prof.dr. J.G.M. (Hans) Kuerten - Expertise

Kuerten, prof.dr. J.G.M.
Address :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
P.O. Box 513
Chair :
Two-phase flows
Department :
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Section :
Multiphase & Reactive Flows
Positioncategory :
Professor (HGL)
Position :
Full Professor
Room :
GEM-Z 2.147
Tel :
+31 40-247 2362
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1978-1983: University of Utrecht, Theoretical Physics. Master Thesis: Elimination of fast variables from systems of differential equations. Supervisor: Prof.dr. N.G. van Kampen  1983-1987: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Department of Technical Physics, Ph.D. position. Thesis: 3He-4He II mixtures:Thermodynamic and Hydrodynamic Properties. Supervisors: Prof.dr. H.M. Gijsman, Prof.dr. A.T.A.M. de Waele; 1985: three months sabbatical at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA in the group of Prof.dr. J.T. Tough 1987-1998: University of Twente, Department of Applied Mathematics, Assistant Professor. Topics: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Turbulence, Numerical Methods 1995: three months sabbatical at Institute of Fluid Dynamics of Swiss Federal Institute for Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland in the group of Prof.dr. L. Kleiser  From 1998: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Associate Professor. Topics: Turbulence, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Two-phase flow

From 2010: Full Professor (0.2 f.t.e) Computational Multiscale Methods, Faculty EEMCS, University of Twente