Fuels and combustion education

The von Ohain Fuels and Combustion Center complements the mission of the National Aerospace Fuels Research Complex and Combustion Branch of the Air Force Research Laboratory and Combustion Center of Excellence of GE Aircraft Engines. The researchers and graduate students work in concert to foster education, research and development, and technology transfer, including patents, licensing, and invention spin-offs.


To be recognized as a national and international resource for quality education, state-of-the-art research and efficient technology transfer in the areas of fuels and combustion.


The von Ohain Fuels and Combustion Center will develop multidisciplinary educational courses in fuels and combustion, conduct sponsored research and facilitate technology transfer. It will provide a valuable resource for local, state, and national needs and fulfill the University's mission of teaching, research, technology transfer, and public service.


Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Kettering Laboratories 462 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0113