Markus Kraft

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Prof Markus Kraft is a Fellow of Churchill College Cambridge and Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology. He is the director of CARES, the Singapore-Cambridge CREATE Research Centre, and Principle Investigator of C4T the “Cambridge Centre for Carbon Reduction in Chemical Technology”, which is a CARES research programme. Professor Kraft obtained the academic degree 'Diplom Technomathematiker' at the University of Kaiserslautern in 1992 and completed his Doctor rerum naturalium in Chemistry at the same University in 1997. Subsequently, he worked at the University of Karlsruhe and the Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics in Berlin. In 1999 he became a lecturer in the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cambridge. In 2012 he obtained a ScD form the same University. He has a strong interest in the area of computational modelling and optimisation targeted towards developing carbon abatement and emissions reduction technologies for the automotive, power and chemical industries. Together with his research team he has also contributed significantly towards the detailed modelling of combustion synthesis of organic and inorganic nanoparticles and worked on spray drying and granulation of fine powders.

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Recent Preprints

200: Polymorphism of nanocrystalline TiO2 prepared in a stagnation flame: Formation of TiO2-II phase

ref: Technical Report 200, c4e-Preprint Series, Cambridge, 2018 by Manoel Y. Manuputty, Jochen Dreyer, Yuan Sheng, Eric J. Bringley, Maria Botero, Jethro Akroyd, and Markus Kraft

199: Polar curved polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soot formation

ref: Technical Report 199, c4e-Preprint Series, Cambridge, 2018 by Jacob W. Martin, Kimberly L. Bowal, Angiras Menon, Radomir I. Slavchov, Jethro Akroyd, Sebastian Mosbach, and Markus Kraft

198: Bivariate extension of the moment projection method for the particle population balance dynamics

ref: Technical Report 198, c4e-Preprint Series, Cambridge, 2018 by Shaohua Wu, Casper Lindberg, Jethro Akroyd, Wenming Yang, and Markus Kraft

197: Learning based Evolutionary Assistive Paradigm for Surrogate Selection (LEAPS2)

ref: Technical Report 197, c4e-Preprint Series, Cambridge, 2018 by Sushant S. Garud, Iftekhar A. Karimi, and Markus Kraft

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Contact Details

Telephone:Department +44 (0)1223 762784 (Dept) 769010 (CHU)
Mobile +49 173 3045528 and +44 7944 237879
Address:Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Cambridge
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