Chania22: Benjamin Witzel

GPPS Chania22: Panelist

Dr. Benjamin Witzel

Benjamin Witzel holds a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering in the field of the application of advanced diagnostics to gas turbine combustion systems. Working for Siemens since 2013, Benjamin was the technical lead for the development of different combustion systems incl. the latest system for the new SGTX-9000HL frame and a new combustion technology for 100% H2 combustion. Recently, Benjamin was appointed as Head of Fuel Flexibility and Hydrogen within the Siemens Energy New Technologies department. Furthermore, Benjamin is the chairman of the German research network AG Turbo.


Dr. Benjamin Witzel

Combustion Manager,
Siemens Energy


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