2017

  • Innowacyjne badania procesowe i systemowe dla ekspansji energetyki biogazowej w Polsce
    Kierownik: Wojciech Stanek

2012


  • Experimental and numerical analysis of combustible properties of sewage sludge gasification gas
    Coordinator: Sebastian Werle
  • Optimisation of laboratory and industrial thermostatic cabinets and drying ovens with natural circulation using experimentally validated CFD numerical analysis
    Coordinator: Jacek Smołka
  • Sewage sludge gasification in fixed bed gasifier in highly preheated air (HTAG technology)
    Coordinator: Sebastian Werle

          2011


  • Study on the reduction of the nitrogen oxides emission using thermal utilization of sewage sludges
    Coordinator: Ryszard Wilk 
  • Developing of thermoecological optimization methods of thermal processes
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł 
  • Pyrolysis of mixtures of biomasses
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk  
  • The analysis of neonatal brain cooling process
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak

          2010


  • Numerical and experimental investigation of heat and mass transfer processes of an infant radiant warmer 
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł 
  • Optimisation of laboratory and industrial thermostatic cabinets and drying ovens with natural circulation using experimentally validated CFD numerical analysis
    Coordinator: Jacek Smołka 
  • Optimisation of energy and media management in municipal educational buildings
    Coordinator: Joachim Kozioł 
  • Model of the radiative properties of optically active gases 
    Coordinator: Gabriel Węcel
  • Thermodynamic and numerical analysis of system consisting of cooled/heated object - compression vapour heat pump - ground heat exchanger
    Coordinator: Małgorzata Hanuszkiewicz-Drapała    

          2009


  • Analysis and optimization of distributed cogeneration plants integrated with biomass gasification
    Coordinator: Jacek Kalina
  • Experimental and computational analyses of heat and fluid flow processes in a finned cross-flow heat exchanger with a uniform flow of working fluids 
    Coordinator: Jan Składzień
  • Shape optimisation of selected elements of electrical transformer and its tank leading to power loss reduction using experimentally validated CFD numerical analysis
    Coordinator: Jacek Smołka  

          2008


  • Determination of heat losses from overhead pipelines on the basis of thermovision measurement results
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • Thermodynamic analysis of accidents within containments of the third generation pressurized water reactors using coupled one- and three-dimensional models
    Coordinator: Tomasz Bury  

          2007


  • Modelling of heat, momentum and mass transfer phenomena in wet cooling tower with natural draught
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Energy and exergy diagnostics with application of empirical modeling
    Coordinator: Wojciech Stanek
  • Investigation of cryogenic-air blast product freezing method in cold chambers
    Coordinator: Wiesław Gazda
  • Empirical modelling of steam cycle for advanced systems of operation monitoring
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski 
  • Utilization of the cryogenic exergy of liquefied natural gas for electricity production
    Coordinator: Jan Szargut
  • Ecological assessment of the pulverized coal combustion under HTAC (high temperature air combustion) technology
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk

          2006


  • Development and implementation of the method for the selection of the best technologies of the chemical energy of fuels conversion into thermal energy and electricity on the basis of artificial intelligence tools
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Development of the technology of biomass gasification and syngas co-combustion with coal
    Coordinator: Ryszard Wilk
  • Solving of the inverse nonlinear problems of heat transfer with the proper orthogonal decomposition method
    Coordinator: Adam Fic
  • Numerical modelling and credibility analysis of free surface flows in selected industrial processes
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Investigations of mercury and other trace metals emission during coal combustion and co-combustion with biomass
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ksiądz

          2005


  • Identification of the thermo-physical parameters of the orthotropic solid materials and their temperature characteristics by mean of selected methods of inverse heat conduction problems solving
    Coordinator: Stanisław Kucypera
  • Analysis of influence of nnonuniform inflow of air on the thermal effects of crossflow finned liquid cooler operation
    Coordinator: Jan Składzień
  • System analysis of energy management of building complex
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Investigations of ignition process and combustion of gaseous fuels in high-temperature oxidizer
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Application of inverse convection-diffusion problems with phase change for identification of boundary conditions on the example of metallurgical phenomena occurring during pad welding of cermetals and continuous casting of steel
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł
  • Empirical modelling of complex thermal and energy-technology processes
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski
  • Comparison of the economical and thermoecological optimization of thermal processes
    Coordinator: Jan Szargut
  • Mathematical modelling of unsteady radiation heat transfer in advanced innovative combustion technologies
    Coordinator: Zbigniew Rudnicki
  • Improvement of mathematical tools for solving of the radiation heat transfer problems
    Coordinator: Gabriel Węcel
  • Thermodynamic and ecological analysis of CO2 removal from the Corex export gas for the integration of the Corex process with blast-furnace assembly and metallurgical CHP plant
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik

