2021 Princeton-Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion


The 2021 Virtual Session will be open for application before April 20. Please visit our website soon!



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

The 2021 session is scheduled for June 20 to June 25, 2021. Participants will select two (one from morning session and one from afternoon session) from the following courses (see descriptions here):

Morning Session

  • Combustion Chemistry by Dr. Philippe Dagaut, CNRS-INSIS, France 
  • Turbulent Combustion by Professor Epaminondas Mastorakos, University of Cambridge, UK, and Professor Swetaprovo Chaudhuri, University of Toronto, Canada

Afternoon Session

  • Dynamics of Combustion Waves by Professor Paul Clavin, Aix-Marseille Université, France
  • Plasma-Assisted Combustion by Professor Yiguang Ju, Princeton University, USA, and Mechanism Reduction and Advanced Chemistry Solvers by Professor Tianfeng Lu, University of Connecticut, USA


Program Dates

Classes will be held from Monday, June 21, 2021 through Friday, June 25, 2021. Zoom links will be provided shortly before the commencement of the summer school.



The 2021 Virtual Session of Princeton-CI Summer School is free of charge.


Should you have any questions, please contact us via: PUCombustionSummerSchool@gmail.com



Important Dates

  • Application deadline: May 15, 2021
  • Recommendation deadline: May 22, 2021
  • Acceptance announcement: May 31, 2021


Prof. Chung K. Law, Princeton University

Prof. Michael E. Mueller, Princeton University
Prof. Abhishek Saha, UC San Diego
Prof. Ran Sui, Missouri University of Science and Technology

contact email: PUCombustionSummerSchool@gmail.com


We thank our sponsors whose supports are instrumental in organizing 2021 Princeton - Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion.

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