Staffan Lundström
Staffan Lundström

Staffan Lundström

Professor, Ämnesföreträdare
Luleå tekniska universitet
Strömningslära
Strömningslära och experimentell mekanik
Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik
Staffan.Lundstrom@ltu.se
0920-492392
E802 Luleå

Employments

Current Employment

Professor in Fluid Mechanics May 2004 at Luleå University of Technology

The Professor of Fluid Mechanics at Luleå University of Technology (LTU) since 2008-07

Chair of Division of Fluid and Experimental Mechanics at LTU since 2011-03

 

Previous Employment

  • Professor, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden 040501 - 051231
  • Associate Professor, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden 000701 - 040430
  • Assistant Professor (Post-doc)Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden 961001 - 000703
  • Researcher Swedish Institute of Composites, Sweden 901101 - 960930
  • Engineer (part-time) Skellefteå hospital, Sweden 850401 - 911231

 

Parental Leave

One month during 2001

One month during 2005

Exams

  • PhD in Fluid Mechanics 27th February 1996 at Lulea University of Technology
    Thesis: Void formation and transport in manufacturing of polymer composites, 1996: 184D (ISSN 0348-8373). The Research was carried out at the Swedish Institute of Composites (SICOMP) Supervisers were Rikard Gebart and Håkan Gustavsson.
  • Docent in Polymeric Materials January 2001 at Chalmers University of Technology
    Title of presentation: Liquid flow through fibre networks: Simple or complex?
  • Professor in Fluid Mechanics May 2004 at Luleå University of Technology
    Title of presentation: Fluid flow with fibre networks: Simple or complex?

Supervision

Main supervisor of PhD-students (additional as co-supervisor)

 

Student

Start

Lic

PhD

Title of thesis/project

Johan Håkanson

99-03

00-06

-

Liquid permeability of fibrous porous solids

Magnus Andersson

00-06

Yes

03-05

Visualisation of composites manufacturing

Daniel Marjavaara

01-11

Yes

06-11

CFD driven optimization of hydraulic turbine….

Markus Nordlund

03-02

Yes

06-11

Permeability modelling and particle deposition mechanisms

T. Odenberger

03-05

05-06

-

Compression Moulding of SMC, Visualisation….

Patrik Pettersson

03-03

06-06

09-06

Fluid flow through and deformation of wood fiber networks

Gunnar Hellström

05-02

07-02

09-11

Internal erosion in embankment dams: fluid flow through and..

Sofie Högberg

06-06

08-05

10-12

Modeling nanofiber transport and deposition in human airways

Anna-Lena Ljung

06-06

08-05

10-12

Modeling drying of iron ore pellets

Torbjörn Green

07-09

09-10

11-10

Particle image velocimetry in practice

Amir Jourak

09-02

11-06

13-03

Modeling flow and solute transport in packed beds Beds: Applications in On-site Wastewater Treatment Systems

Anders Andersson

08-06

10-11

13-06

Free surface flow in regulated rivers

Ida Jansson

09-02

10-10

13-09

The effect of flowing water on turbine rotor vibrations

Jimmy Olsson

08-02

10-11

13-10

Compression moulding of SMC : experiments and simulation

Sofia Larsson

09-02

11-09

13-12

Aerodynamics of grate kiln: Fundamentals

Reine Granström

09-06

12-03

-

Modelling the Aerodynamics of Iron Ore Pelletizing Kilns

Per Burström

09-06

12-03

14-06

CFD Mod. of the SNCR Process in Iron Ore Grate-Kiln Plant

S Khayamyan

09-09

13-06

-

Fundamentals of flow through porous media

Samir Kumar Das

10-01

13-12

-

Ground water flows

Ammar Hazim Zaber

11-02

13-12

-

Pneumatic flow of bio-fuels

Elise Holmstedt

13-01

14-03

-

Flow of non-spherical particles

 

 

 

 

Guidance of post-docs, research assistants and researchers

 

 

PhD

Start

Until

Main subject

L-G Westerberg

07-10

11-10

Grease rheology

Elianne Lindmark

08-12

10-12

Advanced experimental techniques in fluid mechanics

Vilnis Frishfelds

09-01

11-12

Modelling of particulate systems

Gunnar Hellström

10-01

On-going

Free surface and porous media flow

Anna-Lena Ljung

11-01

On-going

Convective heat and mass transfer

 

 

 

 

Paper statistics (2014-09-02)

 

> 250 papers of which 95 accepted in journals with peer review system, 2 Book chapters

Web of Science:                 Times cited = 844              h-index = 18

Scopus:                               Times cited = 1003             h-index = 18

Google Scholar:                 Times cited = 1482            h-index = 20

External boards and panels

  • Member of the Swedish National Committee for Theoretical and App Mech, 2003-01-2008-12.
  • Secretary in the Swedish National Committee for Theoretical and App Mech, 2005-01-2008-12.
  • Member of the SICOMP AB board 2003-09-2006-03.
  • Member of Scientific Council, Nanofun-poly European Netw. of Ex. 2004-2008.
  • Member of the Faste Laboratory (A VINNOVA centre of Excellence) Executive committee 2007-01-.
  • Member of the evaluation panel for Mech Eng, Swedish Research Council 2007.
  • Member of the Int expert group for upstream migrating salmon, Umeriver 2007-2010.
  • Member of Swedish hydro power centre steering group on turbines and generators 2009-.
  • Swedish representative in IUTAMs general assembly 2009-.
  • One of eleven PIs in StandUp for energy, 2010-.

