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Professor / Prodekan for forskning TN
Hjertager, Bjørn { "honorific-suffix": "Professor / Prodekan for forskning TN", "fn": "Hjertager, Bjørn", "tel": "Telephone: +47 5183 1807", "email": "" }

Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Department Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science
Room KE E-232
Notes From August 2012: Professor of Fluid Dynamics and Vice-Dean of Research

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Hjertagers background is Process/Chemical Engineering, Fluid Mechanics and Transport Processes with research area related to Industrial Fluid Flow Processes, both computational and experimental studies.

His research the last 15-20 years has been directed towards the following areas:

- Multiphase Chemical Reactors

- Chemical Reactions in Turbulent Flows

- Combustion Hazards

In his field of expertise he has in the last years given courses in:

- Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer (BSc level)

- Transport Processes (MSc level)

- Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) (MSc level given in Norway, Denmark and Italy)

- Computational multi-Fluid Dynamics (CmFD) (PhD level given in Norway, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands and Italy)

- Modeling of Chemical and Physical systems (MSc level)

- Consequences from Release of Flammable Materials (MSc level)

More details of the topics and succesful PhD's may be found on the homepage of his former Research Group at Aalborg University Esbjerg (AAUE):

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