Institute for Technical Chemistry (ITC)

M.Eng. David Böning

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
    Institut für Technische Chemie
    Postfach 3640
    76021 - Karlsruhe

Department Gasification Technology




Main Activities:


  • Process simulation (Aspen Plus®) for gasification plants (REGA, bioliq®)
  • Modeling of combustion and gasification processes (e. g. CHEMKIN, Aspen Plus®, FLUENT)
  • Balancing of gasification experiments (e. g. REGA, bioliq®)
  • Validation of process quality considering process-characteristics
  • Evaluation of mathematic models and simulation tools



Scientific Career:


since 2013 Scientific Assistant at KIT, Institute for Technical Chemistry (ITC), Department Gasification Technology, Research Group Modeling / Balances
2012 - 2013 Scientific Assistant at Fraunhofer ITC, Department Environmental Engineering
2011 Master Chemical and Process Engineering, Georg-Simon-Ohm Hochschule Nürnberg
2009 Diploma (FH) Applied Chemistry, Georg-Simon-Ohm Hochschule Nürnberg


Der bioliq®-Flugstromvergaser : Ein Baustein der Energiewende = The bioliq® Entrained-Flow Gasifier : a Module for the German Energiewende.
Eberhard, M.; Santo, U.; Böning, D.; Schmid, H.; Michelfelder, B.; Zimmerlin, B.; Günther, A.; Weigand, P.; Müller-Hagedorn, M.; Stapf, D.; Kolb, T.
2018. Chemie - Ingenieur - Technik, 90 (1-2), 85–98. doi:10.1002/cite.201700086
Influence of fuel specification on gasification performance of biomass based suspension fuels in an atmospheric enrained flow gasifier.
Fleck, S.; Santo, U.; Hotz, C.; Boening, D.; Djordjevic, N.; Kolb, T.
2015. International Conference on Thermochemical (TC) Biomass Conversion Science, tcbiomass 2015, Chicago, USA, 02.-05.11.2015
Experimental investigation of entrained flow gasification of biomass suspensions at ambient pressure.
Hotz, C.; Fleck, S.; Santo, U.; Boening, D.; Stoesser, P.; Djordjevic, N.; Kolb, T.
2014. 4th International Symposium on Gasification and its Applications (iSGA 2014), Wien, A, September 2-4, 2014