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Programme / Coal and Biomass Refinement

Thermochemical Conversion -

Key Building Block for Future Energy and Raw Materials Systems

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Registration at the conference office

Introduction and welcome

R. Abraham, Chairman of the DGMK Working Group Coal and Biomass Refining

Session 1 Gasification

Discussion Moderator: D. Bräkow

Keynote | Gasification - Dinosaur or Species Worth Keeping

N. Ullrich, ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG, Dortmund

Use of solid fuels for the polygeneration of basic materials and electricity in a 0.5 MWth pilot plant

C. Heinze, E. Langner, D. Krause, J. May, J. Ströhle, B. Epple, Institute for Energy Systems and Energy Technology, TU Darmstadt

Fraunhofer Pilot Plant CARBONTRANS - Concept for a circular carbon economy and perspectives for the gasification of carbon-containing waste

F. Mehlhose*, F. Compart*, D. Klinger*; A. Laugwitz**, *Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Freiberg Branch, *DBI Virtuhcon GmbH

10.40 - 11.10
Coffee Break

Gasification of sewage sludge in the COORVED pilot plant, Freiberg, for in situ recovery of phosphorus

T. Ginsberg*, J. Hannes*, J. Kleeberg**, T. Liese*, J. Schaefer**, C. Wolfersdorf*, *RWE Power AG, Essen, **Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg (Virtuhcon)

Sludge gasification in the context of the current market situation

J. Judex, E. Butlern, Kopf SynGas GmbH & Co KG, Sulz-Bergfelden

12.00 - 13.00
Lunch Break

Session 2 Carbon Carriers and Preparation

Discussion Moderator: S. Krzack

Keynote | Thermochemical treatment of biomass by torrefaction

J. Denker, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG, Beckum

The thermochemical conversion of primary and secondary carbon carriers - scenarios for a carbon cycle economy

L.G. Seidl, F. Keller, B. Meyer, Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Influence of mineral fuel components on the conversion behaviour of energy raw materials

M. Neuroth*, M. Dohrn*, S. Guhl**, M. Reinmöller**, *RWE Power AG, Research and Development, Bergheim, **Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Biochar as a carburizing agent to improve the CO2 balance in foundries

T. Steinmetzger*, M. Borowycz*, S. H. Freitas Seabra da Rocha*, D. Radebach**, J. Billasch**, *Hochschule Ruhr West, Institut Energiesysteme und Energiewirtschaft, Bottrop, **Fritz Winter Eisengießerei GmbH & Co. KG, Stadtallendorf

14.45 - 15.15
Coffee Break

Session 3 Pyrolysis

Discussion Moderator: F. Behrendt

Keynote | The Use of Coal and Biomass for Coke Production and as Carbon Carrier in the Modern Blast Furnace Process

A. M. Beckmann, M.-A. Schulten, V. Stiskala, thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG, Duisburg

Influence of the reactor design on the costs of a fast pyrolysis plant

A. Funke, A. Niebel, N. Dahmen, J. Sauer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Carl-Zerbe-Award Ceremony and Lecture

New Insights into the Mechanism of Wood Pyrolysis

A. Diéguez Alonso, Institute for Energy Technology, Energy Process Engineering and Conversion Technologies of Renewable Energies, Technical University of Berlin

17.00 - 18.00
Poster Session

Management: R. Elsen

Poster Session

Future prospects for the steel industry in the wake of the energy turnaround

A. Babich, Institute for Ferrous Metallurgy, RWTH Aachen University

Development of Reactors for the Plasma-catalytic Removal of Oxygen Traces in Steel Mill Gases

T. Nitsche, C. Unger, M. Budt, W. Althaus, Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Oberhausen

Development of an innovative universal press for briquetting renewable and fossil raw materials

F. Fehse*,**, A. Schmidt*,**, T. Müller*,**, H.-W. Schröder*, *Institute for Thermal Process Engineering, Environmental and Natural Materials Process Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, **ATNA Industrial Solutions GmbH, Leipzig

Resource-saving technologies for the material use of domestic lignite - Synergetic coupling of energy sources for efficient processes "SYNKOPE-flex

A. Hurtado*, W. Lippmann*, M. Bertau**, H. Krause**, T. Zschunke***, G. Gerbeth***** *Technical University Dresden, **Technical University Bergaka-demie Freiberg, ****University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz, ****Helmholtz-Centre Dresden - Rossendorf e. V.A. Hurtado*, W. Lippmann*, M. Bertau**, H. Krause**, T. Zschunke***, G. Gerbeth*****, * Technical University Dresden, **Technical University Bergaka-demie Freiberg, ****University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz, ****Helmholtz-Centre Dresden - Rossendorf e. V.