          2004


  • Numerical analysis of heat transfer processes within selected electrical transformers
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Experimental investigations and mathematical modeling of fuel oil ignition and combustion
    Coordinator: Antoni Zajdel
  • Optimisation of the industrial waste heat utilisation for heating and refrigeration purposes taking into account aspects of probability
    Coordinator: Joachim Kozioł

          2003


  • Application of exergy analysis for evaluation of the ecological effects in thermal processes
    Coordinator: Wojciech Stanek
  • Periodic freezing of high-water-content foodstuff
    Coordinator: Joachim Kozioł
  • Application of direct and inverse methods of modelling of mass and energy transport processes for the analysis of selected pollutants migration in the ground
    Coordinator: Adam Fic
  • Ecological and operational conditioning of catalytic converters co-acting with internal combustion engines
    Coordinator: Stefan Postrzednik
  • Analysis of thermal and flow processes within containments of water nuclear reactors during the LOCA accidents
    Coordinator: Jan Składzień

          2002


  • Practical applications of exergy analysis
    Coordinator: Jan Szargut
  • Feasibility analysis of utilization of the ground as a renewable energy source in the heat pump-ground heat exchanger system
    Coordinator: Małgorzata Hanuszkiewicz-Drapała
  • Optimization of thermal parameters of selected types of windows
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Investigations of the fuel oil combustion in highly preheated air
    Coordinator: Ryszard Wilk
  • Application of coupled processes of heat and mass transfer within systems with chemical reactions for analysis of copper refining
    Coordinator: Andrzej Nowak
  • Reconciliation of the calorific parameters of steam before and after expansion in the stages of extraction-condensing turbine using least squares adjustment method
    Coordinator: Marcin Szega

          2001


  • Low exergy heating systems for buildings
    Coordinator: Janusz Skorek
  • Analysis of the inverse steady-state mass and heat transfer problems
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł
Projects financed by industrial partners

          2008


  • Expanding the developed model towards heating chambers in the central part of the coke-oven and towards considering heat fluxes exchanged between walls and coal charge
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Assessment of air re-circulation system in the stoker boiler of Heat Plant Gliwice
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Investigation of the new boiler controller
    Coordinator: Krystyna Kubica
  • Development of numerical model for dust removal process in the innovative integrated dust collector
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł
  • Development of the method for determination of effective material properties for composite materials
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak 
  • Correctness analysis of the separation of fixed assets used for electricity generation process
    Coordinator: Marcin Szega
  • Analysis of the sensitivity of the specific chemical energy consumption to the uncertainty of the selected measured operating parameters in the PKE SA Jaworzno III Power Plant
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski
  • Analysis of the sensitivity of the specific chemical energy consumption to the uncertainty of the selected measured operating parameters in the PKE SA Jaworzno III Power Plant - continuation
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski
  • Energy audit of steam-water cycle in the Zduńska Wola CHP Plant
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Feasibility study of the extension of heating plant by the set of internal combustion engines or gas turbines for heat and electricity cogeneration in Heating Plant Zachód in Białystok, Starosielca 2/1
    Coordinator: Jacek Kalina
  • Mass and energy balance verification and exergy calculations for the pyrolysis processes in the circulating fluidized-bed reactor
    Coordinator: Marcin Liszka  
  • Numerical optimisation of the coke-oven battery 
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk  
  • Experimental and numerical investigation of the modified prototypes of drying ovens
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Investigation and analysis of the influence of hot slabs radiation on the temperature distribution in conductor rail supplying transporter cranes
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • Software for reconciliation of measurements in water-steam system of CHP plant 
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Investigation and analysis of temperature field variation in construction elements of storehouse for hot slabs from steel continuous casting process - continuation
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Investigation and analysis of temperature field variation in construction elements of storehouse for hot slabs from steel continuous casting process
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Temperature determination of construction elements in slab storehouse in Mittal Steel steelworks in Katowice
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Temperature determination of construction elements in slab storehouse in Mittal Steel steelworks in Katowice - continuation
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Thermovision investigations of electrostatic precipitator in the WP-70 boiler systems
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • An estimation of the current and prospective use of renewable energy sources in the individual households in selected regions of the Upper Silesia
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Joint report on the study A concept of a heat and electricity power system supplied by the BOT power plant Opole S.A. for the greenhouse complex prepared by Energoprojekt Katowice S.A.
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • A development of the numerical model of the paper vacuum drying process
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • A development of the categorization system for evaluation of small capacity heating boilers for publication on the www.topten.info.pl portal
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk

