Princeton-Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion and the Environment

Our Mission

To provide the next generation of combustion researchers with a comprehensive knowledge in the technical areas of combustion theory, experiment, computation, fundamentals, and applications.

Academic Program

Morning Courses (8:45-12:15)

Dynamics of Flames and Detonations in Premixed Gas (Prof. Paul Clavin, Aix-Marseille Université,) Monday-Friday

Exascale Computing and Reduced Order Modeling Towards Decarbonization of Power & Aviation (Dr. Jacqueline H. Chen, Sandia National Laboratories), Monday-Tuesday 

Plasma Aided Combustion and Manufacturing (Prof. Yiguang Ju, Princeton University,), Wednesday-Friday


Afternoon Courses (14:00-17:30)

Combustion and Fuels Chemistry and Kinetics (Prof. William H. Green, MIT) Monday-Friday

Combustion Instability (Prof. Jacqueline A. O’Connor, Pennsylvania State University)  Monday- Tuesday 

Combustion Fundamentals of Fire Safety (Prof. José L. Torero, University College London,), Wednesday-Friday


Program Dates 

Program for the 2024 session will be held from Sunday, June 16,2024 to Friday, June 21, 2024

Arrival & Welcome Dinner: Sunday, June 16, 2024; dinner at 6:30pm 

Class Schedule: Monday, June 17, to Friday, June 21, 2024

Celebration & Farewell Banquet: Thursday, June 20, 2024

Departure/Check Out: Friday, June 21, 2024 


Should you have any questions, please contact us via: c[email protected]



Important Dates

  • Application deadline: March 29, 2024
  • Acceptance announcement: April 12, 2024

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We thank our sponsors whose supports are instrumental in organizing the 2024 Princeton - Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion.

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