James H.J. Buchholz

James H.J. Buchholz

Assistant Faculty Research Engineer IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering

(319) 335-5935
2407 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
2008
Education: 
Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, 2006.
M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, 1997.
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, 1995.
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Experimental fluid dynamics, image-based flow velocimetry, flow visualization, unsteady flows, vortex-dominated flows, bluff-body aerodynamics.
Present Research Interests: 
Unsteady aerodynamics of biologically-inspired air and underwater vehicles, wind turbine aerodynamics, transport processes around boulders and mussels in fluvial environments, cardiovascular flows.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics; American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; American Society of Engineering Education; Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta.
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