Ablative rapid pyrolysis of biomass - A new demonstration project in California, USA

D. Meier*, Chr. Eusterbrock** *thermophil international, Hamburg, **Bioenergy Concept, Lüneburg

Results for the refinement of esterified and non-esterified pyrolysis oils in a continuous pilot plant

J. Appelt*, M. Windt*, D. Meier**, *Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forests and Fisheries, Institute of Wood Research, Barsbüttel-Willinghusen, **Thermophil international, Hamburg

Numerical and Experimental Studies of Laminar Counter-flow Diffusion Flames Using Biomass-based Gaseous Fuels

M.-T. Scharl, D. Greenhalgh, A. Dieguez-Alonso, F. Behrendt, Department of Energy Process Engineering and Renewable Energy Conversion Technologies, Technical University Berlin

Plasma-assisted biomass gasification with focus on conversion efficiency and reaction kinetics

Yin Pang*, T. Hammer**, D. Müller*, J. Karl*, *Chair of the Department of Energy Process Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, **Siemens AG

Behaviour and Control of Slags from the "bioliq®" Gasifier

K. Mielke*, M. Müller*, T. Kolb**, M. Eberhard*** *Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, **Engler-Bunte-Institut, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, ***Institute of Technical Chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Insights into the Deactivation and Product Formation Behavior of ZSM-5 Zeolite Catalysts in the Conversion of Ethanol to Small Aromatics

M. Seifert, M.S. Marshal, T. Gille, O. Busse, W. Reschetilowski, J.J. Weigand, Dresden University of Technology

Optimization of Selectivity Towards Higher Alcohols for Iron-based Fischer-Tropsch Catalysts

F. Wolke, M. Schaller, E. Reichelt, M. Jahn Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems (IKTS), Dresden

Production of paraffin waxes from biogas by Fischer-Tropsch synthesis

C. Schmidt, Th. Kuchling, S. Kureti, Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Techno-Economic Analysis of a Highly Integrated Power-to-Liquid Process

C. Rix, G. Herz, E. Reichelt, M. Jahn Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden

Simulation-based design and implementation of a laboratory-scale power-to-liquid plant

G. Herz, P. Adam, M. Gallwitz, E. Reichelt, M. Jahn Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden

Co-FCC of Biomass-Derived Feedstock within the FASTCARD Project

M. Heuchel, E. Klemm, Y. Traa, Institute of Chemical Technology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart

from 19.00
Welcome Evening

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Plenary Lectures and Panel Discussion


R. Elsen, head of the DGMK department of coal and biomass refinement

Plenary lecture | The end of coal-fired power generation - a model for other regions !

MP a. D. S. Tillich

Plenary Lecture | Resources of a new carbon economy

G. Deerberg, Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology, UMSICHT, Oberhausen

Plenary lecture | Molecular recycling of residual waste: Contribution to a sustainable structural change in lignite regions?

B. Meyer, L. Seidl, R. P. Lee, A. Richter, Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

09.40 - 10.45
Panel Discussion

Chair of the discussion: R. Elsen

10.45 - 11.15
Coffee Break

Session 4 Gas Supply

Discussion Moderator: R. Abraham

Award for the best poster of the conference

Proposal of a catalytic methanisation for small-scale decentralised SNG production

M. Neubert, A. Hauser, P. Treiber, J. Karl, Chair of Energy Process Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Combination of oxyfuel process and high-temperature electrolysis for synthesis gas production with significantly reduced electrolysis current requirement

J. Brellochs, M. Dürrbeck, T. Marquard-Möllenstedt, S. Thaler, M. Specht, Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW), Stuttgart

The Rectisol Demonstration Unit: Optimisation of the Rectisol Design for Syngas Purification

E. Masurel*, A. Chang**, R. Szabo***, S. Schmidt***, S. Corbet***, *Air Liquide Frankfurt Research and Technology Center, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, **Air Liquide Shanghai Research and Technology Center, Shanghai, China, ***Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions Germany, Frankfurt

13.00 - 14.00
Lunch Break

Session 5 Synthesis / Hydrogenation

Discussion Moderator: B. Epple

Keynote| Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis - Integration into existing refineries

R. Rauch, Engler-Bunte-Institute, Department of Chemical Energy Sources - Fuel Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

bioliq® pilot plant for the production of synthetic fuels - operating experience

B. Zimmerlin, M. Eberhard, H. Lam*, R. Mai, B. Michelfelder, A. Niebel*, T. Otto*, C. Pfitzer*, N. Weih*, M. Willy, H. Leibold, N. Dahmen*, T. Kolb**, J. Sauer*, D. Stapf, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Technical Chemistry (ITC), *Institute for Catalysis Research and Technology (IKFT), **Engler-Bunte Institute, Fuel Technology (EBI-ceb)

Hydrogenating desulphurization of vacuum residue with high sulphur content in a slurry reactor using low-cost catalysts in semi-batch operation

S. Risse, I. Schneider, A. Dieguez-Alonso, F. Behrendt Institute for Energy Technology, Energy Process Engineering and Conversion Techniques of Renewable Energies, Technical University Berlin

Fuels and combustibles from microalgae

H. Wollmerstädt*, Th. Kuchling*, S. Kureti*, L. Dombrowski**, I. Petrick** *Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, **BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg

Life cycle assessment of alternative raw materials for the production of light olefins

F. Keller, R. P. Lee, B. Meyer, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute for Energy Process Engineering and Chemical Engineering (IEC)

16.10 - 16.20
Summary and Final Remark

R. Abraham and R. Elsen