Tien Duc Luu, M.Sc.

Tien Duc Luu, M.Sc.

  • Engler-Bunte-Ring 7
    76131 Karlsruhe

Scientific focus

Research topics

  • Large Eddy Simulation (LES) of turbulent reacting flows
  • Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS) of turbulent reacting flows
  • DNS/LES modelling for reacting multiphase flows (solid fuel particles)
  • Sparse-Lagrangian particle methods for solid fuel combustion


Research projects



From Herzberg am Harz, Germany
2012-2016 B.Eng. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Esslingen
2016-2019 M.Sc. in Energy Engineering, University of Stuttgart
2019-2023 Scientific staff, ITV Stuttgart
Since 2023 Scientific staff, Engler-Bunte Institut of KIT



Single particle conversion of woody biomass using fully-resolved and Euler–Lagrange coarse-graining approaches
Luu, T. D.; Zhang, J.; Gärtner, J. W.; Meng, S.; Kronenburg, A.; Li, T.; Løvås, T.; Stein, O. T.
2024. Fuel, 368, Art.-Nr.: 131600. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2024.131600
Carrier-Phase DNS of Ignition and Combustion of Iron Particles in a Turbulent Mixing Layer
Luu, T. D.; Shamooni, A.; Kronenburg, A.; Braig, D.; Mich, J.; Nguyen, B.-D.; Scholtissek, A.; Hasse, C.; Thäter, G.; Carbone, M.; Frohnapfel, B.; Stein, O. T.
2024. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion. doi:10.1007/s10494-023-00526-y
The influence of turbulence on micron-sized iron particle combustion
Thäter, G.; Carbone, M.; Venugopal, V.; Luu, T. D.; Stein, O. T.; Frohnapfel, B.
2023. 31. Deutscher Flammentag für nachhaltige Verbrennung, September 27-28 2023, Technische Universität Berlin, 10 S., Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin)
Carrier-phase DNS of detailed NO formation in early-stage pulverized coal combustion with fuel-bound nitrogen
Shamooni, A.; Debiagi, P.; Wang, B.; Luu, T. D.; Stein, O. T.; Kronenburg, A.; Bagheri, G.; Stagni, A.; Frassoldati, A.; Faravelli, T.; Kempf, A. M.; Wen, X.; Hasse, C.
2021. Fuel, 291, Art.-Nr.: 119998. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119998
Flame characterisation of gas-assisted pulverised coal combustion using FPV-LES
Luu, T. D.; Shamooni, A.; Stein, O. T.; Kronenburg, A.; Popp, S.; Nicolai, H.; Schneider, H.; Wen, X.; Hasse, C.
2023. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 39 (3), 3249–3258. doi:10.1016/j.proci.2022.07.080