Theodore (Ted) J. Heindel

Theodore (Ted) Heindel is a CBiRC affiliate and a professor (Bergles Professor of Thermal Science and University Professor) in the Iowa State University Mechanical Engineering Department. Learn more about Dr. Heindel and his work at Iowa State University in his departmental profile.

Research Interests

  • X-ray flow visualization
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Multiphase flow hydrodynamics
  • Gas-liquid, gas-solid, and gas-liquid-solid multiphase flows
  • Gas-liquid mass transfer
  • Particle-particle mixing and granular flows


Dr. Heindel received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (1994) and his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (1990) from Purdue University, and his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1988).