B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Iceland, 1980
Sc.M., Brown University, Division of Engineering, 1982
Ph.D., Brown University, Division of Engineering, 1985
Professional Activities and Recognitions
Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Computational Physics
Fellow of the American Physical Society
Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Computational Mechanics Award from the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2005
WPI Sigma Xi Outstanding Senior Faculty Research Award, 2006
ASME Fluids Engineering Award, 2012
Multiphase and Free Surface Flows
Phase Changes, including Boiling and Solidification
Vortex Flows and Combustion
J. Lu and G. Tryggvason.
Dynamics of nearly spherical bubbles in a turbulent channel upflow.
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 732 (2013), 166-189.
G. Tryggvason, S. Dabiri, B. Aboulhasanzadeh and J. Lu.
Multiscale Considerations in DNS of Multiphase Flows.
Invited Article. Physics of Fluids. 031302 (2013);
B. Aboulhasanzadeh, S. Thomas, M. Taeibi-Rahni, and G. Tryggvason.
Multiscale computations of mass transfer from buoyant bubbles.
Chemical Engineering Science 75 (2012) 456-467.
G. Tryggvason, R. Scardovelli and S. Zaleski.
Direct Numerical Simulations of Gas-Liquid Multiphase Flows.
Cambridge University Press, 2011.
A. Prosperetti and G. Tryggvason (editors and main contributors).
Computational Methods for Multiphase Flow.
Cambridge University Press, 2007. Paperback edition 2009.
Reviewed in: J. Fluid Mech., 603 (2008), 474-475;
Int'l. J. Multiphase Flow, 34 (2008), 1096-1097.