Thomas S. Lundgren

Lundgren

Thomas S. Lundgren

Professor Emeritus (retired 2000),
Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics
Education

Ph.D., Fluid Mechanics, University of Minnesota, 1960
M.S., Aeronautical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1956
B.S., Aeronautical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1954

Professional Background

1966 - 2000: Professor Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota 
1963 - 1966: Associate Professor Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota 
1960 - 1963: Assistant Professor Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, University of Minnesota

Scientific & Professional Societies
American Physical Society
Institute for Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems - North and South America (ILASS-Americas)
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics (DFD) - Excecutive committee (1992-1994)
Research Interests

Professor Lundgren's research is focused on fluid mechanics of vorticity as applied to turbulence structure, rotating flows and numerical analysis, and fluid mechanics of composite fluids (multiphase flows).

Teaching Subjects
AEM 8201--Fluid Mechanics I
AEM 8203--Fluid Mechanics III
AEM 8216--Theory of Turbulence I
AEM 8217--Theory of Turbulence II
AEM 8880--Plan B Project
Honors and Awards

1994, Fellow of American Physical Society
2006, Fluid Dynamics Prize, American Physical Society 
2006, Outstanding Achievment Award, Regents University of Minnesota

Books

Lundgren, T. S. (2008). Turbulent scaling. Physics of Fluids, 20(3) 

Apte, S. V., Mahesh, K., & Lundgren, T. (2008). Accounting for finite-size effects in simulations of disperse particle-laden flows. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 34(3), 260-271

Lundgren, T. S., & Joseph, D. D. (2007). Symmetric model of capillary collapse and rupture (keynote). Paper presented at the 2007 Proceedings of the 5th Joint ASME/JSME Fluids Engineering Summer Conference, FEDSM 2007, , 1 SYMPOSIA(PART A) 569-576

Lundgren, T. S. (2007). Asymptotic analysis of the constant pressure turbulent boundary layer. Physics of Fluids, 19(5)

Apte, S. V., Mahesh, K., & Lundgren, T. (2006). Modeling finite-size effects in LES/DNS of two-phase flows