The aim of the Central States Section (CSS) is to assist in accomplishing the broad objectives of The Combustion Institute:
- by providing for closer and more frequent contacts between members residing in the geographic area of the Central United States, i.e., within the states of:
Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin
- by promoting the science and application of combustion
- to providing a single forum whereby the diverse scientific and engineering disciplines can be brought together to interchange information related to combustion science and applications.