Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mirko Peglow

Curriculum Vitae

1994 - 2000   
Diploma studies of Engineering Economics, specialisation on Process and Energy Engineering at Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Diploma thesis: "Further development of a theoretical population balance model”, mark "excellent“

Research assistent at the Institute of Process Engineering, Chair of System Process Engineering (Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Kai Sundmacher), Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

Visiting researcher at the Niigata-University (Japan) forwarded by MONBUSHO (Japanese Ministry of Research and Education) postgraduate scholarship
Research topic: Analysis and modelling of SO2-separation by limestone particles in compression heated combustion fluidized beds

Research assistent at the Institute of Apparatus and Environmental Engineering, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

Ph.D. in Process Engineering
Title of dissertation: "Contribution to modelling of  property-distributed disperse systems using the example of fluidized bed spray agglomeration“, (advisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h. c. Lothar Mörl), mark: summa cum laude

Senior research assistent at the Institute of Process Engineering, Chair of Thermal Process Engineering (Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Evangelos Tsotsas), Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

Junior professor for "Particle formation in fluidized bed processes" and Head of Innoprofile 'NaWiTec’ (junior research group fluidized bed processes)

Appointment for Chair of "Particle Process Engineering“ at the Technical University Graz (declined)

since 08/2009
Member of the board of directors of innovative "WIGRATEC" (Fluidized bed granulation technology)

since 03/2012
Technical business manager of IPT Innovative Particle Technology Pergande GmbH

since 10/2012
Honorary Professor at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg


Award of the Faculty of Process and Sytems Engineering of Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg for best diploma, 2000, Magdeburg, Germany

Hugo-Junker-Innovation Award of Saxony-Anhalt,  awarded from the prime minister and minister for economic affairs of Saxony-Anhalt, 2004, Magdeburg, Germany

"Otto - SWM Business Award 2005" for "Development of FBSim® software product", 2005, Magdeburg, Germany

Award of the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg for best PhD, 2005, Magdeburg, Germany

Award „Young Scientist – professional activity of a young specialist in drying“ of 15th International Drying Symposium, 2006, Budapest, Hungary

Award of Saxony-Anhalt for applied science in "Analysis of Particle Formulation in Fluidized Beds“, awarded from the minister of education of Saxony-Anhalt, 2006, Magdeburg, Germany

Research Award of "Industrie- und Handelskammer Magdeburg" for the contributions in the area fluidized bed technology, 2009, Magdeburg, Germany

Award for Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Drying R&D", 5th Nordic Drying Conference, 2011, Helsinki, Finnland

Ring of Honor of  the Association of German Engineers (VDI) for outstanding achievements in science and industrial application, awarded from the president of the VDI Dr.-Ing. Braun, 2011, Düsseldorf, Germany

University Course Drying 2020
30.03.2020 - 02.04.2020 in Magdeburg
University Course Fluidization Technology 2019
04.11.2019 - 07.11.2019 in Hamburg
Appreciation of the research work at the chair with title page of the journal Processes (MDPI)
First project meeting Wigratec InterSpiN
Award for Maciej Jaskulski
Cluster WIGRATEC enters the next round
Arun S. Mujumdar Medal for Prof. E. Tsotsas
Award for best oral presentation
Award for best oral presentation for Christoph Neugebauer on Population Balance Modeling Conference 2018
Faculty Prize 2018
Award for Prof. E. Tsotsas
Honorary Professorship of UCTM, Sofia, for Prof. Tsotsas
University Course Drying 2018
19. March -- 22. March 2018 in Magdeburg
University Course Fluidization Technology 2017
6. - 9. November 2017 in Hamburg
Award on Conference
Best Research Award for Sayali Zarekar on IDS in Gifu, Japan
Award on Conference
Best Poster Award for Christian Rieck at PARTEC 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany
Award on Conference
Best poster award for Vesselin Idakiev at national conference
Award on Conference
Best Presentation Awards on Nordic Baltic Drying Conference 2015
ECCE 2015
27. September - 01. October 2015 in Nice, France
Granulation Workshop 2015
1st July - 3rd July 2015 in Sheffield, UK
University Course Drying 2016
29. March -- 01. April 2016 in Magdeburg
Extension of the Research Training Group 1554
Extension of the funding period for 4.5 years
Award on annual conference
Award for best poster presentation goes to Maryam Dadkhah
Modern Drying Technology Vol. 3
Prof. E. Tsotsas in CES Top 20 Reviewer 2010
Award on Asia Pacific Drying Conference
VDI Ehrenring für Jun.-Prof. Mirko Peglow
University Course Drying 2014
Fundamentals and Applications of Drying Technology