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Max-Eyth-Allee 100

14469 Potsdam

Germany

Tel. +49 (0)331 5699-0

Email atb@atb-potsdam.de

Coordinating institute

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Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Holger Scaar
Department: Post Harvest Technology
doctoral researcher


Telephone: +49 (0)331 5699 336
Email: hscaar@atb-potsdam.de

Research programs

Areas of research


  • Thermodynamics and Thermal Process Engineering in Agriculture
  • Development of numerical models for evaluation of energy-efficieny and product-friendly processes in agriculture
  • Modeling of heat and mass transfer of individual particles or in stationary and moving particle beds
  • Design and construction of pilot plants for the conservation of agricultural raw materials

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Projects

Publications

Further publications

  • Scaar H, Weigler F, Mellmann J (2012): Numerical simulation of airflow distribution in a mixed flow dryer. International Conference of Agricultural Engineering CIGR-Ageng 2012, Valencia, Spain, 8-12 July 2012. Online
  • Teodorov T, Scaar H, Ziegler Th, Mellmann J (2012): Homogenization of air flow in a fixed bed dryer for medicinal plants based on Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). International Conference of Agricultural Engineering CIGR-Ageng 2012, Valencia, Spain, 8-12 July 2012. Online
  • Scaar H, Weigler F, Mellmann J (2012): Homogenization of the drying conditions in mixed flow grain dryers. ACHEMA-Kongress, Frankfurt (Main), 18.-22. Juni 2012.
  • Weigler F, Scaar H, Mellmann J (2012): Discrete investigation of solid mass flow in mixed flow grain dryers. ACHEMA-Kongress, Frankfurt (Main), 18.-22. Juni 2012.
  • Scaar H, Weigler F, Franke G, Mellmann J (2012): Technologische Analyse von Getreide-Schachttrocknern. Jahrestreffen der ProcessNet-Fachgruppen Lebensmittelverfahrenstechnik, Rheologie und Trocknungstechnik, Universität Hohenheim, Stuttgart, 19.-21. März 2012.

Curriculum Vitae

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Work experience:

sice 11.2010

Leibniz-Institute for Agriculture Engineering Potsdam-Bornim e.V.; Numerical and experimental investigation of air and particle flow in mixed flow dryers

09.2009-31.12.2009

TÜV NORD SysTec GmbH & Co. KG Hamburg; Fluid-dynamic analysis of operating and accident behavior of the primary circuit of a pressurized water reactor with ANSYS CFX.

Education:

since 10.2011

PhD student at the Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg at the Institute for Process Engineering (Chair: Thermal Process Engineering); Topic: Fluid dynamic optimization of the mixed flow dryer

09.2009

Attain the academic degree Dipl.-Ing (FH); Topic: „Fluid dynamic simulation of components in the primary circuit of a pressurized water reactor and of an emergency coolant injection under natural convection conditions“

09.2004-09.2009

Study at the Technical University of Wildau (FH) in the Department of Engineering / Industrial Engineering. Field of study: process engineering

07.2006-01.2007

Study abroad in the SOCRATES / ERASMUS program at the „University of the West of Scotland“

09.2003-07.2004

Attained baccalaureate at the Oberstufenzentrum 1 Technik in Potsdam

09.2001-07.2003

Apprenticeship to an bio-technical assistant at the Oberstufenzentrum Werder

 

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