Jan Hof

Address:  RWTH Aachen University
Department for Industrial Furnaces and Heat Engineering
Kopernikusstr. 10
52074 Aachen
Phone: +49 (0) 241 80 26069
E-Mail: hof@iob.rwth-aachen.de
Room: 01-206

Working group Furnace mechanics

Research

Heat treatment in continuous strip processing lines with focus on cooling in nozzle fields. Experimental quantification of flow behaviour.

Fields of activity

  • Water cooling in continuous strip processing lines
  • Experimental investigations of water flow on stationary and moving strips
  • Experimental characterization of spray nozzles
  • Investigations on energy efficiency at the tunnel kiln in the brick industry
  • Numerical flow simulations

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Teaching