James Buchholz

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Associate Faculty Research Engineer, IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering

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Joined the College of Engineering: 2008

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

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Experimental fluid dynamics
  • Image-based flow velocimetry
  • Flow visualization
  • Unsteady flows
  • Vortex-dominated flows
  • Bluff-body aerodynamics
Research areas
  • Unsteady aerodynamics of biologically-inspired air and underwater vehicles
  • Wind turbine aerodynamics
  • Transport processes around boulders and mussels in fluvial environments
  • Cardiovascular flows
James Buchholz
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

2440 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
United States