Dr.-Ing. Harald Anlauf

  • Group: 

    Process Machines

  • Office Hours: by agreement
  • Room: 209
  • Fax: +49 721 608 - 42405
  • Institut für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik und Mechanik
    Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Geb. 30.70
    Straße am Forum 8
    D-76131 Karlsruhe

Curriculum Vitae

 Curriculum Vitae

 1974-1980    Study of Chemical Engineering, University of Karlsruhe (TH); Diploma thesis: " Installation and start up of a pilot scale peeler centrifuge and realizing various measurements"
 1980-1985 Scientific staff member and doctorate study, Institute for MVM; Field of investigation: Vacuum ad pressure filtration
 21.12.1985 Ph.D. dissertation, Fakulty for Chemical Engineering, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Prof. Dr.-Ing. W.Stahl; Ph.D. thesis: “Dewatering of filtr cakes with vacuum-, pressure and pressure/vacuum-filtration”
 1986-1994 Academic Councillor, Institute for MVM, University of Karlsruhe (TH)


 since 2010

Academic Senior Councillor, Institute for MVM, University of Karlsruhe (TH)

Academic Director, Instiute for MVM, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)



 1999-2006   Chairman of the VDI/GVC-working party “Mechanical Liquid Separation”; (VDI-Association of German Engineers; GVC-Society for Chemical and Process Engineering)
 1999-2005 German Delegate of the Working Party Filtration and Separation of the EFCE-European Federation of Chemical Engineers
 since 2004

Chairman of INDEFI-International Delegate for Filtration and Separation and Chairman of World Filtration Congress 2008, Leipzig, Germany



Working Fields

- Research:
Mechanical solid-liquid-separation, filtration, sedimentation, centrifugation, filter aids, filter media

- Teaching:

Lectures at Universität Karlsruhe (TH) and Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

Further Training Courses "Theory and practice of (Chile, Venezuela, PR China, Taiwan) and inhouse courses for single company

Lecturer for VDI-Wissensforum


The publications of Dr.-Ing. Harald Anlauf can you find here.