Förderpreis 2017 ausgezeichnet. Der Preis wurde für die Studie „Einsatzmöglichkeiten der Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) bei der numerischen Simulation der Strömung in Sprühköpfen für das Gesenkschmieden" vergeben.
„Lichtenberg II“ rückt näher
Wissenschaftsrat empfiehlt TU-Projekt zur Förderung
Ein wichtiges Etappenziel für den Ausbau des Lichtenberg-Hochleistungsrechners ist geschafft: Der Wissenschaftsrat hat während seiner Frühjahrssitzungen das TU-Vorhaben „Lichtenberg II“ für die Förderung im Bund-Länder-Programm Forschungsbauten empfohlen. Beantragt sind 15 Millionen Euro, über die die Gemeinsame Wissenschaftskonferenz von Bund und Ländern Ende Juni entscheiden wird.
ECIS 2017 in Madrid
September 3-8, 2017
The European Colloid and Interface Society (ECIS) will hold their annual conference from 3rd to 8th September 2017 in Madrid. The CRC 1194 is co-sponsoring the event.
Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids
New book on the physical foundations of collision and impact phenomena
Prof. Alexander L. Yarin (University of Illinois, Chicago), Prof. Ilia V. Roisman and Prof. Cameron Tropea (Institute for Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics) have edited a new book entitled "Collision Phenomena in Liquids and Solids". The monograph gives a comprehensive account of the physical foundations of collision and impact phenomena and their applications in a multitude of engineering disciplines.
Discovering the eclipsed at the atomic level
Chemist Dr. Lukas Kaltschnee awarded Kurt-Ruths prize 2017
Dr. Lukas Kaltschnee has been awarded the Kurt-Ruths prize 2017. The chemist receives the award which comes with a 20,000 prize money for his outstanding dissertation entitled "Development and Evaluation of Experiments for Pure Shift Solution-State Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy".
Researches at the Chemistry Department develop intelligent materials
Two research groups at TU Darmstadt are developing intelligent synthetic materials that respond to external stimuli. Nature is the teacher.