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Lisa Prahl Wittberg

Associate Professor, Docent
Phone: +46 8 790 75 80
Fax: +46 8 723 04 75
WWW: Personal homepage
Room: 2516 Osquars backe 18


Docent in Fluid Mechanics/Multiphase Flows 2014, KTH
PhD in Fluid Mechanics 2007, Lund University
Licentiate of Engineering in Fluid Mechanics 2006, Lund University
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering 2004, Lund University

Professional history

Associate Professor at KTH Mechanics, 2015-
Assistant Professor at KTH Mechanics, 2014-2015
Research Associate at KTH Mechanics, 2009-2014
PostDoc at KTH Mechanics, 2008-2009
Researcher, Lund University, 2008
PhD student, Dept. of Energy Sciences/Div. Fluid Mechanics, Lund University, 2004-2007

Teaching activity

Leader for the following list of courses.
For the complete list of courses at mechanics, see the course page

CourseProg. TitleStudiehandbok
SG1220  Teknisk stömningsmekanik/Fluid Mechanics for Engineers [swe] [eng]


Please note that this list might not be complete. Follow each article link for additional authors.
Year Title
2016 Drop deformation and breakup in flows with shear
Chem. Eng. Sci 140 319-329
2015 Effects of aortic irregularities on blood flow
Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology  
2015 Non-Newtonian perspectives on pulsatile blood-analog flows in a 180° curved artery model
Physics of Fluids 27 
2014 Atherosclerotic indicators for blood-like fluids in 90-degree arterial-like bifurcations
Computers in Biology and Medicine 50 56-69
2014 Drop deformation and breakup
Int. J. Multiphase Flow  
2014 Hydrodynamic alignment and assembly of nano-fibrillated cellulose resulting in strong cellulose filaments
Nature Communications 5 
2013 The impact of aortic arch geometry on flow characteristics
51st AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting, Jan 2-10, 2013, Dallas, Texas, USA  
2013 Scenarios of droplet deformation and breakup
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Rheology of red blood cell flow in large geometries
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Hydrodynamic alignment of nano-fibrillated cellulose in extensional flow
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Effect of fibres on hydrodynamic stability in a curved rotating channel
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Effect of fibrils on curvature- and rotation-induced hydrodynamic stability
Acta Mechanica  
2013 Measurement of width and streakiness of particle streaks in turbulent flows
Experiments in fluids 54 
2013 Wall shear stress variations and unsteadiness of pulsatile blood-like flows in 90-degree bifurcations
Computers in Biology and Medicine 43 1025-1036
2013 Bridging Chemical Dosage, Mixing Quality and Variability in Paper Sheet
PaperCon 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, April 27 - May 1, 2013.  
2012 Flow conditions in the groovs of a LC-refiner
Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 27 173-183
2011 Haemodynamics in a 3D 90-degree bifurcation
Proc. of the ECCOMAS Thematic International Conference on Simulation and Modeling of Biological Flows (SIMBIO 2011), Sept. 21 -23, 2011, VUB, Brussels, Belgium  
2010 Dynamic interaction of fixed dual spheres for several configurations and inflow conditions
European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 29 43-52
2010 Hydrodynamic interaction among multiple spherical particles
7th Int. Conf. on Multiphase Flow, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA  
2010 Fibre Streaks in Wall Bounded Turbulent Flow
7th Int. Conf. on Multiphase Flow, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA  
2010 Streak Formation and Fibre Orientation in Near Wall Turbulent Fibre Suspension Flow
ERCOFTAC bulletin 84 
2009 Interaction between two spheres placed in tandem arrangement in steady and pulsating flow
Int. J. Multiphase Flow 35 963-969
2009 Importance of Paranasal Sinuses in Computational Modeling of Nasal Airflow.
47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Jan 5-8, 2009, Orlando, Florida, USA AIAA 2009-772 10 pages
2008 Sphere wake dynamics
2nd Int. Conf. on Jets, Wakes and Separated Flows, Sept 16-19, 2008, Berlin, Germany  
2007 On the interaction between two fixed spherical particles.
Int. J. Multiphase Flow 33 707–725
2007 The interaction among two fixed spherical particles in an oscillatory flow
5th Conf. on Bluff Body Wakes and Vortex-Induced Vibrations, Dec 12-15, 2007, Bahia, Brazil  
2006 Interaction among droplets in a uniform flow at intermediate Reynolds numbers
44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Jan 9-12, 2006, Reno, Nevada, USA  
2005 A study of the dynamics of dual-particles settling close to a vertical wall
4th Int. Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, June 27-29, 2005, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA  
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Last changed: 2006-08-24