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John P. Abraham

Professor and Program Director, M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
Degree
Ph.D. University of Minnesota
Office
OSS 107
Phone
612-963-2169
Fax
651-962-6419
Mail
OSS 100
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105

Education

  • Ph.D. 2002, Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota
  • M.S. 1999, Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota
  • B.S. 1997, Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota

Career

Dr. Abraham is a professor of thermal sciences with special expertise in the following areas:

  • medical devices,
  • burn injuries,
  • heat transfer and fluid flow in the human body,
  • climate change,
  • energy generation in the developing world, and
  • fundamental heat transfer and fluid flow processes. 

He has produced approximately 350 publications, including peer-reviewed journal papers, books, book chapters, patents, and conference presentations. He has served as an expert witness in multiple intellectual property, personal injury, and product liability litigations.

Courses

  • Heat Transfer (ENGR 382)
  • Fluid Mechanics (ENGR 383)
  • Advanced Thermal Design (ETLS 591)
  • Finite Element Analysis (ETLS 777)


See John's C.V.  for Publications, Presentations and Patents (PDF file)

Fall 2019 Courses

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J-Term 2020 Courses

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