Lisa Prahl Wittberg

Associate Professor, Docent
Phone: +46 8 790 75 80
Fax: +46 8 723 04 75
E-mail: prahl@mech.kth.se
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 Courses .

CourseProg.TitleKTH Info
SG1220 CMAST Teknisk stömningsmekanik/Fluid Mechanics for Engineers SG1220
SG1220 CDEPR Teknisk stömningsmekanik/Fluid Mechanics for Engineers SG1220


Please note that this list might not be complete. Follow each article link for additional authors.

2016Drop deformation and breakup in flows with shear
Chem. Eng. Sci 140 319-329 (Published)
2015Effects of aortic irregularities on blood flow
Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology   (Published)
2015Non-Newtonian perspectives on pulsatile blood-analog flows in a 180° curved artery model
Physics of Fluids 27  (Published)
2014Atherosclerotic indicators for blood-like fluids in 90-degree arterial-like bifurcations
Computers in Biology and Medicine 50 56-69 (Published)
2014Drop deformation and breakup
Int. J. Multiphase Flow   (Accepted)
2014Hydrodynamic alignment and assembly of nano-fibrillated cellulose resulting in strong cellulose filaments
Nature Communications 5  (Published)
2013The impact of aortic arch geometry on flow characteristics
51st AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting, Jan 2-10, 2013, Dallas, Texas, USA   (Published)
2013Scenarios of droplet deformation and breakup
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Rheology of red blood cell flow in large geometries
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Hydrodynamic alignment of nano-fibrillated cellulose in extensional flow
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Effect of fibres on hydrodynamic stability in a curved rotating channel
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Effect of fibrils on curvature- and rotation-induced hydrodynamic stability
Acta Mechanica   (Published)
2013Measurement of width and streakiness of particle streaks in turbulent flows
Experiments in fluids 54  (Published)
2013Wall shear stress variations and unsteadiness of pulsatile blood-like flows in 90-degree bifurcations
Computers in Biology and Medicine 43 1025-1036 (Published)
2013Bridging Chemical Dosage, Mixing Quality and Variability in Paper Sheet
PaperCon 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, April 27 - May 1, 2013.   (Published)
2012Flow conditions in the groovs of a LC-refiner
Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 27 173-183 (Published)
2011Haemodynamics 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   (Published)
2010Dynamic interaction of fixed dual spheres for several configurations and inflow conditions
European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 29 43-52 (Published)
2010Hydrodynamic interaction among multiple spherical particles
7th Int. Conf. on Multiphase Flow, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA   (Published)
2010Fibre Streaks in Wall Bounded Turbulent Flow
7th Int. Conf. on Multiphase Flow, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA   (Published)
2010Streak Formation and Fibre Orientation in Near Wall Turbulent Fibre Suspension Flow
ERCOFTAC bulletin 84  (Published)
2009Interaction between two spheres placed in tandem arrangement in steady and pulsating flow
Int. J. Multiphase Flow 35 963-969 (Published)
2009Importance 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 (Published)
2008Sphere wake dynamics
2nd Int. Conf. on Jets, Wakes and Separated Flows, Sept 16-19, 2008, Berlin, Germany   (Published)
2007On the interaction between two fixed spherical particles.
Int. J. Multiphase Flow 33 707–725 (Published)
2007The 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   (Published)
2006Interaction among droplets in a uniform flow at intermediate Reynolds numbers
44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Jan 9-12, 2006, Reno, Nevada, USA   (Published)
2005A 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   (Published)