Christoph Beckermann

University of Iowa Foundation Distinguished Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Director, Solidification Laboratory

Joined the College of Engineering: 1987

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Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 

  • American Society of Engineering Education
  • The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society
  • ASM International
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • American Foundry Society

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Thermal and fluid sciences
  • Metallurgy
Research areas
  • 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
 Christoph Beckermann
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1987
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1984
Vordiplom, Mechanical Engineering, University of Hannover, 1981

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