          2007


  • Simplified model of coke gas combustion in a furnace with the assumed wall temperature profile
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak 
  • Numerical simulations of the influence of control parameters in coking furnace
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak 
  • Extension of the control algorithms of heat units in Southern Energy Concern
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski 
  • Verification and assessment of numerical algorithms for energy indices calculation in Southern Energy Concern
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski 
  • Investigation of lean gas combustibility in spark-ignition piston engines
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk 
  • Development of the numerical model of the paper vacuum drying process
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Investigations of the SAG II boiler for determination of design modification directions resulting in optimal parameters of design modifications
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk

          2006


  • Analysis of the high efficiency cogeneration potential in Poland
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Analysis of the heat transfer process in the foundation of glass-furnace Float II - Saint-Gobain Glass Works
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Temperature calculation of structural elements of a slabyard at COS Nr 3 machine in Mittal Steel Poland SA Division in Dąbrowa Górnicza
    Coordinator: Ryszard Białecki
  • Qualitative-quantitative analysis of the products of butylene fraction combustion after butadiene polymerization
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ksiądz
  • Analysis of the selection of technologies of conversion of fuels chemical energy into electricity for new power units in BOT Opole Power Plant
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Development of a simplified numerical model of vacuum paper drying process
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Providing services connected with detection of illegal fuel gas collection
    Coordinator: Wojciech Kostowski
  • Investigations of heat losses from heat- and steam-pipelines in LOTOS Jasło Company Ltd
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • Thermovision investigations of electrical devices in PEC Gliwice
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek

          2005


  • Investigations of heat losses from the hot-water main pipeline DN600 and DN500
    Coordinator: Ireneusz Szczygieł
  • Outline of heat engineering fundamentals
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Investigations of the possibilities of cooling the process gases from EAF in water- and hairpin-cooler
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • Examination of energy effectiveness of 200 kW modular gas boiler
    Coordinator: Janusz Skorek

          2004


  • Development and implementation of mathematical models and algorithms for Modular System of Control of the Operation
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Numerical analysis of air flow in installation for production of mineral wool
    Coordinator: Andrzej J. Nowak
  • Service of ?Application in units 2 and 3? control system of operation of heating unit in power plant
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Technical and economic opinion on the air cooling installation for the Saladin?s case in GlobalMalt Sp. z o.o malt-house
    Coordinator: Joachim Kozioł       

          2003


  • Opinion on fuel gas consumption in student?s canteen in Katowice for the purpose of selection of suitable tariff adequate to real gas consumption 
    Coordinator: Lech Dobrowolski
  • Complex thermovision investigation of the S.A./2154/03 switching station
    Coordinator: Tadeusz Kruczek
  • Development of the algorithm for OR-32 boilers control in Zduńska Wola heat and power station 
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Extension of the control system of energy balances by calculations of operational deviations for units 2 and 3 in Power Plant II
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Development and implementation of balances control system for No. 5 power unit in Jaworzno III Power Plant
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Development of design guidelines for boiler fueled with bio-oil
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk       

          2002


  • Operational tests of burner in isothermal combustion chamber. Verification of design
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Development of METEOR burner design in order to reduce NO emission
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Development and implementation of energy balances control system of No. 3 heating unit in II Power Station
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Development of design guidelines for burner destined to low and medium capacity boilers
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Development of balances reconciliation algorithm for power unit
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Evaluation of technical condition of six district heating systems PRATERM company
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Co-report on PEC Gliwice district heating system operation guidelines
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk

          2001


  • Economic and technical optimization of district heating system in order to emission and fuel consumption reduction
    Coordinator: Ryszard Wilk
  • Experimental investigation and development of the algorithm for control of 300 kW boiler fueled with biomass
    Coordinator: Andrzej Szlęk
  • Investigations and adaptation of SW400 diesel engines to operation in coal-mine 
    Coordinator: Adam Ciesiołkiewicz
  • Techno-economic analysis of the feasibility of heat storage system application in EC Czechnica heat-generating system with gas turbine
    Coordinator: Andrzej Ziębik
  • Elaboration of the technological assumptions for the de-dusting installation of combustion gases from anode furnaces in copper works
    Coordinator: Henryk Rusinowski