The Combustion Institute is an international, non-profit, educational and scientific society. Founded in 1954, CI promotes and disseminates research activities in all areas of combustion science and technology for the advancement of many diverse communities around the world.

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U.S. Early Career Combustion Investigator Award Winner Announced

On behalf of the U.S. Sections of The Combustion Institute, the CI is excited to announce the winner of the 2023 U.S. Early Career Combustion Investigator Award, Dr. Derek Splitter. This award “recognizes the contributions of an early career combustion investigator from within the United States” as well as “excellence in combustion research, the potential for future leadership in the field and service to the combustion research community.”

The International Symposium on Combustion

40th Symposium
The International Symposium on Combustion is the major biennial meeting of The Combustion Institute. The 40th International Symposium Emphasizing Energy Transition will convene at Politecnico di Milano in Milan, Italy from Sunday, 21 July through Friday, 26 July 2024. This event provides a scientific venue for sharing ideas and experiences on the applications of combustion. 

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New FREE Resource Available to Active CI Members

The Combustion Institute is pleased to announce a new resource for active CI members: FREE access to a premium Zoom account with the capability to host unrestricted virtual meetings and webinars! You can read more here.

Q4 2022 Newsletter Now Available!

The final CI newsletter of 2022 has been released! This quarter’s issue features information about the 40th and 41st International Symposia on Combustion, various awards and accomplishments achieved by our members, and more! If you do not receive the quarterly newsletter by email, you can read it here.

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