Calculation and Design of Industrial Furnaces

Course during the summer semester in German language.

The present dates for the lecture and exercise should be visible in RWTHonline, or rather the learning platform RWTHmoodle.


Principles of heat transfer, Conservation equations (ground, impulse, energy), Turbulence modelling, Boundary layers (speed, temperature, concentration), Open jets (burner, cooling lines), Transport phenomena regarding bodies in flows (sphere, cylinder, plate), Transport phenomena regarding bodies, where a fluid passes through (for example: pipes), Numerical methods (CFD)


The script is available as a download in the RWTHmoodle for all students, who registered for the course. In addition to this, it is acquirable as a printed version at the secretary’s office of the department.