Dr Peter DrögemüllerResearch and Development Manager Peter joined CALGAVIN® initially in 1998 for two years as Process Engineer, before re-joining in 2003 as Research & Development Manager. He is responsible for new product design and research into enhanced tube side heat transfer devices in single and two-phase flow applications.
In his position, he is also in charge of the setting-up state of the art in-house research facilities. CALGAVIN operates various thermal and hydrodynamic test rigs. Peter is also responsible for cooperation with various external research institutions in the UK and Europe. Based on these research activities, he took a leading role in developing hiTRAN.SP design software which was first launched in 2007 as a standalone version. He was then subsequently responsible for the integration with Aspen Exchanger Design & Rating and HTRI Xchanger Suite® products.
He has also authored various scientific papers and magazine articles and representing CALGAVIN at international meetings and industrial clients in aspects of heat transfer engineering and exchanger debottlenecking.