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Jos Derksen
Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
University of Alberta
Edmonton AB, Canada T6G 2V4
June 2013: I have moved to the School of Engineering of the University of Aberdeen (Scotland, UK)
I will stay on as an Adjunct Professor with the UAlberta and my @ualberta email will remain active

My UAlberta web pages will not be updated anymore
My new web pages can be found at

office: ECERF 7-028

email     jos@ualberta.ca
phone    +1 780 492 5267

Jos Derksen on Google Scholar
Research interests
Meso-scale simulations of solid-liquid suspensions

- Direct simulation of dense suspensions
- Particles in non-Newtonian liquids
- Aggregation & breakage
- Suspensions of non-spherical particles
- Two-way meso-macro coupling

Turbulent & transitional flow in process equipment
- Large-eddy & direct numerical simulations
- Mixing & separation
- Non-Newtonian mixing

- Mobilizing density stratified systems
- Solid-liquid mixing

Multiphase lattice Boltzmann simulations for liquid-liquid systems
- Mesoscopic modeling of transport phenomena
- Direct numerical simulations at the meso-scale
- Coupling between meso and macro scales

View from the office, December 24, 2009                                                                                    April 1, 2010
June 25, 2010                                                                                                                                        September 27, 2010        Looking west, pictures taken around noon