Nicole Wermuth leads the team “Combustion & Fuels” at the LEC GmbH. Nicole has a background in mechanical engineering and received her doctoral degree from the Technical University of Braunschweig. She worked as a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Michigan and later as a Senior Researcher at General Motors, focusing on the combustion system development for internal combustion engines. Prior to joining the LEC, Nicole worked on the development of large gas-, diesel- and dual fuel engines during her tenure at the GE Global Research Center. At the LEC she started as the tech lead of the Horizion2020 project HyMethShip.