Collaboration on Committees

Prof. Dr.-Ing. H.-J. Kretzschmar works in the following international and national organizations:


  • Chairman of the German National Committee of the International Association for the Properties of Water and Steam (IAPWS)
  • Member of the Working Group "Thermo­physical Properties of Water and Steam" (TPWS) of the IAPWS
  • Member of the Working Group "Industrial Requirements and Solutions" (IRS) of the IAPWS
  • Voting Member on the "Technical Committee 1.1 Thermodynamics and Psychrometrics" of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Appointed member of the "Thermodynamics Committee" of the VDI Association of German Engineers, Energy and Environment
  • Speaker of the Facharbeitskreis Technische Thermodynamik Sachsen
  • Member of the German Society of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, DKV (Deutschen Kältetechnischen Vereins e.V.)
  • Member of the University and Science Association, VHW (Verband Hochschule und Wissenschaft)
  • Member of the Sponsorship Association of the Zittau/Goerlitz University of Applied Sciences