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https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Patricia-Weisensee.aspx112Patricia Weisensee<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Weisensee_Patty.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />​Assistant ProfessorPatricia Weisensee - Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science - Studies the interactions of liquids and solids for energy applications<span style="font-size: 0.9em;">​​PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016<br/></span><span style="font-size: 0.9em;">Dipl.-Ing., Technical University Munich, 2013<br/></span><span style="font-size: 0.9em;">MS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011</span> <div> <span style="font-size: 0.9em;"><br/></span></div><div> <span style="font-size: 0.9em;"><br/></span></div><p>  <a href="https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=0oqBHGIAAAAJ&hl=de"><img src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/gscholar.png" alt="" style="margin: 0px 0px -5px;"/> Google Scholar</a></p>http://sites.wustl.edu/weisensee<p>​Assistant Professor</p><h3>Expertise<br/></h3><p>Experimental thermo-fluid dynamics using high speed imaging, including phase change heat transfer, droplet impact, wetting, and capillary transport in porous media<br/></p><h3>Research</h3><p>Patricia Weisensee’s work focuses on the interaction of liquids and micro- and nanostructured solids. Her research is both fundamental and applied and spans a wide range of applications in the fluid and thermal sciences, from droplet impact over phase change heat transfer, to electronics cooling.</p><h3>​Biography </h3><p>Professor Weisensee joined Washington University in St. Louis as an assistant professor in January 2017. She earned a doctorate in mechanical engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) in December 2016. Weisensee earned a Diplom-Ingenieur (B.S. + M.S.) in mechanical engineering with high distinction from TU Munich, Germany, in 2013, where she was awarded the Siemens Energy Award for her work on condensing steam bubbles in subcooled flowing water. During her Diplom studies, she was a fellow of the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes). Weisensee also holds a master’s in materials sciences from UIUC (2011).</p><img alt="" src="/Profiles/ResearchImages/Weisensee_research_2017.JPG?RenditionID=13" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /><p>314-935-7951<br/><a href="mailto:p.weisensee@wustl.edu">p.weisensee@wustl.edu</a><br/>Green Hall, Room 3156​</p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-wpbox" contenteditable="false"><div class="ms-rtestate-notify ms-rtestate-read b7380be5-0edc-4615-87a9-76812a0f15d4" id="div_b7380be5-0edc-4615-87a9-76812a0f15d4" unselectable="on"></div><div id="vid_b7380be5-0edc-4615-87a9-76812a0f15d4" unselectable="on" style="display: none;"></div></div>

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