H.S. Udaykumar

H.S. Udaykumar
(319) 384-0832
2408 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1999
Education: 
PhD, University of Florida, 1994.
MS, University of Florida, 1990.
Bachelor of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (Chennai), 1988.
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Computational fluid dynamics; Moving boundaries interacting with flows; Biofluid mechanics; Materials processing.
Present Research Interests: 
Development of accurate and flexible numerical methods for the simulation of three-dimensional flows in the presence of moving boundaries; broad areas of interest are phase change, multiphase/multimaterial flows and fluid-structure interactions. Applications include: 1. Biomedical flows: white blood cell mechanics, cardiovascular fluid mechanics.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Biomedical Engineering Society.