Steam Reformer

Monotube Steam Reformer

Single tube pilot plant for catalytic conversion of methane / natural gas with steam in a packed bed


  • direct evaporator for accurate adjustment oft he S/C-ratio
  • variation oft he heat flow profile possible through eight separate heating zones in the reaction zone (total: 9 kWel)
  • automated operation possible



Dr.-Ing. Katharina Großmann

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Lehrstuhl für Energieverfahrenstechnik