University of Iowa Foundation Distinguished Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Director, Solidification Laboratory
2402 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering:
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1987.
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1984.
Vordiplom, Mechanical Engineering, University of Hannover, 1981.
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 Society of Engineering Education
The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Foundry Society
Special Fields of Knowledge:
Thermal and fluid sciences