 

Assessment Committees and other Evaluations

  • Six positions at Universities,
  • About 25 PhD-thesis (in six countries),
  • About 10 Licentiate-thesis,
  • Applications to the Swedish Research Council,
  • Application to the German Research Foundation and EPSRC UK,
  • Reviewer for a large number of journals.
  • The Volvo industrial PhD-student programme.

 

 

 

 

 

Internal duties and teaching

 

  • Member of the course committee for the School of Mechanical Engineering at Chalmers, 2000.
  • Completed LMI-course on Personal leadership November (2003). “Mentor programme” ongoing.
  • Completed three courses on pedagogical developments/supervising students.
  • Contributed to a successful application to a new nursery programme on radiography at Ltu, 2001.
  • Paper on implementation of journals in course in European Journal of Engineering Education.
  • Examiner/lecturer in composite materials, turbomachinery, applied mechanics, hydrodynamics, computational fluid mechanics, advanced fluid mechanics and several PhD courses.
  • Supervisor/examiner of a large numberf of student diploma works.
  • Project co-ordinator of a Nordic project (Nordic Industrial Fund) on composites with 11 industries and 4 institutes, Composites with RTM, 950201-960930.
  • Project co-ordinator of a Nordic project (nordtest) on measurement of the in-plane permeability with 4 partners, 970901-980831.
  • Responsible for research education at the Dep. of App. Phys. & Mech. Eng. about 100 PhD-students 2005-2008.
  • Member of the Executive committee of Dep of App Phys and Mech Eng, LTU 2007-08-2010-12.
  • Member of the Executive committee of Dep of Eng. Sci. and Math, LTU 2011-03-
  • Member of the board of Luleå University of Technology, 2011-02-.
  • Scientific director of the Research and innovation area “Smart Machines and Materials” 2013-04-

Responsibilities at conferences

  • Responsible for “Svenska mekanikdagar” 2007 in Luleå, Head of organisation Commitee.
  • Member of the Scientific Committee for: the 4th Int. Scientific Colloquium on Modelling for Material Processing, Riga, June 8-9, (2006)., the 2nd Int. Symp. on “Nanostructured and Functional Polymer-based Materials and Nanocomposites”, Lyon, France, May 29-31 (2006), the 3rd Int. Symp. on “Nanostructured and Functional Polymer- based Materials and Nanocomposites”, Corfu, Greece, May 13-15 (2007), the 9th Int. Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials, Montréal, Canada, July 10-14 (2008), the 6th Int. Scientific Colloquium on Modelling for Material Processing, Riga, Sept 16-17, (2010).
  • Member of the Local Organising Committee for ECCM-13, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2-5 (2008)

International Collaborations (examples)

 

  • Australia: Prof John Sheridan, Monash University, flow down-stream a fish attraction channel, formation of vortices(2010 – present): Prof Graham Nathan University of Adelaide, combustion and flow (2008 – present)
  • Latvia: Prof Andris Jacovics, Latvian University, Docent Vilnis Frishfelds, Leipaja University, flow in porous media (2003-present)
  • US: Prof Jonathan Freund, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign fibre orientation (2007 – 2010)
  • Korea: Prof Wook Ryol Hwang, Gyeongsang National University, multiphase flow, 2012-, Prof Dong-Hyan Kim, Gyeongsang National University, multiphase flow, 2012-, wind-power
  • The Netherlands, Prof. Piet Lugt,SKF, Grease Rheology
     

Private Milestones

  • Married (-99), children (-98), (-00) and (-04)
  • First goal in Senior football-team Burträsk IK, (-83) The Swedish Cup. 1.56.03, 800m, Gävle, (-87). 2.04.43, Lidingöloppet, 30 km, (-89). 6.44.14, Vasaloppet, 90 km, (-95).
  • Asta Kask Jönköping (-84), Roskilde festival, (-86). U2, Josua Tree Tour at the hippodrome in Paris (-87).

