Thermodynamic Assessment of the Calcium Looping Process Applied to a Lignite-fired Power Plant

Martin Haaf

Technische Universität Darmstadt

Biography, Martin Haaf (M.Sc.) Professional career Since 10/2014: Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany: Research Scientist at the Institute of Energy Systems & Technology (EST) Planning and supervision of construction of a 500 kWth gasifier 2.5 Years of experience operating the 300 kWth, and 1 MWth pilot plant as shift leader Process modelling of the Calcium Looping Process Education 10/2012 - 06/2014: Double Master’s Degree: Energy Technology (University of Stuttgart, Germany) & Sustainable Energy System (Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden) 10/2008 - 09/2012: Diploma Degree: Mechanical Engineering, University of Applied Science, Munich, Germany


  1. Martin Haaf (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
  2. Martin Helbig (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
  3. Jochen Hilz (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
  4. Alexander Stroh (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
  5. Jochen Ströhle (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
  6. Bernd Epple (Technische Universität Darmstadt)

Topic Area

Post-combustion capture


B6 » Session B6 - Ammonia and carbonate based systems (14:20 - Wednesday, 14th June)