2018 Princeton-Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion

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 2018 session is scheduled for June 24 to June 29, 2018. Participants will select two (one from morning session and one from afternoon session) from the following courses:

Morning Session

Afternoon Session

First time attendees are encouraged to attend the foundation courses, Combustion Theory and Applications in CFD and Combustion Chemistry

Program Dates

Arrival & Orientation/ Welcome Reception

The summer school will begin with an orientation and welcome reception on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 6:30pm. Staff will be available prior to the reception from 1:00-5:00pm for check-in to dormitory rooms. Participants may also arrange for early arrival and check-in on Saturday, June 23, 2018 for additional lodging charge.

Class Schedule

Classes will be held from Monday, June 25, 2018 through Friday, June 29, 2018.

Summer School Celebration Dinner

The summer school will host a celebration dinner for all lecturers and participants Thursday evening June 28.

Departure and Check Out

Dormitory check out is Friday, June 29, 2018. Participates can arrange for late check-out on Saturday, June 30, 2018 for additional lodging cost. 


Important Dates

  • Application deadline: March 16, 2018
  • Recommendation deadline: March 23, 2018
  • Acceptance announcement: April 2, 2018
  • Registration deadline: April 13, 2018
  • Payment receipt deadline: April 27, 2018
  • No refunds given after Friday, May 19, 2018


Dr. Abhishek Saha 
Princeton - Combustion Institute Summer School

Princeton University
Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
E-Quad, Room# D334
40 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08544
T 609 258 4083 
email: asaha@princeton.edu

Sheila Gunning 
Princeton - Combustion Institute Summer School

Princeton University
321 Bowen Hall
70 Prospect Avenue
Princeton, NJ 08540
T 609 258 1575 | F 609 258 1177
email: sheila@princeton.edu


We thank our sponsors whose supports are instrumental in organizing 2018 Princeton - Combustion Institute Summer School on Combustion.

2018 Poster and Flyer