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Christoph Brehm, Ph.D.

  • Mechanical Engineering

Assistant Professor

Research Areas


183 RGAN


Aug. 2016– current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Oct. 2015–Aug. 2016: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Jan. 2012–Oct. 2015: Senior Research Scientist, STC, Advanced Supercomputing Division, Computational Aerosciences Branch, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA


Aerospace Engineering, Ph.D., 2011

Aerospace Engineering, M.S., 2006, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Aerospace Engineering, B.S. (equiv.) 2005, Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Research Interests: 

Coherent Structures

Homogeneous Turbulence

Microelectromechanical Systems

Scaling Wall-Bounded Flows

Turbulent Drag Reduction

Turbulent Flows

Unsteady Vortex Flows

Wake Turbulence

Wall Flows