The University of Stuttgart, Technical University of Dortmund and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology are pleased to announce the SAFT 2017 conference held in Heidelberg, Germany between the 11th and 13th of May 2017. SAFT was established as versatile framework with extensive research and industrial applications.

The SAFT 2017 conference will be held May 11th – 13th 2017 at Kongresshalle in Heidelberg, Germany, and will facilitate oral as well as poster presentations from leading SAFT experts. In addition, the conference and associated social events will cultivate networking opportunities.

Online registration and abstract submission will be available after July 1st, 2016. The deadline for abstract submission is November 30th, 2016.


Phase equilibria

Modeling of polar & ionic liquids

Modeling of biological & complex mixtures

Interfacial phenomena

Non-equilibrium thermodynamics

Transport properties

Process simulation

Molecular simulations

Force-field development

You can download the call for papers here:
Submit an abstract:
Register for the SAFT 2017 conference:

Scientific committee

Important Dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission: November 30th, 2016 January 29th, 2017
  • Acceptance notice issued: December 31st, 2016 February 20th, 2017
  • Registration deadline: January 15th,2017 April 15th, 2017
  • Program distribution: March 1st, 2017
  • Conference: May 11th - 13th, 2017

Organizing committee

Conference office

SAFT 2017 conference office

Agnes Schmidtgen, Rolf Stierle

University of Stuttgart
Institute of Thermodynamics and Thermal Process Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Gross

Pfaffenwaldring 9
D-70569 Stuttgart

T +49 711 685-66103
F +49 711 685-66140

Image sources:

  • Old bridge and castle: Tobias Schwerdt, Heidelberg Marketing GmbH
  • Group picture: Rolf Stierle, Institute of Thermodynamics and Thermal Process Engineering, University of Stuttgart