Rafael Solana Gomez


Rafael Solana Gomez

Chair of Heat and Mass Transfer


Building: 1225

Room: 310

Augustinerbach 6

52056 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 97530

Functions and Competences

Office hours

To the office hours.

Personal competences

  • Reaktionskinetiken (Pyrolyse, Koksabbrand, Vergasung)/Reaction kinetics (pyrolysis,char burnout, gasification)
  • FTIR gas analysis
  • Numerical simulations
  • Hydraulic jumps

Fields of applied research

  • Investigation of refuse derived fuels
  • Cooling by means of jet impingement



Title Author(s)
Experimental investigation of RDF combustion for the optimisation of CFD simulations of oxy-fuel-fired cement kilns
Abstract, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2023)
Solana Gómez, Rafael (Corresponding author)
Streier, Robin
Pielsticker, Stefan
Kneer, Reinhold
Scherer, Viktor
Simulation of heat dissipation in a catalytic microwave mono-mode reactor
Poster (2022)
Solana Gomez, Rafael
Ferreira Motta Barbosa, Luis Felipe
Abouserie, Ahed
Röhrens, Daniel
Reddemann, Manuel Armin
Simon, Ulrich
Kneer, Reinhold