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Engineering | Editors of "Springer Handbook of Experimental Fluid Mechanics"

Editors of "Springer Handbook of Experimental Fluid Mechanics"

Prof. Cameron Tropea 

Tropea, Cameron, Author
Prof. Tropea studied and worked in Toronto, Karlsruhe and Erlangen before taking the Chair of Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics at the Technical University of Darmstadt in 1997. His background is in experimental fluid mechanics and he has authored numerous book sections and journal publications on this subject. He is currently Editor of Experiments in Fluids from Springer-Verlag and was previously Editor-in-Chief of Measurement Science and Technology from IOP Publishing.

Prof. Alexander L. Yarin 

Yarin, Alexander, Author
Prof. Yarin studied and worked in Leningrad and Moscow before becoming Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in 1990. His background is in applied physics, fluid mechanics and rheology and he has authored a book and numerous journal publications.
Since 2005 Alexander Yarin is currently a Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Prof. John F. Foss 

Foss, John, F., Author
Prof. Foss received his BSME (1961), MSME (1962) and Ph.D. (1965) from Purdue University. He has been on the faculty at Michigan State University since 9/1964. He served as the NSF Program Director for Fluid Dynamics and Hydraulics (1998-2000). He has served as Associate Editor for Journal of Fluids Engineering (ASME) and the AIAA Journal; he is currently the North American and Special Issues/Features Editor for Measurement Science and Technology (IOPP). His research specialty is vorticity measurements. His research group addresses fundamental and applied problems in turbulent flows. The latter are primarily associated with automotive applications. He is a Fellow of ASME and the A.V. Humboldt Stiftung and a Chartered Physicist of the IOP. He holds 7 patents involving fluid mechanics.