Christoph Beckermann

Christoph Beckermann

University of Iowa Foundation Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

(319) 335-5681
2402 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1987
Education: 
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1987.
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1984.
Vordiplom, Mechanical Engineering, University of Hannover, 1981.
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Thermal and fluid sciences; metallurgy.
Present Research Interests: 
Solidification of metal alloys and composites; transport phenomena in multi-phase, multi-component systems; heat and mass transfer in buoyancy driven systems and in porous media.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; American Society of Engineering Education; The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society; ASM International; American Society of Mechanical Engineering.