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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International Symposium


The International Symposium on Combustion is the major biennial meeting of The Combustion Institute. Our next symposium will convene at The Adelaide Convention Centre in Australia from Sunday, 12 July through Friday, 17 July 2020. This event provides a scientific venue for sharing ideas and experiences on the applications of combustion. Check out the symposium website for more details.

Call for Nominations: Gold Medals of The Combustion Institute

The Call for Nominations for the 2020 Gold Medals of The Combustion Institute has been released. Nomination submissions must be received before 23:59 EST, 5 February 2020. Gold medals are the highest awards of The Combustion Institute, presented biennially during the International Symposium on Combustion. The four gold medals are bestowed to scientists whose major contributions have significantly advanced their fields of combustion science. 

Board of Directors Call for Nominations Closed 

Every two years, The Combustion Institute membership has the opportunity to nominate and elect new directors for nonconsecutive six-year terms from a slate of candidates assembled by the Board of Directors Nomination Committee. The Call for Nominations for candidates closed on 3 January 2020. Please reach out to the CI Office with any questions. 

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