Publikationer

Artikel i tidskrift

Modelling the Evaporation Rate in an Impingement Jet Dryer with Multiple Nozzles (2017)

Ljung. A, Andersson. R, Andersson. A, Lundström. S, Eriksson. M
International Journal of Chemical Engineering, ISSN: 1687-806X, Vol. 2017
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Discrete and continuous modelling of convective heat transport in a thin porous layer of mono sized spheres (2017)

Burström. P, Frishfelds. V, Ljung. A, Lundström. T, Marjavaara. D
Heat and Mass Transfer, ISSN: 0947-7411, Vol. 53, nr. 1, s. 151-160
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Experimental and Simulation Validation of ABHE for Disinfection of Legionella in Hot Water Systems (2017)

Altorkmany. L, Kharseh. M, Ljung. A, Lundström. S
Applied Thermal Engineering, ISSN: 1359-4311, Vol. 116, s. 253-265
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Study the Flow behind a Semi-Circular Step Cylinder (Laser Doppler Velocimetry (LDV) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)) (2017)

Bin Asad. S, Lundström. S, Andersson. A
Energies, ISSN: 1996-1073, Vol. 10, nr. 3
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Effects of the inlet angle on the collection efficiency of a cyclone with helical-roof inlet (2017)

Misiulia. D, Andersson. A, Lundström. S
Powder Technology, ISSN: 0032-5910, Vol. 305, s. 48-55
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Large Eddy Simulation Investigation of an Industrial Cyclone Separator Fitted with a Pressure Recovery Deswirler (2017)

Misiulia. D, Andersson. A, Lundström. S
Chemical Engineering & Technology, ISSN: 0930-7516, Vol. 40, nr. 4, s. 709-718
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Soot reduction in an entrained flow gasifier of biomass by active dispersion of fuel particles (2017)

Göktepe. B, Umeki. K, Hazim. A, Lundström. S, Gebart. R
Fuel, ISSN: 0016-2361, Vol. 201, s. 111-117
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Numerical Investigation of Turbulent Flow through Rectangular and Biconvex Shaped Trash Racks (2017)

Åkerstedt. H, Eller. S, Lundström. S
Engineering, ISSN: 1947-3931, Vol. 9, nr. 5, s. 412-426
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Numerical simulations of lubricating grease flow in a rectangular channel with- and without restrictions (2017)

Sarkar. C, Westerberg. L, Höglund. E, Lundström. S
Tribology Transactions, ISSN: 1040-2004
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Lubricating grease flow in a double restriction seal geometry (2017)

Westerberg. L, Sarkar. C, Farré. J, Lundström. S, Höglund. E
Tribology letters, ISSN: 1023-8883, Vol. 65, nr. 3
Artikel i tidskrift

Flow in thin domains with a microstructure (2017)

Almqvist. A, Fabricius. J, Lundström. S, Wall. P
AIP Conference Proceedings, ISSN: 0094-243X, Vol. 1798
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Measurements of Transitional and Turbulent Flow in a Randomly Packed Bed of Spheres with Particle Image Velocimetry (2017)

Khayamyan. S, Lundström. S, Hellström. G, Gren. P, Lycksam. H
Transport in Porous Media, ISSN: 0169-3913, Vol. 116, nr. 1, s. 413-431
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Transitional and Turbulent Flow in a Bed of Spheres as Measured with Stereoscopic Particle Image Velocimetry (2017)

Khayamyan. S, Lundström. S, Gren. P, Lycksam. H, Hellström. G
Transport in Porous Media, ISSN: 0169-3913, Vol. 117, nr. 1, s. 45-67
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A General Macroscopic Model for Turbulent Flow in Porous Media (2017)

Jouybari. N, Maerefat. M, Lundström. S, Eshagh Nimvari. M, Gholami. Z
Journal of Fluids Engineering - Trancactions of The ASME, ISSN: 0098-2202
Artikel i tidskrift

Heat and mass transfer boundary conditions at the surface of a heated sessile droplet (2017)

Ljung. A, Lundström. S
Heat and Mass Transfer, ISSN: 0947-7411
Artikel i tidskrift

Experimental study of the flow past submerged half-cylinders (2017)

Bin Asad. S, Lundström. S, Andersson. A
AIP Conference Proceedings, ISSN: 0094-243X, Vol. 1851
Artikel i tidskrift

Influence of Inertial Particles on Turbulence Characteristics in Outer and Near Wall Flow as Revealed with High Resolution PIV (2016)

Hazim. A, Lundström. S, Hellström. G
Journal of Fluids Engineering - Trancactions of The ASME, ISSN: 0098-2202, Vol. 138, nr. 9
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Modeling Transport and Deposition Efficiency of Oblate and Prolate Nano- and Micro-particles in a Virtual Model of the Human Airway (2016)

Holmstedt. E, Åkerstedt. H, Lundström. S, Högberg. S
Journal of Fluids Engineering - Trancactions of The ASME, ISSN: 0098-2202, Vol. 138, nr. 8
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A validated CFD model for prediction of selective non-catalytic reduction of nitric oxide by cyanuric acid (2016)

Burström. P, Antos. D, Lundström. T, Marjavaara. D
Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, An International Journal, ISSN: 1468-4349, Vol. 16, nr. 2, s. 108-117
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Simulation of the flow field in an iron ore pelletizing kiln (2016)

Larsson. S, Marjavaara. D, Lundström. S
Minerals & metallurgical processing, ISSN: 0747-9182, Vol. 33, nr. 3, s. 144-148