Previous contributions

Monday, September 30th, 2019

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Time Program 





Welcome address
Dr. Karl / FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg
Prof. Dr. Thrän / DBFZ



Keynote "Towards a Sustainable (Bio-)Energy Transition - Ethical Considerations"
Prof. Dr. Potthast / Internationales Zentrum für Ethik in den Wissenschaften (IZEW)
Eberhard Karls / Universität Tübingen



Impulse statements by the 5 session leaders (3 minutes each)


Coffee Break and poster exhibition


Session Biorefineries / Biofuels
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)

Session "Energy crops production and -utilization"
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)


Prof. Dr. Kruse
Prof. Dr. Dahmen
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gaderer

Prof. Dr. Weber-Blaschke
PD Dr. Kurt Möller


Integrierbarkeit von Inkohlungsprozessen in ein Bioraffineriekonzept
Benjamin Schwan

Research on Ukrainian Energy Crops for Biogas Production- Influence of anaerobic digestion processes on the germination of weed seeds
Ievgeniia Morozova


Biogastankstelle für die Landwirtschaft - Gegenüberstellende ökonomische Bewertung unterschiedlicher Verfahren für die dezentrale partielle Biogasaufbereitung
Abdessamad Saidi

Low Indirect Land Use Change Risk Indicators for Certification- Current Status
Beike Sumfleth


Gas conditioning of bio-oil hydrotreatment off-gases for the efficient hydrogen recirculation: a modelling and experimental approach
Michael Bampaou


CLARA- Chemical looping gasification for sustainable production of biofuels
Paul Dieringer

17:00Journey to Nuremberg City center (ca. 30min) 

Guided tour: Historic city centre of Nürnberg
17:45 City tour - english language
17:45 City tour - german language

Guided tour: Rock-cut beer cellars
17:45 Nuremberg cellar- english language
18:00 Nuremberg cellar- german language


Conference dinner (Zum Spiessgesellen)


Tuesday, October 1st, 2019






Session "Thermochemical Conversion I"
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)

Session "System analysis bioenergy"
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karl 
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Quicker
Dr. Weber

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thrän
Dr. Eltrop


Verfahren zur Entwicklung von Katalysatoren für die Emissionsminderung an Verbrennungsanlagen
René Bindig

Biogas Plant Operating Strategies for Demand-Oriented Electricity Generation at the Distribution Grid Level
Katharina Bär


SOFC single cells fed with wood gas: the influence of tar contaminants on cell performance
Yixing Li

Impact of increased use of biomass in transport on the role of bioenergy for electricity and district heating
Sylvio Nagel


Optimisation of process parameter during Hydrothermal Carbonisation of sewage sludge
Wolfgang Waldmüller

Bioenergy Technologies Pathways in the German Electricity and Heat Market - a techno-economic Brownfield Optimization
Samah Gouya


Entwicklung eines Rostsystems zur Verbrennung von Strohpellets in Kleinfeuerungsanlagen
Lukas Schenke

The representation of biomass-based carbon removal options in German energy and climate scenarios
Alena Hahn


Coffee Break and poster exhibition



Session "Thermochemical Conversion II"
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)

Session "Biochemical Conversion"
(20 min. each + 5 min. discussion)


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karl 
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Quicker
Dr. Weber

Prof. Dr. mont. Nelles
Prof. Dr. Bahrs
Dr. Oechsner


Utilization of biogenic residues in a biorefinery concept via entrained flow gasification with coupled gas fermentation for the production of basic chemicals
Philipp Leuter

Optimizing biological CO2-methanation in a trickle-bed reactor: the ORBIT-Project
Martin Thema


"BioWasteStirling" - Long-term operation experience of a fluidized bed-fire Stirling engine for micro-scale CHP
Tanja Schneider

Trickle-bed reactor for biological methanisation
Tobias Weidlich


Hydrothermal Carbonisation of Biogenic Waste
Niklas Stobernack

Biological Methanation Using Synthesis Gas of an Allothermal Wood Gasifier
Thomas Trabold


Deep desulphurization of biomass-based gasification syngas
Christian Frilund

Analyse und Minderung von Methanemissionen an Biogasanlagen
Thorsten Reinelt


Lunchbreak and poster exhibition



Poster Speed-Presentatin
3 min. each


Biochemical Conversion

The potential role of biochemicals for German climate targets: Assessments based on environmental and economic perspectives
Frazer Musonda


Biorefineries / biofuels

Synthesis of light hydrocarbons from biogas and electrolytic hydrogen
Sebastian Dietrich


Biorefineries / biofuels

Entwicklung von wasserselektiven Membranen für die Methanisierung von CO2 nach dem Sol-Gel Verfahren
Matthias Kurth


Energy crops production and -utalization

Influence of anaerobic digestion processes on the germination of weed seeds
Lijun Zhou


Energy crops production and -utalization

Food Waste Co-Digestion in Germany and the United States: From Lab to Full-Scale Systems
Benedikt Hülsemann


System analysis bioenergy

Status quo of Solid Biogenic Fuels in the European Union: Overview on Qualities, Standards and Applications
Niels Kirstein


Thermochemical Conversion

Characterisation of carbon-free and carbon-containing ashes from thermochemical conversion of Si-rich agricultural residues
Thomas Schliermann


Thermochemical Conversion

Development and application of novel SCR catalysts for the low-temperature denitrification of exhaust gases from the thermo-chemical conversion of biogenic solid fuels
Mario König


Thermochemical Conversion

Catalyst characterization and integration at small-scale biomass combustion systems
Mirjam Müller


Thermochemical Conversion

Reduction of Nitrogen Contents in Particleboard - Opportunities and Limits of Fuel Pre-treatment Based on Combined Hydrolysis and Torrefaction
Jasmin Boße


Thermochemical Conversion

Systematical study of most relevant parameters on the quality of biogenic silica obtained from thermochemical conversion of rice husk
Hossein  Beidaghy Dizaji


other topics

Bioenergy Policy in Germany: The Regulation of Power and Heat from Biomass
Katrin Beer

14:40Summary and Conclusions